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Glen Carlou Vineyards

Exit 47, off the N1 | Simondium Road, Klapmuts, Cape Town Central 7625, South Africa
+27 21 875 5528
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Birthday lunch

We went to the restaurant at Glen Carlou, for my wife’s birthday. The food was heavenly, the best... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
via mobile
Excellent wines

Thank you to Tarone, (sorry, not sure of the spelling), the wine server who made our wine tasting... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2018
Nicole B
via mobile
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Glen Carlou's custom-designed cellar features an open-plan inner arena where visitors have the opportunity to gain insight into the vintner's art. To delight the eye, our attractive, wood-beamed tasting room offers panoramic views of the Paarl Valley and the Drakenstein Mountains in the distance. To reward the palate, a variety of memorable wines can be savoured. Visit us soon!
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  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Exit 47, off the N1 | Simondium Road, Klapmuts, Cape Town Central 7625, South Africa
+27 21 875 5528

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the restaurant at Glen Carlou, for my wife’s birthday. The food was heavenly, the best food we had tasted for a while and the views are absolutely stunning I highly recommend the Pork Belly, it is so tender that you don’t even...More

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Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Thank you to Tarone, (sorry, not sure of the spelling), the wine server who made our wine tasting experience even better. She was so helpful and knowledgeable. Lovely venue with beautiful views, an elegant art gallery and some of the best wines in Stellenbosch. Although...More

Thank Nicole B
Reviewed 4 January 2018

We were on a private wine tasting tour with Camino Wine Tours (we highly recommend them) and after our stop at the Anthonij Rupert Tasting Room, our guide said we needed to see Glen Carlou so she drove us there. What a beautiful tasting room...More

Thank NV_Travelers_77
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We recently visited Glen Carlou and had a very good time doing a tasting as well as a lunch. I can certainly recommend both as the staff were extremely friendly and very professional. On top of everything else they have a view second to none.

Thank Jaco l
Reviewed 31 December 2017

we had a fabulous lunch a year ago. we came yesterday, we were 11 people. we tried to do wine tasting. the staff was distracted, when they poured the top chardonnay, i kept saying that i did not like the taste, then i decided it...More

Thank nicolas s
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

I was highly recommend to visit this wine farm, and I wasn’t disappointed! The views are beautiful💗and the wines are fantastic. Zalene was so informative, I learnt so much about the wines. Absolutely delicious.

Thank Lynda G
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

The staff were wonderful and presented the 5 wines in a very detailed way! Great variety of wine tastings.

Thank Megan W
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

We ambled onto the Glen Carlou estate on Sunday afternoon searching for the best Chardonnay in the Valley and boy what a find. After tasting 5 varieties of Chardonnay and Pinot Noir we bashfully asked if we could get a table for lunch. As usual...More

Thank Marion G
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Great tasting and food enjoyed it so much, a farm to visit again! We were taken through the cellar showed the new eggs were wine mature what an experience. Staff were very friendly and know what to do!

Thank Amelia v
Reviewed 20 September 2017

I visited the restaurant on Saturday 16 September with my family to celebrate my mother's birthday. What special afternoon we had, the food was delicious, the Lamb was a hit and so was the pork belly. I thoroughly enjoyed the Merlot with the lamb, Sauvignon...More

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