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Serendipity Restaurant

Freesia Avenue, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
+27 44 877 0433
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good8%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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African, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Freesia Avenue, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

Visiting from overseas, I had to trust other diners’ testimonies on the internet, before deciding on the right restaurants to book for our South African trip. Serendipity came very high among the Garden route restaurants so. Naturally, we came with high expectations. The ambiance, dining...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our entire dining experience at Serendipity. The food was unusual with combinations of flavours that we are not familiar with in the UK. The balance of the dishes was excellent. We went for the suggested wine pairings and the descriptions of the...More

Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Always very good food and professional service with friendly staff.... Every time is a real pleasure to have a dinner there.....

Thank ManuGuerrero
Reviewed 22 January 2018

I have been meaning to go to Serendipity for many years and finally, to celebrate a special occasion, I got round to booking. It was a real treat. excellent food and service, wonderful unusual wine pairing and an atmosphere that is appropriate for being on...More

Thank Sabine L
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

We had the 5 course tasting menu which had some really interesting options including tongue and springbok - the latter can be particularly recommended as it was so tender. It also caters for vegetarians. Rudolf and Lizette(?) gave us a very warm welcome, Rudolf spent...More

Thank Andyange2015
Reviewed 20 January 2018

Excellent food with great wine pairings in a lovely setting. Enthusiastic and friendly staff and the taxi service is very convenient.

1  Thank GooseDown
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Rudolf was at the door to great us and proved to be the perfect host ,his enthusiasm was boundless and he captivated us with his description as to how he had caught the fish on the menu with a spear! A five course meal but...More

Thank Dorlcote
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Great spot run by a very friendly couple. The food was excellent, and the setting beautiful on the river edge. Fine dining in a relaxed atmosphere. I would definitely come again when next staying in the area.

Thank patowatts
Reviewed 13 January 2018

Not my first visit, and definitely not my last to Serendipity. Everything is perfect, the attention to detail, service, setting, food, wine, and far out do the top restaurants in Cape Town.

Thank 247LiveLife
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Outstanding from the pick up at our guest house to the return by the chef himself. Food and service at the highest level. We will be back and plan to stay overnight in Wilderness only to be able to dine here. I guess that says...More

Thank nanouLuxembourg
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27 December 2017|
Response from Sue53_11 | Reviewed this property |
Serendepity is only open for dinner - they don’t do lunch at all.
18 April 2017|
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Response from Victoria80465 | Reviewed this property |
It isn't a fancy restaurant but you would feel more comfortable in something better than sportswear. Comfortable but dressed up a little would be most appropriate. The setting is a personal home turned B and B. Very friendly... More
17 April 2017|
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Response from 100Champagne | Reviewed this property |
Good day, You can book online via email and if you have any questions or need confirmation they respond quite quickly. Furthermore you could call them as well to get an immidiate reply. Hope ghat helps! :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Freesia Avenue, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Wilderness
  • Phone Number: +27 44 877 0433
  • E-mail
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