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Serendipity Restaurant

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Freesia Avenue, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
+27 44 877 0433
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19:00 - 22:30
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Mon - Sat 19:00 - 22:30
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Sedgefield, South Africa
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The food was excellent the first night, and then the second night our caring hosts had a different menu for us as returning guests, with wines chosen to complement their creations.

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Devon, United Kingdom
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218 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

A year between visits is a long time but our return is always worth it. This is a fabulous dining experience from superb hosts. Well done Liselle, Rudolph & team. Thank you.

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Negombo
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39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Wonderful small restaurant at the river, beautiful setting for sun set, super personalized service, local products using herbs of the area, an amazing experience. Must try their home made GIN.

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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Beautiful setting, fabulous hosts,ambitious dishes. Wherever possibly the owners of this restaurant bring South Africa to your plate either with the dishes or the sauces

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Wilderness, South Africa
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Setting, atmosphere, vibe, and of course the food. To remember. Whether you visit on a weekday, or for new years eave, you will always be surprised

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157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017

We are struggling to understand why Serendipity is so highly rated. There is no doubt that the setting is lovely with pre dinner drinks on the terrace a nice way to start. The food is fine but doesn't quite live up to the billing we were expecting from the reviews. The explaination of the food is top class, but is... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Fabulous restaurant, great food and wine in a beautiful setting. Highly recommend. I had lemon sole which was perfectly cook, my husband had the ostrich, not sure why as he'd had it once before which wasn't to his taste, I think he hope it this lovely restaurant he may have preferred it more, unfortunately not. Would definitely go again next... More 

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Tallinn, Estonia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017

You need to know this place, no chance to get there by mistake. Great 5-6 course Dinner, with very nice wine list - and it costs less than you think. Lizelle and Rudolf are not only making delicious food - they are also very friendly hosts.

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Thank VAH0
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

A very reasonably prices fine dining experience, excellent from start to finish. The owners personally greet guests giving it a truly personal experience.

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Hampshire Uk
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

Amazing food, amazing location and amazing hosts! We have been six times and never disappointed. They even offer transport to and from the restaurant!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
African, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
Monday
19:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
19:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
19:00 - 22:30
Thursday
19:00 - 22:30
Friday
19:00 - 22:30
Saturday
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Freesia Avenue, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Wilderness
  • Phone Number: +27 44 877 0433

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?