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Rust en Vrede Restaurant

Annandale Rd, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“salmon” (75 reviews)
“steak” (108 reviews)
All hours
European, Vegetarian Friendly
Annandale Rd, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
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Reviews (946)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We frequently go here for brunch as it's such a lovely place with a great menu. There's so much choice that there's an option for everyone. Staff are very friendly and the food itself is delicious. There's a little bakery and shop at the side...More

Thank Tizzy S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The lunch menu consists of only 2 options - salmon or steak, but it results in perfectly executed meals. The terrace is beautiful with huge trees. The staff seem to be all students and the service was friendly. If you're not able to make a...More

Thank KellyC_Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had one of the best meals we have ever had here. Every little detail was attended to, the food was so creative and delicious, and the wine pairings were inspired! This was a little slice of heaven!

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's been around a year since we last visited R&V, and as soon as we sat down to our meal we were questioning why we don't go more often. Food was simply amazing, from the bread selection to the petit fours. We both ate from...More

Thank PatBar2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stunning wine tasting under the oak trees on a wintery Saturday. The steaks was cook to perfection. We really enjoyed and can higly recommend. The wines from the best in Stellenbosch. We will certainly be back soon to stock up again.

Thank Cptfuntraveller
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a delightful lunch and wine tasting at Rust en Vrede. Our table host had excellent product knowledge and was friendly and professional. A beautiful setting!

Thank Tracey B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You have a choice of a piece of great meat or fish together with a glass of the excellent red wine of the estate, enjoying it in the garden under the oak trees in a wonderful atmosphere. The service is superb.

Thank kgvp2017
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

A fantastic selection of wines in an amazing setting. Forrest was very knowledgable and very hospitable

Thank Toby C
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Fantastic setting Great wines well presented by enthusiastic knowledgeable "servers" Couldn't help myself, bought 3 bottles to take home

Thank Kevin D G
Reviewed 13 May 2017

We didnt have time to stay in Stellenbosch for a few days. Overnight stay which we spent most of the time here. Food and wine were out of this planet. Host was best weve had on the trip. Knew where the herbs were grown. Mindblowing....More

Thank FlyingScotts
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hallo I am hoping to arrange a special evening for my Mom , friends and family to celebrate her 80 th birthday on May 19 (actual birth date) or 20 th 2017 How many guests would you be able to accomodate? Thanks
25 January 2017|
Response from Rust en Vrede S | Property representative |
Good day Thank you for your enquiry! With our restaurant being small, intimate venue we do not generally take large group reservations (largest being 8 guests). However as your request falls in the lower winter season we... More
John R
Do you have a table for 4 available for the evening of Monday 17 April please? Kind regards, John
10 January 2017|
Response from Rust en Vrede S | Property representative |
Good day Thank you for your enquiry! Unfortunately the restaurant is closed on Sundays and Mondays. We do apologize for the inconvenience! We are open for dinner from 18.30, Tuesday - Saturday evenings (with the exception... More
Danielle A
Do you have seating for people by themselves to come and eat?
7 January 2017|
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Response from Rust en Vrede S | Property representative |
Good day Danielle, Thank you very much for your enquiry! Yes, we do have seating for 1 person only. Just to advise for further information; unfortunately the restaurant is currently fully booked until March 2017. However... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Romantic
Open Hours
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Annandale Rd, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Stellenbosch
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