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Hillcrest Berry Orchard


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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2018 Winner


Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I really like this place,but last years is problem with staff-lazy. Food is good.not excellent but sometime any is great-try bobotie,very typical for Cape Town area. And what is amazing here-VIEW!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Kroulak
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well I read some of the reviews about the terrible service recently and I have to say our experience totally to the contrary- it was excellent. Perhaps we were lucky with the staff on duty that day? (A v attentive young man called Manwell served...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank naomib380
Reviewed 16 January 2019 via mobile

Great place just to relax, enjoy the view and have a great lunch. Good food and awesome staff. Will definitely go back. You can also get a variety of jams and breads from their shop.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank WernerV361
Reviewed 8 January 2019

Have been before and its never been fantastic, but the beautiful views and the awesome jams that one can buy from their shop have always kept me coming back. We went for a family breakfast and really I would not rush back there now. I...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank valrunkel
Reviewed 2 January 2019 via mobile

For many years now, we have been coming to the Hillcrest Berry Orchard for the fabulous views and excellent food. I suppose that past experiences are no indicator of future performance. We made a reservation for 12:15 and after being completely ignored for a long...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank Pramodius
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

We ordered eggs Benedict for three people and French toast with blueberries forbreakfast. Beautifully cooked and presented. This restaurant has fantastic views whilst sitting outside. Well worth visiting

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank 427sue
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Always a delight to visit. We stopped for coffee and cake. Service was very good and the staff come over more than once to check that everything was fine

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mvtouring
Reviewed 6 November 2018

spent a lazy afternoon at Hillcrest restaurant. the food was superb, try the cicken and mushroom pie, homemade with fresh veg. Blueberry and banana smoothie was to die for. all the home made jam's and SA made biscuits are a must for gifts to send...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Paula B
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Very disappointing visit. Held our family reunion here as Hillcrest had special memories for us. Sadly the service and Waitrons really did not meet the standards we now expect in the Cape Winelands. Sadly not one person in our party came away with a positive...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank DavidBo48
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

A pleasant tea and coffee joint, good views of the surrounding mountains, good selection of teas, berries, jams and stuff, nice scones and croissants.

Date of visit: October 2018
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