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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner

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Wood-fired oven, eclectic bistro-style menu, magnificent views, casual ambience.
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Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Wine Bar
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lovely food and a beautiful view at the vinery and lake! They also have very good cocktails. Excellent service.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Eline H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I came to Sensibar for lunch and were very impressed with the service. The great food and amazing view from the deck.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank W7334SVdanielo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for lunch and absolutely loved sitting there with the view. The food is good but nothing memorable. The Parma ham and gorgonzola pizza my son found too salty. The baby roast chicken was great. Other food was fine. Expensive for what you get (would...More

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

Amazing scenic ,casual gin & cigar bar,with friendly staff,tasteful food. If you need time out from the rush of the city,this is where you will find serenity.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TravelGivesFreedom
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is truly stunning, but burgers tasted like poorly thawed undercooked frozen patties (x2 patrons). When this was brought to their attention and the dish returned (and not refunded), their response was quite unapologetic and they never returned with the bill and so we...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank stevoX2019BN
Reviewed 12 November 2018

We went to Sansibar for dinner one night and overall it was okay but service was very unattentive which irritated me as otherwise staff from the hotel was very attentive and friendly. The place was pretty packed so we expected some waiting which was fine....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 987Kat
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

We ate dinner here when we arrived late to Stellenbosch and it was our favourite meal while visiting the area. Absolutely delicious food and very friendly and helpful staff. The Hot Chocolate Pot was an absolute highlight and highly recommended for any chocolate lover. We...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank ChloCh
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We did a gin tasting and all I can say is WOW. This was a fantastic new experience with a wide variety of gins and we loved every moment of it. We even had the opportunity to make our own little cocktail (shaken not stirred)...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Danielle P
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

After a disappointing visit to Spier we arrived at Asara Estate for lunch. We were directed to a tarred parking space by an attendant, and directed to reception. The estate has a small Deli and Sansibar, a lunch venue. The main dining room is only...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Aeraille
Reviewed 1 July 2018

Good food and comfortable setting with a beautiful view on a cool winters day. The pizza was delicious and the gin selection unrivalled! Service was somewhat slow but understandable due to the size of our group (10 people). I can definitely recommend wine tasting at...More

Date of visit: June 2018
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