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Polkadraai Road, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
+27 21 888 8000
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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“brunch” (2 reviews)
“hamburger” (4 reviews)
“macaroons” (2 reviews)
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Polkadraai Road, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend & I had a wine tasting at Asara and were quite happy that they were still open after 16:30 as most wine farms in Stellenbosch close wine tasting at that time. We had dinner at Sansibar and your pizza's are absolutely amazing, definitely...More

Thank lifestylechaser
Reviewed 25 March 2017

The food, the service and the ambiance at Sansibar is good. A nice venue for a sundowner. Specialising in lighter fare food like pizza and ribs.

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 24 March 2017

We stayed at the Asara Estate, were the bar is located. They have of course the lovely wines of the Asara estate by the glass. More interesting is their huge collection of gins. The menu was a couple of pages long. Only gins from South...More

Thank Robza
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Visited the Sansibar restaurant and ordered a hamburger. Sent it back because of chewy tendons that clearly does not belong in the burger. Without problems I received a new one (or I could also choose a different dish), but now with quite a lot of...More

Thank Keijzers
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Restaurants was great and I enjoyed the Gin bar and the server was very knowledgeable and made some great combinations. Food was also great will recommend this restaurant

Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Impressed with capital I! Love the diner and the matching wine with it. The location could have a little more styling but we can only give compliments about the food. IMPRESSED!

Thank NoelNL
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We first visited here 3 years ago and loved it. The whisky bar had a warm, inviting atmosphere, the staff were friendly and knowledgeable, and the whisky selection impressive. We had a great lunch at a very reasonable price. This time around we were shocked...More

2  Thank bestofspirits
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

While staying at the Asara hotel, we frequented Sansibar a great deal for drinks as well as lunch & dinner. We were always greeted with great professionalism and a warm smile, thanks to Emmanuel and his colleagues for always making us feel welcome. The bar...More

Thank itdt
Reviewed 18 September 2016

My partner and I are regular visitors to Sansibar Restaurant at Asara whenever we are in the area. The perfect location including the impressive gin menu make sure each visit is a special one. - Fantastic views from the restaurant, with the hotel pond ducks...More

Thank Agter_Paarl
Reviewed 11 September 2016

What great people lovely vibe and service so much fun. Amazing gin cocktails would go again tomorrow

Thank Francesca_1982_12
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Romantic, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Polkadraai Road, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Stellenbosch
  • Phone Number: +27 21 888 8000
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Wood-fired oven, eclectic bistro-style menu, magnificent views, casual ambience.
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