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De Volkskombuis - CLOSED

Aan-de-Wagen Street, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
+27 21 741 0980
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good25%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible2%
2 weeks ago
“Fantastic revamp has transformed this old classic into one of the best in Stellenbosch.”
3 weeks ago
Restaurant Hours Closed
Pizza, International, Grill, Contemporary, Vegan Options
Aan-de-Wagen Street, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

De Volkskombuis has been open for decades, and sadly had not been updated much in all that time, neither did it make use of its fantastic location on the riverbank. A recent serious makeover has changed all of that. The restaurant now focuses on its...More

Thank GoedeHoop
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Volkskombuis re-opened middle March following major building and garden renovations. Beautiful. Classy. Professional. Delicious. Old favorites such as Meraais Chicken Pie is still on the menu. My kids raved about their pizzas. I prefict that within 3 months you will not easily get a seat...More

Thank WouterSbosch
Reviewed 5 September 2016

De Volkskombuis in Stellenbosch is an excellent and traditional South African restaurant. We have eaten there quite often during many years and we were never disappointed. Excellent food! Last time we wanted to have a meal there the restaurant was closed. We hope it has...More

Thank huringa
Reviewed 7 August 2014

We've been once or twice and I have never been disappointed. I like how cosy it feels, the staff is very professional and the food was proper home-cooked goodness

Thank Liesl W
Reviewed 4 August 2014

I only like their butternut soup. I really enjoy ALL the stews and you wouldnt be disappointed in any of their main meals. They even have an option for a combination of 3 which is quite good value for money. I will go back anytime....More

Thank Charlalaaa
Reviewed 17 July 2014 via mobile

We had dinner at this cute and cozy little restaurant in the heart of Stellenbosch. The service was excellent and the food was traditional and delicious. Good value for money and an altogether very satisfying experience...

Thank BrendonFulton
Reviewed 16 July 2014

I had the duck, my friend the Meraai se pie Afraid my duck was cold, and the plate was cold. The pie looked bland served only with rice. No jus The service was good , the band a but tired, sounded like a garage band....More

Thank desparatehousewife07
Reviewed 22 June 2014

We had dinner there one night. Both of us had the Bobotie (a south african dish) . What a dissapointment. It was like a pie with a mince inside that had almost no flavour. Where did all the lovely flavours of a bobotie dissapear to?...More

Thank Jagluiperd
Reviewed 21 June 2014

Our waiter had worked for a time in the USA so he was delighted to talk sports with the family. Needless to say, we had terrific service from this young man. The food was good and served hot. The décor was nice and restaurant quite...More

Thank Colleen B
Reviewed 17 June 2014

We visited this restaurant as a party of four for lunch on a Sunday. Having grown up in South Africa, I know what traditional South African cuisine is supposed to taste like, and I was bitterly dissapointed with this restaurant. The service was acceptable and...More

Thank JoMdP
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 80 - US$ 300
Pizza, International, Grill, Contemporary, Vegan Options
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Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
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11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aan-de-Wagen Street, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Stellenbosch
  • Phone Number: +27 21 741 0980
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