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Sofia's at Morgenster - CLOSED

Morgenster Wine Estate Vergelegen Avenue | Off Lourensford Rd, Somerset West 7130, South Africa
+27 21 847 1993
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
8 Nov 2015
“Newly opened 95 at Morgenster”
29 Sep 2015
“Recently opened under new name 95@Morgenster and superb all round.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
French, International, Mediterranean, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Morgenster Wine Estate Vergelegen Avenue | Off Lourensford Rd, Somerset West 7130, South Africa
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Reviewed 8 November 2015

Looking for something new , we decided to visit this newly opened restaurant on Morgenster. The decor and setting is lovely and our waiter was friendly, but the food was extremely disappointing. We ordered the sword fish , which was the fish of the day....More

Thank may611
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Whether fillet, lamb chops or even Sword fish, the meal was absolutely delicious. The service by Angie was tops. The décor is modern with a view of the mountains and the lake. Wines from the Estate are available.I would highly recommend 95 at Morgenster.

Thank Frank R
Reviewed 13 April 2014 via mobile

Why still listed as they closed They have been closed for so long yet not removed from trip advisor They are closed they are closed they are closed they are closed they are closed they are closed

4  Thank peter c
Reviewed 3 November 2013

Very impressed by this restaurant, which I visited with friends in July 2012. We arrived without a reservation at a busy time in the off-season, but rather than sending us away, they opened a back room for us and arranged a multi-course meal. The food...More

Thank farrago-expat
Reviewed 26 May 2013

We first visited the Morgenster Wine & Olive Tasting and sampled the delicious olive oil, olives, tapenade and of course, wines, which were so wonderful, we came away with bottles for ourselves and gifts for others. That set the tone for lunch at Sofias, a...More

Thank Bld211
Reviewed 28 April 2013

Sofia's restaurant is a true gem. We have visited probably 10 times in the past 6 months, and Michelle and her team are superb hosts, serving exquisite near-Michelin-starred quality food at very reasonable prices. The wine pairings work well and introduce you to regional wines...More

1  Thank danishnomadtraveller
01Sofias, Manager at Sofia's at Morgenster, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2013

Good day Thank you for the absolutely wonderful words you used to describe your culinary experiences with us. The chef and his team are absolutely thrilled about your compliment and are very happy that you have enjoyed all your meals as well as the pairings...More

Reviewed 22 March 2013

This restaurant is mainly open for lunch but the limited menu offers a variety of great food and accompanying wines and the service is excellent. The restaurant is located at the Morgenster Wine and Olive Estate but accessible through a small road from the Olive...More

Thank worldtraveller046
01Sofias, Manager at Sofia's at Morgenster, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2013

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of our establishment. The chef and front of house team are very happy that the overall experience of food, paired wines and the service was so well received. We look forward to your next visit

Reviewed 21 March 2013

We had lunch here on a warm, sunny afternoon. The tables were set out under the trees in a pretty garden with views of the mountains beyond. There was excellent choice - oysters, fish, game, and irresistible desserts. The service was friendly and professional. Food...More

Thank Alicelincolnshire
01Sofias, Manager at Sofia's at Morgenster, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2013

Thank you for joining us for lunch, and we are happy you were able to dine outside under the tree's, always such a treat to do so. Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your experience. The chef and front of...More

Reviewed 15 March 2013

Just fantastic food and the staff was excellent. We sat out on the lawn under the trees and enjoyed one of the best meals during our stay in SA, and we had many great meals. The wines went well with the food and they change...More

Thank flin1
01Sofias, Manager at Sofia's at Morgenster, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2013

Thank you for joining us for a meal under the tree's which is always a treat to experience when the weather plays along. Thank you for taking the time to write a few words of your experience. The chef and front of house team are...More

Reviewed 14 February 2013

The food was extrodinary and the pairing excellenty done. The portions are quite big for such fine cuisine - we were very impressed. The ice-cream that come with my dessert were so delicious and I recognised the spice cardamom in it. When I asked the...More

Thank Alweri
01Sofias, Manager at Sofia's at Morgenster, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2013

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your experience in our establishment. We are all very happy that your overall experience was so well received. The chef is always happy to hear such great things about the food they prepare, and...More

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Restaurant Details

Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Morgenster Wine Estate Vergelegen Avenue | Off Lourensford Rd, Somerset West 7130, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Somerset West
  • Phone Number: +27 21 847 1993
Description
Sofia’s at Morgenster is based in a rustic cottage overlooking the olive groves and vineyards of the estate. The dishes prepared use only the freshest local and seasonally available produce. The flavours and tastes of the menu are modernised classic dishes which change weekly.
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