We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Sophie's Choice

Knysna Street, Willowmore 6445, South Africa
+27 44 923 1117
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good37%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“breakfast” (26 reviews)
“bobotie” (7 reviews)
“cake” (7 reviews)
Closed Now
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Knysna Street, Willowmore 6445, South Africa
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (200)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 174 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The atmosphere and food was great. Friendly service and lots to look at. The Biltong, feta and strawberry salad and bread was excellent

Thank jamestephbilly
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Never been disappointed in 13 years at Sophies Choice...great food, coffee, atmosphere and friendly staff!

Thank Voyager66306946769
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The dining furnishings and old paintings set the scene for the weary traveler to enjoy a meal in my case breakfast and leave refreshed The food is of the highest quality and owner driven Well worth a stop

Thank MGA40
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We always stop here for coffee, a beer or snacks. No disappointment again this time. Simply the best apple pie and cream in SA.

Thank Geraldd462
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly reception, seating inside or outside. The garden is very nice and cool during a hot day. Quite a varied menu for small and big quality meals.

Thank ulul2014
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The attention to detail at Sophie's choice is absolutely overwhelming everthing from the sumptuous homemade venison pie to the multi coloured cushions and curtains on the varandha , the authentic furniture pieces, wedding dresses to crystal chandeliers demanding their rightful space in the ceiling. A...More

Thank Archibald N
Reviewed 4 October 2018

So it was our first trip to Willowmore to do the karoo to coast mountain bike race and we needed a place for Dinner. Sophie's choice was our choice and what an awesome evening we had. I love the decor - antiques with the most...More

Thank mightymousemdsm
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Though we did not have time to get to know this place, it certainly caught my attention. It is one I will visit next time we pass through Willowmore and something tells me I shall not be disappointed. A unique place I presume.

Thank 592shellym
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

What a lovely experience! This was my second time visiting Sophie’s Choice. Both times I have left feeling super satisfied! The menu is divine, the food is delicious and the service is great. So glad I came across this gem!

1  Thank Kirsten B
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

What a charming and eclectic eatery! The day we visited it was cold and having a table by the fireplace was the perfect spot. I had the bobotie with veggies. Now that was bobotie with a twist. So creative and inventive, not the traditional square...More

1  Thank LiezlF16
Nearby HotelsSee all hotels
Rens Reich
3 reviews
32.68 km away
Kurland Hotel
179 reviews
71.90 km away
Plett River Lodge
101 reviews
80.24 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Vero's Restaurant and Take Away
8 reviews
.03 km away
Oppi - Vlak Padstal
46 reviews
1.24 km away
40 reviews
.33 km away
Nearby Attractions
AfriCanyon River Adventures
590 reviews
73.52 km away
Face Adrenalin - Bloukrans Bungy
1,065 reviews
76.12 km away
Tenikwa Wildlife Awareness Centre
1,798 reviews
73.89 km away
Garden Route (Tsitsikamma, Knysna, Wilderness) National Park
1,118 reviews
76.22 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
20 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Sophiav388 | Property representative |
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Knysna Street, Willowmore 6445, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Willowmore
  • Phone Number: +27 44 923 1117
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing