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Sophie's Choice

Knysna Street, Willowmore, South Africa
+27 44 923 1117
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good36%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“breakfast” (26 reviews)
“cake” (7 reviews)
“omelette” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Knysna Street, Willowmore, South Africa
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21 - 30 of 149 reviews

Reviewed 9 October 2017

The Karoo turns up some amazing places occasionally, and this is one of them. The owner is a wonderful lady, who genuinely cares about the comfort and satisfaction of every person that walks through the door. The food really is homely and good. The addition...More

Thank NickPaddy16
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Willowmore is the western gateway to the iconic Baviaanskloof, and as such Sophie's Choice is the ideal restaurant venue to stop over before heading into the valley, or on leaving it. It conjures up a past era with its dense display of wide-ranging brick-a-brac, suitably...More

Thank Bob D
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Always a wonderful place to return to - for tea or a good meal. Fascinating old world charm. Wonderful to remember all the memorabilia from yester year.

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

This is the second time I have been here in 5 years, and I will visit each time I pass through this part of the world. I wish I could afford a container to be shipped home, carrying everything I currently have within view. Ok,...More

Thank Jackie H
Reviewed 21 July 2017

We were recommended to stop over and visit Sophie's Choice in Wiillowmore on our way from Graaff Reneitt to the Wilderness. What a lovely surprise and certainly a worthwhile visit. Sophie and her restaurant are both warm, inviting and very interesting indeed. We both had...More

Thank MoccaJava
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Always the place to stop if u are venturing around roads less traveled . Its famous amongst countryside town's must dos. The owner was in attendance and what a delightful lady. They recommended we sit at the rear in a little courtyard which we had...More

Thank Jean424
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I drove from our cave accommodation..... Makkedaat caves.... into Willowmore to explore. We browsed through old shops with museum pieces before thinking of getting something to eat. It was a cold and wet day. We entered Sophie because it was an antique...More

Thank OrbisMinistries
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Very friendly service and owner. Beautiful shop really a must see if you are in the vicinity. The food and drinks were average.

Thank Munchies_Wolf
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We stopped in Willowmore and had lunch at Sophie's choice. Very friendly hosstess and welcoming place for browsing and spending some time.

Thank NR1234562014
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

What an absolutely delightful gem. We were a group of 11 and were pleasantly surprised with the efficient and friendly service. The food was delicious. The tea was served in silver tea sets which was such a treat. We will definitely take time out to...More

Thank blobbins68
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20 May 2017|
Response from 386gertv | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but think she will be open excellent stop
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Knysna Street, Willowmore, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Willowmore
  • Phone Number: +27 44 923 1117
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