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Serendipity Restaurant

Freesia Avenue, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
+27 44 877 0433
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good8%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sorbet” (5 reviews)
“soup” (8 reviews)
“wine pairing” (34 reviews)
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African, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Freesia Avenue, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday

Excellent food with great wine pairings in a lovely setting. Enthusiastic and friendly staff and the taxi service is very convenient.

Thank GooseDown
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Rudolf was at the door to great us and proved to be the perfect host ,his enthusiasm was boundless and he captivated us with his description as to how he had caught the fish on the menu with a spear! A five course meal but...More

Thank Dorlcote
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great spot run by a very friendly couple. The food was excellent, and the setting beautiful on the river edge. Fine dining in a relaxed atmosphere. I would definitely come again when next staying in the area.

Thank patowatts
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not my first visit, and definitely not my last to Serendipity. Everything is perfect, the attention to detail, service, setting, food, wine, and far out do the top restaurants in Cape Town.

Thank 247LiveLife
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Outstanding from the pick up at our guest house to the return by the chef himself. Food and service at the highest level. We will be back and plan to stay overnight in Wilderness only to be able to dine here. I guess that says...More

Thank nanouLuxembourg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were lucky enough to book a table for dinner here, and can't praise it enough. We were warmly greeted at the door and taken out to the garden for excellent (and inventive) pre-dinner drinks. Stunning setting, particularly at sunset. The food - enthusiastically described...More

Thank shargs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had our new year eve dinner at Serendipity. First we got warmly welcome. The owner explained us the menu (in detail with great pride and passion) while we enjoyed our aperitif. We were not disappointed in the least. Meat, Seafood and vegetables were all...More

Thank enteistgut
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had heard about this restaurant from friends who came with us. There is a local pickup service you can book on their website for around 50 rand. We were surprised to be picked up by Liselle, the chef owner ! They obviously take a...More

Thank lignum
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I wanted to surprise my better half for our anniversary and managed to get a booking here after being on the waiting list and it was absolutely worth it - we had a warm welcome from the staff, the in-house drinks are imaginative and tasted...More

Thank MarsGemini
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have boated on the river in front of Serendipity for years and have always wanted to visit, and this year we got lucky. A great venue with a great view - make sure you arrive a little early or book a table on the...More

Thank Clive E
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27 December 2017|
Response from Sue53_11 | Reviewed this property |
Serendepity is only open for dinner - they don’t do lunch at all.
19 April 2017|
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Response from Victoria80465 | Reviewed this property |
It isn't a fancy restaurant but you would feel more comfortable in something better than sportswear. Comfortable but dressed up a little would be most appropriate. The setting is a personal home turned B and B. Very friendly... More
17 April 2017|
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Response from 100Champagne | Reviewed this property |
Good day, You can book online via email and if you have any questions or need confirmation they respond quite quickly. Furthermore you could call them as well to get an immidiate reply. Hope ghat helps! :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Freesia Avenue, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Wilderness
  • Phone Number: +27 44 877 0433
  • E-mail
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