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De Oewer Restaurant

Aan de Wagen Street, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
+27 21 886 5431
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good28%
  • Average19%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible12%
22 Feb 2016
“Nice outside setting; food not reaching same level....”
2 Apr 2014
“Lovely setting for unch or summer dinner”
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Aan de Wagen Street, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
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Reviewed 23 February 2016

Cozy place outside under the trees; it's a pity the dishes were only average.Good wine by the glass. Good service. Not expensive, but quality of the food could be better.

1  Thank Luc C
Reviewed 2 April 2014

Very pretty outdoor setting under trees and next to river. Unfortunately the food is not amazing but it is worth going for a meal.

1  Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 27 March 2014

We had dinner at the Oewer a couple of years ago, and were very happy then: a romantic setting under the oaktree, and a fine dinner. The setting has not changed, it is still a very lovely place, Yet the cuisine in 2014 is a...More

1  Thank Philip D
Reviewed 19 March 2014

Our group had lunch at De Oewer during our all day wine tour. The setting was lovely and most relaxing with the stream nearby. We enjoyed a good meal served by a very attentive staff. The weather was perfect so the patio setting was a...More

Thank sadiem8708
Reviewed 1 March 2014

Good relaxed atmosphere; nice setting ... horrible food. Should rather have stayed at home and gone hungry - TripAdvisor should now have a rating if 0 food.

2  Thank Clinton l
Reviewed 1 March 2014

We picked De Oewer for its location, right next to the Eersterivier. A beautiful setting. Our server was very friendly and provided prompt and efficient service. The only pity was that the food was disappointing. Two of our party ordered the duck, and when complaining...More

Thank HendieDijkman
Reviewed 25 February 2014

An absolute delight, great service, well managed, unhurried, delightfully set and a reall good meal. The chef excelled at his pepper sauce, one of the best!

Thank Irthlingborough43
Reviewed 21 February 2014 via mobile

Wonderful setting and nice service. It that's where it ends. I had a fish platter which was really pathetic. The prices seem reasonable till you get to the portions. I might visit again but would just order a cheap salad or burger and hang out...More

Thank Capie_Tours
Reviewed 18 January 2014

The 1 star is the setting - on the banks of a river under huge oak trees. The warning signals came on when we drove past full restaurants close by and found this restaurant empty - we were the 3rd table. We booked a table...More

Thank AltenHulme
Reviewed 2 January 2014

We had a table under the oak trees looking down on the river absolutely beautiful in the evening light. The food was all good - all 4 guests ordered something different and everyone was happy. I must mention that the waiter who served us had...More

Thank Hobnob_11
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aan de Wagen Street, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Stellenbosch
  • Phone Number: +27 21 886 5431
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