Restaurant at Ruitersvlei
The restaurant at Ruitersvlei has a relaxed family vibe, with a rustic farm-style feel. Large colourful cushions, and picnic blankets under oak trees is your first introduction when you walk up the stairs to the restaurant.
In summer our double doors are swung wide open for a breath of fresh air with a spectacular view over vineyards and Table Mountain. In the winter months our fire place creates a warm, cozy atmosphere.
We are open for breakfast and lunch and do evening functions on request.
Our menu consists of a selection of breakfasts that will definitely suit everyone’s taste, from healthy muesli, fruit and yoghurt to boerewors and skilpadjies, and full English or Farm breakfasts.
Our Barrel Platters are to die for, especially in summer, to be enjoyed with an ice cold glass of Ruitersvlei wine. The Platter has a variety of cheeses, cured meats, pickles, preserves and freshly baked bread presented on an oak platter.
Also on the lunch menu are filled ciabattas , and homemade burgers. There is also a full a-la-carte menu with special dishes of the day. .
There is always a blackboard with special dishes of the day made with fresh ingredients in season.
The restaurant offers gourmet dinners on specific days, including speciality dishes and live music both classical and modern.
Scones, muffins, home-made fresh bread, and our chef’s cake of the day will be ready for tea time.
Venue for All Occasions
Inside we can seat up to 100 guests comfortably and further seating outside at wooden tables. The lawn has ample space for children to run and play under moms’ and dads’ watchful eyes.
Our Ruitersvlei’s wines are available at cellar door prices and a well stocked bar caters for all tastes.
With distant views of Table Mountain in one direction and the Paarl Mountain in the other , combined with vistas over the valley this is surely a spot to enjoy, embraced by nature.
You are welcome to contact us for your special occasions, such as bridal showers, stork teas, children’s parties, birthdays, year-end functions, etc.