‘Tis the season for jolly dining and the big question is: Where to eat in the winelands this Christmas… Most wine estates offer Christmas Lunch menus cooked to perfection, you can even find traditional dishes with interesting twists.
Christmas lunch on a wine estate will definitely add a little special feeling to the festivities. Here’s a list of wine estates that will be open on Christmas Day and that offer Christmas Lunches.
Simonsvleiin Paarl will delight you with a three-course home-style menu for just R320 per person. It offers three choices for each of the three courses.
Lanserac in Stellebosch offers a buffet meal at a cost of R528 per person (price includes gratuity; children under 12 R265, children under five eat for free). Enjoy lots of variety in this Christmas Lunch with a range of delicious dishes.
Diemersdal in Durbanville has the most befitting venue for Christmas, a stable turned restaurant with a homely feel. Enjoy a effortless meal with a cost ofR350 per person.
The feeling you get from dining at Le Pommier Restaurant in Stellenbosch is one of home coming. The smells of comforting food transport you to idyllic South African memories of enjoying traditional Christmas dishes. Enjoy a Carvery Buffet offered at R295.00 per person (children 3-8 years at R50.00 each and children 9-13 years at R95.00 each)
Le Pommier Restaurant
So this year chill on Christmas and don’t let your stress levels rise, just ensure that you book your Christmas Lunch on time while there’s still space available and have yourself a Merry Little Christmas.