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Winery in Calitzdorp

De Krans

There's an array of wines on offer, from bubbly and wild-fermented chardonnay to robust Portuguese reds, but it's the Port-style wines that win the awards. Enjoy them on the charming patio, edged by vines. The bistr…
Winery in Calitzdorp


Choose five tasters from the selection of table wine, spirits and the award-winning Port-style wines. A low-key restaurant serves light meals, cheese platters and a few traditional dishes (mains R60 to R100).
Portuguese in Calitzdorp

Porto Deli

Drawing inspiration from Portugal, Mozambique and indeed, the Karoo, this popular restaurant on the main road serves spicy seafood and meat. The chicken livers are recommended.
Wine in Calitzdorp

Calitzdorp Winter Festival

The main focus of this festival is sampling the port-style wines the area is known for.