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Top Choice International in Tulbagh

Olive Terrace

Based in the Tulbagh Hotel, this restaurant serves a range of dishes including a few vegetarian options. The shady terrace is a delight in the Tulbagh summer heat.
Farm in Tulbagh

Oakhurst Olives

The magnificent, airy tasting room tucked beneath the Winterhoek Mountains is a fine place to hang out for an hour. Tutored tasting sessions start with some background on the olive industry and production process, b…
Winery in Tulbagh

Twee Jonge Gezellen

This long-established winery has had a revamp and is once again a marvellous place to sip bubbly all afternoon. Unpretentious tastings take place in the stylish tasting room, on the deck or in the garden. There are …
South African in Tulbagh

Readers Restaurant

The menu changes regularly, but always features a few traditional South African dishes and plenty of local ingredients. The attached gift shop is aimed at feline lovers, with an array of catty collectables.
Winery in Tulbagh

Saronsberg Cellar

Sip superlative reds while admiring the contemporary art that lines the walls of this smart cellar 6km north of town.
Museum in Tulbagh

Oude Kerk Volksmuseum

This museum made up of four buildings is worth a pause. Start at No 4, which has a photographic history of Church St, covering the earthquake and reconstruction; visit the beautiful Oude Kerk itself (1743); move to …
Cafe in Tulbagh

Things I Love

A friendly spot serving decent coffee and a little bit of everything, food-wise. There are tables on the front stoep, but the shady terrace at the back is much quieter, away from the main road. There's also a shop s…
Gallery in Tulbagh

Maker's Mark

Opened in late 2017, this gallery has rotating exhibitions from local and international artists.