“Breakfast is the most important meal of the day” and Cape Town has some truly epic breakfast spots to tickle every fancy. If you’re looking to enjoy the fluffiest scrambled eggs, the best sourdough bread, and some incredible mountain views, then may we present the Cape Winelands.
Whether you’re hankering for a delicious breakfast to start your weekend off just right or looking to fuel your body for the busy workday ahead, here are five wine farms around Cape Town that offer scrumptious dishes for lovers of breakfast:
Check all your breakfast boxes with Boschendal and The Deli, which offers hearty farmer’s breakfasts that will surely hit the right spot. Along with an incredible breakfast, enjoy gorgeous views of the mountain ranges and the rolling vineyards of this working wine farm – magic!
- Location: Boschendal Wine Farm, Main Road, Pniel, Groot Drakenstein
A delicious breakfast is often complemented by a road trip, so why not grab a few friends and enjoy a trip down to Paarl. Goatshed Restaurant is a country-style restaurant that’s located on a working wine and cheese farm. Sit down and enjoy one of their delicious meals, or grab a few things to go, including some mouth-watering baked goods – you won’t be disappointed.
- Location: Fairview Wine Estate, Suid-Agter-Paarl Road, Suider, Paarl
Lourensford offers spectacular views of the Helderberg region with the fresh breeze of the ocean just a few minutes’ drive away. This delicious eatery offers outdoor and indoor seating with French and Italian-inspired cuisine to choose from. Pick and choose between a variety of sweet and savoury treats alongside your freshly brewed cup of coffee – now that’s one way to start your morning.
- Location: Lourensford Avenue, Somerset West
If you’re looking to explore the incredible Durbanville Wine Valley, then Groot Phesantekraal should be on your list – no matter the meal of the day. Another country-style spot that offers a modern twist, it’s located outside the centre of Durbanville, offering gorgeous vistas of the area. Banana bread, French toast, elderflower stone fruit – the scrumptious list goes on.
- Location: Klipheuwel Road, R302
Skilpadvlei is the perfect little stop for those heading to or from Stellenbosch. They offer a charming restaurant with some of the best homemade bread around, as well as incredible views of the vineyards. Its also a hop, skip and a jump away from Polkadraai Strawberry Farm for those looking to pick some juicy strawberries.
- Location: M12 Polkadraai Road