A plate for every palate

Oude Werf’s dining history began with the hearty 19th Century country dishes of legendary Hotel owner, Tant Betje Wium. Today, our chef serves classic South African dishes at a splendid restaurant with in-situ kitchen, large fireplace and vine-covered courtyard.
Lekker eet! Guten appetit.


Christmas Celebrations in Stellenbosch!

Due to popular demand, we have three festive feasts for you to choose from this year: Christmas Eve dinner, Christmas Day lunch, and Christmas dinner. Celebrate Christmas with family and friends in the heart of Stellenbosch! Book soon (everyone wants their Christmas at Oude Werf). Which menu is your favourite?

Sunday Lunch Special

To experience genuine warmth and legendary hospitality, nothing beats a meal in the country. And nothing beats the delicious Sunday lunches we serve at Oude Werf. Every week, from 12-noon, a set menu , based on the freshest ingredients Chef has been able to secure, is served with authentic friendliness.| R135 per person

Traditional Tea Party

Give your family and friends a unique experience with Oude Werf’s traditional tea party. Perfect for celebrations of any kind, book club meetings or a get together with special friends. Choose from a selection of sweet and savoury delights as well as a selection of unforgettable cakes.


Our daily Continental Buffet offers a generous selection of seasonal fruit, local cheeses, meats and patisserie. Still peckish? Order a traditional cooked breakfast or one of our signature dishes like Eggs Benedict … with fresh barista coffee, naturally.

All day menu

Recharge any time from noon to sundown in our shady courtyard (or indoors) with café style lunch-time favourites like Soup of the day, Chicken and prawn wontons, scrumptious Franschhoek smoked salmon trout mezze plate or settle in for Cape flavours with a gourmet twist, featuring Lamb shoulder curry, Grilled Winelands 200g pork loin cutlet, Oude Werf local trio. And don’t miss a moreish dessert or a glass or two of our region’s top vintages!

Wine list

This is ‘Wine Country’ and our selection is always one of the latest and best, featuring top names from some of our world-famous wine region’s estates. Our listing offers styles from classic, award-winning vintages to innovative, easy-drinking favourites. Please feel free to ask us for information about wine excursions/tastings in the Winelands.