Ernie Els Wines Restaurant offers visitors a chance to indulge in the finest dining experience while enjoying the stunning views of the Winelands. The restaurant’s relaxed atmosphere and sophisticated design create an air of sophistication that is perfect for anyone looking for a memorable dining experience.
Meet the Head Chef
The new head chef, Wesley Aucamp, brings his expertise to create a delicious and accessible menu of modern farmhouse cuisine. Aucamp’s focus on farm-to-table cooking using locally sourced ingredients shines through in the restaurant’s offerings.
The Menu of Ernie Els Wines Restaurant
The restaurant’s concise menu channels Ernie Els’ nickname, “The Big Easy,” with dishes that are easy to eat and packed with flavor. Standout dishes include perfectly grilled sirloin steak with smoked cauliflower puree, mushrooms, pommes frites, beef-cheek arancini, slow-braised lamb ragu penne, and fresh butternut and goat’s cheese feta salad. Visitors can also enjoy the chef’s dessert of the day or homemade ice cream to end their meal on a high note.
Visitors can indulge in delicious estate wines crafted by the legendary Louis Strydom. The restaurant’s location within The Golden Triangle, a region known for its big reds, means that visitors can expect to enjoy classic cab savs and the complex Proprietor’s Blend, which pairs perfectly with steak or venison grilled to perfection over the coals.
The Building and Atmosphere at the Ernie Els Wines Restaurant
The building is a work of art, with beautiful design and luxurious interior decor that creates an atmosphere of sophistication. Visitors can relax and unwind in the chilled vibes of the restaurant and take in the stunning views of the Winelands. The outdoor patio is a particular highlight, allowing visitors to enjoy their meal or wine tasting while taking in the beautiful scenery.
Contact Details and Hours of Operation
Visitors can contact Ernie Els Wines Restaurant at +27 21 881 3588. The restaurant is at Annandale Rd, Stellenbosch NU, Stellenbosch, 7600, South Africa.
– Monday – Wednesday: 10 AM to 5 PM
– Thursday – Saturday: 10 AM to 5 PM, 6:30 to 9 PM
– Sunday: 10 AM to 4 PM
Ernie Els Wines Restaurant is the perfect destination for anyone looking for a sophisticated and relaxed dining experience in the heart of Stellenbosch’s Winelands. The friendly and attentive staff go out of their way to ensure visitors have an enjoyable and memorable experience, making this restaurant a must-visit for anyone looking for a delectable meal and breathtaking views.