Few things in life rival the bonhomie of sharing a picnic with friends and family. add a shady spot on a hot summer’s day, delectable treats, and a glass filled with the best the vineyards can offer and you’ve certainly got the ingredients of ‘le good life’.
Mont Rochelle Hotel & Vineyard
You are welcome to explore the grounds at Mont Rochelle, and what better way to this than with a picnic basket prepared by our team?! Just let us know whether you’d prefer a bottle of white, red, or perhaps both!
Our picnic baskets are perfectly designed to cater for 2 adults starting from R320 to R480 per basket, Mont Rochelle Mini Baskets are also available at R110 per child 12years and under (all baskets excludes wine and beverages).
Pick up your picnic basket at the Country Kitchen from 11am and take a stroll with your blanket in hand, through the vineyards down to the dam, into the rose garden or to the shade of an oak or weeping willow and make yourself comfortable.
Our picnics are available daily and pre-booking is essential. For more information and reservations please contact our team at the Country Kitchen at:
Telephone: 021 876 2770
There is nothing like a summer picnic in the Cape winelands. Shaded by an historic oak tree, big luscious lawns and freshly prepared Herb Inspired Picnic Baskets and a bottle of Allée Bleue Wine, what better way to spend the day out with your family and friends.
Our Herbaceous Picnic MENU’s are designed to take you on a journey through the Herbs grown on the estate. Children are well looked after with a Jungle Gym, Jumping Caslte and Trampoline and a activity packed Picnic Basket.
Picnic Basket for 1: R150
Picnic Basket for 2: R299 *Includes complimentary bottle of Allée Bleue Wine
Picnic Basket for Children: R55
Open Mon – Sun & Public Holidays 11h30 -15h00
Live music on Sundays
Bookings are essential
For a booking or Enquiry please contact us at email@example.com or call us 021 874 1021.
Solms-Delta has scrumptious farm picnics available, made by Fyndraai chef Shaun Schoeman and his team. The baskets are freshly packed, so please expect a short wait on your arrival. We cater for vegetarians and children on request. Click here to view our picnic menus.
Remember to purchase refreshments before walking down to the picnic site, as the site is not serviced. Ablution facilities are available, discreetly hidden in the forest. On collecting your picnic basket from Fyndraai restaurant, it is approximately a 10 minute walk to the picnic area. A guide will carry your basket and assist you in selecting the perfect spot from a variety of available sites; these include a large grassy lawn alongside our forest, sandy river bank spots and shady spots overlooking the farm dam. When available, our tractor and trailer will transport you to the picnic area. Guests are more than welcome to cool off in the river shallows, so pack your costume and towel.
Please note that sites are available on a “first-come, first-served” basis. There is no furniture at the picnic sites, but blankets are provided. If you prefer to have your picnic with a table and chair, you may do so with pleasure, at one of our tables on the lawn in front of Fyndraai restaurant. A picnic on Solms-Delta is a truly memorable experience and costs R145 per adult or R75 per child. Please note that picnics are seasonal and are available from 1st September to 30th April.
Our picnics are extremely popular and pre-booking is essential. Please email Fyndraai restaurant: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 021 874 3937 Ext 115.
Cosecha restaurant at Noble Hill
Our picnics come in two styles, and each can be prepared for either 2 or 4 people.
Kid’s baskets are available as well. The whole experience is a lovely way to experience a sunny afternoon.
Reservations: Advance booking is required. 021 874 3844 / email@example.com
Boschendal – Le Pique-Nique
Boschendal wine farm boasts some of the most picturesque views in the Cape Winelands, with dramatic mountain vistas visible from the lush lawns. So, it’s no surprise that the estate has become a popular picnic spot, as families and friends come together for a day out.
Boschendal has two picnic lunches that offer guests distinctly different experiences. But there is one similarity – the food. Only naturally grown produce from the estate, as well as locally made artisanal goods, are used, ensuring guests receive a basket filled with delicious, healthy and wholesome food.
Rhone Rose Garden Picnic
This picnic area is surrounded by the largest Heritage Rose Garden in South Africa, the exhibition vineyards, the Rhone Homestead, the Cellar Door and Winery. The lawn under the shady oak trees is perfect for laying down a blanket, or you could settle at one of the tables. Included in the basket is freshly baked bread, three delicious salads, pasture raised meat, a selection of cold meats, homemade whole grain mustard mayo, artisan cheeses and a dessert. The picnics are fully serviced with vegetarian, and kiddies options available.
Cost R480 (basket for two), R95 (under 10 year’s)
Times Daily, 12pm – 2pm
Under the trees of the Pavilion lawn is where you’ll find this picnic spot, next to the main werf and the farm-to-table food hub. It’s a more relaxed affair, with hammocks, bean bags and loads of space to spread out a blanket. There’s a jungle gym and acres of garden for the kids to romp around in. In the basket you’ll find wholesome farm produce and artisanal goodies courtesy of Boschendal’s bakers, butchers and chefs, such as pates, fresh baquettes, a seasonal garden salad, a selection of cold meats, cheese and homemade preserves and a dessert. There are vegetarian, and kiddies baskets available.
Cost R430 (basket for two), R95 (under 10 year’s)
Time Wednesday – Sunday, 12pm – 2pm
For reservations please contact 021 870 4274, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or book online
Rendezvous @ GlenWood
Rendezvous @ GlenWood 2016/2017 Summer Picnics are truly unique. Enjoy the delicious treats that our kitchen has prepared for you on a beautifully laid out picnic blanket, cushions, umbrella and the sounds of water falling into our beautiful pond.
We do cater for vegetarians and kids on request.
Our picnics are available from Friday to Monday, October to February, R220 per person without wine. Our baskets are limited so booking is essential 24 hours in advance.
You can book online via our website www.glenwoodvineyards.co.za
Telephonically (021 876 2044) or via email at email@example.com
Rustic French style picnics at Grande Provence
Make the most of summer in the Franschhoek winelands with a rustic picnic in true French style under majestic oaks at Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate.
Prepared by Executive Chef Darren Badenhorst, the Grande Provence summer picnic basket is filled to the brim with delightful baguettes, artisanal brie, locally cured saucisson, Franschhoek trout, homemade preserves and butter, artisanal rosemary and sea salted crisps with whole grain mustard aioli, a crisp garden salad, and a decadent chocolate brownie. These are all perfectly rounded off with a bottle of Angels Tears wine and your choice of still or sparkling water.
If you want to take your picnic experience up a notch, choose from a selection of rabbit-liver parfait, seasonal fruit, a chunky Waldorf salad, boerenkaas and beautiful rose and white macaroons. These extra luxuries are priced individually and can be added to your basket upon request.
The Grande Provence picnic menu is available at R325 per person sharing, or R345 for a single basket. To book, call The Restaurant at Grande Provence a day in advance on Tel: (021) 876 8600 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Summer picnics at Grande Provence take place from 1 October 2017 to 30 April 2018 and are weather dependant. Limited baskets are available per day, so book early to avoid disappointment.