Paulina’s Restaurant at Rickety Bridge


Paulina’s Restaurant has earned its place in the Cape’s cuisine capital, offering a variety of elegant bistro-style dishes with a range of mouth-watering desserts to finish. Every creation from the restaurant team is given extra zest by the striking beauty of the vineyards and stunning views of the Franschhoek mountains.

Take a seat on the terrace with magnificent vineyard and mountain views or cosy up in front of the fireplace in the colder months, while sipping on a glass of fine estate wine . The full range of award-winning Rickety Bridge wines are available to compliment your meal. Taste your way through the ranges at the Wine Tasting Centre or follow the suggested wine pairings on the menu. A carefully selected menu has been created to delight the little ones, as well.

The restaurant can be booked for special functions and is ideal for any celebration with family and friends, as well as dinners for groups of 10 people or more. The separate dining room is available for private groups, with set menus available upon request.

Book your lunch on or 021 876 2129. Reservations are advised, to avoid disappointment.

Trading Hours: Monday – Sunday 11h00 – 16h00.

Booking Information
Telephone: +27 (0)21 876 2129
Website: Visit Website

More Information
Restaurant Type: Bistro Distance to Town Hall: More than 3 km Average Cost Of Main: R 95
Trading Hours
Monday: 11h00 – 16h00
Tuesday: 11h00 – 16h00
Wednesday: 11h00 – 16h00
Thursday: 11h00 – 16h00
Friday: 11h00 – 16h00
Saturday: 11h00 – 16h00
Sunday: 11h00 – 16h00


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TripAdvisor’s Travellers’ Choice Awards
2020 – Top 25 Emerging Worldwide
Destinations (15th position).

Tripadvisor Traveller’s Choice Destination
Winner 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015

Most Memorable Wine Route 2014, 2013
& 2012

Service Excellence Award – 2015

Best Tourism Event 2015 – Franschhoek
Bastille Festival

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Franschhoek Wine Valley

Physical Address
66B Huguenot Road

Office hours
Monday to Friday: 08h00 – 17h00
Saturday: 09h00 – 16h00
Sunday: 09h00 – 14h00

Contact Details
+27(0) 66 224 6360