French style The Vine Bistro at Glenelly Wine Estate

The Vine Bistro

Situated in Ida’s Valley in historic Stellenbosch, on the foothills of the picturesque Simonsberg mountain, lies the breathtakingly beautiful Glenelly Wine Estate.

The estate is owned by Madam May de Lencquesaing, previous owner of renowned Bordeaux estate Château Pichon Longueville.

This is the perfect setting for a classically inspired French style bistro, The Vine Bistro which is owned by renowned chef patron Christophe Dehosse.

Head chef Alex Rykaart is in charge of the small, tightly knit kitchen brigade, serving flavour packed classic bistro lunches and dinners, prepared with precision and care, using world class locally sourced ingredients.

The front of house team provide a warm, heartfelt welcome and attentive yet relaxed service. All of this combined with the award winning, distinctive wines curated from the estate as well as favourites sourced locally and from France ensures a memorable winelands experience for visitors.

The Vine Bistro’s trading hours are: Tuesday – Sunday Lunch 12:00 – 15:00 and Thursday – Saturday Dinner 18:00 – 21:00.

For more information and bookings call 021 809 6444, E-mail or visit