• A lovely new attraction to visit for breakfast, tea and light lunch enthusiasts is blooming at Vergelegen wine estate in Somerset West.

    The Rose Terrace Tea Room, which offers a delightful escape into a world of floral elegance and delectable treats, has just opened its doors.

    Floral ambiance:

    The Rose Terrace is flawlessly located beside a magnificent rose garden near the camphor tree forest. The roses’ spectacular beauty creates a serene, scented atmosphere.

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    Tea selection:

    Guests enjoy popular blends such as Ceylon, Earl Grey, mint, chamomile, and rooibos.

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    Delectable cake creations:

    Satisfy your sweet cravings with an ever-changing  range of cakes, from traditional favourites to innovative one-of-a-kind creations. The menu includes a gluten-free cake, scones, and clotted cream, plus a tart of the day.

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    Savoury specials:

    The menu includes items such as croque monsieur (the ultimate ham and cheese sandwich), smoked salmon bagel, quiches, pork pie with piccalilli and Waldorf salad, and coronation chicken open sandwiches.

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    The Rose Terrace is the perfect place for a relaxed gathering of friends, or a soothing solo retreat. Indoor and outdoor seating is available.

    • Estate entrance fee: R20 for adults, R10 for pensioners/scholars.
    • Contact: 021-847 2100 | [email protected]
    • Open hours: Daily Monday-Sunday 09:30-16:00, no bookings accepted.

    Contact: 021-847 2100 | [email protected]

    Address: Vergelegen Wine Estate, Lourensford Road, Somerset West

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    Feature image: Vergelegen Wine Estate Website