Spend the afternoon relaxing on the lush lawn of Nederburg’s The Manor restaurant in Paarl. Take in magnificent views of the surrounding landscape with the historic 1800 manor house as backdrop.

The Manor’s generous picnic baskets include a selection of local cheeses and charcuterie to start, accompanied by freshly-baked breads with farm butter, fresh grapes, biltong, olives, nuts, crackers and an array of pâtés. The main course features beef slider burgers, vegetable spring rolls, crispy chicken wins and a fresh salad with vinaigrette. Enjoy some freshly-prepared sweet bites for dessert.

A picnic basket, available at R485, serves two adults and includes a bottle of Nederburg Première Cuvée Brut sparkling wine. Soft drinks, waters, non-alcoholic ciders and hot beverages are available to order from your waitron.

Picnic boxes for children are also on offer, at R120 per head. These include a kiddie’s beef burger, dried fruit & raisins, fresh seasonal fruit, a small juice box and a mini dessert.   

Picnics need to be booked at least 24 hours in advance by contacting the team at The Manor on 021 877 5155 or