Love, creativity and research stimulate our imagination and you will find all this in our offer.
We use only the Best ingredients and our aim is to cook every dish to Perfection. We want to give every guest a truly memorable dining experience, so that they will want to come back to La Sosta, time after time.
La Sosta is truly an unforgettable experience. Owned and run by Italian and South African chef couple Salvatore and Nina Branda, with Chris Mathew, Nina’s father, at front of house, La Sosta is a unique restaurant in Swellendam which combines a rich history with contemporary style, innovative food and classic service.
Their country kitchen restaurant offers wholesome meals with an eclectic twist. All food are carefully sourced and lovingly prepared using local produce, including home baked breads, all created with your health in mind. Dinner is accompanied by local wines to round off a busy day of sightseeing. Try their famous free range pork, venison and beef, all fresh from their farm up north and sourced from the surrounding area.
For a unique dinner experience, book a table at ‘Augusta’s African Kitchen’ with its focus on pan-African cuisine. ‘Augusta’s African Kitchen’ is one of the top places to eat in Swellendam and it reflects the variation and depth of the African continent.
This is the in-house restaurant for Schoone Oordt Country House. The Conservatory rates as one of the best restaurants in Swellendam, playing host to intimate dinners either in their gorgeous conservatory or more privately, in the manor house’s cosy dining room.
De Vagebond might not be "fine-dining" but they are a great "date-night" option if you like big portions - serving Local Cuisine and Traditional South African Dishes, including; Bobotie, Game Pie, Kudu Fillet, Springbok Shank, Malva Pudding. We stock some of the regions finest wines and have a fully stocked bar. A big fire will be burning in the evenings if the weather allows to welcome all to a romantic night of the best South Africa have to offer.