Eat & Drink

There are a number of shops and places to eat and relax in the Nuwejaars Wetlands Special Management Area.



 The Nuwejaars Wetland Special Management Area forms a part of the Agulhas Wine Triangle – where wineries create unique wines formed in our cool-climate conditions. The NWSMA is also home to coffee shops.



Strandveld Vineyards

Taste delicious First Sighting and Strandveld Wines at the Strandveld Vineyards. Strandveld is also a member of the Agulhas Wine Triangle, with the vineyards producing unique wines, crafted in the cool-climate conditions in the Nuwejaars Wetlands Special Management Area.

 028 482 1902

Black Oystercatcher

Enjoy wine tastings at the Black Oystercatcher Tasting Room. The Black Oystercatcher is part of the Agulhas Wine Triangle, producing refreshing cool-climate wines. You can also enjoy a variety of snacks from the Deli, and wonderful gift options from the shop.

 028 482 1618


Black Oystercatcher Deli

Create your own country lunch with fresh snacks from the Black Oystercatcher deli. Choose from their selection of farm-fresh bread, cured meats, delicious cheese, and much more. (Deli options are subject to availability). They also serve wood-fired pizza, with a selection of toppings on their tasty farm-style crispy base.

 028 482 1618

Zoetendal Estate

At the Zoetendal Estate, on the banks of the languid Nuwejaars River, you’re invited to feast on their culinary delights paired with the perfect wine as part of their restaurant offering. During your visit, explore their premium vineyards and enjoy a tasting of their fine wines, including the 2021 Zoetendal Sauvignon Blanc Limited Edition. 

 072 854 1720

Eat and relax in Elim

There are a range of coffee shops and eateries in the town of Elim – which include meals that are true to the Overberg. Pop in at the Waterfront Coffee Shop, or enjoy a meal at more relaxed settings

Waterfront Coffee Shop: 028 482 1739
Carl Richter: 028 482 1693
Jane Speelman: 071 336 6023
Averil Cloete: 028 482 1004

Get to know the wine ward making big waves in the wine world. It’s the Agulhas Wine Triangle – and it’s the newest wine ward in the country, but one that’s making a big impact.



That’s because of our region’s cool-climate, which leads to the intense fruit flavours of the wines (especially the Sauvignon blanc) produced here.

Wineries to visit here include:

– Strandveld Vineyards
– Black Oystercatcher Wines

Other wines from the Agulhas Wine Triangle (look out for these cool-climate wines in retailers around the country):

– The Berrio
– Ghost Corner Wines
– The Giant Periwinkle Enfin Wines

Lomond Wines
– The Drift Wines
– Dâbar
Sijnn Wines in Malgas

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