November 21, 2023

Gallop into Culinary Delight: Bit and Bridle at Mistico Equestrian Centre

Nestled between the picturesque towns of Durbanville and Paarl on the R312, lies an equestrian haven, the Mistico Equestrian Centre, home to the magnificent South African Lipizzaners. It’s here that you’ll discover the new restaurant – Bit and Bridle.

A Grand Entrance for SummerThe Restaurant opened its doors in September, just in time for summer. Mia and Andries Roux, the dynamic duo behind the restaurant, fuelled by an unwavering passion for farm life and the grace of horses, have created a haven of warm hospitality and a relaxed atmosphere – a place where you’ll feel right at home.

A Feast for All

Whether you prefer the cosy indoor or the beautiful outdoor setting, Bit and Bridle caters to every member of the family.
From eating out with friends and family, private functions to birthday parties, baby showers, kiddies’ parties, kitchen teas, weddings or year-end functions – this place has got you covered.
And for those seeking a productive workday, they offer Wi-Fi, making it a great spot for business meetings and remote work.

Bit & Bridle’s Menu

Bit and Bridle’s menu offers a wide range of options, from breakfast delights to light meals, platters, juicy burgers, and mouthwatering pizzas – they’ve got it all. We recommend trying the Camembert & Fig Burger and the smoked chicken wrap. And as for desserts – you’ll be spoilt for choice with options like Apple Crumble Tart, Cape Malva Pudding, or Salted Caramel Baked Cheesecake. Pair these delectable treats with a selection of wines, gourmet shakes, or indulge in a cup of coffee, crafted by the expert barista at the Coffee Bar.

Kid-Friendly Fun

At Bit and Bridle, friendly staff go the extra mile to ensure your visit is unforgettable. For families with little ones, there’s no shortage of entertainment. From ice-cream pairings to a dedicated kids’ menu and a jumping castle, the young ones will have a blast.

Unique Location

What makes Bit and Bridle truly special is its one-of-a-kind location. With the next Lipizzaner Classical Performances coming up on 5 November and the promise of more shows during December, Mistico Equestrian Centre transforms into a captivating wonderland of performances. The Restaurant offers the perfect spot to enjoy a delightful lunch or a cup of coffee, either before or after the dance of the white stallions.

Plan Your Visit

Bit and Bridle welcomes you from Wednesday to Sunday, between 09h00 and 17h00. So, whether you’re seeking a breakfast, a leisurely lunch, or a family-friendly afternoon meal, this restaurant is your gateway to equestrian elegance, sumptuous meals, and unforgettable memories.

For more information contact 082 9300 858
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