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Ashton's Restaurant at Greenways Hotel - CLOSED

1 Torquay Avenue | Upper Claremont/Bishopscourt, Claremont 7708, South Africa
+27 72 327 3181
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good4%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible27%
8 Jan 2015
“Beautiful historic hotel, with good food”
7 Nov 2014
“Five stars misleading.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Mediterranean, African, International, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1 Torquay Avenue | Upper Claremont/Bishopscourt, Claremont 7708, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 9 January 2015

I visited this historic hotel's restaurant as part of restaurant week in October 2014. The hotel looked beautiful, from the outside anyway, with an open green garden, surrounded by trees and as I'm seated at my table outside I can hear birds singing. Lovely! Excellent...More

Thank MyPreciousKitchen
Reviewed 8 November 2014

Dined here for Restaurant Week. We choose a restaurant each year, but this year to me was very disappointing. There is Special menu for all restaurants plus thise with a star which means fancy restaurant so you pay R50 extra per star which Ashtons was....More

1  Thank Sumara v
Reviewed 18 June 2014

What a lovely time we had at Greenways! Our ladies were over the moon after our afternoon spent at your Restaurant! You made them feel like princesses! Service was great! Food was amazing! and your scones and various jams!!Wow! We will definitely be back! and...More

Thank annaB1239CI
Reviewed 13 May 2014

Unfortunately this beautiful hotel falls horribly short when it comes to service. Granted, we did not stay there, but we did attend a Mother's Day lunch there and were shocked that this hotel is listed as being a five star establishment. It took approximately 45...More

6  Thank beautifulplaces444
Reviewed 28 April 2014 via mobile

What a Disgrace! They served spoilt fish twice! We were the only table in the whole place! The main course took one hour to get to us! There was no manager on duty! The chef was blatantly uninterested and mentioned that he was leaving due...More

5  Thank Chef_Coo
Reviewed 7 February 2014

We booked for a group of 9 for dinner. The food was overcooked and inedible. The meals were obviously kept warm in an oven as the meat and mashed potato was hard and dry. We could tap our cutlery on the hard mashed potato which...More

2  Thank laffey
SusanneCapeTown, Owner at Ashton's Restaurant at Greenways Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2014

Dear Laffey, thank you for affording your time to post this review. I had wished that you had posted this review earlier and not almost 5 weeks after your unhappy experience, which took place on the 3rd of January. The first 2 weeks in January...More

Reviewed 13 January 2014 via mobile

We booked to have dinner at Greenways a week in advance and specified that there would be 3 vegaterians at the table. We arrived to a beautiful setting; lovely building and beautiful garden. The service was good, but the food ended up being a total...More

3  Thank wendhi2015
Reviewed 3 January 2014

I've been a bit lazy about posting in last few years. Today's meal was so poor I feel the need to warn people of what to expect. Menu offered 2 vegetarian courses for R135 with a small carafe of wine. Ditto for meat at R175....More

3  Thank mytuppenceworth
Reviewed 27 December 2013

We were here to celebratie our anniversery, 12,5 years with our kids. We made reservations. The restaurant was in the top 10 of childfriendly restaurants in Capetown, thats why we chosen it. We arrive at 7, there was nobody in the restaurant, we asked are...More

1  Thank Elcaju X
Reviewed 13 December 2013

what a real five star hotel great food, beautiful view and venue. luxiurious in every way. i highly recommend the Greenways hotel.

Thank jorene n
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 20 - USD 40
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Torquay Avenue | Upper Claremont/Bishopscourt, Claremont 7708, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Claremont
  • Phone Number: +27 72 327 3181
  • E-mail
Description
Ashton's at greenways offers you fine dining cuisine in an elegant and relaxing environment. whether you choose to dine al fresco on the terrace overlooking beautifully manicured gardens or prefer the cosy setting of our wood panelled dining room, ashton's menu promises to deliver the freshest south african ingredients in an array of innovative dishes.Ashton's is also ideal place for families, they kids love the croquet, the jungle gym and their own kiddies menu.In summer order a delicious picnic basket from ashtons and relax on the lawn on a picnic blanket or have your picnic at one of the tables provided on the lawn. ashton's at greenways is all about the dining experience and we encourage you to join us in our original cigar library for a pre-dinner drink or nightcap where you can enjoy our collection of single malt whiskeys.open 7 days a week for breakfast, lunch and dinner. ashton's is also available for intimate dinner parties and private functions, or simply stop by for a leisurely afternoon tea.
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