great service combined with excellent food makes it worth a trip to St Francis Bay alone!
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We enjoyed from the first to the last minute our dining experience. Service started already at the moment we arrived with our car. We were greeted at the parking space. We received a personalised menu with the names of all our friends on the front...More
Genuine fine dining in slightly rustic St Francis Bay. We ate here 3 times out of 6 days in total. Restaurant is located in new vineyard in large, tastefully furnished purpose built building. I expect we will see the 5 elements logo on their wines...More
One of the best dining experiences we had along the garden route! the owner and his staff gave us a warm welcome and they are very attentive. the interior missed a little coziness to mind but then again, it´s all about the food, isn´t it?...More
The owner (Charles Black) is involved in every aspect of his restaurant. Nothing makes him happier than to chat away with diners and to recommend wines. The food is fabulous - we had to go back to try other stuff. From perfect souffles to the...More
A nice location for a fine dine evening. With some true remarkable dishes on the menu and excellent service. We were very impressed with the starters and the deserts. The main courses (salmon and filet) were a bit disappointing as these were just average.
I had a dish that I will remember for a long time: a Seared Tuna starter. It was done in such a unique way and that is how the rest of the meal is served. Not traditional restaurant food, but delicious, creative experiences.
The place is beautifully presented and the staff are charming. But it is the sort of place that makes you feel self conscious the moment you set foot in it. Our waitress was keen to stress that they were a fine dining establishment, she mentioned...More
Many thanks for taking the time to provide us with your constructive feedback which has been shared with all of the staff. In our endeavours to continually improve and maintain the standards we set ourselves at Five Elements, guest feedback is critical. The objective negative...More
Five Elements was recommended to us by the owner of the B&B that we were staying in in St Francis Bay. It is situated out of the way near the port and is down a shared driveway with a residential estate so you really need...More