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The Orient Hotel | Elandsfontein, Crocodile River Valley, Gauteng, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
+27 12 371 2903
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  • Average1%
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The Orient Hotel | Elandsfontein, Crocodile River Valley, Gauteng, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our experience at Restaurant Mosaic was like seeing a Symphony Orchestra for the first time. . .overwhelming in a magnificent kind of way! The service, passion and the boundless imagination & creativity is truly inspiring. Absolutely anyone and everyone would take away something truly special...More

Thank lamb101101
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hubby and I booked our 25th anniversary lunch with great expectations, which were exceeded. Kudos to Chef Chantel and all the wonderful staff for making our lunch one of the most memorable food experiences we'll probably ever have. We chose to have the Grande Degustation...More

1  Thank Michelle d
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited during August for a birthday celebration. We had the Autumn/Winter Grande Degustation with wine pairing, and also a very interesting non-alcoholic pairing. All excellent. We especially enjoyed the rare Comte cheese. The only negative was that the hot courses were a tad cold...More

Thank Labrot
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow, what a culinary experience. Mosaic certainly lived up to the expectation. From the very first drink, to all the small extras and the main dishes everything fitted and was delicious. Will definitely go back! Thx Chantal and your team!

Thank DanieLourens
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mosaic is much more than a restaurant – it is a journey and a culinary experience in French cuisine (and some others)! Mosaic is top fine dining restaurant, sophisticated, interesting and even unique in many ways. It is in a beautiful and unusual setting to...More

1  Thank Christiaan M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A warm, comfortable and delicious meal with all the style we expected and much more. The ambiance of the venue, the great wine pairing, and the bursts of flavor throughout the meal was wonderful.

1  Thank Tavia M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to Mosaic a few times now and decided to take some friends along for an evening. Once again we were 'wowed' by Chantal and her team. Not only is the food and presentation superb but the service is always fantastic. The chef...More

1  Thank inges105
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were celebrating a milestone birthday and the hotel and restaurant had gone out of their way to make sure that the experience was exceptional. We have made a note to revisit.

1  Thank GeorgeM_Pretoria
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Mosaic is one of the world's best fine dining restaurants and definitely the best in the northern parts of South Africa. I was fortunate to visit them for the second time. We had the grand degustation menu which was pretty good. Some of the standard...More

2  Thank aroundtheworld247365
Reviewed 10 August 2017

The ambience was absolutely amazing. We stayed there a few years ago for our 40th Anniversary and had dinner at Mosaic. The food was absolutely delicious every serving put before us was presented with such love and care and presented to us by Chantell Dartnell...More

2  Thank Z1389QIbarbarak
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Response from Graeme S | Reviewed this property |
That's the start time. Depending on your menu choice, the meal will be 2 to 4 hours. Check their website for prices
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 54 - USD 84
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover
Good for
View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
19:00 - 20:30
19:00 - 20:30
19:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Orient Hotel | Elandsfontein, Crocodile River Valley, Gauteng, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Pretoria
  • Phone Number: +27 12 371 2903
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Restaurant Mosaic at The Orient Private Hotel is this country’s finest destination restaurant and private hotel. Award-winning South African Chef Chantel Dartnall is known for presenting the art of nature on her plates through her botanical cuisine to take you on a culinary tour of pure indulgence. Bask in the sophisticated atmosphere of exotic spaces; an Oriental style oasis set in lush and tranquil 280h of the Francolin Conservancy. The Mosaic cellar is unparalleled in this country with some of the most exceptional and rare wines from both South Africa and internationally.
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