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La Colombe

Constantia Main Rd | Silvermist Wine Estate, Constantia 7806, South Africa
+27 21 794 2390
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Overview
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (192 reviews)
“scallops” (57 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (64 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Constantia Main Rd | Silvermist Wine Estate, Constantia 7806, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is our 2nd visit and the food on the tasting menu was exceptional, beautifully presented with the waiting staff being very knowledgeable both describing the food and the wine pairings. A fabulous experience of fine dining.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank RichardCloke
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great venue, excellent food and wine pairing, great place for birthday celebration. If you enjoy fine dinning, La Colombe is the place to go.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Alancape
Reviewed 4 days ago

This restaurant is a must for any lover of fine dining. Bookings are essential and at least a month in advance. Situated on beautiful estate with the stunning Constantia mountains as a back drop. This restaurant is highly rated and is always in the top...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank 82JamesW
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were a bit early (as suggested by e-mail), but the reception was not friendly at all. We were bluntly told to wait; there was no oppertunity to start with a drink somewhere. After waiting in the parking area for some time, we were invited...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank juro2013
Reviewed 6 days ago

I left a request for a table if anyone cancelled and we got "the call". Went for the full Monty 7 course tasting with wine....I could go into great detail.......I wont - Get a reservation, go enjoy....You will love it!!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank spencermit
Reviewed 6 days ago

Food was good, service was great. Food presentation excellent! Our whole group enjoyed our lunch, we would have preferred dinner but reservations are hard to get. On the other hand it was good we had lunch since menu was almost the same for dinner and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Tricia A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Four of us had the tasting menu - very good. The service was very friendly and knowledgeable The wine list is very expansive.They try too hard. Every table gets the for, too much food on a stick. They are a little too cutesy

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Terence M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a wonderful evening at La Colombe! Of course, the food and the wines are amazing: original, well balanced and beautifully presented! But the staff is also perfect. They are young and dynamic, but yet very knowledgeable! This is definitely one of the best...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank emilionette
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had the 6 course with wine tasting menu.The food was very tasty and unique in some cases . The restaurant had no charm. Very blah decor. Not a fan of the fogs, and sticks on logs etc desserts. Waitstaff seemed too aloof !

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank tc917
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an experience . We dined at La Colombe on Saturday night . If there were more stars I would give them. Every course was pure theatre . The restaurant was perfect , the seating was excellent , the staff were wonderful from the first...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 218becs
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Amanda P
13 September 2018|
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Response from TroyConstandakis | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hello. Cape Town CBD is approximately a 25 minute drive to La Colombe. We recommend that you use the UBER transport service. We look forward to seeing you in January.
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CPLopez
23 January 2018|
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Anonymous2168
27 October 2017|
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Response from etoro123 | Reviewed this property |
They cater for everyone. They will make it gluten free for you. I have seen it before. It is the ultimate place so u will leave happy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Monday
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Constantia Main Rd | Silvermist Wine Estate, Constantia 7806, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Constantia
  • Phone Number: +27 21 794 2390
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Description
La Colombe, one of Cape Town's most well-loved and awarded restaurants. Contemporary French-meets-Asian fine dining.
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