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Buitenverwachting Restaurant

26 Klein Constantia Road | Constantia, Constantia 7806, South Africa
+27 21 794 3522
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“amuse bouche” (32 reviews)
“sorbet” (19 reviews)
“caesar salad” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
26 Klein Constantia Road | Constantia, Constantia 7806, South Africa
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Reviewed 17 February 2017

This was without doubt the best meal I had while in Cape Town, the setting was wonderful, the views over the hillside vineyard were amazing and the food was inventive and delicious. Did not have a lunch reservation but they managed to find a table...More

1  Thank UncleDom
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We last ate here 5 years ago when we were last in Cape Town and remembered the experience with pleasure. So we booked again and were very pleased to return. The setting, the ambience, the service,the wine and the food is excellent. We hope to...More

Thank Margaret1917
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We came there appr. at 7 pm, to see more of sunset I recommend to come earlier (around 6 pm). Ask for a table at the window.

Thank Roman H
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We had an enjoyable evening here. The restaurant has a nice atmosphere and the food is good. The drive through the wine yard to get there, was so beautiful.

Thank Anne J
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Very relaxing setting. The type of restaurant you can spend all afternoon with family or friends. Wine menu great. Food always good, pork belly my favorite.

Thank Tony_Sani
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

A lovely restaurant with a super relaxed feel to it! The champagne was fabulous, the meals were delicious, i found the starter to be quite a big portion and i struggled through my mains which was a light battered dish and chips (best I've ever...More

Thank rcooper86
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Everything about this restaurant is good. Stunning views, food and wine excellent. What more can one wish for 5*

Thank 15IanRoger15
Reviewed 6 February 2017

A birthday to remember, wonderful estate bubbly, beautifully presented food, tasty and unique dishes, fancy but friendly and great with kids, relaxed atmosphere, a truly memorable experience and the restaurant views are to die for, mountains and more mountains, don't miss this exceptional experience.

Thank diner300
Reviewed 5 February 2017

A great favourite of many years. Elegant, with good service and good food. They have introduced a second, less gourmand menu, for those who would prefer a lighter meal. I note the chocolate variation is still on the menu.....a must for those who have not...More

Thank Jane R
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Such a lovely meal and spectacular setting. Service was first rate as well. Looking forward to coming back!

Thank suehallam
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Kaiser F
17 May 2018|
Response from Edgar70 | Property representative |
Good day, 19:30. Please Email your reservation request to the restaurant as we are not taking bookings via tripadvisor. Kind regards, Buitenverwachting Team
Clare B
22 December 2017|
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Response from evertverhagen | Reviewed this property |
Nope. They do not allow this
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Klein Constantia Road | Constantia, Constantia 7806, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Constantia
  • Phone Number: +27 21 794 3522
  • E-mail
Buitenverwachting offers a elegantly casual dining experience, with design and menu reflecting the authentic character of the wine estate. A new wine library was established for pre-dinner drinks and tasting experience of rare and vintage wines.
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