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Henry Whites Restaurant

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Fancourt Hotel | Montagu Street, Blanco, George, George 6529, South Africa
+27 44 804 0035
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Hours:
Tue - Sat 19:00 - 22:30
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Henry white delivers food and quality of service equal to anywhere in the world Fancourt have developed this restaurant over the last few years into a real treat for food lovers. may it long continue

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Thank reactionpm
HotelManagerFNB, Manager at Henry Whites Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Reactionpm Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback as well as sampling all our restaurants. We are glad that the subtle changes we are making in Henry Whites are noted as we want to keep developing the restaurant to be the best in George. Your review is very much welcome and will share it with the... More 

Crowborough, United Kingdom
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285 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

This is more formal dining in The Manor House. The menu is rather short so you may struggle for your personal choice for more than 2 visits during a stay, but the food and service are excellent. The separate scallop and soup starters were very tasty. Our sole menuires were beautifully moist and the chocolate with black cherry desserts were... More 

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Thank sagatourist
HotelManagerFNB, Manager at Henry Whites Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Sagatourist Thank you for your great review, the menu in Henry Whites is kept short as it is seasonal and we are focusing on farm to table kind of menu to keep it fresh and exciting. We do try to engage with our guests to offer more variety should they be staying longer so as to avoid menu fatigue.... More 

Shepperton, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017

poor service, food not what we were expecting, we visited a couple of years ago and were really happy with the dining experience but after dining there in February this year when service was very poor we would not consider going back

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Thank Jackie T
HotelManagerFNB, Manager at Henry Whites Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Jackie Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback, it is unfortunate that Henry Whites did not leave up to expectations as well as our other dining areas. We would like to engage more with you so that we can address this, kindly contact us at Henrywhites@fancourt.co.za Kind regards Fisani More 

Seoul, South Korea
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

I was very pleased to recall experience of dine here. Very nice setting with small bar and cosy table. food is great and wine as well. very romantic if you join with spouse.

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Thank ymiu2016
HotelManagerFNB, Manager at Henry Whites Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear ymiu2016 Thank you for making us of our restaurant during your recent visit to Fancourt. Yes Henry Whites is located in the Heritage Site of Fancourt, and we like to keep the theme classic and ideal for celebrations and romantics. We hope to celebrate with you again soon. Kind regards Fisani More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

Superb on every level. Wonderful menu - extensive wine list. Discrete but attentive service. A lovely short walk from our suite. (Buggy was available, had we needed). Just an all round exceptional experience.

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Thank kharrison85
HotelManagerFNB, Manager at Henry Whites Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Kharrison85 Thank you for your review, and that you find Henry Whites to be up there with Fine Dining even though our theme is classic dining. We are glad that all was superb as we are working hard to have this as the best restaurant in George. We appreciate you sharing your experience. Kind regards Fisani More 

Edenvale, Gauteng, South Africa
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

We were here for the New Year Dinner with my folks. Five star treatment at Fan Court from the minute you arrive, we were taken by mini bus from the Club house to the restaurant. Beautiful Gardens, exceptional service, excellent food. Very intimate setting, a few small rooms rather than one big dining space.

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Thank lcrow18
HotelManagerFNB, Manager at Henry Whites Restaurant, responded to this review

Good day Icrow18 Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback, we are glad you had the true Fancourt experience despite it being such a busy season. It is very welcoming to see that the team was on the ball and could deliver to according to the Fancourt promise. This kind of feedback is very motivating, we appreciate... More 

Milan, Italy
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50 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

we had dinner there twice during our stay. the send evening was in the library . food excellent,service also and price range bit more than out side the resort but was expected.

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Thank chrisdellavalle
HotelManagerFNB, Manager at Henry Whites Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Chrisdellavalle Thank you for your feedback and for visiting us twice during your stay. We are glad that all was to your liking. Kind regards Fisani More 

Cape Town. ZA
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

extremely intimate and romantic. The ambiance just removes all the tension and you feel at ease, relaxed. Waiters are friendly and helpful. Selection is a la carte...Food always taste exceptionally good! Great atmosphere to unwind.....

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Thank TitoLaVita
HotelManagerFNB, Manager at Henry Whites Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear TitoLaVita Thank you for dining in our classic restaurant, and we are pleased to find that the ambience did capture the projected feel of the restaurant. We look forward to seeing you again at our resort. Kind regards Fisani More 

Waterford, Ireland
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234 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

This is a wonderful restaurant and we thoroughly enjoyed every morsel of food. We were made to feel very welcome by our waitress, who was extremely professional but also knew when to be personal. My ravioli for starter wasn't the prettiest dish I've ever seen, but it tasted delicious. The Springbok for mains was the star of the show and... More 

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Thank declanjhayes
HotelManagerFNB, Manager at Henry Whites Restaurant, responded to this review

Good day Declan We are pleased that you had a great experience in our Restaurant and thank you for taking the time to share it with us. We look forward to many more celebrations with you. Kind regards Fisani More 

George, South Africa
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82 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Located in the Manor House at The Fancourt Delightful place to spend an evening enjoying fine food in an elegant dining room. The wine list offers a superb selection.

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Thank mimurphy44
HotelManagerFNB, Manager at Henry Whites Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Mimurphy Thank for dining in our Classic Restaurant, we are glad you had an elegant experience in Henry Whites. We are also delighted that the wine list you refer to recently won the Diners Best Diamond Winelist in the Garden Route. Thank you for your support. Kind regards Fisani More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 19
Cuisine
European
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Private Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
19:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
19:00 - 22:30
Thursday
19:00 - 22:30
Friday
19:00 - 22:30
Saturday
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fancourt Hotel | Montagu Street, Blanco, George, George 6529, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  George
  • Phone Number: +27 44 804 0035
Description
Situated in the historic Manor House at Fancourt, Henry White's is a restaurant set apart from all others. With no detail overlooked or effort spared in the dedication to excellence in the culinary arts, Henry White's presents modern European dining. While staying true to classic wine and gastronomic traditions, the restaurant prides itself on its progressive innovation.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?