We were quite disappointed. We felt that the chef was in over his head. We've done plenty of fine dining to recognize when a dish is properly and appropriately prepared. Dishes tasted bland and forced.
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Aubergine exemplifies what wonderful service is all about - attentive, friendly and warm. We had a brilliant waitress and sommelier taking care of us, but you could honestly feel the care and attention of each staff member. From the culinary creations to the carefully chosen...More
Aubergine was an amazing culinary experience. We had a wonderful aubergine and goat cheese soufflé, fresh oysters, and oxtail special. We also chose a great bottle of red wine. The service was impeccable. The setting is beautifully rustic and elegant. Aubergine is definitely on par...More
Lovely restaurant with great service, delicious wine and delectable food. We weren't that hungry but had a yummy soup and salad.
Very nice food at this upmarket contemporary restaurant. Super house Sauvignon blanc from local Cape vineyards complemented my Seafood main and had enough bite to go well with my wife's pork too. Good service and excellent menu. Not cheap but great value for quality given...More
Pardon, the sommelier, is THE MAN. He guided us to some excellent wine, champagne and grappa selections. Not only did he guide us, but we was constantly checking in. All of the staff were great. The food was delicious. We had the fried oysters to...More
My wife and I went to this restaurant on Saturday night. I have been to the test kitchen and found the food to be really good. We expected the same at this restaurant. Well that was not to be. The food is plain with hardly...More
The owner of our guest house recommended this restaurant and we were so happy he did. The restaurant is very attractive and not noisy - a big plus for us. Each of us was very happy with our meal - my husband got a wildebeast...More
My dinner lived up to expectations. Moreover, I was impressed by the extent to which the restaurant catered to a table full of food restrictions. Everyone loved their meal. Coming from the San Francisco Bay Area, it was a great value as well.
Aubergine was highly recommended by my guide book, and I was glad I went! The menu is elaborate -- so many incredible options it was difficult to choose. I did the wine pairing, and the wines and food were excellent. The restaurant is gorgeous, the...More