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River Cafe - CLOSED

Uitsig, Constantia, South Africa
+27 21 794 3010
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
29 Jun 2014
“Excellent attentive service”
14 Jun 2014
“Nice Setting”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Uitsig, Constantia, South Africa
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51 - 60 of 73 reviews

Reviewed 1 May 2012

As a frequent traveller and in the hotel industry I generally do not post reviews unless they deserve praise, but i do believe that anyone who dares book at th eriver club ought to be warned...the food is shocking service is bad... such a pity,...More

1  Thank chrisweir
Reviewed 29 April 2012

We eat here whenever we visit Cape Town, so have eaten here about 6 times over the years, and it is still excellent. The menu is limited but everything is fresh. We usually have a salad here and they are superb. The atmosphere is viby...More

Thank viewsforme
Reviewed 6 April 2012

We tasted their great wines and decided to stop for lunch. Great decision. We had the steak sandwich, which my wife voted the BEST steak sandwich ever. If you know my wife that is quite a compliment! Nice nice outdoor area to spend lunch

Thank Valderf
Reviewed 5 April 2012

We had taken a drive to Cape Point and thought we would stop at Constantia and decided to go to the cafe as it is a lovely setting for lunch. It was quite busy but we were able to get a table outside. The waitress...More

Thank Makalolo
Reviewed 30 March 2012

The owners of Constantia Uitsig and La Colombe (1 Michelin star) also has River Cafe which is a bistro perfect for lunch. I had their River Cafe Steak Sanwich and ir was out of this world. Perfectly owencooked tenderloins sliced with glazed onoions, rocket and...More

Thank JessJensen
Reviewed 17 March 2012

My family and I were taken to the River Cafe at Uitsig, Constantia, by my daughter's boyfriend as a special farewell lunch as they were leaving for the UK after a few days in beautiful South Africa. It was on my recommendation that we went...More

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 15 March 2012

A return to an old favourite. We were interested to hear that they were no longer open in the evenings, that short lived experiment having only lasted a year or so apparently, but probably all the better for concentrating on what they do best -...More

Thank Cantwaitforspring
Reviewed 4 March 2012

Visited for breakfast and although it was very good - fresh toast and tea offered without asking - I think Tasha's in Constantia may have taken a lot of it's trade as it was very quiet on the day we visited.

Thank 395Carol
Reviewed 28 February 2012

The place has lots of characters but a bit pretentious.

Thank Giasintakart2010
Reviewed 2 February 2012

This was our fourth visit during our yearly holidays in Cape Town since 2006, and we were happy as ever to come back to this idyllic and cosy Garden Restaurant. The food has always been light, fresh, delicious and inventive. Their own wines are mostly...More

Thank Dandelion1066
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  • Address: Uitsig, Constantia, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Constantia
  • Phone Number: +27 21 794 3010
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