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Buitenverwachting Restaurant

26 Klein Constantia Road | Constantia, Constantia 7806, South Africa
+27 21 794 3522
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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European, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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26 Klein Constantia Road | Constantia, Constantia 7806, South Africa
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11 - 20 of 629 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The setting sublime perhaps the only large city with historic but active vineyards in the suburbs. Do great views, tranquil, excellent decor and outstanding friendly service. Oh yes food. Could have missed a beat but really good food nicely flavoured well presented and high end....More

1  Thank manunited45
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took Swiss guests as we know it is more authentic than other wine farms. The meat and cheese platter was superb and the wine tasting experience was very enjoyable. The sevice was spot on too. I can highly recommend a visit. The wines really...More

1  Thank etiennewehrli
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful venue, excellent service, delicious food! Started with bubbly at the bar & dined at the best table in the house. Lots of little surprises in between meals with waitrons consistently attending to our table.

2  Thank elltonpriston
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch here and all four of us were very please with the food. Would really like to come back for dinner. Very nice ambience and Nice surroundings.

2  Thank Hippolina
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Fabulous setting, delectable and delicious, well presented food and the staff attentive and cheerful. I wonderful lunch experience.

2  Thank sandy S
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Well appointed table with incredible views . Food looks simple on menus but did not disappoint on the plate or palate. Staff in training for busy season were being over seen with expert guidance. Great wine choices .

2  Thank Sedge2013
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

We went for our friends 60th birthday celebration beautiful restaurant and setting the food was wonderful as well as the wines. The staff made you feel very welcome and special 😊

Thank Julie H
Reviewed 12 December 2017

We had a very early breakfast there and the staff opened up early for us specially and went out of their way to accommodate us. The place is exquisite with the old Cape Dutch homestead and lawns and oak trees and the inside of the...More

1  Thank luckylemoni
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Excellent food, wonderful staff and happy doggy that welcomed us. Can really recommend this venue for a special occasion. Stunning views!

1  Thank Ilse S
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

This was the best meal we have enjoyed at a restaurant, anywhere, ever... The setting is beautiful and the food absolutely exceeded our expectations. It was beautifully presented, but above all, full of flavour. The menu is limited and seasonal and while pricier than some...More

2  Thank Marguerite G
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Clare B
22 December 2017|
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Response from Nickparkross | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Clare I'd advise you to try their wines. They are very good. I'd especially recommend the pairings they do with their meals. So delicious!
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Maressa F
15 April 2017|
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Response from LorenzoMarco | Property representative |
Good day ! Our starters range between R 120 - R 150, Main Course is at around R 210 to R 250 and Desserts at R 95
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Leo d
14 June 2016|
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Response from 337Hans_M | Reviewed this property |
Not open in the winter months. I also believe the owner of Buitenverwachting has closed the picnic's forever which is a pity.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, 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
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Description
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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