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UMAMI Restaurant - CLOSED

Black Horse Centre, Cnr Mark and Dorp Street, Stellenbosch, South Africa
+27 21 887 5204
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
4 Oct 2013
“Really good!!!”
2 Sep 2013
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Black Horse Centre, Cnr Mark and Dorp Street, Stellenbosch, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 82 reviews

Reviewed 4 October 2013

The food here is really great and well presented. It makes for a great evening out with friends. Absolutely LOVE the sushi.

Thank Lizna_Boshoff
Reviewed 2 September 2013

This restaurant is closed, what a shame, used to be super, great food and service. Will miss it a great deal.

1  Thank alwayshungry2
Reviewed 28 July 2013

Umami doesn't exist anymore. Umami was a great business when it came to food, service and ambiance, but is wasn't busy enough. I wish you the best Toerie, the restaurant was fantastic and I really enjoyed every evening we spended there. Maybe again in the...More

1  Thank Rob and Jes v
Reviewed 11 July 2013

The place is very simple and the environment is amazing. The food tastes very good (one of the best I had in my vacation trip in South Africa) and the waiter was very kind. He gave us lots of maps and suggestions about the winelands...More

Thank Pedro Henrique S
Reviewed 26 June 2013

Umami offers a pleasant warm welcome on each visit. The menu changes seasonally and only the freshest ingredients are utilised in their preparation. A choice of either ala carte or a five course tasting menu makes Umami the perfect choice for any occasion. Special lunch...More

Thank Angelique_lr
Reviewed 24 June 2013

Ate at Umami last weekend and was pleasantly surprised. Excellent food and good wines served by knowledgable staff. Small menu only downside. Cozy atmosphere.

Thank dillm
Reviewed 14 June 2013

We had booked a table for 9. Some days later we received an email that they did not have room for us anymore. Very disappointing as we liked umami from last time. We suspect they let us down since we had children with us.More

1  Thank OrjanLavik
Toerie, Owner at UMAMI Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2013

Marta made the booking for the 1st of June via e-mail on the 22nd of May, to which I confirmed. I only realized the next day that we previously made a booking for 27 guests a week prior to her booking, which meant that we...More

Reviewed 6 May 2013

The food was good. This is a small place with few tables. That is good. The atmosphere is nice. We brought with us small children one evening, and this is actually not a good place for that. And the children's menu is not to great.

Thank OrjanLavik
Reviewed 20 April 2013

i'm delayed in writing this, but remember my meal perfectly - it was very memorable. i had a tasting menu- each dish was amazing, absolutely brilliant! Wine pairings excellent. I highly recommend the tasting menu, as Chef's always choose best. Everything we ordered was incredible,...More

1  Thank MKND
Reviewed 16 April 2013

I had lunch here today, but this is not the first time, but it is always excellent. This hidden away gem is a real find. I think it's mostly locals only, so you get good value for money. The service is good too.

2  Thank Shaun F
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Black Horse Centre, Cnr Mark and Dorp Street, Stellenbosch, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Stellenbosch
  • Phone Number: +27 21 887 5204
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