Somerset West Steakhouse restaurant
This beautifully decorated restaurant is offers diners a relaxed ambience, great service and delicious food. The restaurant has definitely earned its good reputation and is famous for their delicious, succulent steaks, all perfectly prepared to your taste and preference.
Only the best cuts of meat are used and this you can tell the minute your plate arrives. But lets start at the beginning, the starter menu. Wonderful options are available and include the Asian Trio which comprises crispy pork belly in a pineapple chilli sauce, vegetable spring rolls and a tempura prawn. Beef carpaccio, chicken livers, an avocado salad and even risotto are just some of the other choices.
For a main, try the fall-off-the-bone lamb shank, the sticky ginger chicken breast or the simple, yet tasty, linefish. There are some interesting variations on traditional dishes, such as the springbok shank and the chinese braised oxtail.
A great dessert menu tops off this great experience. And, please, don't forget the steaks.
Somerset West International restaurant
The word lavigna means 'dweller near a vineyard' and whether they had this in mind upon christening, it certainly is apt. La Vigna is located at the Lord Charles Hotel and provides diners with an unforgettable dining experience in upmarket, yet casual surroundings.
The stylish, modern interior incorporates a minimalistic approach and exudes a chic, exclusive feel. The menu is extensive and varied and include dishes like Peking duck with noable Asian flavours, as well as gourmet burgers, ideal for the ravenous.
The wine cellar is next to the restaurant and a huge selection is available, catering for all tastes and levels of connoisseurs.
The service strikes a fine balance between professionalism and warmth and attentiveness. Treat yourself to a culinary experience in this award-winning restaurant.
Restaurants near Helderberg
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and are not necessarily the actual travelling
Stellenbosch Country restaurant
Stellenbosch(4.1 km from Helderberg)
Inspired by ingredients from the land and the finest wines of the region, this restaurant serves elegant, yet exciting cuisine in a beautiful, tranquil setting. The fare is a mix between Cape Provencale, contemporary, country-style and fusion cuisine, and delivers in both taste and presentation. A real treat or foodies and wine lovers alike.
Stellenbosch International restaurant
Stellenbosch(4.5 km from Helderberg)
Bodega @ Dornier finds itself part of the patchwork of wine farms and vineyards that quilts the hills of Stellenbosch. A little distance from the town centre, Dornier Wine Estate has diversified its hospitality and made the Spanish bodega manner of hosting food and wine at the cellar door its own.
Set amongst the manicured vineyards and indigenous fynbos, the restaurant is housed in a historic barn some two hundred years old. The sights and sounds of its splendid natural surroundings exude tranquillity and set the scene for a relaxing lunch or dinner.
The menu reflects good, honest farm style food inspired by local, fresh and seasonal produce, so expect changes on the blackboard menu on an almost daily basis.
The wine list is dominated by Dornier’s selection of its own wines and compliments the menu while promising an excellent marriage of food and wine.
Day time visits also allow for wine tasting.
Somerset West Contemporary restaurant
Somerset West(4.8 km from Helderberg)
Set on the western slopes of the beautiful Helderberg mountain is the Avontuur Estate restaurant.
The welcoming and relaxed atmosphere is enhanced by a mix of old and new decor as well as a airy terrace complete with pagodas covered in grapevines.
For a truly decadent but relaxing environment and a very memorable dining experience, the Avontuur Estate restaurant is the place to be.