Plumstead Coffee Shop restaurant
Tucked away in a tranquil garden, High Tea is one of those hidden gems only the locals talk about and try to keep secret. This special coffee shop enchants with vibey people, relaxed atmosphere and rustic charm.
The endless buffet of heavenly bakes and lingering aroma of sinful pleasures wet the appetite alongside interesting goodies for sale.
Warm and inviting, diners soak up the pleasant surrounds churning over the days events and sampling delights from the daily lunch menu brimming with delicious choices.
Try the world famous chicken pie, or hearty winter soups, tasty tarts and assortment of summer wraps, salads and toasted sarmies.
Nestled on the border of Constantia berg and Wynbos, High Tea is worth the trip for non-locals, just to savour the pleasant surrounds and heavenly delights.
Restaurants near Plumstead
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and are not necessarily the actual travelling
Wynberg Organic restaurant
Wynberg (0.3 km from Plumstead)
Organic at Heart serves healthy treats for all. The natural, organic and chemical-free food and drinks are freshly prepared. Organic at Heart uses local produce where possible and caters for vegetarians, vegans and raw food diets. Plus there is a kiddies menu so bring the whole family. The irresistible desserts will make the most strong willed person cave in.
Monday to Friday from 7:30 am until 4:30 pm;
Saturday to Sunday from 8:00 am until 4:30 am.
Constantia Italian restaurant
Constantia (0.4 km from Plumstead)
Primi Piatti strives to create a variety of fresh, comforting and healthy food inspired by the Italian tradition and influenced by contemporary cuisine.
All meals are prepared from scratch using the finest ingredients. The main menu has everything from croissants, omelets and sandwiches, to pizzas, fish and curry. The drinks menu offers a large variety of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. There is even a three-course set menu and a special menu for the little ones.
The 'Primi Pods' area is perfect for kids to play in. They will be entertained by professional chefs and caregivers who can teach them how to make their own pizza and bake their own biscuits.
Mowbray Thai restaurant
Mowbray (0.9 km from Plumstead)
For superb Thai food prepared by skilful chefs in a wonderfully convivial atmosphere, try Chai-yo.Aromatic spices create delicious, flavoursome dishes like the classic Tom Yum soup and the ever popular pad Thai. Each dish comes with a warning as to just how hot they are so diners can find their perfect level.A casual, laid back feel ensures that diners are put completely at ease while enjoying the delicious offerings from the well-planned menu. The decor is simple and uncomplicated, allowing the sumptuous food to take centre-stage.With knowledgeable staff to help diners with their selections, which is particularly helpful to those who are new to Thai cusine, Chai-Yo is the place to be for a brilliant culinary trip to the land of smiles!
Cape Town Dutch restaurant
Cape Town (1.1 km from Plumstead)
Café Dutch is a modern bistro café offering traditional and modern Dutch delights.
Located in Wynberg in a converted Victorian building boasting an upmarket feel dressed in stark white tables and chairs set against warm charcoal walls.
The menu encourages lingering sampling homemade crumbed organic beef kroketten served on rye bread and winter rich pea soup with smoked sausage.
Then there is the tasty nasi goreng with Indonesian chilli and spices, chicken satay, homemade peanut sauce and prawn crackers.
Diners can enjoy non-traditional highlights, such as wild mushroom tart with rocket and Parmesan shavings, or salmon fishcakes with dill mustard sauce rounded off by a simply sinful bittersweet dark chocolate dessert with orange curd, served in a coffee cup.
Wynberg Bistro restaurant
Wynberg (1.1 km from Plumstead)
Nestled within the cosy Chelsea Village, Dutch Restaurant delights the palate with delicious bistro fare and continental cuisine.
The menu takes the palate on a journey through the Netherlands offering a myriad of choices from secret Dutch recipes.
Try the homemade crumbed organic beef kroketten on rye bread and the rich pea soup with smoked sausage.
The fresh, uncomplicated ambiance works well with the Kartel Ghost chairs and tables, contrasted by charcoal walls and black and white photographs brightened with splashes of orange.
The Dutch Restaurant is an intimate and authentic eatery in the cosy Chelsea Village.
Wynberg Thai restaurant
Wynberg (1.1 km from Plumstead)
Erawan Thai Restaurant is in Chelsea Village in Wynberg. The authentic Thai cuisine has made this restaurant a popular eatery in Cape Town with service to match. The restaurant is open from 11:30 to 22:00 every day of the week. The most popular dishes include crispy duck and pancakes, tom yum goong, massaman curry and ba me prik phao gai.
Wynberg Bistro restaurant
Wynberg (1.2 km from Plumstead)
Orchid Café meets shopping and leisurely conversation tucked away inside the Homework clothing store.
Scrubbed kitchen tables, sparking chandeliers, French grey café chairs and pink candy striped cushions against brick face walls set the stage for a home-style dining experience with a touch of elegance.
The small seasonal menu prompts free-range and organic produce, all locally sourced and blended to create mouth-watering creations such as muffins baked in terracotta pots to French toast made fresh bouncy white bread and fluffy all-day omelettes.
Indulge in baked cakes, tarts and buns, all home made including luscious carrot cakes, vanilla bean biscuits, baked cheesecake, baby almond pear tarts, cream cheese cupcakes, lemon meringue tartlets and fresh buttermilk scones served with whipped cream and real strawberry jam.
Orchid Café is a charming, unique and feminine eatery, blessed with simple food and ‘home-away-from-home’ setting. Perfect for an indulgent day out.
Wynberg South African restaurant
Wynberg (1.4 km from Plumstead)
Sabria’s is one of the first Halaal eateries in Cape Town. The family-run restaurant offers friendly and homely service and traditional South African food. The ingredients for each delicious dish are carefully sourced. Patrons can choose from a large array of dishes. The menu offers grills, curries, seafood and pastas.
Breakfast from 10 am until 12 pm;
Lunch from 12 pm until 4 pm;
Dinner from 4 pm until 11 pm.
Diep River Portuguese restaurant
Diep River (1.5 km from Plumstead)
This quaint little spot is popular among locals, regulars and newcomers. The menu offers a wide variety of dishes and diners will find themselves spoilt for choice. The authentic Portuguese flavours complement the warmth and homeliness of Madeira and you will be swept away to a different era. Amazing seafood dishes are on offer, as well as favourites such as traditional prego varieties and steaks.
Wynberg Indian restaurant
Wynberg (1.7 km from Plumstead)
The lingering aroma of authentic dishes from North and South India wet the appetite as diners peruse the menu brimming with specialties from rogan josh, mughlai lamb and chicken tikka from the north to spicy Madras seafood curries and biryani from the south.
Start with kebabs and spicy pakora pastries mopping up delicious sauce with warm buttery naan bread. Vegetarians are well catered for with dhal, paneer and chana masala dishes.
Cool the palate with a traditional fruit flavoured yogurt drink for a taste of pure India at Bibi’s Kitchen in Wynberg.
Constantia Light Meals restaurant
Constantia (1.8 km from Plumstead)
The Rose Bar is a trendy and relaxed bar overlooks an inviting swimming pool with loungers. The outdoor bar offers cocktails galore and has a fully stocked bar. The meals served are light snacks such as spicy chorizo and prawn tempura or one can choose something off the La Bella menu. This is a laid-back atmosphere with a lining of sophistication and just great as a pit stop after work with some friends. Trading hours are from Monday to Friday, from 4 pm to 11 pm and on Saturdays and Sundays from 12 pm to 11 pm.
Constantia Steakhouse restaurant
Constantia (2 km from Plumstead)
Since 1997 Tango’s has earned its great reputation both in the local community and further abroad. Known for the widest and variety of fresh fish daily, finest South African beef, and excellent calamari dishes.
It has a warm Latin ambiance and ample secure parking. Fully licensed, Tangos still welcomes you to bring an old or new favourite wine or champagne. There is no corkage fee.
GREAT VALUE FOR MONEY!!!
Kenilworth Caribbean restaurant
Kenilworth (2.1 km from Plumstead)
Relax in true Caribbean style, sipping Pina Coladas while savouring delectable starters of Coco Loco Hoppin' Jons (Jalapeno chillies stuffed with feta, crumbed and deep-fried) enjoying the laid back vibe tropical atmosphere.
With a large garden and cosy restaurant, Banana Jam Café serves authentic Caribbean tastes lit by a roaring fire and enchanting night-lights while dining outside. With Jamican BBQ’s in the summer and a buzzing atmosphere, patrons can enjoy fast service with friendly attentive staff.
Rated by locals as the best Banana Jam burgers in town with the largest rum collection in the country; Banana Jam Café is your suburban island escape to the breezy shores of the Caribbean.
Constantia Contemporary restaurant
Constantia (2.3 km from Plumstead)
Mugg & Bean is a relaxed, cosy restaurant and coffee shop that is ideal for a family dinner, business lunch, or a catching up with friends over a delicious cup of coffee. It is renowned for its famous bottomless coffee and giant muffins.
The extensive menu caters for everyone, including vegans and vegetarians. The breakfast menu has everything from a typical South African farm breakfast to New Orleans French Toast and a Designer Omelette. There is a variety of sandwiches to choose from, as well as gourmet burgers, salads and soups.
There is also a large selection of traditional favourties such as lasagne, steak, chops and ribs. The special kids’ menu offers everything from potatoes, to steak to milk and cookies. It is sure to leave the little ones satisfied.
The drinks menu has anything from milkshakes, smoothies, and iced coffee, to espresso, Horlicks and chai.
Constantia Bistro restaurant
Constantia (2.4 km from Plumstead)
This beautiful, stylish eatery is situated at the Alphen Boutique Hotel. With rolling lawns and tranquil surroundings this restaurant provides a haven for connoisseur foodies.
Enjoy a hearty breakfast that will get you ready for a day of exploring. Amazing omelettes, the traditional and ever-popular eggs Benedict, flapjacks and a range of breads and pastries that will boggle the mind are on offer. There is even a gluten free option available.
All the ingredients used are the freshest produce, some even as fresh as being picked from the garden. Try a sumptuous burger with a variety of toppings or the perfectly braised lamb pie with sweet potato. A selection of refreshing beverages are served, including alcohol.
The selection of decadent desserts are truly wicked so if you are trying to be good, don't put a foot in the door. There is also a deli counter with an array of cheeses and preserves.
La Belle offers something for everyone and provides the backdrop for a perfect meal.
Constantia Asian restaurant
Constantia (2.4 km from Plumstead)
A contemporary oasis, soothed by giant fish tanks, low hung bamboo lights and ambient lighting.
The menu takes a journey through Asia, starting with Sushi, seafood and traditional fare and the wine list compliments with good and interesting selections.
Wasabi is easy located in the Constantia Shopping Centre.
Constantia Fine Dining restaurant
Constantia (2.4 km from Plumstead)
5 Rooms restaurant can be found on the beautiful Alphen Estate in Constantia. The restaurant is set in the historic Manor House which creates an Old World, stylish atmosphere that exudes the class and elegance of bygone eras. The interior is filled with antiques juxtaposed by modern, fine dining cuisine.
The menu caters for all tastes and meat, seafood and vegetarian options are varied and plentiful. Only the freshest produce is used and this shines through in the bursts of flavour delivered on every plate. Try the imaginative Fish Tank, a mix of seafood served in a glass fish bowl - what an experience. The lamb trilogy is also a favourite and comprises lamb loin, lamb tortellini and a succulent lamb cutlet.
A great, extensive wine list and a range of other beverages including whiskeys and smooth cognacs are served to complement the cuisine.
This is the ideal setting for private functions and special occasions and proves to be a treat for the laymen, the foodie and the connoisseur.
Kenilworth Italian restaurant
Kenilworth (2.6 km from Plumstead)
Located in the leafy Southern suburbs of Kenilworth in a house built in the late 18 hundreds, Bardelli’s best-kept secret lies in their great quality food served in generous portions and fantastic value for money.
Sourcing only the finest local products and imported ingredients with award winning pizza, fresh salads, calamari and fillet options, Bardelli caters for simple and complex palates with ease and passion Italians are so renowned for.
Upon arrival, delight your senses with the smell of hearty pasta and thin crust pizzas lingering in the wood-fired oven touched by the subtle sounds of Italian café style music in the background. Tables chequered in red and white warmed by flickering candle lights make for a cosy and intimate dining experience with cooling wooden tables and chairs enhanced by the mysterious memorabilia of old Italy.
This small family friendly restaurant offers a relaxed atmosphere and comprehensive menu with a well-priced wine list and delectable choices of local and international deserts.
Claremont (2.7 km from Plumstead)
Ashton's Restaurant offers fine dining cuisine in an elegant and relaxing environment.
Whether you choose to dine Al Fresco on the terrace overlooking beautifully manicured gardens or prefer the cosy setting of their wood panelled dining room, Ashton's menu promises to deliver the freshest South African ingredients in an array of innovative dishes and award winning wine list.
Ashton's is all about the dining experience and guests are encouraged to relax in the cigar library for a pre-dinner drink or nightcap to enjoy their collection of single malt whiskeys and fine cigars.
Need to know? Open 7 days a week for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Ashton's is also available for intimate dinner parties and private functions, or simply stop by for a leisurely afternoon tea. Children are most welcome.
Bergvliet Sushi restaurant
Bergvliet (2.9 km from Plumstead)
Rock Sushi Thai serves fresh and delectable Thai cuisine and the freshest sushi. The chefs are carefully chosen to ensure all customers feast on the tastiest dishes. The modern interior creates a modern and sociable atmosphere and the service is always excellent. Takeaways are available.
Monday to Saturday: 10:30 am to 10:00 pm;
Sundays:6:00 pm to 10:00 pm.