South Africa Restaurants South Africa Overview
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- Fine Dining
Bloemfontein Fine Dining restaurant
1 on Park is used as the training facility for third-year graduate students at the Central University of Technology. A seven-course menu is produced by students of the culinary arts and the beautiful, romantic interior adds to the elegance and upmarket feel. The menu is seasonal and changes all the time. A seven-course degustation menu, composed by chef Sune Niemand, is served by trained hotel-school student waiters. No expense is spared on the fine silver cutlery and crystal glassware, which add to the intimate and romantic atmosphere. The set menu offers treats and masterpieces like the blue cheese souffle with plum preserve and a dark chocolate fondant with white chocolate veloute.
Constantia Fine Dining restaurant
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.
City Centre Italian restaurant
A restaurant that boasts superb dishes that showcase the sumptuous but simple flavours of Italy, 96 Keerom is the place to be for a memorable taste of the Med.
An atmosphere of simple sophistication runs throughout the restaurant. The staff are friendly and tend to diners needs without being intrusive and are happy to advise on selections to suit.
A great wine selection rounds off the superb offerings for a truly satisfying Italian dining experience.
Addo Fine Dining restaurant
Addo Restaurant has a unique view of the water and its inhabitant bird life. The view and fine dining experience is not to be missed when in Addo. The chef creates true South African flavours and herbs and vegetables are picked from their own garden. All ingredients are sourced locally and the wine list complements it all; awarded by the Diners Club.
Franschhoek Italian restaurant
Superb Mediterranean cuisine, with a particular emphasis on the best that Italian fare has to offer is the order of the day at Allora, Franschhoek.
A cosy interior makes this spot a great venue for colder weather and when the sun is shining, a courtyard area accommodates those who prefer to dine al fresco.
A superb spot to enjoy a culinary journey to the Med, give Allora Ristorante a try.
Randburg Fine Dining restaurant
Stylish yet laid back, Ami Restaurant and Champagne Bar hints glamour and true white table cloth hospitality for an intimate dining experience with contemporary French touches.
The décor whispers bold black, white and gold décor with a boutique feel that touches on elegant French classics yet remaining contemporary.
Dining at Ami Restaurant and Champagne Bar is a grand affair. The menu captures dishes with recettes de cuisine and a fusion of South African, French and traditional.
Whether dining on breakfast, lunch or a la carte, Ami Restaurant and Champagne Bar marries one of the best wine and champagne lists in Johannesburg alongside a dedicated desert menu.
Diners enrobe the palate in delights such as Chinese beef - teriyaki beef strips, nectarines, tomato, sprouts, mushroom and the Mediterranean calamari - grilled with kalamata olives and sun-dried tomatoes.
Dinner calls for secluded intimacy laced with champagne blanched duck with aubergine and cinnamon stuffed cos lettuce, flambéed in a sweet orange and gran marnier sauce.
The tender, melt-in-the-mouth Moroccan lamb shank with coriander mash spring rolls and roasted mushrooms leave the palate yearning in nostalgia concluded by delicately sinful lavender crème brulé.
Ami Restaurant and Champagne Bar provides opulent sophistication and decadent dining for a true white table cloth hospitality experience.
Claremont Fine Dining restaurant
Located in Greenways five start boutique hotel, Ashtons restaurant offers innovative dining in beautiful cosy wood panelled dining room or al-fresco on the veranda overlooking elegantly manicured gardens.
Serving only the freshest South African ingredients from the stylish and internationally standard kitchen, Ashtons revitalises the fine dining experience with affordable prices, while retaining the elegant allure of five star boutique dining.
Magaliesburg Fine Dining restaurant
Azima Restaurant offers upmarket dining in contemporary surrounds with a tantalising menu boasting modern African cuisine.
Dine amidst the elegant African surrounds flanked by the Magaliesberg Mountainas and ich earthy tones and warm décor over a full English breakfast or a la Carte menu for lunch or dinner.
Try the tender Line Fish fillet or succulent chicken breast stuffed with tomato, basil and bocconchini cheese. The tender, melt in the mouth beef fillet wrapped in a blanket of bacon and oysters is serenade for the senses concluded by heavenly honey and nut Baklava for dessert.
Camps Bay Fine Dining restaurant
Exuding a contemporary and relaxed ambiance soothed by easy listening music and beautiful sunsets, Azure Restaurant caters with decadence and fine dining fusion cuisine.
The international menu proudly influences South African flavours, with reputation as one of the first restaurants to introduce fnybos cooking (use of natural wild vegetation).
Dine alfresco for a magical and breathtaking dinner sampling the finest cuisine such as signature dishes - 12A Roast Duck or the Biltong and Peppadew Tart served with cucumber ribbon salad.
Soak up the colourful sunset over a bottle of wine and delightfully sweet dessert of fynbos honey bavarois or Bea's baked cheesecake.
Alongside alfresco dining, Azure offers a unique dinner and movie nights featuring recent and classic movies in the hotel’s private cinema.
For a night of indulgence, try their five course dinners, complete with all the trimmings and wine.
Serving breakfast, lunch and dinners, Azure Restaurant proffers indulgence with a view in luxurious surrounds.
Ormonde Fine Dining restaurant
The elegant dining establishment cools the palate with laid back jazz and a feast for the senses enrobed in lavish comforts for an exquisite dining experience second to none.
Back of the Moon stands proud boasting a historic location once known as the famous Old Shebeen in Old Sophia Town in the mid 1950’s. Now run and operated by two renowned restaurateurs, diners dine and dance the night away in impeccable style.
Seduce the mood dining in the main room with choice of five interesting levels or embrace total intimacy in the private dining room. Evoking a fusion of flavours, the menu entices with an a la carte menu and set menu partnered with a comprehensive wine list.
For starters, the smoked salmon thinly sliced on a bed of lettuce, accompanied with tomato, slices of onion and capers wet the appetite before melt-in-the-mouth pleasure such as the grilled chicken breast, succulently grilled on the open flame in olive oil, paprika and herbs envelop the senses.
Fish lovers can indulge in delicately moist Norwegian salmon, served with rice and vegetables, followed by the grand finale, fig ice cream fused together vanilla ice-cream, figs and ginger, served with baklava.
Enjoy great entertainment, impeccable service, and exquisite dining at Back of the Moon for an unforgettable night at Gold Reef City.
V and A Waterfront Italian restaurant
V and A Waterfront
Balducci’s Ristorante is nestled in Cape Town’s V & A Waterfront. Famous for its sublime food, attentive service, understated formality and fabulous view of Cape Town's working harbour and Table Mountain, Balducci’s prides itself with its fine food and extensive international award winning wine list.
The ethos at Balducc’s is to provide outstanding food that is simple, clean and delicious, using traditional Italian recipes that have been modernised. Dishes are prepared using only the best ingredients, with passion and contemporary creative flair. Heavily influenced by Italian cuisine, there is also an Africa twist with dishes such as ostrich lasagne and carpaccio of venison.
There is something for everyone, from gourmet pizzas to traditional Osso Buco, from biltong salad to freshly shucked oysters, as well as a Sushi Bar, where only the finest, freshest fish is served to a discerning clientele. Diners looking for something a little lighter flock to Balducci’s for the award winning 180g Karan beef rump and sirloin burger, served on a freshly toasted roll with thick cut chips. This is the ultimate in gourmet burgers!
Crisp linen, an award winning wine list and outstanding food with a sophisticated ambience makes Balducci's an absolute must for fabulous eating experience.
Green Point Fine Dining restaurant
Perfection is the name of the game at one of Cape Town’s hottest dining venues.Situated close to the V&A Waterfront in a stunning 100 year-old red brick building with contemporary interior decor, Beluga is undoubtedly one of Cape Town’s favoured hot spots.Innovative ingredient combinations and inspiring flavours in generous quantities make for a superbly satisfying meal.Impeccable service enhances the dining experience even further.A suspended wine cellar offers diners the perfect accompaniment to their carefully selected dishes. A fantastic cocktail bar features a wide selection of exciting drinks, and a warm and welcoming cafe section with an enclosed courtyard offers coffee and light meals.With exquisite food, superb service and a fantastic choice of wines and cocktails, your experience at Beluga will be one to remember and repeat!
Gardens Fine Dining restaurant
Cape Town’s newest hotspot, Blonde, sister restaurant to Beluga and Sevruga is no doubt one of the most popular restaurants in Cape Town.
Open evenings only seating 120 guests, Blonde caters for fine dining with a small a la Carte menu offering seasonal delights.
The interior is pampered, lavish and ultra plush. From the seductive interior of the bar and lounge, the couches covered in rich fabrics, the gorgeous wooden floors and high ceilings to the crisp white linen, designer chairs, beautiful staircase and romantic balcony.
Blonde entices and captivates in every way.
Woodstock Italian restaurant
This upmarket and trendy, yet surprisingly relaxed restaurant serves authentic Italian cuisine with innovative twists. The interior has a New York City ambiance with high ceilings and wood panelled walls. The kitchen is open plan and the wood-burning oven centre piece brings it all together.
The dedication of this owner and management team is reflected in the specially imported pizza oven that delivers the tastiest pizzas this side of the country. If you are looking for crispy yet juicy pizzas then Burrata should be your stop of choice.
The menu has just the right amount of mouth-watering choices with lip smacking starters and a fair amount of pastas and pizzas. Main course options will most definitely have any customer needing to come back to try the rest. Desserts include a dessert pizza! Plus the wine list is not lacking.
The service is something to be admired and many competitive restaurants can do with a tip or two from this well-greased system.
Tuesday to Friday from 12 pm to 10 pm;
Pizza is sold all day from 12.00 pm to 10.00 pm while the main kitchen is open from 12.00 pm to 3.00 pm and 6.30 pm to 10.00 pm daily;
Saturday from 10.00 am to 3 pm and 6:30 pm to 10 pm;
Closed Sunday and Monday.
Somerset West Fine Dining restaurant
For true Mediterranean cooking in a relaxing and laid back setting on the outskirts of Somerset West, Capelands Restaurant provides.
Making use of only the freshest ingredients, including herbs and vegetables from the Restaurant’s own gardens, patrons can be assured of the most flavoursome meals from the well-planned menu. With a delicious selection of vegetarian meals as well as a healthy selection of childrens’ meals, everyone has been carefully considered.
A good selection of both local and international wines are on offer to perfectly accompany the dishes of choice.
With spectacular views to enjoy as you sample the delicious offerings, Capelands Restaurant is the perfect spot for a relaxing dining experience.
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