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Paarl Tapas restaurant
This cool and contemporary wine bar cum restaurant serves a delightful array of tapas, pub food and light meals. As is naturally suggested by the name, you can pair any item with amazing wine of your choice. Regular wine tastings are held. 10 Chapters serves breakfast, lunch and early dinners. Booking is advised.
Gardens French restaurant
Café Chic boasts a classic French bistro taste and a menu that flirts with the palate and cool and un-usual ways.
Try the squid-ink tagliatelle served with swordfish, or the dreamy Grand Marnier soufflé for dessert complimented by a small local wine list and grand highly priced French version.
Extensive cocktails and cognacs cater variety as do they various rooms that slip off the main annex of the house.
Begin the night perusing the menu in one of two elegant restaurants or the heavenly patisserie, then wet the palate in the grand Moroccan chill out tent furnished in velvet drapes and soft lounging cushions.
Café Chic is open for breakfast and lunch and light meals such as tapas and drinks in the evening.
Cape Town Tapas restaurant
Located along the bustling and vibrant Long Street, Cafe Mojito lulls the palate with tropical surrounds and lip smacking mojitos.
The menu brims with Cuban-Caribbean flavours, burgers, nachos, salads and a great snack selection for the not-so-hungry such as sticky ribs, empanadas, buffalo wings, angry prawns and addictive Coco Loco Hoppin’ Jons (jalapeño chillies stuffed with feta).
Various selections such as Chicken and Chorizo Jambalaya and Jamaican Jerk Chicken brim with authentic flavours and vegetarians can try Bob’s Blue cheese burger (vegetarian burger topped with avocado and blue cheese sauce), stuffed Cuban flatbread, roast vegetable pasta salad and curried Trinidad roti.
Soak up the tropical islands and bustling ambiance at Cafe Mojito in Long Street.
Camps Bay Tapas restaurant
An eclectic fusion of the culinary cultures of Southern Europe, North Africa and the Middle East and a gorgeous beach setting, Cafe sofia at Camps Bay is the perfect venue for any occasion.
Set up above the human and actual traffic and with spectacular views of the ocean, Cafe Sofia at Camps Bay is a perfect people-watching spot to while away some time.
Green Point Tapas restaurant
Located in the Victoria Junction, in what was once one of Cape Town’s oldest telephone exchange warehouses is a light and free flowing space that captures the perfect setting for social dining.
The informal surrounds heightened by chic décor set the stage for breakfast, lunch or dinner from the tapas style menu.
Enjoy extensive wines by the glass and innovative organic wines, ideally suited for the social tapas and conversation.
Mpumalanga French restaurant
The seasonal menu changes daily prompt by a great selection of bin ends, Sherries and grappas.
Faded tapestries, ambient lighting and roaring fires welcome diners to an authentic dining experience brimming with English charm.
Try a selection of meals such as the Thai green quail and egg noodle soup, baby beetroot Carpaccio with cream cheese and rocket or wild-mushroom risotto for starters.
Mains offers succulent Rock cod fillet with buttered peas and chili pesto, or beef medallions with oxtail ravioli. Vegetarian delights such as oven-baked mushrooms simmered in white wine, smothered in cheese and grilled to perfection with a tapenade dressing tantalize the palate including meaty dishes such as herb-scented rack of lamb.
Round off the meal with moist chocolate bread and butter pudding or a decadent hot sticky pudding.
Magaliesburg French restaurant
De Hoek's Restaurant offers cuisine extraordinaire. This elegant, refined restaurant serves gourmet French cuisine with a Mediterranean and Swiss twist. The resulting flavours are not easily matched. From the decor to the presentation of the dishes - everything here will make you feel like a VIP. A good wine selection is available from the private cellar.
Velddrif Austrian restaurant
A unique find in Velddrift! This Austrian restaurant is found in Port Owen and despite its fairly small size, offers its patrons dishes of unbelievable taste. The eisbein is widely known and the full 1.2 kg of meat a feat to eat. Try authentic Austrian dishes such as rostie and spetzle. The pub has a big screen TV and sports fans will not be disappointed.
Claremont French restaurant
This hidden gem welcomes you with flickering candlelights and polished marble floors dressed in earthy African art. Pure understated elegance in a romantic venue that oozes class and passion for upscale country cuisine.
Tranquil surroundings provide the perfect setting for alfresco dining on the terrace. The exciting and sumptuous Ala-Carte menu serves exquisite country cuisine and extensive wine list.
Menu change daily according to availability of locally sourced ingredients. Dine at Andros Hotel for gourmet breakfasts, lunches and delicious dinners and experience warm ambience with upscale surroundings for truly exquisite country cuisine.
Kalk Bay French restaurant
‘Excuse my French’ is a French Creperie in a rustic setting at the seaside in Kalk Bay. With a variety of fillings, from English breakfast through to sweet delights, such as Nutella and cream, dining at ‘Excuse my French’ is a wonderful experience.
The creperie is located behind the well-known junk shop, The Railway House, in Kalk Bay. With fresh sea air coming off the waves that are crashing only a few metres away, the venue is every bit as delightful as the menu. Enjoy your crepe with a speciality coffee and watch the changing moods of the ocean from your rustic seat. If you’re fond of the table and chairs, you’re welcome to buy them, as everything has a price tag.
If you’re looking for a quick breakfast or a light lunch with an unbeatable view and relaxed atmosphere, this French creperie with a difference is perfect for the whole family.
Wilderness French restaurant
Beguile the taste buds with classic French cuisine combined with modern culinary art that will tantalise and tickle the most adventurous palate.
Using only the freshest locally sourced ingredients Foam Restaurant entices and displays pure sophistication with wine pairing suited to compliment every meal.
Start the meal with dullstroom Trout and Tuna chessboard, preserved lemon and Asian greens dressed in a rocket emulsion. Next, tantalise the palate with aged beef fillet, spring onion and potato croquettes, root vegetables, béarnaise ice cream and tarragon jus with enough room for the most exotic deserts imaginable.
Foam Restaurant pampers the palate with sophisticated elegance for a truly melt-in-the-mouth pleasure experience.
Grahamstown French restaurant
Haricot’s Deli and Bistro is a true ‘find’. Dare to walk into the French Quarter and find the Haricot’s in a lovely old house. The bakery is ready by 9 am and serves warm and fresh scones and other baked goods. The menu is predominantly French with twists of Mediterranean, Asian and Moroccan flare. The menu changes with the freshest seasonal ingredients and dishes are prepared per order. The restaurant is fully licensed. Seating can be found indoor the bistro, under the covered courtyard or on the upper courtyard.
Mooi River French restaurant
Tucked away in an enchanting old colonial house overlooking beautiful gardens is the classic Hatford House.
Dine in candlelit splendor within the formal dining room dressed in silver and starched tablecloths and a beautiful chandelier, or soak up the tranquil farm alfresco on the veranda overlooking the sweeping gardens over a light lunch.
Indulge in culinary creations that transport the palate on a journey of France infused with flavours from around the globe.
Try the caramelised onion soup, or a duo of duck with pink peppercorn served with flavoured pommes dauphinoise, roasted butternut and black cherry sauce.
Expect fresh local ingredients and only the best, served alongside some of KZN’s finest wines.
Mpumalanga French restaurant
Housed in an original colonial farmstead boasting sweeping views over the lowveld and valley, diners enjoy gourmet cuisine in an atmosphere that compliments fine dining.
Romantic dinners are further enhanced by this candlelit restaurant and official Chaine des Rotisseurs blazon.
Durbanville Tapas restaurant
At Hillcrest Restaurant things are kept very relaxed and informal, with an upmarket flare.
Your first step inside this restaurant will make you feel as if you've stepped out of the busy city life, and into an Mediterranean dream! The surrounding hills embrace the small restaurant, tucking it away, making it cosy and comfortable with a spectacular view.
Come enjoy the hearty soups, home-made breads and hot meals during wintertime. With friendly staff, you will feel like you're in the comfort of your own home.
The breathtaking view is stunning especially during summer and it is impossible to pass up the opportunity of spending good solid time with friends and family, sipping fine wines on the welcoming veranda.
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