South Africa Accommodation
South Africa Mediterranean Family Brunch Restaurants
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Swellendam Light Meals restaurant
Enjoy great food and company in the outside dining area surrounded by beautiful gardens or in front of a roaring fireplace in Winter. African Shades combines unfussy, uncomplicated cuisine with a touch of elegance and relaxed style. Omelettes, delectable pastas, typically South African cinnamon sugar pancakes, home-made wraps and trammezini sarmies are but a few of the filling comforting meals diners can enjoy. A well-stocked bar rounds off a great dining experience.
Lovemore Park Light Meals restaurant
Apron Strings is well-known by the locals for its tea and scones. The restaurant offers breakfasts, lunches and teas. Guests have the choice of sitting outside in the lush garden with swings for the children. Blankets are also available for a more picnic-style experience. The interior has a fireplace for those cold days.
Trading hours are from Wednesday to Sunday, from 9 am to 5 pm. The restaurant caters for functions.
Gansbaai Bistro restaurant
De Seemans Taphuis is perched on a cliff overlooking the Gansbaai harbour. The views from the balcony are, to say the least, fantastic! Many a great sunset has been seen from here with the harbour and boat lights slowly flickering on.
This is a laidback restaurant and bar and beach wear is almost mandatory in summer. Winter has everyone huddling inside in the warm atmosphere. The staff and owner are extremely friendly and service cannot be faulted. De Seemans Taphuis is family friendly and there is a lawn in front of the deck and a trampoline for the kids.
The meals are typical bistro-pub cuisine with some outrageous, or interesting, additions being added on a regular basis. Cold draughts are always a popular item and a good combination with the great tasting meals available. Sit down for a wholesome meal and refreshment with the family and enjoy the views of Gansbaai.
Please call for further information.
Newlands Bistro restaurant
This laid-back restaurant in the heart of Newlands serves hearty food and provides a bustling, vibey atmosphere. This is the epitomy of 'the meeting place' and the homely feel adds to the warmth.
The service is top notch and the efficiency the same. Diners can sit in- or outside - the outside area boasts beautiful views of the surrounds. This place is often visited by our local rugby heroes as it is situated right by the Newlands Rugby Stadium.
Breakfast and lunch are served and the dishes are unpretentious, but hearty and satisfying. An extensive pizza menu is available and the tramezzini's with various fillings are definitely recommended. Panini's and regular toasties are also available. Salads, light meals, wraps and yummy pasta's complete the menu.
The restaurant is fully licensed and offers quite a few brews on tap. This is a fun, laid-back experience not to be missed.
Vredehoek Light Meals restaurant
The large up scaled playground hosts’ entertainment such as swings, slides, jungle gyms and much more, while parents indulge in great breakfasts or light lunches.
The menu is versatile, with adult and child size portions available on most dishes and the bustling ambiance is the perfect spot of weekend breakfasts and brunches.
Pearly Beach Bistro restaurant
Die Rooibier is next to the café in Pearly Beach. It has been running for a long time and a well-known establishment in Pearly Beach. Die Rooibier is a come-as-you-are kind of place and everybody you meet here will greet you with a smile. If you are looking to speak to some locals for some fishing advice, this is your pit stop.
The menu is pub style with some good seafood dishes available – well, it is Pearly Beach. The food is freshly prepared and the milkshakes made from real ice cream. If you are looking for something a little stronger, then do not fret. The bar is fully stocked and everyone knows how to have a good time in this little town.
Specials are often found written on the blackboard outside and always great value for money! If you are looking for information, a snack and a drink, or a full meal and refreshment, this is where you will find it in Pearly Beach.
Please call for further information.
Wednesday to Monday, from 10 am until late;
Tuesday from 12 pm until 5 pm.
Stellenbosch Bistro restaurant
Enjoy wine, strawberries and good hearty food at this quaint, beautifully decorated eatery at the Mooiberge Farmstall on the R44. The restaurant's main focus is on serving imaginative homemade dishes made with the freshest produce.
A laid-back, elegant space awaits and offers a cool respite from a day of sightseeing. Try the blue cheese, rocket and strawberry compote pizza, counter-intuitive but delectable, or some freshly made, moist French toast, served with strawberry compote. Th lamb burger is also a must-try and they make the patties from scratch with A-grade meat. There are a variety of wraps available as well, so they really cater for a varied group.
To get you off to a good start, the Silly Billy breakfast offers two slices of macadamia and rye bread with goat's cheese, tomato pesto, mushrooms and rocket. Their take on a traditional English breakfast is The Farmer and The Farmer's Wife with eggs, bacon, bangers, tomatoes and mushrooms.
Wellington Light Meals restaurant
This beautiful, stylish, yet relaxed restaurant is situated in the beautiful wine route town of Wellington. The restaurant offers a wide selection of lunchtime dishes and platters, as well as an extensive and comprehensive wine list that feature vintages from the area, as well as less known varieties.
Hout Bay Bistro restaurant
The menu is fresh and flavoursome serving up sumptuous and hearty food you can relate too. From healthy homemade buffet style breakfasts and lunches to deliciously wholesome iced smoothies, this bistro has become a firm favourite with locals and visitors alike.
Savour the taste of perfectly roasted chicken or a succulent piece of steak with a pile of frites and mayo alongside a refreshing glass of wine in this ‘friendly, warm and vibrant heart of Hout Bay'.
The interior is smooth and elegant with rich wooden tables, contrasting orchids and chairs giving it that home away from home feel. Inspirational quotes grace the blackboards suspended from exposed beams enhancing the ambience with a touch of feel good purpose.
The food is freshly prepared, seasonal and organic. La Cuccina is open from Tuesday to Sunday for early breakfast until 5pm.
Sundowner Light Meals restaurant
This beautiful and quaint restaurant is set in country-style surrounds and offers a tranquil haven in which diners can enjoy delicious creations. The hearty breakfasts are a treat and a great variety of lunches like pizzas and other light meals leaves guests spoilt for choice. Together with the freshly brewed coffee and the decadent dessert selection, Lemon Rose is sure to leave you satisfied.
Worcester Mediterranean restaurant
With the Hex River Mountains as its backdrop and an olive plantation that surrounds the restaurant, Olivenbosch Restaurant, located in Worcester offers guests a dining experience with a splendid view and real Boland hospitality.
Visitors can take advantage of the beauty of the natural surroundings by choosing to be seated on the outdoor deck in summer. Rainy winters, with a snow capped mountain in the distance, will however demand a table closer to the fireplace and glass of wine from local selection on offer.
The a la carte menu is mainly Mediterranean with menu items that satisfies tastes all round.
The restaurant is very much family orientated, with a kids’ room to occupy the little ones. Guests can also enjoy the social aspect of the eatery that caters for sport fans and those that love karaoke.
Don’t miss the Sunday buffet.
Stellenbosch Mediterranean restaurant
Olivetti is a popular restaurant, wedding and function venue set in the midst of the waterways, vineyards and green hills of Stellenbosch. This stunning restaurant serves Italian, French and traditional South African cuisine in a casual yet stylish atmosphere. The menu focusses on Mediterranean dishes with a real Cape flair and the wine list is extensive and complements every meal.
Stellenbosch Bistro restaurant
The Radish restaurant is situated at the entrance of Hartenberg Wine Estate on the Stellenbosch Bottelary wine route. This pleasant eatery is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner and offers visitors country hospitality in a tranquil setting.
Choose the cosy interior with two fire places in winter to keep warm while tucking into the restaurant’s special winter menu. Not only does the Radish provide traditional cuisine, one can also savour a glass or two of the estate’s award winning merlot or shiraz.
Sunny days certainly call for an outdoor breakfast or lunch on the deck overlooking the pond. The breakfast and lunch menu deliver all the usual favourites: English Breakfasts, Burgers, Salads and the like. The deck is a particularly good spot of families with young children as the enclosed outdoor play area is near by. In the evenings the deck area is also a popular place for sipping sundowners.
The restaurant also caters for small weddings and corporate functions.
Stellenbosch Bistro restaurant
This quaint bistro offers a seasonal menu that uses the freshest, locally sourced ingredients. The terrace offers a cool spot with beautiful views to be enjoyed during summer, and the interior is complemented by a roaring fireplace that provides a warm respite from the elements.
Hemel en Aarde Light Meals restaurant
Hemel en Aarde
Salt of the Earth is a farmstall-type restaurant situated close to Camp Hill, in the Hemel en Aarde district.
Customers can sit inside of restaurant or on the patio; a blanket is offered if the weather is too cold.
Every last Sunday of the month they offer live music called Music of Yesterday. The restaurant is ideal for kids where they can run around in the veld and still be safe.
Enjoy the lovely farm-style breakfast that is a quite substantial meal, light meals or tea and cake. Choose from the daily specials and freshly prepared dishes.
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