South Africa Accommodation
South Africa Mediterranean Family Restaurants
Bredasdorp Bistro restaurant
This lovely bistro with large tranquil tea garden is situated in the heart of Bredasdorp. Enjoy breakfast and light lunches in a warm atmosphere as well as delicious home-baked pastries and desserts. Dinner is served on reservation on weekends with a change in menu every weekend.
Green Point Turkish restaurant
Experience the best cuisine that Turkey has to offer at Anatoli. Be greeted warmly by attentive staff and seated in an intriguing Victorian warehouse, built in 1904.
Freshly baked flat breads accompany traditional meze, presented in equally traditional oversized trays. The knowledgeable waiters will enthusiastically take diners through all of the meze available. There is something to suit every palate at Anatoli due to the variety that characterises Turkish cuisine.
Experience a memorable culinary journey through Turkey care of Anatoli at Green Point.
Salt Rock Mediterranean restaurant
Cradled in the scenic beachside resort of Ballito, Azura Restaurant refreshes the palate with cooling cocktails, romantic dinners and alfresco lunches flanked by ocean views and trailing sunsets.
Enjoy an array of dishes ranging from Mediterranean style fare to succulent steaks and Portuguese style chicken.
The comprehensive menu boasts delicious grilled steaks, succulent prawns, tender calamari, peri-peri chicken, fresh and delicious seafood dishes as well as combos.
Dine alfresco on the wooden deck or by candlelight under a blanket of stars, Azura Restaurant swaddles the palate with a taste of the ocean touched by the murmur of contented chatter.
Melville Mediterranean restaurant
Long tables scattered throughout set off interesting varieties of paintings with a designated children’s area, thoughtfully designed to incorporate busy little minds for much needed relaxation for parents.
Boasting a three level story, multi coloured climbing frame, a games room and designated play area with seating for child minders, Bambanani keeps little minds busy and well fed with delightful kiddies favourites.
The menu excites the traditional favourites such as macaroni and cheese and fish fingers and mash to mention a few.
Adults indulge and extensive menu boasting Mediterranean cuisine and tasty tapas such as beef Carpaccio with celery, parmigiano shavings and a lemon dressing or grilled aubergines marinated in olive oil, garlic and parsley. For seafood delights try the prawns with chilli, coriander and lime butter.
More substantial meals are on offer such as beef or veggie burgers with red onions and frites or a salad. Fillet steak, pork ribs and grilled whole baby chicken with peri-peri sauce.
The Crags Mediterranean restaurant
Boasting delectable local cheeses, succulent oysters complimented with freshly baked bread, meats, pates and more, Bramon Restaurant soothes the palate with seductive bubbly, still wines and decadent deserts.
Set in the vineyards overlooking the Tsitsikamma Mountains, bordered by The Elephant Sanctuary and mountainous area of the Crags, Bramon Restaurant entices languorous lunches within the heart of the vineyards graced by a seasonal menu bursting with fresh daily prepared ingredients.
Enjoy an inspiring and revitalising meal cooled by a fresh sea breeze and the gentle slopes of the Crags at this pioneering and award winning restaurant.
Witbank (Emalahleni) Mediterranean restaurant
Explore the culinary flavours of Portugal dining on traditional meat dishes, succulent grills and decadent deserts.
Braza meaning ‘flame’ lives up to its meaning offering diners flame grilled, open flame Mozambican style grills with choices of succulent chicken and seafood alongside traditional meat dishes.
Enjoy lunch or dinner wrapped in rich earthy colours and solid wood tables at this family friendly establishment in Witbank, Mpumalanga.
Welgemoed Bistro restaurant
Slightly quirky and romantic, Café Delicieux can be found in the Northern Suburbs of Cape Town.
Serving delicious salads and real comfort food, sumptuous breakfasts, high teas and lunches, diners enjoy perusing the delicious a la carte menu.
Try their delicious salads with chicken, penne and roasted baby tomatoes, open gourmet sandwiches with fillet and rocket and fragrant range of China teas, some scented with rose petals and delectable home-made cakes.
Gardens Bistro restaurant
Café Paradiso is the gentle tonic our daily lives forget. This stunning venue is about family values, long held traditions, warm welcoming hospitality and wholesome goodness. A beautiful garden setting with breathtaking mountain views, an inviting serene interior encourage relaxed, leisurely dining experiences and gentle celebrations.
Superb traditional fare spills off the menu, embracing the simplicity of food in a relaxed farm stall setting. Dishes touch upon French and Mediterranean flavours with a classical Italian influence and offer selections such as fresh salads, lamb shank and the best fillet steaks. Fresh pasta is made on the premises and a farm-style bakery produces fresh breads and delicious treats daily.
Indulge your sweet side with sinfully decadent lemon ricotta cheesecake and chocolate fondant.
Mondays are closed;
Tuesday to Saturday - 9 am to 10 pm;
Sunday - 10 am to 7 pm.
Noordhoek Bistro restaurant
Cafe Roux at Noordhoek centres around family, friends, wonderful wine and delicious food.Situated in stunning surrounds at the bottom of the stunning Chapman’s Peak and with stunning mountain views, this family-run cafe offers a laid-back dining experience with excellent service.The layout is welcoming with trendy, contemporary influences. The closed off al fresco area is a great spot for dining when the weather permits. Tables are shaded by an intriguing Bedouin tent and there is a sheltered courtyard for more formal dining.Inside the restaurant, the ambience is laid-back and has country influences in the decor. There is a dedicated children’s menu to keep the little ones happy. The seasonal selection of dishes on the a la carte menu is simple and uses local ingredients when possible. There are also daily specials written on the chalkboard, comprising superb South African food with Cafe Roux’s own twist.A great dining experience in every way awaits you at Cafe Roux, Noordhoek.
Bergville Mediterranean restaurant
Housed in a sandstone building with a huge veranda, this eatery boasts locally caught Trout and locally inspired dishes.
The dining room bursts at the seam with ambiance and the lingering aroma of freshly cooked dishes that wet the appetite.
Try the locally caught Trout with hollandaise sauce and fresh fennel, or the Pint o’ Prawns which remains a firm favourite with regulars.
Toss back a chilled beetroot and vodka shooter then move onto the award winning wine cellar.
Knysna Bistro restaurant
Easily located within the scenic Garden Route and famously known by locals as the place to enjoy made to order, thin crispy pizzas straight from the traditional wood-fired oven with wheat free bases available.
Dine on outdoor terrace or within the large garden on balmy summer days choosing from an array of delicious pastas, potatoe bakes, salads and voluptuously filled pita breads.
Leave enough space for decadent deserts and smouldering coffees for a pleasant, well-rounded day out.
Brits Mediterranean restaurant
***Chefs restaurant offers international cuisine with a middeterenean touch in various settings surrounded by beautifulle gardens. We can serve for up to 80 guests in conference or gathering session, but as restaurant you and we'll be happy with 30/40 guests. Starting with an early mountainbike ride or gamedrive with breakfast in the private Silkaatsnek Nature Reserve up till supper in the Boma or Lounge; 24/7 here's where the good life starts.
Observatory Turkish restaurant
Boasting over 40 different crepes, the menu entices and tempts with chocolate chilli, apple cinnamon and cream and savoury crepes filled with fresh ingredients.
Although sparsely decorated, Crespella does not entertain through décor, but pampers through tantalizing crepes as discovered and indulged by guests who have adorned the walls with their gastronomic comments.
Visit Crespella in Lower Main Road, Observatory for some delicious indulgent crepes – a must try visit at least once.
Illovo Mediterranean restaurant
Da Vinci Alfresco lies on the green belt area in central Johannesburg, in South Africa’s premier polo ground, Inanda Club.
Sprawling lawns, lush trees and beautiful gardens set the mood for a magical and relaxed alfresco dining experience.
Sip aromatic coffee or cooling wine on the patio or indulge in hearty brunches and lazy lunches in a relaxed and contemporary feel.
Dine next to a cosy winter fire under the traditional thatch on a wide selection of Mediterranean style dishes or take in the lingering aroma of the outdoor wood-burning pizza oven.
Indulge in garden fresh salads, innovative pastas, vegetarian dishes, wood-burned pizza and one of the best fillet steaks in town at Da Vinci Alfresco in Sandton.
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.
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