Western Cape Indian restaurant
This vibrant, modern Indian restaurant is located the middle of the city's entertainment hub, on the unique strip called Long Street. Before you walk in you will find the flavours and aromas wafting past you a convincing invitation.
Indian chefs prepare authentic, predominantly North Indian dishes. Some must-try starters are mushrooms grilled in the real tandoori oven and marinated cottage cheese skewers called paneer sashlik. The succulent prawns in cumin, mustard and tomato sauce are always recommended.
A hot vindaloo with chicken or lamb provides an explosion of flavours and an experience you certainly will remember. For the 'faint of spice' there are a variety of kormas, madras curries and even a great dhal makhani. The clean, classy and modern interior sits in beautiful juxtaposition with the detailed, intense flavours of the dishes. Here you will be spoilt for choice.
Brooklyn Indian restaurant
Set in the tranquil suburb of Brooklyn, with indoor and outdoor seating available, diners can immerse the palate in authentic Indian food filled with flavour and colour.
The menu embraces all that is Indian, from delectable curries to breyanis, rotis, rolls and shwarmas to the fabulous bunny chows.
Bunny chows come in an assortment of lamb, chicken, and vegetable choices and promise a strong Durban Indian influence.
Alongside typical meat dishes, vegetarians are always taken care of with a wide range of vegetarian dishes.
For those not into Indian food, opt for the grills specialties.
South Africa Mediterranean restaurant
This is THE restaurant for real foodies. Olives & Plates takes food seriously, and at the same time makes it fun and unpretentious, with a touch of pizzazz.
Start your day with a wholesome, filling breakfast. The menu is varied, but especially mentionable is the egg, avo, caramelized onion and sun dried tomato wrap; the smoked salmon, toasted English muffin, poached eggs, spinach and hollandaise sauce and the cinnamon and raisin brioche served with mixed berries and mascarpone.
A variety of imaginative salads are also available and include the delicious halloumi, spinach, dates and avo salad. Steaks, burgers, wraps and gourmet sarmies with tons of fillings and toppings have earned their place on the menu as well.
A house speciality is Nonna's Meat Balls, slow cooked in a chunky tomato sauce topped with fresh basil and parmesan shavings.
Homemade cakes and decadent desserts add a wicked touch to your meal and thee are best accompanied by a glass of bubbly.
Sit back, relax and enjoy cuisine that is made from the heart.
Stellenbosch Mediterranean restaurant
Wijnhuis is more than just a Stellenbosch eatery, it’s an experience. True to its name, this ‘home of wine’ houses a selection of four hundred wines and, if the cultivar culture isn’t enough to soak up, the restaurant is adjoined to the well known SMAC Art Gallery. Wine, food and art roofed under a 17th century land mark on Church Street makes for a memorable eating out experience.
The predominantly Mediterranean menu is not limited to dinner and the restaurant offers meals throughout the day including lighter meals and snacks. Choose to be seated under the oak trees of the Wijnhius’ Street Cafe at lunch or in the upstairs restaurant when part larger crowd. Families with children will also feel at home in the restaurant’s versatile setting and easy going atmosphere.
Favourites on the menu include pastas, Kalahari Lamb and venison. A nice touch to the menu is that all Wijnhuis’ seasonal vegetable produce which is grown on the restaurant owner’s farm in Wellington.
The wine lounge and shop stocks a range of rare vintage wines and offers an international freighting service for serious collectors – pure indulgence all round for the food and wine lover.
Restaurants near South Africa
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and are not necessarily the actual travelling
Johannesburg and surrounds Portuguese restaurant
Johannesburg and surrounds(3.5 km from South Africa)
Enjoy delicious and tasty cuisine and a feast for the senses dining on seafood, grills and typical Portuguese dishes.
With attention to detail and personal attention, diners relax in tranquil surrounds dining on mouth-watering dishes such as grilled chicken basted in finger linking peri-peri the Mozambican way, or voluptuous grilled prawns, tasty pregos, trinchados, espetadas and popular feijoada.
Adeguita Portuguese Restaurant tantalises with mouth-watering tastes and flavours the true Portuguese way in a colonial setting that invites relaxation.
Rosettenville Portuguese restaurant
Rosettenville(4.4 km from South Africa)
An unpretentious family-run restaurant serving superb Portuguese cuisine, A Churrasqueira boasts an exciting menu with a wide selection of choices.
An impressive wine list enhances the experience, with a brilliant selection of both South African and Portuguese wines.
The interior is simple and warm, the service excellent and the prices reasonable. All in all, a wonderful place to dine in comfort.
Kensington Portuguese restaurant
Kensington(7.3 km from South Africa)
The delicious menu brims with high quality seafood such as voluptuous Mozambican prawns and a variety of succulent steaks, poultry and traditional dishes.
The warm and inviting ambiance sets the tone for a unique Portuguese experience housed in a luxurious house in Kensington.