Dutch 40 - 60 people Upmarket Restaurants

FILTERS
  • Dutch
  • Upmarket
  • Contemporary
  • Family
  • Light Meals
  • Fusion
  • 40 - 60 people
  • Ethiopian
  • 80 - 100 people
Showing 1 to 15 of 26
Countries (68)
South Africa India Thailand Kenya United Kingdom England Australia Tanzania United States of… Namibia Mozambique Uganda Zimbabwe Botswana Croatia Zambia Mauritius Seychelles Ethiopia Lesotho Swaziland Morocco Nigeria Malawi Rwanda Ghana Madagascar Egypt Burundi Antarctica Gambia Maldives Senegal Sierra Leone United Arab E… Malaysia Vietnam Israel Angola Libya Mali Sao Tome and … Sudan Tunisia Democratic Republic… South Sudan New Zealand Spain Brazil Congo Liberia Reunion Philippines Tonga Cyprus Turkey Albania Austria Bulgaria France Romania Wales China Pitcairn Islands Costa Rica Chile Dominica Jamaica
Cities (1010)
Cape Town Bangkok London Johannesburg New Delhi Durban Melbourne Bangalore Pretoria (Tsh… Sydney New York Knysna Mumbai Port Elizabeth Jaipur Nairobi Bloemfontein East London Pune Kochi Hyderabad Agra Kolkata Udaipur Perth Mombasa Varanasi Indianapolis Manāli Jodhpur Jaisalmer Gurgaon Amanzimtoti Kampala George Leh Ooty Nainital Pietermaritzburg Goa Shimla Chandīgarh Windhoek Dar es Salaam Shirdi Lucknow Alleppey Pondicherry Rishīkesh Calangute Pushkar Addis Ababa Haridwār Munnar Gangtok Mussoorie Amritsar Mysore Lagos Kovalam Dehradun Zanzibar Town Kumarakom Kodaikānāl Puri Gaborone Coimbatore Candolim Marrakech Sawāi Mādhopur Trivandrum Harare Varkala Kisumu Visakhapatnam Ajmer Nakuru Aurangabad Bhopāl Darjeeling Madurai Nāsik Bīkāner Bodh Gaya Mathura Noida Panaji Tirupati Mahābaleshwar Lonavala Navi Mumbai Vadodara Entebbe Lusaka Ludhiana Rājkot Allahābād Bhubaneshwar Indore Anjuna Kasauli Almora Alwar Canacona Kānpur Būndi Dalhousie Guwahati Kausani Mandāwa Thekkadi Bharatpur Kumbakonam Rānchī Abuja Francistown Kigali Kottayam Rānīkhet Accra Bhīm Tāl Jammu Kanyakumari Mbabane Ghaziabad Gulmarg Kota Ranakpur Sasan Gir Siliguri Tiruchchirāpp… Vijayawāda Colva Greater Noida Maputo Maseru Salem Thanjāvūr Tiruppūr Baga Columbus Haldwāni Mangalore Nedumbassery Patna Silvassa Vagator Arpora Chail Chhatarpur Gandhinagar Iringa Jinja Kozhikode Mahabalipuram Morjim Palakkad Pālampur Richmond Sūrat Tanga Thane Ujjain Yercaud Betalbatim Bujumbura Coonoor Faridabad Garjia Gwalior Hospet Jamshedpur Kalpatta Mandrem Mararikulam Chinnakanal Gulu Kabale Kalimpong Panchkula Raipur Rāmnagar Sultans Battery Amer Ankleshwar Benaulim Cavelossim Chamba Cherai Beach Chingola Devanhalli Dubrovnik Ernakulam Gāndhīdhām Jūnāgadh Kāshīpur Madikeri Mapusa Nawalgarh Nīleshwar Orchha Pānchgani Port Blair Rāmeswaram Rohtak Samālkha Sousse Tāla Tiruvannāmalai Yelahanka Alto Porvorim Bogmolo Chitdambaram Dakar Dubai Essaouira Gaya Gondar Hassan Igatpuri Kānādukāttān Karnāl Lansdowne Madison Morogoro Pemayangtse Roorkee Sām Srikalahasti Sriperumbudur Varca Vrindāvan Vythiri Ambalavayal Bandipūr Bekal Bhāvnagar Chandwaji Dahej Dāpoli Durgāpur Fes Hammamet Kālapettai Kānha Kargil Kārwār Khandāla Kuala Lumpur Kushālnagar Manesar Masindi Morādābād Pūvār Ratnāgiri Vāsco Da Gāma Velānganni Agartala Alsīsar Antananarivo Arambol Begūr Bijni Calcutta Chittaurgarh Covelong Dhanwār Dharmsāla Dona Paula Dwārka Faizābād Ghānerao Gopālpur Guruvāyūr Hoi An Juba Kakkanad Kāladi Kanchipuram Kotamangalam Kūfrī Lakāwās Lavasa Madgaon Mahdia Mandarmoni Manglutān Masinagudi Mayiladuthurai Mtwara Mukteswar Nadiād Nīndakara Panvel Patiāla Port Harcourt Rogoznica Rourkela Sekondi Takoradi Serrekunda Sholinganallur Siolim Trichūr Utorda Uttarkāshi Vayalār Virajpet Adamstown Ain Draham Al Ubayyid Alwaye Ambalapulai Aswan Attibele Bambolim Bandhogarh Fort Banjul Barli Beijing Benin City Betul Bhilai Boise Calabar Cape Canaveral Cape Coast Chālsa Charleston Chaumu Chikmagalūr Chittūr Denpasar Devaprayāg Devgarh Devikolam Dhānd Digha Dubbī Durres El Obeid Enugu Fort Lauderdale Freetown Gauhāti Giza Govardhan Haifa Harar Harrisburg Ho Chi Minh City Hurghada Ibadan Jaisamand Jāmdar Jerusalem Jodhpur Kālwāra Kānota Karsiyang Kazhakuttam Khāndhar Khartoum Khirasra Khopoli Kingston Jamaica Kitwe Kot Pūtli Krishnagiri Kulu Lagma Lincoln Luanda Lubango Lubumbashi Male Mananthavady Manila Manipala Marathon Miami Mogra Molem Monastir Musoma Muthanga Nālāgarh Narendranagar Nashville Ndola Neemrana Nerul Netanya New Delhi Newark Nuku?alofa Oklahoma City Panposh Pantnagar Paphos Pattaya City Philadelphia … Pīrmed Pololem Port Victoria Portland Pudunagaram Pulamanthole Rabat Raisan Bāgh Rājula Ranipet Rio de Janeiro Roseau Rovinj Sakleshpur Sālāwās Saligao Santiago Shaitrāwa Shimoga Shogi Sibenik Siddapur Sinquerim Sofia Solan Suntikoppa Tarapith Tariyod Tiruchchendūr Tiruvallam Toamasina Toranagallu Tunis Turcunapulli Utan Vagamon Vandamettu Vishakhapatnam Vypīn Wāpi Warri Zagreb Adazig Adelaide (Aus… Adūr Ahmedabad Ahmednagar Aksaray Alajuela Alandi Alāndurai Albany Albuquerque Alexandria (E… Algiers Algiers Alibaug Alīgarh Allinagaram Ambāla Amman Amrāvati Ānand Anchorage Andaman and Nicobar… Andorra la Vella Annapolis Antsirabe Antwerp Apia Arba Minch Ashgabat Asmara Astana Asuncion Athens Athirappally Atlanta Augusta Austin Avarua Baddi Badrīnāth Bāgeshwar Baghdad Bāghdogra Bahādrābād Baihar Baku Baltimore (MD) Bandar Seri B… Bangui Bareilly Bārmer Basseterre Bath Baton Rouge Batoti Bayappanhalli Beer Sheva Behror Beirut Belagula Belfast (Northern… Belgrade Bellary Belmopan Belparāo Benguela Berlin Bhakur Bharūch Bhatinda Bhatkal Bhilwara Bhiwandi Bhuj Bilāspur Billings Bīnāwās Binsar Birmingham Bishkek Bismarck Bissau Bjelovar Bogota Bolpur Bopolu Bordeaux Bori Borivli Boston Boulder Bratislava Brazzaville Bregenz Bridgeport Bridgetown Brisbane Brussels Budapest Buenos Aires Buin Burlington Cairo Cakovec Calate Canberra Caracas Cardiff Carson City Cartago Casablanca Castries Cayenne Chākan Chamarajnagar Chānod Charlotte Charlotte Amalie Chennai Cheyenne Chhām Chicago Chiplūn Chisinau Chotila Christchurch Chūru Clermont-Ferrand Cockburn Town Colombo Columbia Conakry Concord Copenhagen Corbett Cotonou Courtallam Cuttack Dagshai Damān Damascus Damietta Darwin Dasada Daund Davorlim Delwāra Denver Deogarh Des Moines Detroit Dhaka Dhaliara Dhanaulti Dhanbād Dharamgarh Dharamshala Dhāruhera Dibrugarh Dijon Dindigul Diu Djibouti City Dod Jāla Dogana Doha Dolāra Douglas (Mann) Dover Dublin Dunedin Dushanbe Dwarka, New D… Edinburgh Eisenstadt Elattūr Electronics City Fargo Fatehpur Ferokh Fianarantsoa Florence Fort de France Frankfort (KY) Funafuti Gādigarpālya Gangolli Ganpatipule George Town Georgetown Ghansoli Gibraltar City Glasgow Gopālgarh Gospic Graz Guatemala City Guruvayoor Gustavia Hābra Hagatna Hamilton Hansi Haridāspur Hartford Havana Havelock Island Helena Helsinki Heredia Hisār Hobart Honiara Houston Hubli Idaho Falls Ijebu Ode Ilorin Indirapuram Innsbruck Islamabad Istanbul Jabalpur Jackson Jacksonville Jajpur Jalandhar Jālgaon Jālna Jalore Jalpāiguri Jāmnagar Jawāharnagar Jefferson City Joshinath Juneau Kabul Kakata Kākināda Kakkabe Kālaj Kaluk Kalyān Kanatal Kandāghāt Kandhla Kanha National… Kannur Kansas City Kappad Kāraikkudi Karlovac Karumattampatti Karunāgapalli Karūr Kathmandu Katra Kayseri Kāziranga Kedarnath Kenema Khairi Khajjiar Khajurāho Khandela Khawāsa Khed Khilchīpur Khimsar Kīhīm Kingstown Kinshasa Kirsehir Klagenfurt Kolhāpur Kollam Kollengode Konārka Konya Koprivnica Koregaon Koror Kothur Kotputli Kralendijk Krapina Kumbhalgarh Kurābar Kūri Kūvattūr Kuwait City Laayoun Lachung Lansing Las Vegas Libreville Lima Linz Lisbon Little Rock Ljubljana Lome Lonand Los Angeles Louisville Luhāru Luxembourg City Luxor Macleodganj Mahajanga Majorda Majuro Makeni Malabo Mālād Malpura Mālvan Managua Manama Manchester Mandi Mandlā Margao Mariehamn Marigot Mātherān Māwāl Meerut Memphis Mexico City Milwaukee Minneapolis Minsk Mirik Missoula Mogadishu Mohāna Monaco City Monrovia Montevideo Montgomery Montpelier Mopti Mormugao Morondava Moroni Moscow Mount Ābu Mudgee Mundra Munsiyari Muscat Nagpur Nāhan Nakhtarāna Nantes Narasapura Nassau Nathdwar Nāthdwāra Naya Bāzār Naypyidaw N'Djamena Neil Island Nellore Nevsehir New Orleans Niamey North Goa Nouakchott Noumea Nuuk Olympia (WA) Omaha Oranjestad Osijek Oslo Ouagadougou Pachmarhī Pahalgām Pālamedu Palani Pāli Palikir Palm Bay Panaji Panama City Pānīpat Pape'ete Paramaribo Paris Patnem Pazin Perumpāvūr Phalodi Philipsburg Phnom Penh Phoenix (AZ) Pierre Podgorica Pointe a Pitre Pollāchi Porbandar Port au Prince Port Louis Port Moresby Port of Spain Portland (OR) Porto Alegre Porto Novo Pozega Prague Praia Providence Pula Puntarenas Pyongyang Quito Rājgarh Rakhiv Raleigh Ramakkalmedu Rāmgarh Ranjangaon Ga… Rapid City Rawāl Rennes Rewari Reykjavik Riga Rijeka Riyadh Road Town Rome Rudrapur Sacramento Saint Helier Saipan Salem (OR) Salt Lake City Salvador Salzburg Sāmod San Francisco San Jose San Juan San Salvador Sana'a Sangameswarpet Sāngli Sangolda Santa Cruz Santa Cruz de la… Santa Fe Santiniketan Santo Domingo Sao Paulo Sarajevo Sarīma Sariska Sarkhej Sātej Sawantwadi Schiedam Seattle Segou Seoul Sethumadai Shamirpet Shamshabad Shankarpalli Shikrapur Shillong Shivpuri Sika Singapore City Sioux Falls Sisak Skopje Slavonski Brod Sohna Somnāth Sonmarg South Tarawa Springfield Srinagar Srungavarapukota St Georges St John's St Paul St Peter Port St Polten Stockholm Strasbourg Sumbawanga Sundarban Suva Taipei Tallahassee Tallinn Tangier Tashkent Tawang Tbilisi Tegucigalpa Tehran Tehri Tel Aviv Telkapalli Tezpur The Valley Theni Thimphu Thirumurugan … Thiruvanantha… Tinsukia Tirana Tiruchirappalli /… Tirunelveli Tiruttani Todgarh Tokyo Toliara Topeka Torshavn Trenton Tripoli Turkapally Tuticorin Ubatuba Udāsar Udupi Ulan Bator Uruli Kānchān Vaduz Valletta Vālpārai Vandiperiyār Varagampadi Varazdin Vatican City Vellore Vienna Vientiane Vilnius Virginia Beach Virovitica Vitoria Vukovar Warsaw Wayanad Wichita Willemstad Wilmington Yamoussoukro Yamunanagar Yaounde Yaren Yelagiri Yerevan Yozgat Yuksom Zadar Zīrad Zirakpur Zurich
Airports (97)
Arusha Airport Banjul Intern… Bazaruto Island… Beira Airport Bloemfontein … Calicut Inter… Cape Town Int… Chaudhary Charan… Chennai Inter… Chhatrapati Shivaji… Cochin Intern… Don Mueang In… Dr Babasaheb … Dublin Airport East London A… Eastgate Airport Eldoret Inter… Entebbe Inter… Eros Airport Gatwick Gaya Airport George Airport Goa International… Heathrow Hosea Kutako … Indira Gandhi… Inhambane Air… Jaipur Airport Johannesburg … John F Kennedy… Julius Nyerere… Katima Mulilo… Keetmanshoop … Kempegowda In… Kenneth Kaunda… Kilimanjaro I… Kimberley Air… King Shaka In… Kisumu Airport Kogatende Air… Kruger Mpumalanga… Kuro Airstrip Kushok Bakula… LaGuardia Air… Lal Bahadur Shastri… Lanseria Inte… Lokichoggio A… Lokpriya Gopinath… London City A… Luton Mahajanga Int… Malindi Airport Manda Airstrip Mangalore Int… Maputo Intern… Melbourne Air… Mfuwe International… Mombasa Moi I… Mthatha Airport Nairobi Jomo … Netaji Subhas… New Tempe Air… Newark Liberty… Newquay Cornwall… Ngurah Rai In… Ol Kiombo Air… Perth Airport Pilanesberg I… Polokwane Air… Port Elizabeth… Prince Mangosuthu… Pune Airport Rajiv Gandhi … Rundu Airport San Francisco… Sardar Vallabhbhai… Seronera Airs… Seychelles In… Sir Seewoosagur… Sri Guru Ram Dass… Srinagar Inte… Stansted Suvarnabhumi … Sydney Airport Trivandrum In… Ukunda Airstrip Ukunda Airstrip Upington Airport Veer Savarkar… Victoria Falls… Vilankulo Air… Visakhapatnam… Wajir Airport Walvis Bay Ai… Waterkloof AFB… Wilson Airport Zanzibar Inte…
Islands (77)
Zanzibar Mahe Lamu Island Brac Nusa Lembongan La Digue Praslin Hvar Mafia Island Manda Island Pemba Island Eden Island Mozambique Is… Bulago Island Ciovo Inhaca Island Korcula Island Nosy Be Solta Banana Islands Bugala Island Kiwayu Island Magaruque Island Nosy Komba Principe Rodrigues Bawe Island Bazaruto Island Benguerra Island Bom Bom Island Cerf Island Changu Island Chole Island Chumbe Island Denis Dhiffushi Island Djerba Grave Island Guraidhoo Ile aux Nattes Krk Lukoba Island Maafushi Majorca Mnemba Island Nosy Boraha Rubondo Island Rusinga Island Sainte Marie Tenerife Ukerewe Wasini Island Aland Islands Diego Garcia East Falkland Felidhoo Fuerteventura Ilha Xefina G… Ilha Xefina P… Kalakajoro Is… Lupita Island Menjangan Island Mfangano Island Ndau Island Nosy Tanikely Nukunonu Nusa Penida Nyange Island Palmyra Atoll Pate Island Robben Island Shimambaya Silhouette Is… Tanna Thudufushi Is… Tumbatu West Island
101 at The Protea in Free State

101 at The Protea

Free State Contemporary restaurant in Free State

Relax by the fireplace in winter or enjoy a refreshing cocktail in the bar and lounge area or next to the swimming pool. 101 at Protea invites diners with an elegant ambient feel. An excellent menu is available that serves dishes to suit all palates. Along with a wide varieties of wines to choose from, the gourmet cuisine remains unpretentious and tasteful.

Apprentice in Stellenbosch

Apprentice

Stellenbosch Contemporary restaurant in Stellenbosch

Apprentice Restaurant, formally known as L’Olive, situated on Stellenbosch’s bustling Andringa Street, is a sought after dining establishment. Home to the Culinary Institute, this restaurant offers food that appeals to the senses. The restaurant is training school for students who have chosen cooking as a career, but patrons would be far off the mark to expect anything less than being plated up food of exceptional quality. Not only is breakfast, lunch and dinner served in style, the décor of the eatery is bright and inviting in a relaxed upmarket manner, however, the best seats remain out of house on the pavement, where guests can soak up the Stellenbosch vibe. The dinner menu is offers a selection of meat dishes from Lamb Rump, Kudu Loin to Quail. Desserts are wickedly decadent with impossible to resist choices like Chocolate Marble Pavlova and Tiramisu with Rum and Espresso. Since the restaurant is a learning arena, the menu also has a glossary of terms (in case the menu is all French to you).

Cafe Blouberg in Bloubergstrand

Cafe Blouberg

Bloubergstrand Contemporary restaurant in Bloubergstrand

Cafe Blouberg is located in an old cottage on the water’s edge. Looking out over the Atlantic towards Robben Island and Table Mountain, patron can feast on delicious meals for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The breakfasts are delicious, and there are eight wonderful options to choose from. Patrons are treated to the most amazing views, while enjoying a hearty start to the day. There are a variety of light lunches to choose from, including wraps, salads, toasted sandwiches and snack baskets. There are also more substantial meals on offer with a distinctly Mediterranean twist. The evening fare is fresh fare from the sea, as well as a variety of other dishes that to delight diners. With views that can’t be beaten and fabulous food, Cafe Blouberg offers patrons an eating experience that is not only delicious, but fresh and homely. It is the ideal place to enjoy a cocktail while watching nature at her best as the sun sets over the ocean and Cape Town basks in twilight.

Casa Del Sol in Strand

Casa Del Sol

Strand Contemporary restaurant in Strand

This beautiful restaurant is situated in the famous Hibernian Towers in Strand. It is an upmarket beach bar, lounge and restaurant that serves up delicious meals at surprisingly reasonable prices. The interior is stylish and elegant, but still has an element of fun to it. The cocktails served are delicious and diners are spoilt for choice. The menu is small but well thought out and includes dishes like chicken roulade, chicken stuffed with sundried tomatoes, cashew nuts and feta served with cous cous and honey-glazed veggies. Also a must-try is the sirloin steak and the bacon wrapped pork fillet served with honey and mustard mash, honey glazed veggies and apricot compote. Light meals like pastas, burgers, wraps and fish and chips can also be enjoyed by those who just want to nibble while watching the sun set over the ocean with a cocktail in hand.

Casparus in Stellenbosch

Casparus

Stellenbosch Fusion restaurant in Stellenbosch

This restaurant with a twist is Etienne Bonthuys through and through. This master chef challenges taste buds and pushes the boundaries of the imagination and the result is always interesting and delectable. Counter-intuitive combinations work surprisingly well; quail is served with raw salmon and strawberries, baby calamari is paired with oxtail, and lamb and lobster with mint sauce produce flavours that burst - that's it, just burst. For the less adventurous the menu does offer options, but if you're going to eat here, try the slightly wacky stuff. An extensive wine list that won't break the bank is on offer, and you are bound to find something for every palate. The interior is truly something to behold and matches the magical dining wonderland that Casparus creates. The restaurant is open from Tuesday until Saturday for lunch and dinner and booking is advised.

Coldstream Restaurant in Graaff-Reinet

Coldstream Restaurant

Graaff-Reinet Contemporary restaurant in Graaff-Reinet

Located in the historic and charming town of Graaff Reinet, the Coldstream Restaurant finds itself ideally set in the shade of Norfolk Pine trees. With the beautiful 130 year old Dutch Reform Church as its neighbour, the restaurant exudes a special ambience of a time gone by. In good weather, lunch on the open terrace is a must to make the most of splendour of the Karoo. The lunch menu has items from the grill as well as lighter meals, cakes and desserts. Dinner at Coldstream leaves patrons spoiled for choice, with the best Karoo Lamb and Ostrich dishes on offer. The menu boasts a host of local specialties as well as dishes that are inspired by International Cuisine. The restaurant also offers a good selection of wines as a compliment to great cuisine. The Coldstream Restaurant is welcomes visitors for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Make a reservation for dinner to avoid disappointment.

Delaire Graff Restaurant in Stellenbosch

Delaire Graff Restaurant

Stellenbosch Contemporary restaurant in Stellenbosch

At Delaire Graff the breath-taking beauty of the Stellenbosch surroundings serves as a feast for the eyes. Visitors are certain to experience an igniting of the senses whether it is for lunch, under the canopy of oak trees, or for an intimate dinner in the designer interior of the restaurant. The cuisine and general feel of this fine dining establishment is best described as approachable. Delaire Graff has a clean cut elegance, plated and otherwise, which is sophisticatedly understated. The food is fresh and robust with all the emphasis on flavour. While the lunch menu is light, the dinner offerings demonstrate a decadent balance of delicate presentation and bold, vibrant flavours. Expect the menu to change regularly in order to exploit the best of the freshest vegetable, herb, seafood and cheese offerings that the farm and local specialty producers provide. Signature offerings include Crayfish Lasagne with king oyster mushrooms and Pistachio Nougat served with rose geranium ice cream. Dishes are rounded off with a selection of Delaire wines and guests can choose a special food and wine pairing menu. Be sure to take the time for a fabulous wine tasting in the stunning Tasting Lounge.

Die Damhuis in Melkbosstrand

Die Damhuis

Melkbosstrand Contemporary restaurant in Melkbosstrand

This beautifully renovated building was originally a shed on De Melkbosch farm in the 1700's. The water from a fountain nearby used to form a dam next to the shed, hence the name 'Damhuis' (dam house). Where this dam once lay, the bustling Beach Road is now winding. This restaurant offers seating inside and outside, but it is outside in the courtyard where you want to be, weather permitting. Beautiful, uninterrupted views of the beach and the vast Atlantic greet you as you start your day with one of the delicious breakfasts. Try a small, medium or large English breakfast, a delicious omelette, a continental breakfast or even a 'slimmer's' breakfast. The dishes are all freshly prepared with lots of care and attention to detail. Gorgeous tapas can also be enjoyed with a glass or three of wine on a laxzy sunny afternoon. The menu is quite extensive and some of the starter dishes are mussels steamed in a white wine sauce served with freshly baked bread, tender tubes of calamari and peri peri chicken livers. For a main, try one any one of the seafood, chicken or meat dishes. From the catch of the day and paprika prawns to a chicken curry and the 'Cock of all Chicken Pies'. A range of succulent steaks, lamb dishes, proudly South African tripe and bobotie and even a humungous burger option leaves diners spoilt for choice. The Damhuis combines beautiful views, great food, and a location not easily matched to create a winning recipe.

Die Opstal in Worcester

Die Opstal

Worcester Contemporary restaurant in Worcester

Here fine dining and sweeping views of the stunning surroundings marry to create a memorable eating experience. The restaurant offers an outdoor deck for alfresco dining on sunny days and loads of atmosphere in winter with its cosy fireplace. Guests can expect a menu that represents the best of traditional fare from breakfast through to dinner. The lunch menu is light with offerings like calamari, gourmet sandwiches and salads, as well as schnitzel and quiche. Dinner, which the menu refers to as the ‘Main Event’, offers sophistication on a plate.

Dutch East Restaurant in Franschhoek

Dutch East Restaurant

Franschhoek Dutch restaurant in Franschhoek

The Dutch East Restaurant finds its home in the historic French Hugenot settlement town of Franschhoek in the Western Cape. Easily one of the most picturesque towns in South Africa, Franschhoek has also earned the reputation of being the culinary capital of the country. The Dutch East, with its fusion of traditional Dutch and eastern influence offerings, stands out as a unique eatery in a predominantly French cuisine environment. The restaurant is relaxed and upmarket. The earthy interior manages to achieve a clean, minimalist simplicity in its décor that is stylish and inviting. High A-frame ceilings, red bricked walls and chandeliers set the mood. The menu aims to present food that is both appetizing to the taste buds and appealing on the eye. With the restaurant philosophy of maintaining and complimenting the true flavour of the main ingredient of the dish by preparing it fresh and simply, Dutch East certainly plates up dishes that are a flavoursome feast for the senses. Menu options include the likes of Seared Tuna with black sesame halva and a soy emulsion with whipped mango for starters, Lamb Shoulder with spinach cream, crackling and corn bites for mains and Fried Milk Tart with whipped cream and berry compote for dessert.

Four Corners in Sandton

Four Corners

Sandton Fusion restaurant in Sandton

Be transported to a different time and place in the midst of the city that, as soon as you walk through the doors, disappears. The elegant, yet Old World ambience and interior, provides a dinner setting that envokes peace and tranquility. The quaint pub area and the beautiful garden and pond provide kick-back-and-relax spaces and the passion that goes into the cuisine served here is unmistakable. Amazing Indian cuisine can be tried here.

Jordan Restaurant with George Jardine in Stellenbosch

Jordan Restaurant with George Jardine

Stellenbosch Contemporary restaurant in Stellenbosch

Another Stellenbosch winery has lured an award winning chef to put its eatery on the culinary map. Chef George Jardine now heads up ‘Jordan Restaurant with George Jardine’ on the Jordan wine Estate. The establishment’s name may be a mouthful which in turn serves as a fairly accurate take on the food too – mouthfuls of deliciousness. Food enthusiasts will not be disappointed with the fine dining experience on offer here. The restaurant offers set menus to choose from, ensuring orchestrated flavours and textures above all else. Guests can opt for two, three or four courses, all with or without specific wine pairings to compliment the dishes. Although the menu is changeable to in order to really get the best out of seasonal produce, one can expect to be tantalized with The duck liver parfait to start. The mains are exciting, with the likes of Penny Verburg’s Suckling Pig Roasted and a lavish baked pudding with Pimm’s Creme Catalan. The wine list is not limited to only Jordan’s Wines, but also has a good local selection and a broad spectrum price range. One is permitted to bring one’s own wine (limited to a single bottle) subject to a corkage fee. The restaurant is open for lunch Wednesdays to Sundays and for dinner Thursdays and Fridays.

Lanzerac Hotel Restaurant in Stellenbosch

Lanzerac Hotel Restaurant

Stellenbosch Contemporary restaurant in Stellenbosch

The main a la carte restaurant is a feast for the senses and is open every day of the week. The décor is classic and elegant and the restaurant exudes an air of sophistication that will take you back to the old World. International cuisine can be enjoyed, and on Sundays a lavish luncheon buffet is served. Private dining and function options are available on request. Set in the very heart of the estate, this shaded outdoor venue is the only restaurant in the region to boast a view of distant Table Mountain.

Pierneef a la Motte in Franschhoek

Pierneef a la Motte

Franschhoek Dutch restaurant in Franschhoek

Pierneef a la Motte Restaurant’s name is inspired by the great South African artist Jacob Hendrik Pierneef (1886 – 1957). Along with being able to view a collection of paintings by the legend in the restaurant, patrons can embark on a reminiscent culinary journey that explores the best of traditional Cape Winelands’ cuisine. The restaurant setting is very much Cape Dutch with a contemporary spin. The emphasis on oak furnishings along with glass vases marries the beauty of the outdoor scenery perfectly, thereby creating a relaxed and subtly sophisticated ambience. The menu is nothing short of a history lesson in the development of local traditional cooking. Expect to find the best traditional fare that is unashamedly South African. Menu items include starters of Boerbok terrine or the Koningsbrood soup. Mains serve up Pomegranate glazed Smoked Pork Belly and Impala Neck. And for dessert who can resist the Brandy Chocolate Pudding? The wine list is extensive and offers a full selection of the farm’s own as well as other overseas brands. One can indulge in a food and wine pairing at the Tasting Centre. The restaurant also has a children’s menu.

Readers in Tulbagh

Readers

Tulbagh Contemporary restaurant in Tulbagh

Readers Restaurant is located in Tulbagh’s historic Church Street. Here patrons are delighted by the fine food on offer. The Curious Cats gift shop, that is housed with the eatery, gives Readers a quirky edge that is enough reason to return. The lime washed Cape Dutch Style stead sets the scene for the genuine Cape hospitality that is synonymous with Readers. In keeping with the Cape Dutch feel, the restaurant boasts wooden floors and crisp white table cloths on solid wooden furniture, all the elements for fine dining. Chef Carol Collins presents an exciting menu which offers traditional fare with a fresh interpretation. Signature dishes include the Springbok fillet with a Gooseberry and Amarula sauce and the Lamb Strudel. The Trio of ice-cream dessert is ever popular with exciting (if not a crazy) flavours such as curry and balsamic. The wine list supports the best of the Tulbagh region. Cat lovers will spend plenty of time post pudding inspecting the feline paraphernalia in the gift shop section of the restaurant.