Wynberg Bistro restaurant
Orchid Café meets shopping and leisurely conversation tucked away inside the Homework clothing store.
Scrubbed kitchen tables, sparking chandeliers, French grey café chairs and pink candy striped cushions against brick face walls set the stage for a home-style dining experience with a touch of elegance.
The small seasonal menu prompts free-range and organic produce, all locally sourced and blended to create mouth-watering creations such as muffins baked in terracotta pots to French toast made fresh bouncy white bread and fluffy all-day omelettes.
Indulge in baked cakes, tarts and buns, all home made including luscious carrot cakes, vanilla bean biscuits, baked cheesecake, baby almond pear tarts, cream cheese cupcakes, lemon meringue tartlets and fresh buttermilk scones served with whipped cream and real strawberry jam.
Orchid Café is a charming, unique and feminine eatery, blessed with simple food and ‘home-away-from-home’ setting. Perfect for an indulgent day out.
Restaurants near Wynberg
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and are not necessarily the actual travelling
Plumstead South African restaurant
Plumstead (0.5 km from Wynberg)
There are over 237 local Spur steak branches and 28 international ones. Spur offers hearty and satisfying meals with great value for money. The steak ranch is famous for their classic burgers made from AAA-grade beef, served with the crispiest chips and Spur’s own recipe for the tastiest onion rings.
Every branch is lively, vibrant and incredibly family friendly. There is a kiddies menu and a lovely entertainment area for children. The food is generously portioned, extremely tasty and brilliantly priced.
Mowbray Thai restaurant
Mowbray (0.6 km from Wynberg)
For superb Thai food prepared by skilful chefs in a wonderfully convivial atmosphere, try Chai-yo.Aromatic spices create delicious, flavoursome dishes like the classic Tom Yum soup and the ever popular pad Thai. Each dish comes with a warning as to just how hot they are so diners can find their perfect level.A casual, laid back feel ensures that diners are put completely at ease while enjoying the delicious offerings from the well-planned menu. The decor is simple and uncomplicated, allowing the sumptuous food to take centre-stage.With knowledgeable staff to help diners with their selections, which is particularly helpful to those who are new to Thai cusine, Chai-Yo is the place to be for a brilliant culinary trip to the land of smiles!
Cape Town Dutch restaurant
Cape Town (0.6 km from Wynberg)
Café Dutch is a modern bistro café offering traditional and modern Dutch delights.
Located in Wynberg in a converted Victorian building boasting an upmarket feel dressed in stark white tables and chairs set against warm charcoal walls.
The menu encourages lingering sampling homemade crumbed organic beef kroketten served on rye bread and winter rich pea soup with smoked sausage.
Then there is the tasty nasi goreng with Indonesian chilli and spices, chicken satay, homemade peanut sauce and prawn crackers.
Diners can enjoy non-traditional highlights, such as wild mushroom tart with rocket and Parmesan shavings, or salmon fishcakes with dill mustard sauce rounded off by a simply sinful bittersweet dark chocolate dessert with orange curd, served in a coffee cup.
Kenilworth Caribbean restaurant
Kenilworth (1.1 km from Wynberg)
Relax in true Caribbean style, sipping Pina Coladas while savouring delectable starters of Coco Loco Hoppin' Jons (Jalapeno chillies stuffed with feta, crumbed and deep-fried) enjoying the laid back vibe tropical atmosphere.
With a large garden and cosy restaurant, Banana Jam Café serves authentic Caribbean tastes lit by a roaring fire and enchanting night-lights while dining outside. With Jamican BBQ’s in the summer and a buzzing atmosphere, patrons can enjoy fast service with friendly attentive staff.
Rated by locals as the best Banana Jam burgers in town with the largest rum collection in the country; Banana Jam Café is your suburban island escape to the breezy shores of the Caribbean.
Plumstead Coffee Shop restaurant
Plumstead (1.2 km from Wynberg)
Tucked away in a tranquil garden, High Tea is one of those hidden gems only the locals talk about and try to keep secret. This special coffee shop enchants with vibey people, relaxed atmosphere and rustic charm.
The endless buffet of heavenly bakes and lingering aroma of sinful pleasures wet the appetite alongside interesting goodies for sale.
Warm and inviting, diners soak up the pleasant surrounds churning over the days events and sampling delights from the daily lunch menu brimming with delicious choices.
Try the world famous chicken pie, or hearty winter soups, tasty tarts and assortment of summer wraps, salads and toasted sarmies.
Nestled on the border of Constantia berg and Wynbos, High Tea is worth the trip for non-locals, just to savour the pleasant surrounds and heavenly delights.
Plumstead Seafood restaurant
Plumstead (1.3 km from Wynberg)
Ocean Basket is a popular South African restaurant offering hearty, fresh seafood at affordable prices. The extensive menu caters for all tastes, and even for the little ones. All main meals come with either stir fry, rice, chips or salad.
The fun, vibrant kids’ meals like ‘Mermaids Calamari Rings’ and ‘Captain Hook’s Prawns’ will make sure your brood is satisfied and healthy. There are also great seafood platters on offer and mouth-watering sushi, maki, sashimi and fashion sandwiches.
Claremont (1.4 km from Wynberg)
Ashton's Restaurant offers fine dining cuisine in an elegant and relaxing environment.
Whether you choose to dine Al Fresco on the terrace overlooking beautifully manicured gardens or prefer the cosy setting of their wood panelled dining room, Ashton's menu promises to deliver the freshest South African ingredients in an array of innovative dishes and award winning wine list.
Ashton's is all about the dining experience and guests are encouraged to relax in the cigar library for a pre-dinner drink or nightcap to enjoy their collection of single malt whiskeys and fine cigars.
Need to know? Open 7 days a week for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Ashton's is also available for intimate dinner parties and private functions, or simply stop by for a leisurely afternoon tea. Children are most welcome.
Kenilworth Italian restaurant
Kenilworth (1.5 km from Wynberg)
Located in the leafy Southern suburbs of Kenilworth in a house built in the late 18 hundreds, Bardelli’s best-kept secret lies in their great quality food served in generous portions and fantastic value for money.
Sourcing only the finest local products and imported ingredients with award winning pizza, fresh salads, calamari and fillet options, Bardelli caters for simple and complex palates with ease and passion Italians are so renowned for.
Upon arrival, delight your senses with the smell of hearty pasta and thin crust pizzas lingering in the wood-fired oven touched by the subtle sounds of Italian café style music in the background. Tables chequered in red and white warmed by flickering candle lights make for a cosy and intimate dining experience with cooling wooden tables and chairs enhanced by the mysterious memorabilia of old Italy.
This small family friendly restaurant offers a relaxed atmosphere and comprehensive menu with a well-priced wine list and delectable choices of local and international deserts.
Newlands Pub Meals restaurant
Newlands (1.7 km from Wynberg)
Forresters Arms is situated in the beautiful leafy suburb, Newlands, and is known by the locals as Forries. The popularity of this place is a phenomenon that is easily understood when you experience the vibe, ambience and food.
Simple dishes are offered, but where the food lacks in imagination, it makes up for in portion size and quality. Deliciousness is what you can expect. In summer you can enjoy sitting in the awesome beer garden while the kids make full use of the play area.
Forries is usually packed when sports are showing and the atmospere is bustling. The menu is fairly large and the dishes very well priced. Enjoy burgers, chips, pies and even a Sunday carvery.
Claremont Fine Dining restaurant
Claremont (1.7 km from Wynberg)
Enjoy a fine dining experience to remember at Ashton’s restaurant at Greeways Hotel.This decadent restaurant offers a tranquil and relaxing space to forget the stresses of the day and savour sumptuous cuisine as you’re pampered with impeccable service.On warm days, diners may sit outside on the spacious terrace whilst looking out over pretty gardens. When the weather is colder, the wood-panelled dining room provides a warm and inviting venue for luxurious dining.With a menu incorporating the freshest and finest ingredients in a superb selection of creative dishes, a trip to Ashton’s at Greenways Hotel will be one to repeat!
Claremont French restaurant
Claremont (1.7 km from Wynberg)
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.
Constantia Italian restaurant
Constantia (1.8 km from Wynberg)
Primi Piatti strives to create a variety of fresh, comforting and healthy food inspired by the Italian tradition and influenced by contemporary cuisine.
All meals are prepared from scratch using the finest ingredients. The main menu has everything from croissants, omelets and sandwiches, to pizzas, fish and curry. The drinks menu offers a large variety of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. There is even a three-course set menu and a special menu for the little ones.
The 'Primi Pods' area is perfect for kids to play in. They will be entertained by professional chefs and caregivers who can teach them how to make their own pizza and bake their own biscuits.
Constantia Light Meals restaurant
Constantia (1.9 km from Wynberg)
The Rose Bar is a trendy and relaxed bar overlooks an inviting swimming pool with loungers. The outdoor bar offers cocktails galore and has a fully stocked bar. The meals served are light snacks such as spicy chorizo and prawn tempura or one can choose something off the La Bella menu. This is a laid-back atmosphere with a lining of sophistication and just great as a pit stop after work with some friends. Trading hours are from Monday to Friday, from 4 pm to 11 pm and on Saturdays and Sundays from 12 pm to 11 pm.
Constantia Fine Dining restaurant
Constantia (2 km from Wynberg)
5 Rooms restaurant can be found on the beautiful Alphen Estate in Constantia. The restaurant is set in the historic Manor House which creates an Old World, stylish atmosphere that exudes the class and elegance of bygone eras. The interior is filled with antiques juxtaposed by modern, fine dining cuisine.
The menu caters for all tastes and meat, seafood and vegetarian options are varied and plentiful. Only the freshest produce is used and this shines through in the bursts of flavour delivered on every plate. Try the imaginative Fish Tank, a mix of seafood served in a glass fish bowl - what an experience. The lamb trilogy is also a favourite and comprises lamb loin, lamb tortellini and a succulent lamb cutlet.
A great, extensive wine list and a range of other beverages including whiskeys and smooth cognacs are served to complement the cuisine.
This is the ideal setting for private functions and special occasions and proves to be a treat for the laymen, the foodie and the connoisseur.
Claremont Light Meals restaurant
Claremont (2 km from Wynberg)
Boasting a food store alongside a tantalising menu, Café Nood proffers accessible food fit for any occasion. Start the day with a full breakfast or settle into a relaxing lunch from the a la carte menu.
If you are watching our calories, opt for the lunch specially created by Shape Magazine then pop on over to the food store and stock up on healthy tit bits to satisfy your appetite later.
Claremont (2 km from Wynberg)
A Tavola brings the real taste of Italy to the leafy suburbs of Claremont with its open piazza style dining and relaxed café style tables buzzing with passion and hearty aromas from the open plan kitchen.
With emphasis on freshness, seasonal ingredients and some key ingredients imported from Italy, A Tavola serves authentic Italian faire freshly made to secret recipes passed down from generation to generation.
This comfortable, brightly lit café with a relaxed ambience is fast becoming the place to be seen where people gather to take pleasure in fabulous food and laid-back environment.
Serving comfortable Italian food, fresh salads, freshly made pasta, veal and traditional deserts in the open piazza style setting, patrons can enjoy dining indoors or al-fresco with the added bonus of browsing the deli for fresh assortments of Italian cheeses, cold meats and pasta sauces.
A Tavola is easily located on Library Square just off Wilderness Road for a truly authentic Italian experience.
Claremont Italian restaurant
Claremont (2.1 km from Wynberg)
A trendy spot for lovers of Italian food, A Tavola is well worth a visit.
A warm and lively venue, the ambience throughout is friendly and diners are always made to feel as welcome as they truly are.
Wine list featuring some Italian options as well as South African bottles provides a great accompaniment to a delicious meal.
Claremont Grills restaurant
Claremont (2.1 km from Wynberg)
Chalkboards wet the appetite with spreads of lamb shank, oxtail and venison, succulently prepared and garnished with all the trimmings and sauces. Retro specialities such as pepper steak, sole meuniere and malva pudding serve up delightful alternatives to the traditional ambience of steakhouses.
Brad’s Grill provides a bustling atmosphere with a casual attitude ideal for hearty diners and provides a good selection of Cape wines ideal for complimenting flavourful grills.
Constantia Bistro restaurant
Constantia (2.1 km from Wynberg)
This beautiful, stylish eatery is situated at the Alphen Boutique Hotel. With rolling lawns and tranquil surroundings this restaurant provides a haven for connoisseur foodies.
Enjoy a hearty breakfast that will get you ready for a day of exploring. Amazing omelettes, the traditional and ever-popular eggs Benedict, flapjacks and a range of breads and pastries that will boggle the mind are on offer. There is even a gluten free option available.
All the ingredients used are the freshest produce, some even as fresh as being picked from the garden. Try a sumptuous burger with a variety of toppings or the perfectly braised lamb pie with sweet potato. A selection of refreshing beverages are served, including alcohol.
The selection of decadent desserts are truly wicked so if you are trying to be good, don't put a foot in the door. There is also a deli counter with an array of cheeses and preserves.
La Belle offers something for everyone and provides the backdrop for a perfect meal.
Claremont (2.1 km from Wynberg)
Morituri's Italian-influenced menu has an extensive range of “antipasto e insalata”, pizzas, pastas and “carne e pesce“. The restaurant interior is styled in a wine-cellar feel and creates a cosy and romantic atmosphere where friends, family and couples alike can enjoy.
The restaurant has a corkage fee so no need to fret if the wine list doesn't have your favourite bottle. Please call for further information on their live entertainment and specials.