About Umami

Umami is Japanese for ‘deliciousness’ a word coined to describe a taste that is beyond sensory. Located in the heart of Stellenbosch on Dorp Street, this trendy eatery is set on unleashing the ‘deliciousness’ of its global fusion menu (with a South African twist). Add to that the restaurant’s philosophy of ‘if we can make it ourselves we will’ visitors can expect nothing short of a culinary journey in a single meal sitting.

The restaurant reflects a stylish yet earthy simplicity with its wooden furniture, rough bricks walls and fireplace. The outside seating is shaded and has a lovely relaxing view despite the surrounding hustle of town life.

The lunch menu is fresh and light with homemade pizza, sandwiches and salads to choose from. The dinner menu, with its four course tasting option, is plainly focused on presenting guests with a flavoursome eating experience. A la carte offerings will have patrons succumbing to the likes of the Baby Calamari starter with a lime Risotto, Bernaise Beef Fillet for mains and an ice cream trio of Roasted Pistachio, Segafredo Coffee and Vanilla Koeksister for pudding.

Umami offers a philosophy to food in a trendy upmarket atmosphere.

Telephone:
+ 27 (0) 21 887 5204
Website:
www.umamirestaurant.​co.za
Cuisine:
Fusion
Meals:
Lunch, Dinner
Ambience:
Trendy
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Umami Map

Umami is 1km from the centre of Stellenbosch , the nearest airport 28.7km (Cape Town International Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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