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Buitenverwachting Restaurant

26 Klein Constantia Road | Constantia, Constantia 7806, South Africa
+27 21 794 3522
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“soups” (8 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (31 reviews)
“sorbet” (20 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
26 Klein Constantia Road | Constantia, Constantia 7806, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was our last lunch of a long holiday and rather fittingly, the best! Tremendous table overlooking the vineyard and then the most devine food. Our service chap was charm personified and extracted a lot of money out of me for a decent bottle of...More

Thank jw6969
Reviewed 3 July 2018

What a great experience Buitenverwachting Restaurant has to offer in many ways than one. The food is in a class of its own and the presentation amaze to inspire with all possible detail and adds more flavour to the succulent dishes, I will definitely go...More

Thank Leon Andre B
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Spectacular breathtaking views and delicious unique food. Welcoming and friendly staff. Overall a lovely dining experience.

Thank Collette J
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

For an exceptional dining experience, buitenverwachting is a must see. The wine and food pairing was guided by the staff which provided a world class dining experience.

Thank G M
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

From start to finish what an awesome culinary experience accompanied by gorgeous scenery and service. Thank you Buitenverwwacting for a lunch that I will always remember.

Thank tracydiet1
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

The staff guided me so nicely with my food and wine pairing. This made my evening easy and enjoyable. Their fillet steak is the best.

Thank ColleenJDL
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Buiten is always our first choice for a good evening out. The menu is always new and exciting and delivers on taste as well as exquisite presentation and compared to other fine dining restaurants, so well priced. An enjoyable evening overlooking vineyard and mountain views...More

Thank Jill M
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Most people go to the more famous wineries and miss out on this fabulous place. If you want an excellent meal without the crowds, this is the place to go. We were so impressed -- not just with the amazing, delicious, groan-inducing food, but also...More

Reviewed 21 June 2018

From the start I found the service disjointed as when we arrived we waited about 20 minutes before we were served wine. When looking at the menu to eat we discovered that there was not a single vegetarian meal on the menu and when we...More

Thank fionaf2018
LorenzoMarco, Owner at Buitenverwachting Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2018

Your email was received on 14th June and my initial response to you was e-mailed on the same day. I informed you that your complaint was very uncharacteristic of my staff's behaviour and I needed to afford them a chance to explain themselves. They did...More

Reviewed 20 June 2018

I was invited to Buitenverwachting Restaurant for dinner. Upon arrival myself and my partner was greeted with a glass of bubbles by the maître d' Diago. We then continued with a vintage tasting at their library section, which completely blew my sock of. We decided...More

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Kaiser F
17 May 2018|
Response from Edgar70 | Property representative |
Good day, 19:30. Please Email your reservation request to the restaurant as we are not taking bookings via tripadvisor. Kind regards, Buitenverwachting Team
Clare B
22 December 2017|
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Response from evertverhagen | Reviewed this property |
Nope. They do not allow this
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Klein Constantia Road | Constantia, Constantia 7806, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Constantia
  • Phone Number: +27 21 794 3522
  • E-mail
Buitenverwachting offers a elegantly casual dining experience, with design and menu reflecting the authentic character of the wine estate. A new wine library was established for pre-dinner drinks and tasting experience of rare and vintage wines.
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