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Buitenverwachting Restaurant

26 Klein Constantia Road | Constantia, Constantia 7806, South Africa
+27 21 794 3522
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“amuse bouche” (30 reviews)
“sorbet” (19 reviews)
“caesar salad” (15 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 2 days ago

This is a top quality venue. Great food, wine and service. Premium pricing but a great experience. Beautiful location. Super facilities. Indoor and outdoor seating. Great views. Well worth a visit when in Cape Town. We liked the fact that they also served Maldon sea...More

1  Thank saswcpr
Reviewed 2 days ago

In fact did not go here. I tried to make a booking and got no response at all to my email for 3 days. When I phoned they initially said they had not received my email. But when they did find it they said that...More

1  Thank Lesliewi
LorenzoMarco, Owner at Buitenverwachting Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Your e-mail was classified by our spam-filter as junk-mail and was overlooked. Our maitre d' explained this to you over the phone. Unfortunately we where already fully booked for the date of your choice. You demanded a free dinner from our Maitre d' or threatened...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Four of us had lunch - lovely easy uncomplicated menu - good selection - rainy day - lovely views of the vineyards and mountain- had pork belly and decadent chocolate plate - I loved the amuse bouche I also appreciated when others in the party...More

1  Thank jennijane17
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a really good lunch at the restaurant , one of the best ever! Very friendly and great service. We will be back again with our kids for a family picnic on the lawn...can't wait for that!

1  Thank M P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food and wine pairing is a must try. I strongly recommend it. My favorite place in Western Cape and beyond.

1  Thank Eugene N
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I ate here during our holiday and it was just amazing. Our meal was one of the best we’ve ever had and my steak just melted when I ate it. The view of the mountains was also spectacular. On the down side...More

1  Thank Murt52
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant has a somewhat rustic air with a lovely view over the vineyards and the mountains. The menu is a well-balanced combination of rustic and indulgent offerings from which we chose a 3-course wine pairing lunch. The food was excellent and beautifully presented with...More

Thank Iain47
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We dropped in for lunch and were given a nice corner table with a fantastic view of the vineyards in front of the mountains. Very attentive service, great premises, top-notch food, excellent wine. Will try to go back again if we have time. Highly recommended!

Thank cicignon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food, awesome vineyard views, attentive staff. More vegetarian choices would be good though...

1  Thank kimthys
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

7* cuisine, 7* service, 7* wine, all wrapped up in the ambience of the Constantia wineland - absolutely top drawer.... an always guaranteed evening to remember

1  Thank davee415
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Maressa F
15 April 2017|
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Response from LorenzoMarco | Property representative |
Good day ! Our starters range between R 120 - R 150, Main Course is at around R 210 to R 250 and Desserts at R 95
Leo d
15 June 2016|
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Response from 337Hans_M | Reviewed this property |
Not open in the winter months. I also believe the owner of Buitenverwachting has closed the picnic's forever which is a pity.
13 April 2016|
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Response from Nina V | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they all do have regular A la Carte menus.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Child-friendly
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
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Good day, please change our listing from fine dining to casual fine dining. further more remouve the brunch from our listing
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