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Greenhouse

The Cellars-Hohenort Hotel | 93 Brommersvlei Road, Constantia 7800, South Africa
+27 21 795 6226
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Overview
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (70 reviews)
“abalone” (5 reviews)
“pretzels” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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The Cellars-Hohenort Hotel | 93 Brommersvlei Road, Constantia 7800, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Just a short comment: this place is almost beyond description. The place itself is located in a beautiful Wine Country Style building. We were 6 friends and took the only menu which was offered. 11 courses wow, the way they were cooler and presented is...More

Thank eivissa99
Reviewed 4 days ago

It is billed a "The Greenhouse Experience" and it is all of that, it is a journey of imagination, skill and tachnique. Each course is a narrative of what and why the dish is designed and the accompanying wines were elegantly described by the lady...More

Thank manofekent
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

...the sommelier! I don't think I've ever experienced a more ingenuis pairing of food and wine (respectively beer) in my life. And this on top of a well-thought, expertly carried-out, beautiful and tasty menue. I have, quite frankly, been blown off my socks. What a...More

Thank NaddyNad
Reviewed 1 week ago

A must do, set back away from the maddening crowds of the Cape. when in Cape Town book a table, linger a while and savour the wonderful tastes, atmosphere and outstanding service at Cellars Greenhouse.... Breakfast, Lunch, HighTea, all fabulous....

Thank Mairead9
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate at The Greenhouse on one of the evenings that we were staying at The Cellars hotel. It has to be said that it was the best tasting menu that we have ever experienced. It surpasses meals that have been eaten at Gordon Ramsey,...More

Thank BigdSuffolk
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the BEST degustation and paired wine course we have ever had. It truly was sensational. Sometimes when you are served up 10 courses there is usually one or two or three that let you down or were not quite right. Here we enjoyed...More

Thank Sompinspesh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great overall including formal, yet not stuffy service which was very friendly. Knowledgable Sommelier, with quality wines, as well as good quality cheaper options. may appear an expensive meal for Cape Town but for the number of courses, not so. Excellent quality aof ingredients with...More

Thank CFCBENJI
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was privileged to spend an AMAZING day with Chef Ashley and his team in the Greenhouse kitchen being a "Chef-for-a-day". Having contemplated being a Chef as a career choice many years ago, this experience was definitely a highlight for me and something that I...More

Thank stranger_and_pilgrim
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Its always a treat if you visit to Greenhouse. Nice ambiance, amazing plates and food, great staff. It costs a lot bit worth every Rand. You are pampered from start to finish. 11 courses long. 11 courses is a lot. I would prefer 4 or...More

Thank Marc S
Dustin_Blencowe, Manager at Greenhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Marc S Thank you for your review of Greenhouse and for your kind words about the recent experience that you had with us. We appreciate the feedback. I look forward to welcoming you back soon! Warm regards, Dustin

Reviewed 29 August 2017

Now that we have been for lunch, the next logical step is dinner and the full menu. The food, the presentation and the wine were all aligned with the most lovely venue. The service was attentive and well above average and there is no long...More

Thank RicotheGreat
Sannet O O, Manager at Greenhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2017

Dear Rico We are happy that you had a enjoyable lunch and look forward to you joining us for dinner soon.

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I'd say smart casual- - no one wore a tie.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Cellars-Hohenort Hotel | 93 Brommersvlei Road, Constantia 7800, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Constantia
  • Phone Number: +27 21 795 6226
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Description
A state of the art dining room and cutting-edge kitchen sets the scene at Greenhouse, where produce of the Constantia Valley and the region are presented as culinary creations in an intimate taste space. Here guests are invited on a multi-sensory journey of distinctly South African flavours and hospitality, as they savour and indulge in the delectable creations of Peter Tempelhoff and his team. Greenhouse stretches the boundaries of traditional South African cuisine, brings conceptual creations from the garden, veld and sea to the plate and shares local stories and culinary insights through the dining experience. Expect the unexpected... Greenhouse is where meals translate to memories.
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