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Constantia Nek Restaurant

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1 Hout Bay Road, Constantia 8001, South Africa
+27 21 794 5132
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Cape Town, South Africa
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had a delightful evening .They have done a great job setting up this new restaurant.The online booking system is good. The revamped venue is excellent with a light airy interior looking out over glorious views of the Constantia winelands down to the sweeping coast of False Bay. The food and service was excellent.My only small suggestion... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had lunch here during the holidays. After repeated requests for menus, water, glasses and to place our order, we waited for an hour for the food to arrive. When it did, it was very tasty. However, we didn't think it was worth the wait. If you go, set aside plenty of time.

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Thank ericav326
Cape Town
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69 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was excited to see the refurbished old Constantia Nek Restaurant and found my first experience less than ideal. An idyllic setting with exquisite views of the vineyards, but service not quite up to the high season hoards, and menu at La Parada somewhat limited, harrowed staff and rigid chefs too busy to consider slight deviations.

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Thank nealandjenns
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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118 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Recently revamped we popped in for a drink, average pricing and food going past looked good, some of the old character has been retained which is great, a fair selection of draught too for beer lovers

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Thank David M
Cape Town
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took my aged mother-in-law to lunch at this famed fish restaurant and enjoyed the attentive and knowledgeable staff. The lack of soft furnishings means that, when full, the restaurant is noisy.

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Thank Peter W
Cape Town, South Africa
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great restaurant if you don't want to hear yourself talk - acoustically bad as hollow hall and unfinished ceiling - drapes & ceiling will silence loud noises.

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Thank lens994
hout bay
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179 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

We have been twice to the Constantia Neck restaurant in the last week. The setting is stunning, the food is interesting and the waiters are well trained. It's not cheap but worth it. Our gripe is the noise, it is impossible to have a decent conversation.Please do something about before we come the next time.

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Thank hanns b
Warrington
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58 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

Staff seemed uninterested as I was not going to be a big spender. Had they been more friendly I might well have called back for lunch etc

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Singapore River, Singapore
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77 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

My wife and I had just come off the mountain after hiking across table mountain from the cable car and we are parched and ready for a cold beer or two. I guess we were a bit untidy after our 6 hour sweaty ordeal and that was the reason we got a few funny looks. We visited on a Sunday... More 

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Thank Ken M
London, United Kingdom
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128 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

Having beautiful memories of this listed establishment dating back to my younger years when I lived in Cape Town, it was with keen interest and anticipation that I decided to re-visit this lovely venue during my recent visit to Cape Town. The location at the top of Constantia Nek, as well as the scenic drive to, wherever you are approaching... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
International
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Hout Bay Road, Constantia 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Constantia
  • Phone Number: +27 21 794 5132

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?