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Mosaic Restaurant

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The Orient Hotel | Elandsfontein, Crocodile River Valley, Gauteng, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
+27 12 371 2903
Wed 19:00 - 20:30
Fri - Sat 19:00 - 20:30
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

There are truly no words to describe the experience. Mosaic (and the orient ) is a little piece of heaven We celebrated our twentieth wedding anniversary - and our meal was truly the best and most creative meal we have ever had. Chantel and Mari are kind, talented and beautiful women who treated us like royalty. We will be back... More 

Thank nicci h
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The attention to detail at Mosaic is astounding. Worth the travel. The goose liver pate was amazing. What a great place. You will not be dissapointec.

1 Thank Albertonvernon
Randburg, South Africa
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120 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our second visit to the restaurant Mosaic and the food is just as amazing as the first time. We went for lunch and I still believe this is the best option unless you're a night owl - we arrived at 12 noon, had pre-drinks in the foyer and a quick tour of the wine cellar with Germaine (the... More 

1 Thank Linda K
2 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were once again blown away by the amazing new menu Chef Chantel Dartnall has just launched. The service was superb. The wine pairing absolutely out of this world. Thank you to Mari; Chantel; Germain; Moses; Surprise; Millicent and Sophie for making our lunch so special. We can't wait to return.

1 Thank TandiRosenbrock
Dublin, Ireland
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42 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'd rather skip all mediocre restaurants and keep my money for here. It never, ever disappointments and caters for all needs. I took lots of photos. Its not just the food, the decor, the private 1930s cinema, art and the gallery, game walk and then back to the the food. It is drama and showy and everything one cannot make... More 

2 Thank laylapretoria
Pretoria ,SouthAfrica
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From firstly entering our room with the four-poster king-size bed in my view and the rugs( I think Gabbeh or Baluch) leading to the supersized bathroom displaying the luxury snow-white towels I knew this was the place for me. After relaxing and taking a heavenly shower we made our way to the dining room with our guests. The service and... More 

2 Thank Bunnyhuggers
Johannesburg, South Africa
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My husband and I celebrated our 25th anniversary at Mosaic and also slept over at the Orient hotel 4 April 2017. For us the best dining experience and service ever (dinner and breakfast). Not only did chef Chantel Dartnall took our breath away with her exquisite beauty, kindness and humbleness, but so did her food. The entire experience awakened beautiful... More 

2 Thank Ester V
Benoni, South Africa
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62 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

There aren't many restaurants that you can visit 5 times and continue to be amazed at the whole dining experience. The staff are absolutely amazing! The setting and ambiance are stunning! But the food... Well Chantel and her team are something very special. The dishes that they create make you realise that all the food that you ate before this... More 

2 Thank martinuksa
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Dining at Mosaic is a real experience, fine dining in the most unique setting. It is so refreshing to dine at a restaurant were everyone is on the project. The food was sublime the attention to detail was really impressive and each dish was a work of art. The wine list was one of the most extensive that I have... More 

2 Thank David G
Leeds, United Kingdom
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525 reviews
242 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

I booked here a few months in advance for Sunday lunch. The restaurant had been on my bucket list for a while. The service here is so professional from the friendly responses when I booked, the guy directing you to a parking space, the sommelier welcoming you and offering you a glass of bubbles. The chef, Chantel Dartnall coming around... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$50 - US$78
European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
19:00 - 20:30
19:00 - 20:30
19:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Orient Hotel | Elandsfontein, Crocodile River Valley, Gauteng, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Pretoria
  • Phone Number: +27 12 371 2903
Restaurant Mosaic at The Orient Private Hotel is this country’s finest destination restaurant and private hotel. Award-winning South African Chef Chantel Dartnall is known for presenting the art of nature on her plates through her botanical cuisine to take you on a culinary tour of pure indulgence. Bask in the sophisticated atmosphere of exotic spaces; an Oriental style oasis set in lush and tranquil 280h of the Francolin Conservancy. The Mosaic cellar is unparalleled in this country with some of the most exceptional and rare wines from both South Africa and internationally.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?