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The Orient Hotel | Elandsfontein, Crocodile River Valley, Gauteng, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
+27 12 371 2903
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  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
The Orient Hotel | Elandsfontein, Crocodile River Valley, Gauteng, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is not a dinner - it is an experience! Every course was a story that showed the love and dedication of Chantel and her team. We enjoyed the Market Degustation menu (5 courses excluding items not on the menu) paired with wine. Take your...More

1  Thank lisakG3778XB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of my best cullinary experiences ever! The chef is world class and the venue an experience of a lifetime. Beautiful gardens surround this extraordinary venue and there is also an art gallery to visit after a sumptious meal. Every plate in front of you...More

1  Thank Chatwm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely the best food in Gauteng, What an experience, every dish wanted to be better than the previous one. Please don't ever let it go away, this is World class.

1  Thank mariarO9339VT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chantel Dartnall and her team have raised the bar to a new level for me and my wife, who celebrated our wedding anniversary at Mosaic recently. The food was a real experience, not just the usual fair dressed up and sold off for more than...More

1  Thank Wicus1972
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow!!! Absolute magnificent and spectacular experience! The imagination and detail in every single dish was just out of this world! On both occasions we were astounded by the impeccable, stunning and great tasting food. Here the experience of art, beauty and perfection make every meal...More

2  Thank evettevwyk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Living in Cape Town, we've eagerly been waiting for our next trip to Gauteng in order to book a meal at Mosaic. We booked lunch on the Sunday we would be returning to Cape Town, and if I knew then what I know now, I...More

3  Thank Mari B
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

The food was exceptional and the wine pairings fabulous! We came here to celebrate our anniversary and were made to feel very welcome for this special dinner. Great staff, service and .....oh, did I mention the food!!

1  Thank Jeanne A
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

At mosaic you enter a world that makes you forget everything outside it's walls exists. The food was as delicious as it was beautiful! On arrival you can enjoy a glass of wine or bubbly while admiring the exquisite collection of artworks all around or...More

1  Thank Johanni26
Reviewed 3 October 2017

A long awaited trip coincided with a Mullineaux wine tasting event. It was a privilege to experience the masterful work of two ladies who are making South Africa's name big on the international scene. The wine tasting was conducted in a very professional manner in...More

1  Thank Carl_yellowfever
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This jewel of a restaurant is hard to describe, arty, opulent, warm, friendly - definitely unique. You can spend hours just wondering around in the beautiful gardens with water features and welcoming benches everywhere. The staff were amazing and chef Chantal prepares the unique dishes...More

2  Thank LeoniS S
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Desre B
11 November 2017|
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Response from JannemanPot | Reviewed this property |
Smart casual/semi formal
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Response from Graeme S | Reviewed this property |
That's the start time. Depending on your menu choice, the meal will be 2 to 4 hours. Check their website for prices
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$53 - US$83
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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
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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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