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Mosaic Restaurant

The Orient Hotel | Elandsfontein, Crocodile River Valley, Gauteng, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
+27 12 371 2903
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  • Very good4%
  • 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 2 days ago via mobile

Mosaic is one of the world's best fine dining restaurants and definitely the best in the northern parts of South Africa. I was fortunate to visit them for the second time. We had the grand degustation menu which was pretty good. Some of the standard...More

Thank aroundtheworld247365
Reviewed 1 week ago

The ambience was absolutely amazing. We stayed there a few years ago for our 40th Anniversary and had dinner at Mosaic. The food was absolutely delicious every serving put before us was presented with such love and care and presented to us by Chantell Dartnell...More

1  Thank Z1389QIbarbarak
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful buildings, art, attention to details, service, wine, stunning food, drama on a plate - outstanding!

Thank laylapretoria
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The good created by Chef Chantal is amazing. There is a bread trolley with a range of bread and butters to get started. Each course is creatively described and presented. And each tastes amazing. The cheese trolley is astounding and the smart tease with the...More

Thank kadJhb
Reviewed 10 July 2017

It's often a challenge to find a truly special food experience in the greater Joburg area. Mosaic under chef Chantel Dartall is an absolute gem - a fine dining experience second to none. We opted for the Grande Degustation menu, mine paired with wine. Course...More

Thank The_foodie_police
Reviewed 6 July 2017

We went for my birthday and Fathers Day and decided to go ALL OUT: we spent the night and had the 7 course dinner with wine pairing. Just a note for people wanting to spend less you could do a 5 course lunch and have...More

Thank sirensash
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Mosaic never fails to impress, from the sublime food, the biggest wine cellar in Africa, the decor and the staff. As you approach the Orient hotel from the dusty surrounds you get a clue as to the uniqueness you are about to enjoy. A Moroccan...More

Thank 820rosies
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

We diverted our trip from the Cape to the Kruger Park area to stay at the Orient and have dinner at the Mosaic! And it was well worth it! Excellent attention to detail. The service was friendly and efficient. We had the extended tasting menu...More

Thank Johann S
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Exceptional, Marvelous, Exciting!! One of the best restaurants I've dine at in the country. A fine dining and wine lovers dream. Chef Chantel Dartnall comes personally to each table to greet you and explain her amazing dishes. The food is extraordinary and the wine selection...More

1  Thank JannemanPot
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We went to celebrate our wedding anniversary. From the moment we arrived it was spectacular. The total opulence of the restaurant and hotel is breathtaking. The food prepared by Chef Chantel is a master piece. Some of the best, most interesting flavour combinations . I...More

Thank Karien P
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maria b
27 April 2017|
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Response from David G | Reviewed this property |
No very fine dining tasting menu
22 November 2016|
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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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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, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover
Good for
View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
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
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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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