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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 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 yesterday via mobile

What an experience! You have to book months in advance but certainly worth the wait. The attention to detail, venue and food is breathtaking. I lost touch on the number of courses but each one was a work of art from presentation to the complexity...More

Thank Gustaaf W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Simply an amazing dinner from start to finish. Upon arrival you eyes are treated with great visual pleasures, followed shortly by tasty treats washed down with delicious paired drinks. This is before you are taken to your table where a long night of gastronomic pleasures...More

Thank Brad M
Reviewed 17 March 2018

We were 8 friends that did the Grande Degustation with wine pairing. This was culinary art! Every bit as satisfying to eat as what it was to look at. A true celebration of food! Chantel you are doing an amazing job! Can not wait to...More

1  Thank TraveladdictHRSA
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Mosaic Pretoria There are no words! 565963895 Chantal Dartnell - top female chef in the world says it all. Just out of this world. Take in a movie in the old style movie house while sipping a pre-lunch cocktail, indulge in the 3 hour lunch...More

Thank Brenda B
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Our lunch at Mosaic was completely outstanding: visually beautiful, amazing sensations, glorious tastes, delicious wines, courteous, professional service. An absolutely life treat.

1  Thank David G
Reviewed 5 March 2018

The waiters were polite, food was great and the atmosphere is pleasant I would recommend this place to anyone

2  Thank renee196107
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

What can I say about a restaurant whose chef has been ranked as the top female chef IN THE WORLD! The food is always exquisitely prepared and presented and the flavour combinations are just amazing! A measure of their commitment to their diners - I'm...More

2  Thank martinuksa
Reviewed 28 February 2018

This is foody paradise. Chantal, the chef, has recently been voted best female chef in the world and I can see why. There are basically two tasting menus to choose from and you have to choose whether or not you want the pairing wine. My...More

1  Thank Attila V
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

There are not enough superlatives to describe the experience of dining at Mosaic - it is a culinary journey with exquisite attention to detail and amazing wine pairings from across the globe. Outside of the gastronomy, the experience is just as amazing; from the booking...More

1  Thank michellebB9354NE
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Had dinner for my husband’s 50th on a Fri night and stayed over in the Orient. A truly amazing experience, almost beyond words. The staff are super friendly en helpful. They go out of their way to attend to your every need and make you...More

1  Thank 151lieslv
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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

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$55 - US$86
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
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
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
  • E-mail
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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