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Restaurant Mosaic

Francolin Avenue | The Orient Hotel, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
+27 12 371 2902
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  • Average1%
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Francolin Avenue | The Orient Hotel, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We fly from Sydney, Australia to have dinner at the Mosaic. Definitely worth the 14 hour plus trip to have this incredible experience. Just do it!

Thank Diotima_Aus
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Award-winning chef Chantel Dartnall – voted SA’s Chef of the Year is one amazingly profound individual, humble, wise, witty and the perfect Host you could ever come across. She has enhanced South Africa’s status as a gourmet destination on the international culinary map, thanks to...More

Thank DonaldP1210
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Superb atmosphere, outstanding cuisine ( chef was female chef of the world ) Chantal Dartnell. Food &Wine pairing in a wonderful setting. Service excellent.

Thank gerdag243
Reviewed 23 September 2018

There is a turnoff in the bushveld outside Pretoria and suddenly you are in a Moroccan dreamworld of towers, hidden courtyards, beautiful trees, gardens and waterfeatures. Exquisitely carved huge doors and bowls with flowers. The theme continues into the restaurant with tables surrounded by etched...More

1  Thank fishenews
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Had lunch with my daughter as a special treat. An unforgettable experience. From the moment we walked in the door , everything was perfect. The food was out of this world. Thank you Chantel for a memorable afternoon

Thank Rose4105
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Absolutely the best ! Even a second time ! Don’t be fooled by this amazing restaurant it is the best standard ever , perhaps close to a thousand rand a head , but just remember in Europe this could cost ten times more as this...More

Thank hekpoortheksie
Reviewed 5 September 2018

THE GOOD: Excellent service Amazing food Personal touch THE NOT SO GOOD: Not much We went to eat here on our way back to the UK and drove between flights just to eat at here. I can not be even more impressed at the service...More

1  Thank thecheechman
Reviewed 5 September 2018

I never thought I would see the day that I would have a five course dinner where everything was simply perfect. I understand completely why the lovely charming Chantel Dartnall is awarded worlds best woman chef. Chantel is a passionate perfectionist - her cuisine is...More

1  Thank DamianSadie
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

This place is 1st in the country for a reason. Best food I have had, impeccable service. Couldn't recommend more.

1  Thank markuslabuschagne
Reviewed 26 August 2018

This restaurant may be off the beaten path but it is a culinary experience worth the trip! Set in the heart of the North-West province 10 minutes east of Pelindaba on a eco-reserve inside an unbelievably well decorated hotel (The Orient). Restaurant Mosaic boast top...More

1  Thank EvanF390
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$51 - US$79
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, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
19:00 - 20:30
19:00 - 20:30
19:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Francolin Avenue | The Orient Hotel, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Pretoria
  • Phone Number: +27 12 371 2902
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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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