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La Colombe

Constantia Main Rd | Silvermist Wine Estate, Constantia 7806, South Africa
+27 21 794 2390
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (185 reviews)
“scallops” (57 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (63 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Constantia Main Rd | Silvermist Wine Estate, Constantia 7806, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday

La Colombe is one of the most highly rated restaurants in Africa, and is well known internationally for the quality and innovative style of its food, so I was expecting to be impressed, but also worried that its reputation might be bigger than reality -...More

Thank jennydee2018
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The boys had the full degustation, girls the reduced (which was no issue with the restaurant), with the adults having matching wine. Staff attentive, knowledgeable and very friendly, and the food from start to end was amazing, with unusual combinations and a few gimmicks which...More

Thank Daniel W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My husband and I had dinner at La Colombe and enjoyed the tasting menu. When we arrived at security they had no record of our reservation (even we had pre paid a deposit ), thankfully they had the reservation at the restaurant. Once we then...More

Thank Breda G
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This place is a MUST if you’re in the cape! Make sure to make a reservation well in advanced and go with the wine pairing. They’ve done an amazing job with the pairing so I highly recommend it. We went for the reduced menu with...More

Thank tiffanyng
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the tasting menu and was blown away. Each of us could choose from a few amazing options for each course. Flavors and textures just exploded with each bite. I was almost wanting to lick the bowls clean it was that good. I cannot...More

1  Thank Cornelius J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely ambience, well trained staff and of course cuisine for a king. This is where you go when you want to experience fine dining at its best Dress up nicely, Order the bubbly, save up, eat to savor with your eyes and pallet. It deserves...More

1  Thank Leo111213
Reviewed 1 week ago

While visiting Constantia, if you can snag a table, this restaurant is a must for foodies. Each dish had impeccable balance, flavor, refinement and creativity. No wonder this restaurant is on many "top" lists and recognized globally. The highlight of the meal, aside from the...More

Thank LucyLooHoo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been itching to visit La Colombe for quite some time now, and being Cape Townian of course it was always being brought up in conversation. Finally the occasion arose, and it was well worth the wait! The hostess is lovely and a friendly...More

2  Thank JanineLiane
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've eaten in a lot of places but this was by dar the best food ever, I would (without a doubt) come back any time.

Thank Freedom N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A group of us rode the Argus this year and decided to splash out on a meal for the experience in dining in one of the world's best restaurants. What an enjoyable experience! We were treated like Kings and still rave about the service and...More

1  Thank Warwick W
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Response from etoro123 | Reviewed this property |
They cater for everyone. They will make it gluten free for you. I have seen it before. It is the ultimate place so u will leave happy
12 October 2017|
Response from etoro123 | Reviewed this property |
The best is to call the restaurant as they are currently under renovations soon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, View, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Constantia Main Rd | Silvermist Wine Estate, Constantia 7806, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Constantia
  • Phone Number: +27 21 794 2390
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La Colombe, one of Cape Town's most well-loved and awarded restaurants. Contemporary French-meets-Asian fine dining.
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