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La Colombe

Constantia Main Rd | Silvermist Wine Estate, Constantia 7806, South Africa
+27 21 794 2390
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good10%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (164 reviews)
“scallops” (54 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (65 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

This restaurant has certainly earned it's place on the global rankings. The food is wonderful, the views are splendid and the service is taken to another level. The staff were concerned that my insulin-dependent diabetes was taken into account (and here I note that sugar...More

Thank Lesley H
Reviewed 2 days ago

I fear this is the wave of the future, which means my experience will not resonate with some readers on this forum. On my way home from South Africa I read a review of a restaurant in Los Angeles that also deviates away from the...More

Thank MaineEXPTraveler
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was an amazing lunch. Great views, amazing service, great food. Only complaints were that it was so hot, no AC was turned on and there was no a la carte option for people wanting to not eat a 5 or 9 course lunch. It...More

Thank Mnnair
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This restuarant in Capetown is a delight - fine dining at a good price. The courses were in just the right proportions and full of flavours. Service was attentive and not intrusive. Midway through the meal we were entertained in the Enchanted Room! A fairy...More

Thank reisling
Reviewed 1 week ago

it is difficult to describe the multitude of experiences we had at this restaurant. It was like going to the Theatre and knowing you have seen a star. We had the full tasting menu with wine pairings. The food was out of this world from...More

Thank PowerLeonard
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is definitely one of my best food experiences ever. Molecular and deconstructed cuisine meets traditionnel fare. We took the wine pairing menu.Some excellent pairings. Atmosphere is laid back and contrasts to the snobbish European restaurants. Won't go into detail because you really must live...More

Thank angelo65Geneva
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the moment we arrived and were given an hors d’oeuvres by the receptionist through to the taste test which was the 8th or 9th course, we had a very special meal and occasion. Each course was varied and well put together, the meal was...More

Thank Lee G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten at some of the finest restaurants in NYC, San Fran, London, Las Vegas, etc. La Colombe has to be in the top 3 without a doubt. The atmosphere is serene without being stuffy, the staff are exceptionally knowledgable, Our wait person Melissa...More

Thank Mingus33
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Super delicious, each bite is perfectly prepared. The place draws a higher end crowd, so you might want to dress nicely before you go. The service is impeccable and each bit of food is yummy. The price reflects the quality, but a foodie will think...More

Thank Dana S
Reviewed 1 week ago

after two excellent experiences in 2013 and 2015 we came back for the third and very last time! Too many different flavours in the dishes make it just impossible to enjoy them. Moreover it took three hours for the menu with a stupid stop in...More

Thank Jean-Pierre B
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Questions & Answers
26 October 2017|
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Response from Heather C | Reviewed this property |
The standard of service there is so good that I have no doubt that they would cater for gluten free diets. Can I suggest that you contact them directly?
Sophie A
10 January 2017|
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Response from TroyConstandakis | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hi there. We currently offer a choice between a full tasting menu or a reduced tasting menu. Please refer to our website for the options and pricing. Thank you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
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6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
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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