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Simon's Restaurant

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Groot Constantia Road | Groot Constantia Wine Farm, Constantia 7800, South Africa
+27 21 794 1143
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“calamari” (28 reviews)
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International, Contemporary, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Groot Constantia Road | Groot Constantia Wine Farm, Constantia 7800, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here for a snack lunch and discovered they offered a wine tasting at 85 Rand for 5 excellent reds and 50 Rand for 3 whites. We arrived at this beautiful old winery by a stop on the City Sight Seeing Hop on Hop...More

Thank mikesierra
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time. The food was good especiallynthe steak although the pepper sauce was too little fornthe size of steak. The chips were awsome though thevwaitrons are poorly trained. Always missing in action, not topping up drinks and not keeping the meal flowwing....More

Thank GrantH490
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had lunch there midweek when not busy; however, service was extremely slow as almost an hour before our party of four were served. we had two sirloin steaks,chips and salad (very good), and a calamari and chips (am told very tough) and a mussels in...More

Thank James H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently had a family lunch at Simon's Restaurant (something of a family/friends reunion to celebrate a special family birthday). We pre-arranged the function with Dawn, who was most helpful (especially considering that we had not been to the restaurant before). Our party consisted of...More

Thank mel3130
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely light pasta meal after wine tasting. Beautiful setting inside and out. Late afternoon in April it was quiet and the service great. Nice selection of wines not just from the Estate and a good menu. Dog friendly and a perfect end to the afternoons...More

Thank Sandra H
Reviewed 11 April 2018

We visited Simon's for lunch prior to the tour and wine tasting at Groot Constantia. I was expecting something special after reading reviews on this site and in guide books. However we were served chicken which was lukewarm (probably reheated) and ended up with a...More

Thank astonvillan
Reviewed 4 April 2018

A lovely lunch, in a gorgeous location. Menu offered good choice, quality of food excellent and service spot on. Well worth a visit.....

Thank Anna_S123844
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Set in a beautiful vineyard. The food and service was really good! Highly recommended. Came here for a 30th birthday party.

Thank TLo2015
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

This is located on the oldest winery in Constantia. It’s a red bus tourist stop and therefore seems to specialise in meals that are turned out fast. In saying that, the pork belly I ordered was pretty good and my wife’s steak was cooked to...More

Thank MFC31
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Simons individually designed menu combined with superb food, excellent wines and fantastic service made this day very special. Do choose Simons on your next gastronomic outing, whether with a group or just friends and family, You will not be disappointed . Highly recommend for food...More

Thank Carol B
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29 December 2017|
Response from templar2017 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Vanessa. I think I might have been the reviewer who talked about Simon's Restaurant as I had my 70th birthday there on November 04, 2017. Google Simon and you will find their website - I am not allowed to quote it here... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Groot Constantia Road | Groot Constantia Wine Farm, Constantia 7800, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Constantia
  • Phone Number: +27 21 794 1143
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Nestled in the fertile Constantia Valley lies a 300-year old wine estate, Groot Constantia and on it, Simon's restaurant, where we celebrate the riches of the Cape winelands by transforming the freshest ingredients into memorable meals. Revel in the Cape Town summer by dining al fresco on our terrace with panoramic views of the Groot Constantia vineyards. Savour the wines of the valley or enjoy our wide selection of craft beers. As the weather turns, join us inside where we like to light a giant fire on chilly days
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