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Simon's Restaurant

Groot Constantia Road | Groot Constantia Wine Farm, Constantia 7800, South Africa
+27 21 794 1143
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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CUISINES
International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
Groot Constantia Road | Groot Constantia Wine Farm, Constantia 7800, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a typical wine estate restaurant with great views overlooking the vineyards and mountains and looking onto the old Cape Dutch buildings, so really superb for long lunches in the sun, as we did. Nice menu, good food and very friendly service, albeit a...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our dreamy visit to the oldest wineyard in Cape Town was sealed with lunch at Simon's. The pasta linguine with chicken was heavenly. Not to mention the delicious bottle of Groot Constantia Chardonnay 2017 which was emptied in no time. Staff was amazing too. Will...More

Thank chisomonyi
Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I were in Cape Town for business/vacation so we booked a table and Uber'd out to the estate. We were met by the best hostess and waitstaff and enjoyed a wonderful dinner. The smoked springbok carpaccio was a unique and amazing appetizer,...More

Thank wjf66
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The ambience was beautiful. We had the pasta linguine with chicken, please do your taste buds a favor and have some. It was absolutely lovely. We also had Chardonnay (2017) and it went nicely with the meal. The staff were very polite and engaging. I...More

Thank Happiness728334
Reviewed 1 week ago

A short 20 minute drive will bring you from Cape Town to Constantia and to "Simon's Restaurant". Located at the oldest wine estate of South África, the famous "Groot Constantia Wine Estate", "Simon's Restaurant" offers fine meals and great wines on a lovely terrace, with...More

Thank LuizDutraNeto
Reviewed 1 week ago

I haven't been to Simon's for years but after work last Friday, it was such a lovely spring evening and my partner and I decided to head to Simon's and give it a go. It's a huge restaurant and was unfortunately very empty but everything,...More

Thank MC0068
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place. The service was excellent, particularly our waiter Ross was so attentive, helpful and provided us with great recommendations. He made the experience as a whole pleasant and comfortable. The food, from starters to dessert, was well presented and tasty. Kudos to the kitchen...More

Thank Jared T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A group of us all had a fantastic time at the Wine and Chocolate pairing followed by an outdoor picnic, and the weather and setting was absolutely beautiful. Highly recommended.

Thank Storyteller820020
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great three course set lunch on way to the airport. As we had (a) the car, and (b) a long journey ahead, we didn’t have more than a carafe of wine each but that was enough to realise that the wines are at least as...More

Thank DeconstructedReviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Simons restaurant set in the vineyards of Groot Vonstantia wine farm, is perfect for family lunches. Beautiful spaces for kids to play and scrumptious food for adults and kids. Do not forget to taste the local wine ... yummy.

Thank Waldick F H
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Pap58
29 December 2017|
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Response from Simon C | 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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$18
Meals
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, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 17:00
Monday
11:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 17:00
Thursday
11:00 - 17:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
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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Description
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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