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Buitenverwachting Restaurant

26 Klein Constantia Road | Constantia, Constantia 7806, South Africa
+27 21 794 3522
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“soups” (8 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (31 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
26 Klein Constantia Road | Constantia, Constantia 7806, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We ate at the restaurant last night. The food was incredible - especially the smoked tuna starter!! Diego the restaurant manager was so passionate about the farms history and took time to talk us through our wines and the food. If you have time, go...More

1  Thank TeddyAlmond91
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recently had the pleasure of eating dinner at Buitenverwachting and it lived up to its name. Exceptional food, careful and relaxed service in a lovely atmosphere with a view to die for. Superb. We will return.

1  Thank PhilipB1577
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice restaurant in a great setting. The service was good although we had to keep asking for ice cubes. Food was very good and nicely presented.

Thank Loryn D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food, wine and service all wonderful. Thank you 😊 you were recommended and it didn’t disappoint 👨‍🍳🍷

1  Thank alexs875
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If a name could ever define the meaning of an experience/property, this very experience does exactly that!!! From the moment you leave the hustle & bustle of your very own life, to going back to just that.............. This fine restaurant delivers on every front as...More

1  Thank Nova_Constantia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Birthday meal at the restaurant was just absolute class. Everything from the service to the food was just amazing. Ordered 3 courses from their modern, more 'fine dining' type menu. Quail cooked 4 ways to start, springbok for main & their chocolate delight for dessert...More

Thank Josh C
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Absolutely delicious food with first class service in a most delightful setting. In Europe and Australia this restaurant would receive the highest accolades.

Thank HgrVaruna
Reviewed 7 September 2018

This restaurant is situated in the Constantia Valley amongst the winelands. It makes a perfect lunch on an al fresco patio or inside but the outside is beautiful on a summer's day. There is a wide range of meat to fish and chicken but I...More

Thank 42markbriggs
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Buitenverwachting has become a firm favourite on our annual visit from UK. This time we were bringing four friends with us as we wanted to share one of our "must visits" with them. We were not disappointed. The location is just wonderful; I had tried...More

Thank akay07
Reviewed 4 September 2018

We chose Buitenverwachting Restaurant to celebrate our daughter's 40th Birthday with 30 of her friends and family. Organisation was faultless - Thank you Yolande. Food was exceptional as was the service from Donovan and his team. Great atmosphere too.

Thank aldegrond
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16 May 2018|
Response from Edgar70 | Property representative |
Good day, 19:30. Please Email your reservation request to the restaurant as we are not taking bookings via tripadvisor. Kind regards, Buitenverwachting Team
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Klein Constantia Road | Constantia, Constantia 7806, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Constantia
  • Phone Number: +27 21 794 3522
  • E-mail
Buitenverwachting offers a elegantly casual dining experience, with design and menu reflecting the authentic character of the wine estate. A new wine library was established for pre-dinner drinks and tasting experience of rare and vintage wines.
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