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Buitenverwachting Restaurant

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26 Klein Constantia Road | Constantia, Constantia 7806, South Africa
+27 21 794 3522
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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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 1 week ago

Definitely a restaurant to keep for a special celebration, as the whole experience is something to savour. It is also pricey, but as quality oozes out with every mouthful, it is worth it. First of all the location is stunning, on the slopes of the...More

Thank Brian R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stunning venue and an amazing menu! The chef is really amazing and so is the service! Recently been re vamped and looks amazing!!

Thank Etienne G
Reviewed 1 week ago

On e again the staff in all sections were amazing. Congratualtions to the smooth running of this team. We had a lovely lunch, all 7 of us were extremely happy with our choices and the delivered dishes. The bread was amazing! A HUGE improvement. Delicious....More

Thank HudsonS16
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While searching for a dinner venue between Hout Bay and the international airport, I stumbled upon this gem of a place. The restaurant staff were most welcoming, and even helped me store away my luggage the moment I arrive before directing me to my table....More

Thank xeidre
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely location, friendly if slightly over attentive staff. Excellent menu, good wine list, nice peaceful setting, restaurant was not over busy therefore good conversation could be had.

Thank Ashburnian
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Buitenverwachting again and were not disappointed! Always relaxed and the food is always amazing. We had the beef fillet and the lamb and both meals were excellent. Would highly recommend.

Thank Wayne-Tokai
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love this place! We had an exceptional lunch here with friends, it was a real treat. The food is incredible and beautifully presented, the staff were so helpful and friendly and were particularly accommodating with our coeliac friend, nothing was too much trouble. I...More

Thank DorsetTruffle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited this restaurant last year and on our return to Capetown, we did so again. The food was amazing and Joshua looked after us really well. He was efficient and very friendly, knowledgeable and polite. We booked a table in the conservatory, but did...More

Thank barrietrayhurn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this stunning vineyard/restaurant on recommendation from a friend - it certainly didn’t disappoint! The setting and decor of the restaurant is beautiful. The quality of the food was excellent and the staff were wonderful. You must go there!!

Thank perlapoo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We dined at this rather lovely restaurant after visiting the winery and vineyard. This restaurant is situated in one of Buitenverwachting's beautiful and original thatch buildings and forms part of the wonderful complex of the wine estate. This restaurant is in a stunning location with...More

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Clare B
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Response from evertverhagen | Reviewed this property |
Nope. They do not allow this
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Maressa F
15 April 2017|
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Response from LorenzoMarco | Property representative |
Good day ! Our starters range between R 120 - R 150, Main Course is at around R 210 to R 250 and Desserts at R 95
Leo d
14 June 2016|
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Response from 337Hans_M | Reviewed this property |
Not open in the winter months. I also believe the owner of Buitenverwachting has closed the picnic's forever which is a pity.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, 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
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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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