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Greenhouse Restaurant

The Cellars-Hohenort Hotel | 93 Brommersvlei Road, Constantia 7800, South Africa
+27 21 795 6226
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (75 reviews)
“bread” (16 reviews)
“cheesecake” (7 reviews)
Closes in 5 min
12:00 - 14:30 Hours
Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
The Cellars-Hohenort Hotel | 93 Brommersvlei Road, Constantia 7800, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Truly amazed and wish We could eat every dish once again. We had a truly memorable lunch at the greenhouse and want to thank Simba, Lesly and Co for being such great hosts. The service was perfect from entering to leaving the restaurant. And the...More

Thank Schnapphuhn
Reviewed 23 January 2018

This is a 'must do' for the foodies amongst us. Hard to fault the tasting menu which was fab. The service is welcoming and knowledgeable with everyone justifiably proud of the dishes on offer. Sadly the food experience is a little let down by the...More

Thank NK74691
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Lots of people rave about this restuarant but we like our food served no matter how uniquely prepared in a timely fashion. How fast should you expect a 10 coarse meal to be served? We didn’t expect to get tastes of food every 20 to...More

Thank 47suetravels
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

We went with a friend and simply lived every single course of the 7 (lunch time menu). They did an awesome job of adjusting the menu for my food allergies and we left feeling amazing. Each course is a delicate balance of flavours. The presentation...More

Thank Louisa W
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

This was certainly a fine dining experience at the Greenhouse. The chef was celebrating his 10 year anniversary and we could only choose the 10 course option menu, which sounded amazing. The tastes were refined, but for the majority not mind blowing. We went for...More

Thank Mairoula_d
Reviewed 10 January 2018

A tasting menue of 10 courses, each of them highly sophisticated compositions of flavours. For me, the highlights were the prawns and tuna combined in a fresh, light fish course, and among the desserts, the cheesecake and pineapple ice cream. A burst of flavours -...More

Thank Berlon2014
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

There was a big build up to this dinner as we booked a year ago after we missed out last time we stayed in the hotel. And overall a great experience. Food was carefully and lovingly curated, seasoned perfectly for us and they catered to...More

Thank SandSSydney
Reviewed 7 January 2018

The 10 course menu is imaginative, full of subtle flavours and very satisfying. The service was excellent, the waiters knowledge of food and wine made it a great experience. One of the best tasting menus we ever had!

Thank HenrydT
Reviewed 3 January 2018

We were very pleasantly surprised by the meal at Greenhouse. Arriving early, we took a walk around the gardens and had a drink at their bar. The opener was strong an homage to chawan mushi that was silky, smoky but also subtle. The rest of...More

Thank SwimBikeRunGirl
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Everyone likes pretty food, but when you spend more time staring at your food, taking photos of it and figuring out what it is than tasting it...it feels like it's just wrong. And when you do taste it, you get one mouthful...what's the point? Food...More

Thank Mary Ann K
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Ju D
13 March 2018|
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Response from Peter T | Property representative |
Hi MoorHouse We have a 9 course tasting menu for dinner with a 5 course winter menu coming in from May to September. Then for lunch we have a 4 course a la carte as well as a 6 course reduced tasting menu. Hope this... More
20 January 2016|
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Response from ZurichKashew | Reviewed this property |
I'd say smart casual- - no one wore a tie.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Cellars-Hohenort Hotel | 93 Brommersvlei Road, Constantia 7800, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Constantia
  • Phone Number: +27 21 795 6226
  • E-mail
A state of the art dining room and cutting-edge kitchen sets the scene at Greenhouse, where produce of the Constantia Valley and the region are presented as culinary creations in an intimate taste space. Here guests are invited on a multi-sensory journey of distinctly South African flavours and hospitality, as they savour and indulge in the delectable creations of Peter Tempelhoff and his team. Greenhouse stretches the boundaries of traditional South African cuisine, brings conceptual creations from the garden, veld and sea to the plate and shares local stories and culinary insights through the dining experience. Expect the unexpected... Greenhouse is where meals translate to memories.
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