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The Conservatory

93 Brommersvlei Road | The Cellars-Hohenort, Constantia 7806, South Africa
+27 21 794 2137
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cheese souffle” (15 reviews)
“duck” (12 reviews)
“bobotie” (8 reviews)
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European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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LOCATION
93 Brommersvlei Road | The Cellars-Hohenort, Constantia 7806, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 228 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Warm and welcoming winter meal of the highest quality, lovely ambience and delightful attentive staff

Thank 414suzie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Awesome menu and service. The food was amazing. i would definitely go back again. Don't forget the Continental breakfast, great variety and delicious treat to go with your morning coffee and the view of the garden.

Thank David P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recently I went with a group of 10 to the Conservatory and then again with some friends. At our first visit we did not expect such a beautiful restaurant with a great menu at reasonable prices. That's why we went again and the food was...More

Thank Napanangka
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

It was my first time at The conservatory and to be honest I felt a little let down. Although the food was tasty it was quite what I was expecting. The cheese soufflé was sublime and my hubby enjoyed his calamari starter despite some foreign...More

Thank Megan C
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Lovely high tea (low carb). It was scrumptious and just enough for 2 people. We also ordered scones separately which were fluffy and delicious served with jam, cream and butter. We went quite late in the afternoon about 30 mins before the high tea service...More

Thank Merelou_J
AngieSwail, Manager at The Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Dear Merelou, Thank you so much for sharing your experience. We have since made a few tweeks to our High Tea offering- which is absolutely delicious- so looking forward to your next visit. Kind regards, Angie

Reviewed 13 April 2018

Enjoyed being here, very relaxing atmosphere. Staff are friendly and efficient. The grilled goats cheese and bacon easily beat the calamari which was not very interesting. The bobotie was the best one I have had in a long time. Piping hot and nice level of...More

Thank HudsonS16
AngieSwail, Manager at The Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Dear Hudson, Thank you for sharing your feedback- it is much appreciated. Looking forward to your next visit. Kind regards, Angie

Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Great evening with my wife at the Conservatory. Shaun was our waiter was simply amazing & we had a great time. Food was good, setting just epic & the evening nothing short of special.

Thank Siboniso N
AngieSwail, Manager at The Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Dear Siboniso, Thank you for your feedback. We have shared it with Shaun as well. Kind regards, Angie

Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Excellent food served in an elegant setting. The surrounding gardens are amazing and ver peaceful. Breakfast, lunch and dinner is excellent!!

Thank DemyanCpt
AngieSwail, Manager at The Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Dear DemyanCpt, Thank you for your review. The gardens is indeed amazing- please feel free to visit us anytime for a walk in the gardens. Kind regards, Ange

Reviewed 18 March 2018

We normally avoid having a meal in hotel-restaurants. This one can be recommended without hesitation.

Thank Josef S
AngieSwail, Manager at The Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2018

Dear Josef S, Thank you so much for your feedback. It is much appreciated. Please let me know- should you need any assistance with any future bookings. Kind regards, Angie

Reviewed 13 March 2018

We ate here for all 5 nights, and were not disappointed. Staff very attentive and friendly and we had a lovely Valentines dinner here. The food was delicious. I liked the relaxed atmosphere in this restaurant.

Thank kirbykx
AngieSwail, Manager at The Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2018

Dear Kirbykx, I am really pleased that you enjoyed you time with us- especially the Valentines dinner. I will most certainly share the feedback with the team. All of the best, Angie

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25 - US$40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 93 Brommersvlei Road | The Cellars-Hohenort, Constantia 7806, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Constantia
  • Phone Number: +27 21 794 2137
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Description
The Conservatory, situated adjacent to the historic Cellars-Hohenort cellar, offers diners unparalleled garden vistas from both the sun-drenched terrace and the indoor tables. Carefully constructed around a giant 300-year-old oak tree, The Conservatory is one of Constantia's finest daily breakfast, lunch and dinner venues. Here the head chef creates hotel classics alongside modern and seasonally influenced dishes. The Conservatory menu places a great emphasis on fresh produce from both The Cellars-Hohenort gardens and local green-friendly suppliers, and this gives it the unique ability to showcase a true taste of the Constantia Valley. Friendly service and an award-winning wine list ensure that The Conservatory offers guests and locals an exceptional everyday dining experience.
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