Discover Five of South Africa’s best Restaurants

Are you visiting South Africa or a certain part of it for the very first time and don’t know where to go for a world class meal? Well, you’re in luck, as Discover South Africa has come up with five of South Africa’s must-eat-at restaurants just for you. We’ve picked these restaurants because of their quality service, authentic aesthetic designs and, most importantly, mouth-watering menus.

La Colombe – Cape Town

What’s it about?

A well-established and multi-award winning restaurant in Cape Town, with one of South Africa’s leading chefs, Scot Kirton taking you on journey filled with cuisine that can only be described as decadent.

What’s the mood like?

The interior aesthetics are a classic mix of subtle tones and fabrics and are backed by a garden oasis that is as stimulating as the menu.

Menu

The menu is an amazing mix of French cuisine and oriental cooking techniques.

For more information or restaurant reservations, please click here.

 

The Tasting Room – Franschhoek

What’s it about?

Situated in the food and wine capital of the country, Franschhoek, and led by award-winning chef Margot Janse, the Tasting Room is in a class of its own with menus so appetizing and tempting that you’ll savour every meal like it’s your last.

What’s the mood like?

Spellbinding to say the least; the setting amplifies the menus on offer with a rich blend of colours, designs and plush fabrics.

Menu

Stimulated by the spirit of Africa and brought to life by Margot Janse’s renowned cooking techniques.

For more information or restaurant reservations, please click here.

 

DW Eleven-13 – Johannesburg

What’s it about?

Located in Johannesburg, DW Eleven-13 is a revolutionary restaurant led by a well-rounded food making magician, Chef Mathinus Ferreira.

What’s the mood like?

The feel of the restaurant emphasises modern-day aesthetics which are both top notch and relaxed.

Menu

Dishes are constantly evolving and inspired by international dishes, as well as Chef Maninus Ferreira’s gastronomic ingenuity.

For more information or restaurant reservations, please click here.

 

Roma’s Revolving Restaurant – Durban

What’s it about?

Africa’s only revolving restaurant and the fourth of its kind in the world, Roma’s Revolving Restaurant is a must for those who love to enjoy appetising dishes while staring at a panoramic view of Durban.

What’s the mood like?

The environment is classically Italian and is as alluring as it is romantic.

Menu

Like the setting, the menu takes on an Italian tradition with offerings including sensualist sea food.

For more information or restaurant reservations, please click here.

 

Casparus – Stellenbosch

What’s it about?

Art and gastronomy dance in symphonised harmony at Casparus, which is located in Stellenbosch and owned by chef Etiene Bonthuys.

What’s the mood like?

Think art gallery combined with a laid back restaurant and you’ll have an idea. Designed by Stijdom van de Merwe, Casparus is a food and art lover’s heaven.

Menus

Where the art stimulates your visual senses, the food excites your taste buds with an amazing selection of wines also available.

For more information or restaurant reservations, please click here.

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