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Silvermist Wine Estate,, Constantia, South Africa
12:30 - 14:00
18:30 - 20:30
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Sat 12:30 - 14:00
18:30 - 20:30
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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167 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We came here on the recommendation of a friend who used to share a house with Scott when he was in the UK. We were not disappointed. The approach through the estate is eye opening - like Beverley Hills but with taste!! Location is therefore amazing. The 4 of us went for 5 courses which was perfect for us at... More 

Thank John S
Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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91 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

As you approach the La Colombe up the dark, steep and winding drive you know you are heading for somewhere a little special, and we weren't disappointed. We selected the tasting reduced menu of 7 courses which each course was presented, explained and delivered in a performance which simply added to the food and ambiance. The staff where excellent my... More 

Thank Baggie210
Cape Town, South Africa
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57 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Was pleased to secure a reservation for a business lunch. This being my second visit, I was no less amazed by the presentation and flavours. Service utmost professional and good selection of wines. Unfortunately, they need to learn how to make a simple Americano or find a different brand/blend. All in all a magnificent lunch treat (we had the 4... More 

Thank HumptyDumptie4321
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Creative and delicious - just beware, a full 14 dishes will last 3.5 hours. Recommend to go for dinner around sunset to appreciate the views. Booking required with deposit.

Thank Michael J
London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It is amazing. We often search out Michelin star restaurants and this was hands down the best place I have ever been to. Fantastic local wine, good menu options and fantastic views. Great service too. You will never regret this.

Thank xBiancax13
Granada, Spain
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204 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I think all the superlatives written about this place have been used. Suffice to say it was a very enjoyable memorable gourmet joy to be lucky enough to dine here. It is not number 20 on Trip Advisers worlds best restaurant for nothing. Our party opted for the full tasting menu and it was not only innovative and creative, offering... More 

Thank david w
Bristol, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We had the full tasting menu but chose our own wines. Each course was superb and memorable. Our waiter helped us to choose our wines by providing us with a small selection of whites and reds to taste. We were also given a taste of each of the dessert wines from the wine pairing menu. When we checked the bill... More 

Thank M L
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68 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Outstanding food, perfect wine pairing and awesome tasting menu all this adds up to a perfect night! Highly recommended; service is also very good.

Thank Pecanfam
Bruges, Belgium
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50 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate for the first time at La Colombe and were very happy with our choice. It was a little difficult to find but when we arrived at the restaurant and were seaten at a table in the verandah with a wonderful view we had a wow feeling. We had lunch so we took the short version of their tasting... More 

Thank Ann V
London, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

La Colombe was perfect. Wonderful food and wine pairings with the menu were outstanding. So many of the dishes were just beautiful. Our server was Fay and she was sweet, personable, funny and helpful. The other staff were great too. And the setting is pretty. Thanks for a wonderful experience. We'll be back.

Thank AG2016

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
French, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:00
18:30 - 20:30
12:30 - 14:00
18:30 - 20:30
12:30 - 14:00
18:30 - 20:30
12:30 - 14:00
18:30 - 20:30
12:30 - 14:00
18:30 - 20:30
12:30 - 14:00
18:30 - 20:30
12:30 - 14:00
18:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Silvermist Wine Estate,, Constantia, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Constantia
  • Phone Number: 27217942390
La Colombe, one of Cape Town's most well-loved and awarded restaurants. Contemporary French-meets-Asian fine dining.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?