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Fine dining in the heart of the winlelands with spectacular views over False bay . Lunch Monday to sunday 12 to 2 pm . Dinner monday to saturday 7 pm to 9 pm
PRICE RANGE
US$24 - US$71
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Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
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International, Contemporary
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Delivery, Reservations
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Reviewed 16 December 2020

What a destination to lose in the culinary world here in the winelands. So many warm memories of wining and dining with Greg and his team. We look forward to seeing you 'pop up' somewhere some time Greg.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 21 November 2020 via mobile

What used to be an excellent restaurant, has gone backwards. You start wya three or four course meal, with or without wine pairing. The starter is set, choice of two mains, fish or fillet and choice of two deserts. One of the mains was fillet...More

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed 8 October 2020

There are few experiences in life as satisfying as sitting down to an fine dining experience which have been raved about by the culinary industry. This was one of them! From the interaction/engagement with the booking, to the last goodbye out the door - it...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 30 September 2020

We so loved our previous lunches here that this was our first reservation of our holiday. We opted for the latest possible time to be allowed to enjoy the 7 course menu, however an officious member of staff told us we were seated - by...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 16 March 2020 via mobile

Superb setting with views over False Bay and the mountains. A Full moon must. Modern architecture. Excellent food and staff. Overall a delightful experience.

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed 9 March 2020

Dinner for four of us, the tasting menu but not with the wine pairing. We simply ordered our own glasses of wine which meant everyone had what they wanted. The food and service could not be faulted and was made more pleasurable by the chiefs...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 27 February 2020 via mobile

Went there with a group of 15 people. We did the four courses. We had an amazing experience there! The food is one of the finest in the area, very special, lots of flavors and excellent service. We will be back for sure! I totally...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 26 February 2020

As we were at the restaurant a year ago and enjoyed it than, this time we were very disappointed. It is very expensive, considering the prices in S.A. Every dish of the tasting menu was served by somebody else, and they all had difficulty to...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 16 February 2020 via mobile

While the tasting menu is certainly creative, some dishes like the poached chicken are over-engineered. Too heavy, too much. Unfortunately, the wines are limited to Waterkloof's own, which are of medium quality. But a fabulous scenic view from the restaurant, and very friendly service.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 14 February 2020

From Cape Town on the N2 or the more interesting route on the R 310 from Muizenberg in about 1 hour drive you drive through a secured gate up the mountain through a vineyard The imposing steel & concrete structure is on a ledge with...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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  • The Restaurant at Waterkloof is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4.5