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roots restaurant

Letamo Game Estate | Cradle of Humankind, Krugersdorp 1739, South Africa
+27 11 668 7000
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“tasting menu” (9 reviews)
“six courses” (7 reviews)
“shellfish” (4 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 11:30 PM Hours
European, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Letamo Game Estate | Cradle of Humankind, Krugersdorp 1739, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I would just like to say a massive thank you to Nicki (hotel manager). I booked dinner with wine pairing and a room for the night. I had plans to propose to my lady and I needed some assistance with the last few details. I...More

Thank Ross H
Reviewed May 10, 2018

My wife booked a dinner table for two to celebrate my birthday (7 May). I had heard how great this restaurant was but I am not one to go with the hype. Needless to say the restaurant is that and more. We opted for a...More

Thank nathi-dube
Reviewed May 5, 2018

We were welcomed by friendly people and wine. The food was amazing. The staff were efficient. The restaurant is set in a beautiful place

Thank Debbie d
Reviewed May 1, 2018

My husband and I had visisted Roots Restauarant a few years ago and it had been an exquisite fine dining experience. This led us to choose the same location to celebrate my mother's 60th birthday this past Sunday, but we found the overall experience tainted...More

1  Thank Tans_in_SA
Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

We recently visited the Forum Homini Hotel and decided this time to do the 6 course dinner for Room service. We recieved 2 courses at a time accompanied by the paired wine. The waiters were very effecient and didnt spend to much time in the...More

Thank nadiamitchell27
Reviewed April 23, 2018

Great dinner experience, didn't see time passing by great ambiance and good food, worth trying once in a lifetime experience.

Thank Molebogeng M
Reviewed March 18, 2018

I have been to Roots on several occasions and every time was special but this time we were a bit disappointed with food. It was lunch with a four course tasting menu. Starter was Beetroot with steamed broccoli which was wonderful. Fried duck breast was...More

Thank Zana M
Reviewed March 11, 2018

Excellent service, food, venue and much much more. Dinner at sunset and their Saturday Brunch is the best time to go there. Don't be in a rush and enjoy every moment.

Thank alida_wohlberg
Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I tried the 6 Course Dinner with wine pairing last night and it was fabulous. The staff are extremely welcoming, from the first person we saw to the last, they were friendly, all smiles and very accommodating. The Dinner was great, full...More

Thank Mz_Eagle
Reviewed March 5, 2018

having been to Roots numerous times,i can say without a doubt,the service has stayed top notch and the quality of food has been kept of the highest standards. visiting Roots is an experience. from the time you exit your vehicle,until you leave the premises,you are...More

Thank KonradRontgen
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December 6, 2016|
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Response from AltenHulme | Reviewed this property |
Hi Samantha. Best is to phone them. Their number is 011 668 7000. Enjoy!
November 24, 2016|
Response from selwyn n |
Definitely not
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $40
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Scenic view
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Letamo Game Estate | Cradle of Humankind, Krugersdorp 1739, South Africa (Formerly Forum Homini/ Roots)
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Krugersdorp
  • Phone Number: +27 11 668 7000
  • E-mail
Roots restaurant at Forum Homini Hotel is a destination for fine dining. Our creative team, produces delectable food from light and simple ingredients with exciting combinations in every dish. The daily degustation menus are individually paired with optional course matched wine teasers. Sharing delicious food and wine at your leisure with views over the lake and veld, is one of the most delightful things to do in Gauteng. Open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Monthly wine tastings are popular events. Luxury accommodation, meeting & special occasion facilities also available.
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