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Restaurant Mosaic

Francolin Avenue | The Orient Hotel, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
+27 12 371 2902
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  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Francolin Avenue | The Orient Hotel, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Chantal and her team conjures up magic in their little kitchen! You have to experience it to understand what true world class fine ding entails. The location and decor transports you to another world. The cutlery and crockery, the service, the wine pairing (Try both...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank antonl1201
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mari, the hotel owner brought us the menu and gave us an overview of the options which consisted of 3 main menus - vegetarian, regular and grand. We chose the Grand Degustation which was an 8 course meal accompanied by the Connoisseur Collection of wines...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Kim G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took my sister for her birthday. This restaurant did not disappoint. Every course was more delectable than the one before and the chef explaining everything made it more personal. Definitely worth the drive.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Rebecca G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the most incredible gastronomic experience at Restaurant Mosaic. This was a very special occasion for close family and a few friends and we could not possibly have asked for a more special Sunday dinner. Mosaic at the Orient is a truly exceptional restaurant...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Rob H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had one of our most memorable and delicious meals ever at Mosaic. We came for lunch and due to the fact that we needed to catch a flight that evening back to the UK, we unfortunately only had time for the market degustation menu....More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Hannah75
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We fly from Sydney, Australia to have dinner at the Mosaic. Definitely worth the 14 hour plus trip to have this incredible experience. Just do it!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Diotima_Aus
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Award-winning chef Chantel Dartnall – voted SA’s Chef of the Year is one amazingly profound individual, humble, wise, witty and the perfect Host you could ever come across. She has enhanced South Africa’s status as a gourmet destination on the international culinary map, thanks to...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank DonaldP1210
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Superb atmosphere, outstanding cuisine ( chef was female chef of the world ) Chantal Dartnell. Food &Wine pairing in a wonderful setting. Service excellent.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank gerdag243
Reviewed September 23, 2018

There is a turnoff in the bushveld outside Pretoria and suddenly you are in a Moroccan dreamworld of towers, hidden courtyards, beautiful trees, gardens and waterfeatures. Exquisitely carved huge doors and bowls with flowers. The theme continues into the restaurant with tables surrounded by etched...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed September 18, 2018

Had lunch with my daughter as a special treat. An unforgettable experience. From the moment we walked in the door , everything was perfect. The food was out of this world. Thank you Chantel for a memorable afternoon

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Rose4105
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$51 - $80
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Scenic view
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Francolin Avenue | The Orient Hotel, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Pretoria
  • Phone Number: +27 12 371 2902
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Restaurant Mosaic at The Orient Private Hotel is this country’s finest destination restaurant and private hotel. Award-winning South African Chef Chantel Dartnall is known for presenting the art of nature on her plates through her botanical cuisine to take you on a culinary tour of pure indulgence. Bask in the sophisticated atmosphere of exotic spaces; an Oriental style oasis set in lush and tranquil 280h of the Francolin Conservancy. The Mosaic cellar is unparalleled in this country with some of the most exceptional and rare wines from both South Africa and internationally.
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