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La Colombe

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La Colombe, one of Cape Town's most well-loved and awarded restaurants. Contemporary French-meets-Asian fine dining.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
French, European
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife and I had read so much about La Colombe and were delighted to go for lunch earlier this week. We were not disappointed. To say that we were blown away would be an understatement. The service- from the moment we arrived until when...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank onlyoneplanetearth
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited for lunch, having tried to get dinner booking, glad they were full because as we were advised by the hotel lunchtime is best to get the stunning views. Very efficient yet friendly staff, the food was stunning. Flavors, taste and presentation (with a touch...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Lennydb9
Reviewed 6 days ago

The location of the restaurant is beaufitul, overlooking the constantia valley. The food was excellent as per expected, with each dish having a unique presentation! It was a lot of fun to see, hear and taste. Wine was unexpectedly pricey even though they are located...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Travelingat90
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went there for a Saturday lunch together with our two kids ages 13 and 9. 3 of us were vegetarians, and 1 non veg. We all had the tasting menu. My wife also had the wine pairing. The food was spectacular, really really amazing,...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank pshah99
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dining at La Colombe on Valentine’s Day was unforgettable. It is more an experience than just having dinner. Original in approach and dishes, combined with amazing flavors, excellent wine pairings and perfect staff/service. Not cheap but very much worth it. Go!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 44mauricew
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A little bit complicated to reach, but everything is more then perfect and impressive. The food is MUST.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ElenaKZ
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant cannot be faulted. The theatre behind the presentation of the dishes is very effective. This is then matched by the taste sensations. A memorable lunch

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 963simonc
Reviewed 1 week ago

The most amazing meal ever experienced, and have had a few! From the moment you arrive it is a performance. Every dish is unique and blends with the local environment. It is a memorable performance. The tastes are extraordinary and one you will never forget....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Weekendsr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow! We could not believe how fantastic our lunch experience was at La Colombe. From the minute we walked through the door the surprises began .... and continued with each course. The food was all beautifully presented, tasty, with attentive service but each course so...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Victoria996
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place turns dinner into a whole event! From the moment you arrive and are presented with a pallet cleanser to the wine blind tasting in black wine glasses! Great service and the food is amazing too!

Date of visit: February 2019
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Amanda P
September 12, 2018|
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Response from TroyConstandakis | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hello. Cape Town CBD is approximately a 25 minute drive to La Colombe. We recommend that you use the UBER transport service. We look forward to seeing you in January.
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CPLopez
January 22, 2018|
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Anonymous2168
October 26, 2017|
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Response from etoro123 | Reviewed this property |
They cater for everyone. They will make it gluten free for you. I have seen it before. It is the ultimate place so u will leave happy
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