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Buitenverwachting Restaurant

26 Klein Constantia Road | Constantia, Constantia 7806, South Africa
+27 21 794 3522
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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European, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
26 Klein Constantia Road | Constantia, Constantia 7806, South Africa
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Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

Had lunch here and it was superb and we even got an education in wines as the group next to us were joined by owners son clearly the winemaker who shared his knowledge even with eavesdroppers ! His guests seemed to know a thing or...More

Thank Andimar115
Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

The kids came to visit for the weekend being Father's Day. It was a very cold and wet Saturday and I suddenly felt like a visit to a wine farm in the area where we could have a light lunch. Not knowing Buitenverwachting but curious...More

Thank Thea R
Reviewed June 13, 2016

Cool, wintery day in the winelands of Constantia. Leaves on the wines turning shades of yellow and orange and yet still so much greenery around. My friend and I were seated at a table looking out over the gardens and quickly served our wine -...More

Thank Sandra H
Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Best wine, interesting cheeses, beautiful setting, friendly helpful staff. We loved everything about Buitenverwachting.

Thank Tebra
Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

The restaurant have an amazing food and a very nice view! Very good service too. It's a must go stop if you are around Constantia! We had lunch there and it was superb, an amazing experience looking at the wineries on a very peaceful spot!

Thank Fernanda A
Reviewed June 5, 2016

We had an excellent lunch here accompanied by two of their fine wines. The architecture and setting are lovely and their wines are excellent. The staff made sure we could try the best ones they had available.

Thank havesuitcase11
Reviewed May 11, 2016

We had a lovely evening with our friends in a lovely room.there is a very nice conservatory which we will book next time we go.its important to book as this resturant is very popular.the food was also very good.

Thank djbeecroft
Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

Due to fly mid afternoon, we were a little pressed for time but I wanted to share a wine estate experience with my travelling companion. This made Buitenverwachting in Constantia was the ideal spot after a lovely visit to the Kirstenboch gardens We decided on...More

Thank Ipswichguy1959
Reviewed May 6, 2016 via mobile

While touring the Cape we visited Klein Constantia at lunch time on a Friday- only to find out they are only a cellar. Next door to Buitenverwachting - so we headed over to be greeted by a first class maitre D and immediately seated looking...More

Thank Alan C
Reviewed May 5, 2016 via mobile

We took friends, after our last visit having excellent food but really bad service, the manager could not have been more accommodating, though the lady at reception was wearing a uniform .... not sure why she got so upset about our seating ... huffing and...More

Thank Tania d
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Response from evertverhagen | Reviewed this property |
Nope. They do not allow this
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Maressa F
April 15, 2017|
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Response from LorenzoMarco | Property representative |
Good day ! Our starters range between R 120 - R 150, Main Course is at around R 210 to R 250 and Desserts at R 95
Leo d
June 14, 2016|
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Response from 337Hans_M | Reviewed this property |
Not open in the winter months. I also believe the owner of Buitenverwachting has closed the picnic's forever which is a pity.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups, Scenic view, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Klein Constantia Road | Constantia, Constantia 7806, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Constantia
  • Phone Number: +27 21 794 3522
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Buitenverwachting offers a elegantly casual dining experience, with design and menu reflecting the authentic character of the wine estate. A new wine library was established for pre-dinner drinks and tasting experience of rare and vintage wines.
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