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Jonkershuis Restaurant at Groot Constantia

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Groot Constantia Road | Groot Constantia Wine Estate, Constantia 7848, South Africa
+27 21 794 6255
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Light lunch turned into a full sample of Cape Malay dishes....Lamb curry, chicken curry, bobotie, sambal, yellow rice etc. All the favourites! Highly recommended peeps, especially for foreign visitors to get a taste of Cape Town! I paired it with the Groot Constantia Blanc de Noir which was light crisp and refreshing. Waiters were friendly, diligent and very accommodating. Paid... More 

Thank Anike J
Worcester, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A visit to Groot Constantia is never a disappointment and lunch at Jonkershuis Restaurant is like going home and having a meal in the kitchen. Pure bliss. The menu covers most tastes, but here I like doing traditional. Our table was mostly of the same mind and what could be nicer on a cold, wet Saturday on a farm but... More 

Thank Burntoutactress
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The food, service and all around location was fabulous. Quick and scrumptious food, view of the wine lands and space for the kid to play.

Thank Nicita0
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a windy and wet day and the open fires were well received. The service and food were both very good.

Thank Turkey_Baster
hout bay
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nothing has changed since my last review (except the daily specials). The setting is great, the waiters helpful and informed and the food is great. I also always enjoy the extensive wine list at resonable prices.

Thank hanns b
Cape Town
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a good meal here on a cold wintry day. Service was excellent and food palatable but I guess the location on one of the oldest wine farms in South Africa, gives it that extra edge. Prices were reasonable. Be sure to book a table as this venue makes it a prime choice amongst those who are visiting the Constantia... More 

Thank TouristGuide
Cape Town, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took my friend for breakfast on her 60th birthday. Lovely setting by the fire. However the food was a tad dissapointing. Ordered the avo salsa with poached egg and one may expect the avo to be room temperature, but not freezing straight from the fridge on a really chilly morning! We had scrambled egg with sweetcorn which also was tepid... More 

Thank flynn_za_11
Cape Town
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Taking grand-children anywhere can be a challenge, but part of life's duties. We are lucky both in our grand-children and in having allocation such as Groot Constantia to take them for lunch. Jonkershuis is one of our favourites for location, service and menu. The menu has something for everybody, the cost is exceptionally reasonable and the location is ideal for... More 

Thank Vyv73
West Sussex
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We first visited Jonkershuis on a previous visit a couple of years ago and we wondered if it would still be up to the standard we remembered. It was! We started with the charcuterie platter which could have been a meal in it's self accompanied by local Sauvignon Blanc. Then we had fillet steaks done just as we like them... More 

Thank LindsaywWestSussex
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful seating. Stunning food. Excellent service Highly recommended Value for money . Breakfast was delicious , great choice.

Thank Mena R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Groot Constantia Road | Groot Constantia Wine Estate, Constantia 7848, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Constantia
  • Phone Number: +27 21 794 6255
Jonkershuis Constantia is nestled in the historic core of the Groot Constantia Wine Estate next to the historic Manor House and surrounded by ancient oak trees. Your first impression is dominated by sweeping views across the oldest wine producing vineyards in South Africa, down the valley to the enveloping coastline of False Bay.

This family owned and managed bistro boasts a diversity of locations from private dining grandeur, to intimate interior fire side dining, to typical Italian village gatherings in their vine covered courtyard to family style lunches on their front lawns, were children can safely play reminiscent of a bygone era..

Partner Chris Coetzee, a father of two energetic young sons says, "Our close proximity and strong association with Iziko Museums is very important to me, it is a privilege for my children to be raised surrounded by so much of their heritage."
The rich cultural history of Jonkershuis lends a magical and old world charm to any occasion held at the beautiful Jonkershuis.

Tammy Botbyl (partner), "The strong legacy of history and tradition has inspired many couples to share their vows here and celebrate their union in style. It is a privilege for us to be part of the beginning of so many new legacies."

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