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Jordan Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view, Large groups, Business meetings

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One of the first signature chef restaurants in the Cape Winelands, the Jordan Restaurant with George Jardine brings top chef George Jardine’s brand of contemporary fare from city to country. The focus on the flavours of locally sourced, seasonal ingredients is evident from his kitchen vegetable and herb garden to wine barrel fish smoker and wood-fired oven. Expect smoky, smouldering country flavours in simple combinations on a contemporary plate – with signature smoked yellowtail, steamed Saldanha mussels, seared ribeye and springbok potroast. The main ingredient is enhanced by smoked garlic, aubergine, fennel, prune or potato puree. A trip to the walk-in cheese room to select your own board
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
International, Deli, Grill, Diner, Wine Bar
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect for a lunch between tasting wines at the many different vineyards. Very nice staff with outstanding service. As a starter I recommend the gnocchi! For dessert they offer a wide selection of cheese.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Chbrunner
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have eaten here several times over the last five years or so. It has been one of our favourites. Food was good. Their mussels are always a winner. Steaks were well cooked but the pepper sauce was disappointing both in taste and quantity. Soufflet...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Steve R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pretty view. Overlooking a dam over to the Boland Mountains. Tranquil. Excellent food. Staff members are very friendly.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank sb_albertyn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely spot. Great views and great food. I keep coming back even though I’m not a great fan of Jordan wines. But George Jardine’s food is special. The mussels starter is always my favourite. If in doubt have the soufflé. Just a lovely...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank JudeLondon
Thea v, Manager at Jordan Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the great review of The Restaurant. We are so thrilled you had a wonderful time at the estate. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Best wishes The Team at Jordan Wine Estate

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

impossible to do better, beautiful hostess and friendly staff, it was delightful and the view is breath taking, located in an almost unattainable place but worth exploring, you think for a moment that there is nothing left and then it happens, whaaaaaaw a place of...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank hojas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was maybe one of the most unforgettable days of my recent visit to South Africa .. we had visited earlier a winery and tasted some most interesting reserves .. and visited the one of the most interesting resorts, we moved on to Jordan’s restaurant...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank mariosp790
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the lunch was in a word "superb". I've had some incredible meals in South Africa, but this is probably one of the best meals I've had, not to mention the great service.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Edwina M
Reviewed January 10, 2019

I've been at Jordan's before and have very nice memories of the lunch I've had here 2 years ago. That is why I decided to book us for another lunch this holiday season - but that was a big disappointment. First of all, the menu...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank cemile h
Reviewed January 5, 2019

It started on a wrong foot. For a large party there is a non-refundable reservation fee you have to pay in advance, which is difficult concept for a top restaurant. However, this sets the tune: the location is as remembered, phantastically perched in the wine...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank stefan_llandudno
Reviewed January 3, 2019 via mobile

We have been to Jordan 4 or 5 times and this will be the last, an absolute shambles. Despite advertising “vegan” (including on trip advisor) no such option exists. We asked what they would be able to prepare, the chef was too busy to consider...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank BruceT_13
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Kabes11
April 10, 2017|
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Response from vincentBel53 | Reviewed this property |
On the terras, all have quite good view
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AlexP397
December 6, 2015|
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Response from Christine L | Reviewed this property |
No this is not really child friendly at all - the main restaurant is really 'fine dining' so nothing on the menu for youngsters. It has to be booked weeks in advance and as one of the award winning restaurant in SA it is... More
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Lynne R
March 3, 2015|
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Response from Steve D | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I am sure they are open for dinner on Friday but have no idea how busy they are. I suggest you give them a call.
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