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La Petite Colombe

Huguenot Road | Le Quartier Francais Hotel, Franschhoek, South Africa
+27 21 202 3395
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  • Excellent91%
  • Very good5%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (27 reviews)
“wagyu beef” (4 reviews)
“fixed menu” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Huguenot Road | Le Quartier Francais Hotel, Franschhoek, South Africa
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Reviewed today

We dropped in just as a large party arrived, but fortunately they were able to accommodate us. The springbok fillet was very succulent and perfectly cooked, and the Trout was also delicious. Despite the large crowd, service was very good.

Thank Norman B
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had lunch at La Petite Colombe and it exceeded my expectations. The waiters were on top of their game and their service was excellent. The meal and drinks flowed throughout the day and the food was truly amazing. The plates were beautifully presented and...More

Thank Nicky B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous food ... fabulous service ..... a very special place to visit but you must book early. We had the Early Spring menu which was delicious !

Thank JES1London
Reviewed 1 week ago

Le Petit Colombe is in a class of it's own when it comes to beautiful food that is both creative and filling.'We loved the chat with the chef at the "Mushroom Table" and the entire experience was on another level. We've been back twice and...More

Thank AudreyH1637
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took a deep breath and went for the nine-course tasting menu. It is possible to order this with a different glass of wine per course....we decided to stick with a lovely 2011 reserve Chenin Blanc. As to the food, superlatives were soon exhausted, so...More

1  Thank EastNeukie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a surprise 50th birthday lunch for my wife, 5 of us in total, and from beginning to end it was absolutely fabulous. We selected the Spring Lunch Special with wine pairing and we also opted for the “Meet the Chefs” extra course, which...More

Thank URZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this place. Extraordinary food, I had the best sauce with a fish ever. You get a set menu, all courses or reduced with or without pairing wines, as you like. We choosed the reduced menu and for us it was perfect. Meat, fish...More

Thank Roger S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is not to be missed for lunch or dinner when visiting Franschhoek. The presentation of superb food is unmatched in this city. Frankly this restaurant would be considered one of the top restaurants in any major city in the world. To say anymore...More

Thank sealcoater
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a lovely meal indeed, but it was also high-end performance art, whether in intricacy, originality, or presentation. Everything was exquisite, imaginative and tantalizing. The restaurant decor is very tastefully pale and understated, and the food is left to shine. Mea culpa for having...More

Thank anita w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We don't frequent restaurants like this, although occasionally we will reward ourselves and this was our end of holiday reward! And a reward it most certainly was. When we arrived we were relatively early and most of the front of house staff were awaiting other...More

Thank Dave G
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Aamina T
November 11, 2018|
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Response from sealcoater | Reviewed this property |
;No there is not dress code, but I would not wear shorts only because of how high quality the restaurant is
Brian M
November 9, 2017|
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Response from Sue53_11 | Reviewed this property |
Go on to the la Petit Colombe website and make a direct booking on line - they send you an sms and email to confirm. Make sure you book at La Petit not La Colombe their sister restaurant in Constantia
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Huguenot Road | Le Quartier Francais Hotel, Franschhoek, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Franschhoek
  • Phone Number: +27 21 202 3395
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