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La Colombe

Constantia Main Rd | Silvermist Wine Estate, Constantia 7806, South Africa
+27 21 794 2390
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good10%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (160 reviews)
“scallops” (54 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (63 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Constantia Main Rd | Silvermist Wine Estate, Constantia 7806, South Africa
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Reviewed today

This was our third visit to La Colombe, the second since it’s move to the current site at Silvermist. The food remained fantastic, but we did find that it was really expensive this time around. I think this is largely for 2 reasons. First, they...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed yesterday

This restaurant is a must when you lime real good food and a nice atmosphere. Loved being there. Recommend to everyone, had the Degustation Menu which I recommend.

Thank Jens S
Reviewed yesterday

We had lunch at la Colombe today and from start to finish every course was amazing the attention to detail by the staff was great without it feeling over bearing. There is so much theatre but not at the expense of the food. It's a...More

Thank Rosetokai
Reviewed yesterday

This is an elaborate meal and an amazing "experience." We thought it was fantastic; we've eaten in some incredible restaurants in Europe particularly, but this ranks right up there with the very best of them. Highly creative. An experience of a lifetime. We will never...More

Thank Peggionthego
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wow!! No wonder you need to prebook in advance to have a reservation here. Few months in advance to secure. Was it worth it ? Hell yes, too right . 7 course taster menu, and everyone was a winner. From the poached west coast oyster,...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Simply the Best Restaurant in Town and one of the best in the World. I have to go every time I’m in Cape Town. Take a look at the menus in the evening

Thank Alex W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was a restaurant nestled on a hill top - a small quaint restaurant! We went for lunch and the overall the Food was good. I loved 75 - 80 percent of the full tasting menu excluding desserts. I don't want to sound like a...More

Thank HongKongTrotter
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is with out doubt the best culinary experience in South Africa and among the best in the world! Like visiting the theater and sitting speechless afterwards, La Colombe stimulate all your senses. We have not has a single dish that was just ok -...More

Thank Bobby T
Reviewed 3 days ago

As I heard so much about the restaurant and the new chef it was high time to return and find out what the fuss is all about. We were not disappointed and La Colombe has taken fine dining onto a new level. Great food is...More

Thank Nim-ra1
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a table of 6 friends, we ate many of the dishes in the menu. The fusion and flavours were devine. The presentation was second to none. Very please that we had the opportunity to try while on holidays. Keep up the good work...More

Thank A & M R
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Sophie A
10 January 2017|
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Response from TroyConstandakis | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hi there. We currently offer a choice between a full tasting menu or a reduced tasting menu. Please refer to our website for the options and pricing. Thank you!
2 January 2017|
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Response from budgiecapetown | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure, as we went for dinner and we're only offered the full 13 courses or a smaller 7 course. It is more of a tasting experience of small bits than, say sitting down to a steak or a pasta dish.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
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6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Constantia Main Rd | Silvermist Wine Estate, Constantia 7806, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Constantia
  • Phone Number: +27 21 794 2390
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La Colombe, one of Cape Town's most well-loved and awarded restaurants. Contemporary French-meets-Asian fine dining.
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