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The Brasserie

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Forest Glade House | Tokai Main Road, Constantia 7945, South Africa
+27 21 712 1363
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11:30 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 15:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat 09:00 - 22:00
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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42 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

In 2013 I rated this restaurant very poorly, it has come a long way since then and has matured into a a delightful and consistent eatery. The menu is well priced with a good choice of items on the menu, typical brasserie fare. Wines are also fairly priced and if you boy, the first bottle is free of corkage. You'll... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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52 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

As always - great service and a friendly welcome. Excellent fillet - cooked just right with crispy veggies. Good wine list too and some craft beers. Have eaten there often and will go back again and again as it never disappoints.

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Thank Tranchie-Tess
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19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We were recommended this place as we just wanted a quick easy bite to eat. The waiter was very friendly and the food that we had was incredibly yummy, succulent steaks with tasty acccompaniments. We didn't get a chance to go back again during our holiday but wouldn't hesitate to recommend this bistro.

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Thank Barbelle25
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

We headed to the Brasserie after deciding last minute to head out in search of a dinner on Valentine's...with luck they had space! The steak was quite literally the best prepared steak I have had whilst living in CT for the passed 5 years! Unpretentious and nice setting. Waiter was very well prepared and knew the menu well. Not a... More 

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Thank Laurenceh777
Teignmouth, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here 5 times over our 3 week stay in Constantia. A real good atmosphere and it is a bit like a good English pub. The only place we found with good beer(as opposed to lager) friendly staff & excellent Manager. The steaks are superb! And great value. No wonder we liked it!

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Thank Nigel John E
leicestershire
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234 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

The Brasserie isn't the most sophisticated restaurant but we had really good fish and fillet steak, nicely served and good value. Well worth going to.

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Thank stella317
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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77 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

The Brasserie is always crowded - for a good reason. The food is consistently good. The atmosphere is pleasant and the staff is attentive. Thumbs up.

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Thank CarolynOnTheGo
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Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

We had a truly wonderful meal at Brasserie - the food was incredible. We had an incredible kingclip, great to have such a good meal in this part of the Southern Suburbs where we have found a lack of original food in general. We shall be recommending Brasseries to all of our friends and neighbours at Steenberg!

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Thank Hannah W
Cape Town, South Africa
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I've eaten at The Brasserie many times and I cannot recommend it enough. From the moment you walk in, you're greeted with friendly waiting staff, romantic lighting and music accompanied by fantastic flavours and smells from the impeccably run kitchen. The restaurant boasts an intimate and cosy affair inside and a whimsical outdoor patio with ivy clad walls and romantic... More 

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Thank nunesdom
London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Constantia and the Cape Winelands is packed with top class restaurants but all need to be booked long in advance in the season.The Brasserie at Tokai is open 7 days a week,the food is good and they provide very good value for money and you can almost always get a table.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 15:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Forest Glade House | Tokai Main Road, Constantia 7945, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Constantia
  • Phone Number: +27 21 712 1363

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?