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The Conservatory

) #9 of 35 Restaurants in Constantia ₹₹₹₹ European, , Gluten Free Options
93 Brommersvlei Road | The Cellars-Hohenort, Constantia 7806, South Africa
+27 21 794 2137
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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European, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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93 Brommersvlei Road | The Cellars-Hohenort, Constantia 7806, South Africa
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11 - 20 of 193 reviews

Reviewed 6 April 2017

More variety to select from at Breakfast than you can possibly imagine . Very Fresh Food. Wonderful selection of food cooked to order. A glass of champagne if you choose to start your day in a sparking way. A quiet corner for a romantic dinner...More

Thank Ruth E
AngieSwail, Manager at The Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2017

Dear Ruth, Thank you so much for such a lovely review. Short and sweet but it really encompasses what we want our guests to experience. We appreciate that you took the time to share your experience. Kind regards, Angie

Reviewed 30 March 2017

A friend and I had lunch on a Friday. It was quite busy and we had to book. We arrived early and wandered around the property, which was a small winery converted into a 5* hotel. It is in a quiet and very green part...More

Thank Aisha A
AngieSwail, Manager at The Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017

Dear Aisha, Thank you for joining us for lunch and taking some time to wander around the gardens. It really is a very special place. Looking forward to your next visit. Kind regards, Angie

Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Meat week ended after my coworker left, so decided to fill myself full of veggie dishes to the clear the arteries. I wasn't expecting much, don't know why, the ambiance is great at this place. Had 2 veggie dishes and the sticky rice, fantastic!! Wine...More

Thank camaronal7
AngieSwail, Manager at The Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017

Dear Camaronal, Thanks for a fantastic review. We really do appreciate the feedback. Hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Angie

Reviewed 20 March 2017

We stayed at the hotel for one week. Food was good. Unfortunately the menu of the day should have choices for Vegan. We were a bit tired of the same menu for one week. Quality of the food was great and very tasty.

Thank Adam N
AngieSwail, Manager at The Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017

Dear Adam, Thank you for your feedback regarding the menu. Chef has been advised about the Vegan options and is definitely working on it. Kind regards, Angie

Reviewed 19 March 2017

A truly special place for a special occasion. Although pricey, it is really fine-dine! We booked here for our wedding anniversary and were not disappointed. I highly recommend the food and wine pairing. The sommelier was very knowledgeable and added to the experience.

Thank 49alaec
AngieSwail, Manager at The Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017

Dear Alaec, Thank you so much for this lovely review and for choosing our restaurant to celebrate such a special occasion. Kind regards, Angie

Reviewed 17 March 2017

We had dinner at this beautiful restaurant this evening but have to admit we were disappointed with our meal . My crispy calamari were fairly tasteless and my husband's buffalo wings were tiny and also lacking in flavour . I had the fish special which...More

Thank Gill J
AngieSwail, Manager at The Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2017

Dear Gill, Thank you for your feedback regarding your dinner at our Conservatory restaurant. I can assure you that all your points will be discussed with our Head Chef and Food & Beverage Manager. We are looking at making a couple of changes to the...More

Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

You fell very welcomed here and the service was very attentive and fast. It's good value for money and lovely dishes. I got the lamb first which was a nice surprise, very tasteful. My wife had Cesar salat which was fine. Restaurant is nice and...More

Thank Torben K
AngieSwail, Manager at The Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2017

Dear Torben, Thank you so much for a lovely review which i will most definitely pass onto the team. The Lamb dish is one of a few black board specials which we have on offer- so i really hope you will be back again soon...More

Reviewed 11 March 2017

We attended a wedding at the Cellars-Hohenort last Saturday. The wedding was a great success. The ceremony took place in a section of the pretty garden. Before taking our places in The Conservatory, we had drinks and canapés in a side garden and on the...More

Thank georgestof
AngieSwail, Manager at The Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2017

Thank you for your feedback on the wedding function you attended. We've had a few other positive comments regarding the same wedding which is most welcome. Kind regards, Angie

Reviewed 6 March 2017

We booked in advance for lunch and had a table on the lovely terrace with views of the mountains and their lovely garden and water feature. We were very well served by a knowledgeable and attentive waitress. We enjoyed the food, especially the cheese souffle...More

Thank Margaret1917
AngieSwail, Manager at The Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2017

Dear Margaret, Thank you so much for your lovely feedback about lunch. We will keep your note regarding wheelchair access in mind- as we are always looking how we can improve our services to guests. Thank you so much, Angie

Reviewed 25 February 2017

We ate at the Conservatory once for dinner at during our stay at the Cellars Hoenhort. We also ate here every morning for 5 days during our stay. With so many fine fine restaurants in the region all serving higher quality food there really is...More

Thank Dsharratt
AngieSwail, Manager at The Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

Dear Mr. Sharrat, Thank you so much for your very valuable feedback regarding your experience in our Conservatory restaurant. I am really disappointed that we were not able to meet your expectation- but can assure you that we will work through every single point made...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 93 Brommersvlei Road | The Cellars-Hohenort, Constantia 7806, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Constantia
  • Phone Number: +27 21 794 2137
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Description
The Conservatory, situated adjacent to the historic Cellars-Hohenort cellar, offers diners unparalleled garden vistas from both the sun-drenched terrace and the indoor tables. Carefully constructed around a giant 300-year-old oak tree, The Conservatory is one of Constantia's finest daily breakfast, lunch and dinner venues. Here the head chef creates hotel classics alongside modern and seasonally influenced dishes. The Conservatory menu places a great emphasis on fresh produce from both The Cellars-Hohenort gardens and local green-friendly suppliers, and this gives it the unique ability to showcase a true taste of the Constantia Valley. Friendly service and an award-winning wine list ensure that The Conservatory offers guests and locals an exceptional everyday dining experience.
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