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The Cellars-Hohenort Hotel | 93 Brommersvlei Road, Constantia 7800, South Africa
+27 21 795 6226
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (60 reviews)
“abalone” (5 reviews)
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The Cellars-Hohenort Hotel | 93 Brommersvlei Road, Constantia 7800, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday

We both had the tasting menu and it was just amazing. The different tastes and sensations with every course was sensational. The service was excellent and the waiters knowledge of food and wine made it a great experience.

Thank Murt52
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went there for part of restaurant week and had an amazing meal which includes the wine pairing for just R825 including wine and tip. It was a gastronomical delight!! The setting and ambience added to it; though the food we had at Foxcroft nearby...More

Thank John T
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Truly exceptional tasting menu. Just perfect (except lose the mid meal bread course. The flavours and textures were adventurous and perfectly balanced. One of the best meals I have ever had including those with lots of Michelin stars. Thanks so much for a wonderful evening.

Thank Clare D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This meal follows our visit to chefs warehouse, also in Constantia. We started a little disappointed with a corner table, no view, a too tight to the next table so the waiter was constantly struggling for space. The food and presentation were, for the most...More

Thank MootHouse
Reviewed 1 week ago

This ranks as the best meal I have ever had. Tasty, fresh, inventive without being contrived. It is also an experience with the food telling stories and sometimes having props--such as the Life and Death of Trees Dessert. Reservations can be easily done online. We...More

Thank poleinahole1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

had some really exceptional dishes at the greenhouse: take the 'gamefish', the 'chooka noodles' or the 'boran beef' - all really excellent, very well focused and arranged with surprising texture-taste-combinations. beeing a wine-bum, for me, the pairings could have been a bit more ambitious -...More

Thank Monacofranke
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not up to scrap. They are usually amazing and I reckoned the best restaurant in SA... but their lunch for restaurant week let us down. Flavours did not sing to us. The cauliflower pickle on 1st course did not belong there, the quail was great!...More

Thank inxvdh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the minute we arrived we were treated like royalty! The service is of the highest standard and the decor and atmosphere lovely. We opted for the "African Hunter" food experience with wine pairing. I could not believe how beautifully every dish was presented -...More

Thank Mari B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love it , was alone but the 10 Course with wine pairing was engaging Presentation, test and service are awesome I am in my 9 course but cant wait to share my satisfaction Awesome recommendation from cape grace hotel concierge.

1  Thank Abeer A
Dustin_Blencowe, Manager at Greenhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Abeer A Thank you very much for posting this review of Greenhouse. I am overjoyed to read your wonderful feedback and we appreciate the recommendation from Cape Grace Hotel. Warm regards, Dustin Blencowe

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just a short comment: this place is almost beyond description. The place itself is located in a beautiful Wine Country Style building. We were 6 friends and took the only menu which was offered. 11 courses wow, the way they were cooler and presented is...More

Thank eivissa99
Dustin_Blencowe, Manager at Greenhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear eivissa99 Thank you for your wonderful review and comments about Greenhouse. I am so happy that you enjoyed your recent experience with us. It was great to have you dine with us and we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future!...More

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Response from ZurichKashew | Reviewed this property |
I'd say smart casual- - no one wore a tie.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Cellars-Hohenort Hotel | 93 Brommersvlei Road, Constantia 7800, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Constantia
  • Phone Number: +27 21 795 6226
  • E-mail
A state of the art dining room and cutting-edge kitchen sets the scene at Greenhouse, where produce of the Constantia Valley and the region are presented as culinary creations in an intimate taste space. Here guests are invited on a multi-sensory journey of distinctly South African flavours and hospitality, as they savour and indulge in the delectable creations of Peter Tempelhoff and his team. Greenhouse stretches the boundaries of traditional South African cuisine, brings conceptual creations from the garden, veld and sea to the plate and shares local stories and culinary insights through the dining experience. Expect the unexpected... Greenhouse is where meals translate to memories.
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