Restaurants

Top Choice International in Pretoria

Fermier

Some of South Africa's best contemporary cooking is being served in a large mud-walled and tin-roofed shed in the east of Pretoria. Chef Adriaan Maree conjures up a fabulous nine-course, three-hour-long culinary jou…
Top Choice Cafe in Pretoria

Grounded At Echo

It's easy to love this design-savvy cafe run by the nonprofit Echo Youth Development. It's a great spot for breakfast, with a variety of granolas alongside some tempting egg dishes. The coffee and tea are top class …
Top Choice South African in Pretoria

Blue Crane

As part of the Austin Roberts Bird Sanctuary, Blue Crane is famous to ornithologists worldwide (and anyone else who enjoys a cold Castle lager at sunset), with a menu that begins with breakfast and moves on to steak…
Moroccan in Pretoria

La Terrasse

Above a shop selling Moroccan handicrafts and interior design, this rooftop cafe and deli transports you from Pretoria to Marrakesh. Dishes include tasty tagines and snack platters featuring homemade hummus, but it'…
Fusion in Pretoria

Black Bamboo

Open to outside guests of the Menlyn Boutique Hotel from breakfast through to dinner, Black Bamboo is an elegant and secluded spot for a meal. The menu features rich meaty and seafood dishes such as springbok, kingk…
South African in Pretoria

Pacha's

Offering style and substance, Pacha's is looking good in its new digs at the spiffy Club Centre. It's a pleasant modern restaurant with a small aquarium and quality furniture, but high-calibre meat dishes, including…
South African in Pretoria

Karoo Cafe

Not only a large and comfy cafe with great atmosphere, but also a decent secondhand bookshop and interior design store. The menu has some interesting local fare including Skilpadjies (lamb's liver with a pap muffin)…
South African in Pretoria

Papa's Restaurant

Papa's serves various South African faves, including steaming potjies (meat and vegetables cooked in a cast-iron pot over an open fire) as well as delicious grilled meats, pizzas and pastas. The lovely courtyard giv…
Mediterranean in Pretoria

Salt

Salt specialises in artisanal cheeses, cured meats and bread, which they bake themselves. You can assemble your own tasting plate from the very tempting range, which includes house-cured and smoked pastrami, mild sa…
International in Pretoria

Kream

Subtle is not a word in Kream's vocabulary. From its dramatic interior design (giant works of art, two water features!) to its sometimes over-the-top dishes (check out its Candy Crush sugar bomb dessert), this resta…