Best Vegetarian Restaurants in South Africa

La Colombe

$$$$ Silvermist Wine Estate Main Road, , Constantia Nek, Cape Town
French European Fine dining
La Colombe Restaurant is one of Cape Town's most well-loved and awarded restaurants. Serving Contemporary French and European cuisines.

The Test Kitchen

$$$$ The Old Biscuit Mill, 375 Albert Road, 7915, Woodstock, Cape Town
French European Fine dining
The Test Kitchen Origins is the culmination of the efforts put into re-imagine and acknowledge the dining experience that today’s restaurant guests is wanting. A paired down yet undoubtedly luxurious fine-dining experience, returning to the origins of delicious food. Reduced courses yet the whole Test Kitchen experience, less elaborate yet as luxurious as ever, shorter yet more impactful. The dishes will consist of seasonal produce, focusing on using small purveyors and suppliers who have enhanced The Test Kitchen experience since the beginning. Traditional English and French techniques will highlight each dish and allow patrons to savour the inherent qualities of each…

FYN Restaurant

$$$$ 5th Floor Speakers Corner, 37 Parliament Street, 8000, Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town
Japanese Fine dining
A South African and Japanese restaurant experience by Peter Tempelhoff, Jennifer Whittle & Ashley Moss.

La Petite Colombe

$$$$ Leeu Estates, Dassenberg Road, , Franschhoek, Cape Town
French European Fine dining
Contemporary fine dining in Franschhoek, now situated at the beautiful Leeu Estates—the 6th Best Restaurant in South Africa serving scrumptious French and European cuisines.


$$$$ 50 Dorp Street, 7600, Stellenbosch
African Casual Dining
An intimate space in an oak-beamed building with just 30 seats, Eike is a giant of Cape Town's gourmet scene. Bertus Basson, at the helm of six other African restaurants, delves deep into his childhood memories in experimental set menus that celebrate local ingredients and culture.


$$$$ The Roundhouse, Roundhouse Road, 8005, Camps Bay, Cape Town
International Fine dining
With sweeping views of the Atlantic Ocean and the majestic Lion’s Head as a backdrop, Salsify is an award-winning, fine-dining restaurant serving up modern cooking, inspired by nature and driven by the seasons. Within the richly storied walls of national monument, The Roundhouse, an opulent culinary journey that is accented by daring décor and whispers of history – a meal at Salsify is unlike any other!

Beau Constantia

$$$$ 1043 Constantia Main Rd, 7806, Costantia, Cape Town
International Fine dining
A modern dining space with a sleek open-plan kitchen overlooking the Constantia wine valleys, Beau Constantia offers a casual fine-dining experience. Chef Ivor Jones offers his unique perspective on the classic Chefs Warehouse tapas-style dining, a mix between a traditional tasting menu and a small sharing plates experience of contemporary tapas.

Marble Restaurant

$$$$ Trumpet On Keyes, Corner Keyes & Jellicoe Avenue, 2196, Rosebank, Johannesburg
International Fine dining
Marble offers diners something different, not just a plate of food but a theatre of experience. Marble celebrates the quintessential South African tradition of cooking on the fire. The wine list has been painstakingly put together, featuring 100 of the best local and some international wines. Diners can expect a great night out with delicious food, top-notch service, and fantastic city views.

The Grillhouse

$$$$ Shop 1, The First / Hyatt Centre, CO Oxford Road & Biermann Avenue, 2196, Rosebank, Johannesburg
International Casual Dining
The Grillhouse is Johannesburg's most loved and well-established premium steakhouse. Established in 1995, The Grillhouse offers the perfect dining experience, great food, a vast selection of fine wines and malts, stellar service, and an upmarket yet warm and hospitable atmosphere.


$$$$ Shop 259, Upper Level, Victoria Wharf Shopping Centre, V&A Waterfront, 8001, Cape Town
Italian European Mediterranean Fine dining
Meloncino – Ristorante, Bar, Pizzeria Italiano. Experience authentic Italian cuisine in Cape Town. Meloncino Restaurant opened at the V&A Waterfront, bringing a genuine Italian flavour to our shores. The modern and stylish decor creates an electric European vibe where one can sip cocktails and snack on canapes, nuts, and olives.


$$$$ Shop 6162, Victoria Wharf, V&A Waterfront, 8001, Cape Town
Italian Casual Dining
Balducci at the V & A Waterfront offers an unrivalled menu of simple, everyday home-cooked Italian dishes that reflect the most traditional elements of food and culinary styles. Simple Italian home-cooked food is prepared in a relaxed and stimulating style while being creative, traditional, and affordable.

Signature Restaurant

$$$$ Morningside Shopping Centre, Shop U13 Cnr Rivonia & Outspan Roads, , Sandton, Johannesburg
European Fine dining
Signature Restaurant is the most exciting, fashionable fine-dining restaurant in Gauteng. The restaurant in Morningside, Sandton, offers a unique mix of exclusivity, flexibility, comfort, sophistication, and design. Signature restaurants deliver an unparalleled mix of attention to detail, flawless service, sumptuous cuisine, and some of the best blues/jazz sound on a nightly basis. Signature Restaurant boasts an exquisite lunch and dinner menu, with a local and international wine list for even the most discerning palate. Time intended to be spent with family, friends, or colleagues celebrating life, birthdays, business deals, or enjoying a romantic night out.

Trumps Grillhouse And Butchery

$$$$ Shop 11, Nelson Mandela Square, , Sandton, Johannesburg
International Casual Dining
Established in Trump's Grillhouse And Butchery in 1994, becoming a favourite amongst the locals and business people in and around the Sandton area. Offering International cuisine, a steakhouse with affordability, consistency, excellent service, and outstanding meals. We pride ourselves on being able to create the highest quality.

The Bigmouth Sushi & Grill

$$$$ Nelson Mandela Square, 2146, Johannesburg
Asian Fine dining
The Big Mouth is a contemporary take on the classic diner infused with culinary influences and ingredients from around the globe.

Clico Restaurant

$$$$ 27 Sturdee Avenue Rosebank, 2196, Johannesburg
International European Fine dining
Clico Restaurant has become renowned for being an intimate establishment offering personalized service, and Clico Restaurant retains this theme. Space is a unique architectural design – a metal structure, triple volume ceilings, and natural light flooding through the glass stack doors. This refined food restaurant has, in a short space of time, become a refreshing and welcome addition to the Johannesburg dining scene.

Piccolo Mondo

$$$$ 135 West Street Nelson Mandela Square, 2196, Sandton, Johannesburg
International European Fine dining
True to its name, the Piccolo Mondo really is “a world in one”, combined with superb food, excellent wine, and a sophisticated ambiance. The Piccolo Mondo instantly turns your visit into a distinctive culinary experience. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are served seven days a week in this magnificent restaurant, which overlooks Nelson Mandela Square.

Caraffa Restaurant

$$$$ 46 Selati St &, Garsfontein Rd, Alphen Park, 0081, Pretoria
Italian European Casual Dining Pizzeria
Caraffa Restaurant is located right in the heart of Garsfontein Rd, Alphen Park, in Pretoria, the restaurant houses an authentic, rich atmosphere, crafted with care, love, and devotion serving delicious Italian and European cuisines.

Kream Brooklyn

$$$$ 283 Dey St, Nieuw Muckleneuk, 0181, Pretoria
International European Fine dining
Kream Restaurant is the location to take your partner, friends or business associates for lunch or dinner. The vibe is uniquely upmarket, with an interior designed to wow and make you feel welcome. With an extensive wine list and rare whiskey and cognac selection that compliments the continental menu perfectly, this venue is sure to impress. Kream can accommodate intimate dinners but also larger groups. Service is paramount at Kream, ensuring that your every need is handled.

Kream Mall Of Africa

$$$$ Magwa Cres, 1686, Waterval City, Johannesburg
International European Fine dining
Kream Restaurant is the location to take your partner, friends, or business associates for lunch or dinner. The vibe is uniquely upmarket, with an interior designed to wow and make you feel welcome. With an extensive wine list, rare whiskey, and cognac selection that compliments the continental menu perfectly, this venue is sure to impress. Kream can accommodate intimate dinners and more prominent groups, with three private dining rooms; one hosts 16 people and is laptop-ready for presentations, using a plasma screen.

Pachas Restaurant

$$$$ The Club Centre, 22 Dely Road, Cnr Elandslaagte Street & Dely Road, 0081, Hazelwood, Pretoria
International European Casual Dining
Pachas Restaurant offers upmarket Steakhouse fare and a wide variety of International and European cuisines. Pachas has many private venue options for that special occasion!
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