Constantia is ideally located in Constantia Nek, near Cape Town City’s Center. It is a 60-hectare property, situated at an altitude of 130-270 meters above sea level. It is the oldest wine-producing region in South Africa dating back to 1685. It is a family-run business.

Constantia Glen has become a famous restaurant in South Africa. Besides its unique wines, it also offers a range of food items including flammkuchen, platters, soup, salad, mains, desserts, and beverages.

All the menu items are prepared from high-quality fresh and local ingredients. Their special dish is Flammkuchen (thinly rolled flatbread baked in a wood-fired oven.)

The restaurant is ideally located in the mountains offering a fantastic mountain view along with tasty food and wines. The atmosphere here is cool and cozy. The staff is friendly and well-dressed. They uniquely serve you. The menu prices are affordable ranging from R25 to R520.

Constantia Glen Platters

PlatterDescriptionPrice (R)
Biltong & Droë worsServed with a French baguette, smoked rooibos butter and Peppadew® pâtéR245
CheeseLa Petite France brie, Cremalat gorgonzola, Gay’s Guernsey Dairy Mature Cheddar, Gay’s Guernsey Dairy Gruyère, grape jelly and seasonal fruit. Served with a French baguette and smoked rooibos butterR285
CharcuterieProsciutto, Coppa and salami, olive tapenade, gherkins & Peppadew® pâté. Served with a French baguette and smoked rooibos butterR255
Cheese & Charcuterie for 2Fine cheeses, cured meats, seasonal fruits, artichokes, gherkins, caper berries, Peppadew® pâté, grape jelly, olive tapenade, served with a French baguetteR520

Constantia Glen Flammkuchen

Thinly Rolled Flatbread Baked in a Wood-Fired Oven.

ItemDescriptionPrice (R)
ClassicWith a choice of Alphen Speck or artichokes, crème frâiche, leeks, red onions, and chivesR170
VeganVegan pesto, grilled peppers, mushrooms, olives, capers, artichokes, and truffle oilR190
Winemaker’sCrème frâiche, bacon, boerewors, 2 eggs, roasted tomatoes, mushrooms, and rocketR190
MeatSlow-roasted lamb, crème frâiche, roasted tomatoes, feta & rocket with chimichurri sauceR200
CapreseBuffalo mozzarella, slow-roasted tomatoes, and basil pestoR230
Truffle & Wild MushroomFresh black truffle shavings, crème frâiche, roasted wild mushrooms & onionR390

Constantia Glen Beverages

ItemPrice (R)
Liqueur Coffee – Amarula/Coffee Liqueur/Whisky/FrangelicoR80
Single EspressoR30
Double EspressoR35
Selection of TeaR25
Hot ChocolateR40
Sanpellegrino – Blood Orange, Grapefruit, Orange, Lemon, or Pomegranate & OrangeR48
Non-alcoholic MojitoR45
Still/Sparkling WaterR30

Constantia Glen Soups & Salads

ItemDescriptionPrice (R)
Roasted Cauliflower Soup (V)Creamy roasted cauliflower soup, and roasted pumpkin seeds, served with a French baguetteR120
Mediterranean SaladGrilled artichokes, roasted red peppers, feta, olives, tomatoes, cucumbers, and lettuceR120
– Add Grilled Chicken Breast(Option to add grilled chicken breast to Mediterranean Salad)R140
Beetroot SaladRoasted beetroot, goat’s cheese, lettuce, and walnuts served with a honey balsamic reductionR120
Seared Tuna NicoiseSeared tuna steak, olives, potatoes, boiled egg, green beans, tomatoes, and lettuce with a traditional dressingR240

Constantia Glen Mains

ItemDescriptionPrice (R)
Vegan Sliders (V)Homemade mushroom and falafel patties with lettuce, tomato, and gherkin salsa on sesame seed buns with French fries or sweet potato fries and onion ringsR160
RindsgulaschTraditional Austrian Goulash made with beef, paprika, onions and served with SpätzleR170
Trout RostiPotato rosti served with oak-smoked trout and crème frâicheR170
Wagyu Beef BurgerWagyu beef patty with cheddar/gorgonzola cheese, lettuce, tomato, and gherkin salsa on a Brioche bun with French fries or sweet potato fries and onion ringsR175
PastaWild mushrooms and fresh truffle with a gorgonzola & coconut cream sauceR240
KingklipBeer battered and served with salad, French fries, or sweet potato fries and homemade tartare sauce – or grilled and served with an olive & caper salsaR240
Seared Beef FilletBeef fillet served with salad, French fries, or sweet potato fries and béarnaise sauceR290
Char Grilled Rib-eye30-day dry-aged beef Rib-eye served on potato rosti with seasonal vegetables and jusR350
Slow Roasted Lamb ShankServed with bone marrow mashed potato, Mango chutney, roasted baby vegetables, and red wine jusR375

Constantia Glen Desserts

DessertDescriptionPrice (R)
AffogatoVanilla ice cream topped with a shot of espresso coffeeR55
Ice-cream2 Scoops of our homemade crème frâiche ice-creamR65
Creme bruleeBaked custard with caramelized sugar toppingR80
Don PedroAmarula/Coffee Liqueur/Whisky/Frangelico and vanilla ice creamR80
Chocolate fondantBaked chocolate dessert topped with a cherry coulis and served with homemade crème frâiche ice creamR90
Malva PuddingMalva pudding with Amarula Crème Anglaise and homemade ice-creamR90

Constantia Glen Wine Tasting Options

ItemDescriptionPrice (R)
Constantia Glen Flagship Tasting – 4 Wines2022 Constantia Glen Sauvignon Blanc, 2021 Constantia Glen TWO, 2021 Constantia Glen THREE, 2021 Constantia Glen FIVER150
Constantia Glen Full House Tasting – 7 Wines2022 Constantia Saddle White, 2022 Constantia Glen Sauvignon Blanc, 2021 Constantia Glen TWO, 2023 Constantia Saddle Rose, 2021 Constantia Saddle Red, 2021 Constantia Glen THREE, 2021 Constantia Glen FIVER190
Van Wyk Family Wines Tasting – 6 Wines2022 Chenin Blanc, 2022 Riesling, 2020 Olivia Grace, 2022 Rachel Rose, 2021 Rebecca May, 2020 SyrahR150
White Wine Tasting – 7 Wines2022 Constantia Saddle White, 2022 Constantia Glen Sauvignon Blanc, 2021 Constantia Glen TWO, 2022 Van Wyk Chenin Blanc, 2022 Van Wyk Riesling, 2020 Van Wyk Olivia Grace, 2022 Van Wyk Rachel RoseR160
Red Wine Tasting – 5 Wines2021 Van Wyk Rebecca May 2020 Van Wyk Syrah, 2021 Constantia Saddle Red, 2021 Constantia Glen THREE, 2021 Constantia Glen FIVER170

Constantia Glen Wines

WineDescriptionPrice per Glass (R)Price per Bottle (R)
2022 Constantia Glen Sauvignon BlancA classic, unwooded Constantia Sauvignon Blanc, showing beautiful freshness, elegance, and a well-defined minerality. 4½ stars Platter (94 pts)R65R245
2021 Constantia Glen TWOA lightly wooded white blend of 73% Sauvignon Blanc and 27% Sémillon, barrel-fermented and matured for 12 months in 600-litre French oak barrels, as well as 10% in clay amphorae. Decanter 93 pts, IWC 93 pts, Tim Atkin MW 94 ptsR100R390
2021 Constantia Glen THREEA beautifully balanced red blend comprising 67% Merlot, 23% Cabernet Franc, and 10% Cabernet Sauvignon.R125R480
2021 Constantia Glen FIVEOur flagship Bordeaux-style red blend made from our estate vineyards, this elegant vintage is made up of 27% Cabernet Franc, 24% Cabernet Sauvignon, 24% Merlot, 14% Petit Verdot, and 11% Malbec.R215R830

Constantia Saddle Wines

WineDescriptionPrice (R)
2022 Constantia Saddle WhiteA refreshing and flavorful unwooded white blend of 92% Sauvignon Blanc and 8% Sémillon, made from grapes grown on the estate.R140
2023 Constantia Saddle RoséThis rich, full-flavored dry Rosé is made from all five Bordeaux red grape varieties grown on the estate and offers blissful enjoyment on a warm summer’s day.R160
2021 Constantia Saddle RedA juicy, medium-bodied red blend made from our estate-grown grapes. A blend of 78% Petit Verdot and 22% Malbec, matured for 16 months in a combination of new, second, and third-fill French oak barrels.R220

Van Wyk Family Wines

WineDescriptionPrice per Glass (R)Price per Bottle (R)
2022 Van Wyk Family Chenin BlancA lightly wooded Chenin Blanc matured for 8 months in old French oak barrels, minimal intervention, granite soil in Stellenbosch.R90R345
2022 Van Wyk Family RieslingA dry Riesling made from an old Weisser Riesling vineyard in Stellenbosch planted in 1982. Fermented and matured for 7 months in 5th-fill French oak demi-muid barrels. Tim Atkin MW 93 pts, 4½ stars PlatterR75R295
2020 Van Wyk Family Olivia GraceA vibrant and balanced blend of 60% Chenin Blanc, 12% Chardonnay, 12% Roussanne, 6% Riesling, 5% Verdelho, and 5% Viognier. Tim Atkin MW 91 pts, 4½ stars PlatterR75R295
2022 Van Wyk Family Rachel RoseA skin-contact white blend of 47% Viognier, 32% Chenin Blanc, and 21% Roussanne. Matured in old French oak barrels for 14 months.R85R325
2021 Van Wyk Family Rebecca MayA fragrant and refreshing (southern-Rhone inspired) light-bodied red blend of 56% Cinsaut, 22% Syrah, and 22% Grenache. 5 stars Platter (95 pts)R85R325
2020 Van Wyk Family SyrahA medium-bodied Elgin Syrah made with 50% whole-bunch fermentation and matured in old French oak barrels for 13 months. Tim Atkin MW 92 pts, 4½ stars PlatterR85R325

Special Wine Offerings

WineDescriptionPrice (R)
2018 Rosemarie & Funa Brut Rosé MCCA distinctive MCC from Chardonnay and Pinot Noir. Delicious creamy texture having spent 3 years maturing on the lees in the bottle.R400
2017 Constantia Glen THREEA red blend comprising 52% Merlot, 31% Cabernet Franc, and 17% Cabernet Sauvignon.R740
2016 Constantia Glen FIVEOur flagship Bordeaux-style red blend is made from our estate vineyards. This vintage is composed of 30% Cabernet Sauvignon, 29% Cabernet Franc, 23% Merlot, 12% Petit Verdot, and 6% Malbec.R950

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