PLANET RESTAURANT & BAR

The glittering Planet Restaurant and Planet Bar are chic, contemporary spaces in which to enjoy out-of-this-world dishes and cocktails.

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Planet Restaurant

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Dining with the stars is guaranteed at Cape Town’s most stylish restaurant. Crystal balls grace the entrance and the décor includes a galaxy-themed carpet, planetary chandelier and twinkling ceilings. 

Matching the décor are Chef Rudi Liebenberg’s heavenly menus, journeys of gastronomic discovery featuring the freshest local ingredients. 

Download menus: À la carte  |  Cheese and dessert

From the conservatory to the cellar, Planet Restaurant’s unique spaces can also host the perfect private party

Open: Monday–Saturday, 6:30–10:30pm

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Celebration Table with Veuve Clicquot

Celebration Table with Veuve Clicquot

Take your seat at the private Cellar Table, specially decorated for two. The gentle glow of candlelight sets the scene for a romantic dinner, complete with a bottle of Veuve Clicquot Rosé and two dozen roses.

Priced at R2950. Reservations are essential.

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Planet Bar

Cool, chic, yet timelessly elegant, Planet Bar buzzes year round with well-heeled Capetonians sipping sundowner cocktails or pre-dinner champagne. 

The bar’s stylish celestial décor, quirky touches and comfy couches create a relaxing ambience. Whether you’re people watching from the terrace in the summer or curling up by the fire with a glass of red in the winter, this is the place to be. 

Planet Bar offers an extensive cocktail menu, a wide selection of champagnes and wines, and an assortment of light canapés.

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Open: Noon until late

Chef's Table

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The Chef’s Table is a custom-designed, interactive culinary experience featuring Mount Nelson’s finest cuisine and wines.

You are seated at an oak table in an alcove of the hotel kitchen, complete with an oversized mirror affording a perfect view of the chefs at work. You are able to watch the chefs prepare specific dishes and to discuss the recipe and the inspiration behind them. 

Menus are designed on the day according to Executive Chef Rudi Liebenberg choice of fresh seasonal and local ingredients. 

Lunch: Every Friday from noon till 3pm, priced at R500 per person including wine pairings
Maximum four guests per table

Dinner: 6:30pm, priced at  R795 per person or R995 including wine pairings 
Caters for six to 10 people

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Eat, Sleep, Cook Gourmet

Experience the true flavours of South Africa with a culinary retreat to Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel.

Includes:

  • Daily full English breakfast
  • A five-course dinner, specially created for you, using the best local produce of the day
  • A tour of Bo Kaap, including a cookery class in a local home
  • A selection of recipes and spice souvenirs
  • And more...

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Planet Restaurant & Bar

Planet Restaurant & Bar

The glittering Planet Restaurant and Planet Bar are chic, contemporary spaces in which to enjoy out-of-this-world dishes and cocktails.
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