Best Breakfast Spots in Constantia and Surrounds

Words: Emma Nkunzana

No matter what side of the bed you leap or crawl out of, one thing that is guaranteed to make your experience better, is a good ol’ hearty country breakfast. That’s why we’ve rounded up some of our best breakfast spots in Constantia.

Best Breakfast Spots in Constantia and Surrounds

Bistro Sixteen82

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Bistro Sixteen82 is located on Steenberg Wine Estate, overlooking the magnificent stone mountains and expansive Winelands. It spills onto the surrounding indigenous gardens with a terraced dining area leading to reflective water features.

The view isn’t the only thing that makes it one of the best breakfast spots in Constantia, The Bistro is also a multi-sensory delight, and the food is fresh, generous and creative.

Try their Eggs Benedict with pork belly bacon. Yum!

Location: Steenberg Estate, Steenberg Road, Constantia Valley
Hours: Mon – Sun: 09h00 – 20h00
Contact: 021 713 2211

Tashas, Constantia Village

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Dining at a restaurant that’s in a mall can be an annoying – you’re inside, but also sometimes outside, but not really. There are shoppers milling around, trolley’s being pushed around noisily… it’s confusing. Despite these annoyances, there are anomalies, such as Tashas in Constantia Village.

It’s casual yet contemporary dining with a clean interior and delicious and fresh food prepared daily. Their favourite Breakfasts include eggs Benedict served on an open toasted village bread, topped with avo, streaky bacon, poached egg & hollandaise sauce, as well as the Avo and Ricotta Village Breakfast, served with a toasted village bread with avo, oven roasted cherry tomatoes, grilled artichokes, coriander and ricotta.

Their food is always consistent and you are guaranteed to leave full and satisfied, which is why it’s one of the best breakfast spots in Constantia.

Try their Avo and Ricotta Village Breakfast

Location: Shop 55 and Spaanshemat Village Constantia, Constantia Main Rd
Hours: Mon – Sat: 07h00 – 21h00 Sun & Public Holidays: 08h00 – 21h00
Contact: 021 794 5449

Chardonnay Deli

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Chardonnay Deli is a great little farm stall style restaurant situated on the outskirts of Constantia, a stone’s throw away from the village but far enough to escape the hustle.

This rustic deli serves old school charm on a plate. Try the BLT with homemade mayo or a crunchy bowl of homemade granola with fresh fruit and thick yoghurt.

Try their French Toasted Croissant with Berry Compote, Cream, Honey, and Nuts

Location: 87 Constantia Main Rd, Constantia
Hours: Mon – Sun: 07h30 – 15h00
Contact: 021 795 0606

Green Vine Eatery at Silvermist

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Located at the top of Constantia Nek, Green Vine Eatery is a relaxed rustic eatery that’s perfect for family weekend breakfasts in the valley.

A firm favourite on the menu is definitely the Breakfast Pizza. It’s topped with slices of their house made sausage with bacon, caramelised onion, tomatoes, mushrooms and is smothered in mozzarella and topped with free-range eggs of your choice.  Their freshly made Potato Rosti served with bacon and two poached eggs is also a win. These dishes are so popular that they are even included on the lunchtime menu. If you looking for something a little less decadent try their smoothie of the day.

Try their Brekkie Pizza

Location: Silvermist Wine Estate, Constantia Nek
Hours: Mon – Sun: 08h00 – 17h00
Contact: 021 794 7602

La Belle Bistro & Bakery at The Alphen Boutique Hotel

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If you enjoy breakfast with a French flair – think freshly baked pastries (and let’s be honest, who doesn’t love those), then breakfast at La Belle is a must.

Located at the Alphen Boutique Hotel in Constantia, it is a stunning setting surrounded by lush green lawns and beautiful flora that is the signature of the Constantia area. Croissants are prepared daily by pastry chef Ludwig van Tonder. It’s a great spot for morning meetings; sit under the majestic oak trees on the terrace while nibbling on scones and coffee. They have an equally delicious location in Camps Bay – so be sure to check it out when you’re in the area.

Try their Ricotta and Asparagus Omelette

Location: Alphen Boutique Hotel, Alphen Drive, Constantia | 201 The Promenade, Victoria Road, Camps Bay
Hours: Mon – Sun: 07h00 – 23h00
Contact: Constantia: 021 795 3200 | Camps Bay: 021 437 1278

Foxcroft Restuarant & Bakery

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At the helm of the Foxcroft Bakery is pastry chef extraordinaire, Glen Foxcroft Williams. Daily, one can find sweet and savoury delights of freshly baked and beautifully hand-crafted French pastries. And of course, no bakery would be complete without a selection of artisan breads to eat in or take home, or both. Stop in for coffee and a pastry, you won’t be sorry.

Try their Paris-Brest

Location: Shop 8/9, High Constantia Centre, Groot Constantia Rd
Hours: Mon – Sun: 08h00 – 16h00
Contact: 021 202 3304 

Open door at Constantia Uitsig

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With beautifully themed dining areas, it’s no surprise that Constantia Uitsig’s Open Door is a welcoming location for any meal and celebration. Guests can enjoy breakfast while gazing onto the majestic Contantiaberg Mountains.

The Breakfast menu is short and sweet yet missing nothing. It includes the traditional English Breakfast, though aptly named Constantia and Uitsig Breakfast. Pastries are made daily, you can expect freshly made toasted brioche served with poached eggs, bone marrow, citrus hollandaise, chorizo and sweet corn. Also delicacies such as an almond crusted french toast sandwich, with orange marmalade, Boerenkaas, watercress and sour cream. This is one of our best breakfast spots in Constantia!

Try their Almond Crusted French Toast sandwich, with Orange Marmalade, Boerenkaas, Watercress and Sour Cream

Location: Spaanschemat River Road, Constantia
Hours: Mon – Sun: 09h00 – 22h00
Contact: 021 794 3010


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This Cape Malay inspired restaurant is housed in the beautiful Groot Constantia estate, and boasts some pretty delicious brekkies.

Enjoy your beautiful breakfast overlooking the expansive vineyards and oak trees. The menu is quite comprehensive, with a gluten-free section with that has some really yummy options like their sweetcorn and feta scrambled eggs, with crispy leeks, micro herbs and bacon lardons. The also have a classic breakfast menu and for those who love hollandaise – there is the classic Benedict, Florentine and Provencal option with grilled black mushroom and wilted spinach.

Try their Portobello Mushroom with Poached Eggs, Bacon Lardons, Spinach and Tomato Hollandaise.

Location: Groot Constantia, Groot Constantia Road
Hours: Mon-Sat: 09h00-21h00 Sun: 09h00-17h00
Contact: 021 794 6255

La Parada Constantia Nek

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The team revamped one of Constantia’s most iconic heritage sites to create this edition to the La Parada family. The name has become known far and wide as the areas most popular and upmarket grazing ground and watering hole.

For the mornings – there are a number of brekkies and delicious pastries to choose from. We love their breakfast pan with slow cooked tomato, fried chorizo, blackened corn, eggs and toasted ciabatta. They also have an amazing eggs benny for those with the hots for hollandaise, served with gammon instead of classic ham – mmmmm. If you happen to have your breakfast or brunch on a Sunday – stick around for their afternoon Sunday sessions with DJ Rene on the bongo drums from 15h00 till 20h00 – it’s a serious vibe!

Try their Pan Breakfast

Location: 1 Hout Bay Road
Hours: Mon-Sun: 08h00-00h00
Contact: 021 795 0620

Feeling inspired by our best breakfast spots in Constantia? Check out our list of things to do in the Constantia area.

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