The red carpet is all set to be rolled for the annual Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards due in Cape Town on 18 November and sponsored by Acqua Panna and S.Pellegrino.
The oscars style gala event will held at GrandWest in Cape Town where celebrated chefs, sommeliers, restaurant owners and members of the press will gather to feast on food from some South Africa’s finest chef teams as the roll call is made of the best restaurants in South Africa.
Alongside the restaurant awards there will also be number of individual awards including Eat Out S.Pellegrino & Acqua Panna Chef of the Year, Eat Out Retail Capital New Restaurant of the Year and Eat Out Nederburg Rising Star Award amongst many other others.
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So far there are a list of 30 nominees, due to be shortlisted to the top ten restaurants in South Africa on the awards night.
The 30 Restaurant Nominees
Camphors at Vergelegen
The Chefs’ Table (Umhlanga)
Chefs Warehouse & Canteen
Chefs Warehouse at Beau Constantia Chefs Warehouse at Maison DW Eleven-13
Greenhouse at The Cellars-Hohenort
Le Coin Français
La Petite Colombe
La Tête Marble Nobu at One&Only Overture
The Pot Luck Club
The Restaurant at Waterkloof
Restaurant Mosaic at The Orient
The Shortmarket Club
The Test Kitchen
Thali The Werf Restaurant at Boschendal
Price: R1595 per person
Venue: GrandWest Grand Arena, Cape Town
Date: Sunday, 18 November 2018
Time: 12pm until late