The Idiom Restaurant and Tasting Centre opened in June 2016, and the venue offers ‘contemporary dining ‘ in the restaurant and a wine tasting centre that showcases Idiom’s flagship blends, signature Italian varietal wines and rare limited release 900 Series wines. Explore the ‘Cape Idiom’ of the great wine regions of the world, while taking in architecture, views, and Italian-South African wines. Guests are able to embark on a virtual journey through the main wine regions of Italy at the Vinotria Italian Wine Library – a display of 250 wines from all over Italy distributed by Bottega Family Wines in South Africa.
three course lunch Menu
Join us at Idiom for a gourmet lunch experience. Our chefs have created a stunning menu that includes flavoursome ravioli, delectable braised veal shank, a luscious chocolate dessert and optional sides. We also offer wholesome gluten-free and vegetarian options.
Our Chef team has prepared a brand new, mouth-watering breakfast menu. Enjoy your favourite breakfast while taking in the beautiful morning views of the False Bay and Helderberg mountains. Our gourmet breakfasts include eggs benedict, a full english breakfast and more.
Explore our local expression, the Cape Idiom, of the great wine regions of the world from the comfort of our mountain facing tasting bar which welcomes guests to enjoy the spectacular views while wine tasting. Our macaron pairing is a real treat.
À La Carte Menu
Enjoy a selection of dishes for a light meal with our a la carte options whilst enjoying the architecture and breath-taking views from the terrace of our restaurant. Our signature lamb burger with crispy bacon and merlot-infused onions is worth the visit alone.