From wine tasting dinners to sumptuous seasonal menus, find out about the latest culinary events at Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel.

Wine & Dine Series

Wine & Dine Series

Executive Chef Rudi Liebenberg and Sommelier Pearl Oliver have teamed up with some of the world's most talented winemakers, brew masters and whiskey producers, to bring you these delicious gastronomic evenings.

26 September: Steenberg Estate

31 October: Simonsig Estate

28 November: Dalla Cia

Time: 7pm - beginning with pre-dinner drinks, an introduction to the menu, and an overview of the wines from the winemaker

Cost: R485 per person, which includes a seven-course dinner with paired wines

Please note: Maximum party size of 8 people, reservations are essential

To book or to find out how you can combine any of these events with a stay at the hotel, contact us:
Tel: +27 21 483 1948

Winter Specials

Brandy Tasting, Cape Town

Brandy and Tapas
Warm up this winter with a menu of ten exclusive winelands and Klein Karoo pot still brandies. Delicious sweet and savoury tapas-style treats are paired with each variety. Enjoy them by a warming open fire in Planet Bar or Planet Restaurant. A wine and canapé menu variation is also available.

Download the menu >

Cheese Fondue, Mount Nelson Hotel

Cheese Fondue for Two
Chef Rudi’s unique fondue is the perfect way to ward off the chill of winter.

Made from Gruyère, Emmentaler, mature cheddar and a hint of garlic, it’s served with a variety of dipping condiments. Available throughout August and September and priced at R260 for two people.

Beef Wellington at Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel

Winter Wellington
Belmond Mount Nelson’s acclaimed Beef Wellington returns for the season. Seared beef fillet in a local Cape mushroom duxelle is wrapped in bacon and encased in a delicate puff pastry before being baked to perfection.

Priced at R295 for two people, available 1 May to 30 September 2014.

Winter Dining, Cape Town

Winter Lounge Menu
Take a seat in our bright, airy conservatory and look forward to our new winter menu.

A seasonal favourite is the classic Reuben’s sandwich, brimming with hot corned beef, Swiss cheese and sauerkraut. Indulge in rich tomato soup and homemade salted beef, or Chef Rudi’s signature beef stroganoff.

Eat, Sleep, Cook Gourmet

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


  • 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...


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.
Oasis Bistro

Oasis Bistro

Enjoy an exquisite selection of Mediterranean-inspired dishes and local classics.
Afternoon Tea

Afternoon Tea

No visit to Cape Town is complete without Afternoon Tea at Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel.
Events & Specials

Events & Specials

From wine tasting dinners to sumptuous seasonal menus, find out about the latest culinary events at Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel.