Restaurant Mosaic - Pretoria
Restaurant Mosaic at The Orient is one of South Africas finest destination restaurants where award winning Chef Chantel Dartnall, along with her team is known for presenting the art of nature on her plates. Over the years the Mosaic cellar has reached international acclaim and is unparalleled in this country with some of the most exceptional and rarest wines comprising of more than 75 000 bottles under 5 500 local as well as international labels. Be sure to book a room and stay overnight to enjoy the sophisticated and exotic atmosphere of The Orient Private Hotel’s oasis set in the lush and tranquil 280h of the Francolin Conservancy.
At Restaurant Mosaic, we have always had a great passion for food and wine pairing and it plays a very big part of the experience that we present to our guests. The search for the “perfect pairing leads our team to France annually to travel to the different regions and visit the exceptional wine growers and producers to select the wines that we will present in the Mosaic Cellar. Restaurant Mosaic’s cellar master Cobus du Plessis was inducted as a “Commandeur” by the South African chapter of the Commanderie de Bordeaux in 2018.
Chantel Dartnall is the Chef Patron of Restaurant Mosaic, which opened in 2006 and has since been rated as one of South Africa’s top 10 fine dining establishments. Chef Chantel is renowned not only in South Africa but also in the culinary circles internationally for her unique interpretation of botanical fine dining and has twice been named the South African Chef of the Year at the annual Eat Out Restaurant Awards, first in 2009, and then again in 2014. Chef Chantel has also received the title as The Best Lady Chef in the World at the annual Best Chef Awards in 2017.
Chef Chantel Dartnall was invited by M. le Président de la République française Emmanuel Macron to attend a special lunch at the Palais de l’Elysée prior to the the La Liste 2019 Gala Ceremony that was hosted at the Quai d’Orsay. During this ceremony Restaurant Mosaic was named as one of the top 200 Restaurants in the world and receive the 2019 La Liste Award for the Best Wine List in the world.
Orient Boutique Hotel, Francolin Ave, Elandsfontein
+27 12 371 2902