Whether you are looking for memorable first date, preparing for Valentine’s Day or even just trying to add a little spice to your relationship, a romantic dinner is one of the best ways to connect with your partner in an age old tradition tailored for romance and intimacy.
A romantic dinner needs to be special if it’s going leave a lasting impression on both you and your partner long after the night has ended. It’s not an everyday affair. It’s a once in awhile treat that needs to break routine if it is to be savoured. It’s an occasion to dress up in the clothes you are dying to show off, enjoy a spectacular meal that delights the senses and luxuriate in a venue that lends the evening a sense of elegance and glamour.
Bombay Brasserie is a prime location for those wanting a truly fancy night out. Amidst its contemporary design and luxurious decor you will find a rich atmosphere of intimacy and exclusivity. Its highly acclaimed menu provides an extraordinary choice of starters, mains and desserts as well as a wine list tailored to pair the best of South African wines with the best Indian cuisine.
The Twankey Seafood, Champagne and Oyster Bar is the place to go to spoil you partner. With its smooth pillars and dark wood surfaces, Twankey is the perfect place for pre-dinner drinks, or it’s delicious selection of hot and cold seafood tapas in the privacy of its corner booths. Twankey’s plush, comfortable decor and soulful music compliment its selection of fine champagnes and oysters, ensuring an evening of romantic indulgence.
For those wanting to enjoy a romantic dinner outside under the trees, Mint Restaurant’s relaxed atmosphere and varied menu of local and international dishes is ideal for a romantic first date. Mint’s mezzanine level is also perfect for private dining, and features an open plan show kitchen.
This Christmas, the Taj Cape Town is featuring a number of elegant events for the whole family.
Taj Christmas celebrations range from relaxed family afternoon tea to sophisticated evening functions.
Treat your family this Christmas eve with a festive gourmet dinner at Mint Restaurant. Mint offers fine dining in a relaxed atmosphere, making it the ideal venue of the whole family to enjoy a special Christmas Eve supper. The four-course menu offers reduced prices for children under twelve, and kids under five eat free.
A more formal Christmas Eve offering is to be found at the Bombay Brasserie.
Bombay Brasserie is renowned for offering some of the finest gourmet Indian cuisine. On Christmas Eve, the five-course tasting menu promises to be a gastronomic adventure par excellence. At R550 per person (or R750 with wine pairing) for five exquisite courses, it represents good value too.
From 6.30 PM the Taj will be hosting Christmas carols in the lobby, with complimentary cocktails and live musical performances.
The Taj Cape Town has a number of fantastic options for Christmas Day, including a festive buffet at Mint and afternoon tea in the Lobby Lounge.
You will enjoy live jazz during lunch and there will be live festive entertainment throughout the day.
In the evening, you once more have the opportunity to enjoy fine-dining at Mint and the Bombay Brasserie.
Mint is offering a superior a la carte three course menu, for R250 per person (or R350 with wines selected by Mint’s sommelier).
At Bombay Brasserie, you can enjoy an elegant five-course tasting menu, designed with the most demanding epicureans in mind. This is set at R550 per person, or R750 with sommelier-paired wines.
Day of Goodwill
On 26 December 2010, Mint Restaurant is hosting a sumptuous champagne brunch. Enjoy jazz and relax with the whole family at this festive occasion.
Continue the festivities with a lavish supper at Bombay Brasserie.
The Taj offers luxury accommodation in Cape Town. Too book any of these special festive meals or events, and for other dining reservations, you can call the hotel directly on +27 (0)21 819 2000.