Once again, the top restaurant sin South Africa has been announced. Although Cape Town and surrounds are still leading the pack, we are happy to see there area a few award winners elsewhere in South Africa.

Congratulations to the winners! Should you want to compare to the 2013 winners, click here.

The Top 10 restaurants for 2014:

  1. The Test Kitchen (Cape Town)
  2. Five Hundred (Johannesburg)
  3. The Tasting Room (Franschhoek)
  4. Restaurant Mosaic (Pretoria)
  5. Jordan Restaurant (Stellenbosch)
  6. Overture (Stellenbosch)
  7. Rust en Vrede (Stellenbosch)
  8. DW Eleven-13 (Johannesburg)
  9. The Restaurant at Newton Johnson (Hemel-en-Aarde Valley)
  10. Terroir (Stellenbosch)

Restaurant of the Year: The Test Kitchen, Cape Town

Eat Out S. Pellegrino Chef of the Year: Chantel Dartnall, Restaurant Mosaic, Pretoria

Grolsch Service Excellence: The Tasting Room, Franschhoek

Nederburg Rising Star: Kobus van der Merwe, Oep ve Koep in Paternoster

Tsogo Sun Wine Service: Patson Mathonsi, DW Eleven-13 in Johannesburg

The Lannice Snyman Lifetime Achievement Award in association with Paarl Media: Eduan Naude and the late Brian Shalkoff

Woolworths TASTE Eat Out Bursary Award: Thozamile Mgumane

Boschendal Style Award: Equus Dine at Cavalli, in Stellenbosch

Best Asian Restaurant: Kyoto Garden Sushi, in Cape Town

Best Everyday Eatery: Chefs Warehouse & Canteen, in Cape Town

Best Country-Style Restaurant: Café Bloom, in KwaZulu-Natal

Best Italian Restaurant: La Sosta in Swellendam

Best Steakhouse: The Local Grill in Parktown North