Franschhoek restaurants take food very seriously. It is not for nothing that, packed with prize winning restaurants, Franschhoek is known as the Gourmet Capital of South Africa. Cuisine is meant to do more than just nourish, each mouthful is meant to transport you to another world. After experiencing exceptional food you should fall head over heels in love with it. You should be dreaming about it, yearning after it, wanting more of it for the rest of your life. It should be something you can never forget and are constantly chasing after. The 36 Franschhoek restaurants, and 4 South African 5 star chefs, continuously produce cuisine that does just that becomes your palate’s first love.