An incredible view, tantalising Asian-inspired cuisine, an impressive wine list and refreshing cocktails – does this sound like your kind of vibe? If yes, then you defs need to head to the Phantom Taste Room at the Purple Rayn Boutique Guest House in Constantia, Cape Town.
Situated in the Cecilia Forest (the views are breathtaking), this boutique guesthouse has 12 luxury suites, three restaurants and a spa – the perfect spot for a romantic weekend away with bae, or Friday night cocktails and dinner with your girl squad.
Now, let’s talk about the food! The Phantom Taste Room serves up mouth-watering dishes, which are curated by Chef Warren Carney and his team. Here’s just a taste of what you’ll get to experience at this chic eatery:
Beautifully plated Diwali oysters:
Miso dashi, ramen noodles, shitake, wakame, charred corn, spring onion and egg:
Tuna with seaweed, watermelon, sesame and chèvre:
Sweet and sour chickpea dhal and parantha:
You also have to try all the desserts, which include white chocolate miso with sesame and orange; coconut, passion fruit, falernum, mango and raspberry; and ginger and honeycomb cheesecake with ginger bush and cinnamon. Yum!