"a 350-seat Ivory Arch Buffet Restaurant, Firefly Grill á la Carte Restaurant, Nguni Bar, The Supper Club, three function venues and five state-of-the-art conference rooms"
Situated just off the R21, the Stone Cradle Restaurant & Venue is conveniently close to the Rietvlei Nature Reserve and Centurion. Nestled on a secluded seven-hectare estate one feels immediately at peace away from the hustle and bustle of city life. The venue is in an enviable position being close enough to the city to conduct both corporate and private functions.
Accessible from the Gauteng highway network, key business destinations and service facilities, Stone Cradle restaurant is just 30 minutes from O.R. Tambo International Airport.
Stone Cradle can seat up to 350 guests in the Ivory Arch Buffet Restaurant, Firefly Grill á la Carte Restaurant, Nguni Bar, The Supper Club, three function venues and five world-class conference rooms.
With its spectacular views over the Reserve and Rietvlei Dam, Stone Cradle is the perfect place for your special occasion, whether it’s a wedding, office party, conference, product launch, birthday celebration or anniversary.
Fire Fly Café & Lounge at Stone Cradle
The extremely intimate Fire Fly Café & Lounge area is situated adjacent to The Royal Ivory. An a la carte menu is offered with a few special dishes, all prepared by outstanding South African chefs. Considerable time and energy goes into preparing each dish according to your wishes. Buffet is an option preferred by some and there is a fine selection of wines available.
Tuesdays– Saturdays (08:00 – 22:00)
Sundays (08:00 – 15:00)
The Royal Ivory Arch Buffet
The main dining area is the Royal Ivory Arch accommodating up 350 people inside and 100 people on the huge outdoor terrace. The dining area extends around the entire Royal Ivory Arch and has spectacular views over Pretoria & The Rietvlei Nature Reserve. There is a playground for the children with slides and a jumping castle. For thirsty guests, our notable “Bottomless Glass” is on tap daily. Live entertainment is offered Wednesdays to Sundays.
Buffets are served during the following hours:
Lunch: Fridays to Sundays from 12h00 - 15h30
Dinner: Tuesdays to Saturdays from 18h00 - 22h00.
Tuesdays - Thursdays (Lunch Buffet available on request for groups of 50 persons or more)
The Supper Club
The fashionable lounge offers memorable entertainment combining beautiful music and glorious food. Jazz, rock and the blues, this is a music fiesta not to be missed!
The Nguni bar offers big screens for sports fans and is open 7 days a week. Delicious snacks are served Tuesday to Saturday between 17h00 & 18h00. The Nguni Bar has the finest selection of single malt Whisky, Premium brand spirits, Cognacs and a Boutique Wine selection to choose from as well as quality-imported cigars.
The richest, most aromatic coffees are brewed from the wide selection of imported and local coffee blends for the coffee connoisseur. While sipping on a cocktail the ambiance may lead one to imagine that they are sitting on a long white beach adorned with palms and warm oceans, when in reality the Nguni Bar is situated right in the middle of all the hustle and bustle of the concrete jungle.
Group Capacity : 300+ People Cost Per Head : R125+
- Cuisine : African, Asian, Braai, Breakfast, Buffet, Cape Provencale, Cocktails, Contemporary, Fine Dining, Fusion, Game, Indian, International, Italian, Light Meals, Mexican, Seafood, South African, Spanish, Tapas, Vegetarian, Wine bar
- Ambience : Country, Relaxed
- Entertainment : Comedy, Live music
- Dress : Smart/Casual
Credit Cards Accepted
From R21 (Highway from O.R. Tambo International Airport) towards Pretoria Take Nellmapius off ramp
At robot turn right into Nellmapius Road At robot at Engen Garage, turn right into Goede Hoop Avenue Carry on straight for +-1,7 km, cross the Sesmyl Spruit and turn left into the 1st road (Stone Cradle & Rietvlei Nature Reserve Road signs) The winding road leads to the entrance of the Nature Reserve At the Rietvlei Nature Reserve Gate, turn right into Game Reserve Road Stone Cradle’s entrance is 500m ahead on your right hand side
Open: Breakfast , Lunch , Dinner
Tuesday - Sunday
8am - 10pm