Frequently Asked Questions

Does Suikerbossie Restaurant & Estate have a Generator on-site?

YES, WE HAVE A 55KVA GENERATOR WITH AN AUTOMATIC SWITCH-OVER.

 

Does Suikerbossie Restaurant & Estate host intimate Weddings?

YES, WE HOST INTIMATE WEDDINGS IN THE MORNING FOR A MIN OF 50 GUESTS IN OUR UPSTAIRS VENUE.

 

Can you get married in the Suikerbossie Restaurant & Estate Garden?

YES, MORNING WEDDINGS TAKE PLACE AT 10AM AND EVENING WEDDINGS AT 5.30PM.

 

Can you supply your our own Wine and Champagne?

YES, CORKAGE IS R55.00 PER BOTTLE OPENED. 

 

Can you bring in your own Catering?

NO, SUIKERBOSSIE RESTAURANT & ESTATE HAS ITS OWN IN-HOUSE CHEFS AND KITCHEN TEAM.

 

Is Suikerbossie Restaurant & Estate's catering Halaal?

YES, SUIKERBOSSIE RESTAURANT & ESTATE CAN CATER AS HALAAL FRIENDLY; ALL MEAT IS PURCHASED FROM BUSY CORNER BUTCHERY - RETREAT - MR DUNSAR (HALAAL CERTIFIED) 

 

Can Suikerbossie Restaurant & Estate host a Function/Wedding after 12am at night?

YES, THE EVENT CAN BE HELD TILL 1AM AT AN ADDITIONAL CHARGE OF R3800.00 FOR THE HOUR.

 

Are Waitrons and Bar Staff included?

YES, STAFFING IS INCLUDED IN THE PRICE PER HEAD. 

 

Are glasses and ice included.

YES, IT IS INCLUDED IN THE PRICE PER HEAD.

Does Suikerbossie Restaurant & Estate host Kosher Weddings & Bar/But Mitsvah's?

YES, THERE IS A SEPARATE KOSHER KITCHEN UNDER THE SUPERVISION OF THE BETH-DIN [THE MISGIAH IS ON DUTY FOR 2 DAYS BEFORE-HAND DURING PREPARATIONS], AND ON THE DAY/NIGHT OF THE FUNCTION.  

 

Does Suikerbossie Restaurant & Estate have sufficient parking and car-park guards?

YES, WE HOST FUNCTIONS FOR 300 GUESTS AND ARE GUARDED BY ADT.

 

Does Suikerbossie Restaurant & Estate host Matric Balls and University Residence Dances?

YES, PLEASE REQUEST A MATRIC DANCE/UNI QUOTATION AS DISCOUNTS ARE OFFERED. 

 

Is there a contingency plan for bad weather?

YES, THE RECEPTION VENUE IS SPACIOUS ENOUGH TO HOST CEREMONIES, PRE-DRINKS, STARTERS AND CANAPES INSIDE. 

 

Does Suikerbossie Restaurant & Estate have a fire place.

YES, THE MAIN VENUE OFFERS A FIREPLACE, WHICH PROVES VERY POPULAR DURING OUR WINTER SEASON. 

 

Does Suikerbossie Restaurant & Estate have an Low [Off] Season Rate?

YES, THERE IS A WINTER SPECIAL OFFERED FROM THE 1st APRIL TILL END OF AUGUST.

 

Does Suikerbossie Restaurant & Estate offer any Accommodation?

YES, THERE ARE 3 COTTAGES ON OUR ESTATE WHICH CAN BE BOOKED VIA OUR AIRBNB LINK [AVAILABLE ON THE ACCOMMODATION TAB].

Does Suikerbossie Restaurant & Estate provide an Event Co-ordinater?

YES, WE ARE A FAMILY RUN AND CO-ORDINATED BUSINESS AND ONE OF THE PARTNERS WILL ALWAYS BE ON DUTY.

 

What colour table linen is provided by Suikerbossie Restaurant & Estate?

WHITE ROUND CLOTHS TO THE FLOOR AND WHITE LINEN NAPKINS ARE INCLUDED.

 

What size are Suikerbossie Restaurant & Estate's banqueting tables and how many guests are seated at a table?

TABLES ARE 1.5m IN DIAMETER AND 10 GUESTS ARE SEATED PER TABLE.

 

What type of Bar can Suikerbossie Restaurant & Estate provide at our Function?

A FULLY-CASH BAR OR A TAB WITH A SELECTION IS POSSIBLE  [A DEPOSIT AMOUNT IS PRE PAID].

 

When do we need to pay the Venue Hire to Suikerbossie Restaurant & Estate?

THE NON-REFUNDABLE VENUE HIRE IS USED AS CONFIRMATION TO SECURE THE DATE.  

 

When does the Head Chef need final number of guests?

FINAL NUMBERS ARE REQUIRED 1 WEEK BEFORE THE FUNCTION DATE, AS ORDERS NEED TO BE PLACED TIMOROUSLY.

 

What is the meal charge for Service Providers and Children U/12?

SERVICE PROVIDERS AND CHILDREN UNDER 12 ARE CHARGED AT ½ PRICE.

 

When should the final invoice be settled?

48 HOURS BEFORE THE FUNCTION DATE [A POP SHOULD BE EMAILED TO THE MANAGER].

When should the Strike-down of Decor, Sound Equipment & Hired-In Items take place?

ONCE THE EVENT ENDS, SERVICE PROVIDERS WILL HAVE 45 MINUTES TO COMPLETE THEIR

STRIKE-DOWN.