Cape Town Restaurants Cape Town Overview
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Durbanville Contemporary restaurant
The contemporary and relaxed bistro setting is the perfect location for lazy lunches and romantic dinner. The menu focuses on fresh local produce and a stunning range of wines.
Wrapped by spectacular glass walls that reveal stretching vistas to the sea and over the hills to the distant mountain, The Eatery creates a sense of well-being and relaxation surrounded by beautiful vineyards.
Enjoy a relaxed day out with family or friends or indulge over a romantic dinner at The Eatery in Durbanville.
Mowbray Mexican restaurant
Experience the warmest welcome from friendly, attentive staff that instantly makes you feel like a regular at The Fat Cactus, Mowbray.
Mexican and American fare in hearty portions is the order of the day. The burgers are a must. Other options include burritos, enchiladas, nachos and quesadillas – all served with beans, salsa and sour cream on the side.
The beverages are an event by themselves, with a great selection of tequila-based drinks and the best frozen margaritas around, available by the glass or jug.
A truly friendly place with staff and regulars making new patrons feel at home and welcomed, the Fat Cactus is the place to be for great food, great people and a superb atmosphere.
Claremont International restaurant
This bustling buffet fusion offers global dining under one roof bursting with rich diversity of gourmet cuisine. Experience the classic Italian pizzeria, authentic Eastern noodle bar and an array of gourmet sandwiches, fresh fruit salads, Artisan-style breads, designer salads and hot tasty dishes to mention a few.
This emporium of tasty delights meets international trends with focus on using exceptionally fresh quality fruits and vegetables. Indulge in a classic Italian pizza and Panini made the traditional Italian way or discover the taste of the orient with authentic wok fried dishes reminiscent of the bustling smoky streets of Hong Kong.
If you are opting for refreshing alternatives, enjoy a flavour bursting smoothie, fresh fruit salad or choose from a selection of gourmet sandwiches all freshly made on the premises. If the temptations of global dining does not tickle your taste buds, then just follow the lingering aroma of freshly baked Artisan bread where you will be delighted by the discovery of indulging treats of heavenly baked apple pie.
This relaxed restaurant atmosphere offers breakfasts, lunch and suppers with enticing selections of sushi proudly displayed on the conveyer bar. Come and discover why The Food Lovers Market with its stunning interior and store décor is fast becoming known the oasis for food lovers.
Noordhoek Fusion restaurant
Nestled amongst leafy trees and Noordhoek Farm Village is The Foodbarn Restaurant. A welcoming place where gastronomic tribes meet and celebrate the birth of food and wonderful company in a relaxed and beautiful setting.
A place where you can relish in the passion of food with sandy feet and lapping dogs surrounded by shrills of laughter where kids can be kids and food revitalizes the soul.
Popular amongst locals and tourists alike, The Foodbarn boasts an Ala Carte menu, Spring Bistro menu offering delectable servings of crumbed and baked goats cheese served on a guava and ginger compote, with tomato petals and avo, drizzled with cinnamon and mild chilli oil as a starter. For those with worldly appetites, savour The Noordelicious Experience; a gastronomic feasts that stimulates the body and mind, tantalising the taste buds.
Experience all things gastro from The Tasting / Degustation Menu where all food on the menu, bistro and ala carte becomes available for your delight. Booking is highly recommended.
Newlands Light Meals restaurant
Cosy and cute, set in an old Victorian cottage, The Gardener’s Cottage is a ‘home-away-from-home’ experience, filled with friendly faces and warm ambiance.
The old country kitchen bustles with activity and the delicious aromas of croissants and omelettes stuffed with fillings and goodness.
Dine on the covered patio or in the delightful garden terrace under age-old oak trees, sipping a glass of chardonnay before indulging in the flavoursome menu.
The focus is on fresh, seasonal produce and wholesome fare such as crunchy green salads, chunky sandwiches, baked potatoes and quiches.
Heartier dishes such as pasta, line fish and curry satisfy hungry appetites while others succumb to high tea, sampling home-baked muffins, cheese and carrot cake, lemon tart and scones served with lashings of cream.
Indulge a little retail therapy at the surrounding boutiques, art and craft shops before or after visiting The Gardener’s Cottage.
Green Point Bistro restaurant
Housed inside Romney Park Hotel and Spa, George Restaurant is a welcoming and comfortable dining establishment lit by a backdrop of the Atlantic Ocean, Robbin Island and Green Point Stadium.
This elegant eatery boasts delicious and wholesome meals alongside a lounge bar and pool terrace perfect for soaking up the summer ambiance over a cooled cocktail and light meal from the seasonal menu.
Enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner in elegant surrounds or curl up next to a roaring winter fire admiring the view.
Goodwood Light Meals restaurant
Relax in the chilled ambiance set around historic Cape Town’s traditional architecture dining on hearty breakfasts or succulent burgers and cooling drinks.
Start the day with a breakfast Flap Jack topped with bacon and drizzled with maple syrup. Or choose the popular Fan Boyz Burger topped with bacon, avocado, cheddar cheese and sauce.
If burgers aren’t your thing then try Grilled Fillet Steak served with mushrooms, onion, mozzarella and croquette potatoes.
Dine in relaxed surrounds in an ambiance nostalgic of bygone days at the Golden Anchor, Grand West Casino.
V and A Waterfront Bistro restaurant
V and A Waterfront
The Grand Cafe and Beach is one of the trendiest places to be seen in Cape Town. Beach cafe style meets Parisian chic with vast crystal chandeliers, Persian rugs, rich fabrics and antique furniture. This eclectic mix of style and panache is set against the backdrop of the Atlantic Ocean and Table Mountain, with views that are out of this world.
The menu is melange of old meets new, with fabulous east meets west fusion, as well as tried and tested classics and modern contemporary dishes. Pushing the envelope with its unique style, the Grand Cafe and Beach offers patrons a unique dining experience. Open for lunch and dinner, the menu is exciting and varied, and is filled with strong flavours, fresh ingredients and fabulously innovative combinations. The Grand favourites include tempura prawns, classic Caesar salad, bouillabaisse, fillet béarnaise and an out of this world crayfish sandwich. The Grand Cafe and Beach also offers diners fabulous thin crusted gourmet pizzas, served on long wooden platters.
With a sun deck and sea sand beach that is gently lapped by the ocean, fabulously opulent decor and delicious food, the Grand Cafe and Beach offers all the ingredients for a perfect meal.
Cape Town Contemporary restaurant
Known for its creatively-inspired accommodation offering, The Grand Daddy Hotel recently redecorated its restaurant with the help of interior decorator, Tania Reddering. The result is a casual, easy-going eatery for hotel guests and Capetonians to enjoy.
King proteas, light wood and white surfaces, scatter cushions and cool turquoise touches give the open-plan space a re-energized feel that nods to the building’s colonial heritage. The clean, light-filled look is a match for the daytime-focus of the restaurant. The menu has also been revised to include easy-going classics and a lovingly crafted burger that is likely to draw rave reviews.
Now serving a hot breakfast from 6h30 till 12h00, The Restaurant has an accessible lunch time menu of crowd-pleasers and an early evening dinner seating on Friday nights. A selection of imported teas from Teabox add intrigue to the teatime experience with the strong aromas of strawberries and rooibos, white peach - and spicy chai pervading the air as guests enjoy a tea ceremony with a personalized teapot that filters the tea directly into the cup.
Patrons will also be able to connect to the internet on their personal laptop with a free 20 MB voucher compliments of Skyrove. As Skyrove only requires the user to insert their cellphone number, no codes or permissions are required from a waiter.
The Restaurant is fully licensed and opens at 06h30 from Mondays to Sundays. It closes at 17h00 from Mondays to Thursdays, 21h30 on Fridays, Saturdays at 19h00 and at 14h00 on Sundays. As with the hotel’s other spaces (The Venue, Daddy Cool, The Airstream Trailer Rooftop), The Restaurant can be hired or incorporated into a total event package.
The Grand Daddy is proudly associated with Jaci’s Lodges in the Madikwe and Cheetah Plains Lodge in Sabi Sands.
V and A Waterfront Continental restaurant
V and A Waterfront
The Green Dolphin Restaurant is one of Cape Town’s premier jazz hotspots. Located in the V & A Waterfront, on the water’s edge, patrons can sit with Table Mountain as their backdrop, watching the seals at play while taking in the smooth sounds of some of the finest jazz the Mother city has to offer. Relaxed, intimate and jivey, the Green Dolphin is a popular haunt for tourists as well as Capetonians who are looking for a great night out.
The menu is varied and has a little something for everyone. With plenty of fresh seafood on offers, as well as delicious meat and vegetarian speciality, diners will be delighted. The seafood chowder and fresh mussels with a creamy white wine sauce with chilli, coriander and garlic are a must on the starter menu. And the venison kebabs and prawn and crayfish duo are a tasty treat for those with a bigger appetite. The wine list offers some of the finest wines from around South Africa, the perfect complement to any of the dishes on the menu.
With jazz every night of the year, fabulous food, unsurpassed views and a wonderfully warm and welcoming atmosphere, the Green Dolphin should be on everyone’s list of places to eat in Cape Town.
Tucked away in the sleepy little village of Kommetjie is ‘The Green Room' – funky haunt of fabled surfers, grommets and locals up for hunger-busting big burgers, Cali-Mexican fare, breakfast in a bun and, of course, a good chinwag with their mates.
Proprietor Ollie and his crew are super relaxed and friendly – even your hound is welcome. Grab a block of surf wax at the Kommetjie Surf Shop next door before diving into some post-surf, wholesome grub and an ice-cold 'brewskie'.
Constantia International restaurant
Nestled at The Cellar-Hohenort Hotel in Constantia, The Greenhouse stands proud, beautifully revamped in charming elegance, pale green and purple orchids with lashings of bamboo.
The food is best enjoyed overlooking the gorgeous gardens of Hohenort, served by charming and smooth staff and an excellent wine list.
The tasting menu features innovative cuisine such as ‘Shellfish on the Beach’ (langoustine and crayfish, langoustine purée and bisque) and edible ‘Sea Sand’, which tastes surprisingly decadent.
Savour the ‘Winter Forage’, best eaten with your fingers (roast duck, wild mushrooms, stuffed sprouts, bitter chocolate ‘soil’ and Jerusalem artichoke bark) and experience delicious melody of flavours and textures.
Indulge in a summer romance with food at The Greenhouse restaurant in Constantia.
Bellville Fine Dining restaurant
Upon arrival, the bustling dinner ambiance pays tribute to the finest quality beef aged and matures for 10-21 days.
The interior caters for intimate and festive dining experiences, whether it is lunch or dinner, smoking or non-smoking.
The menu is all about steak and proffers some delicious choices such as Blockman's Fillet with creamed Feta, Biltong powder, crushed black pepper and bacon strips.
The main attraction is the succulent Carpetbagger fillet layered with a combination of fresh mussels, bacon and snails smothered with a creamy garlic sauce.
Enjoy a fine glass of wine from the impressive selection of local and international flavours while admiring the vineyard collections stacked against face brick walls.
Rondebosch Health restaurant
The menu focuses on health, fresh and homely cuisine made with no preservatives, MSG or colouring.
Try a savoury pancake, omelette or baked potato with big, wholesome fillings. Health-conscious diners go for the legendary carrot cake, signature Waldorf salad and fresh fruit salads.
A local hangout, The Health Cuisine is the perfect place to indulge, read a paper and sip on deliciously frothy cappuccinos.
Gardens Contemporary restaurant
The Hide offers a stylish, Victorian-style interior and an elegant but relaxed and social atmosphere that extends a warm invitation to the most discerning diner. With passionate, food-loving owners and a menu that offers South African cuisine with a contemporary twist, this restaurant proves to be very popular among locals and tourists alike. The menu offers starters, salads, mains and desserts, and of course, your preferred beverage. Start your meal with asparagus in orange tempura served with soya mayonnaise or a deliciously light almond encrusted hake fillet with a garlic, lemon, thyme and honey sauce.
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