Cape Town Restaurants Cape Town Overview
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Durbanville Bistro restaurant
This beautiful, quaint, warm and inviting gem of a restaurant is situated in the midst of bustling Durbanville. Although bistros generally serve food at higher prices, this one will suit your pocket.
Delicious, comfort food with a touch of elegance flies out the kitchen where the chef chops away with passion rarely seen anymore. The exquisite wood-fired pizzas are a must - wait - the menu is a must. Hearty meals with just enough flair to be unpretentious are sure to leave diners satisfied.
The interior is simple and elegant, relaxed and ambient, and diners can literally kick off their shoes, sit back and enjoy one of the many vintages on the well thought out wine list.
Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served and once the word is out you might want to make a reservation. Happy feasting.
Rondebosch Mediterranean restaurant
Take a trip to the Middle East at this cosy deli-style cafe in Rondebosch.
A menu to suit almost every palate, there are dishes from the Mediterranean, the Middle East and a nice selection of light bites and vegetarian options. A self service meze deli counter is a must try and there is honey and olive oil on tap – literally.
A unique spot that is well worth a try, visit The Olive Station.
Gardens Contemporary restaurant
Nestled within a beautiful Victorian House pampered with stunning décor from Persia, The Orient and Africa, The Opal Lounge is a highly recommended dining experience.
Exquisite food complimented by excellent service and flawless presentation seamlessly blends with the unique style, passion and attention to detail.
The menu secures exceptional fusion cuisine touched with contemporary flare and elegance.
Visit The Opal Lounge for a languid lunch or romantic dinner and discover a lasting memory filled with exceptional cuisine for the ultimate dining experience.
Kommetjie Seafood restaurant
Set in the oldest building on Imoff estate, this quirky and sustainably sourced eatery boasts a stylish yet unpretentious atmosphere.
Small and intimate spaces and delightful alfresco seating set the mood as succulent portions of Crayfish, brushed with lemon, butter and garlic and seafood platters grace tables.
Sample dorado, mussels, calamari and crayfish, for the perfect indulgence or the tangy Homemade Malay Pickled Fish with Farm Seed Bread.
The menu focuses on sustainably sourced, organic and exceptionally fresh ocean fare in a clean, crisp and quirky setting known as The Pickled Fish.
Woodstock Fusion restaurant
The Pot Luck Club & Gallery opened on 29 December 2011 and offers an ever-changing menu with artistically inspired tastes and presentations. The chef is always searching for the freshest seasonal produce and prepares them to perfection for each of his guests.
The menu is a huge dollop of fusion with the current favourite dish comprising pork belly prepared with an Asian influence and XO dressing, and red cabbage and apple slaw. The dishes available inspire one to try the culinary talents at home…if you can tear oneself away from The Pot Luck Club & Gallery.
The interior is open plan with full view of the kitchen and the chefs at work. The artwork on the wall compliments the dark interior. The tables are steel topped and a rustic feel is brought in with tree trunk seats.
Open from Tuesdays to Saturday;
Saturday lunch from 12.30 pm to 2 pm;
Dinner from 6 pm to 10 pm.
Please call for further information.
Goodwood Buffet restaurant
Just off Grand West Casino's main floor you will find this vibrant, happening restaurant. Quarterdeck offers a wide variety of dishes catering for any and all. The dishes are mainly served buffet-style so be sure to come hungry.
Treat yourself to a feast of roasts, seafood, vegetable dishes and even cold meats and salads. There are a wide variety of pastas to choose from, and not to be missed are the traditional, proudly South African, Bo-Kaap inspired dishes like bobotie, breyani and other delectable curries. Casseroles with different meats and vegetables, and a range of stir fries are also on offer.
To top this all off, a mouthwatering dessert counter will keep you going back for more and the variety is unbelievable.
Quarterdeck offers a one-of-a-kind experience that aims to satisfy, and succeeds. Booking is advised.
V and A Waterfront Seafood restaurant
V and A Waterfront
A restaurant steeped in history, The Quarterdeck Restaurant is located within an original part of the 1860 Breakwater Convict Station.
The order of the day is sumptuous traditional Cape Malay cuisine, with some alternative options to make sure every palate is considered. A great option for those who do want to experience the best the Cape has to offer, is the Chef’s feast, which showcases a variety of different Cape Malay options.
Experience the finest Cape Malay cooking at The Quarterdeck Restaurant.
Noordhoek Grills restaurant
With rustic charm and roaring winter fires, The Red Herring serves fine country cuisine with a South African twist in a relaxed casual setting. With freshly baked pizzas straight from the wood-fired oven and cooling cocktails bidding farewell to the lingering sun, Red Herring caters for the most discerning palates with fresh seasonal produce and intimate surroundings.
Popular with locals and visitors alike, dining on deck offers lighter meals with beautiful forest canopies below and mountainside surrounds. For more sophisticated dining, enjoy the intimate setting of the downstairs restaurant.
Red Herring boasts a reputation awarded by the Diners Club Platinum Wine List through experimenting and creating mouth-watering recipes. Enjoy delectable creations such as Pressed Tomato and Salmon Terrine - marinated tomato and red pepper terrine, topped with avocado and smoked salmon, dressed with a freshly made basil mayonnaise and a Lamb Duo - rack and loin with fondant potatoes, confit tomatoes and a pea and mint puree.
With a downstairs restaurant and garden pergola, The Red Herring is the perfect place to enjoy a festive meal with family and friends.
Constantia Light Meals restaurant
The Rose Bar is a trendy and relaxed bar overlooks an inviting swimming pool with loungers. The outdoor bar offers cocktails galore and has a fully stocked bar. The meals served are light snacks such as spicy chorizo and prawn tempura or one can choose something off the La Bella menu. This is a laid-back atmosphere with a lining of sophistication and just great as a pit stop after work with some friends. Trading hours are from Monday to Friday, from 4 pm to 11 pm and on Saturdays and Sundays from 12 pm to 11 pm.
Bo-Kaap Contemporary restaurant
The Rose Bistro and Deli can be found on Rose Street and is situated on the ground floor of 35 on Rose. Diners can enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner in a relaxed, ambient setting. Awesome lounge music and a stylish interior with splashes of colour here and there complement delicious, fresh and hearty food that comes out of the kitchen. Try the wood-fired pork belly, roasted to perfection with fennel seed and honey glaze, or the wood-fired baby kingklip served with English spinach, asparagus and pan-fried cherry tomatoes and olives. If you have something simpler in mind, try one of the many wood-fired pizzas with imaginative toppings.
Camps Bay French restaurant
This historic restaurant celebrates a rich and intriguing past.
Situated on the slopes of Lion’s Head with spectacular views of Camps Bay and the 12 Apostles Mountain range, this 300 year-old former guard house and hunting lodge of Lord Charles Somerset needs to be seen to be believed.
A fascinating history, commitment to the finest service, a mouth-watering menu and an invitingly warm ambience, The Roundhouse must be given some quality time.
Average cost for a four course meal is R450 per person.
Dinner: Tues – Sun (18:00 – 21:00)
Cape Town Fusion restaurant
The playful menu blends tastes from Africa in an eclectic and modern fashion, brightly contrasted by the stark and sleek interior.
Expect white linen tables, elegantly dressed complimented by Philippe Stark Louis Ghost Chairs and clean lined setting that refreshes the senses.
Cape Town South African restaurant
The luxury setting boasts small conversational tables hugged by Philippe Stark Ghost chairs or large banquets in green Crocodile leather.
The healthy buffet delights with variety, while lighter meals enjoy sandwiches or wraps. Heartier appetites can feast off the a la carte menu.
Enjoy a glass of wine from the well-chosen selection displayed on glass shelving.
Vredehoek Bistro restaurant
The Sidewalk Cafe is a perfect spot for a casual breakfast or lunch in a vibrant and buzzing area. This much-loved neighbourhood cafe offers guests a relaxing beach-house feel and sweeping views from the stadium to the harbour and beyond.
Bright and sunny by day and warm and intimate by night, The Sidewalk Café has a wonderfully diverse clientele and many loyal regulars.
Perfect for lazy breakfasts, leisurely lunches, sundowners or romantic dinners, this charming venue is disarmingly casual with just a dollop of sophistication. Delicious food and friendly service are the backbone of this cosy and trendy cafe with stunning views of Robben Island and Lion’s Head.
Laid back but trendy, The Sidewalk is the only place to be for those who love leisurely cafe life.
Monday to Saturday: 8 am - 10:30 pm;
Sunday: 9 am - 2 pm.
Newlands Fine Dining restaurant
This impressive, beautiful restaurant, complete with glass roof, is situated in peaceful, green surroundings. This allows diners to feel one with nature while enjoying the best of man-made culinary delights. Placid tunes permeate the dining space and creates a decadent interior.
The main menu is exciting and varied and offers a variety of fusion and traditional South African dishes. There is a well-stocked sushi bar for those craving some Japanese delicacies. A big wine list with all the favourites complete the picture.
The restaurant seats 130 people and booking is essential. Whether it is a special occasion, or just a much deserved pamper, try this one out.
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