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V and A Waterfront Contemporary restaurant
V and A Waterfront
The Bascule Bar is Cape Town’s whisky bar supreme. With over 400 whiskeys on the menu and a huge variety of some of the best wines South Africa has to offer patrons are spoilt for choice. The food menu is simple, elegant and delicious, with the menu’s emphasis on a gastro pub theme.
Situated on the edge of the marina in Cape Town’s Waterfront where the international yachts are moored, the Bascule Bar is where trendy whisky and wine lovers gather. Vibrant and bustling, it is the ideal place for a light lunch – patrons can sit out on the water’s edge and take in the sunshine. By night the Bascule bar becomes a hub of sophisticated elegance where wine and whisky flow, and all the beautiful people of Cape Town come out to play.
The gastro pub menu consists of snacks and tapas, with specialities that include goat’s cheese peppadew poppers with saffron aioli and salt and pepper squid with sweet chilli mayonnaise. Main meals are traditional pub fare with a modern twist – Cape Grace fish and chips, seared tuna burger with avocado salsa and sweet potato wedges and beef burger with sweet pepper relish, emmenthal cheese, crispy onions and French fries.
Bascule Bar patrons enjoy the finer things, but appreciate the simple style of this unique spot in Cape Town's harbour.
Stellenbosch Bistro restaurant
A venue steeped in history, Basic Bistro is bustling restaurant enjoying a large local following and is a popular stop for tourists and travellers alike.
Supported by a dedicated team serving sumptuous fare all day long, this endearing eatery offers a menu that has something for everyone from simple toasted sandwiches to delicious dinners with an Asian twist. The hamburgers are a must-try. As well as these staples, there is a specials board which changes regularly to keep the offerings fresh and new.
A great place to stop for a while and rejuvenate, try Basic Bistro, Stellenbosch.
Newlands Italian restaurant
Offering classic bistro fare and delectable Italian spreads, Basilico welcomes families and friends with a relaxed and easygoing attitude.
Authentic Italian spreads grace the chalkboards offering delicious and fragrant garlic and rosemary focaccia with a paper-thin crust and a crunchy salad and heavenly pizza with gourmet toppings, from salmon and rocket to springbok carpaccio, pears and gorgonzola.
Choose a well-paired wine from the excellent wine list to compliment the meal.
Basilico proffers classic bistro fare, the perfect place to unwind with family and friends in Kildare Road.
Polokwane (Pietersburg) International restaurant
Located on the Ranch Resort on 1000 hectares of grassland and bushveld, Basil’s Fine Dining Restaurant overlooks manicured gardens and turquoise pool with a stylish and fresh approach to fine dining.
Basil’s Fine Dining Restaurant provides for an intimate and romantic dining with a splendid selection of South African estate wines complimented by a relaxed setting to round off a perfect meal.
Dundee South African restaurant
There are over 237 local Spur steak branches and 28 international ones. Spur offers hearty and satisfying meals with great value for money. The steak ranch is famous for their classic burgers made from AAA-grade beef, served with the crispiest chips and Spur’s own recipe for the tastiest onion rings.
Every branch is lively, vibrant and incredibly family friendly. There is a kiddies menu and a lovely entertainment area for children. The food is generously portioned, extremely tasty and brilliantly priced.
Stellenbosch South African restaurant
A visit to Bayede! may very well have its visitors shouting just that on their way out: Hail to the King! Set amongst the beauty of the Helderberg mountains with vineyards surrounding, Bayede! boasts a wine cafe that is equally suitable for families and more formal affairs.
Families can enjoy a relaxing lunch out on the lawn picnic style while the children stretch their legs or entertain themselves with trout fishing at the dam. The indoor restaurant offers a more intimate setting for smaller groups that require a little more formality.
The menu is wholly South African, but with original twists of brilliance. It changes weekly to make the most of fresh local produce, but guests may happily expect a variety of starters, mains and dessert. For starters delve into a classic Caesar Salad where bacon has been replaced with biltong and anchovies for snoek pate. The main courses cater more than adequately for meat lovers and vegetarians alike. And with a chef that is known for his sweet tooth, there’s no getting away without a bite into the decadent dark chocolate-espresso torte with merlot poached pears & cardamom parfait.
The restaurant has a wide selection of wines, but patrons are guided with wine and food pairing suggestions on the menu.
Sandton Contemporary restaurant
Popular and vibrant, this superb restaurant is great at what it does.
Brilliant breakfasts, fancy sandwiches and pastas are the order of the day and none of it will disappoint. Having been primarily a breakfast and lunch restaurant, Bayleaf & Sage has recently branched into dinners but has managed to retain the bright and breezy ambience that makes for such a warm and welcoming dining experience.
The food is wonderful and as a result, this buzzing restaurant has a loyal following of regulars.Try it out and you'll be sure to become one of them.
Sandton Health restaurant
The menu explodes with nourishing choices such as salads, sandwiches, soups and moist bagels, all freshly prepared for a quick, healthy and affordable meal.
Enjoy aromatic coffee and decadent breakfasts at this relaxed and trendy restaurant in Sandton.
Milnerton Bistro restaurant
With a backdrop of Table Mountain and Robin Island, and miles of sandy beaches, Beach Bistro Restaurant is the perfect place to indulge in the setting sun and mouth-watering cuisine.
From delicious buffet breakfasts laden with fresh fruits, pastries and continental offerings to light lunches on the terrace enjoyed next to the sparkling pool.
The menu explodes with choice starting with breakfasts, salads, toasties, pizza, burgers and Beach Bistro baskets for lighter meals and the full a la carte dinner tempts with traditional local cuisine.
Try the Karoo lamb chops, potjie, bobotie, a succulent steak or fresh line fish or frolic in contemporary European dishes with a hint of Mediterranean influence.
The extensive wine list alongside decadent dessert of chocolate gateaux fresh fruit and ice cream or cheese platter rounded off with a port or cognac completes the experience.
Indulge in true Cape hospitality with a romantic dinner for two or celebrate something special with friends and family at Beach Bistro Restaurant in Milnerton.
Sunninghill Mediterranean restaurant
For hospitality that is second to none and a vast selection of delicious Mediterranean offerings, Beach Blanket Bohemia doesn’t disappoint. A sophisticated dining room provides a great setting for more formal dining and a bright and breezy terrace allows for a more relaxed time at Beach Blanket. A vast wine list with a good selection of international wines as well as local gives diners a superb choice. Superb service with friendly and helpful staff that have a solid knowledge of the menu and wine list ensures a satisfying dining experience.
Sandton International restaurant
Exuding a dining experience that embraces traditional comforts infused with modern style, Beach Blanket Bohemia pampers with legendary hospitality and a Mediterranean menu that entices.
Whether dining over breakfast, lunch, dinner or a light meal to accompany the comprehensive wine list, diners enjoy an old meets new ambiance touched by sophisticated surrounds.
Whatever the occasion, albeit formal dining, romantic evenings or languid lunches, Beach Blanket Bohemia dwells on decadence evident in the crystal cut chandeliers, eye-catching fireplaces and social lounge.
Dine indoors or alfresco soaking up the rays on the beach ambiance terrace or socialise in style to the sounds of laid back tunes spread by live dj’s and musicians.
The in-depth menu leans towards Mediterranean, using fresh wholesome ingredients with a dash of contemporary for an all round delectable dining experience in the beautiful surrounds of Sunninghill Village Centre in Sandton.
Port Edward International restaurant
Beach Bobbies Restaurant and Cocktail Bar is located very close to Silver Beach, offering a good selection of light meals and drinks.
The menu has a huge variety of delicious items to choose from light lunch meals to some big bites for the more hungry. Relax, kick back, and take in the great views while sipping on a fantastic cocktail.
Tongaat South African restaurant
Sun sea and sand is what you'll find at Beach Bums....oh, and don't forget their self-proclaimed 'forever chilled' vibe. Awesome cocktails, ice cold beers and a menu that strives to cater for most tastes will provide hours of fun literally on the Tongaat beachfront. This rustic venue is perfect for a family beach outing.
Mossel Bay Seafood restaurant
Enjoy famous dishes or a relaxing drink marvelling at the beauty of the handcrafted natural tree bar or unwind in front of the crackling fireplace sipping heart-warming sherry.
Rekindle the summer spirit with cooling cocktails savouring the sun and lapping waters around the Lapa with family and friends or just enjoy simple dining warmed by caramel woods and cooling wrought iron tables and chairs heightened by nautical stripes.
Tantalise the palate with Tiger Prawns sautéed in chilli and garlic oil with onion and peppers, 600gm flame grilled Spare Ribs, medium spiced Chicken Curry, Chicken Tagliatelle with mushroom, tomato and garlic sauce topped with parmesan.
Beach Tree Restaurant flirts casual dining surrounded by a soothing ambience fit for those who just want to kick back, relax and enjoy what the day has to offer.
Yzerfontein Seafood restaurant
Beaches Restaurant has an envied position in Yzerfontein, overlooking the 16 Mile Beach. True to its name, Beaches Restaurant’s theme consists of brightly coloured umbrellas on the deck, white washed tables and chairs and bright tablecloths.
The menu offers a majority of seafood but some meat and vegetarian dishes are available. The Beaches Basket is great for a snack with samosas, springrolls, fish bites, mussels and calamari.
Tuesday to Sunday, from 12 pm to 4 pm.
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