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Abou Tarek in Cairo

Abou Tarek

Cairo African restaurant in Cairo

Abou Tarek was founded in the 1950's and is popular among tourists and locals alike. They serve the traditional Egyptian street food called koshary. The noodles and rice are always perfectly cooked and chunky tomato sauce and crispy onions top the dishes. A bustling atmosphere and good plain authentic food makes for a satisfying and convenient experience.

Andrea in Cairo


Cairo African restaurant in Cairo

This popular family friendly restaurant is located near the pyramids and offers a spacious air-conditioned dining room and a great garden terrace. The house speciality is perfectly roasted chicken. Kebabs, kofte and qauil all have a place on the menu, as well as a variety of other grilled delicacies. Fresh bread is baked on site and great local beers and wines are available.

Beefcakes in Green Point


Green Point American restaurant in Green Point

Located along Somerset Road in Green Point, Beefcakes is friendly, fun and on the ball. The décor uplifts with colour and flamboyant attitude starting with pink Flamingo wallpaper, disco balls, feathers and a pimped pink piano patiently waiting on the next performance. Step back in time and discover food that brims with fun, simplicity and indulgent pleasure with wildly entertaining and 50’s fun American burger bar ambiance. The tongue in cheek menu twists and teases with burgers of all shapes and tastes and flavours even offering a ‘build your own burger’ to eager patrons. Take delight in burgers such as Buffy the Hamburger Slayer’ - a gooey mound of bacon, cheddar and beef or the chili string of the Willy Burger. Tables host perfect burgers, well priced wines and cocktails and infectious fun all topped by sequined cowboy hats and live entertainment nights such as ‘Drag Queen, Thursdays’, and ‘Bitchy Bingo, Tuesdays.’

Billy the Bums  in Morningside

Billy the Bums

Morningside American restaurant in Morningside

With succulent speciality burgers and a tasty menu complimented by exotic classic drinks, Billy the Bums offers sophisticated ambience influenced by American culinary delights. With a comfortably stylish setting and pleasant outdoor and indoor dining, Billy the Bums is a fun and intriguing place to enjoy Monday burger and beer nights or seductive exotic cocktails from the comprehensive menu. Billy the Bums hosts a sexy and trendy approach to dining and drinking located in the popular Berea in Windermere Road.

Carnivore Nairobi in Nairobi

Carnivore Nairobi

Nairobi African restaurant in Nairobi

Carnivore Nairobi in Langata Road, exudes an atmosphere of medieval banquets, where food flowed endlessly and festivities celebrated the love of good food and wine. The Ultimate ‘Beast of a Feast’ aptly named, offers diners a one 2 one dining experience where a variety of meats such as ostrich, crocodile and camel to name a few, are basted, roasted and carved at your table, paired with exceptional side dishes and mouth-watering sauces. Set amidst tropical gardens in a setting that combines rustic and rural elegance, Carnivore Nairobi exceeds reputation as the world’s 50 best restaurants since opening their doors in 1980. Diners revel and flock from around the globe to taste succulent flavoured meat, basted and grilled to perfection over coals before resting on a sizzling cast iron plate served with crusty home baked bread and an assortment of side dishes and sauces. Carvers dressed in Zebra striped aprons and straw hats elegantly carve tender strips of meat laden over Masai swords watching for diners ready to declare defeat from the bottomless feast by lowering white flags onto the table. Conclude the festivities with an aromatic Kenyan coffee or delectable desert followed by a traditional ‘pawa’ (magic potion) nightcap. The Carnivore offers the ultimate feast, outstanding service and reputation for a truly unforgettable dining experience.

Carnivore's African Restaurant in Muldersdrift

Carnivore's African Restaurant

Muldersdrift African restaurant in Muldersdrift

This unique African restaurant boasts a circular open fire with Masaai spears that holds a variety of 15 different types of meat, gently roasting away as you enjoy a memorable evening out with family and friends. Meats include game varieties such as crocodile, zebra, giraffe, impala, ostrich, and many more. Six assorted salads and six sauces complement your meal. 'Pap and sauce' and baked potatoes are also offered.

Citadel View in Cairo

Citadel View

Cairo African restaurant in Cairo

This beautiful, stylish restaurant is set on a large multi-level terrace that looks out over the whole city and boasts great views of the citadel. Luxury is the order of the day and traditional and international dishes are served in large portions and at surprisingly reasonable prices. Try the traditional Egyptian grills - cooked to perfection.

Cognito in Stellenbosch


Stellenbosch African restaurant in Stellenbosch

Listed as one of the Top 15 Fabulous Restaurants by Eat Out Magazine, makes Cognito restaurant in Stellenbosch a must try eating establishment. It is sophisticated and all things African with its menu and décor and offers visitors an eating experience that embodies local hospitality. The East and South African inspired menu is as diverse as it is exciting. It is a contemporary interpretation of traditional dishes. From nibbles like curry dusted popcorn and starters to full main courses, the menu caters for all supermbly, including children. Patrons are encouraged to enquire as to the latest flavour combinations when it comes to steak and poultry choices as the mains are constantly being reinvented. Wine enthusiasts will also not be disappointed with great regional selection of wines on offer and are encouraged to sign up for the restaurant’s food and wine pairing evenings. The social evenings are geared at having the guests’ imput on new wines and dishes to be included on the menu. Foodies will also not be able to resist the popular Curry Mondays (when all the curries are riduculously discounted to one price).

Cuvee Restaurant in Stellenbosch

Cuvee Restaurant

Stellenbosch Country restaurant in Stellenbosch

Stellenbosch Simonsig Wine Estate boasts the elegant Cuvée restaurant. Located at the one of the starting points of the Stellenbosch wine route, this eatery serves all the best loved South African dishes with plenty of ambiance to set the mood for a good meal out. The restaurant is cosy with its old school Cape Dutch decor and offers a seasonal menu to match. All dishes may be ordered as half or full portions, which suits the undecided who want some of this with some of that. Traditionalists will be soothed with the likes of loin of Kalahari Springbok or flame grilled fillet of beef with roasted vine tomatoes, while others may be tickled by Cape Malay Bobotie samosas with Malmesbury yoghurt and Antoinette Malan’s Muscat jam. Not forgetting that the wine farm is famous for its Méthode Cap Classique (making sparkling wine in the French tradition), be sure to sample some bubbly with starters. Winter opening hours: Mon: Closed Tue – Sat: 12:00 – 15:00 Fri: 12:00 – 15:00 & 18:30 – 22:00 Sun: 12:00 – 14:00

Dijo Restaurant in Muizenberg

Dijo Restaurant

Muizenberg African restaurant in Muizenberg

Celebrate the African heritage and discover the spirit of Africa with the tastes of real authentic African food. Dijo Restaurant offers and experience only extended through the hands of an African home. With authentic décor, art and music, patrons can celebrate and share the love of food in a setting that embodies the spirituality and creativity commonly found in an African home. Enjoy the most amazing traditional South African food, wholesome and simply delicious with no dictates or formalities. Savour real home-made pot bread with beef stew or mutton curry with pap and sweet potatoes before embarking on the velvety textures of chocolate pudding smothered in fresh cream. Dijo Restaurant is about keeping it simple and celebrating being African in a space where all South Africans can celebrate their African heritage. Unpretentious and homely, here you can find yourself and discover your true African spirit.

Dornier Restaurant in Stellenbosch

Dornier Restaurant

Stellenbosch Country restaurant in Stellenbosch

Inspired by ingredients from the land and the finest wines of the region, this restaurant serves elegant, yet exciting cuisine in a beautiful, tranquil setting. The fare is a mix between Cape Provencale, contemporary, country-style and fusion cuisine, and delivers in both taste and presentation. A real treat or foodies and wine lovers alike.

Dutch East Restaurant in Franschhoek

Dutch East Restaurant

Franschhoek Dutch restaurant in Franschhoek

The Dutch East Restaurant finds its home in the historic French Hugenot settlement town of Franschhoek in the Western Cape. Easily one of the most picturesque towns in South Africa, Franschhoek has also earned the reputation of being the culinary capital of the country. The Dutch East, with its fusion of traditional Dutch and eastern influence offerings, stands out as a unique eatery in a predominantly French cuisine environment. The restaurant is relaxed and upmarket. The earthy interior manages to achieve a clean, minimalist simplicity in its décor that is stylish and inviting. High A-frame ceilings, red bricked walls and chandeliers set the mood. The menu aims to present food that is both appetizing to the taste buds and appealing on the eye. With the restaurant philosophy of maintaining and complimenting the true flavour of the main ingredient of the dish by preparing it fresh and simply, Dutch East certainly plates up dishes that are a flavoursome feast for the senses. Menu options include the likes of Seared Tuna with black sesame halva and a soy emulsion with whipped mango for starters, Lamb Shoulder with spinach cream, crackling and corn bites for mains and Fried Milk Tart with whipped cream and berry compote for dessert.

eat@simonsvlei in Paarl


Paarl Country restaurant in Paarl

Rob and Nicky Hahn have relaunched the Simonsvlei restaurant in the form of eat@simonsvlei. A relaxed restaurant where you can either dine alfresco on the veranda overlooking the lush lawns, pond and ducks or in the air-conditioned restaurant. Being glassed in you don’t miss out on the surrounding mountain views. The menu is fresh country food with a Cape flair offering light meals such as open sandwiches and gourmet salads and pastas, along with traditional dishes like pickled fish and bobotie. Breakfast is also served and we are open on a Friday night. We have a wood-fired pizza oven so pizzas are available on weekends.

Ed's Diner in Woodhill

Ed's Diner

Woodhill American restaurant in Woodhill

Ed’s Diner in Woodhill brings the 50’s ambiance in vibrant colours, cosy booths and blaring jukeboxes reminiscent of the era of burgers. Fresh homemade dishes embrace this classic era, with handmade chips, patties, sauces and toppings enjoyed in an electric vibe. Choose from 29 variations, and a 250 or 500g patties, grilled to perfection, topped with tasty sauces and classic toppings – noted as the best burgers in the country. Disover real burgers and classic American ambiance at Ed’s Diner in Woodhill.

Emthombeni Restaurant in Chintsa

Emthombeni Restaurant

Chintsa African restaurant in Chintsa

Emthombeni Restaurant is found within a nature reserve and offers home-style African food. The meals are made from the freshest ingredients and the flavours are amazing. The thatch restaurant also has a deck where one can enjoy a meal overlooking the reserve and distant ocean. Look out for the regular buffet specials and others such as gigantic burger night. Trading hours: Sunday lunch from 12 pm to 2 pm; Wednesday dinner from 6 pm until late.