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& Union in City Bowl

& Union

City Bowl Bistro restaurant in City Bowl

This restaurant and beer bar is a treat after a day of business or sightseeing in Cape Town. Apart from the awesome brews that are their signature trademark, they serve good hearty food in sizable portions and at competitive prices. Here you can enjoy charcuterie boards that is bound to satisfy, delicious sandwiches and their smoky beef prego, straight from the barbecue. Big, filling breakfasts are also on offer and offers a great start to any day. For the more refined diner, the salmon is a definite winner. But it's not just beer. There is an extensive wine list that will not disappoint. This laid-back beer bar and eatery, complete with ping pong table for entertainment, offers a 'real' experience in the midst of city madness.

101 at The Protea in Free State

101 at The Protea

Free State Contemporary restaurant in Free State

Relax by the fireplace in winter or enjoy a refreshing cocktail in the bar and lounge area or next to the swimming pool. 101 at Protea invites diners with an elegant ambient feel. An excellent menu is available that serves dishes to suit all palates. Along with a wide varieties of wines to choose from, the gourmet cuisine remains unpretentious and tasteful.

12 Decades Rooftop Bar in Johannesburg

12 Decades Rooftop Bar

Johannesburg Light Meals restaurant in Johannesburg

This cool, contemporary hip and happening bar and restaurant is situated on the roof of the beautiful 12 Decades Hotel. 360-Degree views of the city, a great vibe, gourmet-style snack food and a huge and varied drinks menu await guests. The 12 Decades Rooftop Bar is open to the public every Saturday and Sunday from noon until 7 pm. Live DJs and themed afternoons can be enjoyed on certain occasions.

Acacia  in Maputo Region


Maputo Region Contemporary restaurant in Maputo Region

Located next to Hotel Cardoso, this intriguing and unique eatery exudes a modern and contemporary feeling and is perfect for light meals and relaxing sundowners. The restaurant operates from within a lovingly restored building, restored to former glory and beauty. Families and children are well catered for with an additional park setting, perfect for soaking up the sun and relaxing with a nice meal and light conversation.

African Shades in Swellendam

African Shades

Swellendam Light Meals restaurant in Swellendam

Enjoy great food and company in the outside dining area surrounded by beautiful gardens or in front of a roaring fireplace in Winter. African Shades combines unfussy, uncomplicated cuisine with a touch of elegance and relaxed style. Omelettes, delectable pastas, typically South African cinnamon sugar pancakes, home-made wraps and trammezini sarmies are but a few of the filling comforting meals diners can enjoy. A well-stocked bar rounds off a great dining experience.

Alan Bobbe's Bistro in Nairobi

Alan Bobbe's Bistro

Nairobi Bistro restaurant in Nairobi

This quaint, old-fashioned bistro serves up classic French favourites, all beautifully presented. Alan Bobbe's offers a wide variety of dishes and the impressive choices range from classic bisques, French soups and meat dishes prepared in true French style to lobster, prawns and fish. Enjoy a laid-back lunch or the quiet ambience that dinner around the pool provides. Mains are served with potato chips, mash or gratin and crispy vegetables. Conclude your authentic French experience with a decadent dessert and coffee. Bon appétit.

Albertos  in Durbanville


Durbanville Pub Meals restaurant in Durbanville

Alberto’s is a quaint and bustling owner-run pub and restaurant in the middle of Durbanville. The restaurant has a laid-back, comfortable feel to it and here you can simple sit back and relax with your favourite pint and great food. The restaurant has both a smoking and a non-smoking section inside and a big, outdoor smoking section in the garden. The garden also has an awesome play area for the little ones and this makes the establishment perfect for a family lunch. The restaurant serves mainly traditional, hearty, comfort food and dishes include a range of great, succulent steaks, burgers and even the popular eisbein. Must-tries are the homemade chicken pie and the proudly South African bobotie, a Cape malay dish with mince meat, egg, raisins and curry spices. This restaurant offers good food, a lively, bustling comfortable ambience, great service and an all-round enjoyable experience.

Arabian Café in Zamalek

Arabian Café

Zamalek Light Meals restaurant in Zamalek

This restaurant is a bustling hub filled with atmosphere and ambience. A great menu with light meals like salads, wraps, sandwiches and much more is available. On your table you will receive sketch paper and colourful pencils to draw your contribution to the décor. Enjoy the vibe, great food and a social experience to remember.

Arugula Bistro and Bread in Welgemoed

Arugula Bistro and Bread

Welgemoed Contemporary restaurant in Welgemoed

This warm, elegant restaurant invites with large wooden tables and a great view. Here you can meet, greet and eat in style, and enjoy the relaxed ambience. The open kitchen adds to the warm, comfortable feel and diners can see the chefs in action. Enjoy spectacular views of the Simonsberg and surrounding mountains while enjoying a glass of proudly South African wine. The ingredients are fresh and complement the clean simple dishes on offer. The restaurant offers breakfast, lunch and dinner and a wide variety of dishes can be found on the extensive and well planned menu. For a lighter meal option, you can enjoy one of the gourmet sandwiches that incorporates ingredients like camembert, chilli chutney and rocket or the delicious combination of caramelized onion and pear in honey with cheddar. A great dish is the Gorgonzola Fettucini with butternut, gorgonzola cheese, cashew nuts and rocket. Try the melt-in-your-mouth pork belly on the bone served with cabbage and bacon mash, braised apples and pork sauce. The homemade Venison burger with prune and brandy chutney, brie and walnuts is a must-try for the more adventurous diner. A variety of vegetarian and seafood dishes are also on offer. With competitive prices, great recipes, an amazing atmosphere and stunning views, this restaurant will struggle to disappoint.

Avnil Brewery and Pub in Dullstroom

Avnil Brewery and Pub

Dullstroom Pub Meals restaurant in Dullstroom

Avnil Brewery and Pub is a quaint little pub and brewery situated in the beautiful Dullstroom. A selection of hand-crafted beers are available, brewed by the owner himself. Hearty pub meals can be enjoyed. Trout and scrambled eggs, a trout quiche and a German sausage platter are but some of the examples. At Avnil Brewery and Pub beer lovers are certainly in for a treat.

Baracas in Groenkloof


Groenkloof Pub Meals restaurant in Groenkloof

A great bustling atmosphere and an Old World kind of charm exudes. Traditional, hearty pub fare is served in large portions at affordable prices. Portuguese flavours and Mediterranean style is what you will find here. Together with warm and friendly service, it makes for a winning recipe.

Bella in Sandton


Sandton Bistro restaurant in Sandton

Bustling, yet relaxed, Bella’s contemporary take on bistro dining exudes a beautifully decorated slice of heaven, brimming with delicious cakes and tarts alongside scrumptious breakfasts and lunches. Dine alfresco in the shaded courtyard or sunny conservatory enjoying an aromatic coffee and moist freshly baked cake for tea. Situated in the bustling heart of Sandton, Bella invites relaxation, deli style with decadent delights that will tickle the taste buds with gastronomic pleasure.

Bistro Vine in Parkhurst

Bistro Vine

Parkhurst Bistro restaurant in Parkhurst

Exuding a warm and homely feel, Bistro Vine parades black and white photographic interior warmed by terracotta floors and cosy bistro dining. Dine indoors or alfresco with tables spilling out onto the pavement overlooking 4th Avenue on Parkhurst Main Street. Enjoy traditional French cuisine, made using the freshest, and naturally produced ingredients with delightful choices such as starter of smoked salmon on sweet corn potato fritter with avocado, spring onion, crème frâiche and wasabi dressing. For something lighter, try the chicken Caesar salad layered with smoked bacon, cocktail tomatoes, croutons, cos lettuce and Caesar dressing. Hearty mains such as the fettuccine with beef fillet strips enrobes the palate with hints of tomato, garlic, pinotage, leek and celery with a touch of cream The ultimate duck confit seduces with crispy tender leg and thigh joints of duck served on potato, pumpkin and leek bake with salsa verde concluded by decadent baked Belgium chocolate tart with raspberry coulis. Pamper the palate with unforgettable cuisine in elegant French inspired surroundings at Bistro Vine in Parkhurst.

Black Sheep in Caledon

Black Sheep

Caledon Contemporary restaurant in Caledon

This gorgeous, modern restaurant exudes an ambience that is both bustling and relaxing at the same time. The food is unpretentious, hearty and plenty. Large portions at reasonable prices adorn the plates and the menu is varied and well thought out. Try your hand at a light salad for lunch, plain but tasty. For the hungrier diner the restaurant serves perfectly cooked flame-grilled steaks and large, 200g beef burgers. A big selection of starters, lamb and chicken dishes and seafood is also available.

Blue Cat Cafe in Gardens

Blue Cat Cafe

Gardens Bistro restaurant in Gardens

This contemporary, stylish and vibey restaurant is situated in the popular Gardens Centre in Cape Town. The interior is sleek but warm and the ambience bustling. The restaurant has an inside and patio section and can seat up to 120 guests. The quirky 'cat' theme adds to the individuality and uniqueness of this trendy spot. The menu offers something for everyone, good food and sizable portions at affordable rates. Late risers can enjoy the popular all-day breakfasts. The gourmet burgers and fresh seafood will also not disappoint. For the sweet tooth there is a variety of muffins and freshly baked homemade cakes on offer. Blue Cat Cafe has become a popular meeting place for people from all walks of life and this flexibility and variety shines through in the atmosphere, service, detail and food.