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  • Christmas Lunch at Seelan’s

    Looking for an Xmas Lunch for the whole family? How about a delicious buffet lunch at Seelan’s and let them deal with the cooking and cleaning! Seating starts at 11:30am on the 25th December (incase you forgot when Xmas is) and a ticket for adults is R500 and kids under 12 years are R200. Email […] More

  • Backsberg Chocolate and Wine pairing

    ALERT ALERT! GREAT VALUE INCOMING! The Backsberg Chocolate and Wine pairing is only R95 per person, which gets you 5 award-winning wines and 5 delish chocolates. SPOILER ALERT:  This includes a white chocolate dipped lemon peel, a dark chocolate dipped candied orange peel, a dark chocolate covered ginger square, a dark chocolate dipped fig, and a […] More

  • The Charles Cafe Cheap Coffee Alert!

    The Charles Cafe Cheap Coffee Alert! Keeping you warm and energised this winter their top priority. R18 gets you a takeaway Americano, all-day, every day. They’re on the corner of Waterkant Street and Dixon Road in De Waterkant. It’s as simple as that. Directions to The Charles Café  137 Waterkant Street Cape Town 8001 082 455 3933 More

  • Lou Lou’s in the Cape Quarter review

    I love nothing more than to walk into a restaurant and feel like I have left my Cape Town life and have been transported to another world. Enter: Lou Lou’s. The Space in a nutshell  Lou Lou’s in the Cape Quarter is a 45 seater restaurant/lounge/bar that feels like you’ve stepped into a gentleman’s lounge […] More

  • Kid’s special at Seelan’s with the Jolly Roger

    Nawww that’s cute. We like it when companies make it easier for parents to entertain and feed their spawn. This cool partnership between the Jolly Roger pirate ship and Seelan’s, means that with every boat ride, your kids get a 40% off all kid’s meals. All you have to do is take your valid Jolly […] More

  • The last Fine Wining Evening of the Year with HQ

    Here we go! HQ Cape Town Fine Wining 2017 is on. Now in its 3rd consecutive year, HQ’s celebrated Fine Wining dinners have really set the bar when it comes to food-and-wine pairings in Cape Town, always delivering a fun evening out. On 1 November at 7pm, they will be hosting their last Fine Wining […] More

  • Year End Functions At Tobago’s at The Radisson

    Looking for something to do for your year end function? Well here are two ideas from the lovely humans at The Radisson Blu Waterfront. They’ve gone ahead and simplified things depending on how many options you’re looking for and how much money you want to spend. Handy. You can find all the info right here […] More

  • New La Mouette Spring Tasting Menu

    Spring is upon us, and with it a brand new La Mouette spring tasting menu. 6 courses of deliciousness, decadence and mouth-gasms (yes, I went there) for only R445 per person. So, book now to celebrate the start of spring in style. P.S.: A 3 course set menu for R375 is also available.  New La […] More

  • The Charles Cafe Review

    Ola, readers! Trying a new thing: mini-review upfront, followed by more detail after. Let’s see how this pans out. I’ve worked in De Waterkant for 6 years now, yet somehow, foolishly, I’ve walked past The Charles Café countless times and not walked in. Idiot. The Space Not only is the menu great (I’ll get to […] More

  • Evita Bezuidenhout at The Mount Nelson

    It’s all happening in September with Evita Bezuidenhout at The Mount Nelson Ballroom! Four intimate theatre-dinner evenings will see you welcomed with canapés & cocktails prepared by Chef Rudi Liebenberg and his team, followed by a three course dinner. Evita Bezuidenhout is now the most famous white woman in Luthuli House, cooking for reconciliation and keeping an […] More

  • Sunday lunch buffet at Tobago’s at The Radisson

    Everyone loves a buffet. And if you say you don’t love a buffet, I am going to assume that you’re an alien, you are a zombie, or I just don’t know – not human. EVERYONE LOVES A BUFFET. And now, just in time for winter, you can enjoy a lunch buffet every Sunday at Tobago’s […] More

  • Grand Africa Winter Set Menu 2017

    Just because it’s chilly out, doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be able to head to the beach, right? Well, that’s what the Grand Africa Café & Beach believes, which is why they’ve just launched a hearty menu for winter coinciding with their renovations that make it perfect for the chill. Think fireplaces, heaters and fluffy blankets, while you enjoy the seaside views from […] More

  • Reuben’s Winter Set Menu Special

    Oh Winter Specials, we love you so. Head on over to Reuben’s at The One & Only for a three course set menu for R295 buckaroodles. The menu is subject to change due to fresh produce availability, which is a pretty cool reason for a menu surprise! We believe in farm to table, ingredient driven menus and […] More

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    Burger Lobster Spring Special

    WOAH WOAH WOAH. Now this is a something to get excited about. Burger & Lobster on Bree Street have pulled out all the stops with the Burger Lobster Winter Special. It’s called the All-Rounder, and it really does have a ‘lil something of everything! Monday – Saturday, dinner and lunch. Get it before they realise it’s crazy and stop it […] More

  • La Mouette Catering

    It’t true. You can now enjoy the deliciousness of La Mouette from the comfort of your table/couch/stoep/or whereever else you want to eat – because La Mouette Catering is here! To get in on the action, email with your event details and they’ll get back to you with a unique quote. Three… two… one… Give them […] More

  • La Mouette Winter Menu Special

    OMG EVERYONE CALM DOWN, JUST CALM DOWN. I know it’s tough, but you have to be calm in order to get on the phone and call 021 433 0856, to email or get on the reservations page of their site, to book for the La Mouette Winter Menu Special. 4 courses. 1 carafe of wine. […] More

  • Ginja Review

      Set between the Waterfront and the harbour, with lovely views but far enough away from all the shoppers, Ginja has a hip, contemporary design, with a deliciously wholesome menu. They really have kept things simple. They don’t do starters, there are some lighter meals like salads, wraps and sandwiches, and a few key mains and desserts […] More

  • This is the Camemburger

    If you’re on diet, look away now. If you’re lactose intolerant, close this tab immediately. This is not a drill. This is not pretend. This is the Camemburger. ALRIGHT STOP, RECIPE TIME. Whatever you want to put on your burger is up to you. I did the following: Rocket, fresh tomato, caramelised and pickled red […] More

  • Waterfront Charters Cruise and Dine – City Grill, Meloncino and Greek Fisherman

    Looking for something a little different? How about checking out Cape Town from a totally new angle? Waterfront Charters Cruise and Dine – City Grill, Meloncino and Greek Fisherman Waterfront Charters have teamed up with The Greek Fisherman, City Grill and Meloncino to offer you a cruise and dine experience. Pick lunch or dinner. Pick your restaurant. Pick […] More

  • The Sleek and Sophisticated Burger & Lobster Review

    Burger & Lobster is famous for… well… burgers and lobsters. Who’d have guessed it? Don’t get me wrong, their burger and the lobster is delicious and I will get to that later, BUT OH MY WORD THE BRIOCHE IT IS SERVED ON IS MINDBLOWINGLY DIVINE. Just needed to get that out of the way quickly, so […] More