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  • Restaurant at Bellevue Wine Estate

    Bellevue Wine Estate in the prestigious Stellenbosch wine growing region in South Africa, cultivates approximately 152ha of vineyards on a variety of sites. This enables the winemaker to select the very best pockets from which to make the exquisite wines that Bellevue Wine Estate is renowned for. It boasts with an original Cape Dutch homestead […] More

  • Brampton Wine Studio

    In the heart of Stellenbosch’s vibey town village, lies the Brampton Wine Studio. It is a creative social space, bringing together interesting people with colourful ideas. An eclectic hub where urban chic meets rustic recreation, combined with great wine, food, and company to match. Express yourself! It’s a theme that oozes from every corner of […] More

  • Bodega Restaurant at Dornier Wines

    In the ragged folds of the Stellenbosch Mountain – between fynbos-clad hills and manicured vines – lies a culinary destination beckoning both food & wine aficionados and gastronauts. Housed in the pastoral allure of a historic barn, Dornier Bodega pursues the perfect marriage between modern food preparation and classic elegance that has come to be […] More

  • Melissa’s Food Home Gift

    Melissa’s is one of the original Cape Town establishments priding itself on offering quality food and original products in a beautiful, welcoming environment. Melissa seamlessly marries her restaurant and retail experience, offering customers a real feast for the senses unlike any other. Shop the Melissa’s range of food & homeware items, dine on freshly baked […] More

  • Marianne Wine Estate

    Marianne is a young estate producing small batches of very high quality wines from their elevated Simonsberg terroir. The entire winemaking process: from the viticulture, harvest, winemaking and bottling all takes place on the farm – strictly estate and one of the influences of their Bordeaux heritage (owner Christian Dauriac has been producing wine for […] More

  • The Mussel Monger & Oyster Bar

    Simply put, we serve the best Mussels and Oysters in Africa! Since December 2015, the Mussel Monger and Oyster Bar have been sharing their love of two of the world’s most sustainable seafoods, Oysters and Mussels, specifically from the Saldanha Bay region. How do they ensure their deliciousness? Firstly, they only source the highest quality […] More

  • Boschendal at Oude Bank

    Boschendal at Oude Bank, a bakery, bistro and farm shop in the heart of Stellenbosch, opened its doors in 2017. Boschendal Farm in Francshhoek has become known in the Cape Winelands for its naturally, sustainably produced food and authentic farm-to-table dining. After refreshing the space originally occupied by Schoon de Companje, Boschendal at Oude Bank […] More

  • The Bakery at Jordan

    Welcome to The Bakery at Jordan! The Bakery atmosphere is relaxed and fun, evident in the modern, yet simple décor in neutral shades with a splash of red, where visitors can unwind and enjoy the freshly produced fare amongst the aromas of baking bread, pastries and freshly brewed coffee. Alternatively one may dine ‘al fresco’ […] More

  • Col’Cacchio relaunches revamped Stellenbosch store!

    Col’Cacchio, the popular Italian inspired franchise known for its gourmet thin-base wood-fired pizzas, hearty pasta and crisp fresh salads, has announced the opening of their revamped Stellenbosch branch, with the store officially opening its doors today. Located in Plein Street, the Stellenbosch store includes everything iconically Col’Cacchio with tried and tested family favourite as well […] More

  • The Spier Farm Kitchen launches overlooking Spier’s historic Werf

    The Spier Farm Kitchen offers everything visitors need to make their own tasty farm picnics – as well as a delicious array of produce to take home. Executive Chef Lolli Heyns and her team use seasonal produce grown organically in the Werf Food Garden a stone’s throw away from the Kitchen, as well as ingredients […] More

  • Summer Picnics at Spier Wine Farm

    The Spier Farm Kitchen is the collection point for guests who have ordered a pre-made picnic basket online. Whether you make your own or have ordered a pre-made basket, you’re welcome to picnic wherever you choose. From sitting along the banks of the tranquil Eerste River, under the giant oak on the Werf, or in […] More

  • Bukhara

    Step onto the deep green Udaipur marble floors of any Bukhara restaurant around Cape Town and feel the opulence of a classical India far removed from the glitz and glamour of Bollywood. Since its inception in 1995 Bukhara has set a new standard in Indian cuisine in South Africa, taking the eating culture from the […] More