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  • A Trip down India Lane with The Taj Cape Town

    I have always boasted when I ate some curry and naan at our regular eatery, that I had Indian cuisine. It was not until I visited Taj Cape Town that I realised that I was way out of touch with what fine Indian cuisine really is. But before I tell you about the food, can […] More

  • Den Anker – The Perfect Food & Beer Pairing (Review)

    I’ll be honest; I’m not a huge beer fan. I usually opt for vodka or a lovely, fresh mojito. But I do know Den Anker, a Belgian speciality restaurant situated in the beautiful V&A Waterfront in Cape Town, offers so many kinds of Belgian imported beer that there must be something there for me. Having […] More

  • Smashing it at RocoMamas at The Harrington

    Are you looking for a really good time? I’ve never been to RocoMamas until recently. Of course, I’ve seen their marketing on social media but they’ve always been quite aggressive with their communication style and that’s never really spoken to me. But when I joined RocoMamas at The Harrington last month, I was pleasantly surprised […] More

  • Join Cape Town Culinary Tours on an African Food Safari

    Explore African cuisine with a food safari in the Mother City! Whether you are a local or a traveller in Cape Town, the Africa Food Safari by Cape Town Culinary Tours will definitely be an amazing experience of discovery with many of the city’s hidden foodie gems included in an informative city walk & tour. […] More

  • Weekly Earth Hour Dinner at Hotel Verde

    Earth Hour happens once a year, on the same date at the same time. Isn’t it about time for a change? Let’s keep the important message behind this initiative where we are asked to speak up for nature and inspire action in support of the environment. But why does this have to be limited to […] More

  • Winter Special on The Alba Restaurant Boat

    Winter Special on The Alba Restaurant Boat In a Nutshell: PRICE: A bargain! The Winter Special on The Alba Restaurant Boat is an absolute bargain. No, a steal! Why? JUST a cruise from one of those vendors around the V&A Waterfront Harbour is around R350pp, and here you get food and drinks too. We went […] More

  • A sophisticated fine-dining Dinner at Grande Roche

    I don’t always start my reviews at the end, but in this instance, I will change the order up a bit as these small moments really show what Grande Roche is all about. While enjoying our desserts, the elderly couple, who were sitting next to us were getting ready to leave.  Maybe in their late […] More

  • Explore Cape Town’s Food Culture on Foot with Cape Town Culinary Tours

    Sometimes we get to enjoy some incredible experiences and we always let you guys know about it. But this one time, I wish I didn’t. I’d rather want you go join one of the Cape Town Culinary Tours yourself without knowing what to expect. That’s how I felt when joining up with the guide and […] More

  • Live Music Series at The 41

    After their wildly successful winter jazz events, The 41 has introduced a Spring/Summer Live Music Series you shouldn’t miss!  The 41’s Live Music Nights are their newest exciting project that highlights exceptional local musicians every Thursday. The venue is just right for this occasion, elegantly designed with stylish décor, the restaurant has a gorgeous bar and […] More

  • Fynbos and Shiraz Dinner at On19

    A night of fine-dining with a localized twist, 1 on On19’s April edition championed the best local flavours and produce with inventive flair. This monthly culinary experience, that highlights one ingredient and one cultivar, takes place on the 19thfloor of the Westin at their flagship restaurant On19. While looking out on a phenomenal Cape Town […] More

  • The Chef’s Table Menu at Dash Restaurant

    I’ve been to Dash once before enjoying a very memorable fine-dining experience a few years ago. With a new chef at the helm, we were excited to see how things have changed as the focus shifted from fine dining with many molecular elements to an approach based on elegance. The dishes maintain South African elements, but there […] More

  • Winter Set Menu Review at Cape Milner

    Every winter Cape Town becomes a little bit less outgoing and a little more housebound. We prefer to stay indoors, keeping warm and staying cozy in familiarity, but this need not be the case! Winter menus and special winter rates allow us to try out places during the colder months of the year, which we […] More