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  • The Winter Tasting Menu at La Mouette is here!

    If anyone knows the La Mouette gang personally, you’ll know they just took a break and went to Bali. And yes, the photos made me very, very jealous. Now that they’re back in chilly Cape Town, they’ve just launched their new 7 course Winter Menu, where Chef Henry showcases the best of local winter produce, inspired by Bali. If you aren’t into […] More

  • Winter Set Menu Special at The Islands Restaurant

    Situated in the exclusive (and wind free) suburb of Bantry Bay, The President Hotel is a peaceful haven just a step away from the buzz of Cape Town’s CBD. The hotel is set against the backdrop of the famous Lion’s Head and Table Mountain, where guests can enjoy breath-taking views of endless ocean horizons. Starting […] More

  • The Islands Restaurant at The President Hotel

    Enjoy a relaxed and casual atmosphere whilst indulging at the Islands Restaurant. There is a variety of menu options to suit your palate and preferences, whether it is buffet or à la carte or our blackboard specials of the day. The Islands Restaurant is renowned for the best buffet breakfast in Cape Town. [Twitter]   […] More

  • The Botany Café at The President Hotel

    The most recent delight the President Hotel is now providing is the newly renovated deli. The Botany Café is a burst of freshness and innovation in the deli scene, and is becoming increasingly popular not only with guests, but with growing numbers of Capetonians who are quickly discovering its culinary pleasures. The focus is on […] More

  • La Mouette Autumn a la carte menu

    The weather is cooling down, but things are just as hot in the La Mouette kitchen. They’ve kicked off with their new menu which will run until 13 June, after which La Mouette will be closed until 28 June for their annual break. More keen on trying the tasting menu? Click…. HERE! PS. Remember that the gorgeous […] More

  • Karaoke Evenings at Franky’s Diner

    Karaoke in full force at Franky’s Diner! Due to popular demand, Karaoke evenings have been added to the weekly schedule at our favourite 50s diner in Sea Point. Every Thursday from 20h00, sing your heart out to your favourite rock n roll anthems. Bookings are recommended as these Karaoke evenings will prove to be very […] More

  • Paella Cooking Classes with Ginger & Lime

    Join Ginger & Lime for a Spanish-style cooking class! On the 23rd of March, a new Paella cooking class will be introduced at Ginger & Lime that is bound to be much fun for all involved. It’s nearly fully booked at this stage with only a few more seats available. Make sure to contact or […] More

  • The late-summer Tasting Menu at La Mouette is here!

    The late-summer tasting menu at La Mouette is finally here! Celebrating our long summer, La Mouette has just introduced a new tasting menu that will be available until autumn kicks-in. 6 courses for R395 (or R645 paired with wines) are available on a menu that includes many modern interpretations of popular dishes we have all […] More

  • Enjoy Valentine’s Day at NV-80

    Treat your loved one to a decadent three course dinner at NV-80 this Valentine’s Day, featuring a selection of meat and seafood dishes prepred by Head Chef Pavel Dimitrov. Taking things up a notch from our more casual a la carte menu, Valentine’s dishes include Ballotine of Norwegian Salmon, Grilled Queen Prawns, Pan Seared Scallops, Chalmar […] More

  • La Mouette is the top StreetSmart Contributor

    Every post I write about La Mouette, I have a little shpiel about how they work with the StreetSmart charity at the bottom. While I always thought that it was great that they were involved, I never thought much of it. BUT I WAS WRONG. Because La Mouette is the top StreetSmart Contributor. Thanks to […] More

  • Chef’s Recommendations for Mother’s Day at NV-80

    NV-80 is a slick seafood and steakhouse in the heart of Sea Point and has been named after the dynamic and renowned Gonçalves duo that has been in the business since 1980. Their restaurant, a throwback to the past and celebration of it, offers guests intimate indoor dining, an alfresco balcony for sundowners and a […] More

  • New Designer Milkshakes at Franky’s Diner

    Hamburgers, fries and shakes served up by our waitresses in poodle skirts and ponytails, Franky’s Diner in Sea Point couldn’t be more ’50s. But what’s a 50s diner without a proper milkshake menu? Along with their traditional milkshakes, Franky’s Diner is now also offering Designer Milkshakes with new exclusive flavours that will blow your mind. Orea, Ferrero […] More