- Spice Route Wine Estate- an artisan playground of endless fun!
- South African Soul Food! What do Black South Africans traditionally eat?
- My new favourite summer restaurant – The Pool Room on Oak Valley Estate – Elgin
- Douglas Green Wines – fantastic value for money…..ahhhhh Douglas Green!
- Organic & Biodynamic – Avondale Vineyard Tour……doing things naturally!
- La Petite Ferme Cellar Tour with John Dendy Young
- The Dog’s Bollocks grows its family to include the Bitches Tits & Deluxe Coffee
- Exciting news: New V&A Market on the Wharf to open in November 2012
- Fab 2 see positive feedback of traveling foodies on Royale Burger Bar in Long Street thegluttonsdigest.com/royale-to-the-… 6 hours ago
- Cheynes in Hout Bay is creating a buzz! Best to book a week before 4 the weekend! It has only been open about 3 wks! #newcapetownrestaurants 7 hours ago
- @bencolclough it was wonderful to show both of you that the Cape Winelands can be fun 4 the whole family! Happy travels! 7 hours ago
- @WakameWafu thank you for the update! Wonder why the manager at Salt got it so wrong! 7 hours ago
- @WakameWafu I was told by the manager at Salt when I was there! Are u staying where u are? 7 hours ago
Category Archives: Cape Town 4 Foodies and Wino’s
This has been a fun time for funky interesting restaurant openings in Cape Town. We explored a couple of these over the last few weeks: The Dogs Bollocks, Clarkes and South China Dim Sum. Each one is wonderfully quirky. I … Continue reading
From 1 February Bruce Robertson, one of South Africa’s most well known chefs (former owner of the Showroom in Cape Town), will be opening a spot that celebrates ”The Art of Table d’ Hôte” - ie the opportunity to dine in … Continue reading
Paternoster is my favourite gourmet retreat in the Western Cape. It is literally in the middle of nowhere – two and half hours drive from Cape Town. Here you can experience a little foodie paradise. It would be a … Continue reading
Dine with a local in Cape Town in their home – a fun way to meet Cape Town locals over their dining table!
For quite a few years I have had requests from overseas visitors and from agents asking whether I can organize a dinner party to connect locals and foreigners. An example of a request would be: an American architect who would … Continue reading
Each year I wait with eager anticipation for the results of the Eat Out Awards. South Africa does not have a Michelin rating system for food – as such awards such as the Eat Out Awards, Rossouws Restaurants guidelines and … Continue reading
One of my favourite restaurants in the Cape is Harbour House, Kalk Bay. I eat there about twice a week on tours. It is consistently good and people just simply love it there. Part of the magic is the fact … Continue reading
I spent last Saturday at the Biscuit Mill Market – and took some delicious pictures to share with you!! The Biscuit Mill Market was the first artisenal market in Cape Town which celebrated our small local suppliers of anything from … Continue reading
Every time I blink, something new opens in Woodstock, a somewhat grungy suburb in Cape Town. It all seems to have started with the renovation of an old biscuit mill building into a creative/arty small funky shopping centre. Woodstock boasts … Continue reading
Ok – so the local Capetonians are reading my headline and saying – it is not so hidden – we have found it!! And no doubt many others have too, as it has consistently been rated as one of the … Continue reading
This is a “must” include in a visit to South Africa by any foodies – yes – when you look at the map – it does appear that this little town is in the middle of nowhere – but look … Continue reading
Mzoli’s is a smash hit among both the township locals and visitors to the Cape who are keen to get a feel of “real” Africa. Mzoli’s is an African food BBQ/Braai restaurant located in the heart of Gugulethu township. … Continue reading
It has been exciting times in Cape Town. From a city that lacked fresh markets we have gone from zero to a full 360 degrees, and it is now such fun to be a foodie in Cape Town!! As a … Continue reading
I love Kalk Bay for so many reasons, that I return and return and return to explore, eat and play. Kalk Bay is quirky, arty, grungy at times, always eccentric and quite simply a fun place to ramble around, to … Continue reading
Yesterday, on a cold Cape rainy winters day, Lesley Cox and I headed through to meet the winemaker, Abraham, from Druk My Niet for a wine tasting. The drive there was wonderfully scenic, however the signage to Druk My … Continue reading
A great addition to the Stellenbosch winelands is the opportunity for you to experience a traditional South African Braai at Middelvlei Wine Estate. Braaing (BBQing) is a national passtime in South Africa during summer. On any summer’s night this is … Continue reading