BREAKFAST/LUNCH:

MELISSAS: An all-time classic in Table View (7 minutes drive from Sunset Beach towards north). The surf community, locals and Cape Town lovers come together in this deli for a nice breakfast, snack or lunch. www.melissas.co.za, Blaauberg Rd, Table View, Cape Town

VOVO TELO: A very nice Café at the Waterfront close to the big wheel right at the entrance.  www.vovotelo.co.za, Victoria Wharf, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town

GIOVANNI‘S DELIWORLD: Very nice downtown near Waterfront and stadium. An Italian deli where you order your choice of delicious food at the counter. Real Italian and at the same time very Cape Townian. 103 Main Rd, Green Point, Cape Town

CAFE PARADISO: A project from the famous “Madame Zingara”-Team (just check out www.madamezingara.com) on stylish Kloof Street – nice garden for having breakfast or lunch, cosy inside for a nice dinner! www.cafeparadiso.co.za, 110 Kloof St, Gardens, Cape Town

EDEN CAFE: Always a nice place with an amazing ocean view and just 10 minutes away from Sunset Loft. www.edencafe.co.za, Eden on the Bay Centre, on the Boulevard, Bloubergstrand, Cape Town

THE RUMBULLION at THE ROUNDHOUSE: Feels like heaven with its wonderful garden terraces with stunning views over Camps Bay, the back of Table Mountain and the Twelve Apostels. www.theroundhouserestaurant.com, Round House Rd, Camps Bay, Cape Town

LOADING BAY: Very stylish mix of shop and café. Just try it and you will come back: loadingbay.co.za, Shop 30, Hudson Building, 30 Hudson St, Cape Town

NOURISHD: A little Juicery/ Café located in Kloof Street that serves locally sourced, as organic as possible, seasonal juices, smoothies, coffee, acai bowls and light meals: www.nourishd.co.za/, 177 Kloof Street, Gardens, Cape Town.

 

LUNCH/DINNER:

NONNA LINA: Our favorite Italian restaurant. Little Italy in SA. Authentic atmosphere and the best pizza in town. www.nonnalina.com, 64 Orange St, Gardens, Cape Town

FOXCROFT: New since 2017 and just amazing. Fine dining in a quite relaxed atmosphere in beautiful constantia. www.foxcroft.co.za, Shop 8, High Constantia Centre, Groot Constantia Road,

THE VILLAGE HUB: An innovate new place for community to gather, to chill out and relax and watch the sunset. Amazing vegetarian and vegan options and a little shop. thevillagehub.co.za,  2 Watsonia Ln, Scarborough, Cape Town

WANG THAI: Pretty good Thai food and delicious sushi. Always a good option. It’s theoretically also possible to walk on the beach to get there (lagoon beach is directly behind the lighthouse) if you can make your way back before sunset. www.wangthai.co.za, Lagoon Beach Drive, Lagoon Beach, Cape Town

COL’CACCHIO: Nice Italian style food, very easy with a nice branch at the shopping center in Blouberg. www.colcacchio.co.za, Shop 15, Seaside Village, Cormorant Rd, Bloubergstrand, Cape Town

PRIMI PIATTI: Simply, easy and good pizza, pasta and burgers. In Table View with a postcard view of Table Mountain! Good after a day on the water. www.primi-piatti.com, 14 Beach Boulevard 7, Table View, Cape Town

SOCIETI: Perfect for a romantic dinner. Nice bistro cuisine. www.societi.co.za, 50 Orange St, Gardens, Cape Town

THE BUNGALOW: Fish and seafood, with amazing views (sundowner!) in Clifton. www.thebungalow.co.za, Glen Country Club, 3 Victoria Road, Clifton, Camps Bay

HOMESPUN: This is exactly what Table View has been missing for a very long time! Matt has created a really exceptional culinary experience. Nestled between the all too familiar pubs, bars and fast food joints of Table View, this little gem is a welcome breath of fresh air, and definitely worth a visit! www.homespunbymatt.co.za Portfield Road (opposite St Elmo’s), Table View, Cape Town

THE POT LUCK CLUB: What a location! On the top floor of the silo in the Biscuit Mill. Tapas and innovative cuisine in a really relaxed environment. www.thepotluckclub.co.za, 6th floor, The Silo, The Old Biscuit Mill, 375 Albert Rd, Woodstock, Cape Town

HAIKU: Well, almost forgot, an all time classic, sometimes a bit loud,  also downtown: Haiku, finest asian cuisine! www.haikurestaurant.com, 58 Burg St, Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town

The Stack: The a la carte menu offers a range of consistently delicious, classic bistro and amazing drinks at the bar. One of our absolute favourites at the moment! www.thestack.co.za, Leinster Hall, 7 Weltevreden Street, Cape Town

 

DRINKS:

THE WILLASTON BAR @ THE SILO HOTEL: Nice spot to hang out after some hours at incredible ZEITZ Mocaa Museum. Stunning views over the waterfront and the Mother City, Table Mountain, Devil’s Peak, Lion’s Head and Signal Hill just in front of the window! www.theroyalportfolio.com, The Silo Hotel, Silo Square, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town

THE GIN BAR: Remedies for the Head, Heart & Soul. Like written on their webpage “the Gin Bar offers elixirs, tinctures and potions to cure all manner of ills”. That’s it! www.theginbar.co.za 64A Wale St, Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town

 

WINERIES:

EQUUS at CAVALLI: Three passions – wine, horses and amazing cuisine. Just one of our all-time favourites. www.cavallistud.com, Cavalli Estate Rd., Strand Road, Stellenbosch

BUITENVERWACHTING: Feels like heaven. Buitenverwachting means „beyond expectations“. So true! www.buitenverwachting.com, Klein Constantia Rd, Hope of Constantia, Cape Town

GRANDE PROVENCE: The paradise must be in Franschhoek. Well-known restaurant and great wines. www.grandeprovence.co.za, Main Rd, Franschhoek

MAISON ESTATE: What a wonderful life – dinner under the oak trees in the garden with funny four legged companions and feathery friends. www.maisonestate.co.za, R45, Franschhoek

KLEINE ZALZE: If you love playing golf book your tee-time at De Zalze and go for lunch and wine tasting to Kleine Zalze with its restaurant TERROIR. www.kleinezalze.co.za, Strand Rd, Stellenbosch

TOKARA: Amazing viewsoutstanding good food: Tokara – with a stunning terrace! www.tokararestaurant.co.za, Tokara Wine Estate, Helshoogte Rd, Stellenbosch

 

AND THESE MARKETS:

FARMERS MARKET in Granger Bay. Our favorite. Market Day every Saturday 9am to 2pm (all weather). Amazing vegetables and fruits, flowers, local and organic products. Our absolute favourite! http://www.ozcf.co.za/market-day/, Granger Bay Blvd, V & A Waterfront, Cape Town.

HOUT BAY HARBOUR MARKET in Hout Bay. Nice for some souvenirs! Or simply some nice food and live music… www.bayharbour.co.za, 31 Harbor Rd, Hout Bay, Cape Town

THE OLD BISCUIT MILL in Woodstock! Having a nice breakfast, meeting friends or simply just have a look or a coffee… www.theoldbiscuitmill.co.za, 375 Albert Rd, Woodstock, Cape Town