BREAKFAST/LUNCH:

CARLUCCI : 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 with an awesome view on Table Mountain for a nice breakfast, snack or lunch. There is also a very nice branch in Oranjezicht in Cape Town! www.carluccisdeli.com, Athen’s Rd, Table View, 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

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

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

 

LUNCH/DINNER:

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! www.primi-piatti.com, 14 Beach Boulevard 7, Table View, Cape Town

95 KEEROM: Spend wonderful evenings with amazing Italian food in a stylish ambiance in the heart of the city. www.95keerom.com, 95 Keerom St, Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town

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

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

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

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

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

SHIMMY: The best beach club in town: Shimmy’s. Have a sundowner with your feet in the and and afterwards a delicious dinner… Chic! And: Goldfish is playing every Sunday! www.shimmybeachclub.com.  12 South Arm Road, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town

THE GRAND BEACH: Sundowner, barefoot in the sand, next to the V&A Waterfront. www.grandafrica.com, Haul Rd, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town

 

DRINKS:

ASOKA. Most popular on Tuesdays! www.asokabar.co.za, 68 Kloof St, Gardens, Cape Town

JADE. www.jadelounge.co.za, 39 Main Rd, Green Point, Cape Town

POWER & GLORY. 13 B Kloof Nek Rd, Gardens, Cape Town

 

WINERIES:

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

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

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

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:

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

ORANJEZICHT FARMERS MARKET in Granger Bay. 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.