Category: Restaurants

Restaurants, Restaurants in Cape Town, Restaurants in the Cape Winelands

Back to Terroir: it just keeps getting better

Today we headed back to the Winelands for lunch at one of our all-time favourites. Terroir celebrated their 10th anniversary in October this year and received their 8th Eat Out top-10 award in December. To remain in the top-10 in SA for such a long time is no small feat. The bar is already set very […]

Restaurants, Restaurants in Cape Town, Restaurants in the Cape Winelands, Uncategorized

Winelands bound for lunch at Overture

Today we’re heading towards Stellenbosch for lunch at the highly regarded Overture. Situated down the Annandale Road on the Hidden Valley wine estate, it opened at the end of 2007. It’s got some pedigree, having made the Eat Out top-10 South African restaurants for six years in a row (this year it’s at number 6). […]

Restaurants, Restaurants in Cape Town, Uncategorized

Welcome to the sparkling new La Colombe

Originally on the historic Constantia Uitsig wine estate, La Colombe has long featured in the top-10 restaurants in South Africa. For some reason I’d never been there…have no idea what caused this uncharacteristic behaviour! The estate was sold last year and the restaurant relocated under new ownership to the Silvermist wine estate at the top […]

Drinks, Restaurants, Restaurants in Cape Town, Uncategorized

My new tea-time heaven

So I’ve relocated to Cape Town in South Africa for a bit, which is great news for all of you as it’s the chance for me to share some wonderful new food experiences with you. From cafes and restaurants to exciting new recipes – watch this space, there’s plenty to come. Today I met up […]

Restaurants, Travel, Travel in Asia, Uncategorized

Delicious dishes from Kata Beach, Thailand

One of the greatest pleasures about a holiday in Thailand is the food. Kata Beach in Phuket offers a versatile array of menus in a wide range of different settings. And it’s all such great value. We went to Malila twice for dinner. It’s the first restaurant you come to in a street full of […]

Restaurants, Restaurants in London, Uncategorized

Heddon Street Kitchen: the new baby in Gordon Ramsay’s family

I’m a big fan of Gordon Ramsay’s Union Street Cafe in Southwark, so when I heard of another new opening, I had to get in quick. Okay, so Gordon doesn’t actually work at these places (not that he’s pretending he is), but I have no issue with this as he does seem to have the […]