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Chilling out beachside at Tiger’s Milk in Muizenberg

Today we’re having lunch in the surfing haven of Muizenberg along the Cape’s fabulous peninsular. It’s a sleepy, understated town with a huge, beautiful beach and sea with loads of waves to catch. Tiger’s Milk is a trendy, much-needed addition to Muizenberg’s restaurant scene. It’s a lovely spot, huge and flooded with light with quirky decor and […]

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Enjoying the delights of De Grendel’s restaurant

Just 20 minutes from central Cape Town is the De Grendel Wine Estate and its delightful restaurant. Opened in May 2012 it’s become a favourite of mine with its dramatic views back towards Table Mountain and wonderful plates of food. Chef Ian Bergh is a local with classical training and a love of the Cape and its […]

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A Chinese fix at Chuck Yang’s Speciality Dish

There comes a time when that craving for Chinese food gets the better of you. That’s when you know it’s time to head for a small local restaurant deep in the burbs in Rondebosch, Cape Town. Taiwanese chef Chuck Yang cooks up a storm and steaming hot, freshly prepared dishes are delivered to your table. The prawn foo yong […]

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The taste of Spain at La Parada

I love Spain and deep down feel the Spanishness of my ancestors in my genes – even though it was a very long way back. So I was very excited when a tapas bar opened in Cape Town a couple of years ago. La Parada is on buzzy Bree Street and I’m pleased to say simply shouts Spain. The […]

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Seafood beach-style at Harbour House

There’s something totally magical about eating lunch while the ocean waves crash up against your restaurant. I’m a total beach baby, and as soon as I walk into Harbour House, I feel like I don’t want to leave…ever. Aside from the waves and the stunning view (the restaurant is surrounded by glass), the whole place is […]

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Food to get excited about at The Pot Luck Club

The Pot Luck Club is in the hip part of Woodstock called The Old Biscuit Mill. A glass lift with views of the mountain whisks you up to the sixth floor where Chef Luke Dale Roberts serves up amazingly innovative food in tapas-style sharing plates. Dishes are divided into flavour profiles, so you have five sections […]