Tag: lunch

Restaurants, Restaurants in Cape Town

Laid-back lunch at Steenberg’s Sixteen82

Today I’m heading for Steenberg, at the end of Cape Town’s M3. It’s a Wine Estate with a hotel, two restaurants and a golf club. What more could you want? Our destination? Bistro Sixteen82, which is named after the year the winery at Steenberg was established (so that’s a while back) and opened its doors in […]

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The perfect summer lunch at fabulous De Grendel

So today we’re heading out of Cape Town to the Durbanville wine region. It’s a short drive from the centre of town, ultimately up a winding road to De Grendel and their amazing restaurant. Set up on a hill you look back at majestic Table Mountain and across the sapphire blue sea. The light-filled restaurant is […]

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Chilled out lunch at Constantia Glen

One of the many attractions that Cape Town offers is its wine. There are several wine regions around the Mother City where you can pop in for a tasting and to stock up your cellar, or settle in for a leisurely lunch. The Constantia area is only 20 minutes from the centre of town and […]

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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 […]

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A Saturday lunchtime treat at Joel Robuchon’s La Cuisine

So you may remember I had lunch at Heston Blummenthal’s Dinner (just awarded its second Michelin star, by the way) with Sarah, one of my travelling companions on our Italian extravaganza. Well, to cut a long story short, both our husbands suffered from serious food envy as a result of that dining pleasure, so our […]

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Chilled out lunch at Simons in Constantia

The beautiful Sundays just keep coming in Cape Town. This week we returned to the stunning Constantia Valley for a relaxed lunch under the trees at Simons. Simons is the last restaurant on Groot Constantia wine estate – just keep driving past all the vines to the end of the road and you’ll find it. […]