Tag: Constantia

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

The paradise that is Constantia Uitsig

So April in Cape Town is autumn and conversations are punctuated with gloomy statements like “winter’s on its way”; “I can’t believe summer was over so quickly” and “it’s time to hibernate”. As someone who lives mostly in England and has experienced proper Northern European winters I’m (probably annoyingly) gung ho about the autumn weather […]

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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. […]

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Food to dream about at The Conservatory

The Cellars Hohenort Hotel is in the beautiful Constantia Valley. When we were looking for somewhere different to try for a relaxed post-golf Sunday lunch recently, we popped in to check it out. A delicious bloody mary later and a perusal of the menu, we’d booked a table on the sun-drenched terrace of The Conservatory […]

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Getting my Thai food fix at Wang Thai

Anyone who reads this blog will know that I really love Thailand and Thai food. So it’s always important to find a good Thai restaurant in whatever city you are visiting. Wang Thai in Cape Town is one of those. There are three restaurants in the Cape Town area and inevitably in my time here […]

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Welcome to Cape Town

I’ve decamped to Cape Town for a little bit. Time to spend time with family in the South African sunshine. But there’s no need to worry, I’m still going to make sure I tell you about all my new food experiences along the way. So not only will be able to try some exciting new […]