There is no shortage of amazing places to wine & dine in Cape Town and with the chilly weather settling in there is no better place to find yourself: in a cosy restaurant with a delicious meal and a glass of wine or two.

V & A  Waterfront

Taste the international influences from all whose paths inevitably led to this port city. Choose from Asian, Italian, Portuguese, Mexican, Spanish, German, Moroccan, American, French, British and South African cuisine. Make it a fine dining, smart casual, coffee shop, café, pub, steakhouse, health or on- the- go affair.

What’s for lunch? The freshest oysters from @harbour_houseza.

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Shaken or stirred?

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Table Mountain Cableway

There are a number of places from which to purchase food or enjoy a sit-down meal at Table Mountain, each catering for a range of needs. The Table Mountain Café, the restaurant at the top, is open for breakfast, lunch and refreshments. Enjoy a working lunch at their new WiFi Lounge – the office in the clouds with the best views. 

Robben Island

While there is no restaurant on the island, you can bring a picnic basket along to enjoy while soaking in the views of Cape Town. 

One of our shipwrecks. …

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#vscocam en-route

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You can pack a picnic to enjoy under the trees or visit one of two restaurants in the Garden: Moyo Restaurant Kirstenbosch and the Kirstenbosch Tea Room.

Groot Constantia

Groot Constantia offers fine dining at Jonkershuis & Simon’s Restaurant and gourmet picnics from Simon’s Deli. Pair great meals with their amazing wines while enjoying the spectacular views of the Constantia Valley. Sip on award winning wines at their tasting rooms or enjoy their Chocolate & Wine Pairing.

The Jonkershuis menu is diverse and very accessible, with a strong Cape Malay influence. They are open for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light meals and drinks throughout the day.

Simons offers a range of dishes to suit all tastes, with everything from light lunches to magnificent dinners.

City Walk

A wide diversity of food is to be found on the City Walk – from award-winning restaurants to street food vendors, street cafes and food markets. From Malaysian to Ethiopian to Nigerian to Italian to Mexican to Chinese, there’s hardly a country that isn’t represented gastronomically along the City Walk.

Two of our favourites is the Company’s Garden Restaurant and The Taj Hotel.

The Company’s Garden Restaurant is a restaurant built for children, families and visitors alike. They serve a selection of light meals, all time teatime favourites as well as a variety of traditional South Africa fare from early in the morning until late in the afternoon.

Summertime bliss #HaarlemandHope

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The Taj Hotel offers 3 dining areas:

Bombay Brasserie where every meal is a gastronomic journey through a delicate melody of flavours. Contemporary Indian dining at its best.

Twankey Bar for Seafood tapas, glamorous cocktails and the most comprehensive selection of delicious oysters are the hallmarks of the Twankey oyster and champagne bar.

Mint, the Local Grill specialises in innovative international and local fare and a relaxed atmosphere where every guest feels at home.

Cape Point

The Two Oceans Restaurant is perched high on the cliffs offering panoramic views of False Bay. The restaurant has been meticulously designed to give every guest a superb view in classy but comfortable surroundings, and while superbly prepared fresh seafood takes centre stage, their extensive menu provides something special for all tastes and requirements.

Perfection. #CapePoint #capepointsa #cocktail #summer #lovecapetown #meetsouthafrica #twooceansrestaurant

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