My Favourite Places To Eat My Favourite Things In Cape Town

April 23, 2013   /   bynatalie  / Categories :  Food & Wine, Uncategorized
Inspired by The Foodie’s amazing list of places to eat in Cape Town, according to your mood and occasion, I decided to put together a list of my personal favourite places to eat in Cape Town, according to my cravings.

Chefs Table lunch at the Mount Nelson Hotel

I mean, some days you just get a craving for great Indian food, you know? Hopefully this will come in handy over the next couple of wintery months. Cause if there’s one thing winter is good for, it’s eating.

Best coffee in Cape Town: Deluxe on Church
Best brownies: Jason Bakery on Bree Street
Best croissant: Jason Bakery on Bree Street
Best weekday breakfast: Baby Breakfast at Clarke’s Dining on Bree
Best coffee shop with a vibe: Truth on Buitenkant
Best weekend breakfast: Luke Dale Roberts’ Potato rosti with bacon, poached eggs and hollandaise sauce at the Old Biscuit Mill.
Best weekday lunch: The Kitchen in Woodstock
Best sandwich or pie at lunch time: Jason Bakery on Bree Street
Best sushi lunch: Sevruga at the V&A Waterfront
Best sushi with a view: Wakame in Seapoint
Best sushi on a budget: Active Sushi on Strand Street
Best lunch in Stellenbosch: De Oude Bank Bakkereij on Church Street
Best lunch on a wine farm: Bread and Wine at Moreson
Best wine farm to take tourists: Fairview in Paarl
Best charcuterie at a wine farm: Anura in Franschoek
Best place for tea and scones: The Green House at Babylonstoren
Best place for a boozy Sunday lunch: The Food Barn in Noordhoek
Most unusual lunch on a wine farm: Mexican food at Cosecha at Noble Hill
Best fish & chips: Lucky Fish & Chips in Kalk Bay, Long Street or Bree Street
Best seafood lunch: The Brass Bell in Kalk Bay
Best bangers and mash: Superette in Woodstock
Best dive bar: Lefty’s on Harrington Street
Best pizza: Burrata at the Old Biscuit Mill
Best lamb shank: Rick’s Cafe on Park Street
Best prego roll: Dias Tavern in town
Best hotdog: &Union on Bree Street, Power & The Glory
Best burger: &Union on Bree Street, Royale on Long Street, JC’s on De Villiers Street, Clarke’s on Bree Str
Best fries: Truffle fries at Loading Bay in De Waterkant, cheese fries at Clarke’s Diner
Best jalapeno poppers: El Burro
Best oysters: The Twankey Bar at the Taj Hotel
Best ribs: Lefty’s on Harrington Street, Gibson’s Gourmet at the Waterfront
Best calamari: Champan’s Peak Hotel in Hout Bay
Best steak: Ribeye with chipotle butter at El Burro, Percy’s Tavern on Buitenkant Str, Cafe Dijon in Green Point
Best Place To Take Visitors: The Rumbullion at The Roundhouse
Best Mexican food: El Burro in Green Point, Panchos in Observatory (Tex-Mex)
Best risotto: Burrata at the Old Biscuit Mill, Sidewalk Cafe in Vredehoek
Best Dim Sum: Hesheng on Seapoint Main Road
Best Indian Food: Chandani on Roodebloem Road, Vintage India in Greenpoint
Best affordable tasting menu: La Mouette in Seapoint
Best tasting menu: The White Room at Dear Me
Best super-splurge: The Test Kitchen
Best foodie experience: The Chef’s Table at Planet Restaurant at the Mount Nelson Hotel
Best ice cream: Gelato Mania in Green Point
Best Chinese take-away: Monk’s Chinese
Best late-night feast: Food Inn on Long Street


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