Spend a summers’ eve getting into the festive spirit with help from your favourite Christmas classics!
You haven’t tasted ribs like those at this slick, family-friendly smokehouse and bar in Cape Town
Every fork needs a knife. So when Ed Saunders, owner of popular Long Street tapas bar Fork, decided to open another dining destination, this time in Cape Town’s Northern Suburbs, he chose to title it after the corresponding utensil.
As it turns out, I find on my first visit to the restaurant, which sits at the back of the Crystal Towers Hotel in Century City, that Knife is also a very fitting name for the venue considering it’s a carnivore’s Arcadia. Wooden plaques on the wall instantly underscore the focus – “Nice to Meat You”, “Meat Whisperer” and “Proud Meatatarian” they read. These are accompanied by exposed red brick, raw concrete pillars, burgundy booths, low-hanging pendant lights, polished timber and black-and-white chequered flooring, so that the whole open, airy space looks a