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Wine & Dine

New Restaurants And Experiences to Discover and Share

Exciting new restaurants, coffee shops, bars, clubs, markets, venues and hot spots to discover and explore. PLUS: Support a friend's business

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Wine & Dine

Psst. Our Alternative Bucket List of Hidden Gems

It’s the smallest most unique hidden places that make a city. That make your day. Our team is sharing theirs.

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Wildlife & Nature

Cheap And Cheerful: Awesome Budget Getaways Near Cape Town

Tick them off your list and explore the Western Cape with our pick of budget getaways and affordable escapes that cost less than R550pp per night

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Features

Win A Winter Winelands Getaway for Two

How does two nights of hibernation with someone special at luxurious La Bella Vita Studios in Paarl worth R5400 sound?

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Features

Muizenberg celebrates 100 years of surfing

It’s also where Agatha Christie liked to catch a wave

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News

Calling All Aspiring Educators: Train in China

The programme consists of six months of study and 12 months of practical teaching in schools

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Holiday

Skip The Socks And Give Him Something He’ll Really Love This Father’s Day

Tech, experiences, fashion, food and beauty – anything but socks

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Wine & Dine

New Place 117Kloof: A Passion Project

Where else can you have coffee amongst the greenery and walk away with the chair you sat on?

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Wine & Dine

Kenilworth’s New Boutique Wine Store Opening On Mains Avenue

In-store tastings and a unique wine selection in the suburbs

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Holiday

Who Doesn’t Love a Road Trip?

New in town or a true local, you’ll discover something you didn’t know about Cape Town on a Kiff Kombi tour

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Wine & Dine

Where to Enjoy Brunch in Cape Town

Where to enjoy brunch in Cape Town

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Wine & Dine

Chicha!: The Pre-Drinks (Or Date Night) Spot That’s Livening Up Sea Point

A “funky 70s spaceship wine bar meets contemporary tapas eatery”

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Wildlife & Nature

Cape Town State of the Dams: Gamka Dam in Beaufort-West Reaches 45%

This dam has been empty for two years. Levels look set to increase even further, given good rainfall in the mountain catchment areas. Get the latest update on Cape Town's dam levels.

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Wine & Dine

NEW PLACE: Inspiring Dreams At Home Bru Café

A local and lekker social hub in Obs

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Wine & Dine

NEW PLACE: Wingerd Vista: Built on Beer and Ice-Cream

They call it Wingerd Vista because of the spectacular garden and sculpture views (the food and drinks aren’t bad either)

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Wildlife & Nature

Agetaways Add Their Personal Touch To Your Holiday Tour

On the popular 14-day Garden Route tour, tourists get to take their time exploring the Cape

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Nominate A Friend's New Business For R60k's Worth Of Activation

Over the past six years, CapeTownMagazine.com has activated over 300 new businesses. Now you can also support entrepreneurs by nominating a friend’s new business for our #CapeTownMagNew project in association with Yoco

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Wine & Dine

Hey Brew: Franschhoek’s New Traditional Abbey-style Brewery

Dog-friendly beer, Belgian-inspired beer and a 1961 copper brewhouse

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Wine & Dine

COMING IN JULY: Country-style Nose-to-tail Dining At Viande

TV celebrity chef Pete Goffe-Wood joins The Grande Roche’s new restaurant

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Best of CT

More Than 50 Kickass Activities For Kids

There’s plenty to do with your children – indoor and outdoor, dry or wet, with animals, adults and other kids – in the city or in the suburbs.  

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Social

Tea Drinking Culture is Changing. And This is Its New Flavour

The tea bar that’s changing tea-drinking culture has arrived in Cape Town

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Best of CT

Bachelorette Party Ideas in Cape Town

Get some suggestions to suit any bride-to-be and budget

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Best of CT

Top Bachelor Party Ideas in Cape Town

Stag parties for every budget, style and personality

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Holiday

New Experiences: Day Tours For Exploring The Cape

We spoke to tour operators: Free tours, private tours, couples, family tours to holiday trips

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Features

Uncover the Soweto Gospel Choir And Find Out how you Can Audition

We caught up with Ipeleng Moshe from the Soweto Gospel Choir for inside info and what life is like in the group.

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Best of CT

Free, New and Secret on Bree Street

17 Things to (re)discover on one of Cape Town most-visited streets

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Wine & Dine

Sushi And Cocktails At Osetra In Kalk Bay

Stunning ocean views, a huge selection of wine, a deli shop, and vegan banana bread waffles!  

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Social

NEW: A Cut Above The Rest; The Downtown Barber With The ATM Inside

Male grooming so on-trend that girls want the same cuts + tattoo artist coming soon and an ATM in a convenient location

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Wine & Dine

Mogodu, Trotters, Smiley – Township Cuisine in the Heart of Long

Afrobar & Pitso’s Kitchen is a home away from home

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Features

7 SA Success Stories of Entrepreneurs (Incl 3 from Cape Town)

Mobile payment company Yoco is changing the game for small businesses

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News

Lunch Spots that Offer a Special Treat for Mom This Mother’s Day

We’ve found some places where she’ll be treated with a delicious meal, great views and maybe some free wine

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Wine & Dine

Bombay to Manhattan: 5 Restaurants Where the Madame Zingara Magic Still Lives

Did you know the guys behind The Theatre of Dreams run these restaurants in Cape Town?  

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Wine & Dine

New Experiences With Benguela Cove

From wine tastings and food pairings to pirate-themed adventure mini-golf, there’s so much to discover at Benguela Cove, Nom Nom and Lakeside Lodge & Spa

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Wine & Dine

12 Fisheries and Fresh Fish Spots that Locals Love

From fresh fish to crayfish, prawns to fish and chips and mussels

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Holiday

Ever Backpacked in a Homely Mansion on the Vibrant Side of Town?

This backpackers brings like-minded people together with the comforts of home in Cape Town’s buzzing Observatory suburb

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Social

Putt-Putt in Outer Space at Glowing Rooms SA

South Africa’s very first 3D space-themed glow-in-the-dark 18-hole mini-golf adventure in Milnerton

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Out!

Nevermind Winter! Find Your Happy Place this May. Here’s How

Learn to breathe (we’re not kidding), dance or hike for your supper – two of many options to get you on top of the world

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City News

WATCH IT FREE: David Coulthard to Speed a Red Bull F1 Car Around Grand Parade

Watch him show off in Kyalami, and teach Tom Cruise to drive the Aston Martin Red Bull F1 car.

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Social

WATCH: Let’s Get Some Gigs For This Talented Guy (We'll Promote Them All)

Check out this 19 year old’s golden voice – 3 videos, plus: let’s share this and get him gigs

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Features

Put Away the Candles (For Now): No Loadshedding Expected This Week

Eskom is optimistic about the power supply and the City of Cape Town confirms that loadshedding is suspended 

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Wine & Dine

Cooking with Rock Star Chef Matt Manning

Sleek cooking school, where you cook, play, Instagram your food

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Wine & Dine

How Grub and Vine Matches Fine Dining with Bistro Perfection

Chef Matt Manning does it all with so much flair

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Wine & Dine

This is Our Dream: Meet The Young Couple Behind New Nippon Sushi in Hout Bay

A big move from Asia to Africa, they met in Cape Town and saved up for years to open new restaurant Nippon Sushi – here’s why you should come taste the menu

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Wine & Dine

A Hidden Gem For an Intimate Night Out: Jéan-Luc’s Kitchen on Orphan Street

Don’t blink or you’ll miss it: (Very) slow-roasted pork belly, spectacular tasting boards and a deconstructed chandelier

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Features

Office Party Ideas Employees Will Attend and the Boss Will be Proud To Sign off

Don’t leave it up to management, when we’ve got over 20 office party venue ideas and experiences to choose from

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Best of CT

Things to do with teenagers in Cape Town

From kite surfing and shark cage diving to learning to code in the field of robotics – here's what you should be doing with your teens in Cape Town

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Cape Confidential

8 Creepy Cape Town Ghost Stories That’ll Send Chills Down Your Spine

Read these at your peril and be prepared to see some of the Mother City’s historical sites in an eerie new light

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Wildlife & Nature

This is What She's Hoping for When You Say, Let’s Go Camping

Cosy in winter, romantic and the freedom for the kids to roam

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Holiday

Cobra Experience: Cape Coastal Roads With The Top Down

WATCH: Get behind the wheel of an open-top V8 vintage-style Cobra for a day and experience the Cape Top Gear-style with Cobra Experience in Cape Town

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Wine & Dine

Something Awesome for Early Evenings at The Daily Music Show on Loop

No more waiting around: The Daily Music Show offers activities and entertainment with substance to fill those awkward hours between when work ends and meeting up with friends

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Holiday

Easter-Ready Chef's Pickled Fish Recipe + A Surprising Veggie Alternative

Two recipes by chefs Heinrich Koen from House of H and Andre Hill from Upper Bloem, as well as the history, spices and what to serve with pickled fish. 

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Beat the Sunday blues with wine, tapas and live music

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Sample some fine wines and meet the makers behind your favourite tipple

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See a uniquely presented story of the iconic Umkhonto weSizwe youths at UCT

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Catch some circus magic in an afternoon of aerial acts, human pyramids, acrobatics and ...

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Bring up to 150 people: Just pay for your food and drinks – the venue (and everything ...

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Half-price burger special at Moyo Eden on The Bay – psst … it comes with this awesome ...

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HQ’s #2FOR1Monday: Live acoustic music and two Salad, Steak and Chips set menus for the ...

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Hop aboard a fun-filled minibus and explore the hidden gems of the Western Cape

OX boat rides 110% Off: See The Marine Big 5 on an ...

Whales, dolphins, penguins, cape fur seals and mola mola (sunfish), an awesome boat trip ...

Roast and Co Daily: Two Hours of 2-For-1 Specials at ...

Plus: Half-price on all “To Share” plates – see what’s on the menu here

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Salted caramel, purple surprise, ginger sesame, cinnamon milk tart and 20 more Parisian ...

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Bring the kids along to experience the Duck Parade

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See a uniquely presented story of the iconic Umkhonto weSizwe youths at UCT

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Improve your fitness, strength and overall functionality with the Functional Performance ...

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Royaltea at the V&A Food Market is offering one of their special teas at half the price

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View for free: A new collection of hand-forged metal furniture and sculpture rippling ...

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Plus see Bonaparte’s cut-glass crystal goblets and taste the modern version of his ...

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From a free glass to a free bottle of estate wine, get something extra with your lunch or ...

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A reason to eat out: Get a free pizza on Tuesdays and a free burger on Thursdays at this ...

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Just Whatsapp or email your request, from basics to travel medications and emergency ...

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Embrace your inner yogi outdoors

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Sip the renowned wines and taste delicious gourmet food from Haskell Vineyards

OX boat rides 110% Off: See The Marine Big 5 on an ...

Whales, dolphins, penguins, cape fur seals and mola mola (sunfish), an awesome boat trip ...

Roast and Co Daily: Two Hours of 2-For-1 Specials at ...

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Planning a date or even for catching up with a mate? You’ll want to check out ...

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Grub & Vine’s #VineNight hosts a different wine farm

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