Fri
H:17°
L:10°
Sat
H:16°
L:
Sun
H:18°
L:11°
Mon
H:21°
L:
Tue
H:18°
L:12°
Wed
H:16°
L:
Thu
H:15°
L:
maaya
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

read more
zingara_bombay2
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.

read more
African_queen
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

read more
african_relish_2019
Features

The Best Time To Plan A Special Getaway With These Great Deals

Get more bang for your buck with low-season specials

read more
Day Tours_Otter
Holiday

New Experiences: Unique Day Tours For Exploring The Cape

Something nice. Something unique. Something you find out about from your best friends.

read more
african_relish_2019
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.  

read more
african_relish_2019
Wine & Dine

Foodie Safari In Prince Albert

African Relish has a cooking school, the Chef's Café eatery, a deli, and rustic and luxurious accommodation

read more
The Happy Oak
Wine & Dine

Places To Watch Soccer In Your Hood

From chilled pub vibes to intense stadium experiences

read more
extrablatt
Wine & Dine

Happy Hour Specials in Cape Town

Your guide to the when, where and what of after-work drink deals in the Mother City

read more
buffet
Wine & Dine

A Bevy Of Buffets, All-You-Can-Eat Feasts and Harvest Tables

A bounty of breakfast and lunch buffet – from country cooking and sushi to Italian and halaal

read more
alcazar_20_10
Wine & Dine

New Year’s Eve 2019/2020: From The Party Of The Year To Ibiza-Style Bashes

Also where the fireworks, fine-dining, family festivities are happening

read more
j&s_sushi
Wine & Dine

The Only Sushi Spot in The Gatsby Capital of Cape Town

A Japanese restaurant at a family home in Athlone

read more
cloud9_pool
Holiday

9 Pools And Water Parks In And Around Cape Town

This list will satisfy everyone from family to friends. Don’t lose it

read more
Illustration workshops read more
AroundAboutCars 3
Social

6 Rad Reasons to Hire a Car With AroundAboutCars

From special rates to discount accommodation, this team will help you get more out of Cape Town

read more
maaya
Wine & Dine

New: Charm All Five Senses At Japanese-Peruvian Restaurant Maaya

Dining here is not only a sensory delight; it’s an interactive experience

read more
chopsticks_table
Wine & Dine

In Korea You Braai At The Table

Try this at Chopsticks & Table, the Korean restaurant in town

read more
camps bay
Social

Off-The-Radar Beaches: Rocky Coves, Hidden Hamlets, Isolated Enclaves

17 idyllic sandy stretches for families, surfers, trendsetters, people watching and isolation

read more
critical_mass read more
western_cape_markets
Wine & Dine

Outstanding And Out of Town: Markets Worth Travelling For

Moonlight markets in the Karoo, sell-out cinnamon rolls in McGregor and a steampunk-style market in Elgin

read more
cape_town_markets
Wine & Dine

Heart, Soul, Scenery and Food at these Special Cape Town Markets

Markets by the seaside, the suburbs and the township

read more
I_love_the_dough
Wine & Dine

What Does Biggie Have To Do With This New Place On Bree?

There’s lots to love between these pink walls and cheeky neon signs

read more
TWK_dams_2019.08.05
Wildlife & Nature

Wet Weekend Puts A Spring In Cape Town’s Step

Dams supplying the City of Cape Town are over 80% full

read more
Guy Fawkes
City News

No Fireworks Doesn’t Mean No Fun For Guy Fawkes Day

There are lots of ways South Africans celebrate Guy Fawkes Day

read more
ideas_cartel_2019_2
Social

50% Off Plush Hotel Suites Atop Smart Work Spaces In Epicentre Of Cape Town

Ideal base for stylish travels (and business if desired)

read more
ideas_cartel_2019
Features

The Premium Work-and-Play Hub For Business Travellers Who want It All

Plush hotels lead down to convenient coworking offices and bedecked lounges

read more
house of h read more
akni
Wine & Dine

NEW: The One Dish, Served One Day A Week That Feeds Whole Families

Akni, named after the humble food made of protein, basmati rice, potato, spices and love

read more
ghosts read more
The_Jagger_Lounge_4 read more
Balboa
Best of CT

13 Hip and Trending Party Places in Cape Town & Surrounds

Your go-to list whether you want to party hard or just chill

read more
Pier_Place_7
Wine & Dine

Your Perfect Cape Town Function Venue

Function venues with a difference, plus plenty of traditional options, for your next event

read more
ideas_cartel_2019
Social

8 Unique Cape Town Co-Working Spaces and Hot Desk Spots

Claim your spot at these cool co-working spaces around Cape Town, each offering something different to maximise productivity

read more
shakespeares
Wine & Dine

Shakespeare’s Is The New Durbanville Restaurant With a Sense of Theatrics

A place for grown-ups to be spoilt with fine food, good wine and entertainment

read more
sunshine_sprouting
Best of CT

Vegetarian and Vegan-Friendly Restaurants, Plus: Amazing Desserts Even Meat Eaters Will Love

Finally: from child-friendly veggie spots to places where you can proudly ask for the vegan menu. This is where to take all your friends

read more
galileo
Wine & Dine

Free Ways to Celebrate Your Birthday

If it’s your birthday and you love getting free stuff, this is the list for you!

read more
Gallivanting Goose new
Features

End-Of-Year Party Ideas To Pitch To Your Boss

Because why leave it up to management

read more
the_african_way_coffee
Social

NEW PLACE: A Coffee Shop In the City Where You can Order the Velvet Bean

Three things make this coffee shop special: a health elixir, historical artefacts, and wholeheartedness

read more
jellyfish
Out!

November: 12 Events To Kick Off Summer Fun

5 Comedy Acts, 200 Beers And All The Tequila You Can Take This November.

read more
mckay_cabbage_bowls
Social

Cabbage Is The Hero Of This Carb, Gluten and Plastic-Free Catering Company

No plate or cutlery needed to eat a McKay Cabbage Bowl

read more
Benguela_Cove3
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

read more
Hong Da
Wine & Dine

NEW: At Hong Da You Can Order A Shiatsu Massage With Your Meal

There’s Taiwanese flavoured milk and rose tea, too

read more
ficks
Wine & Dine

Ficks: Hermanus’ New Idyllic Summer Hangout

Set on the edges of a sparkling blue tidal pool and ocean, Ficks will serve pintxos and wine

read more
tryn
Wine & Dine

NEW: Steenberg's Old Fave Gets A Hot Makeover (and Menu)

Asian and Middle Eastern flavours with South African chutneys and syrups

read more
Nominate Promo_Yoco_New PLaces
Social

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, too, can also support entrepreneurs by nominating a friend’s new business for our #CapeTownMagNew project in association with Yoco

read more
Pinotage
Wine & Dine

Why We Love Pinotage, South Africa’s Very Own National Grape

Everything you need to know about our country’s signature varietal

read more
dales_12
Wine & Dine

It’s All About the (Very Big) Steaks at Dale’s Black Angus

The question is: can you finish the 1kg rump? (For the more moderate, there’s tapas, too)  

read more
asami's
Wine & Dine

Sushi With A Sea Breeze At Asami House Knysna

Served with panoramic views, fresh, salty air and plenty of Knysna charm

read more
veld_and_sea_pansies
Wildlife & Nature

Spring Flowers: Edible Flowers and Where You Can Taste Them

Where to go for foraging, fynbos tastings and apothecary workshops

read more
garden_cafe
Social

NEW: The Restaurant Made From a Converted Shipping Container

A container cafe in a business park with well-priced lunch menu

read more
grub&vine_new_2
Wine & Dine

Grub and Vine Matches Fine Dining with Bistro To Perfection

Chef Matt Manning does it all with so much flair

read more
chicha1
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”

read more
Clanwilliam-FlowerShow-4
Wildlife & Nature

Your 2019 Guide to Spring Flowers in the Cape

PLUS The answer to your FAQs such as best places to see the wild flowers

read more
african_relish_2019Prince Albert From Morning to Evening

Epic foodie experiences from coffee to dinner Monday to Saturday at the African ...

appelkoos_feesTractor Rides, Roosterkoek and Kids Fun ...

Handpick your apricots and help raise funds for a farm daycare centre

Sound workshopLet Your Kids Scratch, Mix and Mashup ...

Expert DJ lessons and a guaranteed first SoundCloud mix for your budding EDM ...

Horse partyThere’s A Christmas Party For Horses ...

Kick off the festive season by giving back to abandoned and neglected horses at ...

Black CoffeeBlack Coffee Live On An Artificial Beach

The iconic house muso is bringing friends to make NYE happen early at Shimmy ...

helicopter_fynbos_tourCape Town’s Once-In-A-Lifetime Luxury ...

Gems of luxury: A private heli flight to a picnic, seaside feast, wine and art

extrablattWholesome Buffet Breakfast And Sunday ...

Hot food, cold food. Saturdays, Sundays, and public holidays

african_relish_2019An Affordable Summer Food Adventure In ...

2 two nights accommodations, a half-day cooking course with lunch or dinner, ...

aroundaboutnew3Season Specials And More With ...

From R200 vouchers and free upgrades, drive away with more value adds

William_Kentridge_2A Monumental Exhibition At The Norval ...

The iconic South African artist’s largest exhibition in Africa in over a decade

the_glass_menagerieCatch Legendary Playwright Tennessee ...

See a professional staging of a play not shown in Cape Town for three decades

Wavescape Surf Film Festival CliftonGather Your Beaches For Art, Movies and ...

Wavescape 2019: a month of beach cleanups, fundraisers and movie nights

Marianne Wine EstateStay at Marianne Wine Estate for 20% ...

There are plenty of accommodation options at this winery that sits between Stellenbosch ...

Land_RewovenSee This Fascinating Interpretation of ...

Artist MJ Lourens pairs his modern landscapes with Pierneef’s, plus there’s cheese ...

rotterdamUltimate Bachelorette Party: The Girls ...

Three days of gin pairings, massages and pool (or fireside bar) parties on a private ...

goudini8Get Married At Goudini Spa And Stay in ...

It’s a 6-sleeper with panoramic views of the Breedkloof valley.

Kinky BootsSmash-Hit Kinky Boots Extended To 2020 ...

With music by Cyndi Lauper, several Tonys and a Laurence Olivier Award

kiff_kombis_wine_beer_2019Buckle Up For A Beer Safari

Sample the best that Cape Town’s booming craft beer industry has to offer (and let ...

onomo_tacoTacos and Sangria at a Friday Fiesta ...

Tuck in while you soak in the atmosphere of the city centre

The_Graduate_Masque_Theatre2A Dustin Hoffman Classic Brought To ...

When 21-year-old Benjamin starts an affair with Mrs Robinson, he never expects to fall ...

ghost_walksWalk With Ghosts In A Haunted Village ...

Discover the mysterious Lavender Lady, an unsinkable coffin, butchering barbers, exhumed ...

OX Seals 04Smile: You Get 10% Off Seal Snorkelling ...

Up close with wild Cape fur seals in small, intimate excursions that are super special, ...

devonvalenew2Share A Double Brandy Special At ...

Enjoy a true South African sundowner at this picturesque venue just outside of ...

moyo_eden15Draughts for R25, R39 Cocktails Every ...

You, a couple friends, sitting at the Corona surfboard tables with your feet in the ...

La Paris_Bistro3Farm-Fresh Fare and Live Music Fridays ...

What an awesome vibe: Top Franschhoek chefs’ lunch favourite is now open till late (one ...

Glowing Rooms 3Get a Great Saving on 3D Mini-Golf with ...

Pay a special rate for entrance into SA’s first 3D space-themed glow-in-the-dark ...

Om Revolution vinyasa poseHave an Outdoor Yoga Experience with ...

Embrace your inner yogi outdoors

asamisOverload On Asami’s Sushi And Noodles

Get sushi and noodle specials three days a week

galileo_meyThe Galileo Open Air Cinema Friday ...

Get your dose of classics, dramas, action movies and more at these outdoor summertime ...

hq_dino_moranKick Off Fridays With Afro-Latin Vibes ...

World-renowned DJ Dino Moran takes over city’s most vibey steak joint

Coco Safar Dinner NEW 2Indulge In Dinner and Dessert At Coco ...

And now they have added couture alcoholic cocktails to the menu at this all-day cafe

Masala dosaCook Traditional Indian Food on Long ...

Learn a few tips and tricks to make authentic Indian dishes

tjing_momjii_3Next-Level Dining At Tjing Tjing Momiji

Take your taste buds on a tour of Japan

Vergenoegd_duckrun1Cheer On The Ducks At Vergenoegd Löw

Bring the kids along to experience the Duck Parade

pepperclubPepper Club Hotel Movie and Dinner

Movies and Dinner – the perfect couple…

aroundaboutnew3Season Specials And More With ...

From R200 vouchers and free upgrades, drive away with more value adds

barons_poster15 Inner-City Discoveries To Make While ...

What would you do if you'd been given two hours and 15 fun things to do?

William_Kentridge_2A Monumental Exhibition At The Norval ...

The iconic South African artist’s largest exhibition in Africa in over a decade

Illustration workshopsLearn To Draw Like A Pro In This Fun ...

Top city illustrator will give you personal guidance in her small summer classes

purple_high_teaA Story of Triumph Kicks Off 16 Days of ...

Learn to empower yourself at this high tea, auction and workshop

proeEnjoy Seafood And Wine In A Gorgeous ...

There'll also be live music at this festival in a UNESCO environment

the_glass_menagerieCatch Legendary Playwright Tennessee ...

See a professional staging of a play not shown in Cape Town for three decades

Wavescape Surf Film Festival CliftonGather Your Beaches For Art, Movies and ...

Wavescape 2019: a month of beach cleanups, fundraisers and movie nights

Land_RewovenSee This Fascinating Interpretation of ...

Artist MJ Lourens pairs his modern landscapes with Pierneef’s, plus there’s cheese ...

rotterdamUltimate Bachelorette Party: The Girls ...

Three days of gin pairings, massages and pool (or fireside bar) parties on a private ...

Kinky BootsSmash-Hit Kinky Boots Extended To 2020 ...

With music by Cyndi Lauper, several Tonys and a Laurence Olivier Award

kiff_kombi_gin_tourIt’s Cape Town's Most Spirited Road ...

All aboard, gin lovers. You’re about to discover Cape Town’s hidden gin gems

The_Graduate_Masque_Theatre2A Dustin Hoffman Classic Brought To ...

When 21-year-old Benjamin starts an affair with Mrs Robinson, he never expects to fall ...

sundoo2019_10Lamb Curry to Duck Briyani and Bunny ...

Sundoo’s South-Indian-inspired tapas are ideal for that lazy lunch that turns into ...

grub&vine_brunch1What Happens at Brunch Club at Grub & ...

Chef Matt Manning serves a two-, three- or five-course brunch

ghost_walksWalk With Ghosts In A Haunted Village ...

Discover the mysterious Lavender Lady, an unsinkable coffin, butchering barbers, exhumed ...

OX Seals 04Smile: You Get 10% Off Seal Snorkelling ...

Up close with wild Cape fur seals in small, intimate excursions that are super special, ...

tigger_2_royaleOn Bended Knee, Out At Sea, Aboard The ...

Turn the Tigger 2 Royale catamaran into your personal Love Boat, with their special ...

galileo_meySaturday Nights at The Galileo Open Air ...

Kick back, sip wine and relax with a country movie screening experience

Knife 6A Meal and Sparkling Wine on the House ...

Knife will treat you to a free meal on any Saturday that falls in the month of your ...

Glowing Rooms 3Get a Great Saving on 3D Mini-Golf with ...

Pay a special rate for entrance into SA’s first 3D space-themed glow-in-the-dark ...

Om Revolution vinyasa poseHave an Outdoor Yoga Experience with ...

Embrace your inner yogi outdoors

Coco Safar Dinner NEW 2Indulge In Dinner and Dessert At Coco ...

And now they have added couture alcoholic cocktails to the menu at this all-day cafe

Masala dosaCook Traditional Indian Food on Long ...

Learn a few tips and tricks to make authentic Indian dishes

tjing_momjii_3Next-Level Dining At Tjing Tjing Momiji

Take your taste buds on a tour of Japan

Vergenoegd_duckrun1Cheer On The Ducks At Vergenoegd Löw

Bring the kids along to experience the Duck Parade

pepperclubPepper Club Hotel Movie and Dinner

Movies and Dinner – the perfect couple…

NEW THIS WEEK:

New Year’s Eve 2019/2020: From The Party Of The Year To Ibiza-Style Bashes

read more image description
WeatherGiveawaysTravel Tips