Exciting new restaurants, coffee shops, bars, clubs, markets, venues and hot spots to discover and explore. PLUS: Support a friend's business
Dining here is not only a sensory delight; it’s an interactive experience
Plus a Tennessee Williams masterpiece is back after 30-years
The Jagger Lounge and Shakespeare’s just open their doors for summer.
From north to south, cycling to soccer
Moonlight markets in the Karoo, sell-out cinnamon rolls in McGregor and a steampunk-style market in Elgin
Markets by the seaside, the suburbs and the township
There’s lots to love between these pink walls and cheeky neon signs
Also where the fireworks, fine-dining, family festivities are happening
The Woodstock-based eatery that not only facilitates a roaring good time for patrons but has also launched some major singing careers
Jagger Lounge has a hot line-up of bands
Function venues with a difference, plus plenty of traditional options, for your next event
There’s Taiwanese flavoured milk and rose tea, too
Set on the edges of a sparkling blue tidal pool and ocean, Ficks will serve pintxos and wine
A “funky 70s spaceship wine bar meets contemporary tapas eatery”
Chill and feast on a busy Nyanga street
Kong, the city’s hottest new bar and grill in De Waterkant
Cape Town's top places to listen to live music in the city's centre
Dog-friendly beer, Belgian-inspired beer and a 1961 copper brewhouse
We caught up with Ipeleng Moshe from the Soweto Gospel Choir for inside info and what life is like in the group.
17 Things to (re)discover on one of Cape Town most-visited streets
Afrolife & Pitso’s Kitchen is a home away from home
Did you know the guys behind The Theatre of Dreams run these restaurants in Cape Town?
Check out this 19 year old’s golden voice – 3 videos, plus: let’s share this and get him gigs
(call to check if it's open) The Daily Music Show offers activities and entertainment with substance to fill those awkward hours between when work ends and meeting up with friends
LGBTQI culture is vibrant and diverse, and it’s in full display at these clubs and bars
Let the good times roll (and the dice decide your drink) at this Long Street bar and eatery
Something for everyone: Food, adventure, relaxed activities, and adrenaline-pumping experiences
From Chicken On The Sidewalk to Opening a 3-Storey Restaurant Next to Cape Town’s Hottest Party Spot
All-new and upmarket: This entrepreneur built the mega The Milk Restaurant & Bar next to Rands from the humblest of beginnings
A three-hour daily happy hour, thin-crust pizza, good music, ice-cold beer, authentic Mexican tequila, scrumptious grub and good vibes galore
Cosy enough for romantic dates, but equally well-paired to group gatherings, this three-storey bar and restaurant is pure opulence!
Conveniently located in the bustling hub of the CBD in Bree Street, VIXI Social House offers an all-day dining Mediterranean menu
Just 30 mins from town, a view to die for, awesome vibe and food worth talking about, eaten on a surfboard with your feet in the water
Views to-die-for and delicious drinks are a given. These rooftop bars have a little something extra to offer.
Peruse a treasure trove of imported brand new and used LPs, EPs and singles, each with a handwritten review. Find toy collectables, T-shirts, tote bags, books and zines, plus, you might even bump into a DJ or two
Bonus: being social is easier on your pocket right now
Whether you are looking for a yummy meal during your lunch break or an after-hours pizza with a friend, Arcade Cafe has you covered.
Dress up, grab your mates and head off to party at clubs, nightclubs, pubs, bars and live music venues in Cape Town and surrounds
A classy new strip and lap dance spot in the old Teazers space – plus: the only gentlemen's club open on Sundays in the CBD
Cool Art Hotel Meets Pooch Palace – Unique Discoveries at Radisson RED in The Heart of The Hip Silo District
It’s not every day you find a pet-friendly hotel that looks like an art gallery and operates on wireless streaming in the heart of Cape Town
Every type of function you can imagine, 10 different winelands wedding spaces in one and refined farm-to-table bistro restaurant, bakery and deli to discover
Expect never-ending 360-degree views of the Mother City from this inner city hotspot’s sun deck
Where to find the best buns (minds out of the gutter!) and patties in the Mother City and surrounds
The Mother City’s finest stand-up comedy clubs and venues
Discover local and celebrity comedians, enjoy good food and share the experience at Cape Town Comedy Club in the Waterfront’s Pumphouse
Tickets are now on sale for shows starting 16 October 2019
Plus: Win an exclusive tasting experience with the Platter's publisher and us as you discover SA's 2019 five star wines for all varietals
Kick-start your Monday with our collection of events and specials for couples, singles and the whole family
Discover Summer in Cape Town!
Discover the weekend Your Decemeber events overview
Wine Farms in the Western Cape Time to wine and dine
Kirstenbosch Summer Concerts Kirstenbosch is alive this summer
Oude Libertas Amphitheatre Stellenbosch's outdoor concert arena awaits
Cape Town Trance Scene There is always a trance scene in Cape Town, and here it is
ABSA Premiership PSL Fixtures Fixtures schedule for the first half of 2017-2018 season