Cargo Kloof Street
Bars

Sip on whiskey sours at this retro bar on Kloof Street

Rock music, whiskey sours and old school army decor at Cargo on Kloof

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Sweet River Brewery ingredients
Bars

Learn to make your own gin

Master distillers will guide in making the perfect bottle to suit your taste

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Distillers Union stills
Nightlife

Your Perfect Cape Town Function Venue

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

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Stellenbosch Street Soiree
Nightlife

7 Things to do this week(end)

4 events under R100 including a comedy show, halaal market, live music + more

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The Galileo Open Air Cinema
Nightlife

The Galileo Open Air Cinema, Cape Town’s beloved outdoor experience

A-list movies, food trucks, blankets + starlight = perfect summer evening out

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Stud the burger shop Sea Point
Nightlife

New restaurants and experiences to discover and share

New, top + trendy spots and experiences, from fancy to most affordable

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Alcazar NYE Cape Town
Live Music

Unique: New Year’s Eve in Cape Town

Ring in 2023 with an 80s night, Aztec-themed party or family concert

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Artiezian on Bree
Nightlife

Art gallery, lounge + sushi bar, all rolled into one

Artezian has a resident DJ for after-dinner parties + a hidden downstairs area

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Bar Keeper Online alcohol delivery Cape Town
Bars

Bar Keeper, your bottle store sommelier

Seamless in design and service, in store + online, you’ll find the normal range + rarer finds

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Louise and Anna
Nightlife

Try jambalaya or gumbo at this Louisiana-inspired diner

Taste gumbo + beignets while playing a board game at Louise and Anna

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Strolla
Nightlife

Strolla: Sea Point's Hidden Sea View Deck and Kids Play Room

Restaurant + bar with a space and meal for every moment of the day (plus see how they re-did the deck and pool)

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WTF Plant?
Bars

Vegan bar that breaks all stereotypes

Burgers, loaded boerie rolls and creamy soft serve – all plant-based

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SurfaRosa bunny chow
Live Music

A dive bar with food for lively locals and rowdy regulars

Party until 4am on Fridays or pop in for bunny chow Wednesdays at SurfaRosa

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Cafe noir people
Bars

A cocktail bar with an all-day café culture

Cocktails, pap and chakalaka, hip hop and loungey vibes at Café Noir

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Penny noire by Local
Live Music

A guide to wine bar crawling

Wine library, live jazz, pizza bagels + more

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Blix Tavern bar
Bars

Craft beer and a cigar alley at Stellenbosch’s smallest bar

Cuban cigars, handcrafted beer and old-Western decor at Blix Tavern 

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Nightlife

A night out at this stylish urban terrace (kitchen closes 2am)

Glamorous hostesses, corn ribs, kebabs, DJs + free parking

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Qbar wine bar
Bars

Discover a new elegant, cozy wine bar in a secluded courtyard

Small-batch wines, signature cocktails, tapas and cellist on Sundays 

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Fable glitter cocktail
Bars

Cocktails that tell local stories: This is Fable

Glitter cocktails, smokey foods, neon signs, fable-inspired artworks + more

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The Commons - inside
Live Music

The Commons is a vibe: there’s always something on

Experimental space with live music, dinner, vinyls on sale + meditation classes

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Ricks Cafe Americain
Nightlife

The iconic Cape Town 3-storey café & bar based on a classic film

The love locals have for Rick’s, now on Kloof, is deep and strong. Here’s why

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Halloween The Galileo Screening
Live Music

Creepy, haunting Halloween ideas

Halloween 2022: Escape from prison, join a zombie walk, watch a scary movie + a spooky playlist

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The Toad bar
Nightlife

Bars, pubs and restaurants screening nothing but the Rugby World Cup

12 bars perfect for families, mates, couples or larger groups

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Botany Bar Newlands
Bars

The beautiful botanic themed bar at the end of the alley

This botanic themed bar is tucked down a little alleyway in Newlands

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Ouzeri interior
Nightlife

Traditional Grecian tavern meets Cape Town city centre

Ouzeri is bringing vacay vibes with Cypriot-Greek cuisine and wine

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Hacienda drinks
Bars

Coastal Mexico meets Bree Street at Hacienda

40+ tequilas, lobster tacos, home-made tortillas and more Mexican classics

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Taj luxury heritage
Nightlife

Taj Cape Town is historic, luxurious and opulent

And did you know you don’t need to stay there to access what it offers?

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Loubar-French bar-New place
Nightlife

The Essential Guide to Stellenbosch Nightlife

From live cooking dinner sessions, ghost tours and theatre productions to crazy student nights out, the Town of Oaks has a plethora of after-dark activities on offer!

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Loubar-French bar-New place
Nightlife

An elegant (and surprisingly well-priced) French bar

CLOSED: Tucked down a little alleyway in Stellies, this bar is a vibe

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Misfits_Ideas_Cartel_Cape_Town_decor
Nightlife

Trendy new restaurant for Misfits

Pizza and sushi, a wine cellar, indoor golf + good vibes

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Ayepyep-Cape-Town-Kloof-Street
Bars

Ayepyep takes Kloof

Ballers weekend kickstarts the city

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Grand-Pavilion-Restaurant-Sea Point-Light (light)
Bars

Grand Pavilion on Sea Point’s promenade

Rebooting dining culture, naughty Harry’s bar and Instagram winner ceiling lights

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Pear Tree - fries
Nightlife

Char’d Grill: A bucket-list steakhouse experience for all foodies (vegetarians too)

This is not a stiff steakhouse, but a sumptuous and sensory experience

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Galileo - Vday
Live Music

Things to do for Valentine’s Day: fun is in the air

Taken or single: Make your Vday a big day

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Spacious and luxurious rooms
Live Music

Old Foundry Hotel: a chic digital hub in Cape Town

It’s close to beaches, the Waterfront, and is central for business & leisure travellers  

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Rare Gallery First Thursdays
Nightlife

Appreciate art and connect (safely) at First Thursday

Cape Town’s local artists show their work, plus there’s live entertainment and good food

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South-African-food-Makers-Landing
Nightlife

Makers Landing at the V&A Waterfront

Space for local foodie talent to grow, and a market for authentic South Africa food

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maaya
Nightlife

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

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

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Hey Joe Brewing Company 5
Bars

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

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

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The Milk Restaurant And Bar 5
Bars

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

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Exciting discoveries in every corner

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Countless moments of joy

NEW THIS WEEK:

The iconic Cape Town 3-storey café & bar based on a classic film

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