Sussex Open Studios in Woodstock

Sometimes the most wonderful and amazing things will happen in Cape Town and you will never know about it. If I didn’t know someone, who knew someone who knew one of the people behind this I would NEVER have heard about the Sussex Open Studios. Luckily I did and I get the opportunity to enlighten…

Mondiall

Mondiall is the newest addition to the Waterfront started by Peter Tempelhoff of Greenhouse fame and international Restaurateur Patrick Symington. They must have the best view of the whole Waterfront. I love sitting outside in summer to take in beautiful Table Mountain and the twinkling lights. Mondiall is open seven days a week, offering breakfast,…

El Burro Lunch Special

I love El Burro buuut. There’s always a but. El Burro makes the best authentic Mexican food in Cape Town. Hands down, no contest, I’m obsessed. Their ingedients are the best quality and they serve the most fantastic food. Buuuut – all this quality and top notch ingredients warrants a high price. Sadly my budget…

Zapata- the less cool Che Guevara

  We arrived for dinner at the gorgeous Zapata which was packed with the only empty table being the one I reserved! The restaurant was busy, happy and full of people laughing, knocking back margaritas and tequila shots and eating cheesy Mexican food. Mexican food is one of my favourite food groups just behind sushi…

Beefcakes

I took my 75 year old grandmother to Beefcakes. Yes Beefcakes- the one with the half naked waiters, innuendo filled menu and weekly drag queen shows. Yes- that’s where I took my 75 year old grandmother for dinner. And she LOVED it! My family headed down to Beefcakes to try their Manic Mondays special – 2-4-1 burger night. We…

Cape Point Vineyards Community Market

The Cape Point Vineyard is located in Noordhoek- which often feels like the end of the world for a lot of us lazy town-dwelling Cape Townians. But you need to trust me that it really is worth the drive. I went to their Thursday Market recently and I left with a big smile on my…