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My Basaar – Smart Eatery in Downtown Cape Town

While walking to pickup our Budget hire car this afternoon, we stumbled on My Basaar, a delightful café run by Bernice van der Merve. It was quiet at this hour but we still enjoyed some delicious homemade apple cake with cappuccinos …

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Eat-Out Food Festival at Old Biscuit Mill

Tuesday, February 12, 2013 EAT OUT Newletter For the first time ever, the Eat Out DStv Food Network Produce Awards will be accompanied by a two-day food festival. Taking place at the Old Biscuit Mill in Woodstock, Cape Town, on …

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Overture Restaurant at Hidden Valley Wines

Overture Restaurant at Hidden Valley Terrace

We finally made it last night to Bertus Basson‘s famed Overture Restaurant at the Hidden Valley Winery. The setting is stunning but sadly, it was virtually dark when we arrived for dinner at 7pm – well it was April and …

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5 Cape Town Favourite Coffee or Lunch Spots

Newport Deli Along the Promenade at Greenpoint. No better reward after a bracing walk. Have a coffee and a read of the local papers (provided) or add a cake or savoury snack. Well stocked grocery shop to rear. Melissa’s V&A …

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Heston Blumenthal for Cape Good Food and Wine Show

Heston Blumenthal of The Fat Duck

Wow! Heston Blumenthal coming to Cape Town. How amazing. This self-taught culinary genius runs the Fat Duck near London – a Michelin 3 star establishment and regarded by many as the best restaurant in the world. He has a deep …

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New Cape Town Food Market

Cape Town Self Catering Holiday Organic market cape town

  I was very excited to read last week of a new food market in downtown Cape Town and I look forward to visiting it myself soon. For a Cape Town self catering holiday, this is a great addition for …

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Jardines Restaurant on Bree St Closes

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I have just learned that Jardines Restaurant on Bree Street in down town Cape Town will close at the end of February. This is very sad news as Jardines was one of the best restaurants in Cape Town. Sadly for …

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Cape Town Dining – Harbour House

Harbour House Seafood Platter

We are just back from an early evening meal at the Harbour House in Kalk Bay, some thirty minutes drive from Cape Town on the east side of the Cape peninsula. This is a most spectacular spot built on the …

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