Cape Town’s 10 best restaurants for indoor and outdoor dining.

These Cape Town’s restaurants offer the best of both worlds, delicious meals and various dining options. For lunch choose a table outside in the garden or at the beach. For dinner try a cosy fireplace setting, a beautiful dining room or even a patio garden complete on a star filled evening with a heater & blanket.

 

  1. Kloof Street House – Kloof Street, Gardens

Set in a fantastical Victorian house, Kloof Street House will transport you to a different world full of bright colors and wondrous surroundings. Experience the lush, green garden or elegant dining rooms as you enjoy a wide range of delicious dishes from the A La Carte menu.

  1. The Rumbullion at The Round House – Round House Road, Camps Bay

Enjoy stunning views of the Atlantic and Camps Bay in the historical setting of The Round House. Built in 1786 the building has been reincarnated as an elegant restaurant and events venue providing diners with a classy European eating experience with a South African twist. The Round House prides itself on its huge selection of both local and imported wines and spirits.

  1. Den Anker – Pierhead, V & A Waterfront

Soak in the mellow vibes as you watch the passing yachts at Den Anker on the V & A Waterfront. This Belgian themed eatery stocks a wide range of authentic Belgian beers and offers a delectable selection of meat and fresh fish dishes. The doors are open all week long from 11 AM until 10:30 PM with the bar closing at 12 midnight.

  1. Grand Africa Café and Beach – Haul Road V & A Waterfront

Overlooking the Atlantic and Robben Island and surrounded by breath-taking scenery, the Grand Africa Café and Beach is a one of a kind experience. With its unique blend of luxury beach dining, it’s the ultimate getaway from everyday life. With a choice of 5 bars as well as ocean view decks you’ll be in for a majestic experience. On offer are a wide selection of salads and meat dishes as well as pizza and seafood.

  1. Open Door – Constantia Uitsig Farm

Experience the rustic charm and fresh air of Open Door Restaurant which is situated on a landmark site dating back to 1685. The relaxing farmhouse atmosphere perfectly complements the Bistro menu which contains specials such as “Springbok Loin” and “Pork Belly”. Open Monday to Sunday afternoon this is the ideal place to get away from the city and experience nature.

  1. La Mouette – Regent Road, Seapoint

This award-winning restaurant keeps things exciting with a seasonal menu which showcases some of the best local culinary talents. Situated on Regent Road in Seapoint, this establishment is open 7 nights a week. In addition to mouth-watering food, La Mouette also has an in-house art gallery showing off work from local artists.

  1. Devil’s Peak De Oude – Gunners Circle, Goodwood

This is a must visit place for the beer lovers out there. With home-brewed craft beer combined with a delicious menu and a stunning location, this is the perfect place to relax. With three restaurants onsite there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

  1. Deer Park Café – Deer Park Drive, Vredehoek

Overlooking the city, Deer Park café provides a casual dining experience for the whole family. With The Rocklands Road Park just next door, it’s the perfect place to let the kids play while the adults can enjoy a wide variety of locally sourced, free-range meals. Among the specialties are the lovely cakes for which they are renowned.

  1. Ricks Café Americain – Park Road, Gardens

Go back in time with this “Casablanca” themed restaurant and enjoy some authentic Moroccan cuisine as well as seafood and grills. Open until 2 AM from Monday to Saturday Rick’s also has a famous cocktail bar and extensive wine list to accompany the wonderful atmosphere.

  1. Aubergine – Barnet Street, Gardens.

This German-owned restaurant situated in the Gardens Part of Cape Town offers a timeless mix of Eastern and Western-inspired dishes as well as seasonal dishes which are all prepared with a unique philosophy. With onsite sommeliers guiding you through the world-class wine list you are bound for a taste of culinary heaven.