With all the wonderful sights and scenes that Cape Town has to offer, one needs to sit down from time to time to enjoy some fine dining. And so comes the OVH top ten restaurant guide.
Lull yourself into a sense of bliss and ocean feel as you enjoy freshly made seafood and sushi at the Two Oceans restaurant. The well-furbished eatery gives off an airy, beachy feel that perfectly suits summer. With a view unrivalled and a friendly staff, it is one of the first places you go to. Known as a major tourist attraction, it is bound to serve up some delicious hake, prawns and creamy mussels!
An eclectic vibe and seafood and grill menu that accompanies the aesthetic, be prepared for a unique experience here. Located on the sandy shores of Hout Bay and accompanied with views of Chapmans Peak as well as the surrounding mountains. It is guaranteed that you won’t be seated at a table you disagree with. This restaurant is perfect whether you need some breakfast after a stroll along the seaside or a light lunch whilst you take in the beautiful Cape Town sights. Dunes has an area for your children, an extensive menu and an eager staff waiting to provide you with anything you require!
You go to Paranga when your taste buds are craving something more international. Known to have delectable seafood as well as exotic dishes, you won’t go wrong when eating here. A prime view known to satisfy even the most demanding eye, located along the sunset strip of Camps Bay, Paranga stands out amongst the rest. Start out with some tempura prawns before getting ready to indulge in a plate of mouth-watering Norwegian salmon. End it all on a sweet note with their delectable Crème Brulee.
There is only one word that could describe this eatery. Majestic. Nestled poignantly on the sea-front shoreline and flaunting majestic views of the great Atlantic and Robben Island, this restaurant boasts a romantic atmosphere and is perfect for you and your summer lover. The grand café has an otherworldly vibe and is precisely made for the vibe of that relaxed escape. The Grand Café positioned on a private beach, minutes away from V&A Waterfront, nothing gives off that summer-feel quite like this café.
Simple, yet sophisticated meals are served at Strolla. Being the new kid on the block, Strolla brings a sense of wonder and innovation to the classic beachside restaurant. Located just off Sea Point’s busy promenade, Strolla offers a relaxing vibe for family, friends and couples to enjoy. Picturesque views will make you forget about the free Wi-Fi. Strolla offers a good cup of morning coffee, a mid-day light lunch with friends or a romantic sunset dinner for two.
Serving up Mozambican and Portuguese food, this exotic restaurant is definitely one for the books! MAREeSol boasts breath-taking mountain and harbour views, this warm and fresh eatery encompasses everything about a good restaurant. With no shortage of colourful flavours and dishes such as Piri Piri chicken or old favourites like langoustines and prawns. The architecture reflects its surroundings and will thrust you into a whole new world of flavours and feelings.
Camps Bay undeniably has the prime sunset viewing spot, and with that, Café Caprice is the perfect spot to take it in. With the DJ’s in the background setting the vibe and relaxing lounges making you feel as if summer could actually last forever. The choices are endless. You decide whether you want to go with a classy béarnaise rump steak or an American style burger. No matter what you decide, everything is delicious and the view is even better.
One of those rare finds, Blue Water Café serves up freshly prepared food, great atmosphere and picture-perfect views. A beautiful garden and area for kids, there is nothing this café does not offer. Suited for anyone looking to escape for a bit, from couples to a family out on an adventure. Indulge in wood-fired pizza and take in the sweeping views of the great Atlantic.
This quirky Asian eatery has all there is to offer when it comes to seaside views and a fresh atmosphere. Manga, an iconic restaurant with odes to the Japanese style comic books, is a cosmopolitan space with bits of Asian pop culture. This playful restaurant makes choosing your order difficult. It boasts a mix of eclectic sushi and poke bowls with its classic counterparts. Asian flavours and seaside views are the perfect mix for those looking for an adventure.
A new establishment with the classic atmosphere. A quaint restaurant minutes away from the beach, this is the place you and your friends meet up to chat about what you’ve been doing for the summer whilst indulging in a gourmet breakfast or light lunch. The pretty seaside eatery has freshly prepared seafood to indulge in whilst you inhale the breeze of the ocean that marries beautifully with the vibe and architecture of Lily’s. A new place that everyone should add to their list, a summer getaway for everyone.
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