The Test Kitchen

The Test Kitchen

Blog, Food & Drink / 10-11-2012 / Comments Off

it's pricey, and you need to book way in advance. but if you're looking to treat yourself and want to have arguably one of the best meals of your life - save your pennies and find your way in somehow. website & location images: The Test ...

Vamp Furniture photographed by Dreamcatcher Productions

Vamp Furniture

Blog, Shop / 10-11-2012 / Comments Off

Vamp specialises in revamped vintage furniture and genuine mid-century modern designers pieces. every time i walk in there owner Paula chuckles at me cause i say that i'm just going to have a "look around", and then proceed to agonise over every single piece in the ...

Tamboerswinkel photographed by Claudia de Nobrega

Tamboerswinkel

Blog, Food & Drink / 10-11-2012 / Comments Off

great deli with a cheese selection that's not to be sniffed at. actually, yes, sniff it. website & location photos: Claudia de Nobrega for The Pretty ...

Deluxe Coffeeworks

Deluxe Coffeeworks

Blog, Food & Drink / 10-11-2012 / Comments Off

much of the good coffee you'll taste in town will be from Deluxe, they have two stores open so if you're close to one try their delicious brew first hand. the new one in roodehek is rad. website & location: church street & roodehek photos: Deluxe ...

MeMeMe photographed by Inge Prins

MeMeMe

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if you're looking for rad threads by local independent designers, you'll find it here. website & location photos: Inge ...

Babel

Babylonstoren

Blog, Food & Drink, See & Do, Winelands / 10-11-2012 / Comments Off

worth the drive for the unbelievable garden alone - but the restaurant, Babel, is a delicious bonus. book a table in advance. there's also fancy accommodation for out of towners (i have not been lucky enough to stay there myself). website & location photos: ...

Missibaba & Kirsten Goss Boutique

Missibaba & Kirsten Goss

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renowned leather goods designer Missibaba and London-based jeweller Kirsten Goss have a joint boutique on Bree Street that showcases their respective wares. so if you go there you'd be killing two birds with one stone, in style. location photos: ...

El Burro

El Burro

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if you ask anyone in Cape Town where to go for good Mexican (and tequila), they'll probably say El Burro. website & location photos: El ...

Skinny Laminx

Skinny Laminx

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if you're a regular reader of design blogs then you'll be familiar with the work of Skinny Laminx. Heather has a shop on Bree Street that showcases her fabrics, print designs and other creative endeavours website & location photos: Skinny ...

The Pot Luck Club

The Pot Luck Club

Blog, Food & Drink / 10-10-2012 / Comments Off

The Test Kitchen's sister restaurant (it's right next door). not as fancy or expensive, but just as tasty. website & location  photos: The Pot Luck ...