MeMeMe photographed by Inge Prins

MeMeMe

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

Babel

Babylonstoren

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 ...

Missibaba & Kirsten Goss Boutique

Missibaba & Kirsten Goss

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 ...

El Burro

El Burro

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

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 ...

The Pot Luck Club

The Pot Luck Club

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 ...

Space for Life

Space for Life

Space for Life is mecca if you're into mid-century modern design. you'll find a veritable treasure trove of original scandanavian pieces here (only problem is you'll want ...

Commune.1

Commune.1

an awesome gallery space, whose entrance is tucked in between Honest Choc & Liam Mooney, that's dedicated to large format installations & sculpture ...

Earth Fair Market

Earth Fair Market

the Earth Fair Market has several locations across Cape Town, but if you're near the city bowl on a Thursday make sure to visit the market on St Georges ...

Whatiftheworld Gallery photographed by Karen Day

Whatiftheworld Gallery

an art gallery that always hosts interesting exhibitions. don't miss the upstairs section. website & location photos: left & right: whatiftheworld ; center: ...

A Store photographed by Tyrone Bradley

A Store

a variety of cool books, homewares, accessories as well as rad clothes & footwear for guys. website & location photos: Tyrone Bradley for It's What I'm ...

A Word of Art

A Word of Art

a rad gallery / artist-run studio space with a focus on bringing together contemporary fine art & street art. website & location photos:  a word of ...

Field Office photographed by Antonia Heil

Field Office

there are two branches of Field Office, the original is in Barrack street and the new one is the booming Woodstock Industrial centre - both serve as a café slash freelance ...

Yours Truly photographed by Tyrone Bradley

Yours Truly

perfect for a quick (great) coffee and take-away sarmie. website & location photos: Tyrone Bradley for It's What I'm ...

Skinny Legs and All photographed by Adriaan Louw

Skinny Legs & All

homemade, healthy food with a calm interior right in the center of town. website & location photos: Adriaan Louw for Elle ...