We are getting closer to the next edition of the EAT OUT Mercedes Benz Restaurant Awards and restaurant guide. Herewith a press release about their fresh new format: Eat Out to throw the Sunday lunch of the year! Fresh new format for SA’s most prestigious restaurant awards Cape Town – Eat Out, SA’s best guide to SA’s best food, has made...
Alfie’s Hazelwood Corner Hazelwood & 17th avenue, Menlo Park, 012 346 7873, 072 367 1018 Authentic Italian cuisine Very small, thus advise to book, take your own wine as they are not yet licenced Highlight: Gnocchi Isabella’s Cake & Food shop Waterkloof Corner Centre, just up the road from Brooklyn Centre, 072 842 9874 Also has a branch in Groenkloof, 012 346 0769 Their harvest table for...
Tapas has become very popular over the past few years and there are many fabulous options for tapas in South Africa. My absolute favourite is Siesta Tapas Bar and Bistro (78 Scott Street, Schoemansville, 012 253 1038) at the Hartbeespoort Dam. Every dish is a taste sensation. Some options include: Paella Orange & Avo salad Crostini Patatas Bravas Empanadillas and Empanadas Mixed mushrooms - fantastic! Nachos Very difficult...
The latest in ultra chic accommodation is The Turbine Boutique Hotel & Spa in Knysna, situated on Thesen Island. The original wood fired power station, now turned into a unique boutique hotel, has been beautifully restored and with the old power station still an integral part of what The Turbine has to offer. The Turbine has opened its doors in...
OSD (Opinionated about dining) released their top restaurants in Europe list...read MORE
Do you want to combine your passion for travel with your passion for food? Here are a few exiting options to consider: Brit poll: Italian cuisine the best in Europe British people think Italian food is the best in Europe, which reflects the popularity of pizza and pasta as well as famous Italian gourmet products, according to latest Holiday Hypermarket's poll....
Yet another LIST, but a delicious one...how many of these have you tried....enjoy and do tell us about your experience.
Based on recent & personal experience. Route 57 Restaurant 12 Marsh Street, Mossel Bay, 044 691 0057, www.route57.co.za Opened during the latter part of 2012 Name derived from co-owner Louis Oosthuizen’ very famous round of 57 at Mossel Bay golf Course on 12 December 2002 Contemporary menu includes South African classics such as oxtail, Cape Malay curry, Chicken Pie and Ostrich Bobotie Their steaks are...
Herewith recommendations on restaurants in Johannesburg based on recent personal experience. Chez Gerard 20 West Apartment Hotel, 20 West Road South, Morningside, Sandton, 011 290 9600 Specific mention needs to be made of the freshly baked baguettes and the utterly delicious Crème brulée The Elm Tree Restaurant Located at the Syrene Hotel, 28 Wessel Road, Rivonia, 011 231 3900 Good spring/ summer menu available, try...
Recommendations in Pretoria based on recent personal experience. Blos Café & Venue Lynnwood Road, East of Safari Nursery, opposite Presley’s Night Club, 012 807 1709, 082 466 2857, www.bloscafe.co.za Open Monday-Saturday from 07:00-17:00, Sundays from 08:00-15:00 and evenings are exclusive for private functions Outside patio overlooking garden plus inside area Interesting menu with delicious & unusual flavour combinations Alfie’s Hazelwood Corner Hazelwood & 17th avenue, Menlo...