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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Bakery
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“Most delicious baked goods in Cape Town. The Saturday morning "doughssants" are famous. On trendy Bree Street.”
  • 169 locals recommend
Salon / Barbershop
“Visit Long Street and experience Cape Town's night life - bars / restaurants / cafe's and much more”
  • 163 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“Saw those pretty colorful houses in your travel guide? This is the area to see them. It's the Muslim part of town and besides the pretty houses there are also museums and spice shops here. ”
  • 109 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
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“Pop down the road to Clarkes for hash eggs and R25 mimosa's for brunch, or for lunch my all time favourite has to be their tomato soup which comes with a grilled cheese toastie. ”
  • 127 locals recommend
Gourmet Shop
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“This restaurant does not take bookings so arrive early. Chef Liam Tomlin creates beautiful small plates canteen style dining. There is also a shop attached to buy kitchen paraphanalia and cookbooks. ”
  • 108 locals recommend
Speakeasy
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“Tucked behind Honest Chocolate in an adorable courtyard, this spot serves imventive gin cocktails and highlights Cape Town's local gin culture. ”
  • 102 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“Was voted best cocktail bar in town. Can be noise but cocktails are really good.”
  • 80 locals recommend
Miscellaneous Shop
“Standing out as one of the most stylish shopping centres in the Western Cape, the Cape Quarter in De Waterkant is home to over 100 stylish retail stores and restaurants. The Cape Quarter is home to some of the most exclusive interior and fashion stores, including well-known local and international labels. As it borders the De Waterkant, Cape Town City Bowl, the Cape Quarter is perfectly situated for business breakfasts and lunch meetings. The open-plan piazza suggests a more relaxed and stylish experience in shopping centre dining. In fact, the piazza oozes with contemporary styling and luxurious detailing. Favourite meeting spots include Vanilla, Voila and Lazari, which are all located in favourable spots.”
  • 91 locals recommend
History Museum
“A walk along the colourful houses of the Bo Kaap is well worthwhile to experience an important part of the city's history. For more information visit the museum there too. Pop into Atlas Spices for Cape Malay spice and Rose Café for a traditional samoosa or koeksister (if they haven't sold out of them!)”
  • 69 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“99 Bottles (or more...) beer on the wall! Beer tasting trays - always good if you can't decide on one.”
  • 70 locals recommend
Tapas Restaurant
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“Laid-back, open-fronted bar with high-stools and sidewalk tables, for Spanish tapas and cocktails. La Parada is a gem among many of the fabulous little eateries in the city. The decor is understated but very cool. The pressed ceilings and subway tiles give it a modern but anchored vibe that resonates well with the trendy crowd that frequent the place. The food is a real treat, everything is served Tapas style and every mouth full is scrumptious and delicious! Salsa Parties on Friday nights from 21:30...”
  • 88 locals recommend
Route
“This is the night-life bars and restaurants etc that everyone goes to in Cape Town and safer now than Long St which was THE night spot in the past and is just a block down if you want to try that one out as well”
  • 89 locals recommend
Rental Car Location
“If you are coming from the USA, continental Europe or other places where you drive on the right-hand side of the road, in South Africa we drive on the left. This can be tricky if you are not used to it, especially when you get to traffic circles or need to react on reflex in an emergency.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Burger Restaurant
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“Laid back, great cocktails, hamburgers and the best milkshakes: +27 21 422 4536”
  • 62 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“Try for a cancellation if you don’t have a booking. Great wine menu. Luke Dale Roberts Resturant ”
  • 38 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“The best Coffee Roastery in Cape Town. Explore the third wave of coffee at this boutique coffee shop.”
  • 63 locals recommend

Top restaurants

New American Restaurant
“Pop down the road to Clarkes for hash eggs and R25 mimosa's for brunch, or for lunch my all time favourite has to be their tomato soup which comes with a grilled cheese toastie. ”
  • 127 locals recommend
Gourmet Shop
“This restaurant does not take bookings so arrive early. Chef Liam Tomlin creates beautiful small plates canteen style dining. There is also a shop attached to buy kitchen paraphanalia and cookbooks. ”
  • 108 locals recommend
Gastropub
“99 Bottles (or more...) beer on the wall! Beer tasting trays - always good if you can't decide on one.”
  • 70 locals recommend
Tapas Restaurant
“Laid-back, open-fronted bar with high-stools and sidewalk tables, for Spanish tapas and cocktails. La Parada is a gem among many of the fabulous little eateries in the city. The decor is understated but very cool. The pressed ceilings and subway tiles give it a modern but anchored vibe that resonates well with the trendy crowd that frequent the place. The food is a real treat, everything is served Tapas style and every mouth full is scrumptious and delicious! Salsa Parties on Friday nights from 21:30...”
  • 88 locals recommend
Burger Restaurant
“Laid back, great cocktails, hamburgers and the best milkshakes: +27 21 422 4536”
  • 62 locals recommend
French Restaurant
“Try for a cancellation if you don’t have a booking. Great wine menu. Luke Dale Roberts Resturant ”
  • 38 locals recommend
Steakhouse
“Best steak house , CBD – the one in town is the best one. Requires definite bookings in advance especially in High Season, but come highly recommended by local experts.”
  • 42 locals recommend
Piano Bar
“Eat dinner while you are entertained by upbeat piano maestros. Arrive early and ask to be escorted to the roof top bar for drinks with a stunning view of historic De Waterkant. ”
  • 40 locals recommend

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