Restaurant specials


09 JULY 2019


Winter in Cape Town has a lot of pros, but one thing locals look forward to most is the slashed prices at Cape Town’s best restaurants. Every year, there are fantastic and affordable deals that make it possible to have a really special meal without breaking the bank. Here’s our pick of the best winter specials for 2019.

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La Colombe Restaurant, Constantia

Executive Chef James Gaag and Head Chef Jess van Dyk invite you to enjoy some of Cape Town’s finest food and wine with their winter lunch special.

Lunch Special: R495 per person for four courses (Monday to Friday, lunch only)

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The Foodbarn, Noordhoek

The Foodbarn has teamed up with some amazing wine farms again for this year’s specials. Every few weeks, there’s a new menu paired with fantastic local wines.

Lunch and Dinner Special: two courses with wine for R295 (R265 without wine); three courses with wine for R345 (R305 without wine)
Pensioner’s Special: two courses with a glass of wine for R245 (available Monday to Saturday, lunch only)

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Bistro Sixteen82, Tokai

Bistro Sixteen82 specialised in bistro-style comfort food with gourmet flair. Whether you’re after breakfast, lunch, or tapas-style dinner, there’s a special totake advantage of here. The venue at the Steenberg Estate is stunning and it makes for a really special outing.

Vintner’s Breakfast: R195 for Steenberg bubbles, breakfast, tea or coffee, and a cellar tour (Monday-Saturday)
Hearty and Homely Lunch Special: R230 for two courses, R265 for three courses, or R295 for four courses (Monday-Friday)
Tapas for Two Special: enjoy the chef’s selection of five dishes for R325 per couple (daily between 17h00 and 20h00)

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Greenhouse, Constantia

The Greenhouse serves food that tells stories, preserving local culture and history. Greenhouse is offering a compelling winter special to keep you warm in the cold months ahead. The award-winning, fine-dining restaurant has launched a new three-course set menu available for dinner only, from 01 June to 31 August 2019. The full tasting journey is still available during this period.

Three-course meal including amuse-bouche and petite fours: R650 per person
Additional wine pairing option: R350 per person

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Catharina’s, Tokai

Catharina’s is also located on the Steenberg Estate, and serves hearty and generous lunches and dinners by the fire, with views of the Constantia mountains and vineyards.

Lunch Special: R165 for two courses or R195 for three courses

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La Petite Colombe, Franschhoek

La Colombe’s new sister restaurant in Franschhoek is celebrating the chilly weather and rain with a great weekday special. Gather some of your top clients, friends, family, and/or colleagues and enjoy some of the Cape’s finest food and wine.

Lunch Special: R450 for seven courses (R835 with wine)

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The Bistro at Klein Constantia, Constantia

The lunchtime special at Klein Constantia features fresh, seasonal ingredients and country bistro style food. You can also expect to sample a flight of three wines paired to each dish.

Lunch and Dinner Special: two courses for R320 or  three courses for R425 respectively, including wines

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