Blog
April 30, 2020

The golden hues of Autumn

THE GOLDEN HUES OF AUTUMN I’m convinced that Mother Nature granted display rights for autumn in the Western Cape to the winelands, and in Cape ...
Blog
June 21, 2019

Rust en Vrede

RUST EN VREDE I’m not sure that waking up, in eager anticipation of dinner that night, is normal? Chef Fabio Daniel at Rust en Vrede ...
Awarded restaurants

HAUTE PASSION

REUBEN RIFFEL OF REUBEN’S 'humility and passion' Reuben is a much-loved, well-respected and popular celebrity chef, restaurateur and media personality, yet remains humble. Having played a ...
Awarded restaurants

HAUTE PEOPLE

FABER 'showcasing Mother Nature' When the team is led by Mother Nature, and all parts operate in perfect harmony, the results show on a plate. Avondale ...
Awarded restaurants

HAUTE PROMISE

CAROLIZE COETZEE OF TOKARA RESTAURANT 'the shape of things to come' At Tokara Restaurant in Stellenbosch there is a young chef who is embracing the opportunity ...
One plate

EIKE

'celebrating nostalgia here and now' Dorp Street in the leafy university town of Stellenbosch draws locals for an edible ...
One plate

THE WERF RESTAURANT

'origin showcased with authenticity' Boschendal (Bos-en-dal) means bush and valley, and The Werf, the kitchen. Here happy cows graze ...
One plate

CAVALLI

'from soil to soul' ‘Cavalli’ means horses in Italian. In South African culinary terms, it means excellence. Settle yourself ...
One plate

CHEFS WAREHOUSE AT MAISON

'an ever-escalating avalanche of farm-style flavours' This farm is an inviting home, sophisticated yet rustic. Orchards and vineyards draw ...
Plated restaurants

INDOCHINE

'a culinary trip from Africa to Asia' There can be nowhere more beautiful to treat yourself to adventurous, unforgettable ...
One plate

JORDAN RESTAURANT

'simple sophistication in an enviable setting' Jordan Wine Estate in Stellenbosch is where chef George Jardine and his head ...
Plated restaurants

LA PETITE COLOMBE

'a superlative flight of fancy' This member of the La Colombe family (meaning ‘dove’) is a treasure. As you ...
One plate

LE COIN FRANÇAIS

'paying proper tribute to heritage and ingredients' A short walk from the foot of the French Huguenot Monument takes ...
One plate

RUST EN VREDE

'elegantly playful with a sense of occasion' A sense of a special occasion awaits on this 320-year-old wine farm ...
One plate

TERROIR

CLOSED 'source to sauce, excellence all the way' Many locals and visitors are drawn to Kleine Zalze wine estate and ...