Category: Food

CUCINA LABIA: MUIZENBERG’S ITALIAN FIRST LADY

An elegant destination restaurant a mere 30 to 40 minutes’ drive from Cape Town, Cucina Labia offers top-notch Italian-inspired cuisine with panoramic views of False Bay to match. Under the management of food lovers Andrea and Oscar Foulkes of the successful Cape Town based catering company, Dish Food & Social, the eatery is housed in the historic historic Casa Labia, where original art by Irma Stern, Gerard Sekoto, Francois Boucher and others, is displayed in a manner that belies both its rarity and value. The graciousness of the building, and the way it imposes itself on the False Bay coastline,...

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WEST COAST HIDEOUT, RUSSELLS ON THE PORT

Russells on the Port Restaurant and Guesthouse launched their new wing of nine suites on 23 November 2017, offering a tranquil stay in an idyllic location, a mere ninety minutes’ scenic drive from Cape Town for group tours, families and couples. Russells on the Port is a touch of warm elegance that has to be experienced when visiting Port Owen Velddrif, on the West Coast of South Africa. This is the place to take that break and enjoy the beautiful Berg River Basin. Russells on the Port boasts nine new luxurious en-suite bedrooms, increasing their guesthouse to fifteen double rooms which sleeps thirty guests plus additional sleeper sofas in some of the suites to accommodate children or extra adults. The en-suite bathrooms have enormous showers and a few have the addition of a bath. The four-star accommodation is inclusive of breakfast, wifi, satellite channels, flat screen TV, air-conditioning (in most rooms), private balcony (river view rooms), swimming pool, free private parking, 24-hour CCTV, free amenities, refrigerator, coffee station and BBQ area. The honeymoon suite includes breakfast, champagne on arrival, own patio and entrance. Some of the rooms have interleading doors for families, as well as private, direct access to the pool. The latest addition is a twenty-meter stroll from the main building and the 90 seater restaurant which offers an upmarket dining experience. The excellent menu is seasonal and...

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