Sneaky Sippings at The Sneaky Sausage – every Tuesday

About 2 weeks ago, while the rest of Cape Town was stuck in SONA rehearsal traffic, I decided to dodge the madness and have some wine instead… Free wine that is!  Thanks to the weekly Sneaky Sippings wine tasting series that takes place every Tuesday over at The Sneaky Sausage:

I actually featured The Sneaky […]

By |February 20th, 2017|Wine appreciation|0 Comments|

Beer tasting made easy over at Villains Ale House

If you enjoy an ice-cold ale, good vibes and a meal that doesn’t break the bank, you’re probably going to love Villains Ale House in Hout St, just off Green Market Square:

It’s a casual spot with a sexy dark wood interior, long beer tables, large windows and counters with a street view.  It makes […]

By |February 17th, 2017|Places to dine|0 Comments|
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    Dalliance in the V&A Waterfront has done a little menu revamp

Dalliance in the V&A Waterfront has done a little menu revamp

Now I’m well aware that restaurants in the V&A Waterfront struggle a bit with that “it’s only for tourists” stigma, add to that the fear of it not being good because it’s inside a shopping centre and things get even trickier.  But with all that said, there are a few gems in the V&A […]

By |February 13th, 2017|Places to dine|0 Comments|

I try out new nose to tail eatery, La Tete

One of the restaurants that’s all the hype right now is La Tete which is located in lower Bree St.  It’s a “nose to tail” establishment meaning that they use every possible part of an animal, thus minimising waste, but at the same time also creating some really “interesting” dishes that may not be […]

By |February 6th, 2017|Places to dine|0 Comments|

Join HQ for a social brunch this Sunday, 5 February

This Sunday I’ll be donning my stretchy pants for HQ’s new Sunday Social brunch. 🙂

Picture the scene:  Heritage Square Courtyard, live entertainment, Belvedere Vodka Cocktail & Bloody Mary stations, and a festive brunch feast that’ll kick off at 11am and run all the way through to 6pm!

Tickets cost R285 per person and includes a […]

By |February 2nd, 2017|Places to dine|0 Comments|
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    I join the Reverie Social table for an amazing 5 course pairing with Paul Rene MCC

I join the Reverie Social table for an amazing 5 course pairing with Paul Rene MCC

Last weekend I got the opportunity to check out the Reverie Social Table in Obs, and I must say, this was definitely a night for the books…

The Reverie Social table is a concept and space created by Chef Julia Hattingh.  Open from Wednesdays to Saturdays, Julia cooks a 5 course dinner which changes all […]

By |January 27th, 2017|Places to dine|0 Comments|

I try out new Japanese restaurant, Shio

Last week my friend Dax and I decided to try out Chef Cheyne Morrisby’s newly opened 3rd restaurant, a new Japanese-style dining spot called Shio.

Having been to both his other restaurants, Cheyne’s in Hout Bay & Lucky Bao which right next door to Cheyne’s, and really enjoying both, I was very excited to test […]

By |January 19th, 2017|Places to dine|2 Comments|
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    There’s a free concert happening in De Waal Park this Sunday, 22 Jan

There’s a free concert happening in De Waal Park this Sunday, 22 Jan

Love music concerts?  Love picnics in the park?  Love FREE events?  Then listen up, because the awesome folks from Concerts in the Park are bringing you another one of their free concerts this weekend!

On Sunday, 22 January 2017 you can gather family & friends (and even your four-legged man’s best friend) to relax under the […]

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    Catch Romeo & Juliet at the Maynardville Open-Air Theatre from 22 Jan

Catch Romeo & Juliet at the Maynardville Open-Air Theatre from 22 Jan

Romantic date night alert:  Picture the scene… The heartbreaking love story of Romeo & Juliet, danced by Cape Town’s top ballet talent, all taking place in a garden setting under the stars.

Seriously, what’s not to love?

It’s Maynardville Open-Air Theatre season again and from Sunday, 22 January 2017 the Cape Town City Ballet will be […]

By |January 13th, 2017|On stage|0 Comments|
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    Don’t miss The Michael Jackson History Show at the Artscape from 19 Jan

Don’t miss The Michael Jackson History Show at the Artscape from 19 Jan

If you’re a MJ fan (and come on, let’s be serious, who isn’t right??), The Michael Jackson History Show which is showing at the Artscape Opera House from 19 to 29 Jan 2017 is something you’re not going to want to miss.

Trust me, I’m going to be there front & center – OK well, […]

By |January 10th, 2017|On stage|0 Comments|