Thursday, May 28, 2009

Cape Town Winter Dining Specials...UPDATED

Winter is in the offing, if it hasn’t already arrived and this brings good news to fine dining lovers that are on a budget - the Cape Town Winter Special reel is out and I’ve got it for you. The list includes fine dining restaurants, more reasonable ones and even some of the restaurants in the winelands - the list will give you the breakdown of the special, the cost and when they applicable. This way we can all remain fabulous even on a budget - my overseas trip is nearing and my savings are still in the toilet, so this list will become by bible for the next two months. @Andiamo, Waterkant
Two pastas + two glasses of wine R100 -
Everyday, lunch and dinner
@ Alba Lounge, Waterfront
Two pastas and two glasses of wine for R100 -
@ Aubergine, Gardens
Two courses R185 / three courses R245 - Everyday
@ Bravo, Mouille Point
1kg of prawns for R69
Monday to Friday lunch and Tuesday evenings until the end of June
@ Beluga, Green Point
Two course lunch R125 / three course dinner R165
Every day until the end of September
Year round specials: 1kg prawns R100 / 26 piece sushi platter R100 / half price sushi until 7pm
@ Bungalow, Camps Bay
Crayfish R100 / Lamb Shank R100 / half price cocktails & tapas between 5pm and 7pm - Everyday
@ Caprice, Camps Bay
Two of their legendary burgers for the price of one
Lunch and dinner, Monday to Thursday
3 course meal with Heineken R80 - Friday nights
@ Catharina’s, Constantia
Two course set lunch menu with glass of wine R125 / three course set lunch menu with glass of wine R165 / three course set dinner menu with glass of wine R195 - Everyday
@ Five Flies, CBD
Two course menu + glass of wine R125
Monday, Wednesday & Friday
@ Geisha, Green Point
Half price sushi & dim sum before 7pm / 25% of noodle dishes - Everyday
@ Harbour House, Kalk Bay
Three course R150 / two course R130 -
Everyday except Sunday lunches
@ Henri’s in Somerset West
Three courses R120
Everyday until end June
@ Myoga, Claremont
Six course menu R150, paired with wines R225
Dinner only, everyday until end August
@ Pepenero, Mouille Point
Rump with fries and sauce R80 / half price sushi / seafood platter for one R110 / 1kg of prawns with chips or rice R100 / oysters R9 each / sushi platter R90 / Osso Bucco with mash R90 / pasta of the day R55 - Everyday
@ Salushi, Claremont
Half price sushi until 5pm / standard starter + noodle dish R70 - Everyday
@ Sinns, Gardens
Two courses with a glass of wine R100 / three courses with a glass of wine R125 - Everyday
@ Tank, Waterkant, Green Point
Half price sushi - Everyday
@ The Foodbarn, Noordhoek
Three course meal R175 - Everyday
@ The Kove, Camps Bay
Parties of 4 get one of the meals free / half price on entire menu between 5pm & 6:45pm / 2 courses with glass of wine R100, 3 courses with glass of wine R130 - Everyday
@ Tobago’s at the Radisson, Granger Bay
25% off tables of 4 or more - Until end of June
@ Tuscany Beach, Camps Bay
Order two main courses, get one free / 20% of all sushi and oysters
Every night and lunches Monday to Friday

I will post the list of the winelands restaurants soon!


  1. This is from my original post on Relax with Dax. If you'd like to credit my hard work, the original post is here:

    I have since added 10 to 15 new specials and corrected some specials which were inaccurate.


  2. Thanks Dax - will check out the updated list soonest & credit :)