December 12, 2013
Festive Dining in Cape Town 2013: Where to Eat
If the mere thought of roasted turkey, sweet trifle and popping champagne corks gets you salivating, you must be on the hunt for a good festive meal.
In celebratory Cape Town, there are plenty of cheerful dining events to get in you into the Yuletide spirit. From heavy laden buffets at the seaside to decadent dinners in the Cape Winelands, you’ll be sure to celebrate the festive season in gourmet style.
Gather your loved ones, grab the prezzies and join us at these festive meals in Cape Town:
Fancy a spectacular view of Table Bay Harbour served alongside a delicious meal at the seaside? You can’t do much better than the impressive Tobanga restaurant at the beautiful Radisson Blu Hotel.
Just one their numerous events planned for the festive season, including a New Year’s Eve bash not –to- be- missed, this merry feast will feature all of your favourites including roasted turkey deboned with water chestnut stuffing; warm Christmas pudding with brandy sauce, mince pies and more.
Tsogo Sun’s grand Southern Sun The Cullinan is weaving some exciting festive magic with their mouth-watering lunch at their Peach Tree restaurant.
Sink your teeth into all of the traditional lunch trimmings, then dip your toes into their gorgeous pool while sipping on cocktails.
Date: 25 December
Cost: R 450.00pp and half for children
Location: Southern Sun The Cullinan, Foreshore, Cape Town
Contact: +27(0)21 415 4000
Sea Point’s iconic Winchester Mansions invites you to celebrate the festive season with them on the terrace of their beloved eatery Harveys.
Whether you indulge in a five course Christmas Eve dinner, tuck into Christmas lunch and dinner or nurse your hangover with a Boxing Day buffet, there is something for everyone at Winchester Mansions’ Harveys this Yuletide.
Date: 24 – 26 December
Location: Harveys, Winchester Mansions, Sea Point
Contact: +27(0) 21 434 2351
The Constantia Winelands are alive with joy and gourmet delights this Christmas Eve as Cellar-Hohenort’s The Conservatory welcomes you to a five course themed menu, using classic dishes alongside modern and seasonally influenced dishes.
Date: 24 December
Location: The Conservatory Restaurant, Cellars-Hohenort, Constantia
Contact: +27 (0)21 794 2137
If it’s a celebration in the City Centre you’re after, you can’t go wrong with the chic Five Flies’ Christmas Eve dinner.
Date: 24 December
Location: Five Flies, Keerom Street, Cape Town
Contact: +27(0)21 424 4442
Enjoy your festive season in Cape Town but remember to put your safety first with these top tips.