Bars

From cocktail bars to sports bars, if you’re heading to Cape Town there is no shortage of spots to have a drink or two.

Wet Your Whistle With a Whisky Tasting at Bascule Bar

In my experience there are two types of whisky people – those who do and those who do not. You either like it, or you...

Top Cape Town Cocktail Bars

Take a look at some of the best cocktail bars to visit in Cape Town. THE GRAND DADDY A well-known boutique hotel in Long Street,...

Where the Locals Drink in Cape Town

As a popular tourist destination, Cape Town has a number of top class bars and pubs that are definitely worth a visit, but most locals...

Celebrate every moment with champagne at Tsogo Sun

There is no other wine that captures the romance and joy of a single moment as when the foil of a bottle of Champagne is...

The best rooftop bars in Cape Town

Sitting at the foot of iconic Table Mountain, Cape Town has some of the most spectacular views anywhere in the world. Among the best places...

A Beer-lovers guide to Cape Town

Like our wine, we take our beer very, very seriously. It’s a work of art that takes time, expertise and love to perfect, because Capetonians...

Your Loop Street Cheat Sheet

Loop Street in Cape Town has serious middle child syndrome. Stuck right in between her bold and rebellious older brother, Long Street, and her hip...

10 Local Gins to try in Cape Town

There’s a worldwide re-awakening, a revolution of the white spirit we know as gin and Cape Town is one of the leaders of this trend....

The best quiz nights in Cape Town

Jack Black Brewery The Jack Black Brewery in Diep River is the ideal place to meet your mates as they have their exceptional beer, great...

Your Observatory Cheat Sheet

Every street in Cape Town has a unique personality. If Kloof Street is the aloof sophisticate of the Cape Town family, and Bree is the...

Sports bars in Cape Town

Sport in South Africa is close to religion. Every weekend, Capetonians across the city descend on local bars and restaurants to catch their teams in...