I’d like to suggest you visit a spot that you won’t find on the usual lists: Churchill House. Part cafe, part antique shop, it’s a quaint, modestly grand spot that’s full of Italian hospitality.
Blog posts: Food
Find out what’s in the pot and discover exciting new tastes, exotic food culture, recipes, restaurants and wine. If you enjoy the culinary delights from all across africa be sure to pop in to the food section of Getaway. From reviews of new restaurants to the uncovering of delightful new delicacies there will be a morsel for you here. If you are a future chef or just a hungry traveller be sure to check back here as often as possible.
National Braai Day (24 September) is just around the corner and it’s time to sort out the braai menu for the big event. Here’s our pick of our favourite braai recipes, from burgers to deluxe boerewors.
Atlantic Rail has been taking day-trippers on steam-powered outings to Simon’s Town for years, and as of late August 2014 a new route has opened into the Stellenbosch Winelands.
We tested seven instant cappuccinos for our September issue: watch the video to find which one is the ultimate winner.
Sundays are not the same for me if there isn’t a hunk of meat coming out of the oven, so I went in search of places to enjoy a good old Sunday roast.
This springbok wellington served with parsnip purée, baby root vegetables and a red wine jus from the Lord Milner in Matjiesfontein will be worth the effort!
Our choice of great places to indulge in high tea with pastries, scones, sandwiches and more.
What happens when you leave a chunk of France marinating in the Indian Ocean for a few hundred years? This. (Hint: there are baguettes involved.)
Looking for the best restaurants at the V&A Waterfront? Try Brandon de Kock’s six favourite places to eat at Cape Town’s largest tourist attraction.
Braaing food has immeasurable benefits – the dry heat improves the taste and texture of the meat. These benefits are also typical of a tandoori oven, so this tandoori chicken on the braai is the best of both worlds.