Winter Restaurant Specials in Cape Town 2021

Are you looking for some great winter restaurant specials in Cape Town? Look no further! We have rounded up the best of the best to ensure you and your winter cravings are fully satisfied. Plus, we’ve ensured there’s something for everyone to enjoy. From fine-dining treats and 3-course meals to seafood feasts, half-price sushi, Winelands wining and dining and so much more, you definitely won’t be disappointed.

Here are some of the best winter restaurant specials in Cape Town you can enjoy all season long. Lucky for you, there are even a few that extend beyond the Cape Town winter season.

#The Bungalow, Clifton

Winter Restaurant Specials in Cape Town 2021

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  • The special: From R145 for a main course

One of the best winter restaurant specials in Cape Town is without a doubt The Bungalow’s winter seafood feast. The Bungalow’s winter specials menu boasts a selection of incredible mains, including prawn pasta, a shellfish platter (for one or two), peel-and-eat prawns with lemon butter, butter chicken, sweet sticky BBQ ribs, sirloin on the bone, and lamb shank (braised in red wine and served with potato purée) – Ensuring there’s something for everyone to savour and enjoy.

  • When: Monday – Sunday, 12pm – 8pm (depending on curfew)
  • Location: The Glen Country Club, 3 Victoria Road, Clifton, Cape Town
  • Contact details: 021 438 2018 | [email protected]
  • Valid until:31 August 2021

#la Belle Bistro & Patisserie, Camps Bay | Constantia

Winter Restaurant Specials in Cape Town 2021 - La Belle

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  • The special: Wide selection of delectable breakfast, lunch & dinner options

The renowned la Belle Bistro & Patisserie boasts two incredible, must-visit locations – The Alphen Boutique Hotel in Constantia, and the beautiful and vibrant Camps Bay.

la Belle Bistro & Patisserie at the Alphen Boutique Hotel in Constantia is loved for its sensational array of dishes and stunning outdoor seating under the glorious oak trees. Known for its freshly baked goods and indulgent variety of breakfast, lunch, and dinner options, it has become a real fan-favourite amongst locals and foodies alike.

la Belle Bistro & Patisserie Camps Bay, located along the famous Camps Bay sunset strip, features breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean, making it the perfect spot to enjoy a scenic breakfast, brunch, lunch, or dinner, paired with sunset cocktails.

This winter, la Belle Bistro & Patisserie at the Alphen Boutique Hotel in Constantia and la Belle Bistro & Patisserie in Camps Bay have each put together an amazing winter specials menu bursting with vibrant flavours and incredible breakfast, lunch, and dinner specialities.

Some of the sensational winter specials diners can expect to enjoy at la Belle Bistro & Patisserie in Constantia include:

Breakfast:

  • Carb Clever Granola & Chai Pudding (V)(VG)(GF)
  • Quinoa & Halloumi Breakfast Bowl (V)(GF)
  • Mushroom Toast (V)
  • Grilled Asparagus (V)
  • Open Omelette
  • Breakfast Bap

Lunch & Dinner:

  • Shaved Beef Carpaccio
  • Crispy Skin Trout
  • Seed Crusted Chicken Schnitzel
  • Mustard & Apple Crispy Pork Belly
  • Pepper Steak
  • Creamy Mushroom Pasta (V)
  • Vegan Chicken Burger (V)(VG)

la Belle Bistro & Patisserie in Camps Bay have the following indulgent winter specials on offer:

Breakfast:

  • Truffle Mushroom Toast (V)
  • Grilled Asparagus
  • Open Omelette
  • Poached Eggs & Herbed Greek Yogurt (V)(GF)
  • Tofu Scrambled (V)(VG)

Lunch & Dinner:

  • Roast Red Pepper Hummus (V)(VG Optional)
  • Butter Basted Garlic Prawns
  • Crispy Skin Trout
  • Garlic Thyme Butter Sirloin Steak
  • Chicken Pesto Pasta (VG Optional)
  • Sticky Maple, Bourbon Ribs
  • When: Monday – Sunday, 8am – 9pm (both branches, curfew dependent)
  • Location: The Alphen Boutique Hotel, Alphen Drive, Constantia, Cape Town | 201 The Promenade, Victoria Road, Camps Bay, Cape Town
  • Contact details: Constantia: 021 795 6336 | [email protected] | Camps Bay: 021 437 1278 | [email protected]
  • For more information or to make an online booking visit la Belle’s website 

#Nobu One&Only Cape Town, V&A Waterfront

Winter Restaurant Specials in Cape Town 2021

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Indulge in a fabulous home dining experience to remember with Nobu at home. The renowned Nobu Restaurant at the iconic One&Only Cape Town in the V&A Waterfront is ensuring all food lovers are getting the very best of what they have to offer during lockdown. Select from their sensational and specially curated menu of sushi, salads, hot dishes, and more – Ensuring there is absolutely something for everyone to enjoy.

All Nobu’s dishes and orders are meticulously and carefully packaged for your enjoyment and utmost peace of mind.

  • When: Monday – Sunday: 1:30pm – 6:30pm (collection only)
  • Location: Nobu Restaurant, One&Only Cape Town, Dock Road, Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town
  • Contact / Ordering details: 021 431 5888 | Click here to place your order through dineplan

#The Shop Restaurant, Sea Point

Winter Restaurant Specials in Cape Town 2021

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  • The special: R220 for 2-course dinner

The Shop, a local and beloved Sea Point Eatery, is offering one of the best winter restaurant specials in Cape Town by giving you the opportunity to dine in style and enjoy a flavoursome, delectable, and delicious 2-course dinner. The Shop is known and celebrated for their simple, tasty, uncomplicated, and flavour-filled bistro-style food.

Run by a passionate husband and wife team, Kyle and Gabi Knight, both of which are qualified Chefs, The Shop is all about cooking with thought and creating inspired, fresh and flavoursome dishes using locally sourced, sustainable ingredients that produce knockout flavours.

  • When: Tuesday – Saturday, 5.30pm – 9pm
  • Location: The Shop, 14 Three Anchor Bay Road, Sea Point, Cape Town
  • Contact details: 083 782 5240 | [email protected] | theshoprestaurant.co.za
  • Valid until: 31 August 2021

#Cavalli, Somerset West

Winter Restaurant Specials in Cape Town 2021

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  • The special: 3 Courses for R400

Regarded as one of the top wining-and-dining destinations in the Helderberg’s magnificent Cape Floral Kingdom, Cavalli should undoubtedly be one of the top places to visit on any trip to Cape Town, especially if you’re an avid foodie at heart.

Cavalli’s 3-course winter special includes:

  • Take your pick from the following starters: aged yellowtail pastrami; raw beef with miso cream, wagyu fat crumb and wild sage; or eggplant heart with garlic caramel and shitake.
  • Mains include a selection of sustainable fish; pork with kapokbos(aromatic wild rosemary) glaze; and cauliflower risotto.
  • For dessert you can either enjoy a dark chocolate with passionfruit creation, or macadamia crème.
  • When: Wednesday + Thursday, 12pm – 2.30pm | Friday, 12pm – 2.30pm; 6pm – 8pm
  • Location: Cavalli, R44 Highway (Strand Road), Somerset West
  • Contact details: 021 855 3218 | [email protected]
  • Valid until: 31 August 2021

#The Glasshouse at Hazendal, Stellenbosch

Winter Restaurant Specials in Cape Town 2021

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  • The special: R295 for 2 courses | R385 for 3 courses

Hazendal Wine Estate is known for its unique and impressive culinary experiences, attracting food and wine lovers from around the world. Its brand-new offering, The Glasshouse, helmed by executive chef Michélle Theron, measures up to the very best of them. Offering diners a concise winter lunch menu of contemporary casual food, it is undoubtedly one of the top restaurant specials in Cape Town this winter. Mains include venison and lamb ragout with homemade pappardelle pasta; Cape fish potjie; garlic-and almond-crusted chicken; and Cape Malay vegetable curry. Should you opt for three courses, the caramel banana oatmeal pudding with baked ginger-scented custard is a must-try.

  • When: Tuesday – Sunday, 12pm – 5pm
  • Location: Hazendal Wine Estate, Bottelary Road, Stellenbosch
  • Contact details: 021 205 5620 | [email protected]
  • Valid until: 31 August 2021

#Belmond Mount Nelson, Gardens

Winter Restaurant Specials in Cape Town 2021

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  • The special: 2 Course meal for R295 (1 main + 1 dessert)

Another great winter restaurant special in Cape Town is the fabulous Belmond Mount Nelson’s 2 Course (main and dessert) Winter Warmer Special for R295. On the mains menu you can expect to enjoy one of chef Rudi Liebenberg’s famous classics, such as chicken curry, served with samoosas, roti, fragrant basmati rice and homemade pickles and achar or fresh Saldanha mussels cooked in beer with a hint of spice and spekboom, served with toasted sourdough and shoestring fries. These sensational mains will be followed by a truly indulgent dessert of irresistible lemon pudding served with lemon curd and ricotta ice cream, or the caramelised apple pudding with rum-and-raisin ice cream (subject to change).

Also on the menu is the three-cheese fondue (made with Gruyère, Emmentaler and mature cheddar), with dippers of baguette, pickles, chorizo, apple, grissini, radishes, and carrots (R315 for two).

You can opt to enjoy your meal in the sedate lounge, light and airy conservatory, or next to the crackling fire at the Planet Bar.

  • When: Friday – Sunday, 12pm – 9pm
  • Location: Belmond Mount Nelson, 6 Orange Street, Gardens, Cape Town
  • Contact details: 021 483 1000 | [email protected]
  • Valid until: 31 August 2021

#Grub & Vine, Bree Street

Winter Restaurant Specials in Cape Town 2021

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  • The Special: R275 for 2 Courses | R375 for 3 Courses

Grub & Vine, located in the heart of the inner-city, is one of the trendiest and highly sought-after restaurants and wine bars in Cape Town. Spearheaded by the culinary genius Chef Matt Manning, Grub & Vine serves refined bistro-style fare, in a relaxed, contemporary space. In the words of Chef Matt Manning, it is no-nonsense, good, tasty food. Beautiful produce and honest cooking!

Grub & Vine has put together two amazing specials for diners and foodies to enjoy: 2 Sensational Courses for R275 | 3 Courses for R375

  • When: Tuesday – Saturday, 12pm – 3pm | 6pm – 9.30pm
  • Location: Grub & Vine, 103 Bree Street, Cape Town
  • Contact details: 087 153 5244 | [email protected]
  • Valid until: Ongoing

#Kloof Street House, Gardens

Winter Restaurant Specials in Cape Town 2021

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  • The special: R195 for two courses | R225 for three courses

Regarded as one of the top restaurants in Cape Town, Kloof Street House is housed in a 20th-century Victorian-era house. Set back from the bustling high street, it will almost feel like you’ve escaped to a whole new world entirely and stepped right into the pages of The Great Gatsby when visiting this courtyard restaurant.

Twinkling fairy lights and velvet cushions line the garden area, while warm lighting, and captivating design elements create a cosy-chic atmosphere inside. Paired with an unparalleled culinary and dining experience, its unlike anything you’ve experienced before.

Kloof Street House is giving you the opportunity to indulge in everything they have to offer and take advantage of their two incredible restaurant specials in Cape Town this winter and beyond: Enjoy two spectacular courses for R195 or three amazing courses for only R225.

Kloof Street House also invites diners to enjoy their à la carte menu on Sundays, accompanied by a live-jazz session (1pm – 3pm).

  • When: Monday – Saturday, 12pm – 4pm
  • Location: Kloof Street House, 30 Kloof Street, Gardens, Cape Town
  • Contact details: 021 423 4413 | [email protected]
  • Valid until: Ongoing

#Greenhouse, Constantia

Winter Restaurant Specials in Cape Town 2021

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  • The special:R550 for five-course dinner + R390 (wine pairing)

Greenhouse Restaurant, located at the iconic Cellars-Hohenort Hotel in Constantia, is both a long-time luminary and highly-regarded culinary gem of the Cape Town restaurant scene. Enclosed in a glass box to maximise its magnificent garden setting and stunning surroundings, it has made quite a name for itself with countless culinary awards and accolades.

Spearheaded by remarkable and talented Head Chef Farrel Hirsch, whose current tasting menu – African Modern – is a delightful array of fine-dining-style plates that pays homage to southern African cuisine, dining at Greenhouse promises to be unlike anything you’ve experienced. Now you have the opportunity to try it for yourself by enjoying their amazing five-course dinner special for only R550.

  • When: Tuesday – Saturday, 6pm – 8.30pm
  • Location: Greenhouse, The Cellars-Hohenort Hotel, 93 Brommersvlei Road, Constantia, Cape Town
  • Contact details: 021 795 6226 | [email protected]
  • Valid until: Ongoing

#Foxcroft, Constantia

Winter Restaurant Specials in Cape Town 2021

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  • The special:R395 for a 4-course lunch

Headed up by chef-proprietors Scot Kirton and Glen Foxcroft Williams, Foxcroft is undoubtedly one of Cape Town’s most sought-after restaurants. This winter you can enjoy a sensational 4-course lunch for only R395. Known to take diners on a revolutionary culinary journey, this is one culinary experience you won’t regret.

  • When: Monday – Sunday, 12pm – 2pm
  • Location: Foxcroft, Shop 8/9, High Constantia, Corner of Groot Constantia Road and Constantia Main Road, Cape Town
  • Contact details: 021 202 3304
  • Valid until: 31 August 2021

#Den Anker, V&A Waterfront

Winter Restaurant Specials in Cape Town 2021

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  • The special: R225 for 2 Wagyu burgers and fries

The famous V&A Waterfront quayside restaurant of Den Anker has long been one of Cape Town’s most renowned restaurants for locals and tourists alike. This winter and beyond they’ve taken it upon themselves to ensure all your hunger cravings are met with a range of amazing two-for-one specials on offer, including their 2 Wagyu burgers and fries special for only R225.

  • When: Monday – Sunday, 10am – 10pm
  • Location: Den Anker: Den Anker, Pierhead, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town
  • Contact details: 021 419 0249 | [email protected]
  • Valid until: Ongoing
  • Good to know: Be sure to enquire about their other two-for-one specials on offer

#The 41, Camps Bay

Winter Restaurant Specials in Cape Town 2021

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  • The special: R180 for 2 courses + a glass of wine | R195 for 3 courses + a glass of wine

Located on the famous Camps Bay sunset strip, The 41 has become a fan-favourite spot to enjoy a delicious brunch, lunch, dinner, drinks, and sunset cocktails in Cape Town. Plus, with a menu jam-packed with flavour and options, from seafood, burgers, tapas, roast chicken and so much more, The 41 has something for everyone to enjoy.

Take advantage of their two incredible ongoing specials – 2 courses & a glass of wine for R180 or 3 courses & a glass of wine for R195 – as you dine in style along the beautiful Camps Bay beachfront.

  • When: Monday – Sunday, 12pm – 4pm
  • Location: The 41, 41 Victoria Road, Camps Bay, Cape Town
  • Contact details: 021 437 0558 | [email protected]
  • Valid until: Ongoing

#Harbour House, Kalk Bay

Winter Restaurant Specials in Cape Town 2021

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  • The special:Half-price on all sushi (excluding platters)

Perched right on the rocks of the Kalk Bay harbour, Harbour House in Kalk Bay boasts an uninterrupted ocean view, complimented by the sound of crashing waves on the shoreline. This, paired with its incredible menu and remarkable seafood has made it one of the most popular restaurants in Cape Town. Not to mention it’s unbelievable sushi selection! When it comes to smack-of-the-sea sushi, Harbour House sure knows a thing or two.

Now you get to enjoy all their sensational sushi with their amazing half-price sushi special!

  • When: Kalk Bay: Wednesday – Friday, 12pm – 11pm
  • Location: Harbour House, Kalk Bay Harbour, Kalk Bay
  • Contact details: 021 788 4136 | [email protected]
  • Valid until: Ongoing

#La Colombe, Constantia Nek

Winter Restaurant Specials in Cape Town 2021

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  • The special:R595 for a nine-course lunch

An internationally acclaimed two-decade-old institution, La Colombe is one of Cape Town’s oldest and most revered restaurants. Situated on a slope on the stunning Silvermist Wine Estate in Constantia Nek, La Colombe invites you to enjoy their amazing winter special consisting of a sensational nine-course lunch for only R595.

  • When: Monday – Friday, 12pm – 2pm
  • Location: La Colombe Restaurant, Silvermist Wine Estate, Constantia Nek, Cape Town
  • Contact details: 021 794 2390 | [email protected]
  • Valid until: 31 August 2021

#Épice, Franschhoek

Winter Restaurant Specials in Cape Town 2021

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  • The special: R595 for reduced 7-course menu | R395 for optional beverage flight

Located approximately 75 kilometres from Cape Town, the Franschhoek Wine Valley has established itself as the country’s culinary capital. Home to some of the most magnificent wine estates and exceptional culinary gems, foodies travel from far and wide to experience Franschhoek’s culinary landscape first-hand. Right up there with the very best of them is the renowned Épice Restaurant.

Headed by former La Colombe sous Chef Charné Sampson, Épice draws on the culinary team’s travels to India, Spain, Japan, Mexico, Denmark, and the United States to offer a diverse selection of dishes in an idyllic Winelands setting. As such, guests can expect a colourful menu of unique flavours and textures with their choice of two sensational winter specials reflecting just that.

  • When: Friday – Sunday, 12pm – 1:30pm | Monday – Sunday, 6.30pm – 8.30pm
  • Location: Épice, 9 Huguenot Street, Franschhoek, Western Cape
  • Contact details: 021 492 4044 | [email protected]
  • Valid until: 31 August 2021

#The Poké Co, Kloof Street | Loop Street | Claremont | Sea Point

Winter Restaurant Specials in Cape Town 2021

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  • The special:R295 for two regular signature poké bowls and a bottle of Gabriëlskloof rosé

Its Poké time! With successful branches in Kloof Street, Sea Point, Loop Street, and Claremont, The Poké Co eatery serves fresh, flavoursome, and utterly delicious bowls of poké goodness. For your poké bowl pleasure, you can now enjoy their not-to-be-missed poké bowl special of two regular signature poké bowls and a bottle of Gabriëlskloof rosé for only R295.

If you’re not partial to poké, no problem – The Poké Co has all sorts of other fresh and delicious items on the menu just for you. Some of these items include smoothie bowls, healthy breakfast bowls, homemade cold-pressed juices, hot beverages, ice cream and even sushi-rittos (burrito-sized sushi creations).

  • When: Monday – Sunday, 11am – 9.30pm
  • Location: 47 Kloof Street, Cape Town | 90 Loop Street, Cape Town | The Point Mall, 76 Regent Street, Cape Town | 12 Dreyer Street, Claremont, Cape Town
  • Contact details: Kloof Street: 021 286 9597 | [email protected] | Sea Point: 087 701 9692 | [email protected] | Loop Street: 087 470 0125 | [email protected] | Claremont: 087 470 0583 | [email protected]
  • Valid until: Ongoing

#Postcard Café at Stark-Condé Wines, Stellenbosch

Winter Restaurant Specials in Cape Town 2021

Photo credit: Postcard Café at Stark-Condé Wines

  • The special: Various Weekday Specials

Located at Stark-Condé Wines in the serene Jonkershoek Valley, Postcard Café flaunts one of the most picture-perfect settings in the Stellenbosch Winelands. Paired with the restaurant’s selection of simple yet expertly prepared dishes and freshly baked goods, it is an ideal venue for a delightful brunch, lunch, dinner, or in between indulgence.

Postcard Café at Stark-Condé Wines in Stellenbosch has the following specials on offer:

  • The Early Bird special:R120 for one of four breakfast options, including a hot beverage or juice and bottomless (still or sparkling) water | Time: 9am – 12pm.
  • The Workers’ Lunch special:R180 for one of four lunch options, including a hot beverage or juice and bottomless (still or sparkling) water | Time30pm – 4pm.
  • The All-Day Go-Getter special:R280 for one of four breakfast and lunch options, along with two hot beverages or juices and bottomless (still or sparkling) water | Time: 9am – 4pm.

Booking in advance is essential for the weekday specials, as there is a limited number of spaces available. You can book your spot by emailing them on: [email protected]

  • When: Wednesday – Friday, 9am – 4pm
  • Location: Postcard Café, Stark-Condé Wines, Jonkershoek Valley, Stellenbosch
  • Contact details: 021 861 7703 | [email protected]
  • Valid until: 30 September 2021