Cafe Review: Ginja Beanz Coffee Cafe, Langebaan

In late July, our three-day trip to Langebaan revealed some true local gems. One such place was Ginja Beanz Coffee Café. Found in Waterfront Square, this charming coffee shop will surprise more than a few visitors. People always think that small towns can’t have top class food spots… But, having grown-up in Montagu where hospitality reigns, we know better than […]

A True Italian Experience in the Mother City: Giovanni’s Deli World & Expresso Bar

Green Point’s Main Road has a few hidden gems as far as restaurants and cafes go (with these delightful, little places offering pretty spectacular views given that they overlook the nearby Cape Town Stadium and V & A Waterfront precinct just beyond) but one in particular is well-known and equally well-loved by both locals and foreigners alike: Giovanni’s Deli World […]

Restaurant Review: Old Cape Cafe, Gordon’s Bay

A recent trip to Gordon’s Bay with my parents (and a wonderfully scenic mountain drive afterwards along the R44 between GB and Rooiels… To see my travel review on this, please visit my main site’s homepage: http://tamlynamberwanderlust.com) on a reasonably warm winter’s afternoon helped to unearth the quaint and undoubtedly charming treasure trove that is the Old Cape Cafe. Beach […]

Cafe Review – The Blend Eatery @ 79 Roeland Street

Irrespective of which city or town you reside in, there are always those interesting, little places, slightly tucked away, that whenever you pass them by, you find yourself enviously peering inside, meaning to go in sometime. Yet, months go by and you still haven’t even passed over their threshold… Up until last Friday – when I finally stepped inside with […]