2017 is in full swing; adults are back at the office and kids are back at school! While the beginning of the year can be a bit chaotic, be sure to find enough time to enjoy the summer months in Cape Town and have fun!
If you don’t know what to do, consider the following specials in and around Oranjekloof for breakfast, a lunch date or a fun weekend activity.
- Da Vincis lunch special and happy hour
For those of you lucky enough to be able to walk down Kloof Street in your lunch break, tuck into Da Vincis’ delicious R50 lunch special, available Monday to Saturday between 11h30 and 16h00. They also have half price beers, house wine, frozen cocktails and starters Monday to Friday between 16h30 and 18h30 to unwind after work. For students, bring your student card along and get 10% off your bill, any time, any day.
- Table Mountain sunset special
What better way to start the new year in beautiful Cape Town than taking the cable car to enjoy a drink with the view from Table Mountain? With their sunset special, you get a 50% discount on the cost of a regular ticket so it is the perfect time to tick this off your bucket list, or enjoy it again! Tickets for this special are valid until 29 February, and are available from 18h00 on the day of ride at the Lower Cableway ticket office.
If you don’t manage to take advantage of this offer, don’t forget about their birthday special. All SA citizens get a free return ride on your birthday if you show your ID. Find more information about prices or specials on their website.
- The Labia Theatre
Those who have visited the Labia will know that it’s always a wonderful experience. What’s more, The Labia Theatre now offers some great movie-and-meal combo deals by partnering with several local restaurants. Customers can enjoy pre-screening deals with a meal and movie for two people priced between R90 and R110.
Here’s the deal:
Monday: enjoy 2 portions of fish and chips at Ocean Basket, Kloof Street for R110 (includes 2 movie tickets)
Monday & Tuesday: enjoy 2 pastas at Societi Bistro, Orange Street for R90 (includes 2 movie tickets). Please book ahead to avoid disappointment.
Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday: enjoy 2 pizzas at Diva Cafė Ristorante, Buitenkant Street for R99 (includes 2 movie tickets).
Thursday: enjoy 2 burgers at Knead, Kloof Street for R110 (includes 2 movie tickets)
Visit their website for a list of upcoming movies to decide when you can enjoy this special.
- Manna Epicure breakfast special
Enjoy summer mornings and start your day on a high note with the Manna breakfast special. Receive a 50% discount on all food ordered between 08h00 and 09h00 every day of the week.
When it comes to happy hour deals, Rick’s is at the top of the list! Rick’s is housed in an old converted Victorian House in Park Road, Gardens with an amazing rooftop deck to enjoy some tapas, a delicious meal or a cold one. They have weekly changing lunch specials for R69, with something different on the menu every day between 12h00 and 15h00.
If you have any other specials to add to this list please let us know, and remember to tag us in your photos. Happy saving this summer!