6 DINNER & ENTERTAINMENT VENUES IN CAPE TOWN
Places and venues that will put a smile on your face, get your back to relax and serve you with great local hospitality and talent. Memorable night options to warm your heart.
Performing waiters and waitresses are some of Cape Town’s top young talent, and will have you dancing on the tables in no time.
This is no ordinary restaurant. This is the home of the singing waiter! Not only will you enjoy the wholesome, sumptuous taste of our designer tagine menu and the buzz of our wine bar’s best and brightest, but you’ll also be served and entertained by the shining stars of Cape Town’s immense pool of talented young performers. Make sure you get your waiter’s name – it’ll be written in lights one day
Set menus feature Mediterranean flavours, the bar is stocked for the best cocktails and the wine cellar carries iconic Cape Winelands bottles.
Currently open Thursday Friday and Saturdays. Serving from 18:00 last round at 23:00 doors close 23:30
A theatrical dinner venue having their own in house productions as well as pop-up shows by renowned South African artists.
THANK YOU FOR THE MUSIC runs till 27 February 2021. A celebration of ABBA, Queen and Elton John – all on one stage, on one night – featuring a talented 9-piece cast who impersonate these legends to perfection. A trip through space and time, when glitz, glam and some of the greatest pop tunes ever written emerged.
A special New Years’ Evening show is set for 31 December.
In between, on 10 December, Juanita Du Plessis will pop-in as part of her live tours. This show will run entirely in Afrikaans.
Home of the Trolley Dollies. A premier cabaret theatre for divas and their fans.
Gate69 is cosy and intimate, with the audience members never feeling excluded from what’s happening on stage. The conscious decision to cater to only 80-90 people allows for personalised service, where guests are not guests, but family. Patrons can look forward to indulging in world-class entertainment, unparalleled service and being embraced by the inextinguishable enthusiasm of the staff. The vibey downstairs bar is perfect for those who wish to enjoy a pre-show drink or continue the party after the night’s spectacle.
A full new show is staged every few months, ensuring interest and love from local goers too. Book an evening to dress for.
Open Wed, Thurs, Fri & Sat.
Located in the historic St. George’s Cathedral, is one of the original live jazz venues in the heart of the city centre.
Complete with a restaurant and cocktail bar, The Crypt offers patrons a unique “jazz theatre and dinner” experience.
Jazz enthusiasts can enjoy a variety of the best jazz performances Cape Town has to offer. In addition to the line of resident players, audience may bump into a surprise visit from local legends or a jam session that will introduce great immerging talents.
Open Wednesdays till Saturdays – 19:00 – 23:30.
One of Galileo’s Open Air Cinema newest additions.
An outdoor movie experience at some of the most exclusive venues in and around Cape Town. Lap up the luxury as you are treated to a welcome drink, appetiser & popcorn upon arrival, plus an hour long live music performance, all included in your ticket price. Place an order for a delicious meal from the acclaimed restaurants on location or simply cuddle up with a bottle of bubbly and toast to a regal sunset before the anticipated movie begins.
Iconic locations for this season include Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront on the edge of the ocean at Granger Bay, Suikerbossie Restaurant overlooking Hout Bay, the stunningly revamped Casa Labia in Muizenberg, Steenberg Golf & Wine Estate in the Constantia Wine Route and the exquisite Cellars-Hohenort Hotel in Constantia.
Each of these venues hold a prior reputation for a signature dining experience and location. Adding the open air cinema is sure to make it epic.
Most staged productions at The Kalk Bay Theatre are created by the multi-award winning, in-house production company. The performances are wildly energetic, crowd-pleasing and always pushing the boundary of the space where they perform. Combining their talents in music, dance, comedy and cirque style, they bring to life shows that keep you captivated from beginning to end.
The seating is cabaret theatre style seating around tables and cocktail tables. The building is on the water. The views are sensational, waves crash dramatically just outside the windows and, on stormy nights with extreme high tides, the space has been known to flood! The venue also has a removable glass roof which will be open air on hot, still summer nights.
Dining is at the neigbouring restaurant, The Brass Bell, but you are welcome to bring in your drinks from The Bell. Booking system includes an option for the full package.