2012 September

Bossa Nova

Belonging to the same group as the highly successful La Romantica restaurants, Bossa Nova has a similar look and feel in terms of the dcor. Resembling a spacious cellar, arched stone alcoves display various winemakers collections in wine bottles ranging from the standard 750 ml to the 15 litre Nebuchadnezzar. An attractive reed ceiling with wine barrel detail enhances the cellar-like atmosphere, and a large fireplace ensures the restaurant is warm and welcoming during the winter months.

Glass panels separate the dining area from the bar which is definitely geared to sports fans. It has no less than 6 […]

Tygervalley Centre

Tyger Valley Arena opens!

The Tyger Valley Arena in Tyger Valley Centre opened in November the grand culmination of a five-month development.

This approximately R25-million revamp created an entertainment arena, which will accommodate food, leisure, banking and exciting retail stores. “We demolished the dated Mississippi Detour and replaced it with the beautiful, classic Tyger Valley Arena,” said Johan Venter, Centre Manager, Tyger Valley Centre.

The Tyger Valley Arena is contained in a three-level setting using the very latest designs and techniques, incorporating glass panels sandblasted with decorative designs, blended with brushed steel cladding and fittings […]

Bernhard’s Taphuis

Bernhard’s Taphuis is a well known and established restaurant situated diagonally across from the C.P. Nell Museum, located in the historic part of Oudtshoorn. The Patron, Bernhard Esterer from Austria, has been the host for over seven years to numerous local and foreign guests who come again and again to this highly successful restaurant. At the Taphuis one can enjoy country cuisine at it’s very best, accompanied by the fine wines of the region. At the Ostrich hunting bar, stylish drinks and bar meals are served and the balcony beckons for convivial relaxation.

Next door to the […]

La Verona Resturant

Originally a farmhouse on a large tract of land, La Verona Restaurant was established some eleven years ago, and now stands as a reminder to days gone by amidst the ever increasing urban sprawl of Durbanville which surrounds the property. The large garden provides a haven of tranquillity with its resident family of peacocks, and there is plenty of outside seating to enjoy al fresco dining. It is shady and secluded and therefore an ideal venue for garden weddings especially in the summer months. To the left of the main entrance is the cosy pub which serves as a smoking […]