Kloof Street’s Must-Visit Trendy Eat-Out Spots

01 September 2023

Immerse yourself in the vibrant energy of Cape Town’s famous Kloof Street, where you’ll find a fantastic selection of inviting restaurants, each offering its own distinctive charm and flavours. This bustling street is filled with laid-back eateries that offer a great vibe and delicious food. From cosy neighbourhood cafes to moody bars, Kloof Street has a variety of restaurants to suit every taste.

Located in our conveniently situated hotel, you’ll have easy access to Cape Town's coolest dining spots. Whether you’re a food lover in search of new and exciting dining experiences or simply want to enjoy a relaxed atmosphere and delicious menus, you’re in for a treat. In this blog post, we’re sharing our top 5 recommendations for must-visit trendy eat-out spots within walking distance from our hotel.

Get ready to indulge in the lively atmosphere, tasty food, and memorable moments that these down-to-earth eateries have to offer.

Tiger’s Milk 
Step into a lively atmosphere where locals and tourists come together in this bar setting to enjoy delicious food and drinks. Tiger’s Milk combines stylish and contemporary design with a welcoming space to unwind and savour a diverse menu inspired by the flavours of South Africa. From mouthwatering burgers and wood-fired pizzas to juicy steaks and flavourful salads, Tiger’s Milk satisfies every craving. Enhance your dining experience by pairing your meal with a refreshing craft beer, a handcrafted cocktail or anything else from their extensive drink menu. Tiger's Milk promises a memorable dining experience filled with great food, good vibes, and a true taste of Cape Town's culinary scene.
Tigers Milk
Credit: Tiger's Milk Kloof Street 
Business hours:
Mon - Sun: 11:00 - 00:00
Make a reservation: 021 137 1853

The Wolf House
Discover The Wolf House, a hidden gem on Kloof Street and enter into a world of flavourful meals. Step into this charming and inviting space that captivates with its trendy restaurant and rooftop bar, offering delicious food, refreshing beverages and breathtaking views. The menu at The Wolf House takes your taste buds on a delicious adventure, drawing inspiration from diverse flavours and skillfully incorporating Cape Town’s distinctive charm. From tasty starters to mouthwatering mains and irresistible desserts, every bite is a true delight. This restaurant takes pride in delivering a fresh and authentic dining experience, complementing its mouthwatering food with carefully selected wines, beers, ciders and crafted cocktails. Whether you're seeking an intimate dinner, a memorable celebration, or a gathering with loved ones, The Wolf House promises a truly unforgettable experience where flavour and creativity intertwine in every dish.
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Credit: The Wolf House 
Business hours:
Sun - Thu: 12:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat: 12:00 - 00:00
Make a reservation: 021 271 0641

The Sanctuary Restaurant
Nestled within Kloof Street Hotel, The Sanctuary Restaurant is a charming foodie haven that perfectly combines amazing flavours with an inviting and vibey atmosphere. Its flex is its impressive Table Mountain views from its rooftop deck. This restaurant offers a diverse menu, ranging from delicious breakfasts to flavourful salads, juicy burgers, mouthwatering mains, delicious flatbreads and pasta, and irresistible desserts. Each dish is a masterpiece expertly prepared by The Sanctuary’s talented chef, tempting your taste buds and delighting your senses. Start your day with a delicious breakfast, indulge in a delightful lunch, or savour an intimate dinner. In addition to its tasty food offerings, The Sanctuary Restaurant also has an impressive selection of handcrafted cocktails and other refreshing drinks, ensuring a complete dining experience for every guest. With mesmerising views of the iconic Table Mountain and the breathtaking Cape Town city skyline from its rooftop deck, it creates an unforgettable backdrop for any occasion. Prepare for an extraordinary experience at The Sanctuary Restaurant, where the perfect blend of a lively atmosphere, delicious flavours, and stunning views make it a must-visit destination on Kloof Street. PS - join on a Friday for their Friday live music evenings or enjoy their happy hour specials Monday - Friday from 4 - 7PM.
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Credit: The Sanctuary Restaurant _ Zandra Conway
Business hours:
Mon - Sun: 07:00 - 22:00
Make a reservation: 021 300 0707

Black Sheep Restaurant
Embrace the artistry of culinary innovation at Black Sheep Restaurant, a true gem on Kloof Street that promises a unique dining experience. With an atmosphere that effortlessly blends sophistication and comfort, this eatery exudes an inviting warmth that draws you in. The secret behind Black Sheep's allure lies in its commitment to reinventing traditional dishes with a contemporary twist. From tantalising starters to delectable mains and indulgent desserts, each plate is a masterpiece that showcases the skill and creativity of the culinary team. Their dedication to sourcing the finest local ingredients adds an extra layer of excellence to every bite. As you explore their diverse menu, be sure to pair your meal with a selection from their thoughtfully curated wine and cocktail offerings, elevating your dining adventure to new heights. Black Sheep Restaurant beckons those seeking a one-of-a-kind gastronomic journey, where culinary boundaries are pushed, and flavours are celebrated in every dish.
Black Sheep Restaurant Kloof Street Restaurants
Credit: Inside Guide 
Business hours:
Mon: 17:00 - late. (Last orders @21:30)
Tue - Sat: 12:00 - late. (Last orders @21:30)
Make a reservation: 021 426 2661

Yours Truly Cafe
Discover the delights of Yours Truly Cafe, nestled inside Never@Home on Kloof Street. This charming and inviting cafe is a true haven for coffee enthusiasts and food lovers. Immerse yourself in a warm and welcoming atmosphere where the rich aroma of freshly brewed coffee fills the air. Indulge in a diverse flavourful menu, from mouthwatering breakfast dishes to delicious sandwiches, pizzas, salads and irresistible baked goods. Yours Truly Cafe caters to every craving. Whether you're seeking a tasty brunch, a quick and satisfying lunch, or simply a comfortable spot to enjoy a perfectly brewed coffee, this cafe provides the ideal setting. Experience the true essence of Kloof Street's vibrant food scene with the locals and travellers at this beloved cafe.
Yours Truly Cape Town
Credit: Inside Guide 
Business hours:
Mon - Sun: 07:00 - 00:00
Make a reservation: 021 426 2505

When staying at Kloof Street Hotel, you’ll be delighted to find excellent dining options right at your doorstep. While we present five recommended restaurants below, please note that these are just a glimpse of the diverse restaurant scene that Kloof Street has to offer. Explore beyond these recommendations and uncover countless other exceptional dining establishments that await your exploration.

*Kindly take note that the information provided was accurate at the time of publication. While we strive for accuracy, Kloof Street Hotel cannot be held accountable for any potential inaccuracies or changes that may have taken place. Should you have any concerns or inquiries, we encourage you to reach out to us, and we'll be more than happy to address them.

Central Reservations: +27 (0) 21 424 1530 | Hotel: +27 21 300 0707