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Cafe Talk

Limoncello’s at the Waterfront have closed their doors whilst Ocean Basket are supposedly opening upstairs next to Panarotti’s. None of which makes much sense. Maybe they hope to make it third time lucky but I doubt it’s good news for … Continue reading

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The Pudding Shop

[edit] 6/11/2011 thesoupkitchen.com . Thought I would make a note of the url It’s on days like these, cold and wet and wintery, that one starts thinking about a log wood fire and steaming hot soup. What I wouldn’t give … Continue reading

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Winter menus – Cruise Cafe

[edit 09/06/11] Grilled Sole and skimny chips R48, Thai Seafood Curry and Basmati Rice R58.00, Moroccan Lamb Tagine mash and veg R60.00 [edit 26/05/11] The menu has changed and offers Sole at R48.95, Waffle at R21.95 and Patagonica Calamari R39.50 … Continue reading

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Ham & Eggs

I arranged to meet the watercycler at Bosun’s for a pub lunch. They do a snack basket which is a tad more imaginative than most. But it was their ham, eggs and chips that caught my eye. Fearing the worst … Continue reading

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Cafe Talk

Chatanooga’s is supposed to be moving from Sedgefield to the old Aida premises opposite Coffee Connection on Main. It looks as if their Sedgefield venue is all closed up but that was a quick look on the run. The Shebeen … Continue reading

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More shenanigans in Plett?

Two top beachfront restaurants in Plettenberg Bay, Moby Dick’s, overlooking Beacon Isle Beach and Lookout Deck, at the mouth of the Keurbooms River are due to change hands after the Bitou municipality recently awarded the tenders to a new set … Continue reading

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Cafe Talk

Cafe Nouveau is no more. Thought I would like to do something different and took a turn at Pledge but it’s been closed for awhile now. On the other hand Paddy’s Irish Pub has just got it’s licence and should … Continue reading

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Burgers

I get confused. Sometimes horribly confused. Such as the time I ordered a Cafe Breakfast at Mario’s and was presented with a plate that looked nothing like the high cholesterol extravaganza that East Head Cafe does so well. But it … Continue reading

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Who is Next?

The Rex has gone. No surprises there but the Ocean Basket and Cafe Rossini have also followed suit and shut up shop. So too has the Sizzling Chicken which limped onto the stage shortly after the demise of Nando’s. And … Continue reading

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Something special

Where does one go when you are looking for something different, something a little special. 34 Tapas & Oysters? It’s almost different but it lacks the bohemian informality I would expect from a Tapas Bar. It caters more to the … Continue reading

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