Rants and Raves
 
 
 
 
Accommodation
 
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Riverside Estate Groupon Ad
Riverside Estate Groupon Ad

 

 
 
Restaurant
 
Sweet Selection
Sweet Selection
Sweet Selection

I'm easy to please, but not easily impressed. Today I was impressed. The newly voted second best hotel in the world (according to Tripadivsor.com users) has been on our "to do" review list for a long time. There seemed to ...

 
 
Accommodation
 
Twin Room
Twin Room
Twin Room

We were greatly looking forward to our stay at the Hilton and had obvious 5 star expectations.

 
 
Accommodation
 
Taj, Cape Town - Luxury Twin Room
Taj, Cape Town - Luxury Twin Room
Taj, Cape Town - Luxury Twin Room

I had given up on expecting perfection from any hotel. The Taj in Cape Town has restored my faith.

 
 
Restaurant
 
Aqua, Cape Quarter - Prawns and Ribs - First Serving
Aqua, Cape Quarter - Prawns and Ribs - First Serving
Aqua, Cape Quarter - Prawns and Ribs - First Serving

Friday evening, Cape Quarter, Aqua Restaurant for all you can eat ribs and prawns. Exciting prospect. The restaurant wasn't as busy as expected for a Friday night. We were ushered inside the restaurant to a small table on ...

 
 
Restaurant
 
Tan Que, Sea Point - Steak and Prawns
Tan Que, Sea Point - Steak and Prawns
Tan Que, Sea Point - Steak and Prawns

We had visited Tan Que about 6 months ago. Having had a really enjoyable experience, we were keen to return. We had a coupon from Citivouch which entitled us to 10 Prawns, 250gram sirloin steak and rice or chips for an unbel...

 
 
Restaurant
 
Protea Hotel President, Bantry Bay - 9 Skewers
Protea Hotel President, Bantry Bay - 9 Skewers
Protea Hotel President, Bantry Bay - 9 Skewers

In the good old days, if you wanted a lavish seafood buffet, the Protea Hotel President was the place to go. Boundless amounts of prawns, mussels, calamari, fish and even a crayfish tail or two. Quality was top class. Servic...

 
 
Restaurant
 
DeliDelish, Hout Bay - Exterior
DeliDelish, Hout Bay - Exterior
DeliDelish, Hout Bay - Exterior

Deli Delish in Hout Bay has a lot going for it. Great location close to the beach. Varied menu. Usually good quality food. However, the service is not so great.