Gold of Africa Barbier-Mueller Museum
A third of the world’s gold is produced in South Africa. In this glitzy museum, based in the historic Martin Melck House (dating from...
Converted from a barn in 1780, the first Lutheran church in the Cape has a striking pulpit, perhaps the best created by the master...
Alexander Bar & Café
Playwright Nicholas Spagnoletti and software engineer Edward van Kuik are the driving duo behind this fun, eccentric space in a gorgeous...
Part of the Freeworld Design Centre (www.freeworlddesigncentre.com; a showroom for a paint company that occasionally hosts interesting...
96 Strand St, City Bowl · interesting places nearby
Based inside the Gold of Africa Barbier-Mueller Museum, the main deal here is the evening set meal and show, which can include a djembe drumming session (R85 extra) at 6.30pm. The well-cooked, eat-as-much-as-you-like, Cape Malay and African cuisine buffet is complemented by a life-sized Malian puppet show.