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Great specials for every day of the week in Cape Town

Feeling the pinch after the holidays? You’re not alone. Be smart with your money – make it go further with these weekly restaurant specials in Cape Town.

Mondays

Active Sushi (De Waterkant)
Take advantage of the special combos available from 11.30am to 3.30pm, Monday to Saturdays.

Balducci (V&A Waterfront)
Take advantage of the incredible lunch-time special offer at Balducci from Monday to Sunday 11am to 6pm. The special includes all pizzas and pastas at R79, 250g grain-fed 28-day matured sirloin steak served with a choice of starch or vegetables at R109, and the 12-piece assorted sushi platter at R99.

Barristers Grill (Newlands)
Order one main course and get one free from 6pm on Mondays. Alternatively, show up for lunch Mondays to Fridays between 11am and 6pm, (11am to 9pm on Saturdays and Sundays) and pay R70 for a hearty pub meal.

Beluga (Green Point)
Get your hands on the half-price sushi, dim sum and cocktails from 12pm to 6pm. This special is available from Mondays to Saturdays. Enjoy a bottle of Boschendel wine at a discounted rate for the month of September.

A sushi salad at Beluga. Photo supplied.

Blowfish Restaurant (Table View)
Enjoy a TGIM seafood platter packed with calamari, mussels, prawns, fish of the day and a serving of chips, savoury rice and vegetables, all for R99. This offer is available from 12pm to 10pm on Mondays. There’s also a daily oysters-and-bubbly special from 12pm until 10pm for R129, which gets you six fresh oysters and two glasses of Pieter Cruythoff bubbly.

Burger & Lobster (City Bowl)
Enjoy the two-for-one happy hour every day from 4pm to 7pm. This includes a selection of draught beers, wines by the glass and selected signature cocktails.

Caffé Villagio (Milnerton)
Head here for a R39 breakfast or order a burger and fries for R69.

Clarke’s Bar and Dining Room (City Bowl)
The breakfast special goes from 8am to 9am, when you’ll get two farm eggs on toast plus a coffee or glass of OJ for R40. Also take advantage of the coffee special from Mondays to Fridays, which gets you any coffee for R15 between 7am and 8am. That’s not all, there’s also offer a daily happy hour between 5pm and 7pm, when certain drinks are marked down to R32.

The huevos rancheros at Clarke’s. Photo supplied.

Darling Brew (Woodstock)

At Darling Brew they have introduced a new Wednesday half price burger special set to impress their guests. Try their signature Darling, Cheese, Swiss, Up-Market and Tex-Mex burgers served with chips at half price every Wednesday between 12noon and 10pm. Their burgers are cooked to preference on fresh burger buns, topped with an array of sauces and mouthwatering garnish.

Da Vinci’s on Kloof (Gardens)
From Monday to Saturday, enjoy the R50 lunch special from 11.30am to 4pm, which includes options like burgers and chips; a pork chop with mash and peas; a teriyaki beef-strip wrap; a sticky chicken wrap; steak, egg and chips; veg cannelloni; beef lasagne; chicken schnitzel with cheese sauce and chips; and a grilled chicken breast salad. All students with valid student cards receive 10% off their bill. This applies to sit-down meals only and cannot be used in conjunction with any other specials. Not available on public holidays. Also, on a Monday you can buy two Cape Town burgers (with chips, wedges or salad) for R119.

Pizza and beer at Da Vinci’s. Photo supplied.

Eat Out the Box (Wynberg)
Order two large pizzas for only R155 on a Monday.

The Eatery Wood Fired Grill (Claremont)
Monday night at The Eatery is steak night. Get a 300g rump or sirloin steak and chips cooked the way you like it over hot coals for only R115.

HQ (City Bowl)
Enjoy a two-for-one deal on the signature sirloin steak with chips for R249 on Monday nights. The two-course set menu includes a salad, steak and chips. Be aware that the restaurant fills up quickly, so there are designated seating times at 6pm and 8.30pm.

The steak with Café de Paris butter at HQ. Photo supplied.

Le Pommier Wine Estate (Stellenbosch)

Le Pommier Wine Estate offers a delightful combination of mini burgers served with a basket of fries for R110. The combo includes camembert and cranberry chicken, gourmet beef burger and a mini steak roll burger. You can also enjoy a pizza and wine evening on Mondays where you get to build your own pizza (2x Margherita pizzas including two toppings each) and choose between a bottle of Le Pommier Rose or Sauvignon Blanc wine for R300. 

Meloncino (V&A Waterfront)
Get 50% off all cocktails every day from 4pm to 7pm.

Mint Restaurant at The Taj Hotel (City Bowl)
Meet at Mint every Monday for Curry night (R175) between 6pm and 10.30pm. The Taj also has a daily afternoon tea special from 2pm to 6pm in the Lobby Lounge.

Rick’s Café Americain (Gardens)
Indulge in one of the weekday lunch specials for R75. The dishes change weekly, but you can expect pastas and fish. These specials are available Mondays to Saturdays from 12pm to 3pm. Also stop by for happy hour on Mondays to Saturdays (between 3pm and 7pm) and get discounts on on-tap beers and cocktail jars. Buy one shot of tequila for R27 and get another free.

Seabreeze Fish and Shell (City Bowl)
There are two oyster happy hours every day from 12pm to 1pm and 5pm to 6pm.

Oysters also come dressed, in various guises. Photo by Claire Gunn.

Slug & Lettuce (Century City)
Take your pick from the special lunch menu for just R65. Available from Mondays to Fridays only.

Sotano (City Bowl)
Start your week off with half-price sushi, available from 12pm to 10pm.

Spiro’s (Hout Bay)
On Mondays at Spiro’s you can enjoy a 300g rump steak for R95 or a 500g rump steak for R150. Available from 3pm only and no takeaways are allowed.

Tiger’s Milk (Claremont, Century City and Stellenbosch)
There’s no need to be blue on a Monday with two-for-one burger specials like this. Get two cheese or mushroom burgers all day for the price of one (R98). You can also pair your burger with the Pick Your Poison drink special (two selected beers or wines for the price of one) if you’re there between 5pm and 7pm.

A bubbling pizza at Tiger’s Milk. Photo supplied.

Tuesdays

Active Sushi (Hudson Street)
Eat as much sushi as you like for R199 from 5.30pm to 10pm, Tuesdays to Fridays. They also have specially priced combos available from 11.30am to 3.30pm, Mondays to Saturdays.

Balducci (V&A Waterfront)
Take advantage of the incredible lunch-time special offer at Balducci from Monday to Sunday 11am to 6pm. The special includes all pizzas and pastas at R79, 250g grain-fed 28-day matured sirloin steak served with a choice of starch or vegetables at R109, and the 12-piece assorted sushi platter at R99.

Barristers (Newlands)
Show up for lunch Mondays to Fridays between 11am and 6pm, (11am to 9pm on Saturdays and Sundays) and pay R70 for a hearty pub lunch.

Beluga (Green Point)
Get your hands on the half-price sushi, dim sum and cocktails from 12pm to 6pm. This special is available from Mondays to Saturdays. Enjoy a bottle of Boschendel wine at a discounted rate for the month of September.

 

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Blowfish Restaurant (Table View)
There’s a daily oysters-and-bubbly special from 12pm until 10pm for R129, which gets you six fresh oysters and two glasses of Pieter Cruythoff bubbly.

Burger & Lobster (City Bowl)
Enjoy the two-for-one happy hour every day from 4pm to 7pm. This includes a selection of draught beers, wines by the glass and selected signature cocktails.

Caffe Villagio (Milnerton)
Pop in for the R39 breakfast or enjoy the calamari-and-chips lunch special for R69.

Clarke’s Bar and Dining Room (City Bowl)
The breakfast special goes from 8am to 9am, when you’ll get two farm eggs on toast plus a coffee or glass of OJ for R35. Also take advantage of the coffee special from Mondays to Fridays, which gets you any coffee for R15 between 7am and 8am. That’s not all – there’s also offer a daily happy hour between 5pm and 7pm, when certain drinks are marked down to R32.

 

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Da Vinci’s on Kloof (Gardens)
From Mondays to Saturdays, enjoy the R50 lunch special from 11.30am to 4pm, which includes options like burgers and chips; a pork chop with mash and peas; a teriyaki beef-strip wrap; a sticky chicken wrap; steak, egg and chips; veg cannelloni; beef lasagne; chicken schnitzel with cheese sauce and chips; and a grilled chicken breast salad. All students with valid student cards receive 10% off their bill. This applies to sit-down meals only and cannot be used in conjunction with any other specials. Not available on public holidays. The Tantalising Tuesdays special runs all day, offering a large pizza for the price of a standard.

Eat Out the Box (Wynberg)
Order two medium pizzas and any 2 kids meal for only R199 on a Tuesday. Make sure to try out the family pizza night special and get 4 medium pizzas for R250 from Sunday to Thursday.

The Eatery Wood Fired Grill (Claremont)
Pay R115 for chips and a 200g gourmet burger with a half pint of craft beer.

HQ (City Bowl)
Tuesday night is date night at HQ, when you can enjoy two salads, two steaks with chips, and two glasses of wine for R450 per couple. Booking is essential.

The steak with Café de Paris butter at HQ. Photo supplied.

Le Pommier Wine Estate (Stellenbosch)

Le Pommier Wine Estate offers a delightful combination of mini burgers served with a basket of fries for R110. The combo includes camembert and cranberry chicken, gourmet beef burger and a mini steak roll burger. They also have a burger and draught special on Tuesdays for R115.

Meloncino (V&A Waterfront)
Get 50% off all cocktails every day from 4pm to 7pm.

Mint Restaurant at The Taj Hotel (City Bowl)
Tuesdays are for fish and chips (R175) at Mint Restaurant. The special is available from 6pm to 10.30pm. The Taj Hotel also has a daily afternoon tea special from 2pm to 6pm in the Lobby Lounge.

Rick’s Café Americain (Gardens)
Indulge in one of the weekday lunch specials for R75. The dishes change weekly, but you can expect pastas and fish. These specials are available Mondays to Saturdays from 12pm to 3pm. Also stop by for happy hour on Mondays to Saturdays (between 3pm and 7pm) and get discounts on on-tap beers and cocktail jars. Buy one shot of tequila for R27 and get another free.

Seabreeze Fish and Shell (Cape Town CBD)
There are two oyster happy hours every day from 12pm to 1pm and 5pm to 6pm.

The interior at SeaBreeze. Photo by Claire Gunn.

Slug & Lettuce (Century City)
Take your pick from the special lunch menu for just R65. Available from Mondays to Fridays only.

Sotano (City Bowl)
Sushi is half price every Tuesday and Saturday from 12pm to 3pm.

The Village Idiot (City Bowl)
Every Tuesday is ‘Twosday’ at The Village Idiot. Get two mains and a bottle of house wine for just R300.

A dish at The Village Idiot. Photo courtesy of the restaurant.

A colourful dish at The Village Idiot. Photo supplied.

Wednesdays

Active Sushi (Hudson Street)
Eat as much sushi as you like for R199 from 5.30pm to 10pm, Tuesdays to Fridays. They also have specially priced combos available from 11.30am to 3.30pm, Mondays to Saturdays.

Active Sushi

A sashimi salad at Active Sushi. Photo supplied.

Balducci (V&A Waterfront)
Take advantage of the incredible lunch-time special offer at Balducci from Monday to Sunday 11am to 6pm. The special includes all pizzas and pastas at R79, 250g grain-fed 28-day matured sirloin steak served with a choice of starch or vegetables at R109, and the 12-piece assorted sushi platter at R99.

Barristers (Newlands)
Show up for lunch Mondays to Fridays between 11am and 6pm, (11am to 9pm on Saturdays and Sundays) and pay R70 for a hearty pub lunch.

Beluga (Green Point)
Get your hands on the half-price sushi, dim sum and cocktails from 12pm to 6pm. This special is available from Mondays to Saturdays. Enjoy a bottle of Boschendel wine at a discounted rate for the month of September.

Blowfish Restaurant (Table View)
Enjoy half-price sushi from the conveyor belt from 5pm to 8pm on Wednesdays and Sundays. There’s a daily oysters-and-bubbly special from 12pm until 10pm for R129, which gets you six fresh oysters and two glasses of Pieter Cruythoff bubbly.

The view from Blowfish. Photo supplied.

Burger & Lobster (City Bowl)
Enjoy the two-for-one happy hour every day from 4pm to 7pm. This includes a selection of draught beers, wines by the glass and selected signature cocktails.

Caffe Villagio (Milnerton)
Pop in for the R39 breakfast or enjoy gyros and fries for R69 for lunch.

Clarke’s Bar and Dining Room (City Bowl)
The breakfast special goes from 8am to 9am, when you’ll get two farm eggs on toast plus a coffee or glass of OJ for R35. Also take advantage of the coffee special from Mondays to Fridays, which gets you any coffee for R15 between 7am and 8am. That’s not all – there’s also offer a daily happy hour between 5pm and 7pm, when certain drinks are marked down to R32.

The rooster dog at Clarke’s. Photo supplied.

Da Vinci’s on Kloof (Gardens)
From Monday to Saturday, enjoy the R50 lunch special from 11.30am to 4pm, which includes options like burgers and chips; a pork chop with mash and peas; a teriyaki beef-strip wrap; a sticky chicken wrap; steak, egg and chips; veg cannelloni; beef lasagne; chicken schnitzel with cheese sauce and chips; and a grilled chicken breast salad. All students with valid student cards receive 10% off their bill. This applies to sit-down meals only and cannot be used in conjunction with any other specials. Not available on public holidays. All day on Rib Rack Wednesdays you can also get 600g barbeque spare ribs with fries or salad for R99.

Eat Out the Box (Wynberg)
20% off ribs enjoy the average joe half rack ribs for R139 or the Big daddy half rack for R219. Make sure to try out the family pizza night special and get 4 medium pizzas for R250 from Sunday to Thursday.

The Eatery Wood Fired Grill (Claremont)
Wednesday lunch special runs from 11am to 4pm for R60 for anybody above 60.

Le Pommier Wine Estate (Stellenbosch)
Le Pommier Restaurant offers a delightful combination of mini burgers served with a basket of fries for R110. The combo includes camembert and cranberry chicken, gourmet beef burger and a mini steak roll burger. 

Meloncino (V&A Waterfront)
Get 50% off all cocktails every day from 4pm to 7pm.

A meal at Meloncino

A meal at Meloncino. Photo supplied.

Mint Restaurant at The Taj Hotel (City Bowl)
Mint Restaurant has a burger special for R175 on Wednesdays between 6pm and 10.30pm. The Taj also has a daily afternoon tea special from 2pm to 6pm in the Lobby Lounge.

Rick’s Café Americain (Gardens)
Indulge in one of the weekday lunch specials for R75. The dishes change weekly, but you can expect pastas and fish. These specials are available Mondays to Saturdays from 12pm to 3pm. Also stop by for happy hour on Mondays to Saturdays (between 3pm and 7pm) and get discounts on on-tap beers and cocktail jars. Buy one shot of tequila for R27 and get another free.

A typical evening outside at Rick’s Café Americain. Photo courtesy of the restaurant.

Seabreeze Fish and Shell (City Bowl)
There are two oyster happy hours every day from 12pm to 1pm and 5pm to 6pm.

Slug & Lettuce (Century City)
Take your pick from the special lunch menu for just R65. Available from Monday to Friday only. On Wednesday you can also get two Slug burgers for the price of one.

Spiro’s (Hout Bay)
On Wednesdays you can enjoy 1kg of pork ribs for only R150. No takeaways are allowed.

The Village Idiot (Cape Town CBD)
Pimp your gin at The Village Idiot on Wednesdays. From 5pm to 7pm, you can order a double Whitley Neill gin and tonic for R50. You can also climb into the bottomless wings and chips for R115.

A dish prepared and served at The Village Idiot. Photo supplied.

Upper Bloem Restaurant (Green Point)
Upper Bloem Restaurant is offering a two-for-one express lunch special. Available weekdays from Wednesday to Friday.

Thursdays

Active Sushi (Hudson Street)
Eat as much sushi as you like for R199 from 5.30pm to 10pm, Tuesdays to Fridays. They also have specially priced combos available from 11.30am to 3.30pm, Monday to Saturdays.

Balducci (V&A Waterfront)
Take advantage of the incredible lunch-time special offer at Balducci from Monday to Sunday 11am to 6pm. The special includes all pizzas and pastas at R79, 250g grain-fed 28-day matured sirloin steak served with a choice of starch or vegetables at R109, and the 12-piece assorted sushi platter at R99.

Barristers (Newlands)
Show up for lunch Mondays to Fridays between 11am and 6pm, (11am to 9pm on Saturdays and Sundays) and pay R70 for a hearty pub lunch.

Beluga (Green Point)
Get your hands on the half-price sushi, dim sum and cocktails from 12pm to 6pm. This special is available from Monday to Saturday. Enjoy a bottle of Boschendel wine at a discounted rate for the month of September.

Sushi at Beluga. Photo supplied.

Blowfish Restaurant (Table View)
There’s a daily oysters-and-bubbly special from 12pm until 10pm for R129, which gets you six fresh oysters and two glasses of Pieter Cruythoff bubbly.

Burger & Lobster (City Bowl)
Enjoy the two-for-one happy hour every day from 4pm to 7pm. This includes a selection of draught beers, wines by the glass and selected signature cocktails.

Caffe Villagio (Milnerton)
Pop in for the R39 breakfast or enjoy a delicious chicken schnitzel for R69.

Clarke’s Bar and Dining Room (City Bowl)
The breakfast special goes from 8am to 9am, when you’ll get two farm eggs on toast plus a coffee or glass of OJ for R35. Also take advantage of the coffee special from Mondays to Fridays, which gets you any coffee for R15 between 7am and 8am. That’s not all – there’s also a daily happy hour between 5pm and 7pm, when certain drinks are marked down to R32.

 

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Da Vinci’s on Kloof (Gardens)
Make sure to bring your kids with, all children under 12 get a free meal from the minors menu. From Monday to Saturday, enjoy the R50 lunch special from 11.30am to 4pm, which includes options like burgers and chips; a pork chop with mash and peas; a teriyaki beef-strip wrap; a sticky chicken wrap; steak, egg and chips; veg cannelloni; beef lasagne; chicken schnitzel with cheese sauce and chips; and a grilled chicken breast salad. All students with valid student cards receive 10% off their bill. This applies to sit-down meals only and cannot be used in conjunction with any other specials. Not available on public holidays.

Eat Out the Box (Wynberg)
Try out the Take 2 special and get any 2 burgers or 2 pizzas or 2 pasta for R179. Make sure to try out the family pizza night special and get 4 medium pizzas for R250 from Sunday to Thursday.

HQ (City Bowl)
Enjoy half-price tapas from 6pm, which may include everything from butternut-and-sage wontons and chorizo risotto balls to lamb sliders and a charcuterie-and-cheese board.

 

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Le Pommier Wine Estate (Stellenbosch)
Le Pommier Wine Estate offers a delightful combination of mini burgers served with a basket of fries for R110. The combo includes camembert and cranberry chicken, gourmet beef burger and a mini steak roll burger. 

Meloncino (V&A Waterfront)
Get 50% off all cocktails every day from 4pm to 7pm.

Mint Restaurant at The Taj Hotel (City Bowl)
Enjoy a bunny chow for R175 every Thursday between 6pm and 10.30pm. The Taj also has a daily afternoon tea special from 2pm to 6pm in the Lobby Lounge.

The Village Idiot (Cape Town CBD)
Make sure enjoy to the burger and drink special only a Thursday for R100 at The village idiot.

 

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Rick’s Café Americain (Gardens)
Indulge in one of the weekday lunch specials for R75. The dishes change weekly, but you can expect pastas and fish. These specials are available Mondays to Saturdays from 12pm to 3pm. Also stop by for happy hour on Mondays to Saturdays (between 3pm and 7pm) and get discounts on on-tap beers and cocktail jars. Buy one shot of tequila for R27 and get another free.

 

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Seabreeze Fish & Shell (City Bowl)
There are two oyster happy hours every day from 12pm to 1pm and 5pm to 6pm.

Slug & Lettuce (Century City)
Take your pick from the special lunch menu for just R65. Available from Mondays to Fridays only. Try out the Slug & Lettuce, buy 1 get 1 free pizza deal on Thursday.

Upper Bloem Restaurant (Green Point)
Upper Bloem Restaurant is offering a 2 for 1 express lunch special. Available weekdays from Wednesday to Friday.

 Fridays

Active Sushi (Hudson Street)
Eat as much sushi as you like for R199 from 5.30pm to 10pm, Tuesdays to Fridays. They also have specially priced combos available from 11.30am to 3.30pm, Monday to Saturdays.

Active Sushi in Hudson Street. Photo courtesy of the restaurant.

Active Sushi in Hudson Street. Photo courtesy of the restaurant.

Balducci (V&A Waterfront)
Take advantage of the incredible lunch-time special offer at Balducci from Monday to Sunday 11am to 6pm. The special includes all pizzas and pastas at R79, 250g grain-fed 28-day matured sirloin steak served with a choice of starch or vegetables at R109, and the 12-piece assorted sushi platter at R99.

Barristers (Newlands)
Show up for lunch Mondays to Fridays between 11am and 6pm, (11am to 9pm on Saturdays and Sundays) and pay R70 for a hearty pub lunch.

Beluga (Green Point)
Get your hands on the half-price sushi, dim sum and cocktails from 12pm to 6pm. This special is available from Mondays to Saturdays. Enjoy a bottle of Boschendel wine at a discounted rate for the month of September.

Blowfish Restaurant (Table View)
There’s a daily oysters-and-bubbly special from 12pm until 10pm for R129, which gets you six fresh oysters and two glasses of Pieter Cruythoff bubbly.

 

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Burger & Lobster (City Bowl)
Enjoy the two-for-one happy hour every day from 4pm to 7pm. This includes a selection of draught beers, wines by the glass and selected signature cocktails.

Caffe Villagio (Milnerton)
Pop in for the R39 breakfast or enjoy fish and chips for R69 for lunch.

Clarke’s Bar and Dining Room (City Bowl)
The breakfast special goes from 8am to 9am, when you’ll get two farm eggs on toast plus a coffee or glass of OJ for R35. Also take advantage of the coffee special from Mondays to Fridays, which gets you any coffee for R15 between 7am and 8am. That’s not all – there’s also offer a daily happy hour between 5pm and 7pm, when certain drinks are marked down to R32.

The insanely rich disco fries at Clarke’s. Photo supplied.

Da Vinci’s on Kloof (Gardens)
From Monday to Saturday, enjoy the R50 lunch special from 11.30am to 4pm, which includes options like burgers and chips; a pork chop with mash and peas; a teriyaki beef-strip wrap; a sticky chicken wrap; steak, egg and chips; veg cannelloni; beef lasagne; chicken schnitzel with cheese sauce and chips; and a grilled chicken breast salad. All students with valid student cards receive 10% off their bill. This applies to sit-down meals only and cannot be used in conjunction with any other specials. Not available on public holidays.

Le Pommier Wine Estate (Stellenbosch)
Le Pommier Wine Estate offers a delightful combination of mini burgers served with a basket of fries for R110. The combo includes camembert and cranberry chicken, gourmet beef burger and a mini steak roll burger. 

Meloncino (V&A Waterfront)
Get 50% off all cocktails every day from 4pm to 7pm.

Mint Restaurant at The Taj Hotel (City Bowl)
Enjoy the grill special for R175 every Friday from 6pm to 10.30pm. The Taj also has a daily afternoon tea special from 2pm to 6pm in the Lobby Lounge.

NY Slice (Sea Point and Kloof Street)
Sip on R12 Deluxe coffees every morning from 7am until 12pm from their Sea Point branch. You can also pick up a beer and a slice of pizza for R38 every day from Sea Point, and before 6pm from Kloof.

 

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The Village Idiot (Cape Town CBD)
Make sure end of the week with a great deal and enjoy the 50% off combos at the village idiot only from 3pm to 5pm on a Friday.

Rick’s Café Americain (Gardens)
Indulge in one of the weekday lunch specials for R75. The dishes change weekly, but you can expect pastas and fish. These specials are available Mondays to Saturdays from 12pm to 3pm. Also stop by for happy hour on Mondays to Saturdays (between 3pm and 7pm) and get discounts on on-tap beers and cocktail jars. Buy one shot of tequila for R27 and get another free.

Seabreeze Fish and Shell (City Bowl)
There are two oyster happy hours every day from 12pm to 1pm and 5pm to 6pm.

 

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Slug & Lettuce (Century City)
Take your pick from the special lunch menu for just R65. Available from Mondays to Fridays only. Get your hands on the chicken and pork combo for R160 only on a Friday.

Upper Bloem Restaurant (Green Point)
Upper Bloem Restaurant is offering the 2 for 1 express lunch special. Available weekdays from Wednesday to Friday.

Weekend

Active Sushi (Hudson Street)
Their R199 all-you-can-eat sushi special runs all day on Saturdays and Sundays. They also have specially priced combos available from 11.30am to 3.30pm, Monday to Saturdays.

 

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Balducci (V&A Waterfront)
Take advantage of the incredible lunch-time special offer at Balducci from Monday to Sunday 11am to 6pm. The special includes all pizzas and pastas at R79, 250g grain-fed 28-day matured sirloin steak served with a choice of starch or vegetables at R109, and the 12-piece assorted sushi platter at R99.

Barristers (Newlands)
Pay R70 for a hearty pub meal between 11am and 9pm on Saturdays and Sundays. Take advantage of the two course meal deal on sunday for R90.

Beluga (Green Point)
Get your hands on the half-price sushi, dim sum and cocktails from 12pm to 6pm on Saturdays and all day on Sundays. Enjoy a bottle of Boschendel wine at a discounted rate for the month of September.

Blowfish Restaurant (Table View)
There’s a daily oysters-and-bubbly special from 12pm until 10pm for R129, which gets you six fresh oysters and two glasses of Pieter Cruythoff bubbly. On Sundays enjoy half-price sushi from the conveyor belt from 5pm to 8pm.

Burger & Lobster (City Bowl)
Make sure to enjoy the 250g steak with a glass of Ernie Eils for R249 Enjoy the two-for-one happy hour every day from 4pm to 7pm. This includes a selection of draught beers, wines by the glass and selected signature cocktails.

 

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Caffe Villagio (Milnerton)
Pop in for the R39 breakfast on Saturdays and Sundays.

Da Vinci’s on Kloof (Gardens)
From Monday to Saturday, enjoy the R50 lunch special from 11.30am to 4pm, which includes options like burgers and chips; a pork chop with mash and peas; a teriyaki beef-strip wrap; a sticky chicken wrap; steak, egg and chips; veg cannelloni; beef lasagne; chicken schnitzel with cheese sauce and chips; and a grilled chicken breast salad. All students with valid student cards receive 10% off their bill. This applies to sit-down meals only and cannot be used in conjunction with any other specials. Not available on public holidays.

The Eatery Wood Fired Grill (Claremont)
Make sure to get your hands on the breakfast special which includes 2 eggs, bacon, grilled tomato, sourdough toast and a cappuccino for R45 which is only available on the weekends.

Le Pommier Wine Estate (Stellenbosch)
Le Pommier Wine Estate offers a delightful combination of mini burgers served with a basket of fries for R110. The combo includes camembert and cranberry chicken, gourmet beef burger and a mini steak roll burger.

Meloncino (V&A Waterfront)
Get 50% off all cocktails every day from 4pm to 7pm.

Rick’s Café Americain (Gardens)
Indulge in one of the weekday lunch specials for R75. The dishes change weekly, but you can expect pastas and fish. These specials are available Mondays to Saturdays from 12pm to 3pm. Also stop by for happy hour on Mondays to Saturdays (between 3pm and 7pm) and get discounts on on-tap beers and cocktail jars. Buy one shot of tequila for R27 and get another free.

Seabreeze Fish and Shell (City Bowl)
There are two oyster happy hours every day from 12pm to 1pm and 5pm to 6pm.

The langoustines with garlicky aioli, and a side of chips for good measure. Photo by Nikita Buxton.

Sotano (Bree Street)
Sushi is half price every Tuesday and Saturday from 12pm to 3pm.

National

Mondays

Cape Town Fish Market
Order fish and chips (200g) or any hamburger with chips and onion rings for R55. Choose between sauce options of cheese, pepper or peri-peri to add to your meal at an extra cost of R10. End off your meal by ordering the sticky toffee dessert (half portion for R20 or a full portion for R40). This offer is available every Monday.

CTFM Fish and chips

Fish and chips at Cape Town Fish Market. Photo supplied.

Dros
Don’t miss the Monday Madness that happens at Dros. Beef burgers (with chips) are on sale for just R39.95.

John Dory’s
Enjoy a weekday lunch deal where you get three green sushi plates off the belt for R99, from 11am to 4pm. This special is valid Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.

Panarottis
Order your choice of the Grilled Supremo breakfast, traditional breakfast pizza, or Mexican breakfast pizza for R36.90 until 11am. No takeaways.

Spur
Tuck into the Unreal Breakfast of two fried eggs, two grilled rashers of bacon and fried tomato. The breakfast is served with two slices of toast, jam and butter, all for only R34.90. This special is available daily until 11am. Buy a classic beef, chicken, rib or soya burger and pay only R55. Add a sauce for R9.90 or a gourmet topping for R15.90. This special is available all day on Monday, for sit-down only. Also available on Mondays only is the waffle special, in celebration of their opening in 1967. Order the classic waffle topped with cream or ice cream and caramel syrup for only R19.67.

Ribs at Spur

Ribs at Spur. Photo supplied.

Wimpy
SA’s breakfast legend wants to kick your week off the right way with its Make My Monday deal. For just R29 the breakfast includes two eggs, two rashers of streaky bacon, two pork bangers and toast.

Tuesdays

The Baron 
Make your way to any of The Baron branches for Steak Tuesday. You receive a complimentary Heineken draught with any steak ordered.

Cape Town Fish Market
Cape Town fish market is running an everyday noodles promotion, where you get to choose between seafood for R99, beef for R109 or chicken for R89 which is valid until the end of October.

 

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Del Forno
Get any two of Del Forno’s traditional pastas for just R129 on ‘2 Pasta Tuesday’.

John Dory’s
Enjoy fish and chips Tuesday, when you get a single portion of fish and chips for R49 or a double portion for R79. Also enjoy a weekday lunch deal, when you get three green sushi plates off the belt for R99 from 11am to 4pm. This special is valid Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.

Rainbow rolls at John Dory’s. Photo supplied.

Panarottis
If you’re watching the budget, get your pizza or pasta fix from Panarottis on a Tuesday for just R59.90. Or order your choice of the Grilled Supremo breakfast, traditional breakfast pizza, or Mexican breakfast pizza for R36.90 until 11am. No takeaways.

Spur
Tuck into the Unreal Breakfast of two fried eggs, two grilled rashers of bacon and fried tomato. The breakfast is served with two slices of toast, jam and butter, all for only R34.90. Add R19.90 to the bill for bottomless filter coffee. This special is available daily until 11am.

Wednesdays

John Dory’s
Pay half price for all colour-coded sushi plates. This offer excludes sushi specialities and platters and is not available for takeaways.

Panarottis
Order your choice of the Grilled Supremo breakfast, traditional breakfast pizza, or Mexican breakfast pizza for R36.90 until 11am. No takeaways.

Spur
Tuck into the Unreal Breakfast of two fried eggs, two grilled rashers of bacon and fried tomato. The breakfast is served with two slices of toast, jam and butter, all for only R34.90. Add R19.90 to the bill for bottomless filter coffee. This special is available daily until 11am.

Cheddamelt Burger with chips served at Spur

A burger at Spur. Photo supplied.

Thursdays

Dros
For R44.95 you get to enjoy a 300g calamari pan, served with chips or rice as part of the Thursday Madness special.

John Dory’s
Enjoy a weekday lunch deal where you get three green sushi plates off the belt for R99, from 11am to 4pm. This special is valid Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.

The fashion sandwich at John Dory's

The fashion sandwiches at John Dory’s. Photo supplied.

Panarottis
On Thursdays from 5pm you can eat as much pizza as you like for R94.90 per person. Pizza is served by the slice and is not available for takeaways, doggy bags or sharing. This offer excludes wheat- and gluten-free bases and is not available at Panarottis Pizza Express stores. Also, order your choice of the Grilled Supremo breakfast, traditional breakfast pizza, or Mexican breakfast pizza for R36.90 until 11am. No takeaways.

Spur
Tuck into the Unreal Breakfast of two fried eggs, two grilled rashers of bacon and fried tomato. The breakfast is served with two slices of toast, jam and butter, all for only R34.90. Add R19.90 to the bill for bottomless filter coffee. This special is available daily until 11am.

Fridays

John Dory’s
Enjoy a weekday lunch deal where you get three green sushi plates off the belt for R99 from 11am to 4pm. This special is valid Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. Or opt for their Gourmet Grill Fridays by ordering their 200g steak and mushroom or cheese sauce, the 400g ribs, 200g Portuguese steak or 200g Smokey Joe steak for R109 each.

Panarottis
Order your choice of the Grilled Supremo breakfast, traditional breakfast pizza, or Mexican breakfast pizza for R36.90 until 11am. No takeaways.

 

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Spur
Tuck into the Unreal Breakfast of two fried eggs, two grilled rashers of bacon and fried tomato. The breakfast is served with two slices of toast, jam and butter, all for only R34.90. Add R19.90 to the bill for bottomless filter coffee. This special is available daily until 11am.

Weekends

Panarottis
Order your choice of the Grilled Supremo breakfast, traditional breakfast pizza, or Mexican breakfast pizza for R36.90 until 11am. No takeaways.

Spur
Get the Unreal Breakfast for R34.90 before 11am, which includes two fried eggs, two grilled rashers of bacon, fried tomato, chips, two slices of toast, jam and butter. This is not available for takeaways.

While every effort is made to ensure that the details of the above specials are correct, some prices or menus may change without our knowledge. Please confirm the deal with the restaurant in question when making a booking.

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