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Great restaurant specials for every day of the week

We love dreaming of those fine-dining meals and treating ourselves to the odd indulgent dinner, but that doesn’t mean we can resist a good deal. From burger specials and ladies’ nights to all-you-can-eat sushi, these restaurants are offering wicked weekly deals that will appease your appetite without walloping your bank account.

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Mondays

Cape Town Fish Market

Order fish and chips (200g) or any hamburger with chips and onion rings for R50. The special is available all day on Mondays.

CTFM Fish and chips

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

Panarottis

Order your choice of the Grilled Supremo breakfast, traditional breakfast-on-pizza, or Mexican breakfast-on-pizza for R29.90 until 11am. No takeaways.

Rocomamas

Look out for the limited edition burgers. Order the Cracker Jack burger with a 150g patty, aged cheddar, bacon, maple syrup, nacho crumbs and ‘roco’ mayo for R65, or the Texan Mofo with a 150g patty, aged cheddar, salsa, chili con carne and ‘mofo’ mayo for R60. The Slaw Daddy burger comes with a 150g chicken patty, aged cheddar, bacon, spicy coleslaw, chilli mayo and sweet pickles for R60.

Spur

Buy any burger or Hot Diggity Dog from the Spur adult main menu and get a single one free. Add R20 for a free double burger. This special is available all day but is not available for takeaways. Also get the Unreal Breakfast for R29.90 before 11am, which includes two fried eggs, two grilled rashers of bacon, fried tomato, chips, two slices of toast, jam and butter. Add a bottomless filter coffee for only R19.90. This is also not available for takeaway.

The cheese burger at Spur. Photo supplied.

The cheese burger at Spur. Photo supplied.

Tuesdays

Cape Town Fish Market

Get a 50% discount on classic sushi and 25% off any sushi platters.

John Dory’s

Enjoy half price on hake and chips. The plate arrives with two tempura-battered hake fillets and chips accompanied by rice or two hot veggies. No takeaways and no sharing.

Panarottis

Buy one standard size pizza or pasta and get one free (you will pay for the most expensive one). Upsize to a large pizza for an extra R20 per pizza. This special is available all day on Tuesdays. Also get your choice of Grilled Supremo breakfast, traditional breakfast-on-pizza, or Mexican breakfast-on-pizza for R29.90 until 11am. This is not available for takeaway.

Rocomamas

Look out for the limited edition burgers. Order the Cracker Jack burger with a 150g patty, aged cheddar, bacon, maple syrup, nacho crumbs and ‘roco’ mayo for R65 or the Texan Mofo with a 150g patty, aged cheddar, salsa, chili con carne and ‘mofo’ mayo for R60. Or order the Slaw Daddy burger with 150g chicken patty, aged cheddar, bacon, spicy coleslaw, chilli mayo and sweet pickles for R60.

Spur

Get the Unreal Breakfast for R29.90 before 11am, which includes two fried eggs, two grilled rashers of bacon, fried tomato, chips, two slices of toast, jam and butter. Add a bottomless filter coffee for only R19.90. This is also not available for takeaways.

T Bone steak and sides served at Spur

A T-bone, onion rings and chips from Spur. Photo supplied.

Wednesdays

Cape Town Fish Market

Enjoy a Fish Hoek platter for one with fish cakes, calamari and hake for R99, or a Granger Bay platter for two with mussels, calamari, hake and fish cakes for R199. Both platters are served with savoury rice and a side. This special is available all day on Wednesdays.

John Dory’s

Enjoy half price all on 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-on-pizza, or Mexican breakfast-on-pizza for R29.90 until 11am. No takeaways.

Rocomamas

Look out for the limited edition burgers. Order the Cracker Jack burger with a 150g patty, aged cheddar, bacon, maple syrup, nacho crumbs and ‘roco’ mayo for R65 or the Texan Mofo with a 150g patty, aged cheddar, salsa, chili con carne and ‘mofo’ mayo for R60. Or order the Slaw Daddy burger with 150g chicken patty, aged cheddar, bacon, spicy coleslaw, chilli mayo and sweet pickles for R60.

Spur

Order any Spur kids’ meal for free on Wednesdays per dining adult ordering a main meal, excluding starters, desserts and toasted sandwiches. This offer is only valid for children 12 years and younger. No takeaways. Also get the Unreal Breakfast for R29.90 before 11am, which includes two fried eggs, two grilled rashers of bacon, fried tomato, chips, two slices of toast, jam and butter. Add a bottomless filter coffee for only R19.90. This is also not available for takeaway.

Thursdays

Cape Town Fish Market

Go sushi mad with savings on sushi platters. Order the St Helena Bay with two salmon and two prawn fashion sandwiches, six salmon roses, four tuna inside-out rolls and four California rolls for R189. Or order the Saldanha Bay with rainbow rolls, salmon roses, tuna crunch rolls, crispy tuna bites and prawn and mango rolls for R185. The Signature includes obi bites, tuna carpaccio, crispy tuna rolls, rice paper rolls and kataifi bites for R185. The Roses includes salmon, tuna and seared tuna roses for R99. The Grotto Bay includes prawn fashion sandwiches, salmon roses and salmon California rolls for R89. The Sandy Bay includes seared tuna sashimi, tuna sashimi and salmon sashimi for R128, and the Camps Bay includes spicy Philadelphia cream-cheese shrimp rolls, salmon roses and rainbow rolls for R110.

St Helena Bay Platter

St Helena Bay Platter. Photo Supplied.

Panarottis

From 5pm onwards, you can eat as much pizza as you like for R69.90 per person (kids 12 years and younger eat for R39.90). 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: Get your choice of Grilled Supremo breakfast, traditional breakfast-on-pizza, or Mexican breakfast-on-pizza for R29.90 until 11am. No takeaways.

Rocomamas

Look out for the limited edition burgers. Order the Cracker Jack burger with a 150g patty, aged cheddar, bacon, maple syrup, nacho crumbs and ‘roco’ mayo for R65 or the Texan Mofo with a 150g patty, aged cheddar, salsa, chili con carne and ‘mofo’ mayo for R60. Or order the Slaw Daddy burger with 150g chicken patty, aged cheddar, bacon, spicy coleslaw, chilli mayo and sweet pickles for R60.

Spur

Order any two steaks and get the third one free on Thursdays all day. The lowest-priced steak per table is free. Also get the Unreal Breakfast for R29.90 before 11am, which includes two fried eggs, two grilled rashers of bacon, fried tomato, chips, two slices of toast, jam and butter. Add a bottomless filter coffee for only R19.90. This is also not available for takeaways.

Fridays

Panoramas

Order your choice of Grilled Supremo breakfast, traditional breakfast-on-pizza, or Mexican breakfast-on-pizza for R29.90 until 11am. No takeaways.

Rocomamas

Look out for the limited edition burgers. Order the Cracker Jack burger with a 150g patty, aged cheddar, bacon, maple syrup, nacho crumbs and ‘roco’ mayo for R65 or the Texan Mofo with a 150g patty, aged cheddar, salsa, chili con carne and ‘mofo’ mayo for R60. Or order the Slaw Daddy burger with 150g chicken patty, aged cheddar, bacon, spicy coleslaw, chilli mayo and sweet pickles for R60.

Spur

Get the Unreal Breakfast for R29.90 before 11am, which includes two fried eggs, two grilled rashers of bacon, fried tomato, chips, two slices of toast, jam and butter. Add a bottomless filter coffee for only R19.90. This is not available for takeaways.

Weekends

John Dory’s

Enjoy 50% off sushi platters every Saturday from 11am until closing. Eat-in only and no sharing.

Panarottis

On Sunday, kids can enjoy their choice of any pizza or pasta from the kiddies’ menu for free (two kids per adult ordering a main meal). This offer is only valid for children aged 12 or under, and is not available at Panarottis Pizza Express. No takeaways.

Rocomamas

Look out for the limited edition burgers. Order the Cracker Jack burger with a 150g patty, aged cheddar, bacon, maple syrup, nacho crumbs and ‘roco’ mayo for R65 or the Texan Mofo with a 150g patty, aged cheddar, salsa, chili con carne and ‘mofo’ mayo for R60. Or order the Slaw Daddy burger with 150g chicken patty, aged cheddar, bacon, spicy coleslaw, chilli mayo and sweet pickles for R60.

Spur

Get the Unreal Breakfast for R29.90 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 takeaway.

Johannesburg

Mondays

Beerhouse (Fourways)

Enjoy the daily lunch special at R60 per person, which includes a 330ml CBC Dumela Lager, soft drink or Savanna. The daily lunch special menu changes every week, so make sure to check the Facebook page for the weekly menu.

Hooters (Fourways, Emperors Palace, Roodepoort)

Monday is burger day at Hooters: Buy two burgers and pay for one only between 5pm and 10pm. This is available for sit-down only, and cannot be combined with any other discounts or promotional offers.

The Brazen Head (Fourways)

Enjoy a 400g–500g T-bone steak with your choice of side (rice, chips, veg or side salad) for R69.95.

Love food – Kitchen, Deli, Café (Braamfontein)

Daily lunch special: Order the likes of lasagne, stew, pasta, curry, wraps and more for R50. Check the website for the menu of the day.

Yamitsuki (Bedfordview)

On Mondays, get three of the same colour-coded plates for the price of two. Between 11am and 5pm every day, pay R85 for a six-piece sushi lunch or R55 for dumplings, chicken teppanyaki, veg and a choice of starch.

Tuesdays

Love food – Kitchen, Deli, Café (Braamfontein)

Daily lunch special: Order the likes of lasagne, stew, pasta, curry, wraps and more for R50. Check the website for the menu of the day.

Yamitsuki (Bedfordview)

Celebrate ‘Pink Tuesday’ with pink sushi plates for R44 each. 44c per pink plate will be donated to the Pink Drive. This offer is available for sit-down only. Between 11am and 5pm every day, pay R85 for a six-piece sushi lunch or R55 for dumplings, chicken teppanyaki, veg and a choice of starch.

Wednesdays

Celestino’s (Dainfern)

Take advantage of the all-you-can-eat sushi buffet for R129 per person. This special is only available from 6pm to 10pm and includes California rolls, fashion sandwiches and maki rolls only. No sharing or wastage allowed.

Hooters (Fourways, Emperors Palace, Roodepoort)

Step into Hooters on Wednesdays and enjoy the Wingsday special. Eat as many boneless and traditional wings as you can for R125. Top-ups are available in plates of five pieces, and the special is valid from 6pm to 10pm. Dine-in only; may not be combined with any other discounts or promotional offers.

Love food – Kitchen, Deli, Café (Braamfontein)

Daily lunch special: Order the likes of lasagne, stew, pasta, curry, wraps and more for R50. Check their website for the menu of the day.

Yamitsuki (Bedfordview)

Between 11am and 5pm every day, pay R85 for a six-piece sushi lunch or R55 for dumplings, chicken teppanyaki, veg and a choice of starch.

Thursdays

Love food – Kitchen, Deli, Café (Braamfontein)

Daily lunch special: Order the likes of lasagne, stew, pasta, curry, wraps and more for R50. Check their website for the menu of the day.

Hooters (FourwaysEmperors Palace, Roodepoort)

Go for the Hooters Thirsty Thursday special from 6pm and get a one-litre draught beer for R39.

Yamitsuki (Bedfordview)

Between 11am and 5pm every day, pay R85 for a six-piece sushi lunch or R55 for dumplings, chicken teppanyaki, veg and a choice of starch.

Yamitsuki exterior

The exterior of Yamitsuki. Photo supplied.

Fridays

La Vie en Rose (Lower Houghton)

Enjoy the Recess Menu on Fridays from 4pm to 7pm. Think sliders, apple fritters, homemade falafel and flatbread pizzas.

Love food – Kitchen, Deli, Café (Braamfontein)

Daily lunch special: Order the likes of lasagne, stew, pasta, curry, wraps and more for R50. Check the website for the menu of the day.

Hooters (Fourways)

Celebrate the arrival of Friday with the TGIF Hooters special: Pay half price for any Hooter’s favourite cocktails between 4pm and 7pm.

Yamitsuki (Bedfordview)

Between 11am and 5pm every day, pay R85 for a six-piece sushi lunch or R55 for dumplings, chicken teppanyaki, veg and a choice of starch.

Weekends

The Brazen Head (Fourways)

Enjoy a buffet lunch every Sunday with the family from 12pm to 3pm for R95 per person.

Hooters (Fourways, Emperors Palace, Roodepoort)

Every Sunday at Hooters, kids under 12 can eat for free. The special is available all day as an eat-in option only. Two kids are allowed per adult and the special may not be combined with any other promotion or offer.

Seasons Cuisine (Sandton)

Order a Seasons Platter with either tuna, salmon, prawn or vegetables for R180 and receive a whole variety of sushi rolls.

Yamitsuki (Bedfordview)

Between 11am and 5pm every day, pay R85 for a six-piece sushi lunch or R55 for dumplings, chicken teppanyaki, veg and a choice of starch.

Pretoria

Mondays

Burger Bistro (Clubview)

Enjoy a cheeseburger with cheese sauce and chips along with a Carlsberg lager for R65.50. Available Monday to Friday from 11am to 4pm.

Burger Bistro (Hazelwood)

Nab a cheeseburger and chips with a beer for R65.50. Available Monday to Friday from 11am to 4pm.

Capeesh? (Brooklyn)

Enjoy one third off any pizza of your choice all day every Monday. No sharing or takeaways allowed.

The wine rack at Capeesh?  Photo supplied.

The wine rack at Capeesh? Photo supplied.

Eastwoods Tavern (Arcadia)

Buy a 1kg shisa nyama for R165 and receive two 500ml Castle Lite draughts for free. Order the 1kg wing platter for two with 500g barbecue chicken wings and 500g peri-peri chicken wings with chips for R135. Or order the VIP platter for six, which comes with beef ribs, cocktail pork ribs, cubed sirloin, barbecue chicken wings, beef short ribs and traditional boerewors with pap or chips for R620. Or order the 500g T-bone for R69, the 1kg chicken for R99 or the 1kg meat for R175. Enjoy the half-price cocktails from 3pm to 8pm every day and various other drinks specials throughout the week. Check the website for more information.

Ed’s Diner (Centurion)

Daily cocktail special from 12pm to 6pm: Buy one, get another of the same for free.

Hooters (Willows Crossing)

Monday is burger day at Hooters: Buy two burgers and only pay for one between 5pm and 10pm. This is only available for sit-down and cannot be combined with any other discounts or promotional offers.

Mimmos (Brooklyn)

Order any two large classic pizzas or two classic pastas for R109.90.

O’Galito (Woodlands)

Enjoy half-price sushi all day on Mondays. Head over for the buffet breakfast special at R39.90 served from 8am to 11.30am (only one serving allowed). Tuck into the daily lunch special for R99.90, with items like hake, calamari, chicken, buffalo wings and prawns, or an alternative lunch special for R79.90 with similar items in different dishes. The lunch special is offered every day from 11.30am until 5pm.

O’Galito (Centurion)

Enjoy half-price sushi every day between 2pm and 5pm, or the breakfast buffet special for R38.95 available throughout the week. Tuck into the daily lunch special for R99.90, which includes items like hake, calamari, chicken, buffalo wings and prawns or one of the alternative lunches for R74.90 or R79.90 with similar items in different dishes. The lunch special is offered every day until 5pm.

Pizza at Piza e Vino. Photo supplied.

Pizza at Piza e Vino. Photo supplied.

Rafters Pub & Grill (Pretoria East)

Enjoy a prego roll for R50 on Mondays.

Villa San Giovanni (Wonderboom Airport)

Order two pizzas or pastas and get the cheaper one for free. The offer is subject to purchase of at least one drink per customer and is not valid for takeaways. 

Yamazaki (Waterkloof)

Feast on a sushi buffet for R148 per person. The buffet includes starters, rice and noodle dishes and is valid seven days a week.

Tuesdays

Capeesh? (Brooklyn)

Enjoy one third off any pasta of your choice all day every Tuesday. No sharing or takeaways allowed.

Eastwoods Tavern (Arcadia)

Buy a 1kg shisa nyama for R165 and receive two 500ml Castle Lite draughts for free. Order the 1kg wings platter for two with 500g barbecue chicken wings and 500g peri-peri chicken wings with chips for R135. The VIP platter for six comes with beef ribs, cocktail pork ribs, cubed sirloin, barbecue chicken wings, beef short ribs and traditional boerewors with pap or chips for R620. Order the 500g T-bone for R69, 1kg chicken for R99 or 1kg meat for R175. Also enjoy half-price cocktails from 3pm to 8pm every day, and various other drink specials throughout the week. Check the website for more information.

Ed’s Diner (Centurion)

Sip on the daily cocktail special from 12pm to 6pm: Buy one, get another of the same for free.

Mimmos (Brooklyn)

Order any two large classic pizzas or two classic pastas for R109.90.

O’Galito (Woodlands)

Take advantage of the half-price special on steaks (excludes ostrich), beef and lamb chops. Head over for the buffet breakfast special at R39.90 served from 8am to 11.30am (only one serving allowed). Tuck into the daily lunch special for R99.90, with items like hake, calamari, chicken, buffalo wings and prawns, or the alternative lunch special for R79.90 with similar items in different dishes. The lunch special is offered every day 11.30am until 5pm.

O’Galito (Centurion)

Enjoy half-price sushi every day between 2pm and 5pm, or the breakfast buffet special for R38.95 available throughout the week. Tuck into the daily lunch special for R99.90, which includes items like hake, calamari, chicken, buffalo wings and prawns or one of the alternative lunches for R74.90 or R79.90 with similar items in different dishes. The lunch special is offered every day until 5pm.

Ribs at O'Galito. Photo supplied.

Ribs at O’Galito. Photo supplied.

Rafters Pub & Grill (Pretoria East)

Enjoy a 500g T-bone steak with your choice of chips, baked potato, pap, vegetables or salad for R85.

Villa San Giovanni (Wonderboom Airport)

Kids eat for free on Tuesdays from 12pm to 8pm. Receive one free kiddies’ meal for every adult enjoying a main meal. 

Yamazaki (Waterkloof)

Feast on a sushi buffet for R148 per person. The buffet includes starters, rice and noodle dishes and is valid seven days a week.

Wednesdays

Eastwoods Tavern (Arcadia)

Order a 700g eisbein for R75 and receive a 500ml Hansa draught for free. Or order the 1kg wings platter for two with 500g barbecue chicken wings and 500g peri-peri chicken wings with chips for R135. Or order the VIP platter for six which comes with beef ribs, cocktail pork ribs, cubed sirloin, barbecue chicken wings, beef short ribs and traditional boerewors with pap or chips for R620. Other options include the 500g T-bone for R69, 1kg chicken for R99 or 1kg meat for R175. Enjoy half-price cocktails from 3pm to 8pm every day and various other drinks specials throughout the week. Check the website for more information.

Ed’s Diner (Centurion)

Daily cocktail special from 12pm to 6pm: Buy one, get another of the same for free.

Hooters (Willows Crossing)

Step into Hooters on Wednesdays and enjoy the Wingsday special. Eat as many boneless and traditional wings as you can for R125. Top-ups are available in plates of five pieces and the special is valid from 6pm to 10pm. Dine-in only; may not be combined with any other discounts or promotional offers.

O’Galito (Woodlands)

Head over for the buffet breakfast special at R39.90 served from 8am to 11.30am (only one serving allowed). Tuck into the daily lunch special for R99.90, with items like hake, calamari, chicken, buffalo wings and prawns or an alternative lunch special for R79.90 with similar items in different dishes. The lunch special is offered every day 11.30am until 5pm.

O’Galito (Centurion)

Enjoy half-price sushi every day between 2pm and 5pm, or the breakfast buffet special for R38.95 available throughout the week. Tuck into the daily lunch special for R99.90, which includes items like hake, calamari, chicken, buffalo wings and prawns or one of the alternative lunches for R74.90 or R79.90 with similar items in different dishes. The lunch special is offered every day until 5pm.

Rafters Pub & Grill (Pretoria East)

Buy one pizza and get the second one free on Wednesdays.

Yamazaki (Waterkloof)

Feast on a sushi buffet for R148 per person. The buffet includes starters, rice and noodle dishes and is valid seven days a week.

Thursdays

Eastwoods Tavern (Arcadia)

Order a 700g eisbein for R75 and receive a 500ml Hansa draught for free. Order a half-price pizza and receive two 330ml Strongbow ciders for free. Or order the 1kg wings platter for two with 500g barbecue chicken wings and 500g peri-peri chicken wings with chips for R135. Or order the VIP platter for six, which comes with beef ribs, cocktail pork ribs, cubed sirloin, barbecue chicken wings, beef short ribs and traditional boerewors with pap or chips for R620. Order the 500g T-bone for R69, 1kg chicken for R99 and 1kg meat for R175. Enjoy half-price cocktails from 3pm to 8pm every day and various other drink specials throughout the week. Check the website for more information.

Ed’s Diner (Centurion)

Daily cocktail special from 12pm to 6pm: Buy one, get another of the same for free.

Hooters (Willows Crossing)

Go for the Hooters Thirsty Thursday special from 6pm and get a 1-litre draught beer for R39.

Lotus Thai

Enjoy the sushi buffet every Thursday evening from 6pm to 9pm for R140 per person. Bookings essential. 

O’Galito (Woodlands)

Head over for the buffet breakfast special at R39.90 served from 8am to 11.30am (only one serving allowed). Tuck into the daily lunch special for R99.90, with items like hake, calamari, chicken, buffalo wings and prawns, or the alternative lunch special for R79.90 with similar items in different dishes. The lunch special is offered every day 11.30am until 5pm.

O’Galito (Centurion)

Enjoy half-price sushi every day between 2pm and 5pm, or the breakfast buffet special for R38.95 available throughout the week. Tuck into the daily lunch special for R99.90, which includes items like hake, calamari, chicken, buffalo wings and prawns or one of the alternative lunches for R74.90 or R79.90 with similar items in different dishes. The lunch special is offered every day until 5pm.

Rafters Pub & Grill (Pretoria East)

Enjoy a 200g rump steak with your choice of either chips, baked potato, salad, pap or vegetables as a side for R55.

Yamazaki (Waterkloof)

Feast on a sushi buffet for R148 per person. The buffet includes starters, rice and noodle dishes and is valid seven days a week.

Fridays

Eastwoods Tavern (Arcadia)

Order the 1kg wings platter for two with 500g barbecue chicken wings and 500g peri-peri chicken wings with chips for R135. Order the VIP platter for six, which comes with beef ribs, cocktail pork ribs, cubed sirloin, barbecue chicken wings, beef short ribs and traditional boerewors with pap or chips for R620. Order the 500g T-bone for R69, 1kg chicken for R99 or 1kg meat for R175. Enjoy the half-price cocktails from 3pm to 8pm every day, and various other drinks specials throughout the week. Check the website for more information.

Ed’s Diner (Centurion)

Sip on the daily cocktail special from 12pm to 6pm: Buy one, get another of the same for free.

A milkshake at Ed’s Diner. Photo supplied.

A milkshake at Ed’s Diner. Photo supplied.

Hooters (Willow Crossing)

Celebrate the arrival of Friday with the TGIF Hooters special: Pay half price for any Hooters favourite cocktail between 4pm and 7pm.

O’Galito (Woodlands)

Head over for the buffet breakfast special at R39.90, served from 8am to 11.30am (only one serving allowed). Tuck into the daily lunch special for R99.90, with items like hake, calamari, chicken, buffalo wings and prawns, or the alternative lunch special for R79.90 with similar items in different dishes. The lunch special is offered every day 11.30am until 5pm.

O’Galito (Centurion)

Enjoy half-price sushi every day between 2pm and 5pm, or the breakfast buffet special for R38.95 available throughout the week. Tuck into the daily lunch special for R99.90, which includes items like hake, calamari, chicken, buffalo wings and prawns or one of the alternative lunches for R74.90 or R79.90 with similar items in different dishes. The lunch special is offered every day until 5pm.

Rafters Pub & Grill (Pretoria East)

Order a steak with egg and chips for R50 on Fridays.

Yamazaki (Waterkloof)

Feast on a sushi buffet for R148 per person. The buffet includes starters, rice and noodle dishes and is valid seven days a week.

Weekends

The Blue Crane Restaurant and Bar (Brooklyn)

Sundays: Opt for the breakfast buffet from 9am to 11.30am. Continental for R105; hot selection for R125; full breakfast for R145 per person. Also tuck into the lunch buffet from 12.30pm, with a main course for R190 or full buffet for R250 per person.

Eastwoods Tavern (Arcadia)

Saturday: Order a 400g Monster Burger for R69 and receive a 500ml Hunters draught for free. Sunday: Order a 1kg shisa nyama for R165 and receive two 500ml Castle Lite draughts for free. Or go for the daily special and order the 1kg wings platter for two with 500g barbecue chicken wings and 500g peri-peri chicken wings with chips for R135. Order the VIP platter for six, which comes with beef ribs, cocktail pork ribs, cubed sirloin, barbecue chicken wings, beef short ribs and traditional boerewors with pap or chips for R620. Other options include the 500g T-bone for R69, 1kg chicken for R99 or 1kg meat for R175. Enjoy half-price cocktails from 3pm to 8pm every day, and various other drinks specials throughout the week. Check the website for more information.

Ed’s Diner (Centurion)

Sip on the daily cocktail special from 12pm to 6pm: Buy one, get another of the same for free.

Hooters (Willows Crossing)

Every Sunday at Hooters, kids under 12 can eat for free. The special is available all day as an eat-in option only. Two kids are allowed per adult and the special may not be combined with any other promotion or offer.

O’Galito (Woodlands)

Head over for the buffet breakfast special at R39.90 served from 8am to 11.30am (only one serving allowed). Tuck into the daily lunch special for R99.90, with items like hake, calamari, chicken, buffalo wings and prawns, or the alternative lunch special for R79.90 with similar items in different dishes. The lunch special is offered every day 11.30am until 5pm.

O’Galito (Centurion)

Enjoy half-price sushi every day between 2pm and 5pm, or the breakfast buffet special for R38.95 available throughout the week. Tuck into the daily lunch special for R99.90, which includes items like hake, calamari, chicken, buffalo wings and prawns or one of the alternative lunches for R74.90 or R79.90 with similar items in different dishes. The lunch special is offered every day until 5pm.

A combo meal at O'Galito. Photo supplied.

A combo meal at O’Galito. Photo supplied.

Yamazaki (Waterkloof)

Feast on a sushi buffet for R148 per person. The buffet includes starters, rice and noodle dishes and is valid seven days a week.

KwaZulu-Natal

Mondays

Atasca (Durban North, Westville)

Enjoy the daily lunch special available from 12pm to 3pm. Order two courses for R139 or three courses for R149, both of which come with a complimentary carafe of wine. Also, enjoy half chicken and calamari with a free cocktail for R99 on Monday evenings.

Bamboo Sushi Lounge (Umhlanga, Durban North)

Get half-price sushi all day, every day (this excludes starters, buffets, combos, Chinese dishes, kids’ dishes and dessert) for sit-down meals. Also take advantage of the three-course buffet for R185 from 5pm, and half-price lunch combos.

The interior at Bamboo Sushi Lounge. Photo courtesy of the restaurant.

The interior at Bamboo Sushi Lounge. Photo supplied.

Big Easy (Durban Central)

Join in every Monday for a gourmet burger and chips served with a 500ml draught beer of your choice for R135 per person. The burger choices include: The Big Easy, The Wine Maker, and The Birdie. Also enjoy the express lunch menu, which includes your choice of either a glass of wine, a beer, or a cold drink. Two courses cost R165 and three courses cost R195 per person. The special is valid from Monday to Friday at lunchtime only.

Butcher Boys (Morningside)

On Mondays to Fridays, meat lovers can take advantage of the great lunch special at Butcher Boys on Florida Road. For R122, enjoy a two-course set menu with starter options like boerie bites on crostini with tomato relish or chorizo chicken livers, and mains of sirloin steak or Dijon chicken with chips, mash or baked potato. The special also comes with a glass of house red or white wine or a 300ml draught.

Connor’s Public House (Durban North)

Pay half price for all meals marked with an asterisk between 12pm and 3pm. This deal does not apply to takeaways or sharing.

The Greedy Buddha (Gateway)

Enjoy the daily drinks special of 50% off all cocktails until 6pm, or tuck into the eight-course tapas tasting menu for R209 per person every day.

La Bella Café (Essenwood and Riverside)

Enjoy the lunch-time specials for R50 between 12pm and 3pm, Mondays to Fridays. Enjoy selected pizzas and pastas for between R55 and R65 every Sunday and Monday from 5pm. No takeaways.

Moyo (Ushaka)

Enjoy lekker seaside lunches daily with options of South Coast fish cakes or a Moyo burger with a carafe of Brampton white wine or rosé or Castle Lite draught for R89.

Olive & Oil (Hillcrest, Glenwood, Umhlanga, Pietermaritzburg)

On Mondays pay R79.95 for selected pizza and pasta dishes. Head over for the two- or three-course lunch special available between 12pm and 3pm. Two courses cost R139.95 and three courses cost R149.95, both of which come with a complimentary carafe of wine.

Papa Giovanni’s (Hillcrest)

Monday is family night, when you can enjoy four selected medium pizzas or pastas for R200. Order any two large pizzas for takeaway and receive a selected pasta for free. This offer runs from 5pm. Pensioners get 25% off main meals on presentation of your pensioner’s card from 12pm to 3pm, Mondays to Saturdays.

Papa Giovanni’s. Photo supplied.

Papa Giovanni’s. Photo supplied.

RJ’s Steakhouse (Florida Road)

Every day of the week get the breakfast deal for R24.95, which includes two eggs, two pieces of bacon, grilled tomato, two pieces of toast and chips. Add a bottomless coffee for R15. There’s also a daily lunch special from 11am to 3pm: R105.95 for two courses or R129.95 for three with a free glass of wine. Pensioners get a 30% discount on the main menu between 11am and 3pm.

Taco Zulu (Berea)

Enjoy the taco sushi buffet and eat as much as you like for lunch and dinner for R159.

Tuesdays

Atasca (Durban NorthWestville)

Order the family platter, which includes a whole chicken, calamari, scampi, squid heads, chips, rice and fresh Portuguese bread rolls, enough for two adults and two kids, for only R289. You can also enjoy the daily lunch special available from 12pm to 3pm: Order two courses for R139 and three courses for R149, both of which come with a complimentary carafe of wine.

Bamboo Sushi Lounge (UmhlangaDurban North)

Enjoy half-price sushi all day, every day of the week for sit-down meals (this excludes starters, buffets, combos, Chinese dishes, kids’ dishes and dessert). Also take advantage of the three-course buffet for R185 from 5pm, and half-price lunch combos.

Big Easy (Durban Central)

On Tuesdays, head over for the order-two-and-get-one-free special. Order two items off the tidbit menu and enjoy another one free of charge between 5pm and 7pm on Tuesdays. The tidbits include: cheesy jalapeños, carpaccio, beef samoosas, snoek fish cakes, rolled pork belly, mini bunny chows, and much more. You can also pop by for the express lunch menu, which includes your choice of either a glass of wine, a beer, or a cold drink. Two courses cost R165 and three courses cost R195 per person. The special is valid from Monday to Friday at lunchtime only.

Butcher Boys (Morningside)

On Mondays to Fridays, meat lovers can take advantage of the great lunch special. For R122, enjoy a two-course set menu with starter options like boerie bites on crostini with tomato relish or chorizo chicken livers and mains of sirloin steak or Dijon chicken with chips, mash or baked potato. The special also comes with a glass of house red or white wine or a 300ml draught.

Circus Circus (Musgrave, Umhlanga, Snell Parade, Galleria)

Enjoy half-price burgers and pastas on Tuesdays. This offer is not available for takeaway or sharing and excludes the Mother of all Burgers option.

Outside at Circus Circus. Photo supplied.

Outside at Circus Circus. Photo supplied.

Connor’s Public House (Durban North)

Pay half price for all meals marked with an asterisk. This deal does not apply to takeaways or sharing.

The Greedy Buddha (Gateway)

Enjoy the daily drinks special of 50% off all cocktails until 6pm, or tuck into the eight-course tapas tasting menu for R209 per person every day of the week.

La Bella Café (Essenwood)

Tuck into the lunch-time specials for R50 between 12pm and 3pm, Mondays to Fridays.

Moyo (Ushaka)

Enjoy lekker seaside lunches daily with options of South Coast fish cakes or the Moyo burger with a carafe of Brampton white wine or rosé or Castle Lite draught for R89.

Olive & Oil (HillcrestGlenwoodUmhlangaPietermaritzburg)

Head over on TwosDay (date night) and order the special platter for lunch or dinner. The sumptuous seafood platter for two includes crayfish tails, calamari, a glass of bubbly, and much more for R349.95 per platter. Alternatively, head over for the two- or three-course lunch special available between 12pm and 3pm. Two courses go for R139.95 and three for R149.95, both with a complimentary carafe of wine.

Papa Giovanni’s (Hillcrest)

Get 40% off selected large pizzas and pastas between 12.30pm and 9pm on Tuesdays and Wednesdays (bookings are essential and no takeaways are allowed). Pensioners get 25% off main meals from 12pm to 3pm, Monday to Saturday.

RJ’s Steakhouse (Florida Road)

Kids pay half price on any meal off the kiddies’ menu for every adult who orders a main meal. Every day of the week, get the breakfast deal for R24.95, which includes two eggs, two pieces of bacon, grilled tomato, two pieces of toast and chips. Add a bottomless coffee for R15. There’s also a daily lunch special from 11am to 3pm: Pay R105.95 for two courses or R129.95 for three, with a free glass of wine. You can also take advantage of Sizzling Steak Tuesdays, where you get a 200g rump or sirloin for R79.95. Pensioners get a 30% discount on the main menu between 11am and 3pm.

Taco Zulu (Morningside)

Tuesdays are for dates or mates, with any two burgers or burritos and two Amstel draughts for R149.

at the bar inside at Taco Zulu

The bar at Taco Zulu. Photo supplied.

Wednesdays

Atasca (Durban NorthWestville)

Enjoy the daily lunch special available from 12pm to 3pm. Order two courses for R139 and three courses for R149, both of which come with a complimentary carafe of wine. 

Bamboo Sushi Lounge (UmhlangaDurban North)

Enjoy half-price sushi all day, every day of the week (this excludes starters, buffets, combos, Chinese dishes, kids’ dishes and dessert) for sit-down meals. Also take advantage of the three-course buffet for R185 from 5pm, and half-price lunch combos.

The Bamboo Sushi Lounge combo

A sushi selection from Bamboo Sushi Lounge. Photo supplied.

Big Easy (Durban Central)

Enjoy the prime-rib special on Wednesdays for R185 per person. This includes a 600g prime rib steak plus sides and sauces of your choice. The special is not available for group bookings or tables of 10 or more. When you’re short on time, enjoy the express lunch menu. The offering includes your choice of either a glass of wine, a beer, or a cold drink and two courses for R165 or three courses for R195 per person. The special is valid from Monday to Friday at lunchtime only.

Butcher Boys (Morningside)

On Mondays to Fridays, meat lovers can take advantage of the great lunch special. For R122, enjoy a two-course set menu with starter options like boerie bites on crostini with tomato relish or chorizo chicken livers and mains of sirloin steak or Dijon chicken with chips, mash or baked potato. The special also comes with a glass of house red or white wine or a 300ml draught.

Connor’s Public House (Durban North)

Pensioners pay half price for all meals marked with an asterisk. This deal does not apply to takeaways or sharing. Enjoy half price cocktails and R16 shooters after 5pm.

Hooters (Umhlanga)

Step into Hooters on Wednesdays and enjoy the Wingsday special. For R125 per person, enjoy all-you-can-eat traditional or boneless wings from 6pm to 10pm.

La Bella Café (Essenwood)

Tuck into the lunch-time specials for R50 between 12pm and 3pm Mondays to Fridays.

Moyo (Ushaka)

Enjoy lekker seaside lunches daily with options of South Coast fish cakes or Moyo burger with a carafe of Brampton white wine or rosé or Castle Lite draught for R89.

Olive & Oil (HillcrestGlenwoodUmhlangaPietermaritzburg)

Head over for the two- or three-course lunch special available between 12pm and 3pm. Two courses for R139.95 and three courses for R149.95, both with a complimentary carafe of wine.

Papa Giovanni’s (Hillcrest)

Get 40% off selected large pizzas and pastas between 12.30pm and 9pm on Tuesdays and Wednesdays (bookings are essential). Pensioners get 25% off main meals from 12pm to 3pm, Monday to Saturday.

RJ’s Steakhouse (Florida Road)

Tuck into the Wicked Wednesday deal, for which you can order sticky pork ribs at R92.95 for 400g, R122.95 for 600g, R145.95 for 1kg and R169.95 for bottomless. Every day of the week you can get the breakfast deal for R24.95, which includes two eggs, two pieces of bacon, grilled tomato, two pieces of toast and chips. Add a bottomless coffee for R15. There’s also a daily lunch special from 11am to 3pm: R105.95 for two courses or R129.95 for three with a free glass of wine. Pensioners get a 30% discount on the main menu between 11am and 3pm.

Taco Zulu (Morningside)

Enjoy 50% off medium pizzas on Wednesdays.

The Greedy Buddha (Gateway)

Enjoy the daily drinks special of 50% off all cocktails until 6pm, or tuck into the eight-course tapas tasting menu for R209 per person every day.

Thursdays

Atasca (Durban NorthWestville)

Enjoy the daily lunch special available from 12pm to 3pm. Order two courses for R139 and three courses for R149, both of which come with a complimentary carafe of wine. 

Bamboo Sushi Lounge (UmhlangaDurban North)

Enjoy ladies’ night with your girlfriends and eat as much as you can off the conveyor belt for R125. Get half-price sushi all day, every day of the week (this excludes starters, buffets, combos, Chinese dishes, kids’ dishes and dessert) for sit-down meals. Also take advantage of the three-course buffet for R185 from 5pm, and half-price lunch combos.

Big Easy (Durban Central)

If you’re short on time, enjoy the express lunch menu at Big Easy. The speedy lunch offering includes your choice of either a glass of wine, a beer, or a cold drink and two courses for R165 and three courses for R195 per person. The special is valid from Monday to Friday and lunchtime only.

Butcher Boys (Morningside)

On Mondays to Fridays, meat-lovers can take advantage of the great lunch special at Butcher Boys on Florida Road. For R122, enjoy a two-course set menu with starter options like boerie bites on crostini with tomato relish or chorizo chicken livers and mains of sirloin steak or Dijon chicken with chips, mash or baked potato. The special also comes with a glass of house red, white wine or a 300ml draught.

Connor’s Public House (Durban North)

All-day burger special: Get your burger of choice plus a Windhoek draught or Strongbow for R65.

Connor's Public House. Photo courtesy of the restaurant.

Connor’s Public House. Photo courtesy of the restaurant.

The Greedy Buddha (Gateway)

Enjoy the daily drinks special of 50% off all cocktails until 6pm, or tuck into the eight-course tapas tasting menu for R209 per person every day.

La Bella Café (Essenwood)

Tuck into the lunchtime specials for R50 between 12pm and 3pm Mondays to Fridays.

Moyo (Ushaka)

Enjoy lekker seaside lunches daily with options of South Coast fish cakes or Moyo burger with a carafe of Brampton white wine or rosé or Castle Lite draught for R89.

Papa Giovanni’s (Hillcrest)

On Thursdays women can enjoy a meal off the Ladies’ Night menu from 5pm. This applies to all-female tables only and includes a free glass of house wine for each lady. If you’re ordering takeaways, buy two large pizzas and get a selected small pasta for free. Pensioners get 25% off main meals from 12pm to 3pm, Monday to Saturday.

RJ’s Steakhouse (Florida Road)

Every day of the week get the breakfast deal for R24.95, which includes two eggs, two pieces of bacon, grilled tomato, two pieces of toast and chips. Add a bottomless coffee for R15. There’s also a daily lunch special from 11am to 3pm: Pay R105.95 for two courses or R129.95 for three with a free glass of wine. Thursdays only: Ladies can order selected meals for R92.95 and get a free glass of house wine. Cocktails are also half price for the ladies. Pensioners get a 30% discount on the main menu between 11am and 3pm.

Taco Zulu (Morningside)

Ladies can enjoy 30% off all main meals and pay only R35 for any cocktails on a Thursday.

Fridays

Bamboo Sushi Lounge (UmhlangaDurban North)

Enjoy half-price sushi all day every day (this excludes starters, buffets, combos, Chinese dishes, kids’ dishes and dessert) for sit-down meals. Also take advantage of the three-course buffet for R185 from 5pm, and half-price lunch combos.

Big Easy (Durban Central)

If you’re short on time, enjoy the express lunch menu at Big Easy. The speedy lunch offering includes your choice of either a glass of wine, a beer, or a cold drink and two courses for R165 and three courses for R195 per person. The special is valid from Monday to Friday and lunchtime only.

Butcher Boys (Morningside)

On Mondays to Fridays, meat lovers can take advantage of the great lunch special at Butcher Boys on Florida Road. For R122, enjoy a two-course set menu with starter options like boerie bites on crostini with tomato relish or chorizo chicken livers and mains of sirloin steak or Dijon chicken with chips, mash or baked potato. The special also comes with a glass of house red, white wine or a 300ml draught.

The Greedy Buddha (Gateway)

Enjoy the daily drinks special of 50% off all cocktails until 6pm, or tuck into the eight-course tapas tasting menu for R209 per person every day.

Moyo (Ushaka)

Enjoy lekker seaside lunches daily with options of South Coast fish cakes or Moyo burger with a carafe of Brampton white wine or rosé or Castle Lite draught for R89. On Fridays indulge in your choice of 300g rump or sirloin with African spinach, nhopi dovi and a side of your choice every Friday.

The view of Moyo at Ushaka. Photo supplied.

The view of Moyo at Ushaka. Photo supplied.

Olive & Oil (HillcrestGlenwoodUmhlangaPietermaritzburg)

Head over for the two- or three-course lunch special available between 12pm and 3pm. Two courses for R139.95 and three courses for R149.95, both with a complimentary carafe of wine.

Papa Giovanni’s (Hillcrest)

Pensioners get 25% off main meals from 12pm to 3pm, Monday to Saturday.

RJ’s Steakhouse (Florida Road)

Every day of the week get the breakfast deal for R24.95, which includes two eggs, two pieces of bacon, grilled tomato, two pieces of toast and chips. Add a bottomless coffee for R15. There’s also a daily lunch special from 11am to 3pm: Pay R99.95 for two courses or R124.95 for three.

Weekends

Atasca (Durban NorthWestville)

Enjoy the daily lunch special available from 12pm to 3pm. Order two courses for R139 or three courses for R149, both of which come with a complimentary carafe of wine. 

Bamboo Sushi Lounge (UmhlangaDurban North)

Saturdays and Sundays: Tuck into an all-you-can-eat sushi buffet, with 30 sushi varieties, for R185 between 12pm and 9pm.

Connor’s Public House (Durban North)

Saturdays mean all-day ribs. Get a rack of ribs plus a Windhoek draught or Strongbow for R84. On Sundays enjoy a beef-and-Guinness pie or roast of the day for R62.

The Greedy Buddha (Gateway)

Enjoy the daily drinks special of 50% off all cocktails until 6pm, or tuck into the eight-course tapas tasting menu for R209 per person every day.

La Bella Café (Musgrave)

Sundays: Enjoy selected pizzas and pastas for between R55 and R65 every Sunday and Monday from 5pm.

Olive & Oil (HillcrestGlenwoodUmhlangaPietermaritzburg)

Saturday and Sunday: Head over for the two- or three-course lunch special available between 12pm and 3pm. Two courses for R139.95 and three courses for R149.95, both with a complimentary carafe of wine. 

Sunday: Kids under 12 eat for free. One child is eligible for a free meal from the kids’ menu per adult ordering a main meal from the regular menu. No takeaways allowed. Not available at Olive&Oil Umhlanga.

Moyo (Ushaka)

Saturday: Buffet dinner from 6pm to 11pm at R199 per adult; R99 per child aged six to 11; free for kids under five. Sundays: Buffet lunch from 12pm to 4pm at R225 per adult; R105 per child aged six to 11; free for kids under five.

Papa Giovanni’s (Hillcrest)

Takeaways: Order two large pizzas and get a small pasta for free. Pensioners get 25% off main meals from 12pm to 3pm, Monday to Saturday.

RJ’s Steakhouse (Florida Road)

Sundays: Enjoy the breakfast buffet from 8am to 11am for R65.95 per adult and R32.95 for kids under 12, or the lunch buffet for R129.95 per adult and R64.95 for kids. Alternatively, come back later for the Silly Sunday deal, when guests get 25% off all main meals.

Taco Zulu (Morningside)

Enjoy two-for-one cocktails from 3pm to 6pm.

Cape Town

Mondays

Barristers Grill (Newlands)

Order one main course and get one free from 6pm on Mondays. Alternatively, show up for lunch between 12pm and 6pm and pay R65 for a hearty pub lunch off the special menu. If you’d like to order it as a takeaway, you will pay R5 extra for packaging.

Beluga (Green Point)

Take advantage of the special of half-price sushi, dim sum, and cocktails from 12pm to 7pm. This special is available from Monday to Saturday.

Blowfish Restaurant (Table View)

Enjoy a seafood platter for two packed with calamari, mussels, prawns, fish of the day and a serving of chips, savoury rice and vegetables for R99. This offer is available from 12.30pm to 10pm on Mondays. There’s also a daily oysters-and-bubbly special from 12.30pm until 10pm for R129, which gets you six fresh oysters and two glasses of Pieter Cruythoff bubbly. Pensioners also receive 25% off on their lunch.

A seafood platter platter at Blowfish Restaurant. Photo supplied.

A seafood platter platter at Blowfish Restaurant. Photo supplied.

Caffé Villagio (Milnerton)

Enjoy the lunch special of R62 for a chicken or pork shwarma wrapped in a pita with tzatziki and tomato, and served with fries or a garden salad. This special is available on Mondays from 12pm.

Catharina’s (Constantia)

Head to this Steenberg restaurant and enjoy a laid-back two- or three-course lunch for R165 or R195 respectively. Dishes will include mushroom and pecorino risotto, confit chicken Caesar salad, and a hearty seafood linguini or sirloin steak for mains. If you opt for the three-course, go for rooibos crème brûlée or lighter seasonal sorbets.

Clarke’s Bar and Dining Room (City Bowl)

Breakfast special from 8am to 9am: Get two farm eggs on toast plus a coffee or glass of OJ for R30.

The famous burger at Clarke's on Bree Street. Photo supplied.

The famous burger at Clarke’s on Bree Street. Photo supplied.

Da Vinci’s on Kloof (Gardens)

Enjoy half-price starters and drinks from 4.30pm to 6.30pm on weekdays. Drinks include beers, house wine and frozen cocktails. This offer is valid for sit-down only. From Monday to Saturday, enjoy the R50 lunch special from 11.30am to 4pm, which includes options such as burgers and chips; 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 only and cannot be used in conjunction with any other specials.

Eat Out the Box (Wynberg, Rondebosch)

Order two large pizzas with three toppings each for only R169, or two medium pizzas with three toppings for R119. Order two burgers plus chips for R152 or one pizza and one burger for R159. You can also choose any four medium pizzas from the menu for R199. This offer is valid for takeaway only from Sunday to Thursday.

The Eatery Wood Fired Grill (Claremont)

Monday night at The Eatery is steak night. Get a 300g sirloin steak and chips cooked the way you like it over hot coals for only R99.

HQ (City Bowl)

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

HQ. Photo courtesy of the restaurant.

HQ. Photo courtesy of the restaurant.

Inside & You’re Out (City Bowl)

Enjoy meat-free Mondays at this popular burger spot. Get 25% off vegan and vegetarian starters and follow it with any two veggie or vegan burgers for R150. They also have a special offer of 20% off cheesy toasties every day.

Veggie burgers at IYO. Photo supplied.

Veggie burgers at IYO. Photo supplied.

Italiano’s (Plumstead)

Choose from a variety of options from the specials menu. Try the Italiano’s mac ‘n cheese (R60) or the Italian kisses (R35) and wash it down with the Mojo Jam Jar (R80).

Jamaica Me Crazy (Woodstock)

Buy one get one free on selected burgers, pizzas, SAB beers, wines and coco locos (chilli poppers). Terms and conditions apply.

NV-80 (Sea Point)

Head here for the weekday business lunch special and get two courses for R190 or three courses for R250.

NY Slice (Sea Point)

Sip on R12 Deluxe coffees every morning from 7am until 12pm.

Rick’s Café Americain (Gardens)

Indulge in one of the weekday lunch specials for R69. The dishes change weekly, but you can expect pastas and fish. These specials are available Monday to Saturday from 12pm to 3pm. Also stop by for happy-hour Mondays to Saturdays (between 3pm and 7pm) and get discounts on beers on tap and cocktail jars.

The upstairs deck at Rick's Cafe Americain. Photo courtesy of the restaurant.

The upstairs deck at Rick’s Cafe Americain. Photo supplied.

Spiro’s (Hout Bay)

On Mondays at Spiro’s you can enjoy a 500g rump steak with a choice of mushroom or pepper sauce and served with homemade oregano chips for R130. Only available from 5pm and no takeaways allowed.

Tacoways Mexican Café (Durbanville)

Enjoy the lunch-time special between 11am and 5pm of a cheesadilla for R29 and a coffee at R9.

Yumcious (De Waterkant)

Order a coffee between 8am and 10am, and get a free breakfast.

Tuesdays

Barristers (Newlands)

Barristers pub and restaurant offers an everyday pub lunch special from 11am to 6pm. For just R65, you can choose a hearty lunch from the specials menu, which may include calamari, fish and chips, the Barristers burger, cottage pie, chilli con carne, pork chops and chips, bangers and mash, and more.

Beluga (Green Point)

Take advantage of the special of half-price sushi, dim sum and cocktails from 12pm to 7pm.

Beluga. Photo supplied.

Beluga. Photo supplied.

Blowfish Restaurant (Table View)

There’s a daily oysters-and-bubbly special from 12.30pm until 10pm for R129, which gets you six fresh oysters and two glasses of Pieter Cruythoff bubbly. Pensioners also get 25% off their lunch.

Catharina’s (Constantia)

Head to this Steenberg restaurant and enjoy a laid-back two- or three-course lunch for R165 or R195 respectively. Dishes will include mushroom and pecorino risotto, confit chicken Caesar salad, and a hearty seafood linguini or sirloin steak for mains. If you opt for the three-course, go for rooibos crème brûlée or lighter seasonal sorbets.

Clarke’s Bar and Dining Room (City Bowl)

Breakfast special from 8am to 9am: Get two farm eggs on toast plus a coffee or glass of OJ for R30. On Tuesdays from 6pm to 7pm, order two burgers for two seated diners for the price of one.

Clarke’s Bar & Dining Room. Photo supplied.

Clarke’s Bar & Dining Room. Photo supplied.

Da Vinci’s on Kloof (Gardens)

Enjoy half-price starters and drinks from 4.30pm to 6.30pm on weekdays. Drinks include beers, house wine and frozen cocktails. This offer is valid for sit-down only. From Monday to Saturday, enjoy the R50 lunch special from 11.30am to 4pm, which includes options such as burgers and chips; 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 only and cannot be used in conjunction with any other specials.

Eat Out the Box (WynbergRondebosch)

Order two large pizzas with three toppings each for only R169, or two medium pizzas with three toppings for R119. Order two burgers plus chips for R152 or one pizza and one burger for R159. You can also choose any four medium pizzas from their menu for R199. This offer is valid for takeaway only from Sunday to Thursday.

The Eatery Wood Fired Grill (Claremont)

Pay R99 for a gourmet burger and chips with a milkshake on Tuesdays.

Fuego (Sea Point)

Lunch special: Get a starter and a taco for R95.

HQ (City Bowl)

Tuesday night is date night at HQ, when you can enjoy two salads, two steaks with chips, and two glasses of The Wolftrap wine for R280 per couple. Booking is essential.

Inside & You’re Out (City Bowl)

Get 20% off cheesy toasties every day. Also enjoy two quick-dip burgers and two sides for R130 for lunch on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.

Italiano’s (Plumstead)

Choose from a variety of options from the specials menu. Try the Italiano’s mac ‘n cheese (R60) or the Italian kisses (R35), and wash it down with their Mojo Jam Jar (R80).

Jamaica Me Crazy (Woodstock)

It’s Happy Hour on Tuesdays to Thursdays, from 6pm to 7pm.

NV-80 (Sea Point)

Head here for the weekday business lunch special and get two courses for R190 or three courses for R250.

NY Slice (Sea Point)

Sip on R12 Deluxe coffees every morning from 7am until 12pm.

Ragafellows (Hout Bay)

On Tuesdays, burgers are R69 (this excludes the JJ de Villiers burger).

Rick’s Café Americain (Gardens)

Indulge in one of the weekday lunch specials for R69. The dishes change weekly, but you can expect pastas and fish. These specials are available Monday to Saturday from 12pm to 3pm. Also stop by for happy-hour Mondays to Saturdays (between 3pm and 7pm) and get discounts on beers on tap and cocktail jars.

Spiro’s (Hout Bay)

On Tuesdays you can enjoy a 500g T-bone steak, served with roasted vegetables or chips and a choice of mushroom or pepper sauce for R130. Available from 12pm and no takeaways allowed.

A rump at Spiro's. Photo supplied.

A rump at Spiro’s. Photo supplied.

Tacoways Mexican Café (Durbanville)

Taco Tuesday: Get a third off all tacos, all day.

The Village Idiot (City Bowl)

The Mates & Dates Special is available from 3pm to 10pm. This includes two pulled pork burgers topped with house-made coleslaw and a jug of Standard Premium Lager for R130.

Yumcious (De Waterkant)

Order a coffee between 8am and 10am and get a free breakfast. (R25 for coffee.)

Wednesdays

Barristers (Newlands)

Barristers pub and restaurant offers an everyday pub lunch special from 11am to 6pm. For just R65, you can choose a hearty lunch from the special menu, which may include calamari, fish and chips, the Barristers burger, cottage pie, chilli con carne, pork chops and chips, bangers and mash, and more.

Barristers Grill. Photo supplied.

Barristers Grill. Photo supplied.

Beerhouse (City Bowl)

Tuck into a scrumptious lunch with a 350ml beer, cider or soft drink for R60. The specials menu changes weekly, but may include anything from mac ‘n cheese with smoked bacon, rosa tomatoes, peppadews and garlic bread to pesto chicken, grilled veg and blue cheese. This offer is available for lunch only.

Beluga (Green Point)

Take advantage of the special of half-price sushi, dim sum and cocktails from 12pm to 7pm.

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 12.30pm until 10pm for R129, which gets you six fresh oysters and two glasses of Pieter Cruythoff bubbly. Pensioners get 25% off their lunch.

The view from Blowfish. Photo supplied.

The view from Blowfish. Photo supplied.

Caffé Villagio (Milnerton)

Enjoy a breakfast special from 7am to 12pm for R29.95 with eggs (done your way), bacon, tomato, fries and toast.

Catharina’s (Constantia)

Head to this Steenberg restaurant and enjoy a laid-back two- or three-course lunch for R165 or R195 respectively. Dishes will include mushroom and pecorino risotto, confit chicken Caesar salad, and a hearty seafood linguini or sirloin steak for mains. If you opt for the three-course, go for rooibos crème brûlée or lighter seasonal sorbets.

Clarke’s Bar and Dining Room (City Bowl)

Breakfast special from 8am to 9am: Get two farm eggs on toast, plus a coffee or glass of OJ, for R30.

Da Vinci’s on Kloof (Gardens)

Enjoy half-price starters and drinks from 4.30pm to 6.30pm on weekdays. Drinks include beers, house wine and frozen cocktails. This offer is valid for sit-down only. From Monday to Saturday, enjoy the R50 lunch special from 11.30am to 4pm, which includes options such as burgers and chips; 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 only and cannot be used in conjunction with any other specials.

A pizza Da Vinci's. Photo supplied.

A pizza Da Vinci’s. Photo supplied.

Eat Out the Box (WynbergRondebosch)

Order two large pizzas with three toppings each for only R169, or two medium pizzas with three toppings for R119. Order two burgers plus chips for R152 or one pizza and one burger for R159. You can also choose any four medium pizzas from their menu for R199. This offer is valid for takeaway only from Sunday to Thursday.

Fuego (Sea Point)

Lunch special: Starter and a taco for R95.

Inside & You’re Out (City Bowl)

Enjoy two quick dip burgers and two sides for R110 for lunch on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. There’s also a special offer of 20% off cheesy toasties every day, and flat whites for R15.

The B.B.L burger at IYO. Photo supplied.

The B.B.L burger at IYO. Photo supplied.

Italiano’s (Plumstead)

Choose from a variety of options from their specials menu. Try the Italiano’s mac ‘n cheese (R60) or the Italian Kisses (R35) and wash it down with their Mojo Jam Jar (R80).

Inside & You’re Out (City Bowl)

Get 20% off cheesy toasties every day. Also enjoy two quick-dip burgers and two sides for R130 for lunch on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.

Jamaica Me Crazy (Woodstock)

It’s Happy Hour on Tuesdays to Thursdays, from 6pm to 7pm.

NV-80 (Sea Point)

Head here for the weekday business lunch special and get two courses for R190 or three courses for R250.

NY Slice (Sea Point)

Sip on R12 Deluxe coffees every morning from 7am until 12pm.

Rick’s Café Americain (Gardens)

Indulge in one of the weekday lunch specials for R69. The dishes change weekly, but you can expect pastas and fish. These specials are available Monday to Saturday from 12pm to 3pm. Also stop by for happy hour Mondays to Saturdays (between 3pm and 7pm) and get discounts on beers on tap and cocktail jars.

Salushi (Claremont)

Get 50% off cocktails from 4pm to 6pm, Wednesday to Saturday. They also have a value menu available every day from 12pm to 5pm.

A sushi selection at Salushi. Photo supplied.

A sushi selection at Salushi. Photo supplied.

Spiro’s (Hout Bay)

On Wednesdays you can enjoy 1kg of succulent ribs for only R130 from 12 noon onward. No takeaways allowed.

Sotano (Mouillie Point)

Enjoy the two-for-one lamb burger special for R90 from 5pm on Wednesdays.

Tacoways Mexican Café (Durbanville)

Order a Cheesadilla for R29 and coffee for R9 at lunch time.

Yumcious (De Waterkant)

Order a coffee between 8am and 10am and get a free breakfast. (R25 for coffee.)

Thursdays

Barristers (Newlands)

Barristers pub and restaurant offers an every day pub-lunch special from 11am to 6pm. For R65, you can choose a hearty lunch from the special menu, which may include calamari, fish and chips, the Barristers burger, cottage pie, chilli con carne, pork chops and chips, bangers and mash, and more.

Beluga (Green Point)

Take advantage of the special of half-price sushi, dim sum and cocktails from 12pm to 7pm.

Blowfish Restaurant (Table View)

There’s a daily oysters-and-bubbly special from 12.30pm until 10pm for R129, which gets you six fresh oysters and two glasses of Pieter Cruythoff bubbly. Pensioners receive 25% off their lunch.

Catharina’s (Constantia)

Head to this Steenberg restaurant and enjoy a laid-back two- or three-course lunch for R165 or R195 respectively. Dishes will include mushroom and pecorino risotto, confit chicken Caesar salad, and a hearty seafood linguini or sirloin steak for mains. If you opt for the three-course, go for rooibos crème brûlée or lighter seasonal sorbets.

Clarke’s Bar and Dining Room (City Bowl)

Breakfast special from 8am to 9am: Get two farm eggs on toast, plus a coffee or glass of OJ, for R30.

Omelette at Clarke's Bar and Dining Room

Omelette at Clarke’s Bar and Dining Room. Photo supplied.

Da Vinci’s on Kloof (Gardens)

Enjoy half-price starters and drinks from 4.30pm to 6.30pm on weekdays. Drinks include beers, house wine and frozen cocktails. This offer is valid for sit-down only. From Monday to Saturday, enjoy the R50 lunch special from 11.30am to 4pm, which includes options such as burgers and chips; 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 only and cannot be used in conjunction with any other specials.

Eat Out the Box (WynbergRondebosch)

Order two large pizzas with three toppings each for only R169, or two medium pizzas with three toppings for R119. Order two burgers plus chips for R152 or one pizza and one burger for R159. You can also choose any four medium pizzas from their menu for R199. This offer is valid for takeaway only from Sunday to Thursday.

Fuego (Sea Point)

Lunch special: Starter and a taco for R95.

HQ (City Bowl)

Enjoy half-price tapas on the bar snack menu, which may include everything from butternut-and-sage wontons and chorizo risotto balls to lamb sliders and a charcuterie-and-cheese board.

Inside & You’re Out (City Bowl)

 

Get 20% off cheesy toasties every day with a gin and tonic for R30. Also enjoy two quick-dip burgers and two sides for R130 for lunch on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.

The whiskey braai-BQ from IYO. Photo supplied.

The whiskey braai-BQ from IYO. Photo supplied.

Italiano’s (Plumstead)

Choose from a variety of options from their specials menu. Try the Italiano’s mac ‘n cheese (R60) or the Italian Kisses (R35) and wash it down with their Mojo Jam Jar (R80).

Jamaica Me Crazy (Woodstock)

It’s Happy Hour on Tuesdays to Thursdays, from 6pm to 7pm.

NV-80 (Sea Point)

Head here for the weekday business lunch special and get two courses for R190 or three courses for R250.

NY Slice (Sea Point)

Sip on R12 Deluxe coffees every morning from 7am until 12pm.

Rick’s Café Americain (Gardens)

Indulge in one of the weekday lunch specials for R69. The dishes change weekly, but you can expect pastas and fish. These specials are available Monday to Saturday from 12pm to 3pm. Also stop by for happy hour Mondays to Saturdays (between 3pm and 7pm) and get discounts on beers on tap and cocktail jars.

Rick’s Café Americain. Photo supplied.

Rick’s Café Americain. Photo supplied.

Salushi (Claremont)

Get 50% off cocktails from 4pm to 6pm, Wednesday to Saturday. They also have a value menu available every day from 12pm to 5pm.

Spiro’s (Hout Bay)

Thursdays you can order a whole baby chicken served with chips or side salad. You have a choice between lemon-and-herb chicken or peri-peri chicken for R110. No takeaways allowed.

Tacoways Mexican Café (Durbanville)

Order a Cheesadilla for R29 and coffee for R9 during lunch time.

Yumcious (De Waterkant)

Order a coffee between 8am and 10am and get a free breakfast.

Fridays

Barristers (Newlands)

Barristers pub and restaurant offers an everyday pub lunch special from 11am to 6pm. For just R65, you can choose a hearty lunch from the special menu, which may include calamari, fish and chips, the Barristers burger, cottage pie, chilli con carne, pork chops and chips, bangers and mash, and more.

Beluga (Green Point)

Take advantage of the special of half-price sushi, dim sum and cocktails from 12pm to 7pm Monday to Saturday.

A sushi salad at Beluga. Photo supplied.

A sushi salad at Beluga. Photo supplied.

Blowfish Restaurant (Table View)

There’s a daily oysters-and-bubbly special from 12.30pm until 10pm for R129, which gets you six fresh oysters and two glasses of Pieter Cruythoff bubbly. Pensioners receive 25% off their lunch.

Catharina’s (Constantia)

Head to this Steenberg restaurant and enjoy a laid-back two- or three-course lunch for R165 or R195 respectively. Dishes will include mushroom and pecorino risotto, confit chicken Caesar salad, and a hearty seafood linguini or sirloin steak for mains. If you opt for the three-course, go for rooibos crème brûlée or lighter seasonal sorbets.

Clarke’s Bar and Dining Room (City Bowl)

Breakfast special from 8am to 9am: Get two farm eggs on toast, plus a coffee or glass of OJ, for R30.

Da Vinci’s on Kloof (Gardens)

Enjoy half-price starters and drinks from 4.30pm to 6.30pm on weekdays. Drinks include beers, house wine and frozen cocktails. This offer is valid for sit-down only. From Monday to Saturday, enjoy the R50 lunch special from 11.30am to 4pm, which includes options such as burgers and chips; 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 only and cannot be used in conjunction with any other specials.

Da Vinci's Verdi Pizza. Photo supplied.

Da Vinci’s Verdi Pizza. Photo supplied.

Fuego (Sea Point)

Lunch special: Starter and a taco for R95.

Inside & You’re Out (City Bowl)

Get 20% off cheesy toasties every day.

IYO mini burgers. Photo supplied.

IYO mini burgers. Photo supplied.

Italiano’s (Plumstead)

Choose from a variety of options from their specials menu. Try the Italiano’s mac ‘n cheese (R60) or the Italian kisses (R35) and wash it down with their Mojo Jam Jar (R80).

Jamaica Me Crazy (Woodstock)

It’s Happy Hour at Jamaica Me Crazy from 5pm to 7pm.

NV-80 (Sea Point)

Head here for the weekday business lunch special and get two courses for R190 or three courses for R250.

NY Slice (Sea Point)

Sip on R12 Deluxe coffees every morning from 7am until 12pm.

Rick’s Café Americain (Gardens)

Indulge in one of the weekday lunch specials for R69. The dishes change weekly, but you can expect pastas and fish. These specials are available Monday to Saturday from 12pm to 3pm. Also stop by for happy hour Mondays to Saturdays (between 3pm and 7pm) and get discounts on beers on tap and cocktail jars.

Salushi (Claremont)

Get 50% off cocktails from 4pm to 6pm, Wednesday to Saturday. They also have a value menu available every day from 12pm to 5pm.

Sushi at Salushi. Photo courtesy of the restaurant.

Sushi at Salushi. Photo supplied.

Tacoways Mexican Café (Durbanville)

Order a Cheesadilla for R29 and coffee for R9 at lunchtime.

Yumcious (De Waterkant)

Order a coffee between 8am and 10am and get a free breakfast. (R25 for coffee.)

Weekends

Barristers (Newlands)

Saturdays and Sundays: Barristers pub and restaurant offers an everyday pub lunch special from 11am to 6pm. For just R65, you can choose a hearty lunch from the special menu, which may include calamari, fish and chips, the Barristers burger, cottage pie, chilli con carne, pork chops and chips, bangers and mash, and more.

Beluga (Green Point)

Saturdays: Take advantage of the special of half-price sushi, dim sum and cocktails all day.

Blowfish Restaurant (Table View)

Sundays: Enjoy half-price sushi from the conveyor belt from 5pm to 8pm.

Sunset with a view of Table Mountain at Blowfish Restaurant. Photo supplied.

Sunset with a view of Table Mountain at Blowfish Restaurant. Photo supplied.

Catharina’s (Constantia)

Head to this Steenberg restaurant and enjoy a laid-back two- or three-course lunch for R165 or R195 respectively. Dishes will include mushroom and pecorino risotto, confit chicken Caesar salad, and a hearty seafood linguini or sirloin steak for mains. If you opt for the three-course, go for rooibos crème brûlée or lighter seasonal sorbets.

Da Vinci’s on Kloof (Gardens)

Saturdays: Enjoy the R50 lunch special from 11.30am to 4.30pm, which includes options such as burgers and chips; chicken schnitzel, cheese sauce and chips; lasagne and salad; and bangers and mash. All students with valid student cards receive 10% off their bill. This applies to sit down only and cannot be used in conjunction with any other specials.

Eat Out the Box (WynbergRondebosch)

Sundays: Order two large pizzas with three toppings each for only R169, or two medium pizzas with three toppings for R119. Order two burgers plus chips for R152 or one pizza and one burger for R159. You can also choose any four medium pizzas from the menu for R199. This offer is valid for takeaway only from Sunday to Thursday.

Italiano’s (Plumstead)

Choose from a variety of options from their specials menu. Try the Italiano’s mac ‘n cheese (R60) or the Italian kisses (R35) and wash it down with the Mojo Jam Jar (R80).

Jamaica Me Crazy (Woodstock)

It’s Happy Hour on Saturdays and Sundays from 3pm to 7pm.

Rick’s Café Americain (Gardens)

Stop by for happy hour Mondays to Saturdays (between 3pm and 7pm) and get discounts on beers on tap and cocktail jars.

Salushi (Claremont)

Get 50% off cocktails from 4pm to 6pm, Wednesday to Saturday. They also have a value menu available every day from 12pm to 5pm.

The Village Idiot (Cape Town CBD)

Smokey Saturdays: Unwind on the balcony from midday to 4pm with barbecued meat and a harvest table of sides and salads. R95 per person. Happy Hour follows from 5pm to 6 pm, with all booze half price.

Winelands

Mondays

Dutch East Restaurant (Franschhoek)

Check out the daily lunch or dinner specials on a selection of starters, main courses and desserts.

dish prepared and served at Dutch East

A dish at Dutch East. Photo supplied.

The Trumpet Tree Social Café (Stellenbosch)

Buy any two pizzas for R150 Tuesdays to Saturdays before 5pm. This special is only available for sit-down.

Tuesdays

Dutch East Restaurant (Franschhoek)

Check out the daily lunch or dinner specials on a selection of starters, main courses and desserts.

Java Café (Stellenbosch)

Get a beef or chicken burger with chips and onion rings for R49 between 10am and 10pm.

The Trumpet Tree. Photo supplied.

The Trumpet Tree. Photo supplied.

The Trumpet Tree Social Café (Stellenbosch)

Buy any two pizzas for R150 Tuesdays to Saturdays before 5pm. This special is only available for sit-down.

Wednesdays

Dutch East Restaurant (Franschhoek)

Check out the daily lunch or dinner specials on a selection of starters, main courses and desserts.

Java Café (Stellenbosch)

Pay half price on all pizzas on the menu between 10am and 10pm.

The Trumpet Tree Social Café (Stellenbosch)

Buy any two pizzas for R150 Tuesdays to Saturdays before 5pm. This special is only available for sit-down.

Thursdays

Dutch East Restaurant (Franschhoek)

Check out the daily lunch or dinner specials on a selection of starters, main courses and desserts.

Makaron (Stellenbosch)

For the month of April 2017 only: Enjoy a three-course dinner with wine pairing at Makaron restaurant, a 60-minute treatment of your choice, breakfast, and a stay one night in a premier room (for two) for R2495 per person.

The terrace at the Majeka House at Makaron. Photo supplied.

The terrace at the Majeka House at Makaron. Photo supplied.

The Trumpet Tree Social Café (Stellenbosch)

Buy any two pizzas for R150 Tuesdays to Saturdays before 5pm. This special is only available for sit-down.

Fridays

Cuvée (Stellenbosch)

Vintage Fridays: enjoy a 2-course menu for R300 or R430 with wine or a 3-course menu for R450 or R625 with wine.

Dutch East Restaurant (Franschhoek)

Check out the daily lunch or dinner specials on a selection of starters, main courses and desserts. Also, enjoy mussels, beer and frites for R120.

The Trumpet Tree Social Café (Stellenbosch)

Buy any two pizzas for R150 Tuesdays to Saturdays before 5pm. This special is only available for sit-down.

Weekends

Dutch East Restaurant (Franschhoek)

Check out the daily lunch or dinner specials on a selection of starters, main courses and desserts.

A dish at Dutch East. Photo supplied.

A dish at Dutch East. Photo supplied.

Towerbosch Restaurant (Stellenbosch)

On Sundays enjoy the three-course Country Feast for R265 per person between 12pm and 2.30pm.

The Trumpet Tree Social Café (Stellenbosch)

Buy any two pizzas for R150 all day on Sundays. This special is only available for sit-down.

Please note that while we take care to ensure that the specials listed here are accurate, some deals and prices may change without our knowledge.

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