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Cape Town Food Safari provided by Cape Town Culinary Tours

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 09/25/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 09/25/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Meeting Point-Tanzanian East African Cuisine
    67 Strand St, Cape Town, 8001, South Africa
    The restaurant's name of the Meeting point on this tour is also called: The Meeting Point Restaurant. Cape Town has paid street parking available. We do recommend making use of Uber or Hotel provided services. We do not finish the tour were we start from. 
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    Greenmarket Square
    Stop: 10 minutes
    A landmark in our historical past. Now a trading post for many African and South African entrepreneurs along with some of Cape Town's oldest and most beautiful buildings.
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  • You'll end at
    Cape Town City Centre
    Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town, 8000, South Africa
    Ending point on the tour: Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town, 8001, South Africa Cape Town has paid street parking available. We do recommend making use of Uber or Hotel provided services. We do not finish the tour were we start from. 
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Important Information
Departure Point
Meeting Point-Tanzanian East African Cuisine, 67 Strand St, Cape Town, 8001, South Africa
Duration
2h 30m
Return Details
Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town, 8000, South Africa
Inclusions
  • Food tasting
  • Local guide
  • Snacks
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • History of the city as you walk from restaurant to restaurant
Exclusions
  • Hotel drop-off
  • Hotel pickup
  • Transportation to/from attractions
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Minimum drinking age is 18 years
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • A maximum of 8 people is allowed on this tour.
  • We do bigger groups/private tours, please visit our website on Google for our contact details.
  • Availability for tours cannot be checked or joined without making a booking.
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • No Baby Stroller friendly
  • Tours run rain or shine
  • Cape Town has paid street parking available. We do recommend making use of Uber or Hotel provided services. We do not finish the tour were we start from. 
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Please make a note on you booking if you have any dietary restrictions or allergies, our guides book the food in advance to avoid missing out on any of dishes.
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Timothy S wrote a review Mar 2020
6 contributions2 helpful votes
We loved our food and drink safari with Justin.He is a really interesting guy and took us to some amazing African restaurants that we would never have thought to go to.Fantastic food, coffee,gin and chocolate. What’s not to like!!! As well as the terrific food and drink we
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from CTCTours, Owner at Cape Town Food Safari
Responded Apr 1, 2020
Good afternoon Timothy We hope that you are doing well even with everything going on right now. A big thank you from me and Justin, for taking the time out of your holidays to join us on our Food Safari tour. It was a pleasure to host yours. Thank you so much for your kind words and review, this means the world to us. We do wish you many more amazing food tours to come. Stay healthy. Best regards, Elsje and Justin
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Lucas K wrote a review Mar 2020
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This food safari is really the best way to discover the inner city of Cape Town. Elsje (a great tour guide!) brings you to truly hidden gems, with great food and drinks, off the beaten track. Between places, she shows you the city and educates you about its history. Would
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Response from CTCTours, Owner at Cape Town Food Safari
Responded Mar 27, 2020
Greetings Lucas and beautiful family! Thank you so much for taking the time during your visit in Cape Town to join me on the Cape Town Safari Tour, it was such a pleasure to meet you 3. Thank you so much for your kind words and review, this means the world to me and my team as we grow. We do hope as soon as everything calms down we will meet you again soon back in Cape Town. At this time stay healthy and save, all the best for you and your family. Best regards, Elsje
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Sarah S wrote a review Mar 2020
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This was one of the best food tours we have been on. Food was amazing and a lot of it. Our tour guide, Ellie, was a great guide and very knowledgable. We learned lots about the restaurants and had great interaction with the people that worked at them. Good variety of food. So
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from CTCTours, Owner at Cape Town Food Safari
Responded Mar 16, 2020
Good afternoon Sarah and Sandie I trust that you are well and at this time we trust that you will keep well. A big thank you for joining me on the Cape Town Food Safari, it was such a pleasure to host you both. Thank you so much for your kind words and review, it means so so much to us. So glad you have enjoyed your time with us. All the best with work and we hope to host you again soon in the near future!!! Best regards, Elsje
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sally wrote a review Mar 2020
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A huge thank you to Justin for giving us such a varied and interesting food safari tour. So much amazing information, not only on African foods, but also such an insightful afternoon into South Africa's cultures and history. i would strongly recommend this tour to visitors
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from CTCTours, Owner at Cape Town Food Safari
Responded Mar 10, 2020
Good day, Sally (we have a good idea from who this review is from) :) We trust this message finds you well. Thank you so so much firstly for joining us on the Food Safari tour, it was such a pleasure to host and meet you. Thank you for taking the time during your holidays to join us and for writing this wonderful review. This means the world to us, we are so glad you had a fun and insightful day out with Justin. We wish you many more wonderful food tours to come, feel free to look us up the next time you are in town. Best regards, Elsje & Justin
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Mj2La2 wrote a review Mar 2020
Aberdeen, United Kingdom69 contributions24 helpful votes
We recently went on the food safari tour during our stay in Cape Town. We did this early on in our visit & it was worthwhile from the info we learned about the city & lots of our questions were answered for us. Justin went the extra mile to ensure that we enjoyed the experience.
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Response from CTCTours, Tour Guide at Cape Town Food Safari
Responded Mar 4, 2020
Good afternoon from Sunny Cape Town I trust that you are doing well. I would like to start by thanking you for your compliments to the Elephant Dung Gin, we also love it too!! Thank you so much for joining us on the Cape Town Food Safari. It was such a pleasure to host you and thank you for your kind words and review, this means the world to me and the team. So glad you have enjoyed your time with us, thank you for making us part of your visit to Cape Town. Feel free to look us up whenever you visit Cape Town again. Best regards, Justin
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joell247
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Wonderful experience
A fantastic experience to get acquainted with South African specially Western Cape culinary history. Our tour guide
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beng250
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Enjoying Cape Town's secrets in our own back garden
We attended Elsje's tour as a year-end function, and enjoyed it immensely. Elsje is not only knowledgeable about th
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jetsetjuleswhoosh
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WOW.... and I’m hard please...... WOW!!!!!!
The day before I had spotted Elsje taking a tour group whilst I was at my fav. Local cafe. They were making YUMM no
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S8637PPdianad
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The best foodtour we've ever done
We made a lot of food tours all over the world and this was absolutely the best one! We can highly recommend it, it
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nnommad
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Great way to experience Cape Town
Elsje was a fabulous host on the tour we took in August 2019. It was our first day in Africa, and the culinary tour
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mjl192018
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Food, drink and walking - perfect combination.
I love my food, and I love walking round cities and this tour combined both (with some drinks thown in as well). Ou
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Foodie100010001000
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Yummy food, learnt a lot about the history of Cape Cuisine
Fantastic tour combining the history of Cape Town with how the different foods have been introduced and developed i
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Riki C
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What a brilliant afternoon
Our group consisted of home grown South Africans who thought we knew about Cape Town's history, but what a surprise
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DawnSAUSA
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Excellent Essentials
I took a solo tour with Cape Culinary Tours and it was excellent. I wasn’t really sure what to expect and, to make
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NadShen
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A wonderful experience and highly recommend!
Walking and eating are just my thing but to have done it through streets steeped in history whilst being guided by
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dawnbC8963MW
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Wonderful experience!
This tour was stellar, with lots of attention to detail. I don’t do many tours and usually prefer to explore a city
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shedoyle
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best 4 hours we spent in capetown
in the last few years we have made it a point to take a food tour when we arrive in a new city/country. we find the
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Ms.
Highly recommended!!! This was an awesome food tour with a huge variety of stops. Make sure you are hungry. This to
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Jayne J
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Come hungry!
This tour had way more food and drink than I was expecting, so come hungry! Justin was very friendly and knowledgea
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pammac892
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Fantastic food experience
Wonderful day out seeing parts of Cape Town that we wouldn’t otherwise have found and experiencing some amazing foo
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