Best Bars in V and A Waterfront

Local Recommendations from our My Guide Cape Town team

Cape Town has a fantastic selection of bars, ranging from the super fancy and elite to the more cost effective watering holes. Cape Town's bars serve up a fantastic selection of beer, wine, and cocktails, and are the perfect start to an evening out.

Whether you're looking to sip cocktails in Camps Bay, sink beers on Long Street, drink wine at the Waterfront, or sample everything that Cape Town's bars have to offer, we have you covered. There are bars around Cape Town to suit all tastes, styles and budgets, and it's the perfect city if you're a fan of the occasional drink and a night out.