Top 5 Cocktail Bars in Cape Town


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Raya Lounge

Top 5 Cocktail Bars in Cape Town

Raya Lounge Bar is located inside Kitima on the Kronendal estate in Hout Bay. Legendary mixologist Heinz 'Karl' Lummer is simply excellent – partly because he imports the original spirits and liquors and partly because he is a genius with drinks. The Raya Lounge Bar is a gastronome lounge bar that offers it’s guests the relaxed atmosphere of a lounge, a selection of easy eating menu items from More info

Quay Four

Top 5 Cocktail Bars in Cape Town

In the heart of the V & A Waterfront on the edge of the Victoria Basin is the legendary Quay 4 restaurant. This restaurant has become an icon in Cape Town and in South Africa. Whether you are just meeting up with friends, having lunch while shopping or waiting for a sunset cruise this 360 seater restaurant is always a safe bet. The food is good, the beer is great and the scenery is spectacular. Th More info

Murano Bar

Top 5 Cocktail Bars in Cape Town

15 On Orange Hotel brings you the very trendy, retro and contemporary Murano Bar and Atrium Lounge. Murano Bar: Sip cocktails in this elevated, blue, chandelier pod and enjoy 360 degree views of Table Mountain, Lion’s Head, Signal Hill and the city. Twenty thousand murano crystal links rim the outer edge of the Murano Bar while quintessential décor and subtle lighting create the perfect cocktai More info

McNamara's Gastro Pub

Top 5 Cocktail Bars in Cape Town

McNamara's Gastro Pub is a fabulous new offering at The Lagoon Beach Hotel. It looks directly over the Atlantic Ocean towards Robben Island and Table Mountain. Large wooden deck and direct access to the beach - perfect for a light meal and a sundowner. More info

Ivy League

Top 5 Cocktail Bars in Cape Town

Ivy League is a popular venue situated on Long street in the heart of Cape Town. The music, ambience, location, affordability and all round devotion from those involved, ensures everyone has an absolute party! Whether you sitting on the balcony socializing, going crazy on the dance-floor, doing a twirl round the pole, or hanging by the bar, you will feel the vibe. The venue is perfect for birthd More info