Best bars & clubs in Cape Town

Check out the top bars & clubs in Cape Town, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Cape Quarter Lifestyle Village
1. Cape Quarter Lifestyle Village
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55 local reviews
27 Somerset Rd, Green Point
Open · Closes in 7 minutes
+27 21 421 1111
Shopping mallPoint of interestEstablishment
Mia
Walking distance to awesome restaurants, Bars, Art galleries, groceries and coffee shops
Total Stay
The Cape Quarter Lifestyle Village is a lovely shopping centre that houses a wide range of shops, restaurants …
Guido & Henk
The Cape Quarter is a beautifully designed shopping mall with lots of small shops and a big Spar supermarket w…
1. Cape Quarter Lifestyle Village
1. Cape Quarter Lifestyle Village
host-0host-1host-2
55 local reviews
27 Somerset Rd, Green Point
Open · Closes in 7 minutes
+27 21 421 1111
Mia
Mia
Walking distance to awesome restaurants, Bars, Art galleries, groceries and coffee shops
Total Stay
Total Stay
The Cape Quarter Lifestyle Village is a lovely shopping centre that houses a wide range of shops, restaurants and facilities. It is located …
Guido & Henk
Guido & Henk
The Cape Quarter is a beautifully designed shopping mall with lots of small shops and a big Spar supermarket where you can get anything you …
2. V & A Waterfront
2. V & A Waterfront
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468 local reviews
V & A Waterfront, V & A Waterfront
Sublocality level 2SublocalityPolitical
Marcel
The famous Waterfront with shops, restaurants, art galleries, markets, scenic views, etc.
Guy
The Waterfront is a great, safe place to wander around - it is still a working harbour - there is always somet…
Sarah
Robben Island tours leave from here, and as well as being full of shops and restaurants, it's a working harbou…
2. V & A Waterfront
2. V & A Waterfront
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468 local reviews
V & A Waterfront, V & A Waterfront
Marcel
Marcel
The famous Waterfront with shops, restaurants, art galleries, markets, scenic views, etc.
Guy
Guy
The Waterfront is a great, safe place to wander around - it is still a working harbour - there is always something interesting going on. The…
Sarah
Sarah
Robben Island tours leave from here, and as well as being full of shops and restaurants, it's a working harbour, and full of fascinating Cap…
3. Long Street
3. Long Street
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75 local reviews
Long St, Cape Town City Centre
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Tracy-Lee
"On the first Thursday of every month, explore the art galleries and shops of Cape Town’s central city until l…
Bonita
Great to see the locals (younger set) at play at night. Go to art galleries around this area on First Thursday…
Hannah McCarthy
Long Street is a major street located in the City Bowl Cape Town. It is famous as a bohemian hang out and the …
3. Long Street
3. Long Street
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75 local reviews
Long St, Cape Town City Centre
Tracy-Lee
Tracy-Lee
"On the first Thursday of every month, explore the art galleries and shops of Cape Town’s central city until late when Cape Town’s CBD comes…
Bonita
Bonita
Great to see the locals (younger set) at play at night. Go to art galleries around this area on First Thursdays of each month
Hannah McCarthy
Hannah McCarthy
Long Street is a major street located in the City Bowl Cape Town. It is famous as a bohemian hang out and the street is lined with many stor…
4. The Company's Garden
4. The Company's Garden
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153 local reviews
19 Queen Victoria St, Cape Town City Centre
Open · Closes 7:00 PM
+27 21 426 1357
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Heather And Mark
A quiet park, surrounded by museums and art galleries. Also, if you take a bag of nuts with you and have a lit…
Penelope
Art galleries and museums right in the heart of the city
Erika+Lynne
Peaceful strolls and a lovely outdoor restaurant. Feed the squirrels
4. The Company's Garden
4. The Company's Garden
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153 local reviews
19 Queen Victoria St, Cape Town City Centre
Open · Closes 7:00 PM
+27 21 426 1357
Heather And Mark
Heather And Mark
A quiet park, surrounded by museums and art galleries. Also, if you take a bag of nuts with you and have a little patience, the squirrels wi…
Penelope
Penelope
Art galleries and museums right in the heart of the city
Erika+Lynne
Erika+Lynne
Peaceful strolls and a lovely outdoor restaurant. Feed the squirrels
5. Stellenbosch
5. Stellenbosch
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49 local reviews
Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch
LocalityPolitical
Elma
Museums, Art Galleries, Cape Dutch Architecture.
Frans Rénier
Located 24 minutes drive from De Velde Estate, Stellenbosch is a university town in South Africa's Western Cap…
Ananja
Stellenbosch is a small student town with the university right in the middle. It is a safe town with lots of l…
5. Stellenbosch
5. Stellenbosch
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49 local reviews
Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch
Elma
Elma
Museums, Art Galleries, Cape Dutch Architecture.
Frans Rénier
Frans Rénier
Located 24 minutes drive from De Velde Estate, Stellenbosch is a university town in South Africa's Western Cape province and surrounded by t…
Ananja
Ananja
Stellenbosch is a small student town with the university right in the middle. It is a safe town with lots of little streets and shops to exp…
6. Franschhoek
6. Franschhoek
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44 local reviews
Franschhoek, Franschhoek
LocalityPolitical
Andrea
A beautiful little town about 45 minutes away where the orignal French Huegunots settled. Amazing food scene, …
Pierre
Beautiful village with lots of Restaurants, Art galleries and Shopping.
Teresa
Wine farms and restaurant as well a quaint boutiques and art galleries. Early settler village set in the footh…
6. Franschhoek
6. Franschhoek
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44 local reviews
Franschhoek, Franschhoek
Andrea
Andrea
A beautiful little town about 45 minutes away where the orignal French Huegunots settled. Amazing food scene, wine farms and art galleries a…
Pierre
Pierre
Beautiful village with lots of Restaurants, Art galleries and Shopping.
Teresa
Teresa
Wine farms and restaurant as well a quaint boutiques and art galleries. Early settler village set in the foothills of the mountains - very p…
7. Kalk Bay
7. Kalk Bay
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108 local reviews
Kalk Bay, Kalk Bay
Sublocality level 1SublocalityPolitical
David & Amanda
Famous for its antique stores and art galleries, and filled with local flavour. Go down to the wharf to buy fr…
Andrew
Pickers paradise for antiques. Highstreet shopping and dining! No fast food franchises, botique book, clothing…
Doreen
Kalk Bay is an absolute treasure trove from Vintage clothing to second hand furniture and many, many interesti…
7. Kalk Bay
7. Kalk Bay
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108 local reviews
Kalk Bay, Kalk Bay
David & Amanda
David & Amanda
Famous for its antique stores and art galleries, and filled with local flavour. Go down to the wharf to buy fresh linefish from the local fi…
Andrew
Andrew
Pickers paradise for antiques. Highstreet shopping and dining! No fast food franchises, botique book, clothing, jewelry art galleries, craft…
Doreen
Doreen
Kalk Bay is an absolute treasure trove from Vintage clothing to second hand furniture and many, many interesting shops along the Main road! …
8. Kloof Street
8. Kloof Street
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56 local reviews
Kloof St, Gardens
Route
Lorien And Matthew
Busy, buzzing, eclectic and interesting, Kloof Street offers a bit of everything – from burger spots, coffee s…
Brenden
This is a really trendy and arty suburb on the outskirts of the CBD. The street is lined with art galleries, r…
Sheri
This is a really trendy/arty suburb in the Cape Town CBD. The street is lined with art galleries, restaurants,…
8. Kloof Street
8. Kloof Street
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56 local reviews
Kloof St, Gardens
Lorien And Matthew
Lorien And Matthew
Busy, buzzing, eclectic and interesting, Kloof Street offers a bit of everything – from burger spots, coffee shops and chic cafés to pubs, p…
Brenden
Brenden
This is a really trendy and arty suburb on the outskirts of the CBD. The street is lined with art galleries, restaurants, shops and more. We…
Sheri
Sheri
This is a really trendy/arty suburb in the Cape Town CBD. The street is lined with art galleries, restaurants, shops and more. We recommend …
9. The Old Biscuit Mill
9. The Old Biscuit Mill
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177 local reviews
375 Albert Rd, Woodstock
Closed · Opens Wed 10:00 AM
+27 21 447 8194
Shopping mallPoint of interestEstablishment
Dylan
The Old Biscuit Mill is one of the hottest places to sample local food and drink on a Saturday morning, while …
Tony
The restaurants, the wine shops, the fashion boutiques, the art galleries
Christine
Quirky shops and restaurants. Also a market on Saturdays.
9. The Old Biscuit Mill
9. The Old Biscuit Mill
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177 local reviews
375 Albert Rd, Woodstock
Closed · Opens Wed 10:00 AM
+27 21 447 8194
Dylan
Dylan
The Old Biscuit Mill is one of the hottest places to sample local food and drink on a Saturday morning, while listening to live music and ex…
Tony
Tony
The restaurants, the wine shops, the fashion boutiques, the art galleries
Christine
Christine
Quirky shops and restaurants. Also a market on Saturdays.
10. Bree Street
10. Bree Street
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62 local reviews
Bree St, Cape Town
Route
Brenden
A street full of restaurants, cafes, shopping and art galleries. On the first Thursday of every month all the …
Daniela
On the first Thursday of every month, one can walk the streets and visit all the art galleries. The whole city…
Maeve
A street full of cafes, shopping and art galleries. On the first Thursday of every month all galleries and caf…
10. Bree Street
10. Bree Street
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62 local reviews
Bree St, Cape Town
Brenden
Brenden
A street full of restaurants, cafes, shopping and art galleries. On the first Thursday of every month all the galleries and cafes stay open …
Daniela
Daniela
On the first Thursday of every month, one can walk the streets and visit all the art galleries. The whole city comes to life and one can exp…
Maeve
Maeve
A street full of cafes, shopping and art galleries. On the first Thursday of every month all galleries and cafes stay open until late and th…
11. Church Street
11. Church Street
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2 local reviews
Church St, Cape Town
Route
Anna & Dave
Great street for art galleries and antique stores.
Sarah
Several art galleries in and around this little street
Anna & Dave
Great street for art galleries and antique stores.
11. Church Street
11. Church Street
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2 local reviews
Church St, Cape Town
Anna & Dave
Anna & Dave
Great street for art galleries and antique stores.
Sarah
Sarah
Several art galleries in and around this little street
Anna & Dave
Anna & Dave
Great street for art galleries and antique stores.