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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

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“Charming harbour and fishing boats. Great coffee bars, restaurants and bakeries. ”
  • 194 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Good Food - You will not find a better setting than this restaurant in the Southern Peninsula. Right on the rocks with the seals playing in the waves. ”
  • 125 locals recommend
Café
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“Great place to come for breakfast and a coffee in the beach town of Kalk Bay.”
  • 105 locals recommend
Bar
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“Good seafood. Great place for a cold beer. Great vibe on the weekends and summer holiday. Incredible views plus swimming pool!!!”
  • 140 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Diagonally across the road from Olympia. Harbour and ocean views. Reserve a table closest to the ocean. Also has a pub. ”
  • 64 locals recommend
Theater
“Local intimate theater offering professional standard entertainment with restaurant options close by ”
  • 55 locals recommend
Harbor / Marina
“Iconic Harbour and Village, good shops and restaurants in a stunning setting.”
  • 50 locals recommend
Fish & Chips Shop
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“Fish 'n chips Cape Town style, combine this with a visit to Kalk Bay. Casual eatery or take away with great vibe. The food is not to shabby at all.”
  • 41 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“What a view as you sit at the window and watch the waves caress the pier. The meals are always memorable.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Café
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“Great bagels awesome coffee and a beautiful park. 15 minutes walk from St James. Great outing for kids.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“We like to walk here before sunset (takes about 30 minutes) for a nice romantic meal, and then Uber home. Bookings needed on weekends and peak season.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Bookstore
“Avid readers love this book store, and rate it very highly. It has quality selections.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“The best food and atmosphere. Wood fired oven pizzas and much more. Great atmosphere ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Bakery
“Kalk Bay is a trendy upcoming area close to the Harbour. We love it here for early breakfast and coffee. Walk the streets of Kalk Bay for some shopping with a difference.”
  • 18 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Looking to invest in some great contemporary South African art? or just want some quality South African gifts? The Kalk Bay Modern is one of our favourite spots for inspiration. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Establishment
“The best food and coffee in Kalk Bay. Bohemian atmosphere no booking and daily chalk board menu .Best salads in the Cape. Highly recommended.”
  • 16 locals recommend