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Delicious Mussel Chowder Recipe

Just thinking about mussel chowder makes your mouth water, right?  Well, we don’t blame you; the rich and creamy dish [...]

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Amarenapolitan Signature Cocktail Recipe

Is there anything better than kicking back after a long week and sipping on a cocktail?  Since your answer will [...]

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5 Dog-Friendly Restaurants in and around Cape Town

Nowadays, family outings mean more than just taking the kids out for a good time; it also usually means that [...]

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Getting to Know Cocktail Guru Julian Jacobs

If you’ve visited Damhuis Restaurant, you’ve probably seen Julian mixing and shaking one of our signature cocktails behind the bar. [...]

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Getting to Know Restaurant Manager Zelda Williams

There is no doubt that a successful restaurant can only truly thrive if a proper manager is on the floor [...]

  • head pastry chef at Damhuis Restaurant

Getting to Know Head Pastry Chef Benja de Villiers

From an early age, pastry chef Benja de Villiers’ happy place was in the kitchen - in front of the [...]

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Festive Season Poached Pears in Red Wine Recipe

It might not be the first thing that pops into mind when it comes to dreaming up a dessert, but [...]

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Getting to Know Executive Chef Stèfan Meintjes

At Damhuis Restaurant, we pride ourselves on being a close family of people who care about top-notch food and service.  [...]

5 Awesome Things to do Along the West Coast

The West Coast offers a wide range of things to do and places to see, and it’s right on your [...]

Quick and Easy Pickled Fish Recipe

Pickled fish is one of the most popular dishes in Cape Town, especially around Easter time.  Of course, it’s an [...]

Scrumptious R60 Burger and Beer Special | Damhuis Restaurant

There are many food items that South Africans simply cannot get enough of: from braaied meat and potjiekos to biltong [...]

Damhuis History

The Damhuis, one of the oldest buildings in South Africa, was the first structure built in Melkbosstrand and dates back [...]