Cape Town Street food tour

Duration: Approximately 3 hours

Location: Cape Town central (or the 'City Bowl' as referred to by locals)


This tour is not suitable for individuals with dietary restrictions.

In collaboration with Street food festival ZA we have designed a street food tour uncovering some of Cape Towns favourite on the go snacks.

  • The city's appetite for street food is growing with eateries increasingly offering street food favourites to hungry Capetonians.
  • Experience a taste of what locals eat, where they like to hang out, and a snapshot of the city's food culture.
  • Soak up Cape Town's diverse vibe as you visit iconic and hidden food institutions serving tasty treats.
  • This walking food tour is a foodies delight, where you will experience up to 6 food and drink establishments in 3 hours.
  • Obtain a unique perspective by exploring Cape Towns street food scene.
  • Tours operate from the 4th to the 7th of September 2018.

Duration from 10:00am to 13:00pm. Check the booking schedule or email us for availability.

Water,coffee and soft drinks are included.

Experiences happen rain, shine or snow (the last being unlikely). Please dress accordingly

Cameras are recommended to capture and share your experience.

Restrooms are available during the experience

Set menu

Tours consist of small groups of no more than 10 guests per expert guide

Suitable for ages 12 and up, and most fitness levels. Total walking distance is approximately 3km

What to Expect

Experience Cape Town’s street food scene!

This unique tour takes you through some of the most historic parts of the city, while sampling the locals favourite street food along the way.  You’ll be able to soak up the city’s diverse vibe as you visit up to 6 iconic and hidden food institutions and explore authentic  African, Cape Malay and South African flavour. Think samoosas, vetkoek, saloomies and atcha.

We’ll meet at a centrally located coffee shop in buzzing Kloof Street at 10:00 am and walk, talk and eat our way through the city from there.

The tour lasts approximately 3 hours and the total walking distance is 3km. While the walking is not strenuous, you may spend a significant portion of the tour on your feet.

PS Come hungry!


Where to Meet

Meet at Mustacchio Caffe, 8 Kloof Street, Gardens. Best to take a taxi or Uber to the meeting point as parking in the city is limited and expensive

Meeting Location

8 Kloof Street
Gardens, Cape Town, South Africa

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Have questions? Here's the most frequently asked.

Limited paid street parking may be available close to the tour’s starting location. We recommend that you take a taxi or Uber to the starting location as the tour ends at a different location approximately 500m away.

Absolutely not! Our tours combine architectural commentary, historical facts, local culture and culinary insight into a unique 4 hour experience. Imagine walking through the city eating our local artisans’ most delicious foods while learning about the neighbourhoods from real locals.

We have an exciting plant-based experience that showcases the dynamic vegan food scene in Cape Town. Please contact us for further information on how to enjoy this curated tour.

Yes, advance ticket purchase is required. To maximize your chances of getting the date, time, and number of tickets you prefer, please book well in advance.

Gratuities are greatly appreciated, although not mandatory. The standard gratuity in the service industry in South Africa is 10%-15% depending on your experience.

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