Cape Town Restaurants Offering Take Away & Food Delivery Right Now

 

As the 21-day Nationwide Lockdown, announced by President Cyril Ramaphosa on the 26th of March 2020 to curb the spread of COVID-19, continues, many locally owned businesses across South Africa and Cape Town have been knocked hard.

Although these measures are vital to stem the spread of COVID-19 and flatten the curve, local Cape Town businesses, restaurants, cafés, bakeries and small locally owned food stores have been feeling the strain. Much like multiple other businesses across various industries. It has therefore become more important than ever before for South Africans and Cape Town locals to unite and support local however they can.

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Here are some amazing Cape Town restaurants offering take away and food delivery right now during the COVID-19 Nationwide Lockdown period. This list also includes a variety of incredible online food stores, small locally owned grocery stores and food chains, cafés, bakeries and fresh produce suppliers.

Nourish’d Café & Juicery

 

 
 
 
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One of Cape Town’s coolest fan-favorite cafés, Nourish’d Café & Juicery, is ready to deliver delicious and nutritious care packs and products right to your door. From frozen smoothies, juices, infusions and soups to salad dressings, shots, broths and so much more, Nourish’d is dedicated to keeping Cape Town healthy and happy during our 21-day Nationwide Lockdown period.  Nourish’d has put together the following care packs for delivery:

  • Sweet Heart Care Pack: A collection of granola, plant-based Nutella, sugar-free jam and decadent date-balls to comfort you through the lockdown.
  • Savour The Moment Care Pack: A collection of dressings, soups, broths and patties to bring a taste of Nourish’d into your own home.

In addition to these incredible Nourish’d Care Packs, they also have a variety of cleanses, immune-boosting nutritional programs (powerful combination of elixirs, infusions, juices, shots, broths and soups to boost immunity and detoxify the respiratory tract), vegan broths, frozen smoothies, original Nourish’d granola, juices, shots and almond mylk on offer.

All the items and care packs are available for delivery only and can be ordered by visiting their website www.nourishd.co.za. All items will arrive on the start date you select and will be delivered by their in-house driver who will be following stringent hygiene procedures.

You can contact Nourish’d on [email protected] | 064 755-243.

Loaves by Madame Baker

 

 
 
 
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Loaves by Madame Baker is a humble bakery located in the heart of Salt River. They focus on using only the best sourced produce that is of the highest quality and consistency in order to produce a sensational variety of freshly baked breads and baked goods delivered right to your door. Choose from an indulgent selection of freshly baked breads (including Ciabatta, Rye, Seedloaf, Sourdough and Bagels), Croissants (Almond, Chocolate and plain), Apple Roses, Berliner and Aioli Marmalade Peanutbutter. In addition, you can also add a variety of fresh grocery items to your order such as eggs, milk, cheese and butter. Loaves by Madame Baker will deliver your freshly baked breads and goods directly to your door anywhere between Mowbray through to Camps Bay.

  • Contact details to place your order: 081 046 6664 | [email protected] | Get your orders in as early as possible in order to ensure early delivery


Raw Catering Co

 

 
 
 
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Raw Catering Co frozen food delivery services is finally live in Cape Town and ready to serve delicious and nutritious food to the Mother City during the COVID-19 21-day Nationwide Lockdown. Raw Catering Co is all about ‘feeding people nutritiously’ and is committed to providing delicious wholesome frozen food deliveries, ready-made frozen meals, kids’ meals, bread and other baked goods from the Cape Town CBD to as far as Noordhoek.

  • Ordering instructions: Orders can be placed via email to [email protected] or contacting them on 021 286 2236| Please note that there is a R50 delivery fee (can be delivered from the Cape Town CBD to as far as Noordhoek) | When ordering please do so by providing your name, delivery address and contact number ( you will then be saved as a client if you would wish to place any additional/regular orders in the future).
  • Ordering information: Orders are confirmed upon receipt of the proof of payment | Any orders will be delivered to your door on Fridays only | It is essential to get your orders in as soon as possible
  • Additional information: All updates and information on new menus, exciting creations and increased deliveries as demand build will be communicated through their social media channels. So, make sure you keep an eye on their Instagram and Facebook feed for any additional info or exciting updates.

Buyfresh.co.za

 

 
 
 
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Buyfresh.co.za is the most convenient way to order fresh produce from local farmers and artisanal food producers. At Buyfresh.co.za they go out of their way to ensure that each and every one of their products are carefully and thoughtfully selected and are of the highest quality with every order placed. Should a product not meet your expectations, they will be happy to replace it for you at no additional cost. At Buyfresh.co.za, they take the quality of their products seriously. They therefore offer ethically sourced products with top quality guaranteed. And an added bonus is that by placing your order with Buyfresh.co.za, you can save up to 30% compared to grocery store prices.

At Buyfresh.co.za they offer an extensive range of products including fresh produce (fruits, vegetables, herbs, organic herbs, organic vegetables), meat & poultry (beef, deli meats, lamb, pork, poultry); fish & seafood, prepared meals (frozen meals, bone broth, deli, dips & tapas), dairy & eggs (butter, milk, yogurt, cheese, eggs, non-dairy milk  & drinks) as well as a variety of delicious freshly baked goods, snacks and pantry items.

By shopping online with Buyfresh.co.za, you’re choosing the most eco-friendly way to shop. With their new, reusable packaging and ice packs, they’re able to get your orders delivered to you faster and fresher than ever before. Experience the convenience of same day/next day delivery. Delivery is free for orders over R600!

  • How to order: Visit their website www.buyfresh.co.za & fill up your cart will all the goods you want and need | Schedule a delivery day that best suits you | Your order will be delivered to your door
  • Contact details: buyfresh.co.za | 021 286 6840 |
    [email protected]
  • Location: Unit 8, Ravenscraig Mews, Ravenscraig Road, Woodstock

Dalebrook Café & Chardonnay Deli

 

 
 
 
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Two of the Mother City’s most beloved cafés, Dalebrook Café and Chardonnay Deli are two incredible Cape Town restaurants that are offering take away and food delivery right now. From a variety of groceries, fresh food and ready-made meals to delicious breads, pies, quiches, fresh fruit and vegetables, homemade meals, meat, dairy and dry goods, there truly is something for everyone to enjoy. Thus this means your family has a delicious meal to enjoy together during South Africa’s 21-day Nationwide Lockdown period.

How to order:

  • Visit their website www.dalebrookcafe.co.za | www.chardonnaydeli.co.za and place your order on their online store
  • Orders placed before 3pm will be ready for delivery the following day, if you miss the cut off please note the delivery will take place 2 days later
  • Minimum spend for delivery is R300, delivery will be between 12 – 7pm the following day.
  • Collections in store are welcome between 12 – 2pm the following day (we currently open 9am – 2pm)
  • Payment via Cash, Credit card or Snap scan only
  • Substitute will be given unless asked not to
  • Additional information: Due to a shortage in delivery staff Dalebrook Cafe is only able to deliver to Kalk Bay, St James and Muizenberg | Due to a shortage in delivery staff, Chardonnay Deli is only able to deliver to Constantia and it’s surrounds, Meadowridge, Steenberg, Bergvliet, Tokai and Bishopscourt.
  • Additional contact details: [email protected] | 083 326 0184 | [email protected] | 021 795 0606

We Are Food

 

 
 
 
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We Are Food is another incredible local food business that is committed to providing you with nutritious meals throughout the Nationwide Lockdown period. We Are Food is a proudly South African business, providing marvellous home-style meals for your freezer. We are Food makes up wholesome, tasty and affordable frozen dishes using only the freshest ingredients sourced from local suppliers. These incredible meals are available in stores and through deliveries around KZN, Gauteng and Cape Town.

We Are Food currently offers a delivery service in specific areas of KZN, Gauteng, Cape Town and the Garden Route during specific time slots. Please note that this delivery option requires a minimum order amount of R500 and that orders generally require a 2-business day lead time. If your delivery area is not listed as an available option, feel free to contact them, as they may still be able to arrange your delivery for you or direct you to their closest Click and Collect partner.

  • How to place orders: Visit their website www.wearefood.co.za to place your order | You can also contact their stores and depots directly to place an order to check trading hours | Cape Town: Caroline: 066 252 1070 | Knysna: Candice: 082 780 1849


Caught Online

 

 
 
 
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Caught Online is a local grocery store that specializes in supplying a range of the freshest seafood delivered straight to your door anywhere in Cape Town. At Caught Online, they are dedicated to delivering an exceptional seafood experience to each and every one of their customers. Every product they sell is carefully and thoughtfully selected and taste tested in order to ensure their customers receive only the best in both quality and taste.

At Caught Online they boast a wide selection of seafood including Fish (portions, fillets, Caviar), Shellfish (Prawns, Calamari, Mussels, Scallops, Clams, Crab), Crumbed Fish Cakes & Prawns, Smoked & Cured Fish (Smoked, Pates) as well as a variety of sauces spices and Sushi.

  • You can order your seafood directly on their website (www.caughtonline.co.za), checkout online and receive your order the next day.
  • Pay in an instant with SnapScan or Zapper, alternatively pay with Credit & Debit Card Online, Card or Cash on Delivery or Instant EFT
  • Your order will be delivered to you the next day around Cape Town and the surrounding suburbs, Monday to Friday | Caught Online has also implemented new extended delivery routes and now offers weekly delivery to Fish Hoek, Kommetjie, Paarl, Somerset West, Strand, Franschhoek, Simon’s Town, Stellenbosch and the surrounding suburbs.
  • Contact details: caughtonline.co.za | 071 111 9074 | 083 937 3163.
  • Operating hours:  Monday – Friday 8:30am -5pm

Wild Organics

 

 
 
 
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Fresh, organic fruit and veg bags are at the heart of what Wild Organics is all about. They offer a choice of 3 Wild Bags – the Standard Bag, the Mini Bag and the Made-to-Order Bag. Each week, they source high quality, organically farmed produce, and hand pack a bag of the best of what’s in season at the time. Their fresh fruit and veggies will therefore vary weekly, as they follow the seasonal harvest of local farmers. Once the bags are packed, they will deliver them each Wednesday to a convenient collection point as well as to your home in or around Cape Town. In addition to the wide range of fresh fruit and vegetables included in your Wild Organics bag, you are also welcome to add some tasty extras to your Wild Organics Standard or Mini Bag from their selection of breads and cheeses, meats, dried and bottled goods.

  • How to order: You can place your order on their website www.wildorganics.co.za which opens for orders from 6pm Wednesday evening through to 10am Sunday morning | Due to high demand the website will only be open for orders again on the 8th of April 2020
  • Deliveries: Wild Organics delivers on Wednesdays except for La Famiglia which happens on a Tuesday | Wild Organics has certain Collection Points to select from throughout the City of Cape Town Metro (which can be viewed on their website) | All orders must be collected on the day of delivery | A reminder SMS will be sent once your order is ready for collection at your chosen Collection Point | If you have an order that includes dairy or meat produce, they suggest a home delivery |A delivery fee of R75 will be charged for a home delivery | Visit their website for more information
  • Contact details:wildorganics.co.za | 021 510 5447 | 084 448 1920 | [email protected]
  • Operating hours: Monday – Thursday 9am-4pm | Friday 9am – 2pm | Saturday – 9am – 1pm
  • Location: 29J Gray Street, Paarden Eiland, Cape Town

Faithful to Nature

 

 
 
 
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Faithful to Nature is undoubtedly one of South Africa’s most popular online health shops. Dedicated to providing an ever-expanding range of healthy products to ensure both you and your family are healthy and happy, Faithful to Nature offers a wide selection of eco-friendly, sustainable and organic products and food that can be ordered online and delivered straight to your doorstep during South Africa’s 21-day Nationwide Lockdown period. In addition to healthy essential food items, Faithful to Nature also has a range of health, personal-care and household cleaning supplies available for order.

Visit their website and online store to place your order www.faithful-to-nature.co.za or contact them on 021 785 3268 | [email protected] to find out more.

La Cuccina

 

 
 
 
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La Cuccina is another amazing Cape Town restaurant offering take away and food delivery right now during the 21-day Nationwide Lockdown period. At La Cuccina they strive to serve food that can be savoured and enjoyed by the whole family while bringing back memories of good home cooking. Boasting an incredible selection of ready-made meals, including a variety of chicken dishes, meat dishes, pasta dishes, vegan dishes and vegetarian dishes. As well as an amazing selection of quiches and side dishes, La Cuccina certainly has something for every member of the family to enjoy.

  • Visit their website www.lacuccina.co.za to find out more, browse their wide variety of delicious ready-made meals or to place your online order. You can also contact La Cuccina on 065 965 5220 | [email protected] for more information. Due to their location, they only currently deliver to Hout Bay, Llandudno, Camps Bay, Constantia and Rondebosch.

Freedom Foods Country Kitchen

 

 
 
 
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Another great Cape Town restaurant offering food delivery right now during the Nationwide Lockdown period is Freedom Foods Country Kitchen. If you’ve been craving delicious home-cooked gourmet meals, look no further! Freedom Foods Country Kitchen is ready to satisfy all your home-cooking cravings with their wide selection of home-cooked gourmet meals ranging from pasta and cottage pie to stroganoff and schnitzel. Including vegan, vegetarian and healthy kids’ meals, too. Thereby ensuring there’s something for every member of the family to enjoy.

In order to find out more or to place your order contact Freedom Foods Country Kitchen on 021 785 7199 | [email protected]

Daily Dish

 

 
 
 
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Daily Dish is essentially a food delivery initiative that delivers weekly boxes to your doorstep that enables you to cook delicious meals both for yourself and your whole family. These pre-packaged dinner boxes come with all the ingredients you need for meals for one, two or four people depending on the size of your household and how many people you’re looking to feed. Carb-conscious and vegetarian options are also available, thereby ensuring they cater to all tastes and dietary requirements.

In order to find out more about Daily Dish and their range of pre-packaged dinner boxes, contact them on 021 200 5923 | [email protected] You can also visit their website for more information or to sign-up for this weekly food delivery service www.dailydish.co.za

FitChef

 

 
 
 
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The well-known and highly acclaimed brand FitChef is still continuing to deliver health-focussed meals to people all around Cape Town during the 21-day Nationwide Lockdown period. Boasting an incredible variety of meal plans to choose from, FitChef’s meal plans include vegan, vegetarian and weight-loss programmes as well as healthy kids’ meals. Thereby making sure everyone has something to enjoy. All while helping you reach specific goals you’re looking to either reach or maintain during this time.

In order to find out more about FitChef, how it works, the wide selection of meal plans they have on offer or to place an order, contact them on 011 791 5802 | WhatsApp 065 877 5877 | [email protected] Alternatively you can also visit their website for more information as well as to sign up and place your orders www.orders.fitchef.co.za.

Lekke Fresh

 

 
 
 
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If you’re looking for an incredible selection of farm-fresh produce, meat, dairy and breads delivered to your door on a weekly basis, Lekke Fresh is perfect for you. With a variety of meat and vegetable boxes available, as well as dairy products such as milk, cream, eggs, cheese, yoghurt and freshly baked bread, you’ll have everything you need to enjoy a delicious meal with your whole family.

Due to their location however, delivery is only available in Stellenbosch and Somerset West areas. In order to find out more about Lekke Fresh and everything they have to offer as well as to place your order, contact them on WhatsApp 083 602 0100 | [email protected]. Alternatively you can also place your Lekke Fresh order online as well as browse all the delicious baked goods and fresh produce they have to offer by visiting their website and online store www.lekkefresh.com.

Granadilla

 

 
 
 
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Granadilla is making it super easy for everyone to stay healthy and eat healthy during South Africa’s 21-day Nationwide Lockdown. In supporting self-isolation, Granadilla is now offering immune boosting fruits & veggies delivered straight to your door. Their wide range of colourful, organic, immune-boosting, fresh and seasonal selection of fruits and vegetables are all sourced from local farms and absolutely delicious. They’ve put together the following incredible fresh produce, fruit and veggie boxes that can be ordered online or via WhatsApp (079 173 4044) and delivered right to your doorstep. It is only available in Cape Town.

  • Mixed Veggie & Fruit Box with Sourdough
  • Mixed Veggie & Fruit Box
  • Italian-inspired Box with Sourdough
  • Italian-inspired Box
  • 4-pack of Sunn Kombucha
  • Website for orders: www.granadillaswim.com
  • Contact details: 079 173 4044

Raw Nutrition

 

 
 
 
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Raw Nutrition is all about offering fresh, locally sourced fruits and vegetables at very affordable prices paired with premium service delivery. They have therefore made it incredibly easy for the people of Cape Town to purchase fresh, wholesome produce and meals during South Africa’s 21-day Nationwide Lockdown period. Raw Nutrition has a wide range of fresh produce and goods to choose from including a variety of fresh vegetables, baby vegetables, lettuce & herbs, fruits, eggs, oil products, chopped veg pillows and a varied selection of dried goods.

With their easy to use online shopping cart, you can simply select the items you desire, complete your customer details and send it through to them. They will then be in touch immediately along with a confirmation of your order as well as a quote and delivery details. Your fresh produce and dry goods will then be delivered directly to your door.

  • How to order: Visit their website www.rawnutrition.co.za | Click on the ‘Order’ tab | Add all your desired items to your cart | Follow the check-out prompts | You can pay using Payfast, immediate eft or your credit card
  • Contact details: [email protected] | 021 551 9705
  • Additional information: Orders have about 24-48 hours lead time except orders placed on a Sunday they will be delivered on Tuesday
  • Outreach Initiative: Raw Nutrition has partnered up with a Pastor in Gugulethu & started an initiative called ‘Help a home’ during this difficult time, to provide some food parcels for homes in need. If you are willing to help add the R20 ‘help a home’ item to your cart. Raw Nutrition have already donated R5000 to this cause. Any help during this time is greatly appreciated as South Africa and Cape Town unite to fight this battle together.

The Green House Grocer

 

 
 
 
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The Green House Grocer is a locally sourced organic grocer in the heart of Kenilworth. Focused on sustainability, The Green House Grocer offers a variety of 100% organic fresh produce, a weigh and pay dry goods section along with pre-packaged plant-based pantry items. With fresh bread delivered daily, The Green House Grocer is the perfect place for your day to day kitchen must haves.

  • Trading hours: In store: Tuesday – Friday 12pm – 4pm | Delivery: Tuesday – Friday 4:30pm onwards
  • Important information: In-store customers will be capped at four customers at a time | Online deliveries to be placed before 12pm for next day delivery
  • Contact details: 082 047 2375 | [email protected]
  • Location: 27A Putney Road, Kenilworth, Cape Town

All these incredible Cape Town restaurants, locally owned food stores, online food initiatives, cafés and bakeries offering food delivery right now during the 21-day Nationwide Lockdown have something fresh, delicious and nutritious to offer. From home-made gourmet meals, fresh produce, dry goods, read-made meals (both for adults and kids), variety of groceries and quality ingredients, nutritious meal plans and vegetable boxes, there truly is something for everyone. Let’s all unite and support local during this time.


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About The Author: Bianca Bunge

I am a Cape Town based Travel Blogger & aspiring writer. Travelling is the ULTIMATE joy, it allows us to lose ourselves & find ourselves all at the same time, is there anything better than that? PURE BLISS!! And being a Travel Blogger allows me to share my love of travelling, especially my LOVE of Cape Town, with all of you. The Mother City truly did steal my heart, and perhaps she'll steal yours too! I also love the ocean, going on adventures & wine, I REALLY love wine! Join me on my mission to discover EVERY little bit of Cape Town, and what a glorious adventure it will be!
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