Relax With Dax Blog

Sandbar review

Sandbar review

One of the many things I like about Cape Town is that we can enjoy the prime spots without paying a massive premium. Eating in Camps Bay is an example of this, if you...

Fsh review

Fsh review

A while ago I reviewed Winesense in Kalk Bay. I quite enjoyed my visit but it seems they didn’t have that ‘X’ factor that separates the successful restaurants from the unsuccessful. They have closed...

Cafe Royale review

Cafe Royale review

You may be surprised that I have not reviewed Royale Eatery before now, believe me, I’m as surprised. I’ve eaten at Royale many times over the years and will continue to do so. It’s...

Litter bugs – one species that should become extinct

Litter bugs – one species that should become extinct

I love my beautiful city and few things enrage me more than seeing someone littering in it. These are the sorts of scenarios I see way too often: Scenario 1: You pull up at...

Poll change: from tipping to booking

Poll change: from tipping to booking

I’ve closed the tipping poll, just as it was about to hit 200 votes. It’s nice to see the responses to the polls increasing over time, the more votes, the more meaningful the results....

The Food Barn review

The Food Barn review

My dinner at The Food Barn has restored my faith in food. It’s been a while since I’ve been genuinely excited about a meal and I’ve missed the feeling. The Food Barn has undergone a...

C’est La Vie review

C’est La Vie review

I definitely like restaurants that make their own bread. Apart from having fresh, extraordinary bread with the meal, it seems to create an ambiance and show a commitment to the art of producing serving...

Airstream Trailer Park at the Grand Daddy Hotel

Airstream Trailer Park at the Grand Daddy Hotel

One of the things I like about Cape Town is that the people here are always pushing the envelope, coming up with new ideas and pouring their heart and soul into them to make...

Panama Jack’s review

Panama Jack’s review

I haven’t been to Panama Jack’s in quite a while; several years in fact. There was a good reason for that, I remember not being impressed with the high prices and average food. I...

Pythonesque review

Pythonesque review

I was a bit surprised to find myself back at the Theatre on the Bay so soon. I’m quite selective about which plays I watch so after seeing Not The Midnight Mass recently, I...