Best schools in Cape Town

Check out the top schools in Cape Town, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Origin Cofee Roasting
1. Origin Cofee Roasting
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45 local reviews
28 Hudson Street, Cape Town
Open now
021 421 1000
Establishment
Chregan
Laid-back cafe and barista school in artisan producer's historic brick warehouse and courtyard.
charles+carol
The Best Coffee in town! ? Origin headquarters, do go upstairs and check out the Barista school.
Chregan
Laid-back cafe and barista school in artisan producer's historic brick warehouse and courtyard.
1. Origin Cofee Roasting
1. Origin Cofee Roasting
host-0host-1host-2
45 local reviews
28 Hudson Street, Cape Town
Open now
021 421 1000
Chregan
Chregan
Laid-back cafe and barista school in artisan producer's historic brick warehouse and courtyard.
charles+carol
charles+carol
The Best Coffee in town! ? Origin headquarters, do go upstairs and check out the Barista school.
Chregan
Chregan
Laid-back cafe and barista school in artisan producer's historic brick warehouse and courtyard.
2. Muizenberg
2. Muizenberg
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40 local reviews
Muizenberg, Cape Town
SublocalityPolitical
Maeve
Best place to learn to surf. There are lots of surf schools to get you going. Try the Surf Emporium and after …
Guy
The sea this side of the peninsular is much warmer than the other side. Muizenberg has shallow waters with goo…
Maeve
Best place to learn to surf. There are lots of surf schools to get you going. Try the Surf Emporium and after …
2. Muizenberg
2. Muizenberg
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40 local reviews
Muizenberg, Cape Town
Maeve
Maeve
Best place to learn to surf. There are lots of surf schools to get you going. Try the Surf Emporium and after there are loads of great resta…
Guy
Guy
The sea this side of the peninsular is much warmer than the other side. Muizenberg has shallow waters with good, consistent waves, making it…
Maeve
Maeve
Best place to learn to surf. There are lots of surf schools to get you going. Try the Surf Emporium and after there are loads of great resta…
3. Delos At The Old St Mary's School
3. Delos At The Old St Mary's School
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3 local reviews
181 Albert Road, Cape Town
Open now
021 447 5739
Home goods storeStoreEstablishment
Familio - ilze
Antiques, Vintage, Massive pieces, Iron and Steelworks, Collectors Item in the Old St Mary's School. Fantastic…
Dale
A visual / aesthetic / sensory delight! Do yourself a favour and visit this unique emporium set in an old chur…
Andrew
A visual / aesthetic / sensory delight! Do yourself a favour and visit this unique emporium set in an old chur…
3. Delos At The Old St Mary's School
3. Delos At The Old St Mary's School
host-0host-1host-2
3 local reviews
181 Albert Road, Cape Town
Open now
021 447 5739
Familio - ilze
Familio - ilze
Antiques, Vintage, Massive pieces, Iron and Steelworks, Collectors Item in the Old St Mary's School. Fantastic Finds. Very heavy and pricy b…
Dale
Dale
A visual / aesthetic / sensory delight! Do yourself a favour and visit this unique emporium set in an old church & school, showing both anti…
Andrew
Andrew
A visual / aesthetic / sensory delight! Do yourself a favour and visit this unique emporium set in an old church & school, showing both anti…
4. La Perla Restaurant
4. La Perla Restaurant
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51 local reviews
Beach Road, Cape Town
Open now
021 439 9538
Establishment
Marzaan
Old school Sea Point favorite with great sea food. Best enjoyed sitting outside on a warm evening. On the mo…
Dale
Upmarket old school Italian, it's a Cape Town classic. Worth treating yourself to a great meal just off the pr…
Andrew
Upmarket, old school Italian, it's a Cape Town classic. Treat yourself to sundowners and a great meal overlook…
4. La Perla Restaurant
4. La Perla Restaurant
host-0host-1host-2
51 local reviews
Beach Road, Cape Town
Open now
021 439 9538
Marzaan
Marzaan
Old school Sea Point favorite with great sea food. Best enjoyed sitting outside on a warm evening. On the more expensive side of things.
Dale
Dale
Upmarket old school Italian, it's a Cape Town classic. Worth treating yourself to a great meal just off the promenade. Also great for drinks…
Andrew
Andrew
Upmarket, old school Italian, it's a Cape Town classic. Treat yourself to sundowners and a great meal overlooking the Promenade.
5. Labia Theatre
5. Labia Theatre
host-0host-1host-2
85 local reviews
68 Orange St, Cape Town
021 424 5927
Movie theaterEstablishment
Avenia
Old school cinema where you can relax, sip a drink from the bar and watch a movie! It has a cosy coffee bar, a…
Deborah
This is an old school movie theatre - quite a fun experience. They also sell wine and other snacks that you c…
Guy
My favourite cinema - very old school, shows mainly art movies. Grab your favourite drink at the bar and take …
5. Labia Theatre
5. Labia Theatre
host-0host-1host-2
85 local reviews
68 Orange St, Cape Town
021 424 5927
Avenia
Avenia
Old school cinema where you can relax, sip a drink from the bar and watch a movie! It has a cosy coffee bar, an outside terrace, and cocktai…
Deborah
Deborah
This is an old school movie theatre - quite a fun experience. They also sell wine and other snacks that you can take into the cinema. They…
Guy
Guy
My favourite cinema - very old school, shows mainly art movies. Grab your favourite drink at the bar and take it in with you to the movie. V…
6. The House of Machines
6. The House of Machines
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39 local reviews
84 Shortmarket St, Cape Town
Open now
021 426 1400
CafeFoodEstablishment
Amy & Luke
Coffee shop by day, bar by night. Undoubtedly the best coffee in Cape Town. At night, expect old school rock…
Robin
Its hard to find a cooler joint in the city especially for those cafe racer types. Excellent bespoke and uniqu…
Isabela
A great motorcycle-themed dive bar in Cape Town, right next to the speakeasy Outrage of Modesty. I love this …
6. The House of Machines
6. The House of Machines
host-0host-1host-2
39 local reviews
84 Shortmarket St, Cape Town
Open now
021 426 1400
Amy & Luke
Amy & Luke
Coffee shop by day, bar by night. Undoubtedly the best coffee in Cape Town. At night, expect old school rock & roll, live music and cockta…
Robin
Robin
Its hard to find a cooler joint in the city especially for those cafe racer types. Excellent bespoke and unique selection of cocktails and b…
Isabela
Isabela
A great motorcycle-themed dive bar in Cape Town, right next to the speakeasy Outrage of Modesty. I love this place for the great music, nic…
7. Aces 'n Spades
7. Aces 'n Spades
host-0host-1host-2
31 local reviews
62 Hout St, Cape Town
Closed now
073 426 9700
BarEstablishment
Chregan
Aces n Spades Bar (formally Boo Radley's) is a bar in the centre of town. It's got an old school flair, the ba…
Chregan
Aces n Spades Bar (formally Boo Radley's) is a bar in the centre of town. It's got an old school flair, the ba…
Chregan
Aces n Spades Bar (formally Boo Radley's) is a bar in the centre of town. It's got an old school flair, the ba…
7. Aces 'n Spades
7. Aces 'n Spades
host-0host-1host-2
31 local reviews
62 Hout St, Cape Town
Closed now
073 426 9700
Chregan
Chregan
Aces n Spades Bar (formally Boo Radley's) is a bar in the centre of town. It's got an old school flair, the bar is long and there is a dance…
Chregan
Chregan
Aces n Spades Bar (formally Boo Radley's) is a bar in the centre of town. It's got an old school flair, the bar is long and there is a dance…
Chregan
Chregan
Aces n Spades Bar (formally Boo Radley's) is a bar in the centre of town. It's got an old school flair, the bar is long and there is a dance…
8. Green Point Park
8. Green Point Park
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93 local reviews
ParkEstablishment
George
The stadium is home to Green Point Park; a little piece of paradise in the middle of the Mother City. For a fu…
Okhela
A little piece of paradise in the middle of the Mother City. For a fun day out, school tours, family picnics, …
Kim
Fabulous park with outdoor gym, children's play and biodiversity section. Great for a walk or run.
8. Green Point Park
8. Green Point Park
host-0host-1host-2
93 local reviews
George
George
The stadium is home to Green Point Park; a little piece of paradise in the middle of the Mother City. For a fun day out, school tours, famil…
Okhela
Okhela
A little piece of paradise in the middle of the Mother City. For a fun day out, school tours, family picnics, children’s birthday parties, o…
Kim
Kim
Fabulous park with outdoor gym, children's play and biodiversity section. Great for a walk or run.
9. Muizenberg Beach
9. Muizenberg Beach
host-0host-1host-2
64 local reviews
Natural featureEstablishment
Karina
Surfing School and classes
Mike
Easily accessible surf beach ideal for beginners. Lots of schools and rental options.
Brendon
The famous Muizenberg Beach. Excellent surf (and surf schools if you are wanting to learn). Warmer waters. Gre…
9. Muizenberg Beach
9. Muizenberg Beach
host-0host-1host-2
64 local reviews
Karina
Karina
Surfing School and classes
Mike
Mike
Easily accessible surf beach ideal for beginners. Lots of schools and rental options.
Brendon
Brendon
The famous Muizenberg Beach. Excellent surf (and surf schools if you are wanting to learn). Warmer waters. Great cafes and restaurants on th…
10. The Village Idiot
10. The Village Idiot
host-0host-1host-2
48 local reviews
32 Loop St, Cape Town
Opening soon
BarPoint of interestEstablishment
Clara
Add this to your list. A massive restaurant/bar situated in an old school corner building, The Village Idiot c…
Jan & Stella
Good vibe, old school music
Frank
Challenge the rules of normality with The Village Idiot, a new, quirky restaurant and bar in Cape Town's city …
10. The Village Idiot
10. The Village Idiot
host-0host-1host-2
48 local reviews
32 Loop St, Cape Town
Opening soon
Clara
Clara
Add this to your list. A massive restaurant/bar situated in an old school corner building, The Village Idiot can get heaving. With a wrap-ar…
Jan & Stella
Jan & Stella
Good vibe, old school music
Frank
Frank
Challenge the rules of normality with The Village Idiot, a new, quirky restaurant and bar in Cape Town's city centre ideal for lunch, dinner…