Essential Delivery Services: The CPT Lockdown List You’ve Been Waiting For

Words: Katrina Rose Wind

*This post will be continuously updated to add or remove suppliers. 

Supermarkets and pharmacies are still operational during the lockdown and most are delivering products to your door, but did you know that there are heaps of specialised stores that offer delivery of their products. We’ve come up with a list of essential delivery services that are delivering everything under the sun, from meal deliveries to fresh bread to vegetable boxes and fish. Don’t forget that in these hard times it’s important to continue your support of local small businesses.


Coco Safar

About: Delivering specialty coffee straight to your door.
Product: Premium, oxygen-tight compostable coffee or rooibos capsules, or bag of beans available in 250g or 1kg)
Contact: 082 055 5721 or


About: Delivering coffee pods to your door.
Products: Organic coffee pods
Contact: +27 (60) 628-9213 | |

Cape Coffee Beans

About: Delivering your favourite coffee beans to your door once a week.
Products: Origin, Bean There, Hazz, Legado, The Portland Project, Quaffee, Rosetta, Tribe Coffee, Truth.

Rosetta Roastery

About: Delivering coffee beans to your door. Limited delivery of coffee, order by 4pm Monday for Tuesday delivery.
Products: Rosetta coffee beans


Doorstep Dairyman

About: Fresh dairy delivered to your door, in the southern suburbs only.
Products: Butter, yoghurt, cheese, milk, honey. Offering other groceries such as desserts, pies and more.
Contact 064 757 9142,


Essential Delivery Services


About: This essential delivery service is delivering fresh seafood from small fisheries in Cape Town via their app.
Products: Fresh fish

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Caught Online

About: Fresh fish delivered to your door.
Products: Shellfish, fish, smoked and cured fish, crumbed fish, sauces, and more.
Contact: 071 111 9074 or 083 937 3163

Ocean Jewls

About: Ocean Jewels will never sell fish on the SASSI red list and only sell fish from licensed commercial fisherman.
Products: Full range of frozen seafood, fresh seafood, and  smoked fish available. Other products include, frozen berries, butter, eggs, cheese free range chicken and bread.

General Groceries

Essential Delivery Services

Buy Fresh

About: Groceries delivered to your home.
Products: Snacks, baking supplies, organic produce, fish, bread, dairy, meat, deli meats
Contact 021 286 6840,

Daily Goods ZA

About: The Daily Goods store is still operating during lockdown, they are also delivering to your door.
Products: Natural & organic groceries and other household essentials in package free deliveries.

Cool Bananas

About: Online grocer and delivery service that skips the middleman. Delivering to all areas in Cape Town.
Products: Dairy products, grains, veggies, fruit, herbs and more.
Contact 021 511 8054,

Faithful to Nature

About: This essential delivery service delivers eco-friendly,  and sustainable organic products.
Products: Organic 
food, pantry staples, health care, household cleaning supplies and more.
Contact 021 785 3268,

Grafted Organic

About: Fresh organic produce delivery service.
Products: Free-range meat, dairy products, breads, fruit and veggies, grains.
Contact: WhatsApp 081 780 4618

Granadilla Eats

About: Previously known as a swimwear brand, Granadilla has expanded its offering during the lockdown to deliver fresh food to your door and has made themselves an essential delivery service.
Products: Pasta, fresh fruit, vegetable boxes, bread, sauces, kombucha and more.

Lekke Fresh

About: Farm-fresh produce delivered to your door weekly.
 Delivery is only available in Stellenbosch and Somerset West areas.
Products: Vegetable and meat boxes, fresh-baked bread, and dairy products.
Contact WhatsApp 083 602 0100,

Metro Organics

About: Local organic produce delivered to your home.
Products: Free-range meat, fruit, vegetables, eggs.
Contact: 066 251 3394,



About: Delivering all the delicious NOMU products to your door.
Products: Spices, hot chocolates, baking kits, cocoa, vanilla and much much more.
Contact: order via their website


About: Order from the online store or the app. You can choose from a variety of local shops for delivery from this essential delivery service.
Products: Essential products from Food Lovers, Woolworths, Jacksons, Pick n Pay, Clicks, and DisChem
Contact: 087 701 6725,

Organic Zone

About: The Lakeside and Rondebosch stores are open during lockdown but are doing home deliveries.
Products: Variety of sustainable products, baked goods, fruits, veggies, dairy products, ready-made meals, cleaning products, and more.
Contact: Whatsapp 067 760 3486,

Pumpkin Patch

About: Refrigerated home-delivery service of groceries to all over Cape Town. From Stellenbosch, Somerset West, Strand, Kuilsriver, Paarl, Brackenfell, Durbanville and the Southern suburbs.
Products: Dried fruit and nuts, mushrooms, fruit, vegetables, bread, muesli, eggs and other groceries.
Contact 021 882 8161, 066 026 6693,

Raw Nutrition

About: Fresh produce and dry goods delivered to your door.
Products: Fresh vegetables and fruit, eggs, rice, pasta and more.
Contact 021 551 9705,

The GreenHouse Grocer

About: Frozen meals, dry goods, fresh produce and more to your door.
Products: Pantry items, dairy products, fruit and veggies, bread, and frozen meals.
Contact or


Yebo Fresh

About: This essential delivery service is delivering popular groceries straight into areas that are generally unserved by most formal retailers.
Products: Household items, frozen foods, toiletries, poultry and fish, fruit and vegetables, dry goods, meat (including halaal options).
Contact WhatsApp 078 588 4834


About: Changing from their typical restaurant takeaway format to an essential delivery service.
Products: From frozen meals to toiletries, household goods to vitamins.
Contact: UberEats App

Meat Delivery Services

Essential Delivery Services

Fensham’s Chicken

About: Free-range chicken delivered to your door.
 Delivery is mainly within the Southern Peninsula, however, for large orders they will deliver to Cape Town.
Products: whole chickens and various chicken cuts.
Contact 078 168 5349,


Frankie Fenner Meat Merchants

About: Frankie Fenner delivers sustainable and ethically sourced meat products. Their stores remain open during lockdown but offer delivery as well.
Products: Chicken, pork, lamb, beef and other products, such as sauces and jam.
Contact: 081 316 9251,

Meat the Butcher

About: The shop is still open, and deliveries are available too. If demand is high, your products will be delivered the following day.
Products: Cuts of pork, steak, ribs and lamb.
062 942 6909,

Bill Riley Meat

About: Delivering 50 years of meat expertise to your home.
Products: Everyday essentials to premium hand-selected meat cuts.
Contact: 021 511 5522,,

Sacks Butchery

About: Top quality meats to the catering industry as well as to household kitchens.
Products: Beef, lamb, biltong, duck, game meat and more
Contact: 021 701 8885

Meal deliveries/Care Packages

Daily Dish

About: Available to deliver weekly boxes to your door.
Products: Pre-packaged dinner boxes with ingredients for meals for one, two or four people. Carb-conscious and vegetarian options are available.
Contact: 021 200 5923,

Dalebrook Café/ Chardonnay Deli

About: Groceries, fresh food and ready-made meals available for delivery to your door.
Products: Bread, fresh fruit and vegetables, pies, quiches, homemade meals, meat, dairy and dry goods.
083 326 0184,


About: Health-focused meals.
Products: Meal plans include vegan, vegetarian and weight-loss programmes, as well as healthy kids’ meals.
Contact: 011 791 5802, WhatsApp 065 877 5877,

Freedom Foods Country Kitchen

About: Family business delivering home-cooked gourmet meals.
Products: From pasta and cottage pie to stroganoff and schnitzel, including vegan, vegetarian and healthy kids’ meals, too.
Contact: 021 785 7199,

Fresch Online

About: Organic and gluten-free meals to your home. Get R50 off your first order.
Products: A range of dry goods, baking kits and snack packs in ordering to continue clean eating.
Contact: 071 707 9544,

La Cuccina

About: The restaurant and deli part of the business may be closed, but La Cuccina is continuing its delivery service.
Products: A variety of meal options such as vegan and vegetarian, as well as pasta, chicken and meat meals. Sides are also available for order.
Contact: 065 965 5220,

Macro Mixes

About: An online health shop delivering breakfasts, snacks and quick bakes.
Products: high protein, sugar-free and calorie-controlled baking premixes and porridge.
Contact: 079 910 2088,

Raw Catering Co

About: Nutritious frozen meals delivered to your door on Fridays.
 Delivery is only available in the Cape Town area.
Products: Ready-made frozen meals, kids’ meals, bread and other baked goods.
Contact: 021 286 2236,


About: Dinner-kit delivery service equipped with recipes. Caters for one to four people; two to four meals per week.
 Currently prioritising existing customers, which means new customers won’t be able to place orders this week.
Products: Select a meal plan from vegetarian, healthy-eating and easy-to-make categories.
Contact: 021 447 4424,

Sepial’s Kitchen

About: Now delivering Asian flavours to your door. Orders are delivered in biodegradable plastic bags and sanitised.
Products: Menu changes weekly but expect the best North East Asian cuisine.
Contact: Order here


About: Pioneers of locally-produced goods created with the health of your body and the earth in mind.
Products: Healthy smoothies, juices and snack packs for this trying time.
Contact: Order

We Are Food

About: A proudly South African business, providing marvellous home-style meals for your freezer. Deliveries to KZN, Gauteng & WC.
Products: Nutritious ready-made meals with vegan and vegetarian options.
Contact: Order online


About: Changing from their typical restaurant takeaway format to an essential delivery service.
Products: You can now get healthy Kauai frozen meals and ingredients delivered during lockdown.
Contact: Download Mr. D app

My Food Fairy

About: Ready made frozen meals. All the dishes are made from scratch by a chef using top quality ingredients (including free range, pasture fed meat) Delivering to Atlantic Seaboard, City Bowl, Constantia, Southern Suburbs, Northern Suburbs.
Products: chicken, meat, fish, vegetarian, and vegan dishes.
Contact: Whatsapp 083 882 6763 or look online

Pantry Staples

Essential Delivery Services

Italian Deli Online

About: Authentic Italian products delivered to your door.
Products: A variety of products such as pasta and flour, olive oil, canned foods, coffee, biscuits and beverages.
Contact: 021 422 1226, or

Reap Co

About: Straight from the harvest, Reap Co is a sustainable waste-free, zero-plastic delivery service.
Products: Fresh produce and pantry essentials.
Contact: WhatsApp 061 405 2976 to receive the order link and follow the prompts.


Vida Life

About: Delivery of wellness products and supplements.
Products: Essentials such as specific organic food items, health supplements, herbal medicines and personal-care and hygiene products are available.
Contact: 082 602 4730,


About: A variety of groceries delivered to your door.
Products: Pantry staples including pasta, oil, spices, spreads, sauces, baking mixes, health products, and cleaning supplies.Contact: 021 702 4969,

Wild Peacock Products

About: This fine food provider is also now delivering essentials such as milk, coffee and even hand sanitiser.
Chicken, artisanal cheese and artichokes are on the extensive list.
Contact: WhatsApp 079 847 3450,

Yuppiechef and Wild Peacock have also partnered up to bring you 3 beautifully curated boxes for delivery during lockdown. The boxes include a range of items including fresh bread, charcuterie, cheeses, seafood, condiments and more. These boxes are great to stock up on specialty pantry items and will also make for an amazing gift or even a selection of things for a celebration spoil happening during lockdown. Check them out here

Thank Goodness Foods

About: Decadent healthy snacks, check their Instagram page for weekly specials/boxes. Orders over R300 delivery will be free.
Products: Wholesomely delicious gluten, refined sugar-free and vegan foods and beverages.
Contact: Order form here



About: They produce sweet treats and pantry staples.
Products: Homemade bread, pasta, sweet treats and pantry staples.


Simply Granola

About: A conscious selection of good-for-you ingredients in their granola that promise greatness with every mouthful.
Products: Granola, honey, snack packs and more.
Contact: 071-402-6744

Grumpy & Runt

About: Delivering groceries, deli products, and sandwiches to your door.
Products: Veggie and fruit boxes, New York style plant-based deli sandwiches, bagels, donuts & deli items.
Contact: Whatsapp 0766775979 ,


The Kate Tin

About: Chocolate deliveries to your door.
Products: Chocolate and baking items.


About: From the kitchen at Villa 47 to your dinner table, Rialto Foods is offering deliveries to your door.
Products:  pasta, cheese, cured Italian meats, tinned items, and so much more. They are also sharing recipes on their Instagram page.
Contact: Call 021 555 2160 or email

Check their website for price list:


About: Delivering a wide variety of offerings, in CPT only.
Products: Fresh veggie and fruit boxes, staples boxes (bread, eggs, yoghurt, cheese, etc) free range meat, also delivering dinner boxes with all the ingredients and recipe set up for you to cook.
Contact: Whatsapp 0721920130



About: Delivering organic corn products to your door. Delivering nationwide.
Products: Corn Chips and Tortillas.
Contact: Website to order


About: Importers and distributors of premium Fine Foods. Delivering to Atlantic Seaboard, Central Cape Town, Southern Suburbs, Durbanville, Stellenbosch, Somerset West, Franschhoek & Paarl.
Products: Selling premium meats, pantry staples, dine-in boxes like pizza, salmon & bagel boxes, charcuterie boxes and more.
Contact: Order online at

Essential Fruit & Veggies Delivery Services

Some Thyme

About: Fresh produce and eggs delivered to your door.
Products: Vegetables, fruit, herbs and eggs.
Contact: 021 534 0290

Terra Madre

About: Essential deliveries of organic fruit and vegetables from this Elgin farm to Elgin, Somerset West, Stellenbosch, Cape Town and surrounds.
Products: Cold-pressed juices and artisanal products are also available
Contact: 021 848 9626, 082 328 1346,


Those Who Harvest

About: A weekly produce delivery to complement your home cooking.
Products: Offerings Standard boxes (1 – 2 people) or large boxes (2 – 4 people) with fresh fruit and vegetables.
Contact: 081 0311 729,


Valota Farming

About: Fresh produce and weekly menu ideas and recipes too.
Products: Farm fresh, gourmet vegetable packs.
Contact: 072 504 8519,


Greeny’s Fruit & Veg

About: Suppliers of local fruit & veg straight from the source.
Products: Organic, farm fresh and high quality ingredients to make that next meal that much better.
Contact: 071 6896271,


Just Fruit & Veg

About: Delivering the freshest veggies and fruit to your door. R250 minimum order, no delivery fee
Products: Fruit and veggies
Contact: Whatsapp 0827792854 and they will send you a price and product list.

Shop 2 You

About: Produce sourced from local farms and carefully selected suppliers delivered to your door.
Products: Fruit and vegetables.
Contact 082 432 9816,


About: Online shop where you can buy all your frozen foods and health products.
Products: frozen fruit – perfect for smoothies, pasta, popsicles, milk.
Contact: 021 851 5166

Bread Delivery

Coco Safar

About: A French-style cafe that has a in house bakery and patisserie.
Products: A selection of premium artisanal breads, viennoiserie, coffee and tea.
Contact: Order for delivery 082 055-5721 and see the range on


Loaves by Madame Baker

About: This bakery is delivering to your door. You can also purchase a baking class voucher during this time to support them.
Products: Freshly baked artisanal bread, such as ciabatta, rye, sourdough and seed loaf. Croissants, marmalade, milk, butter and eggs are also available.
Contact: 081 046 6664,


Vadas Smokehouse

About: Fresh bread and delicious desserts. Only delivering to northern and southern suburbs.
Products: Sourdough, croissants, pasteis de nata, hot cross buns.
Contact: 0795994713,

Bentleys Bread Co

About: Popular Seapoint bakery
Products: Sourdough, banana bread, chocolate chips, at home baking kits, ciabatta, burger buns, and more.


Pet Food

Pet Plus

About: Their chain of Vet stores that are operational and are also delivering all your pet needs to your door.
Products: Pet food and medicine for cats, dogs, small pets, birds, etc.
Contact: Order online at

The Dog Food App

About: This convenient app allows you to select your dog’s favourite food, which is then delivered straight to your home.
Products: Field & Forest, Hills, Acana, Eukanuba, Orijen, Royal Canin, Vet’s Choice, and Orijen
Contact: Order straight from the app here.


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One comment

  1. Hi, UCOOK have teamed up with OZCF to do Farm Box Deliveries. Excellent way to support the farmers who supply that market.

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