Amazing Year End Function Venues in Cape Town

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We’re counting down the remaining weeks in 2021 and there aren’t many left! Before you sail off into the sunset on some much-needed leave, bid farewell to your awesome co-workers in style by booking your office shindig at one of these year-end function venues in Cape Town. We’ve included restaurants and bars ranging from fancy to casual and relaxed. Depending on your budget and the size of your party, we’ve got you covered.

Formal & Intimate Function Venues

If you’re looking to splash out on an intimate lunch or dinner at the end of the year, we suggest one of these lush establishments.


Expect the unexpected at Salsify. Situated in the historic Roundhouse building, Salsify promises not only a delicious and enjoyable meal, but an experience of nuanced flavours and culinary technique.

Our recommendation: The 7-course Spring menu.
Contact: Email or phone  021 010 6444

TRYN at Steenberg

TRYN at Steenberg is a stunning and sophisticated venue for your year-end function.  Expect delicious cuisine with influences of the Cape in one of the southern suburb’s most beautiful settings.

Our recommendation: Their seafood dishes are exceptional.
087 357 0637 or email.

Casa Labia

Take a trip to 18th century Venice at Casa Labia. With unparalleled views of the Atlantic Ocean, Casa Labia is truly a treat. You can hire out separate rooms depending on the occasion and size of your party.

Our recommendation: Hire out the dining room (10-30 guest capacity) for a special, intimate meal.
Contact: Email or phone 021 1280 3119


Year-End Function Venues in Cape TownExperience a feast for the eyes and the palate at Constantia’s most tasteful culinary destination. Dine out on modern Italian cuisine alongside an impressive collection of sought-after artworks by some of SA’s most prolific artists.

Our recommendation: Start off with their zucchini fritti — a classic!
Contact: 021 795 6313 or email

Belly of the Beast

A truly unique experience, Belly of the Beast promises you something different and delicious. They do not have set menus or a set amount of courses, all you do is show up and trust that you’ll receive something delicious and you most definitely will.

Our recommendation: Since we can’t tell you what you’ll be experiencing, we recommend you keep an open mind, sit back and enjoy!
Book via Dineplan

Pot Luck Club

The Pot Luck Club offers a special intimate dining experience of artfully crafted small plates perfect for sharing. They offer both lunch and dinner services or a brunch service on Sundays.

Our recommendations: We’ve only heard good things about their fish sliders!
Phone o21 447 0804 or book via Dineplan

The Black Sheep

One of Kloof Street’s stalwart restaurants, The Black Sheep promises delicious seasonal dishes, cooked impeccably.

Our recommendation:  They’ve perfected the fried chicken burger. 
Email or phone 021 426 2661

Lily’s – Mouille Point

Breeze into Mouille Point’s neighbourhood ‘happy place’ for uncomplicated fare served fresh in a fashion-forward, friendly setting that never takes itself too seriously. Lily’s is stylish and contemporary with a great menu to choose from.

Good to Know: Delicious food and an uncompromised view of the Atlantic.
Contact: 079 511 4638 or email

Casual Function Venues in Cape Town

If you’re looking for somewhere more easy-going and relaxed that accommodates a larger group of people, these spots guarantee a good time.


ëlgr delivers a memorable dining experience in a comfortable and relaxed setting. Their outdoor bar area is perfect for a relaxed evening of unwinding and celebrating the end of the year.

Our recommendations: Their woodfired pizzas are a marvel and offer unusual, yet delicious flavour combinations.
Contact: Email or book via Dineplan

The Grand Pavilion

The Grand Pavilion is the perfect spot for a year-end bash.  With its gorgeous views of the Atlantic and prime position for a picturesque Capetonian sunset, this venue is guaranteed to make you feel on holiday.

Our recommendations: For a more swanky affair, Harry’s Bar is the place.
Contact: Email or phone 021 206 6360 | Instagram | Facebook

The Lawns at The Roundhouse

Enjoy beautiful views of Camps Bay at this all-day, any-occasion restaurant. Perfect for long, lingering Summer lunches! Venue hire is available if you are a bigger party or book one of their picnic spots for a more intimate affair.

Our recommendations: Their woodfired pizzas are perfect for a relaxed lunch.
Contact: Various options available to book via their website or phone 021 438 4347 for further enquiry.

La Parada

year end eventsLa Parada offers tapas born from Spanish heritage but curated for the South African palate. Their set function menu allows you you to sit back, relax and enjoy delicious tapas without the hassle of ordering for the table.

Our recommendation: The cauliflower popcorn is to die for!
Contact: Bree Street:021 426 0330 | Constantia Nek: 021 795 0620 V&A Waterfront:021 422 0866 

The Athletic Club & Social

If your year-end function is bound to end with a boogie, The Athletic Club & Social is for you. With incredible sharing plates and tapas, you can start your evening in the dining room and migrate upstairs for a post-dinner cocktail and boogie.

Our recommendation: Their espresso martinis are the best in town!
Contact: Whatsapp 0840875566 for bookings or enquiries

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Kloof Street House

Cape Town restaurants with fireplacesKloof Street house is one of those dreamy restaurants you can visit for any occasion. The simple, French-inspired menu will have something for everyone. The decor is opulent, making it great for a special occasion.

Our recommendation: One of their signature cocktails will start the party.
Contact: Phone 021 423 4413 to book or email

Tigers Milk (Various locations)

year end eventsImagine kicking back, sipping on an ice-cold Part Wolf or Tiger’s Milk Lager, eating some gourmet goodness and soaking up the vibe with some solid tunes and even better company. That’s the Tiger’s life – good vibes only.

Our recommendation: You can’t go wrong with their burgers — delicious!
Contact: Muizenberg: 021 788 1860 | Long Street: 021 422 3556 | Century City: 021 286 2191 | Claremont: 021 671 1296 | Stellenbosch: 021 883 2431  | Kloof Street: 021 286 2209 | Camps Bay: 021 422 0866

Deus Ex Machina

Deus Ex Machina in Hout Bay offers plenty of space for a festive lunch party while enjoying delicious food and great beers. There is a cocktail bar, restaurant and bakery with plenty of inside and outside space.

Our recommendations: Their gourmet sandos are a treat.
Phone 021 569 0625

Function Venues Outside of Cape Town

It’s always special to make a day of it! Hire a shuttle and take your staff out to the winelands for a special lunch or picnic.

Grande Provence (Franschhoek)

Year-End Function Venues in Cape Town Grande-Provence-Jonkershuis-Booking your year-end function in Franschhoek ensures a stunning day out in the Winelands. At Grande Provence, you’ll experience gorgeous surroundings, excellent wine and fine dining food. Choose from their set menus for your office function.

Good to know: Stunning garden and vineyard surroundings dotted with artworks.
via email.

Greenhouse at Babylonstoren

Make a day of it and take your staff for a walk around Babylonstoren’s beautiful gardens. After, settle at the Greenhouse for a fresh lunch of all the best seasonal produce the garden has to offer. Group bookings are available with a 50% deposit. A memorable experience awaits!

Our recommendation: Make time for a leisurely stroll around the gardens — they truly are a marvel.
Contact: Email

Vadas Smokehouse

Vadas has several excellent corporate and company event venues to round off your year, celebrate your achievements as a business, and say thanks to your staff. For groups larger than 10, food is served ‘family style’ on platters to encourage sharing and easy conversation.

For parties of 20 guests or more, clients are welcome to pre-order from our á la carte menu 48 hours in advance, or select a set menu for the evening.

Good to know: Their pasteis de nata are out of this world.
Email or phone 021 809 1137

The Werf Picnics at Boschendal

Celebrate the summer with an outdoor picnic of the best available seasonal and ethically sourced ingredients, as and locally made artisanal goods.  Guests receive a basket filled with delicious, eats and treats-ready to share  in one of the most picturesque wineland settings.

Good to know: Vegan options are available.

The Table at De Meye

Always a treat, The Table at De Meye not only offers beautiful scenery, but exceptional farm-to-table food served family style. If you’re looking to take your staff out of the city for a delightful culinary experience, this is the place.

Our recommendation: It’s worth the Uber trip, the De Meye wines are delicious.
Contact: Book via Dineplan or phone 072 696 0530

Hamm & Uys

Duo Johnny Hamman and Marais Uys offer South African heritage food with an international flair at their Stellenbosch restaurant. Open for lunch from Wednesday to Sunday, Hamm & Uys is a perfect place to take a small group that deserve a treat.

Our recommendations: The Bread, Milk & Honey cheeseboard is an absolute treat for dessert
Contact: Email or Whatsapp 066 495 0270

Flavours at Devon Valley

Flavours at Devon Valley Hotel is one of the winelands most celebrated destinations. Expect authentic, contemporary Cape cuisine in a picturesque setting. Ideal for small or larger gatherings, Flavours is the perfect day out.

Our recommendations: Don’t leave without trying their Hazelnut Crème Brûlée
Contact: Email or phone 021 865 2012

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