Blakes Bar & Lounge is based on Buitengracht Street in Cape Town. The three storey landmark venue has recently been lavishly re-furbished and is open from 5pm – 2am Tuesdays - Saturdays. Be sure to stick around for cocktails in the vibey Kimono lounge, with some of Cape Town’s most respected DJ’s setting the mood Wednesday to Saturday nights from 9pm.
Blakes has 3 floors; Cocktail Bar, Dining and Late Night Lounge each with their own unique style and experience.
Long bar (1st level):
A cocktail bar with a dining area. The bar that is 12 metres long, seating up to 40 people. The food served is a fusion of French and Asian dishes.
Salon Privé (2nd level):
Exclusive member's area and offers exquisite views of Table Mountain, Lions Head and the City Bowl. It provides comfort and luxury while sipping on champagne, cognacs and whiskies.
Kimono and Persian Deck (Ground floor):
Late night lounge area, an ideal spot to party the night away. A sexy lounge groove vibe that has some of Cape Town's most popular DJs playing feel good beats, classic dance tracks and current club favorites.
Choose from the following:
Mac & cheese trio - mature cheddar, almond top; goat’s cheese, popcorn top; stout cheese, rye top
Salmon and dill fishcakes, mixed salad, tartare
Beer-battered kingklip, hand-cut chips and mushy peas
House made pork and apple sausages, colcannon mash, crispy leeks, onion jus
Roasted hanger steak with spiced butter, hand cut chips, slow roast garlic, onion rings
To share - roasted corn-fed chicken, smoked bacon, gratin dauphinoise, sauté spinach and red wine
Venison burger, mango & pineapple compote, brioche bun
Hazelnut brownie, honeycomb semi-fredo
Eton mess with balsamic macerated strawberries & meringue
Mini doughnuts with raspberry coulis and creme Anglaise
Tart citron with cream
Cheese with oat cakes
Tea, coffee and fudge
BLAKES, not just a restaurant but an all night experience!