August 1st

Hi dear friends, news from The Black Sheep headquarters… By popular demand we have decided with immediate effect to open on Monday nights!! … This means that by our children’s demand we’ll be forced to join most of Cape Town at the beach on Sundays…. So our new opening times as follow:

Mondays open for dinner from 18:30, Tuesdays to Saturdays open for lunch and dinner, Sundays closed. Thanks and see you soon!!!

Here tonight's menu:


Starters Zar

  • Fennel & celery soup w/ goats cheese & croutons 40
  • Roast tomato & onion soup w/ parmesan croutons 40
  • Pickled Beetroot w/ mustard dressing & a soft boiled egg 45
  • Harissa Roast Butternut Salad w/ hummus & cashew nuts 45
  • Heirloom Tomato salad w/ basil pesto, goats feta & croutons 45
  • Chicken liver pate w/ pickles & toast 45
  • Roast Pork Loin w/ capers, anchovies & tuna dressing 50
  • Sweetbreads w/ sauce gribiche & lemon 55
  • Grilled sardines w/ sprouting broccoli, boiled egg, chilli & anchovy dressing 55
  • Crisp asparagus & parmesan rolls 55
  • Rabbit rillettes w/ pickles and toast 55
  • Green bean & artichoke salad w/ parmesan, almonds & croutons 55
  • Smoked seared chilli squid w/ peas, potatoes & bacon vinaigrette 60


  • Roasted Polenta w/ wilted spinach, tomato ragout & ricotta 110
  • Cauliflower and gorgonzola suppli w/ spinach, cauliflower puree, parmesan and burnt butter 110
  • Hanger steak w/ thick cut chips, watercress radish salad & mustard dressing 120
  • 5 Spice Hoisin Pork Belly w/ poc choi, chinese cabbage & crackling 130
  • Roast kingklip w/ crushed potatoes, courgettes, aubergine puree & burnt caper butter 130
  • South Indian Santer coconut curry w/ rice and papadums 130
  • Chalmar Beef sirloin w/ fries & green peppercorn sauce 140
  • Roast pork shoulder w/ braised fennel, pink fir potatoes, olives & rosemary 140
  • Grilled Ostrich w/ braised red cabbage, roasted parsnips & quince preserve 140
  • Slow cooked lamb shank w/ mashed potatoes, bacon and waterblommetjies 150
  • Grilled Blesbok w/ wilted spinach, dauphinoise potatoes & sauce grand veneur 150
  • Grillade des mariniers du Rhone 150
  • Many many hours, very very slow Roast Shoulder of Lamb w/ root vegetables & new potatoes (this very special dish is for 6 and requires to be ordered 72 hours in advance) 700
  • 7 hrs Pot Roast Leg of Lamb larded w/ Bacon & garlic (this very special dish is for 6 and requires to be ordered 72 hours in advance) 800

Our menu is always in progress, while we update it daily around noon, feel free to give us a call to make absolutely sure we have your favourite dish on the menu today!

If you have that very special wine that is really close to your heart, you can't live without and we don't have it in our list you can bring it along and we'll add a corkage fee of R50 to your bill (one bottle per 4 people)

Please be awere that if there are 8 or more of you bunnies a discretionary 12% service gratuity will be added to your bill


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