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Eat Like a Local Cape Town

62 Kloof Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 82 469 8088
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Fantastic way to see Cape Town!

We had a wonderful day exploring the streets and eateries of Cape Town. It really is the best way... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jessica M
Best Food Tour in Cape Town

I went to Cape Town for a weekend and as a foodie thought it would be a great idea to try a food... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Joanne D
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Eat, experience and explore. We believe food is the universal language that connects people and at Eat Like A Local - Cape Town, we are your ambassador to all things connected to Cape Town food. Want to discover how the locals eat and avoid the tourist traps? We will show you how to eat like a local while taking you on a tasty journey through the city's culture, heritage and rich wine history.
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62 Kloof Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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+27 82 469 8088
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful day exploring the streets and eateries of Cape Town. It really is the best way to see the city. Rupesh was very knowledgable and made the entire experience one to remember!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went to Cape Town for a weekend and as a foodie thought it would be a great idea to try a food tour in my own country. The food tour through the city bowl was an incredible eye opener. Rupesh, our tour guide was...More

1  Thank Joanne D
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

We did the City Bowl food tour a couple of weeks ago. We tried such a variety of food, wine and gin. All absolutely delicious! You also learn a lot about how the locals live in Cape Town; things you wouldn't notice by walking around...More

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Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

We (German couple, 29 years old) did the City Bowl foodtour with Rupesh just about a week ago on our first day in Cape Town and it was a total hit. Lucky for us we were the only participants that day and got to ask...More

2  Thank VanWa
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Reviewed 24 May 2018

Rupesh is a foodie, chef and all-around great guy. We booked a private tour with him and was amazed by the selection of different drinks, food and sights. He was extremely knowledgeable and has a great relationship with all the vendors who were all very...More

1  Thank zlimmerman
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Reviewed 19 May 2018

Cape Town has it’s very own Vegan Food Tour operated by one of the nicest humans you will ever meet, Rupesh Kassen. Rupesh is the owner and founder of Eat Like a Local, a company that provides curated walking tours through the Mother City. The...More

1  Thank Garth T
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79rupeshk, Owner at Eat Like a Local Cape Town, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

Wow. Thank you for such a detailed review. We love food and believe all aspect and lifestyles should be embraced and celebrated. Glad that the vegan tour exceeded your expectations.

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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

This was such a great experience to do on our first full day in cape town. You get a variety of items to try from such as coffee, beer, wine, ice cream and food. We were also provided with a lot of good tips that...More

1  Thank Rizniz
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

I was one of the first to try out the new vegan food tour offered by Eat like a local and I was completely blown away. As a vegan of 3 years living in Cape Town, I thought I knew all that Cape Town had...More

1  Thank jesskotlowitz
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Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

We loved our local food tour eating our way through Cape Town, with our two little kids no less. Our host Rupesh agreed to our special request to bring our kids(2 and 5) along on the private tour. What a wonderful experience! I must say...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2018

Whether you're a visitor or a local, treat yourself to Rupesh Kassan's very professional and highly entertaining introduction to Cape Town's buzzing food scene. It will be 4 hours well spent. Put on your walking shoes and come hungry, because you will be doing a...More

1  Thank Cecile le R
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79rupeshk, Owner at Eat Like a Local Cape Town, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2018

Thank you for the lovely review Cecile. I hope to see you again soon. Glad I can inspire the locals.

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BAL04605
15 May 2018|
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Response from 79rupeshk | Property representative |
Hi Trenton Are you asking about joining tomorrow’s tour ? Pls email me directly my details are on my website. I am unable to send it on trip advisor. We do have spots available. Rupesh
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hem177
14 May 2018|
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Response from 79rupeshk | Property representative |
Hi Debra. Thanks for your enquiry. We do have availability for the 7th of August. Please have a look at our website Eat like a local , for details of the tour and the booking process. The tour is about 4 hours and we stop... More
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hem177
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Response from 79rupeshk | Property representative |
Hi Debra. Thanks for your enquiry. We do have availability for the 7th of August. Please have a look at our website Eat like a local , for details of the tour and the booking process. The tour is about 4 hours and we stop... More
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