Friday 1 August, all day, worldwide
On the first Friday in August (1 August), pubs, bars and breweries all over the world are the place to be. There aren’t a lot of things the whole world agrees on, but enjoying beer is one of them. So let’s all raise a pint this August 1st to beer, a drink that brings the world together.
Where to go in Cape Town? Try these beer haunts out for size:
Situated at the foot of Devil’s Peak, The Taproom is an inviting pub and restaurant that showcases the latest creations from Devil’s Peak Brewing Company. Enjoy a craft beer and food pairing board, or simply relax with a pint while enjoying the beautiful mountain views.
Contact +27 21 200 5818, www.devilspeakbrewing.co.za/taproom
The Beer House
With a – literal – selection of 99 bottles of beer on the wall, you’re certainly spoilt for choice. Relax in this contemporary beer hall with beer from around the wall.
Contact +27 21 424 3370, www.beerhouse.co.za
The Wembley Tap
Situated in Wembley Square, Wembley Tap boasts a range of craft beer and ciders on tap, from South Africa and abroad. Feast with friends on a selection of handcrafted pizzas with freshly sourced ingredients.
Contact +27 21 300 0946, www.wembleytap.co.za
Mitchell’s Scottish Ale House
This English-style pub at the V&A Waterfront is going to be pulling out all the stops to make International Beer day one to remember (or forget). Pair a pint with one of their bar baskets for ultimate enjoyment.
Contact +27 21 419 5074, www.mitchells-ale-house.com