Surviving bars to support

Like soaked wretches clinging to a life raft, these bars have made it off the sinking ship of South Africa’s lockdown levels five through three, but they’re still far from the safety of dry land.

Cape Town’s coolest cocktail bars

Cape Town isn’t called the Mother City for nothing. This is where South African – and African – trends are born, and the cocktail scene is no exception. Here’s what’s shaking down south: where to go, who to know and what to expect.