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South Africa’s Best Restaurant The Test Kitchen named “One to Watch” by San Pellegrino World’s 50 Best Restaurants

South Africa’s Test Kitchen by Luke Dale-Roberts received a special mention at the 2013 San Pellegrino World’s 50 Best Restaurants. Each year a “One to Watch” receives a special mention and Luke, who is no stranger to the awards, received this years mention for his work at “The Test Kitchen”. The award is made by…


The Test Kitchen and the Woodstock Revival

It was Time Magazine that said November 24, 2010, was the day that Woodstock officially became “Cape Town’s hottest district…when Luke Dale-Roberts opened The Test Kitchen there.” Luke Dale Roberts had spent several years turning La Colombe into an internationally recognized restaurant. When it was time to leave he said he chose The Old Biscuit Mill as he…

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The Test Kitchen – Eat Out Restaurant of the Year 2012

The Test Kitchen has been raking in the awards both locally and internationally since it opened in November 2010. The Cape Town restaurant located in the very fashionable Old Biscuit Mill in Woodstock was opened by Luke Dale Roberts following his departure from La Colombe, a restaurant he had guided to 12th place in the San…

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Two South African restaurants rank amongst the best in the world top 100

The Tasting Room at Le Quartier Francais in Franschhoek and The Test Kitchen in Cape Town cruise into the Worlds Top 100 Restaurants for 2012 The Tasting Room (@lequaf) is no stranger to such high accolades, it has featured strongly as one of the worlds best restaurants for the past six years, dropping out of…