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Beetroot at The Foodbarn Deli

delicious beetroot

Field Marshall Montgomory is reputed to have exhorted his…
June 9, 2013/by pete
Spelt Bread available at the Foodbarn Bakery, Noordhoek

yummy new spelt bread from the bakery

Spelt flour is an ancient species of wheat from the 5th millennium…
May 23, 2013/by pete
Tapas and Miss Molly at Moreson

tapas and miss molly

At Môreson, they are passionate about 4 things ...wine, food,…
May 20, 2013/by pete
Crazy Winter Specials at The Foodbarn Restaurant

it’s that time again, crazy winter specials!

No, we are not nuts ... we do this every year! We much…
April 25, 2013/by pete
The Foodbarn at Noordhoek Community Market

we love our community market…

look at this delicious sausage ..... one of the few killer…
April 6, 2013/by franck
Nitida Wine Special

buy 12 get 12 free

Our mates at Nitida wine farm in Durbanville are in the middle…
February 13, 2013/by pete

the email that made my year….

so yesterday i received this mail… Hi Franck I have been…
February 13, 2013/by franck
Sustainable Fish at The Foodbarn Restaurant, Cape Town

our thoughts on sustainable fish

Our twitter feeds were awash this week-end with talk about green…
January 7, 2013/by pete

last day of 2012…your last pic of the year…

the incredible sensation of morning wet grass under your bare…
December 31, 2012/by franck

countdown to new year… pic of the day…

lying down...looking up at the summer sky with a fish eye....LOVE…
December 30, 2012/by franck

countdown to new year… pic of the day…

this goats roasted cheese with guava & ginger compote is…
December 29, 2012/by franck

countdown to new year… pic of the day…

tanned freckles and starfruit head... Eli's on holiday1
December 28, 2012/by franck

love pastries and tarts…

love pastries and tarts, we love to bake and cook and eat....we…
December 27, 2012/by franck

countdown to new year… pic of the day…

our beautiful children are the driving force behind everything…
December 26, 2012/by franck

countdown to new year with our pic of the day… just for you…

stolen images from the food and the restaurant... simple,…
December 25, 2012/by franck

countdown to Xmas with our pic of the day…

we picked this fresh nutmeg walking through the forest in Zanzibar,…
December 22, 2012/by franck

we thought we’d share an image a day with you… a snapshot that means something to us… happy holidays!

if you ever wondered what franck looks like with hair... and…
December 20, 2012/by franck

we love what we do …

So, I receive this email a little earlier today from Lisa ... Hi For…
November 27, 2012/by pete

foodbarn tapas… an ideal venue for a celebration

As many of you have already found out, the Tapas Bar has fast…
November 15, 2012/by pete

franck’s new book is here!

Motivated by the sensory rewards of delicious,seasonal ingredients…
October 30, 2012/by pete

st lukes celebration

We are very proud to be associated with Yvonne Jackman and…
September 28, 2012/by pete

we salute a remarkable man!

You have heard the saying: Jack of all trades, master of none".…
August 28, 2012/by franck

even in winter, nature is generous

these little treasures come straight out of our garden.... radishes,…
August 6, 2012/by franck

celebrating Madiba’s birthday on Wed 18th July

>All of us in The Village have decided to celebrate Madiba's…
July 13, 2012/by pete

food from the karoo

As you might, or might not know, we are always looking for awesome…
July 9, 2012/by pete

july highlights

Amazing special !!! 50% off our a la carte menu, weekday lunches…
April 18, 2012/by pete

a special April @ the restaurant

It's that time of the year again when Cape Town restaurants do…
April 3, 2012/by pete

the last ripe tomatoes and baby courgettes…

Autumn is almost here and it is time to pick the last of the…
March 22, 2012/by franck

la table du chef

As an extension to our famous Winter Wine Evenings, every six…
January 17, 2012/by pete

so … what is this “tapas” food?

The word "tapas" comes from the Spanish verb "taper" which means…
December 2, 2011/by pete

giving someone a chance …

A couple of weeks back, Sarah from THANDAFRIKA contacted me with…
November 29, 2011/by pete

meet heather… our 3rd year student from silwood

We are passionate about many things at the Foodbarn ... one of…
November 8, 2011/by pete

the arch came for dinner…

How often have you heard what an amazing human being Archbishop…
November 5, 2011/by pete

gary kirsten chats to us about the upcoming ozzie tour

Each year one of our staff gets to pick a charity close to their…
October 11, 2011/by pete

wine prices in restaurants

There are many things we have done since starting the Foodbarn;…
September 27, 2011/by pete

meet kerry

Everybody is familiar with the old saying: "Behind every great…
September 21, 2011/by pete