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VALENTINE’S DAY DESTINATION

LOOKING FOR A ROMANTIC VALENTINE’S DAY DESTINATION?

We’ve got you covered. From dreamy dates overlooking the Atlantic Ocean to exceptional fine dining in the heart of Umhlanga, here are our top picks from around the country that set the mood for the month of love – all realised with the help of Core Catering Supplies’ top-of-the-line offerings. Get inspired below and find out how you can win a romantic date for 2 at some of South Africa’s most romantic date destinations.

CAPE TOWN


The Twelve Apostles

Located on the coast of Cape Town’s most iconic scenery, the 12 Apostles Hotel and Spa is the ideal destination for a luxuriously romantic sea-side soiree. 12A, as it’s commonly known, features the glitz and glam of world-class hospitality standards with stunning vistas of the Atlantic Ocean and Table Mountain, making it an unforgettable one-of-a-kind destination. Spend a resplendent afternoon with your loved one getting outdoor couples massages with lookouts of the sea whilst sipping on cocktails from 12A’s top-notch Azure bar. 12A’s meticulous attention to detail, accented by Core Catering’s finest, will leave you and your date feeling like royalty whichever way you choose to spend your day.

Celebrate the Month of Love with Core Catering Supplies

Win an unforgettable breakfast for 2 at The 12 Apostles Hotel and Spa to the value of R1000.

All Cape Town checkouts with a minimum order of R500 are automatically entered into our Month of Love raffle. Winners will be announced on the 28th of February so secure your entry today.


JOHANNESBURG


Pronto Italian Restaurant

Treat your date to the sumptuous romance of Italy this Valentine’s day at the infamous Pronto Italian Restaurant in Craighall Park. This award-winning eatery offers a precious selection of authentic Italian classics like arancini, penne salciccia and polenta con polpette excellently paired with an array of both local and international wines.

Even if you can’t make it for this Valentine’s Day, Pronto is the perfect venue for date night thanks to its warm, cozy atmosphere that makes you feel like you are dining in a real Sicilian home. So treat you and your loved one to precious Italian perfection at Pronto – you won’t be disappointed.

Celebrate the Month of Love with Core Catering Supplies

Win an unforgettable dinner for 2 at Pronto Italian Restaurant to the value of R1000.

All Johannesburg checkouts with a minimum order of R500 are automatically entered into our Month of Love raffle. Winners will be announced on the 28th of February so secure your entry today.


DURBAN


The Chef’s Table

In the heart of the Umhlanga village lies one of the finest eateries SA has to offer – The Chef’s Table. Since opening its doors in 2016, this restaurant has dominated the foodie scene, racking up award after award for exceptional food and service. Executive Chef Kayla-Ann Osborne describes the process behind her cooking as focusing on the natural flavours of produce and this philosophy can also be seen in the fine interiors and finishes that accent the space like handcrafted crockery, comfortable wooden seating and an exciting open-plan kitchen – realised with the help of Core Catering Supplies of course.

Take a trip to The Chef’s Table with your significant other during the month of love and indulge in the delights of Griqualand Beef Fillet, Caldhame Duck Breast, Pan-fried Dorado and the like. Round off your dinner with the exquisite and aptly named P.S. I Love You dessert, a dazzling offering of salted caramel, biscuit tuile, Valrhona dolce blond chocolate and vanilla ice cream, for a truly memorable experience.

Celebrate the Month of Love with Core Catering Supplies

Win an unforgettable dinner for 2 at The Chefs Table to the value of R1000.

All Durban checkouts with a minimum order of R500 are automatically entered into our Month of Love raffle. Winners will be announced on the 28th of February so secure your entry today.


HERMANUS


THE MARINE HOTEL

The ultimate romantic gateway awaits at the marvelous Marine Hotel in Hermanus. Thanks to its prime location on the cliffs of Hermanus, guests are treated to a phenomenal view of the Atlantic Ocean where whales frequent during the watching season. With a plethora of luxury amenities at your fingertips like The Carchele Beauty Spa, The Collection Boutique and 2 refreshing saltwater pools, there is never a dull moment at this sumptuous spot.

A definite highlight is the breakfast served at The Pavilion. Here guests are offered a mouthwatering buffet of fruit, freshly baked pastries, local cheeses, cold cuts and more in an edgy 1920s inspired dining room or one of two al fresco dining areas. An à la carte menu is also available with delicious offerings like Spanish Omelets, Berry Compote Waffles and French Toast with crispy bacon bits, maple syrup, cinnamon sugar and toasted pecan nuts.

Those with the taste for fine dining can indulge at the Marine Hotel’s phenomenal Origins Restaurant. With Head Chef Tronette Dippenaar at the helm, guests are treated to the impressive bounty of the Overberg. Seasonal produce and local flavours combine to create marvellous culinary creations that take inspiration from the earth.


KwaZulu-Natal


Woman in a jacuzzi looking at the Midlands view at Brahman Hills.

BRAHMAN HILLS

On the rolling hills of the KwaZulu-Natal midlands where the birds chirp louder and the air seems fresher lies the beautiful Brahman Hills Hotels and Cottages. This luxury destination is the perfect weekend getaway for those who want to trade the hustle of city life for a romantic nature-enveloped experience. With a world-class spa and four restaurants on the property, you are really spoiled for choice.

If a dreamy date is what you’re after, we recommend a visit to the 89 on Copper restaurant. Here you and your loved one can indulge in a delectable menu of mushroom veloute, ostrich fillet, lamb pot pie and more while sipping on complementary wines from SA’s best. With a menu to lust over in charming retro decor, you really can’t find a better spot for a treat during the month of love.

A pair of twin bathtubs at Brahman Hills.
The view of the Midlands from Brahman Hills.