A Touch of Madness

Eat Global * Drink Local

Bookings: 021 447 4650
12 Nuttall Road, Observatory, Cape Town

Tuesday - Saturday 12 - 10pm
Sunday 12 - 5pm

Our quirky & eclectic bar & restaurant is set in a unique Victorian house, in the center of bohemian Observatory (Cape Town). We serve delicious lunch and dinner - influenced by global street-food. We have 12 local craft beers on tap and a great selection of wine by the glass. Sip on a cappuccino in our sunny lunch room, or enjoy a beer and a burger on our veranda in the evening. Share a bottle of wine with friends in our intimate, leafy courtyard. If it's cold out, sit in a comfy armchair and relax by one of our two fireplaces with red wine and a book. We are passionate about environmental sustainability and offer vegetarian and vegan options. * A Touch of Madness is the ideal venue to host your event, with our many different rooms, and leafy courtyard we have a space to suit every occasion! * We host loads of interesting events, so subscribe to our events to find out what's happening! * Are you an NGO or a meet-up group looking for a place to meet? A band wanting a venue to play in? An artist hoping to exhibit your work or film? Our multi-purpose function room is available for hire for a variety of events – just give us a call!
Our menu is influenced by South African and global street food. We offer a wide range casual dining favourites like burgers, mexican (burritos, tacos, nachos) as well as sticky wings and Jack Daniels basted ribs.
We also have wide selection of vegetarian, vegan and gluten free options and a nice selection of healthy crunchy salads. * Check our specials page for our daily food and drink specials.
bacon chilli poppers
cheesy nachos
chicken satay skewers
Our unique space is the ideal venue to host your event, with our many different rooms, we have a space to suit every occasion! We have 4 indoor and 2 outdoor areas. A converted Victorian house, you get the benefit of a house-party vibe, but with none of the cleaning up the next day! The secure parking lot across the road which is open 24 hours, a convenient option for your guests. * Each room can be booked for your private event or party. For a minimum spend (varies per room) the room can be yours for no extra cost. You can have full table and bar service, or pre-order food and drinks for your guests, its up to you. * No matter what you are looking for, (birthdays, hen parties, kitchen teas) we have a great event venue for you.
Please email us if you want to find out more: atouchofmadness.mgr@gmail.com
We have great daily food and drink specials as well as regular events. Our weekly Touch Down Saturdays afternoon DJ event is a great place to relax, unwind and make friends.
Two for one tequila special on sundays
Free samoosa with your first pint of craft beer
DJ party every saturday in our beer garden
Craft beer and burger special on sundays
We have regular weekend parties and daily specials
Our bar has the best selection in the area. 12 craft beers on tap, all from local Cape Town craft breweries. For cider drinkers, we have a dedicated craft cider tap. Great selection of local craft gins, we also have a "gin of the month", so there's always something new to try. * Our full wine list has a wine for every taste, and what's more every wine is available by the glass! * We have a full bar available too with spirits and cocktails. We serve beers and cocktails by the jug too.

we have a wide selection of cocktails
we have 12 craft beers on tap
local craft cider
local craft beer

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