199 Bree St, Cape Town
021 422 4084
They often offer wine tastings as you arrive which is always welcoming and interesting.
The Twankey Bar
On the corner of Wale & Adderley Streets.
021 819 2000
The bar is next to the Taj Hotel in the old Temple Chambers of the former BOE Building. You receive a large bowl of popcorn with your drinks. Free Wi-Fi available.
76 Strand St Cape Town
021 300 1088
There is a small theatre upstairs. In winter they offer a special of R50 for something simple e.g pasta with chicken or curry. The functioning antique rotary dial telephone system encourages you to chat to people all over the bar.