Posted by: Taj Cape Town | Posted in Activities,Cape Town,Cuisine,Events | on: January 26, 2017


Visit the Cosy Cape Town City Bowl Market on Hope

Perfectly placed for Cape Town city residents in the suburb of Gardens, the City Bowl Market on Hope is a paradise for foodies. The stalls gather in the historical building every Thursday from 4:30 pm until 8:30 pm while the market hosts roughly 30 of the best food stalls from around Cape Town. Food of the highest quality, from around the world is on offer to indulge your senses.

Food Made on the Spot

For the foodies who enjoy cuisine made with love, a mouth-watering array of Malay and Durban curries, salads, juices, sliders, paella, nachos, oysters, waffles, hot dogs and sushi are available. Stall owners are masters of their dishes and their food is made from only the best ingredients.

Market on Hope Fresh Produce

At the City Bowl Market on Hope, along with organic produce and lower prices, shoppers can select from the best breads, fish, cheeses, fruit, vegetables and eggs. The produce at this market easily out shines that of the average supermarket.

A Family Outing

To suit the entertainment needs of young and old, City Bowl Market on Hope hosts live music between 6:00 pm and 8:00 pm with a different band playing every week. For the kids, the market houses a jungle gym and activities in a safe kids play area.

City Bowl Chic

Once a month market goers can enjoy the fashion market. Lined with an array of jewellery and fashion, the City Bowl Market on Hope is a platform for local community members to showcase and sell their creative products.

The History of 14 Hope Street

The old building in which the City Bowl Market on Hope is hosted has a story of its own. The building saw several of its own transformations. From Zionist Hall and Jehovah’s Witness church to an Indian temple, this building now hosts everything from the City Bowl Market on Hope to Bar Mitzvah’s and dances.

This cosy little City Bowl Market on Hope is only a 7-minute drive away from Taj Cape Town. If you are looking for additional amusement during your stay at Taj Cape Town let us help you fill your time with the best in local entertainment and sightseeing. Simply contact:, or call +27 21 819 2000. To book your stay at the Taj Cape Town, contact:, or call +27 21 819 2000.


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