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15 Oct 2015
12:21 pm

The Test Kitchen ranked one of the world’s best restaurants


A Cape Town eatery has been named as one of the world’s best restaurants in the authoritative Tripadvisor’s Best Fine Dining Restaurants – World listings.

Fig with Fig Leaf Ice Cream is served at The Test Kitchen. Picture: The Test Kitchen

The Test Kitchen, based in Woodstock, came in at 22nd on the Tripadvisor list, earning praise from Western Cape MEC for Economic Opportunities, Alan Winde.

“The Test Kitchen continues to garner international recognition for the excellent offering they deliver,” Winde said in a statement on Thursday. “Earlier this year, the eatery featured on the World’s 50 Best Restaurants for 2015, which was compiled by British trade publication, Restaurant.

“Through Project Khulisa, we are positioning the Western Cape as a leading food and wine destination. Establishments such as the Test Kitchen will be a key part of that strategy.” Reviews for the Test Kitchen on Tripadvisor were full of praise for the city restaurant.

“The menu was incredibly inventive and well-prepared. The different tastes and flavors were incredible,” read one.

“Service and ambience were remarkably relaxed yet highly professional..,” remarked another guest.

“Go, you won’t be disappointed. Fantastic food, great location,” said a tourist.