Cape Town: Lou Lou’s is totally prepped to make the most of summer. The popular Cape Quarter hotspot remains at the heart of the De Waterkant locale, offering top class food and entertainment with zesty flair. This season she ticks all the boxes with a busy calendar of events from January to April 2020.
Fezzy Fridays Fun Festivities
Weekend is party time and DJs firing up Fezzy Fridays deliver deep hypnotic grooves from 17h00 till closing time. The turntable heaven is paired with sundowner half-price gin specials on Fridays from January to April. Hot DJs on the decks include Tamara Chetty, Roy Hendrix, DJ Dani B, Dino Moran and Groovy G’s, to name a few.
Flirty Valentine’s with three-course dinner at Lou Lou’s
Valentine’s Day anchors the month of love at Lou Lou’s. With romance in the air, Friday, 14 February 2020 is the night to enjoy a tantalising three-course set menu for two at R395 per person, which includes a complimentary glass of Pongraçz bubbles. Couples also receive a surprise Chocolate by Tomes Valentine’s gift upon arrival and there will also be a live musical performance.
Pink Bingo makes a Fabulous comeback
Also on the cards at Lou Lou’s is the return of Fabulous Pink Bingo. Back by popular demand, patrons are invited to join in the epic fun on 21 February 2020. The night offers a special set menu and complimentary Pongracz Bubbly upon arrival, as well as loads of incredible gifts and prizes including a generous Pongracz hamper, Pedro sunglasses, flamboyant Afrikwinz Shwe-shwe scarves, LUSH honey gifts, Ally Mae voucher valued at R750, Sterling Siver from Thabile Jewellery, Moonshadow artistry voucher and a Vivacious Eco Vixen gift with a variety of other beauty products and more! DJ El Fuego and Emcee Lily Slaptsilli add to the gaiety.
The Pink Bingo set menu is available at R250 and includes a complimentary welcome glass of Pink Pongraçz. Guests can enjoy a honey roasted butternut and feta salad starter, with baby leaves, crispy bacon bits, chunky croutons with focaccia and olives on the table, buffet style. Mains are either sirloin with fennel thyme and onion potato back, red wine sauce and sweet baby carrots, or spinach and ricotta filled ravioli with parmesan cream and baby spinach. Dessert is jello shots (pink) with vodka-soaked sweets.
Fresh delights on Tapas Tuesdays
Fusing Asian, Italian and contemporary cuisines is something of an art at Lou Lou’s. To add to the allure, every Tuesday there’s a special on tapas from 16:00. Expect a new-age take on this age-old Mediterranean finger food tradition. Think Seared Spiced Tuna with lime mayo; Beef Carpaccio with parmesan shavings, fresh mushroom, rocket, capers and crostini; Pork Belly with egg fried rice, hoisin and ginger dressing; Patagonia Squid with chorizo, pesto and lemon mayo – and many more delectable dishes to whet the appetite. Lou Lou’s Bar also stocks a great selection of whiskys and single malts, plus fine wines, champagnes and imported spirits.
Wednesday Burgers & Blues dinner and show
Wednesdays auger in two-for-one burger specials between January and April. A live band digs deep for the blue note while diners take advantage of ordering a burger and getting one free. Besides indulging in the likes of a delicious Jack Daniels beef burger with avo, bacon and a delicious Jack Daniels basting, the Wednesday Burgers & Blues dinner and show evenings also offer two-for-one on draught beer.
Specials at Summer Market on the Square
Summer Market on the Square ups the Cape Quarter buzz on Saturday, 25 April 2020. Lou Lou’s will be hosting between 15-20 vendors who encompass lifestyle offerings, clothing, jewellery, pottery and more. The market starts at 12h00 with neighbouring partners Yumcious Restaurant and Bootleggers also offering lunch specials throughout the day. Expect a mobile bar with drinks specials, an outdoor DJ and live music throughout the day.