Eating Out

Cape Town’s Newest Finer Dining Restaurant, La Mouette, Opens in Seapoint


  Cape Town, 5 May 2010 - - Celebrated London Chef Henry Vigar and South African entrepreneurs Gerrit Bruwer and Mari Vermaak have teamed up to open Cape Town’s newest finer dining restaurant. La Mouette is situated in Regent Road Seapoint and housed in a grand Tudor-style house which once was home to the Mayor of Cape Town (1977 – 1979.) Its’ menu offers patrons modern French cuisine with a distinctly Mediterranean influence complimented by top South African wines. In 2008, while working as the head chef at Kensington Place, London, Henry Vigar met then fellow employee, Mari Vermaak. Mari’s enthusiasm for the fine dining restaurant industry, dream of running her own such restaurant in South Africa