Good Bread is a cornerstone of our menu at Starlings. We source our sourdough, rye and brioches rolls from Woodstock Bakery; our wholewheat bread is homemade daily, and there is a low-carb option for those who prefer. Woodstock Bakery is
Overheard a customer say that Starlings Cafe’s marmalade would win this award 🙂 We love our hand-made marmalade from Margaret in Cape Town. https://www.dalemain.com/marmalade-awards/
We don’t advertise. We don’t have a sign on our wall. We aren’t chefs. We we are a local that welcomes everyone who comes through our door offering a respite from the day to day. We care
We love getting our organic spinach and rocket from Mosima Pale. He is an urban farmer who cultivates fresh produce on a small piece of land in Wynberg -Malopo Urban Agriculture
We get a lot of our meat from Ryan Boon Speciality Meats in Paarl. Ryan goes out of his way to source grass-fed beef and pasture-reared pork and is always able to tell us exactly where our meat comes from
At Starlings our house chicken is from Lazena Poultry. Lazena poultry is a family owned business based in Gordon’s Bay and their chicken is free range, free from antibiotics, growth stimulants or hormones.
We use Montagu cheddar as our house cheese. We love that it tastes like real cheese. Nothing added. It’s made from unpasteurised full cream milk from grass fed cattle, naturally matured.
A crisp neatly folded paper bag. A carrier for something tasty – like Clare’s crunchies. Or Florence’s famous Florentines. Restores order.
I happened upon a slice of sourdough the other day. Freshly toasted. So tempting. I did succumb. I slathered it in real butter and dripped the divine Gardener’s Glory honey all over it. Heaven.