Chef Matt Manning’s latest venture, ‘The Chef’s Studio’, is set to open in December 2018; one of the Cape Town restaurant scene’s most anticipated new openings of the year.

The Chef’s Studio, located at 103 Bree street, comprises of a working kitchen as well as a dining area. The space features a number of sleek cooking stations for guests to get busy, a communal dining table as well as a private dining room, where Matt and his team plan to host experiential dining events, cooking demos, corporate and private functions. The space is equipped with the finest in the kitchen industry thanks to proud sponsors of Matt Manning as well The Chefs Studio; Siemens, Caserstone, Scanpan & Bamix.

Based in a Bree street loft and with real wood work benches, steel features and plush leather finishes, the Chef’s Studio is the epitome of ‘industrial chic’. The design and layout of the space not only allows guests to harness their latent cooking talents; but to do so in an elegant, ambient, uniquely Capetonian environment.

The Chef’s Studio caters for a number of events:


– Team building events
– Brand activations
– Year-end parties
– Functions


– Campaign events
– Tour groups
– Itinerary listings

Private Bookings

– Private dining room hire
– Private dinner bookings
– Private chef hire
– Private cooking classes
– Bachelor/Bachelorette parties
– Birthday parties

Venue Hire

– Photography shoots
– Private events
– Rent-a-prep-space (for personal chefs)

Public Events

There will be monthly events open to the public for booking….watch this space!


Bookings for The Chef’s Studio are now open! Visit The Chef’s Studio website to find out more or contact for a quote and to inquire about availability.