In a city renowned for its eclectic brand of offbeat cool, from underground hipster bars frequented by Quaker-looking types to swish Nikkei eateries for the Proenza Schoeler set, The Stack still manages to defy Capetonian expectations.
Stacks of Style An enjoyable dining experience involves much more than a good meal. Eating in beautiful surroundings means food with a (great) view. We found The Stack at Leinster Hall to be all that…
In this popular series we feature selected restaurants from around the world. Each chooses a favourite Creation wine, tells us why and recommends a matching dish. This week we welcome the stylish Nigel Pace and Sarah Ord from The Stack in Cape Town. Read blog post here – Creation Wines blog
Entrepreneur Story: Return of The Stack The dedication and passion shown by entrepreneurs is always inspirational to us. This week we’re inspired by Nigel and Sarah, founders of The Stack. They shared with us their vision for their brasserie, bar and members club, how they bounced back from an insurmountable hurdle and their experience with […]
Hotelier Nigel Pace and his wife, designer Sarah Ord, built their dream restaurant not once, but twice, after a fire that consumed the second floor of Leinster Hall within days of the 2015 opening. It took a year, but The Stack is open again, and triumphantly so. Eat Out critic John Maytham reviews – here.
Word on the Street – Things to see, trends to spot and places to be. Colour me happy! “It’s cool and fun, and come Summer, the jungly outdoor terrace will be buzzing.”
Designer Sarah Ord and her husband, hotelier Nigel Pace, put everything they had into getting The Stack ready to open by the proposed launch date. They faced the odds – relocated, wrangled with investors and contractors, worked day and night – and finally the moment arrived. Private Edition online link here.
“You never truly know how strong and resilient you are until you face disaster head on and, crucially, pull yourself through it. Looking at where we are today, I can’t believe how much Nigel and I have had to overcome to make our dream a reality.” Sarah
Welcome to the Club With a plethora of new restaurants opening in Cape Town Hillary Biller goes “clubbing” and discovers a colourful brasserie and bar. She shares six reasons to try it out.
Hear Nigel and Sarah chatting with Abstract AIMEE and Peter Goffe-Wood on 2Oceansvibe Radio.