In Lakeside you can eat, shop and play.
Sostanza serves a wide range of meals, from early morning breakfasts to heart-warming evening dishes and everything in between, and it has a liquor licence. There is an entertainment area for children outside, seating in the courtyard or alongside the fire inside on winter days. Call 021 788 2415. Buy fish from prize-winning Little Fisherman. Call 021 788 3583
The Old Bakery Shopping Centre on the Main Road (where Sostanzo is located) provides shoppers a convenient, safe and community-based shopping experience. A landmark in the area since 1928, this building, previously known as Attwell Bakery, has a range of shops, including Woolworths. Call 021 788 7771
3 Sport and Recreation
Zandvlei offers caravan park visitors a variety of water sports such as sailing, windsurfing and canoeing. The caravan park is a five-minute walk from Muizenberg Beach (a Blue Flag beach) which has a number of facilities such as the Muizenberg Pavilion, waterslides, swimming pools and a putt-putt course. Call 021 444 6948/49/47
Zandvlei Recreational Park is an open-water wetland bordered by the suburbs of Lakeside and Muizenberg. It includes rivers and an estuary, which make pretty settings for photographs, picnics, sports or simply spending time with friends and family. Visitors are welcome to bring their dogs here for a walk, provided they are kept on a leash. 021 701 1233.