“This is not The Test Kitchen in term of multi-course, multi-sensory experience, but we are offering the same degree of  skill and attention to detail to good, old-fashioned, honest food”

– Luke Dale Roberts
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“Ye Olde Test Kitchen” is a dining experience where the bells and whistles ring loudly and clearly in your head, even when you cannot see them.


The menu will consist of a set number of a la carte dishes, served as starters, mains and desserts, prices range from R95 to R220. The menu is subject to change without notice.

A bespoke wine list comprising some special vintages and personal favourites, a selection will be available by the glass.

The “Ye Olde Test Kitchen” pop-up will open for lunches on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 21 August until 25 October 2019. Located in the Old Biscuit Mill at The Test Kitchen.

Bookings for the Light Room are online, with a limited number of tables in the Dark Room held daily for walk-in guests.

Guests 30 minutes or more late will be considered as no shows and their reservation will be released

Please note that Ye Olde Test Kitchen will only be able to accommodate limited dietaries.