Stir Crazy Culinary Theatre

Shop No
14 West Quay Road
Super Yacht Training Academy
West Quay
Closest Parking
Battery Park Parking Garage

Do something different and exciting.  Book a cooking experience at the V&A Waterfront you will never forget! Stir Crazy Cooking theatre is situated in the Superyacht Training Academy, on 14 West Quay Road, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town. Join our single session cooking classes to boost your creativity in your own kitchen or just to have a fun night out with friends and meet new people!

We offer a variety of standard 3 hour Cooking Classes from  Authentic Italian Cuisine, Mediterranean Cuisine and Thai Cuisine to Gourmet Burger, Pizza Making, Mexican, Simply Sushi, Vegetarian Ideas, Mastering seafood or meat, Cape Malay, Italian, Deliciously vegan, Starters and Tapas, Dim sum and more.

Our cooking experiences are taught by professional chefs, offering a fun, interactive, relaxed and informative session, making your experience with Stir crazy truly memorable.

During a cooking class, our professional chefs will present and show participants how to prepare 4 to 6 recipes and participants will make 1 to 2 recipes.  After all of the recipes are created and plated, participants will sit-down to enjoy their meal, in view of the Cooking Stations, while the chef plates a delectable dessert for everyone.
We have an extensive wine and drink list and you can choose a wine or drink to pair with your meal.

Stir crazy provides the opportunity for international guests to experience an authentic South African cooking experience in the Waterfront or Houtbay.  Guests can choose to participate or sit-down and watch how professional chefs prepare and plate the meals and then enjoy the delicious meal with great wines. This is a truly authentic South African experience, where you will enjoy South African, Cape Malay and African cuisine. Private and customised classes are available on request.

Other courses:

Training courses include Artisan Breads, Baking and Pastries, Knife Skills, Basic and Intermediate cooking skills.

Advanced courses include Wine appreciation, Food Safety, Mixology & bartending, Molecular gastronomy and Barista course.

Additional offerings:

Private classes


Corporate functions and – events

Stir Crazy Events:

Stir Crazy Cooking Events includes our famous Chef’s Dinner, The Cooking Theatre Dinners  (A la Carte Menu), Cape Town Foraging and our ‘Cooking for a Cause’ event supporting local communities and charity organisations in need.

The Stir Crazy Bistro:

Open for Coffee, breakfast and lunch.  We are also open for take-away and ready-meals on request.

Contact us:

021 501 0692 or

To view upcoming classes, course and events, or to make a booking: