Nicole Loubser

Nicole Loubser

Current Head chef, Gåte at Quoin Rock
Born 20 December 1993; Omaruru, Namibia
Training Institute of Culinary Art (ICA), Stellenbosch
Work history Hangar 7; JAN; The Test Kitchen; La Colombe; head chef at Gåte Restaurant
Inspiration “Fellow chefs, such as Ivor Jones.”

Restaurants she rates in 2020

Best casual eatery Chefs Warehouse Beau Constantia
Best fine-dining restaurant La Petite Colombe
Best restaurant for speciality cuisine Thali
Best new restaurant The Meeting Place
Best restaurant that’s stood the test of time Schoon
Best spot to indulge your guilty pleasure Myog
Best hole-in-the-wall Basic Bistro
Best overall restaurant experience Chefs Warehouse Beau Constantia