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Myatt Cafe

Café, Dessert, Bakery, English
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V&A Waterfront | Shop 6244, South Africa
+27 21 418 8844
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9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • 8
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    Very good
  • 3
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Disappointing

My husband and I had coffee at Myatt this morning for the first time My latte was watery and bitter and not improved by extra milk. My husband found his OK, the cup cake was good. We ordered chocolates to be packed as a gift This took an inordinate amount of time so we hope they are worth it... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 19, 2015
Jean B
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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25 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

My husband and I had coffee at Myatt this morning for the first time My latte was watery and bitter and not improved by extra milk. My husband found his OK, the cup cake was good. We ordered chocolates to be packed as a gift This took an inordinate amount of time so we hope they are worth it. Loads... More 

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Western Cape, South Africa
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This is a favorite for great coffees, lovely teas, decadent sandwhiches, cakes and pastries. I love stopping here for a treat mid-shopping trip! Its an inexpensive place to stop and relax. iTs generally not very loud, but its still abuzz with conversation.

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Aspley Guise, England, United Kingdom
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104 reviews 104 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

A very upmarket place for afternoon during one of our visits to the V & A Waterfront. The choice of macaroons is amazing. We just had a very simple small tea and it's not expensive considering the location. Lovely plush ambience. If you're into proper afternoon tea then this is definitely the place to go.

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Namibia
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52 reviews 52 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Myatt is the ultimate treat. The salon is beautiful decorated with great eye for detail; fresh flowers on every table, a central table display where you can help yourself to some lemon and mint water and find an array of international newspapers, coffee and tea are served in beautiful cups and saucers made of fine bone porcelain, friendly and educated... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

My fave for a cup of tea and delicious macaroons, croissants alike in V&A Waterfront. Beautiful setting and not too crowded. Perfect

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Isle of Lewis, United Kingdom
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74 reviews 74 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

What better place to rest weary bones after all that hard shopping than the Myatt Cafe in the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront. This is a classy place with great service, a very distinctive interior design and heavenly macaroons. Try it out.

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Cape Town
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26 reviews 26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Myatt Café is located within the Waterfront and the interior immediately catches your attention, even from a distance! It offers an elegance and classic milieu. Myatt has an interesting new fruit juice with carrot, apple and mint - refreshing!! It also offers a variety of chocolates and macaroons! Try this café as a resting stop between shopping or if you... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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248 reviews 248 reviews
211 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Consistent Charming servers who care Tasty Mushroom and Asparagus omelette sensible portion Read the U.K Times ( provided ) . Spacious seating

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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248 reviews 248 reviews
211 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

over 20 visits over the past couple of years Cafe & Chocolatier A favourite fof mine ( obviously ) Jug of water Free water No conning clients to pay for water at MYATT International newspapers many magazines there for your perusal Food superb Coffee I do not have the skill or knowledge to comment meaningfully However I request a coffee... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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114 reviews 114 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

It's a great place to stop and rest while your other half shops but I always make a point of stopping here. The coffee is great and macaroons are probably best in area. Some very interesting desserts available and the chocolatier area offers tasty bits. The service is quick and efficient. Worth the visit.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: V&A Waterfront | Shop 6244, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town
  • Phone Number: +27 21 418 8844

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Café, Dessert, Bakery, English
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?