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V&A Waterfront | Shop 6244, Cape Town Central, 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
Dining options: Breakfast

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    Very good
  • 7
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  • 4
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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
Cute litle chocolate breakfast/lunch restaurant.

I had the crumpets and they were very good. The atmosphere is unique, reminded us of Alice in Wonderland. Located in the mall and was recommended by a local friend.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 13, 2015
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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English first
Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

I really enjoy going to Myatt. It's a time out in an otherwise busy Waterfront. The food is never disappointing, but lately (and especially on my last visit at the weekend) the service levels have not been up to its usual good standard. There is often the excuse that they're under staffed so maybe the owners need to fix this.... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

This is my go-to spot in CT for some tea and cake. The place is beautifully decorated and the crockery is some of the prettiest things. Their meals are quite overpriced. I had the most expensive sandwich of my life there. It's also in one of the quieter spots at the Waterfront. The macaroons and chocolates are divine. Highly recommend... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

I had the crumpets and they were very good. The atmosphere is unique, reminded us of Alice in Wonderland. Located in the mall and was recommended by a local friend.

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Cape Town, South Africa
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53 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

We decided to pop into this Cafe and Chocolatier purely because it caught our eye for being beautiful and it reminded us of the cute little patisseries that you find in Europe. Looks can be extremely deceiving as we found out in this case. As everyone knows, you don't go into a steakhouse seeking gourmet vegetarian meals. In this case... More 

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Somerset West, South Africa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

This very small but ideally located restaurant is a favourite. It is completely glass enclosed on the top level on the V&A Waterfront, inside the shopping area and offers good quality food. Ideal place to drop in for a quick cup of coffee and a bite to eat during your day out the Waterfront. Note, as it is inside, there... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Food is good. Trio of mini burgers with chips and salads as well as roast beef sandwiches are good and if you are a salmon lover this is also well presentedon a sandwich with salad and very tasty. Sandwiches are halaal. Desserts are awsome. Macaroons are good. Also a variety of chocolates and truffles. High tea also served. This eatery... More 

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

In the middle of a busy mall is an oasis with one of the most unusual decor ideas i have ever seen in a coffee shop Friendly, welcoming staff who are attentive and always smiling. Delicious cakes that should realy come with a health warning The coconut cake with ganache and a swirl of meringue was to die for The... More 

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Johannesburg
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Good looking girls working there, but not even a smile from them. the macaroons are delicious. My daughter had a very good red velvet cupcake.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

I was first introduced to Myatts on a visit to Cape Town a few years ago and based on the excellent service and food options, we decided to visit once again. The first visit we were told that they had an electricity problem and they would not be able to serve us at all (not even pre-made desserts??) The second... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

We were introduced to this cafe by a friend of ours who happened to know the owner personally. The ambience of the cafe is very good. we visited it on few occasions and found the coffee, teas and menus very good. The restaurant definitely lacks owner's supervision. We went to the restaurant at just after 9pm. Even though there were... More 

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Additional Information about Myatt Cafe

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

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Location and Contact Information

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

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Cafe, British
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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