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23 Pearce Street | Berea, East London 5241, South Africa
043 721 0145
7:30 am - 8:30 pm
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Mon - Fri 7:30 am - 8:30 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Hout Bay, South Africa
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41 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

Best gourmet burgers in town (in competition with Sanook). Good pasta and biltong. Steaks also great as it comes from their own butchery.

Thank Deon V
East London, South Africa
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

What an experience with a difference. The way they plate up their meals is wow. Loved every bit of my burger that i ordered but I have never seen it plated like this before.

Thank bevl380
East London, South Africa
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90 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016

Food was very average as was the service. Wouldn't go back as there are far nicer places to go for breakfast. If you're looking for a sports bar that does breakfast then this place will do.

Thank CoastalLivingSA
East London, South Africa
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38 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

A strange combination of biltong and coffee shop but somehow it works! The food and coffee is good and it provides safe parking just of the main road.

1 Thank Sybert03
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

Very good ribs and they were falling off the bone. The whole group was very happy. The desserts unfortunately I think it was called picasso was a let down. The staff were friendly.

Thank brandonthebrave
East London, South Africa
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37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

If you in a hurry and need a quick bar lunch this is the place the food is good and the service is quick the parking is also great for a busy road.

Thank Sandra D
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

first time trying this little restaurant, and I was very surprised. very neat and clean with well thought out decor. The food was delicious and a short waiting time. The service however needs some polishing, it was not bad, but felt the waiter just gave the bare minimum. Will visit again.

Thank dorwock
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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147 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

We escaped the mayhem of the beachfront during the 70.3 weekend and enjoyed a quiet burger here, the food was efficiently delivered, very tasty and came with some biltong snacks to start. If you into rugby memorabilia then there is heaps adorning the place....

East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

My wife, my son, his girl friend and I went there for an evening meal, we received what we ordered and the waitress was very pleasant. We all enjoyed the experience as the food was good and we did not wait very long. There are two Boykie Restaurants in Berea and we have been to both and found them both... More 

Thank Rodger N
East London, South Africa
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

I had been to this restaurant a couple of times, I loved the sushi, although it took a bit of time, it was worth it. I will say though, my boyfriend and I have not gone back since this episode. His card had declined on the. Card machine, and had come through via sms that the money was debited, we... More 

Thank Nikita F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
7:30 am - 8:30 pm
7:30 am - 8:30 pm
7:30 am - 8:30 pm
7:30 am - 8:30 pm
7:30 am - 8:30 pm
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Pearce Street | Berea, East London 5241, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  East London
  • Phone Number: 043 721 0145
We are situated in Berea, East London. Coffee Shop - fully licensed set in a sports ambience feeling. Our prices are very competitive! We make all our own biltong - the nicest by far! Function venue available on request.Stock a wide variety of Rugby regalia - good for gifts for the man who has everything.

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