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De la Creme Patisserie

4th Avenue | Melville, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
+27 11 726 7716
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good51%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“cakes” (10 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
4th Avenue | Melville, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
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Reviewed January 6, 2018

De la Crème holds a special place in my heart. I've been living in South Africa since 2010, arriving with a suitcase and a violin into Melville, and making it my permanent home. What is more special about De la Crème. It is where my...More

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Reviewed December 29, 2017

Our first meal, starting our trip through SA in Johannesburg. We where not in de mood for a heave meaty meal after our flight and for us this place was perfect.We had a perfect fresh light meal and a nice milkshake as dessert. People were...More

Thank Jan M
Reviewed November 3, 2017

The little cafe and bakery In Melville is a very pleasant place to stop for lunch or for a coffee. We enjoyed a really great cafe latte and some delicious ginger cookies, Too bad it was our last day in Jo'burg or we definitely would...More

Thank PicMorDaisies
Reviewed September 17, 2017

first rate home made breads & pastries & cookies, the food wreaks of high quality ingredients and whole foods without being prissy or stuffy; you get anything from chicken livers to pesto salad; good balsamic vinegar and fine olive oil on tap all the time;...More

Thank Helen L
Reviewed May 26, 2017

We first started frequenting this place over 20 years ago and through the course of the years have been back on occasion. Went for breakfast and found it to be totally unchanged!! Which of course can be either a good thing or a bad thing...More

Thank Wendy C
Reviewed May 21, 2017 via mobile

An unexpected find, well worth a visit. They have a active bakery on the premises that make brilliant pies.

Thank Darren P
Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

A friend and I went for a Sunday morning brunch and as usual it was good. I've been going for years now and it never disappoints. From the freshly squeezed juices to the traditional breakfasts and the delicious pastries, it's always on point.

Thank Des1963
Reviewed April 6, 2017

Popped in here on a drizzly Friday afternoon in March – still busy with diners and those seeking coffee and cake – we were amongst the latter group – easily seated – menus delivered – orders taken – me the chocolate truffle – large slice...More

Thank PeteD60
Reviewed April 5, 2017 via mobile

So this cafe has been here forever and as we hadn't been for ages thought it would be fab spot to take my in-laws (visiting from Scotland) for afternoon tea. We were not disappointed and were pleased to see not much had changed - certainly...More

Thank SallyD040
Reviewed February 23, 2017 via mobile

Went for a business lunch! The food was awesome, service fast and friendly and nice ambiance! The homemade liver pate was good, the salads fresh and my toasted sandwich was good!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4th Avenue | Melville, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 726 7716
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