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175 Beyers Naude Drive | Northcliff, Johannesburg 2195, South Africa
+27 11 888 8395
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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71 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lot of lycra on the weekend as it is a popular spot for cyclists .. but I usually pop in with friends for coffee and find that mid-week morning / afternoon time is a little less frenetic. I always have a toasted chelsea bun - I can't help myself and they take me back to my school tuckshop days... More 

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Thank SallyD040
Johannesburg, South Africa
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

It's a lovely restaurant offering a huge variety that will meet any hunger or food craving you have, with fresh and delicious food. The services was good and the staff friendly. Definitely a spot to give a try

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Thank Kimberly130
Johannesburg, South Africa
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed March 27, 2017 via mobile

I love their coffee especially 6:30 in the morning. I am one of there morning costumers that stop for the best coffee in Johannesburg. If it was not for them i would not have lasted throughout a few long days. The days when i am not in a rush i love the blue cheese, bacon and french toast. Friendly staff... More 

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Thank azelleroux
Johannesburg, South Africa
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149 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed March 20, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely love coming here... hubby and I come here at least twice a month! Food is very tasty, great ingredients and value for money! I can't recommend anything in addition to what they offer for breakfast... the coffee is absolutely lovely!l and the service is always happy and spot on!

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Thank anri_bester
Johannesburg
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42 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed February 23, 2017

My optician is next door to Olivia's and accommodates smokers, so it's a very convenient place to meet the daughters who smoke... it's great when your fellow diners don't have to interrupt a long brunch to go and smoke somewhere else. I've only ever been on a Sat morning so it's always buzzing. Their bakery does a roaring trade and... More 

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Thank NishkaJohannesburg
Johannesburg, South Africa
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18 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed January 28, 2017 via mobile

For Banting and Keto dieters ... the best place for breakfast. Divine omelette with bacon and Mozarella and of course the Bullet Proof Coffee to die for. Love this place immensely... XxxX

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Thank Jen_in_Joburg
Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed January 16, 2017

I cannot fault the place. The coffee is excellent on so many levels. The service is always of the highest quality. The owner is visible and interactive with clients. The menu is extensive and there is something for everyone's tastes. Whether its a quick cup of coffee, lazy morning brunch or a festive lunch, there is nowhere else Id rather... More 

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Thank 650melaniee
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed January 8, 2017

Olivias is my local coffee spot and I decided to take my family visiting from PE for breakfast. I am a little biased however my family were super impressed by the good quality food, variety of breakfast options as well as the friendly staff. We bought a milk tart for tea later in the afternoon and it was one of... More 

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Thank Kim T
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed November 30, 2016 via mobile

The service was impeccable and the food was outstanding. The menu was extensive and we always feel welcome. The staff never rush their customers and respect privacy. Excellent value.

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Thank peterjohndutoit
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244 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed November 29, 2016

Olivia's offer baked goods that you can buy as well as a fairly extensive menu that includes breakfast, lunch and more. Choose to either sit inside or outside on the pavement under umbrellas and experience the bustle of the area. Serving portions are more than sufficient. I had scones and coffee - a good combination for afternoon tea. Service is... More 

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Thank Rya-Mari M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 175 Beyers Naude Drive | Northcliff, Johannesburg 2195, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 888 8395

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?