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La Petite Tarte

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Dixon Street | De Waterkant, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 425 9077
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8:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 8:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Finland
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42 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Nicely located just close the Cape Quarter. So lovely to have your breakfast or brunch and relax. Staff os so helpfull and food is so tasty and delicious! Highly recommended!

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Thank anpefi
Norwich, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This unassuming cafe is a gem. We had amazing, tasty salads and excellent cake later on in the day. The service was also relaxed but impeccable. I would thoroughly recommend a trip here.

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Thank deepbluesea2012
A11lapetitetarte, Owner at La Petite Tarte, responded to this review

We are all very grateful at la Petite for receiving such a lovey kind review, it is so much appreciated .Welcome back anytime! More 

Madrid, Spain
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72 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It is a very nice place to stop and eat something. Frenchish cuisine... Very nice table service. The neighbourhood very beautiful.

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Thank Vaskovskyy
A11lapetitetarte, Owner at La Petite Tarte, responded to this review

We cant wait to serve you again in the near future ,Thank you for the lovely review. More 

Wigan, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

we had breakfast here a few times, the service the food the decor was excellent and quaint excellent choice of food at a very good price

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Thank davidcalderbank
A11lapetitetarte, Owner at La Petite Tarte, responded to this review

We all at La Petite appreciate and kindly thank you for the the amazing review , We love to welcome you back to serve you soon. More 

Sitges
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53 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had lunch on the terrace and enjoyed the French touch and friendly service. Food is good; location excellent and the terrace - with only a couple of tables - very nice. A treat for the lovers of France and French food, of romantic places and of good quality. Not expensive at all.

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Thank Olivier O
Milan, Italy
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

got recommended by the Baraka Gifts shop next door and we like it a lot. Chicken pie, quich, and good cakes and coffee. Josh was very helpful Nice!

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Thank beninabungemilano
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were here almost every afternoon for a slice of cake and coffee. Their carrot cake and cheese cake - oh my soul! ❤️ The coffee and pastries are fresh and delicious. The owners and staff are friendly and helpful. We will be back 😊

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Thank Polita J
A11lapetitetarte, Owner at La Petite Tarte, responded to this review

Thanking you for this lovely review and we waiting to serve you again soon! Much appreciated More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don't often write a review but we were slightly disappointed and just wanted to give some constructive help. On tripadvisor I think it was rated about 77! I believe it is outstanding for coffee, cakes,lunches etc. we booked for an evening meal close to where we were staying. We ordered our starter husband opting for seafood salad.we expected it... More 

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Thank kathie2017
A11lapetitetarte, Owner at La Petite Tarte, responded to this review

Valued customer ,As the owner I have investigated this issue immediately on this specific dish. I kindly invite you to come around and see me in order for me to rectify this unacceptable situation .I offer you my sincerest apology until we can fix this in person, I feel as the owner I will be able to fix this personally... More 

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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

very nice breakfast, good coffee, nice service and staff. Wifi good too. Went there almost every day while in Cape Town.

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Thank Ármann S
UK
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came across this delightful venue in Cape Town's De Waterkant. Beautifully and cleverly decorated, wonderful friendly staff, music not too loud, excellent chicken pie and cheesecake. I felt I was back in the old town of Nice. Will definitely have to return for a dinner.

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Thank OdellUK

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Cafe, International, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Dining on a budget, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dixon Street | De Waterkant, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 425 9077
Description
French style day-time coffee shop/restaurant serving good quality home-style cooking. Evening south African and International cuisine inclusive of full bar service

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