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210 Loop Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27(0)21 422 1809
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

This was the only place in the area open in the morning for coffee. The food was average although the service was good. The bread and baked goods are fresh. Full breakfast is served here.

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 via mobile

You've got to try these baked goods! Bread, cookies, chocolate croissants... I've had work team meetings here and it's a nice out of the way place to gather a few people around some coffee and yummy baked goods. Can't go wrong.

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Thank Kristin K
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

They have an open bakery with its lively atmosphere on the one side, and the Bistro Restaurant on the other. There are a couple of chefs so who ever made the oxtail…Well done to you!!!…it was delicious and one of the best oxtails my husband and I have ever had. The service was very professional and they served a whole... More 

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Thank Chrissie T
Den Bosch
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

As the title said...average. Cold, bland food...Waiters were slow, and did not seem to care. Heard a lot about this place , but it let me down, sorry guys wont be back.

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Norfolk, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

Some of the best bread in CT but let down by very poor service in the cafe. We went in for bread from the bakery and decided to stay for a coffee. After twenty minutes and no coffee we left. The cafe was not busy and there were probably more staff than customers

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Thank Glenthorn
cape town
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

cheap, tasty, marcelinho's soups are never a let down. Its probably the total opposite! the dutch pea soup is my favorite, comes with a warm freshly baked bread and real butter. Amazing!!

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Thank 1milliondollar
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2012 via mobile

We stayed in a hotel next to this nice restaurant and found it by accident... But it has the best breakfast in town! The german bread is perfect, the service very friendly and the pricea absolutely ok. We came here every day! Nice atmosphere and a lot of Stammgäste ;-)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
German
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 210 Loop Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27(0)21 422 1809

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