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Knead Bakery

McKenzie Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 462 4183
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible18%
May 24, 2017
“You NEED to visit KNEAD”
Mar 14, 2017
“A lovely leisurely breakfast”
Open Now
7:30 AM - 5:30 PMAll hours
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
McKenzie Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed September 6, 2017

Waiting.... waiting.... waiting... for coffee, for waiter, for breakfast, for bill. And it was late morning on a weekday. The coffee and the food was really nice. But the slack service spoils it. Unfortunately it seems as if the outlet is struggling: The cutlery is...More

Thank Charl L
Reviewed May 24, 2017

Fresh, delicious aromas wafting from the bakery are enough to get the taste buds jumping. A menu with eclectic combinations of ingredients is a delight, and the Elderberry Flower iced tea served in a jar is highly recommended. If it's quick speedy service that grabs...More

Thank Val B
Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

The service was beyond atrocious and the food average. Took an hour to prepare 3 burgers and the order wasn't even correct.

Thank Herman d
Reviewed March 14, 2017

If I lived in this building I would eat eggs benedict for breakfast here every morning. The only thing I could fault them on is the service being on the slow side even though we were not in a hurry.

Thank HeatherL007
Reviewed February 17, 2017 via mobile

The coffee is pretty much always great, as is the food. Occasionally the standard does slip but generally it's a good bet.

Thank Keith C
Reviewed January 23, 2017

we always like Knead, its food, portions, and this location is amazing. but service needs to improve. slow not attentive , quite painful

Thank nicolas s
Reviewed August 26, 2016

Food was good. Coffee too. Service was friendly. One waits for good food, so it pays to be patient. It is not a fast food restaurant, it is a place where people meet and spend time together, even if going to work on the way....More

Reviewed April 29, 2016

We had burgers and home-made lemonade, as well as their chocolate cake - delicious! Love the look of the place as well.

Thank Noelien B
Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

We met up with my hubby for a quick bite to eat for his lunch break at work. Drinks were cold (cappuccinos) and we waited for 50min after placing our meal order for it to eventually arrive. The restaurant was not at all busy and...More

Thank mcp19752014
Reviewed March 19, 2016 via mobile

This place is amazing, so delicious And full with options. A must in cape town! The eggs with sausage, mushrooms and bacon are amazing And the fruit salad is soo good!!

Thank Karla S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: McKenzie Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 462 4183
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