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Dario's Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Dario's Café serves everything from the best Coffee and Breakfast to lunch, sandwiches, salad, pasta, burger, pancakes and more. it is great for a quick snack, meeting during the week or for relaxed weekend brunch, complete with newspaper and decadent scrumptious homemade cake.
$2 - $17
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Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks, Dinner
Italian, Pizza, Cafe, International, Mediterranean
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed February 13, 2019

We went as a group with children. There are a place for the kids to play. The food was good. Good service

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank CFdW
Reviewed February 7, 2019 via mobile

We had breakfast here and found it to be a bit overpriced for what you get. Friendly service but average breakfast.

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed December 31, 2018 via mobile

The place is nice, food is delicious and when Dario is there its aways a pleasure to speak with him. For breakfast the avo sandwitches are great, but don’t forget to add some extra becon. Usually I dont like avo :)

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed December 18, 2018 via mobile

We stopped here just for a coffee and ended up ordering an omelette, carrot cake and some wine. Nude little spot. Nice covered stoep. My omelette and my hubbies carrot cake were both great. Good selection of wines by the glass. Attentive service. Good prices....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank africanaddict
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Unpretentious and a throwback to 80s style but the Pizza is to die for and the Pasta is pretty good to. Would suit anyone from singles to couples to families and the value is terrific.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Nigelr42
Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

Taking a drive back to Simons Town from Sea Point a group of us were looking for a quiet place to eat. As one restaurant was closed for a private function we googled restaurants close by and Dario's Cafe popped up. It has a deceptive...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank crystalsH8039AN
Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

The omelette with everything inside was fantastic :). Strongly recommended pit stop! Coffee great too.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank eugene0110
Reviewed August 13, 2018

We are locals and visit Dario's café in Hout Bay on a regular basis, usually for breakfast on a weekend and lately for the occasional dinner. He has only recently introduced dining in the evenings on Wednesdays and Fridays. Live music and quiz evenings have...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank ursula L
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Wow was I pleasantly surprised! After 4 years of living in the Bay it was time try Dario's. I have always just driven past this unassuming little venue. After seeing that they were open 2 nights a week for dinner it was time to give...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Merelou_J
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

At last a gluten free pizza that is delicious in a warm inviting venue on a cold and wet winter's day. MotoGP and pizza just perfect. Thank you.

Date of visit: July 2018
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