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The Coffee Shop

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77 Kerk Street | Swartberg Hotel, Prince Albert 6930, South Africa
+27 23 541 1332
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Modimolle (Nylstroom), South Africa
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11 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We shared the pub platter and it was great! Lots of different things to eat and everything was homemade. A very nice surprise!

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Thank Elaine d
Overberg District, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Their Coffee Shake is the best. A definite must for those enjoying a strong and very tasty shake. Their lunches are also great. Try a home made pie with salad and chips.

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Thank Francois R
Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Had delicious scones and coffee. Excellent and friendly service. Worth a visit when in Prince Albert.

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Thank Quinton M
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

We stopped here during the morning and I had a delicious piece of lemon tart with an iced coffee. The atmosphere is relaxed a cooled with a fine spray. A very nice tea break after a long walk in the heat.

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Thank muttas
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11 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016 via mobile

We wanted to do lunch and only ended up having drinks. It was not busy and waited at least 30min for water and the rest of our drink. The staff seemed a bit grumpy when asked when our drinks where coming. Not a good experience at all.

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Thank alicia d
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016 via mobile

A lot of the restaurants in Prince Albert were closed after breakfast, or only served meals that seemed fit for dinner- not the coffee shop. The service staff was attentive and the burger with cheese sauce was excellent!

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Thank Patrick M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

We had breakfast there and the food and service was really excellent and very well priced. A very good place if like me you need a decent cup of cofee to get the day started.The owner and his wife came to see if everything was all right. We felt like locals. Has a nice shaded outside area that you can... More 

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Thank Frank d
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2016 via mobile

We stopped over for lunch. Friendly staff and managers Wayne and Vicky. My wife had the chicken salad, the salad was fresh and delicious but the chicken was very tough. Wayne came and asked how we were doing and we complained about the chicken, which he addressed immediately with the chef. His wife Vicky came to apologise and offered an... More 

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Thank Ian C
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016

Great atmosphere. Very casual and friendly. It felt as if we knew them as old friends.The food is of good quality and not expensive.

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Thank Babyblade_13
Klerksdorp, South Africa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2016 via mobile

The service is very poor. We waited so long for someone to cone and serve us that I had to get up myself and go inside to find someone. The food however is good. But the menu is very limited. And whether you arrive at 11:30 and would prefer the lunch menu you can only order breakfast till 12:00. I... More 

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Thank Ruletjie

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$4 - $10
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 77 Kerk Street | Swartberg Hotel, Prince Albert 6930, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Prince Albert
  • Phone Number: +27 23 541 1332

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