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99 Main Road, Claremont 7700, South Africa
+27 21 671 1958
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08:30 - 16:30
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Mon - Fri 08:30 - 16:30
Sat 08:30 - 13:30
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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657 reviews
369 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 307 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We gathered for a divine business lunch and were (as always) served delicious plates of remarkable food. Abbey’s service is always effective and with a smile. Heaven! Ideal for breakfast, lunch, coffee and cake. In fact, any excuse is good to visit – even a solo coffee!

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Bloubergstrand, South Africa
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47 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Recently were a table of 4 who had brunch here. 2 of our party ordered extra avo and extra bacon. The extras were not listed on the menu and we were not advised of the extra cost - R30 for 2 rashers of bacon is a complete rip off. Won't see us here again!!

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Thank TamarTravels
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Saturday tradition: Omelette and a flat white after hiking through Newlands Forest - I just love this place! Cute, cozy and food for all gluten-intolerant or the health conscious.

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Thank eleneb2017
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017

What a great find. This cozy restaurant has a great menu with fresh, organic meals and a warm welcoming atmosphere. The outside area is tastefully decorated to make you feel like you're out of the city. Would definitely recommend!

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Thank 49alaec
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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1,020 reviews
318 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,157 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

We were shopping at the Block & Chisel furniture store and needed a break. We had a slice of carrot cake which was average and Americanos. These were so acidic (from Burundi) I couldn't drink more than half. I note all the good reviews however so will have to give this place another chance.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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657 reviews
369 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 307 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Wonderful macchiato served with a sweet pastry – perfect for breakfast. Love the vibe, the energy and the excellent service from Abbey. And it is always a treat to browse ate the magnificent items at Block & Chisel interiors.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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657 reviews
369 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 307 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

I just love the excellent coffees at the Larder, brewed to perfection. Abby serves coffee and cake with style and a smile. The cakes are divine – over a few days I sampled a biscuit, short bread, moist chocolate cake, a cinnabun and a Portuguese milk tartlet. Every item was baked with love and butter and divine. Ideal for coffee... More 

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Thank Kardoesie
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016

This place is just next to my office, but in my opinion it's far too overpriced. I found the service is good and staff (probably the owners) are very friendly. The coffee is great. I had a meal there a few times as part of our office outing and it was good too, but once I forgot my lunch and... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

Our lunch was perfect & we were starving after a 0500hr trip from the Karoo with no breakfast! Fresh, tasty, wholesome! Well done! William & Colleen from P A Country Store

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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657 reviews
369 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016

This is a perfect spot for a lunch – great coffee, friendly service and excellent dishes. I opted for a large slice of the freshly baked quiche and salad. It was divine. Perfect for meeting a friend for coffee or for lingering over lunch and worthwhile for breakfast.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
08:30 - 16:30
Tuesday
08:30 - 16:30
Wednesday
08:30 - 16:30
Thursday
08:30 - 16:30
Friday
08:30 - 16:30
Saturday
08:30 - 13:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99 Main Road, Claremont 7700, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Claremont
  • Phone Number: +27 21 671 1958

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