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Bayleaf Cafe

24 Cathedral Street | George, George 6529, South Africa
+27 44 873 4422
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
24 Cathedral Street | George, George 6529, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Life is so busy and onve in a while you have the opportunity to share a meal with someone special. If you make a bad choice the moment will be lost. Luckily we made an excellent decision and had a lovely romantic breakfast. As usual...More

Thank Roelof_4x4Medic
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I love the decor and atmosphere at Bayleaf Café and the food never disappoints. Everything inside the restaurant is so quaint and just beautiful.

Thank AndreaK4377
Reviewed 6 days ago

I have been there a couple of times, consistently good in all aspects,very popular,you need to book great ambiance,friendly service excellent food

Thank Thys100
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Excellent food prepared with attention to detail. Old world charm, beautiful! The coffee shop's interior is sophisticated and innovative, with lots of character. Service is friendly and efficient.

Thank laurika2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of my wife and I favourite s for lunch , also we recommend to our guests do to the variety and being near our guest house. It’s out of the CBD and frequented mainly by locals in the “ know” One thing to watch...More

Thank stanvan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was my in-laws' 50th Wedding Anniversary... We arranged the lunch through the Quinton and were amazed! Bayleaf spoiled them and their friends, and made the whole day so special, with every attention to detail and a lovely MCC bubbly delivered as requested. They commented...More

Thank AninaBijl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are a Spanish couple visiting South Africa doing the garden route. We made a one day stop in George were we found this little restaurant. Food was very very good and service even better. Very nice people working there. When you think you’re full...More

Thank EGT1984
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I had a pit stop in George enroute to Port Elizabeth. We breakfasted at this delightful location and were absolutely bowled over by the wonderful customer service provided by Alvina and Quinton. A truly memorable experience. Thank you so much from Allan,...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Really need to know the town to find the restaurant. Howeverrrrr. Amazing find. Awesome food. Great repore loved every second there. Would have loved to stay for supper. But alas home cooking calls. Cannot ly swambo down.

Thank Hannes T
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Quality food, awesome ambiance, and service with a warm welcome. Staff friendly and attentive. Cheff Quinton very graciously prepared a splendid vegan and vegetarian meal for us even though there aren't any vegan option on the menu. It was the best lunch in George. I...More

Thank Alena O
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Questions & Answers
5 January 2018|
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Response from QuintonHewitt | Property representative |
we have a garden and smoking is permitted at some tables providing other guests do not object - no smoking is permitted indoors or on the covered veranda
30 May 2017|
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Response from QuintonHewitt | Property representative |
Yes - we are open on Mondays - please check out our opening times on the trip advisor Bayleaf page Thanks
8 May 2017|
Response from MoniqueV2806 | Reviewed this property |
unfortunately they are not.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
08:30 - 16:30
08:30 - 16:30
08:30 - 16:30
08:30 - 16:30
08:30 - 16:30
08:30 - 12:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Cathedral Street | George, George 6529, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  George
  • Phone Number: +27 44 873 4422
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