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Dario's Cafe

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6 Victoria Road, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
+27 21 791 0021
07:00 - 17:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 08:00 - 16:00
Mon - Sat 07:00 - 17:00
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Cape Town, South Africa
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly atmosphere, great staff, excellent value. Always an enjoyable all round experience. Best coffee in Cape Town!

Thank clemgutsche
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great meal. Likely the best we have had so far on vacation. We were immediately greeted and seated for breakfast and the owner stopped by to ask how we are doing and find out where we have traveled from. The cappuccino was also incredibly good. So good that we could not leave with just 1. While we were... More 

Thank Sasha V
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent Service, brilliant atmosphere. Breakfast cooked to perfection. Highly recommended we most definitely will be back. Thank you Dario and your lovely staff ❤️👍xx

Thank Sandy S
Johannesburg, South Africa
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38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited mid-morning for a business breakfast and could have stayed all day. Food and service were both excellent, coffee great and friendly staff. Although we sat chatting for quite a while after breakfast we did not feel pressured to vacate the table and were offered more coffee at regular interval. Definately my breakfast place of choice each time I am... More 

Thank Andysam H
Cape Town, South Africa
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Darios in Hout Bay is an institution, like "Cheers" in Boston, with delicious coffee instead of beer. Fridays are special, for a number of reasons - TGIF, free grappa and a mixed bunch of customers. Great food and free wifi if you want it.

Thank Petera23a
Hout Bay, South Africa
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The place where you feel at home. Frequented by the locals so you know you not going wrong. Great food and the owner very friendly.

Thank rihand2016
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Always consistently good. Coffee excellent and great breakfast at affordable prices. Staff always friendly and willing to assist with a smile!

Thank Helen M
London, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Found this place having run all the way from Camps Bay. It was raining and despite being sweaty and dressed only in damp sports gear was made to feel welcome. A large milkshake and the perfect portion of pancakes, salmon and avocado for less than 100R and I was ready for the run back. Thanks to Dario's for the welcome!

Thank Ian R
Cape Town, South Africa
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83 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

This is the sort of little neighborhood place that every neighborhood hopes to have. We love it for delicious & affordable breakfasts in an extremely comfortable & cozy atmosphere. Without exception the owner has stopped by our table to check on us & our meal which is no small thing. This keeps them coming back! We love the benedict as... More 

Thank rubi55Pozos_mexico
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent coffee and a wonderful atmosphere reflecting their Italian back ground. A worthwhile stop over for any one passing through hout bay

Thank 927neeleshb

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Cafe
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
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
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Victoria Road, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Hout Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 21 791 0021
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.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?