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68 Somerset Street | N2, Swellendam 6740, South Africa
+27 28 514 2216
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Cafe, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
68 Somerset Street | N2, Swellendam 6740, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here for some tea and coffee on our way from Hermanus to Plettenberg Bay. Friendly staff and lovely food. Beautiful restaurant with shop.

Thank Linda L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I visited here for a quick stop. I had an enjoyable flat white although it had a greater ratio of milk to foam. My partner had a hot chocolate which was a bit too sweet. Good quality products nevertheless. We enjoyed a...More

Thank MilesHW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food at great prices with quality service! Their mushroom risotto-delicious!!! The kids will have fun and the view of the mountains exceptional!

Thank Johan_Andice
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The breakfast selection was great and the service was good. The selection suited all the different needs in the family. Nice shopping afterwards.

Thank James K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here for lunch and had a really nice burger. Another person had the open pie and my partner also had a burger. The service was good, the presentation good and the venue is really well situated just off the main road. There is something...More

Thank Springbokkieno1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was a great breakfast in a beautiful setting. The bread was especially good. Toasted artesian bread.

Thank 381sascham
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Greeted by the friendly Octavia we were treated to the most delectable of antipasto platters. An all too brief love affair with the marinated aubergine, fresh pesto and cured meats. Everything was top-notch and memorable. I could have stayed all day.

Thank carlap642
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic! Unexpected find! Great coffee and pastries. Just delightful! This is a must stop when you visit Swellendam

Thank Tamaravanzyl
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

I ordered breakfast, mince and eggs. I could not cut through the toast, when you eventually do get it cut the eggs and mince would be all over the plate. I complained to the waiter who agreed it was overdone, he offered that I would...More

Thank LoftyE
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped here on route to Cape Town. The outside and decor you would expect the food to be similar. I was so disappointed. I had the gnocchi and my partner a burger. For R110 for a pasta dish I would expect it to not...More

Thank Lucie P
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4 March 2016|
Response from ChrisRavenKnight |
They are open for 6 days a week from 7am to 6pm. Closed on Tuesdays. During School holidays they are open 7 days a week from 7am to 6pm. Hope that helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$5
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 Somerset Street | N2, Swellendam 6740, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Overberg District  >  Swellendam
  • Phone Number: +27 28 514 2216
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