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“A true oasis”
Review of True Living

True Living
Ranked #1 of 15 Restaurants in Cradock
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$2 - US$10
Cuisines: Delicatessen, Healthy, Cafe
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: A quaint restaurant and coffee shop situated right on the main route through the beautiful town of Cradock. We pride ourselves on excellent coffee and homemade soul food. A bakery where fresh artisan bread is available as well as a delicatessen section. True Living is also stocked with loads of local produce like knitwear, jams and mohair products.
Reviewed 7 February 2014

What a find. Honestly the best salad I have eaten from Sydney to Paris and back. Reasonable cost. Genial atmosphere and Charlotte a gem of a waitress. You guys are great!

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Thank Karin P
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Reviewed 8 January 2014

This beautiful shop is very easy accessable from the main street in Cradock. So if you pass through this sleepy town, it is a must stop for lunch or breakfast or very good coffee.

The menu consists of light lunches and wonderful freshly baked breads and roosterkoek and yummy salads. You will even
find venison on the menu, truly karoo!
Try the home made ginger beer or lemonade to quench your thirst, it really does get very warm in this part of the world.

Lani, the owner of the shop is a friendly, extremely dynamic women.
They also have beautiful gifts and home made products made on their
farm, also a deli with amazing variety of things to eat.
Definitely worth a visit.

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Thank mags1983VN
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Reviewed 7 January 2014

We happened upon True Living by accident whilst trying to avoid another road-trip-chain-store-take-away, and what a lucky accident it was. Superb food made with care in a setting which would instantly calm even the most stressed of travellers. The fresh bread made on the premises was delicious. After lunch we had the toasted brioche with nutella, creme fraiche and marmalade which was a taste combination that haunts me to this day. The "padstall" section of the shop was also very interesting with loads of handmade items, jams and preserves. Stop here for a meal whenever you have the chance, you will not be disappointed.

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Thank TravelingC00k
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Reviewed 5 January 2014 via mobile

Great value for money and lovely atmosphere. With beautiful hand made gifts and preserves. Great frozen meals.

So worth trying!

Thank GregSounes
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Reviewed 1 January 2014

I've visited True Living twice this year & I would love to recommend it to anyone planning a trip to/through Cradock.

The food is exceptional: fresh, simple...yet gourmet* From home-made 'gemmerbier' to freshly baked breads...oh, too good.

Incredibly peaceful & created with love...a love for people, a love for good food and a love for all things beautiful*

I highly recommend it (;

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Thank theodialbrecht
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