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“Catch your breath”
Review of Cafe Basil

Cafe Basil
Ranked #39 of 131 Restaurants in East London
Restaurant details
1 review
“Catch your breath”
Reviewed 10 February 2014 via mobile

Best seared beef fillet, avo and onion marmelade drizzled with balsamic reduction wrap. Yumm every time! Well done boys!

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English first
Level 4 Contributor
38 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Boxes all Ticked!”
Reviewed 7 February 2014

If you want a great location, atmosphere and wonderful service, this is the place to go! Situated in one of the business hubs of East London it's a stones throw away from one of the main malls, and definitely has better food than the mall restaurants. There's not only great food on offer, but a serene earthy environment which lends itself to the owners Eco friendly philosophy and vibe. Another plus is that at any one time one of the owners are always at the premises, and often they are the people that serve you. So there's always a personal touch and you will never be found wondering where a manager is. #HomeAwayFromHome

  • Visited February 2014
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East London, South Africa
1 review
“Awesome food and atmosphere every time you visit.”
Reviewed 7 February 2014

Awesome experience whenever you visit. If its for coffee and cake or a light meal. Its just fabulous. The place is always interesting. I see something new every visit. Reminds me of Cape Town.

  • Visited February 2014
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Johannesburg, South Africa
Level 4 Contributor
26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Great food & atmosphere”
Reviewed 29 January 2014 via mobile

Very nice and fresh setting. Friendly service and good food. I will definitely recommend the coronation chicken panini!

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Thank Le Riche L
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East London, South Africa
Level 4 Contributor
19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Cutest and most vibey coffee shop in town”
Reviewed 15 January 2014

Best coffee in town, all the meals are excellent!
The owners are warm and hospitable, a visit at Cafe Basil is like a visit with friends :-)

Visited January 2014
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Thank Rene011
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