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The Green Fountain

38 Gordon's Bay Road, Strand, Western Cape | Next to McDonalds, Strand 7140, South Africa
+27 21 853 0084
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  • Average10%
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“lunch” (4 reviews)
“gordons bay” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
38 Gordon's Bay Road, Strand, Western Cape | Next to McDonalds, Strand 7140, South Africa
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Reviewed May 30, 2018

What an hidden jewel. Lovely garden, and nice private corners in the garden to sit and enjoy a meal or something to drink. Staff is friendly and and food is good. We had a very nice Sunday "spitbraai" buffet at an affordable price.

1  Thank Amanda B
Reviewed November 10, 2017

Noisy ( terrible acoustics ) place, no ambience, below average fare. I cannot recommend this place - which is a pity as some of these are pretty good. ( Muizenberg )More

Thank Shaynepetersen15
Hansie C, Owner at The Green Fountain, responded to this reviewResponded November 14, 2017

Good day Shayne We are so sorry that your recent experience at The Green Fountain in Strand was not according to your expectations. However, it is the first comment of its kind that we receive about our restaurant and we would love you to please...More

Reviewed October 14, 2017

I had clients for coffee there and were pleasantly surprised with the setting. The back yard are laid out with astroturf that give it a cool feel to the place. Smokers have there own corner of the garden to do what they do. Even though...More

1  Thank LeonF639
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

We were referred to this restaurant so on Thursday before choir practice we popped in for a quick coffee and to check out the place. It was lovely with a beautiful garden and bird feed. So we decided to book for the carvery lunch on...More

Thank CarmelitaO22
Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

Suprisingly in our financial difficult times it is rare to find a place that doesn't bust your budget.The Green Fountain on Gordons Bay Road delights in being not only great food in beautiful surroundings but at an affordable price. We paid R95 for the Sunday...More

1  Thank Justin F
Reviewed May 29, 2017 via mobile

I try and support local so I've been twice now, once with my wife and the other with the family. Breakfast was great. Tasty and well presented. Lunch was a tad disappointing with overcooked burger and beef strips. Garnish is very amateur and plating lacks...More

1  Thank 464mickyd
Reviewed April 27, 2017

If you looking for a place to have a small meal or breakfast in a nice atmosphere then this is it. The place is clean, the welcome is friendly. There are plenty of tables inside and outside in a beautiful garden, most under a canopy....More

Thank Gero T
Riaanvr82, Owner at The Green Fountain, responded to this reviewResponded April 28, 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words and ongoing support. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

My discovery of the year.Was a wow experience . Beautiful venue ,great ambiance , excellent food . Definitely a must

Thank Mumbai2
Riaanvr82, Owner at The Green Fountain, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words and support. We appreciate your business, and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed March 21, 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful time at this Restaurant. The waiters where professional quick and very friendly. We all loved the food which i can add was very well priced

Thank rpafernandes
Riaanvr82, Owner at The Green Fountain, responded to this reviewResponded March 23, 2017

Thank you so much for your feedback and support. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed February 15, 2017

This restaurant is a gem. It is welcoming and the staff are very friendly. Have only had breakfast here, and always a hit. My favorite place to sit is in the garden. It is truely beautiful and relaxing to have your coffee and watch the...More

Thank anniev395
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Gordon's Bay Road, Strand, Western Cape | Next to McDonalds, Strand 7140, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Strand
  • Phone Number: +27 21 853 0084
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Beautiful Garden Slow Lounge, with two Function Venues which can accommodate up to 80 people each, ideal for Weddings, Kitchen Tea's, Baby Showers, Conferences and other functions. Fully Licensed Bar.
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