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Yafa Cafe

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US$11
CUISINES
Middle Eastern, Cafe, Street Food, Arabic
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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All reviews lentil soup kebab wraps banoffee pie bread order at the counter items on the menu hookah zaatar dessert supper
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Upon stepping into the cafe it is like we had been transported to another culture/country. World music was playing, patrons with hookah pipes were bubbling away. The room was extremely clean and welcoming. It took a bit to figure out the system which was get...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank latebecomesearly
RaniaA1165, Public Relations Manager at Yafa Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the great review and we are ecstatic that you enjoyed your experience and the food. We can't wait to have you back try new things. Feel free to ask us for suggestions on what to order next time. We highly...More

Reviewed January 9, 2019

Yafa is a very brightly lit restaurant in old St. James. Menus are on the table and once your slection has been made, order at the counter. There are so many interesting dishes on the menu and they are well labelled for vegetarian, vegan and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Furby25
RaniaA1165, Public Relations Manager at Yafa Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the great review and we are happy you enjoyed your experience. We are sorry to hear you were bothered by the loudness of the other group. they were very excited but please feel free to let us know should it...More

Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Delicious food, real ethnicity roots, great customer service and nice environment! I will be back and back and back for sure!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Oribian
RaniaA1165, Guest Relations Manager at Yafa Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded December 13, 2018

So glad to hear that! We look forward to have you back soon :)

Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

Awesome atmosphere, people and food!! The hookah is a very interesting experience. When I was asked where to go for my birthday, I said the Yafa Cafe!! We all loved it! Six stars!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank kencD5088YM
RaniaA1165, Public Relations Manager at Yafa Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded November 10, 2018

So happy you enjoyed your experience with us! Can't wait to have you back!!

Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

Came today for a late lunch with my mother who is visiting from out of town. The small space was full of smoke. We tried different tables and kept moving from one to the other. Owner was there and did not seem to care noticing...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ItayZ21
Reviewed September 10, 2018

Enjoyed the food except the soup could have been more flavourful. The hand made iced tea was refreshing but we had to add sugar. Prices were fair. But It's a bit of a strange set up and we felt uncomfortable being there because the only...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank wandererw3
RaniaA1165, Guest Relations Manager at Yafa Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2018

Thanks for stopping by and glad you found everyone friendly. That day we had a large group that are regulars that were gathering at our location. We love receiving customer feedback and strive to make adjustments based on what we hear. Hope to see you...More

Reviewed September 8, 2018

Just finished eating an incredible meal at this terrific little restaurant. Wide assortment of food. Reasonable prices. Highly recommended!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Sid183462
RaniaA1165, Guest Relations Manager at Yafa Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2018

Thank you so much! We are thrilled that you enjoyed our restaurant. Hope to see you back soon!

Reviewed June 29, 2018

Sat down and and ordered a Turkish coffee and some food, got the coffee. Saw my neighbor has 2 decks of cards on his table which the proprietor hands out. Asked him politely, "Would you mind if i had one of those decks of cards?"...More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Rania A, Guest Relations Manager at Yafa Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded July 8, 2018

Hi there, I am sorry to see that you've had some issues. That normally doesn't happen. However I believe there may have been a misunderstanding. I would be more than happy to discuss the situation. Please give us a call at 204-221-1636 and ask for...More

Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

had a great time... tried a few different dishes which were recommended by the owner... all very tasty... pleasant atmosphere and samples were brought around while we were there... fun spot to try different food...

Date of visit: May 2018
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Rania A, Guest Relations Manager at Yafa Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded July 8, 2018

Thanks for the great review. A lot of love and hard work goes into our dishes, so we’re glad you and your taste buds enjoyed the atmosphere, the samples and the experience.

Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

I’ve driven by this cafe numerous times and finally decided to try it for supper. I was not disappointed. The menu has lots of options, prices range from $4-$20. I decided on the kabob meal. I waited about 15 minutes for it to be prepared...More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Rania A, Guest Relations Manager at Yafa Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded July 8, 2018

Thanks so much! Here at Yafa Café, we care about making a taste that lasts, and strive to serve very well the people in Winnipeg. Please come again, we are soon adding new items to our menu as our café's kitchen is being expanded with...More

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Response from Tom7787 | Reviewed this property |
I checked the photos I took of the menu and their business card but no indication about gluten free. You can call them at 204-221-1636.
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