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Whole Earth Cafe

257 Main Road, Scarborough 7975, South Africa
+27 21 780 1138
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Overview
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“cake” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
257 Main Road, Scarborough 7975, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 135 reviews

Reviewed July 9, 2018

Wheelchair access Friendly staff Have vegetarian and vegan options for food and cakes Best coffee in town Tucked away and in a beautiful setting Food is delicious Breakfasts amazing. Best to book Outside area to sit and inside with fireplace

Thank Kim N
Aura K, Owner at Whole Earth Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2018

Thank you so much Kim! We really appreciate your informative review. We look forward to seeing you back again soon. Best wishes Aura and the whole earth cafe team

Reviewed July 9, 2018

Yum. Yum. And yum. I have loads of food allergies so finding a venue that serves decadent AND permissible food is a real treat for me. I cannot stop fantasizing about my meal at Whole Earth Cafe. We shared the grilled hake with sweet potato...More

Thank Nicolette1978
Reviewed June 28, 2018

Have been going to this spot for some time. Their addition of vegan dishes are amazing! They're experimental and tasty ... your tastebuds will be delighted. Tofu Fish (do it) and their vegan gnocchi ... winner!

Thank David M
Aura K, Owner at Whole Earth Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded June 29, 2018

Thank you so much for your review David. We’re delighted you enjoyed our vegan delights. Hope to see you back again soon :) Best wishes Aura and the whole earth cafe team

Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Great coffee and really good veggie food, if I was closer I would come here every week. What more can I say?

Thank Malcolm D
Aura K, Owner at Whole Earth Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2018

Thank you so much Malcolm. We really appreciate you taking the time lleave us a review and we are delighted you enjoyed your experience with us. Best wishes and many thanks Aura and the whole earth cafe team.

Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

Excellent soup and great service! Prices were very reasonable. Lovely and relaxing atmosphere. We will come again.More

Thank John P
Aura K, Owner at Whole Earth Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded June 23, 2018

Hi John, Thank you so much for your review. We are delighted that our hearty soup hit the spot. You may be delighted to know we now have that soup for sale in our deli shop to take home along with other flavours. Thank you...More

Reviewed May 31, 2018

Whole Earth Cafe is one of my favorite restaurants. Guests can expect a lovely warm atmosphere. Their breakfast are all delicious... BUT do yourself a favor and visit at lunchtime for the gnocchi which is undoubtedly the best gnocchi I have ever had. (plus its...More

Thank Deborah K
Aura K, Owner at Whole Earth Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded June 18, 2018

Dear Deborah, Thank you so much for your glowing review and for your ongoing loyal patronage! We are delighted with the feedback and grinning from ear to ear. We do hope you will be back again very soon ;) Warm wishes Aura and the whole...More

Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

Lunch with my Vegan familly,amazing staff and management. Amazing Vegan menu with well balanced meals,staff that are really passionate and we'll informed regarding their offering. Absolutely worth the visit ,will see them again soon!!More

Thank Ozzy N
Aura K, Owner at Whole Earth Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2018

Thank you so much for your glowing review! It’s really important to us to know that we are hitting the mark when it comes to our vegan offerings. It’s an area we are passionate about and we are constantly looking to increase our vegan options....More

Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a fabulous lunch here today. The service was fantastic, warm and friendly. Very cozy and relaxed atmosphere. Wonderful, extensive menu and fantastic fresh, delicious ingredients that are perfectly balanced and beautifully presented with very generous portions. The wonderful ethics and culture in this...More

Thank caseyg241
Aura K, Owner at Whole Earth Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2018

Thank you so much for your your amazing review Casey!! You have made our day!! Were so grateful for the feedback. Thank you for trekking out so far to pay us a visit and we hope to see you again next time you’re out this...More

Reviewed April 18, 2018

I love Whole Earth Cafe. I have been coming here since it opened. I always choose one of the vegan options for lunch - the hummus and falafels are delicious (especially when part of the Whole Earth Bowl), and the banana and coconut smoothie was...More

Thank Joanna M
Aura K, Owner at Whole Earth Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2018

Hi Joanna! Wow! Thank you so much for the positive feedback and taking the time to review us! I’m delighted that you enjoyed your most recent visit. Thank you also for all your support over the years! We very much look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed April 16, 2018

A fantastic place for people of various lifestyle and diet preferances to eat delicious food together. A varied, delicious healthy menu with a nice selection of vegan options and staff willing to customize to taste/diet preferences. An absolute gem!

Thank NikitaMcShaneNel
Aura K, Owner at Whole Earth Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2018

Hi Nikita, Thank you so much for your review. It means the world to us to know that we’re getting it right!!! We look forward to seeing you back again soon, Best wishes Aura and the whole earth cafe team

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$9
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 257 Main Road, Scarborough 7975, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +27 21 780 1138
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