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Whole Earth Cafe

257 Main Road, Scarborough 7975, South Africa
+27 21 780 1138
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
257 Main Road, Scarborough 7975, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was delicious and very reasonably priced. Would drive all the way from Cape Town to go again. It's a must!!

Thank Sightseer10971508341
Aura K, Owner at Whole Earth Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your experience with us. We look forward to seeing you back again soon. Best wishes Aura and the whole earth cafe team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a bicycling tour with 20 others. Met the owner who was extremely accommodating. Wait staff was attentive. Food was delicious local fare. Highly recommend!More

Thank Passport90841
Aura K, Owner at Whole Earth Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for your review. It was a great pleasure to welcome your group and replenish your energy reserves after your long cycle. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your visit to Cape Town. Best wishes Aura and the whole earth cafe...More

Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic lunch here. The food was fresh and good portion sizes. We had the Love Salad bowl with Calamari and the tofu fish special. Both very nice. The smoothies were great too. Staff were very friendly and attentive and the place had an...More

Thank lee j
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Breakfast was presented beautifully and tasted delicious and the staff make you feel welcome and comfortable. Pet friendly outside which is always great!

Thank Jessi-Jean1111
Reviewed October 4, 2018

Great service, good food nice setting, what more can one wish for Sunday lunch.And dogs are welcome!

Thank hanns b
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

Lovely vegan place with delicious food. Lovely atmosphere, very casual. There is food on the menu that is different and worth trying. I suggest that you should try the avo & mint milkshake and the fried ice-cream. The food is wholesome and fresh. Everything we...More

Thank 86nicob
Reviewed September 23, 2018

We researched in Australia for healthy, organic, whole-food cafes for our drive from Cape Town to Cape of Good Hope and Whole Earth Cafe ticked all the boxes for us and those in our party who eat anything. The service and food is excellent -...More

Thank kdklmjcheck123
Reviewed September 3, 2018

A hidden gem just as you come into Scarborough! Look out (on the mountain side) for the Jawitz estate agency sign and it's up from the driveway towards the back of the property and nestled behind some large and lovely trees. A welcoming fire on...More

Thank FrenskeO
Reviewed August 22, 2018

We had the VEGAN TOFU-FISH & Chips with salad and were blown away by the taste and presentation. The staff was most helpful and friendly as well as the owner of the restaurant. I want to visit them once a week and try out all...More

Thank massynelsje
Aura K, Owner at Whole Earth Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us. We are delighted that you enjoyed the Tofish and chips and I’m quietly confident that you will love the veggie burger as well as all the other many vegan options we have available both...More

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

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$9
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
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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
  • E-mail
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