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Park Cafe

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126 Jan Smuts Avenue, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
+27 11 447 0250
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07:30 - 15:00
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Joburg
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340 reviews
239 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Hidden away at the lower floor below the Wollies is a cafe style coffee shop catering mainly for ladies visiting the hairdresser and beauty salon. The service is friendly and the food good.

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Thank EONJoburg
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Quaint little cafe with live music. Caters for vegetarians. Although not too many breakfast options available, the creamy mushrooms which I ordered was delicious. Friendly service from waitress. Reasonable pricing

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Thank Vanessa C
Johannesburg, South Africa
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45 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

It's time to up the game. The pics show the customer side hygiene experience. Let's hoping the kitchen side was not as bad. After this, couldn't bring ourselves to order food, so instead had hot drinks which were well made and well priced. The venue is off the busy Jan Smuts, and if you mind the very busy foyer where... More 

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Thank Galaxyhiker
Johannesburg, South Africa
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55 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Some of the best coffee in Johannesburg, an ideal place to grab a quick breakfast, fuel up on coffee and catch up with friends or on some work.

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1 Thank MDTraveller2725
Johannesburg, South Africa
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Been back so many times it's now my place. Lovely vibe- super breakfast options especially for the banter. Tea and coffee beautifully served. I've even had the flour free cakes - to die for

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Thank TerrylUnderwood
Johannesburg, South Africa
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168 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016

This is our favourite breakfast spot in Johannesburg. The poached eggs are always perfectly done, the bacon crispy and the spicy tomatoes and mushrooms heavenly. The juices are freshly squeezed and are delicious. The service can be slightly slow so it is important to get your order in fairly soon after you sit down.

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1 Thank Michelle_RQ
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26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Serves light and fresh breakfast with soft live background jazz music, worth getting up early to spend some quality time there.

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1 Thank Robyn L
Pretzfeld
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60 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Very good coffee and breakfast - yummy spicy tomatoes, a must-try, makes for a nice change. Service could have been a bit more attentive, my second coffee-order never was served...

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Thank SHP_PRP
Johannesburg, South Africa
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122 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

We visited Park Cafe this morning for breakfast. I found the selection of breakfasts to be average but classic breakfast choices such as Eggs Benedict is not on the menu. I had scrambled egg on ciabatta toast - no butter on toast - and very plainly served. All in all, the breakfast was tasty and I did enjoy it. We... More 

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Thank Aimeelloyd9
Pretoria, South Africa
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39 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2015 via mobile

Finding this place was such a highlight of our visit to Joburg. If you didn't know where to look, you might actually walk past it and not even notice it's there! We ordered the flapjacks with crispy bacon and strawberries. It was absolutely to die for! And we also took some of their macaroons to go - hmmm delicious! The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
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Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
07:30 - 15:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 15:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 15:00
Thursday
07:30 - 15:00
Friday
07:30 - 15:00
Saturday
07:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 126 Jan Smuts Avenue, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 447 0250

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?