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Cnr Cafe Bistro and Deli

) #42 of 1,047 Restaurants in Johannesburg $$ - $$$ Cafe, Delicatessen,
Corner Buckingham and Rothesay Avenues | Corner Rothesay Ave, Craighall Park, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
+27 11 880 2244
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good41%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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08:00 - 22:00All hours
Cafe, Delicatessen, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Corner Buckingham and Rothesay Avenues | Corner Rothesay Ave, Craighall Park, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I went with a group of friends, we all had different meals and everything was outstanding. The staff were amazing and the service was excellent. Prawn pasta and the blue cheese salad were top choices.

Thank Kate J
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Had lunch here on Sunday 30 April. Reception and service was prompt and friendly. Preparation time was reasonably quick. Presentation of the food was good. Texture and taste was good, and portion size acceptable. Lovely atmosphere with outdoor seating, as well as indoor. On the...More

Thank PieterCroukamp
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

An absolute find in JHB! We go here all the time for breakfast lunch and dinner! They lately added some new items to their menu which are absolutely delicious. Have a look at the specials board! Booking is advised as it can be busy at...More

Thank Shrimp1987
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Excellent neighborhood bistro with a good variety of sandwiches, salads and pizza on the menu. Their homemade pasta is delicious. Very affordable, excellent service and convenient location. Even choices for vegetarians.

Thank Kathy D
Reviewed 23 April 2017

cant really say I enjoyed the outing, not the usual breakfasts a little out of the way for me and I can think of plenty other restaurants that serve good breakfasts

Thank SAAT495
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Really chilled dinner with family. Prawn pasta the best I have had. Will definitely be back and recommend highly for an informal night out with friends.

Thank Tjwswazi
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Very convenient for the excellent Rutland House. Excellent food and service. We went back to eat there again.

Thank nandvdevon
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Took the family to Cnr Cafe on Saturday morning for breakfast. This was my first time visiting and we were all suitably impressed. Very friendly staff, great coffee and probably the best breakfast I have eaten for a while. Quite a drive for us but...More

Thank GeorgeHarris1000
Reviewed 25 March 2017

We have passed this corner restaurant many times over the years I have been coming to South Africa but never been in for a meal. This. Morning we fancied eggs Benedict although here it is called Hollandais which cam highly recommended. Extremely well made with...More

Thank watchman2015
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Nice busy cafe/restaurant. The waiters are friendly and helpful and the food was nice however I found the salad to be a little small and the calamari overcooked. Creme brûlée was cold and the caramelised layer so thick I couldn't break it and it came...More

Thank armadill029
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
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Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner Buckingham and Rothesay Avenues | Corner Rothesay Ave, Craighall Park, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 880 2244
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