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News Cafe Menlyn

Shop 1,2,3 Cnr Glen Manor & Louis Rds, Glen Gallaries /Menlyn Piatza, Menlyn, Pretoria 0063, South Africa
+27 12 348 2982
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good21%
  • Average32%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible21%
4 weeks ago
“Misleading hours, terrible staff”
15 Nov 2017
“Yughh! ”
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Cafe, International, Contemporary, Pub, Healthy
$$ - $$$
Shop 1,2,3 Cnr Glen Manor & Louis Rds, Glen Gallaries /Menlyn Piatza, Menlyn, Pretoria 0063, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been to many many Hardrock Cafe’s accross the continents. Worse by far was the one located at Menlyn Mall in Pretoria. We arrived there at 21h55 on a Friday evening of a long weekend only to be told that we cannot be served as...More

Thank SFou
Reviewed November 15, 2017 via mobile

Wanted to revisit what I thought was still a classy place. How wrong could we have been! It was 830 in the morning. The place reeked of alcohol, smoke and ...... The furniture has become totally tacky. Who frequents this place? I can’t even remember...More

Thank Dave B
Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

Good food fillet steak mushroom sauce and a coke with tip zar219.00 so an expensive lunch for one. However it was served hot and I enjoyed it.

Thank William G
Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

I have been to this place for breakfast before and it was much better. This time I went for dinner with a colleague and I got a shock of my life. I ordered grilled fish. It seems the chef prepared the fish for frying and...More

Thank Jjaymoh
Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

Staff is a bit tired. They are not inspired and that translate to the average service the deliver. The food is not out of this world. The place needs a turn around strategy

1  Thank Jjaymoh
Reviewed March 14, 2016

Just don't do it. There are plenty of viable alternatives in the vicinity. The food is way over priced and of pretty average quality. I've frequented this place over the past few years because they have a nice pub quiz on Tuesdays, but unless you...More

Thank I_Am_Ari1
Reviewed November 28, 2015 via mobile

I been coming here from march and the guy that was swiping cards was absolutely rude to the highest level,im NEVER coming to this news cafe EVER again and im gonna make sure i spread the word,they dont even have name badges on,iv never been...More

Thank Genghis S
Reviewed September 11, 2015

The management needs to work on the staff and the kitchen staff. Food is not to the level of the order placed. The staff makes many mistakes with orders (i.e. order medium rear and get well done" I recommend this place for breakfast.

Thank Jjaymoh
Reviewed September 3, 2015

Went for a quick lunch there.Great staff and the service was efficient and to the point.Would recommend this place.

Thank teb750
Reviewed August 11, 2015 via mobile

Service is quick and easy. One can buy a quick snack to have with the coffee on the go or to sit down. The quality is very good.

Thank JandB281
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Bar, Cafe, International, Contemporary, Pub, Healthy
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 1,2,3 Cnr Glen Manor & Louis Rds, Glen Gallaries /Menlyn Piatza, Menlyn, Pretoria 0063, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Pretoria
  • Phone Number: +27 12 348 2982
  • E-mail
News Cafe is a high street cafe, award-winning cocktail bar and entertainment venue that offer's a unique, relaxed and entertaining dining experience. The premium menu choices and overall experience has been created by a professional team, who are dedicated to giving our guests a little more than they expect. News Cafe - it's relevant, it's aspirational, it's exciting and it's about the vibe.
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