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Thyme Square Coffee & Gift Shop

McKenzie St | John Dory Building, St Lucia 3936, South Africa
+27 35 590 1692
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (12 reviews)
“cake” (9 reviews)
“scones” (4 reviews)
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
McKenzie St | John Dory Building, St Lucia 3936, South Africa
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Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

I have been coming to ST Lucia for 22 years on holiday. Today I found a hidden gem tucked away under the retail log cabins in town. I could not believe I've never been there before. It's a coffee shop with concrete tables and chairs...More

Thank beverley m
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This is an absolutely excellent little gem.Everything is a specially picked to make your time special.......the teapot....cutlery....menu...seating.......atmosphere etc.A Real treat.

Thank Kobieshalom
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Here you will find something for everyone whether you want cake or something sweet or a substantial meal, everything prepared with care. Staff are friendly and helpful and décor suits the name. Lovey place to stop and stay a while in St Lucia.

Thank NSey78
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

What a lovely little gem. Coffee and cake was so good. A definite stop while u are in the area. It's a bit hidden from the road it is right under the surf shop. Friendly service and reasonable pricing. Ideal for the local sa tourist!

Thank 922staceyc
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We nipped in for a quick cup of coffee and were pleasantly surprised at the comfortable and unusual surroundings. An excellent cup of coffee and then we were off on a boat trip.

Thank Antony B
Reviewed 20 March 2017

A pleasant cafe in St Lucia with a courtyard for outdoor sitting, the best we found in town. We visited both for lunch and an afternoon coffee. Food was all freshly prepared and tasty. Coffee is good, as are the milkshakes. They have a small...More

Thank GoLiveYoung
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Had a quick snack in here one lunch time, which made a nice change from bigger places. Down side is they do not sell beer, but do a nice cup of tea.

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We went for a coffee and snack and left very underwhelmed. They try very hard to be quaint but the waffle was very thin and a single small scone was overwhelmed by the jam and cream supplied. On the plus side my toated sandwich was...More

Thank Phil_UK57
Reviewed 14 February 2017

If you looking for that extra touch...Thyme Square is a Coffee or light meal stop you don't want to miss. Relaxing atmosphere with great service. A place many locals' love visiting. As a keen traveler, I love to look for places locals frequent...it just says...More

Thank 425Shaz
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Cosy lunch room with great food, nice atmosphere and friendly staff! Very affordable. I recommend the delicious cakes and cupcakes. Especially the red velvet cake!!

Thank MillievNillie
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Anna W
What are your opening hours during the festive period please?
4 December 2016|
Response from Teaqueen101 | Property representative |
Hello Anna we will be open most days from 8am until 6pm. That is only from the 17th of December until the 30th of December. On the 20th we are booked for a function. And on Sunday's will be open from 8am until 5pm. The 24th... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: McKenzie St | John Dory Building, St Lucia 3936, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  St Lucia
  • Phone Number: +27 35 590 1692
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