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Java Cafe

) #29 of 201 Restaurants in Stellenbosch $$ - $$$ , Pizza, Cafe
7 Jan Katz Building | Church Street, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
+27 21 887 6261
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good47%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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Bar, Pizza, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7 Jan Katz Building | Church Street, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Really good waffles. Service is good with regards to quick dishing of food and liked the atmosphere.

Thank Christiaan v
Reviewed 6 days ago

As it was winter we ate indoors but in warmer weather it would have been lovely sit outside under the umbrellas. The menu offered plenty of choice to suit most tastes. They also stock a good variety of wines and also offer several wines by...More

Thank Lindi W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I like Jaca and it has a good reputation. I sat next to the fireplace and read the newspaper too. My food was ice cold when it arrived. Eggs Benedict.. It was warmed up abs then perfect. Very important to serve warm food...

Thank Aaltjie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a large group of 22 people. Despite the size everybody was well attended to. The food was very good. I would highly recommend Java Cafe for dinner.

Thank Antony C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really excellent for a quick and easy cafe meal. My group had burgers and pizza. Service was fast and efficient. Everybody was very impressed with the quality and taste of our traditionally "fast-food" dishes.

Thank fjv2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the food! Delicious and tasteful! Great place to hang out and socialise with friends. Dompedro for dessert was perfect.

Thank Bernice R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The butter chicken and carrot cake are delicious. We chose to sit outside for the lovely atmosphere, but there is ample heating. Unfortunately, service was not so friendly and quick. We had to wait a long time for our coffee and cake, although there were...More

Thank ChristineStrydom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped by for a quick cuppa and a slice of sweetness. Service was friendly and quite speedy, even though the place was packed. It gets very busy, so you'll have to hold thumbs that you'll get a place to sit.

Thank Christiaan_Boonzaier
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Had a good lunch with family. Friendly service and good atmosphere - good music! I had the pan fried steak with mushroom sauce, baby tomatoes, corn and oven-baked potato wedges served in a pan. The steak was done to my request and the mushroom sauce...More

Thank Duane B
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Very disappointed with the dinner we had here , we will not be back . My chicken was not cooked properly and the ribs my husband ordered looked Like it was soaked in marinade for days . Very disappointing .

Thank Samantha d
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$50
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
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: 7 Jan Katz Building | Church Street, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Stellenbosch
  • Phone Number: +27 21 887 6261
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Java Bistro offer full breakfasts with lunch, dinner and an open show kitchen with qualified chefs preparing your gourmet meal to perfection Enjoy our side walk seating with a glass wine from our cellar with over a hundred to choose from
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