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1st Avenue, Fish Hoek, South Africa
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09:30 - 18:00
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Fish Hoek, South Africa
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76 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

We had a early morning meeting and it was the only place open at 7.30am. The waitress was really friendly and the coffee was so good we ordered breakfast. I was pleasantly surprised by the breakfast and the only this that spoilt it for me was the rancid butter. Apart from that the venue was great for my meeting and... More 

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Thank Pierre R
Cape Town, South Africa
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59 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016

Although the food we had was mediocre, the coffee was fabulous! We went for breakfast recently, and got what we paid for, a cheap meal. Then again, breakfast is breakfast and you can't beat the price. But its a cute little spot and I highly recommend the coffee.

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Thank karin_renee
Cape Town, South Africa
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93 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2015 via mobile

I wanted to have breakfast at this place on 26 December 2015 at around 10:15. Only on other table with three guests. Waited for over 10 minutes to get served then walked out. One waitress on duty.

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Thank holidaylover55
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2015 via mobile

Nice place for lunch. The salads were fresh and well done. The service is ok. The coffee awesome. The chocolate croissants are brilliant.

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Thank jonik811
Cape Point, South Africa
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34 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2015

Espresso Indulge Yourself An early morning meeting/eating / shopping / breakfast / lunch venue. Situated at the Western entrance to The Arcade in Fish Hoek, this busy eatery is a must stop at venue. A hive of activity, from folks having their morning breakfasts, business meetings going down and then the gotta have pie or cake folk. Tasteful decor and... More 

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Thank MRGMARCUSGIBBONS
Vancouver, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2015

I love their coffee, and the barrister Givemore! perfect evertime! The breakfasts are great and the sunday roasts are amazingly homely.

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Thank Eachus
London
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80 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2015

Firstly, I probably need to explain my title. I have been coming to Fish Hoek for quite a few years, and have to say it's a really eclectic place. It's not your usual run-of-the-mill 'holiday' destination as it's also a Cape Town suburb with a good mix of ages. Fair enough, there is currently a preponderance of senior citizens, but... More 

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Thank Blikskottel
Cape Town, South Africa
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2015

The staff are always friendly and welcoming. The service is always fast and efficient. The cappuccino is thick and foamy. The price is brilliant! Highly recommended. Thanks to Divine the waitress for excellent service.

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Thank KaranpalSingh
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2015

One of the major reasons that people come back again and again to a restaurant is consistently good food. And such consistency seems to be the problem in this restaurant. First time we went we were impressed with the humble chicken pie. It was yummy! The second time around, the chicken pie they served had absolutely no resemblance to the... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2014

Breakfasts... several already. Well priced, very tasty, good coffee, friendly waiters, clean. Super!

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Thank SeanHammon

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 18:00
Monday
09:30 - 18:00
Tuesday
09:30 - 18:00
Wednesday
09:30 - 18:00
Thursday
09:30 - 18:00
Friday
09:30 - 18:00
Saturday
09:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1st Avenue, Fish Hoek, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Fish Hoek

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?