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Old Biscuit Mill

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Neighbourhood: Woodstock
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Address: 373 - 375 Albert Road | Woodstock, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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US$ 300.03*
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stunning saturday morning

what a wonderful way to spend a saturday morning. strolling the market with a cocktail in hand and browsing the various stalls. definitely one to recommend i have heard that... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Shelly Beach, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

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Shelly Beach, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

what a wonderful way to spend a saturday morning. strolling the market with a cocktail in hand and browsing the various stalls. definitely one to recommend i have heard that during the week this is not the same though. pretty dismal

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Nice place on weekends but we dropped in on a weekday and we were really disappointed. Prices are geared for the European market too. R300 odd for a light lunch with no booze and no coffee is OTT!

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Burton Bradstock, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

When I was here 8 years ago this was new and all the rage. People kept saying "you must go". Went again this trip and unfortunately most of the shops were closed as it was a public holiday. But the charm still there and I understand that the food market at the weekend is still very good. The area around... More 

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Western Cape, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food, beautiful ladies, I love it. Best restaurant in Cape Town Test Kitchen was unfotunately fully booked

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Period. You have to go here. It's epic!!! We stayed over a weekend just so we could go and it was totally worth it. Amazing food, great shopping and super friendly people. We went from 12-3pm and while it as packed, it wasn't so packed that it was miserable. Don't come to Cape Town and miss this gem!!! Seriously.

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Thank AnnaKMorris
Nuremberg, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful Market only on Saturday from 9-15. Great stuff there. But very crowded. Amazing food. Relaxed atmosphere. Perfect spot to be 😊

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I loved going to Biscuit Mill, but these days it is an overcrowded tourist nightmare! No place to move, or just buy some food... they might need to consider cover charge...

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Thank eleneb2017
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I came here solely with the intend of eating all that I can bare in mind I'm not a big eater! It has a lovely vibe but really gets full after navigating my way through the people and waiting in line for food I can gladly say it was worth.....P.S. not to be done in heels

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Thank Coralani
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Must do breakfast / brunch spot if in Cape Town on a Saturday. Opens at 9 so worthwhile getting there early - on street parking safe when offered by parking officials. Lots of delicious food choices - go there hungry :-)

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Thank Ronan G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed it! We enjoyed some great live music and the food was to die for. Will definitely return on my next trip to CPT

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