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Olympia Cafe and Deli

134 Main Road, Kalk Bay 7975, South Africa
+27 21 788 6396
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (99 reviews)
“bread” (47 reviews)
“croissants” (35 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Cafe, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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134 Main Road, Kalk Bay 7975, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 days ago

On our tour along the beach we had a nice coffee here and were served with an interesting variety of small coffee cakes.

Thank huys25
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

You have to get the brownies, walk across the road to the sea, sit on the rocks and eat it whilst having the sea spray wash over you! This is how the locals do it.

Thank Kashi P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delighted to get back to this lovely, long established “old favorite” in the heart of beautiful Kalk Bay. Friendly & attentive staff. Good, well priced Menu. Comprehensive drinks menu. Food was good & well priced. Free WiFi

Thank Marguerite W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a little gem this is. The food is amazing & the space is really funky. The staff are uber helpfull & friendly. I'm sad we won't be going that way again this time. We will be back on our next visit without hesitation ....More

Thank TheSmithsUk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner at the Olympia Cafe and Deli. My husband had the chicken, which he said was delicious, I had the seafood pasta, which was also very good. They even prepared a different sauce because I am lactose-intolerant. The wine is okay, served a...More

1  Thank Chuditha
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Kalk Bay is on the train line with a good service but the little town is being killed by cars. At least it was when we dropped in on Black Friday. Olympia cafe is a nice simple fish restaurant. I has seared tuna and my...More

1  Thank Patrick T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot, casual, friendly, packed with locals. Get there at 5.30 by 6, it’s humming. Mussels and soup were very good. Will go again.

1  Thank CBNic
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were looking for a good place to have lunch. Where better than Olympia Cafe, for vibe, view, interesting menu. We both needed some comfort food, and loved the ill-described Soft Spinach Polenta, which turned out to be a wonderful, hot and wholesome dish, made...More

1  Thank Liesbet v
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Incredible food, ideal location, open kitchen, great atmosphere, top service, and a real highlight!!

Thank KateyHiggs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had walked passed this restaurant a number of times due to it being full of customers each time. We eventually were able to get a table at the restaurant and found the food to be very good. The restaurant is.authentic with attentive staff. The...More

Thank Renno2355
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Questions & Answers
24 March 2017|
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Response from StuarttheChef | Property representative |
Hi there, there is a parking lot close to the restaurant and also lots of safe parking in the surrounding streets
21 August 2016|
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Response from Vicki360 | Reviewed this property |
We ordered so I don't know, sorry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 134 Main Road, Kalk Bay 7975, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Kalk Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 21 788 6396
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A favourite of locals and tourists, come and enjoy a meal or buy something from the bakery shop
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