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I love my laundry

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59 Buitengracht Street, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Pretoria, South Africa
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71 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

This is a launderette - but they have a dim sum menu - by the basket - and a few, very few other items. I was not au fait with the dim sum fillings but the lady explained all too me and the veggie ones I selected where delicious. You wait at least 30 minutes, which she did explain, and... More 

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Thank JuliaRibeiro
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2 reviews
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Well, "Washr" stole some of my most prized items of laundry last September and has made no offer to return them to me or of restitution although admitting their fault and acknowledging that they have the missing items. I certainly DON'T recommend Washr and would surely give "I Love My Laundry" my business when next in that city.

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Thank Carol F
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2016

This great little laundry in a trendy part of town which makes it convenient for both budget travelers staying on Long Street and others in the area. They have reasonable rates and get the laundry done quickly. They were a lifesaver when I needed ti.

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Thank Joseph M
Chicago, Illinois
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39 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2016

After several weeks of traveling and doing laundry in the sink or shower, it was time to give my clothes a proper wash. I Love My Laundry was two blocks from our hotel. They returned my laundry within hours and did a marvelous job on a winter jacket that was heavily soiled. Cheap!

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Thank John M
1 review
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Dissapointed.. Half of it wasnt been ironed, two vests are shrimped(photo). Holes in shirt, sock missing. And washing and folding isnt their speciality as well

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Thank Bas W
South Africa
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144 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2016 via mobile

At the Buitenkant branch, but stopped in for dim sum. Really really good dimsum, no regrets stopping here. Range of vegetarian and meat options, 8 per serving, at about R45. To me that's good value! Attentive staff, great environment.

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Thank SouthAfricaLilly4
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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3 reviews
Reviewed 15 January 2016

Dumplings are nice, but are underfilled. Still it's a pretty sweet place to stop off for a quick bite if you're feeling peckish.

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Thank Sara123321
Gladstone, Australia
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2015

Dropped in one morning to see how much it would cost to wash our big bag of laundry. Staff were happy to help and we were back at our hotel getting our dirty items to take straight to I love my laundry. Very cheap to wash our clothes and was offered free delivery to our hotel which was super kind... More 

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Thank tamnmatt
Cape Town Central, South Africa
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 August 2015

I've been a customer for over two years, but recently new owners took over and service levels have gone down the tubes. I took some laundry in to the Buitengracht branch. It came back three days late, smelling musty and damp, and I had had several items (including a really expensive sweatshirt) lost or stolen! Trying to get the staff... More 

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Thank cambjames
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39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2015

We dropped laundry off and had to pick it up 24 hours later and get a refund as they had failed to do it.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59 Buitengracht Street, Cape Town Central, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?