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The Hungry Herbivore

11 Orphan Street | Cape Town, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 422 0347
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“cheesecake” (8 reviews)
“ham pizza” (7 reviews)
Closes in 27 min
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Pizza, Healthy, Deli, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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11 Orphan Street | Cape Town, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want some comfort food but you're vegan & gluten free, this is the place for you!The loaded fries are a must have (but note-one of the toppings has some gluten in it-but you can limit how much you eat and hope for the...More

Thank ShannonElizabeth
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So I am not the right target market for this place and I’m rating them from a pure blooded carnivores perspective. Got taken here as part of my mates current health kick and whilst it didn’t do it for me I trying to be fair...More

Thank Lynton C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a meal with my family, the food was good. When we wanted to order dessert we were told “we are closed” - when we had paid the bill and stood outside it was only just 10:00 - maybe this is what happens when the...More

Thank JohnRodneyEdwards
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

This spot feels as though it is tucked away in a dark hole. I would have loved a lighter more airy feel. However...The burger and fries were good and the service quick and efficient. And they sell some cool extras!

Thank thehungrytraveller10
Reviewed 16 June 2018

We always love finding a place that specifically caters to vegetarians. But this place holds it own against any regular restaurant out there. We appreciated the menu having some interesting twists rather than just serve the standard meals everywhere else serves. Highly recommended!

Thank Brian L
The Hungry H, Owner at The Hungry Herbivore, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Thank you so much Brian, we truly appreciate your kind words and support! We've always striven to be different.

Reviewed 6 June 2018

I ate here during a recent trip to Cape Town and the food was just delicious. They have a simple vegan menu with some snacks, salads, wraps, burgers, pizza, etc. - all vegan and all delicious. I had the "chickun wrap" to eat and the...More

Thank dmhinsf
Reviewed 3 June 2018

The food here is really good (we got salads and the "chikun" poppers), but do not leave without getting the raw cheesecake or brownie!! They are delicious.

Thank bytttt
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Seriously, their vegan cheesecake is better than normal cheesecake. Their burger is tasty and comes with sweet potatoes fries, which are my favorite! They also have a smoothie called 'super drink my food' which is delicious!

Thank Demi D
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Nice food Not exceptional but good and qualitative enough for dinner ! Plenty choice of vegan food from burgers to pizzas and salades. I recommend !

Thank Walter G
Reviewed 8 May 2018

a simple wholesome meal, good for a lunch, nice staff and bonus of having Charcoal coffee was lovely. had the beans and Nachos this time, very filling. had the pizza before, and it was very difficult to chew.

Thank EllenBranquinho
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Delivery, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Orphan Street | Cape Town, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 422 0347
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The Hungry Herbivore is a vegan eatery focusing on healthy comfort food and drinks ranging from breakfast to pizza. It boasts a range of meals with gluten free offerings as well as raw and baked desserts and snacks. All ingredients are fresh, locally sourced and mostly made in house or at our gluten free production facility.
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