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Cafe Brule

5 Baron Van Reede Street | The Queen's Hotel, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
+27 44 279 2412
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good30%
  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“lunch” (13 reviews)
“cakes” (13 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 7:00 PMAll hours
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
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5 Baron Van Reede Street | The Queen's Hotel, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What a find. Went in for lunch, had a veggie wrap and a toasted sandwich, both excellent value for money. Also the coffee is very good. We also purchased a chicken pie and a veggie quiche to take away for later, they were yummmy. The...More

Thank SteveandLin1973
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Near The Queens hotel, right on the main road, together with other restaurants down the road. This place has the tastiest pies in the city. They are a bit pricey but some would say it's worth the extra pennies. It's nice and clean and had...More

Thank Sibahle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been waiting for more than 30minutes and the tables around us have been served already...unfortunately we have already paid otherwise we would have walked out by now. We have a 1year old, therefor we ordered take aways, thinking it would be faster, big...More

Thank Thea-Mari
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The family stopped here for a quick snack. Coffee was excellent as were the french fries. Service was good and prices very reasonable. Menu is not very large. Portions are huge - prepare to share.

Thank Traveler E
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

The smoked salmon was strangely opaque like it was semi cooked and incredibly salty. The bread was 3 days stale. The poached eggs were cooked in a microwave so hard in the middle and raw on the outside. All in all the food was terrible...More

Thank dominic t
Reviewed 30 October 2017

This was suggested at the tourist office not far away and as it was coffee time we ventured in. Supposedly only for coffee but the sweet treats got the better of us!

Thank Sandy H
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Set beside a busy road if you sit outside you need to ignore the traffic We did Had a pie and salad and it was very good All others in our group thought good food and pleasant staff Obviously has a regular following listening to...More

Thank niallmcheshire
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Its a wonderful place to stop for a good coffee and often a very delicious selection of cakes. Also some tasty homemade goodies to take along. The staff is always friendly

Thank David J
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Called in for a chicken burger and coffee on the way through the town. Nice service and atmosphere. Very decent burger and nice crunchy chunky chips. Nice coffee too.

Thank David M
Reviewed 24 August 2017

This small place in the middle of Oudtshoorn is serving very tasty lunches to a good price. Chicken pie with a big salad is my favorite. There are many small dishes to chose from. The coffee is also very good to finish of with.

Thank Anette M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Baron Van Reede Street | The Queen's Hotel, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Oudtshoorn
  • Phone Number: +27 44 279 2412
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Cafe Brule provides a semi-enclosed street side European cafe setting with in-house bakery, light meals and coffee shop. Situated in the centre of the town, next to the old sandstone masterpiece of the Oudtshoorn Museum, the eatery has won a loyal following for its all-day fix of excellent coffee, food and internet.

Freshly baked artisan breads daily with a variety of local produce on sale, ranging from locally produced olive oil, jams and wine. Aldo on offer are scrumptious lunches either on a set menu or from our blackboard!
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