We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Coffee & Pancake House - CLOSED

Protea Centre | 40 Main Road Gansbay, Gansbaai, Overstrand, South Africa
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent0%
  • Very good67%
  • Average33%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
9 Jun 2015
“Great little place in a small centre”
27 Dec 2012
“Does friendly service and atmosphere make up for poor food?”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Protea Centre | 40 Main Road Gansbay, Gansbaai, Overstrand, South Africa
All Details
Reviews (6)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Reviewed 9 June 2015

I was only there a short time whilst the boys went to the fishing shop. Pancake was brilliant. It doesn't actually strike out at a person from Cape Town side of Town, however from the Spar side of town, that's how I noticed it. It...More

Thank Scaramango2014
Reviewed 28 December 2012

Must be honest my spinach bacon feta pancake was really awful. My wife chose the chicken which was ok. Not sure I will go there again very quickly. Might just have been a bad experience or not to my taste. Very friendly attentive service.

1  Thank Stefan-12345
Reviewed 11 August 2012

A real coffee shop in the fishing village of Gansbaai, with a homely feel and great coffee and freshly baked cakes.

Thank SaxonLodge
Reviewed 7 May 2012

Place was pleasing to look at and sit in, if you would like to have tea & cake. Englich decor, pretty. I did not like my pancake with chicken. It was aweful,had no flavour. Completely bland. I did not finish it even though I was...More

Thank Loshni N
Reviewed 14 March 2011

Simple, no frills, country style cafe with a huge choice of pancakes, sweet & savoury fillings. Not many vegetarian options, though. The food is freshly prepared and the flavours are local and genuine. Breakfasts are also served. Friendly service. Inexpensive.

1  Thank ByeByeBlues7
Nearby HotelsSee all Gansbaai Hotels
598 reviews
18.55 km away
Birkenhead House
438 reviews
19.41 km away
Harbour House Hotel
1,015 reviews
19.71 km away
Quarters Hermanus
238 reviews
19.78 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Thyme at Rosemary's Restaurant
630 reviews
.56 km away
Blue Goose
475 reviews
.58 km away
75 reviews
.87 km away
The Boathouse Restaurant and Bar
98 reviews
.95 km away
Nearby Attractions
African Penguin & Seabird Sanctuary
103 reviews
1.20 km away
White Shark Diving Company
411 reviews
.37 km away
Beachcomber Guide
81 reviews
.48 km away
Ivanhoe Sea Safaris
163 reviews
.87 km away
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Protea Centre | 40 Main Road Gansbay, Gansbaai, Overstrand, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Overberg District  >  Overstrand  >  Gansbaai
Breakfast & Pancake cafe', using mainly local flavours & ingredients (Afrikaans style).
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing