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The Sidewalk Cafe Restaurant

Derry Street, Vredehoek, South Africa
+27 21 461 2839
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Derry Street, Vredehoek, South Africa
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Reviewed 14 January 2016

Few things are as amazing as sipping on a half-price cocktail and tucking into a delicious chocolate brownie whilst gazing out at the incredible views of Cape Town from the Side Walk Cafe! I love all of Madame Zingara's restaurants but this one remains my...More

1  Thank Fazielah W
Reviewed 9 January 2016

Love this little place, ended up visiting it quite a few times as we were staying locally. The food was very good, our favourite being the Smoked Salmon sandwich. The fresh juices were top notch as well! Manager was very nice, we had an issue...More

Thank Jarred P
Reviewed 8 January 2016

$ of us had diner on 8th January. The menu loos a bit plain but comes alive when the specials and the meals are explained. Great service by the waitresses who are extremely knowledgeable. Our waitress Deva was a gem We had French Onion soup...More

Thank chrisbosie
Reviewed 2 January 2016

We go to this cute cafe often. Great lunch, great supper, and always laid back and friendly staff. Sure hit every time, and affordable!

Thank Hemmi85209
Reviewed 5 December 2015 via mobile

One of the Madam Zingara chain's better establishments. Not contrived and easy to settle down in over a coffee or lunch. Smoking tables on sidewalk below restaurant can lead to wafts of cigarette smoke at times.

Thank Judge404
Reviewed 29 November 2015

The restaurant is very nice decorated and has has a very cool atmosphere. The staff is very friendly and efficient, the food is very tasty. There are also some tables outside with view over Capetown. A good place for a good lunch or dinner or...More

Thank Grabher K
Reviewed 10 September 2015

I was very happy to be invited to lunch at the Sidewalk Cafe by my business associate. I had the pleasure of enjoying a coffee there previously, and found the atmosphere pleasant and welcoming. It was no different this time, as there is a warm...More

Thank James K
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Firstly, a reservation would be a good idea as locals pop in all day - and stay all day! Happy hour is particularly enchanting if one manages to have a stool at the counter overlooking the city. A real fun, happy and tasty place to...More

Thank LanaDavies
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

Have always loved Vredehoek and the independent spirits there. Sidewalk Cafe captures this in its quirky yet welcoming way. We were well looked after by a wonderful waitron who kept us smiling with her sense of humor. The coffee was great and the omelette with...More

Thank Jasonleg
Reviewed 26 July 2015

I love this restaurant. Despit madame zingara group having taken over many places, sidewalk retains its neighbourhood charm. The prices are well within budget, the staff always friendly, and the food delicious. A great unpretentious ambiance, even in loadshedding :). My favourite in the city...More

1  Thank Natts123
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Open Hours
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Derry Street, Vredehoek, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Vredehoek
  • Phone Number: +27 21 461 2839
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