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The Hub Cafe

2 Watsonia on Main | 2 Watsonia Road, Scarborough 7975, South Africa
+27 71 342 5210
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“salad” (21 reviews)
“pizza” (24 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 20:30 Hours
Seafood, International, Contemporary, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2 Watsonia on Main | 2 Watsonia Road, Scarborough 7975, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I got some ice cream from the counter, not sure if this place (which is attached) is part of this or not. If it is, then this review is about wanting two scoops of ice cream and getting something else completely. One flavor was double...More

Thank finesilver
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm here a lot, and eat here a lot. Always good food, served in a relaxed, personable ambiance. This week, had a Hilltop pizza, and 2 days later, am still smiling. Friendly staff and Kyle 'n Natasha so often go the extra distance. Thanks for...More

Thank Tourist11494762205
HubCafe1, Owner at The Hub Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

What a "lekker" review - Thank you so much - but it would be great to know who you are as your username doesn't give much away!! Please say hi when you are next here!! Huge thanks Natasha & Kyall & The Hub team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best service ever and waiters are so welcoming and friendly. We had a great evening and the food is to die for. You cant stop eating. Well priced and steak nights on a Thursday is a MUST. I highly recommend this restuarant. Will see...More

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HubCafe1, Owner at The Hub Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

What a fabulous review - huge thanks! So happy you have enjoyed you time with us and thank you for taking the time to review us - Very much appreciated! We do hope to see you again soon. From all of us - The Hub...More

Reviewed 27 September 2018

Excellent food. Servings more than ample with deliciously fresh garnishings..Quick and attentive service throughout. Great setting and ambiance. Position and parking perfect. Will definitely eat there again

1  Thank Sysser W
HubCafe1, Owner at The Hub Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

Oh wow, thanks so much Sysser - A wonderful review and much appreciated - so happy that you had such a great evening with us. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Natasha & The Hub Cafe Team!

Reviewed 19 September 2018

Always difficult finding places that do a vegan breakfast that's not just oats or fruit and granola, which is what drew me to the Hub Cafe. I'm going to say that it is a lovely spot and that my breakfast companion really enjoyed his french...More

Thank iamkimwild
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We often want to eat here but we have often been disappointed and I think we are probably disenchanted enough to not return in the near future. On our last visit, one of our party couldn't eat her pizza for the load of garlic and...More

Thank travellersG
Reviewed 26 August 2018

We, as a group of 5 went here for lunch. Great place and wonderful food. I had the veggie burger which was absolutely delicious. Others had salads and burgers which they all enjoyed.More

1  Thank Diana D
HubCafe1, Owner at The Hub Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Hi Diana It was so lovely to meet you all and we are delighted you so enjoyed your lunch with us and also your fabulous visit to South Africa. I hope that Edinburgh welcomed you home and the sun was shining. If on your next...More

Reviewed 24 August 2018

Heard it was great, I live in Scarborough and the last time I was at the hub they were still at their old venue and if memory serves, it was okay, many moons later, decided to try the fish and chips, what a disappointment, tastelesss,...More

Thank sharonwalter
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

We arrived, asked if they do breakfast... not a difficult question, right? Here is the thing, got sent upstairs to only asked the same question “do you do breakfast”? Everyone looked as if I am an idiot... did not answer and continued with their conversation....More

Thank NicoleneC15
HubCafe1, Owner at The Hub Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2018

Hi Nicolene - We thank you for taking the time to give us very valuable feedback.. The waitress you spoke to is new and currently undergoing training and we do apologise that she was not able to respond correctly to you. I was on my...More

Reviewed 22 August 2018

My wife and I recently spent a weekend in Scarborough with friends. We decided to have lunch at The Hub Café on the Saturday. The Hub has a pleasant ambiance and there is parking on the premises. The place was packed and we chose to...More

1  Thank georgestof
HubCafe1, Owner at The Hub Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Thanks so much for such a lovely review and that you so loved our pizzas and hope that you had a really wonderful weekend in our very special village. We hope to see you again on your next visit. All the best from Natasha &...More

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Questions & Answers
6 September 2015|
Response from HubCafe1 | Property representative |
Hi there. We are moving premises in November onto the main road in Scarborough. We will be fully licenced, we do wheat free pizza bases, and no, we won't have a smoking section. We will also be extending our evening menu... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 20:30
09:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Watsonia on Main | 2 Watsonia Road, Scarborough 7975, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +27 71 342 5210
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The Village Hub in Scarborough is home to both The Hub Cafe and Foragers Deli & Wholefoods Cafe and is perfectly located in a stuning seaside village close to Cape Point and Kalk Bay. The Hub Cafe is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner from Tuesday to Saturday and until 5pm on Sundays. Bookings essential by phone only. We serve our lunch/dinner menu from 12pm straight through to last orders at 8.30pm - Our Foragers Deli & Wholefoods Cafe downstairs is open 7 days a week from 8am to 6pm for breakfast and lunch. The Deli has lots of fresh home-made goodies such as Chicken Lasagne or Veg & Chickpea Curry (plus more to grab and heat up), sauces, dips, pates, fresh veggies, dairy, roast free-range chickens, Quiches, cheese, free-range eggs....and tons more - perfect to grab as a picnic on your way to the beach. Our mission is to serve as a community resource and gathering place, while providing fresh, high-quality, affordable food to the diverse members of the deep south. We emphasize products from local, organic, and socially responsible sources, and work to build connections between our customers and their farmers.
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