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Whole Earth Cafe

257 Main Road, Scarborough 7975, South Africa
+27 21 780 1138
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“cake” (9 reviews)
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
257 Main Road, Scarborough 7975, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place and staff are all cheerful and welcoming. You can taste the love in their food and cakes. Aura, the owner is a very friendly woman who takes time for her customers. Laid back people come here and sit on the porch or under...More

Thank 5awla
Aura K, Owner at Whole Earth Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, Wow! Thank you so much for your glowing review! It was a real pleasure to meet you both! Thanks for the fun chats and hope to see you back again soon or sometime in the future. Best wishes Aura and the whole earth cafe...More

Reviewed 14 February 2018

I often visit this small cafe restaurant tucked away in Scarborough just off the Main Road as I am a local. I enjoy the food that is tasty and beautifully presented. There are many healthy options and I especially enjoy the good coffee. I like...More

Thank Leigh H
Aura K, Owner at Whole Earth Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Leigh, You are like family. Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review and that you for your regular support. It means the world to us. Looking forward to seeing you soon, Best wishes Aura and your whole earth cafe family...More

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Reviewed 9 February 2018

Firstly the food is good. We arrived at 11:40 am and were told that is nearly done and we should order from the lunch menu. By 12:30 I started asking about our food. The excuse was that lunch starts at 12 and the order was...More

Thank BenBadenhorst
Aura K, Owner at Whole Earth Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2018

Dear Ben, First of all I would really like to thank you for bringing your frustrating experience to our attention. At Whole Earth Cafe we pride ourselves on exceeding expections both in our service and food and with the overall experience. While we unfortunately do...More

Reviewed 27 January 2018

We loved this little cafe hidden behind an estate agency in the heart of Scarborough. Being gluten and dairy intolerant I’m a difficult customer but here I had a wonderful choice. Top tip: the vegan “cheesecake” is absolutely delicious!

Thank GreenManda
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Great pit stop en route to Cape Point. Good coffee and food plus a nice visible play area for kids. Good for cyclists too.

Thank CaptainKhoisan
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

It was our second visit to Whole Earth Cafe. Food was lovely, fresh and healthy. Most e notable and flavorsome salads. Will be back.

Thank Kirsty S
Aura K, Owner at Whole Earth Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review us Kirsty. We are delighted to hear we are keeping our standards up. We look forward to seeing you again soon :) Best wishes Aura and the whole earth cafe team

Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Tried this cafe for breakfast. Nice selection of breakfast. Gluten free bread and nice selection for kiddies as well.

Thank happyphoto
Aura K, Owner at Whole Earth Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to review us :) Best wishes Aura and the whole earth cafe team.

Reviewed 28 December 2017

Stopped off in Scarborough on our way back from Cape Point & saw this cafe tucked away among trees. Such a lovely setting. Convenient parking out the front. We wandered in for beverages & were greeted with big smiles & hellos from the 2 staff...More

Thank Howler4
Reviewed 22 December 2017

We once again paid a visit to the Whole Earth Cafe in Scarborough. The three of chose different breakfasts - they all looked delicious and everyone agreed that their breakfast was delicious. As I do not eat gluten the kitchen was accommodating and replaced the...More

Thank EddyBakker59
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

I used to work at this cafe and still try go back as much as I can because it’s a guaranteed fantastic experience. From the flawless food, consistently good coffee and always smiling service I cannot fault it. As a past employee and now customer....More

Thank michaellK746VR
Aura K, Owner at Whole Earth Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2017

Hi Michael, Wow! Thank you so much for your loyalty and for the amazing review. You have us grinning Fromm ear to ear. It’s been great to have your regular visits and we are delighted you enjoyed the Summer Celebrations meal with us on our...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 257 Main Road, Scarborough 7975, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +27 21 780 1138
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