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Melt Chocolaterie

Nicolway Bryanston Shopping Centre | William Nicol Drive, Bryanston, South Africa
+27 11 463 1578
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“scones” (6 reviews)
“cake” (6 reviews)
“great coffee” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Nicolway Bryanston Shopping Centre | William Nicol Drive, Bryanston, South Africa
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Reviewed 21 November 2017

This little cafe is a cut above the rest, but you really should have some chocolate to appreciate its specialty. Fortunately, the chocolate produce is available in small quantities and a nibble is sufficient to appreciate the quality.

Thank robr590
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

This place has the best cakes, one warning though stay away from the counter... thats where the uber yummy choccies live.

Thank Darren F
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

I go to Melt regularly for their Emmentaler and chives toaster followed by a slice of lemon drizzle cake. There are no words! Service can be erratic but the food is consistently fantastic.

Thank 99julesm
Reviewed 8 May 2017

The chocolates and cakes look divine. The cake I ordered was far too sweet and the latte far too expensive. The other patrons food looked fabulous and they enjoyed it a lot. It is worth a visit anyway and especially that it is conveniently situated...More

Thank Gilda18
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Without a doubt the coffee is excellent and the cakes looked divine, maybe ordering a salad was the wrong thing to do. We both ordered the Caprese Salad stack and although it looked good on the plate, a few slices of tomato, cheese and a...More

Thank sharjahsuzy
JennyStruik, Owner at Melt Chocolaterie, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Hi Shar, I'm sorry you had a disappointing experience at Melt. I own Melt and take personal pride in every meal that is served so I will definitely look into why the Caprese salad was not as it should have been. Please let me know...More

Reviewed 19 February 2017

We had open sandwiches, which although delicious were not exactly gourmet. We also had chocolate brownies which were amazing! The let down is the service though which seemed lazy and inefficient. We had a very long time at each stage of service. I would like...More

Thank SonyaS102
JennyStruik, Owner at Melt Chocolaterie, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2017

Hi Sonya, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We're almost done with our revamped menu which will include refined preparation and presentation of our dishes. So, perhaps give us another try next month.... Please could you let me know which day...More

Reviewed 2 February 2017

I have only ever had coffee's from Melt, and needless to say, they are the best. The shop smells like coffee and chocolate and the staff and manager are extremely friendly and helpful.

Thank Lee-anne G
JennyStruik, Owner at Melt Chocolaterie, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2017

Hi Lee-Anne, Thank you for the lovely review. We're in the process of putting an exciting new menu together but in the meantime perhaps you'll try one of our delicious open sandwiches....

Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Dad - best carrot cake in town! Liked the coffee! Mom - goes there whenever she can and have bought plenty of cakes for parties which always gets cleaned out! Kids - love the babychinos and choc covered marshmallows along with visits to choc kitchen...More

Thank Hardus E
JennyStruik, Owner at Melt Chocolaterie, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. Our carrot cake is legend!!

Reviewed 19 January 2017

This is a small independent coffee shop with a chocolate making section. The coffee good and service is always friendly. They serve wonderful cakes and the scones with jam and cream are served in the old fashioned way. A great little refreshment stop whilst at...More

Thank 369heather
JennyStruik, Manager at Melt Chocolaterie, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2017

Hi Heather, thank you for the lovely review. Perhaps try one of our delicious open sandwiches next time..

Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for a coffee and what an amazing surprise we found. The cakes were delicious - was recommended the Queen Victoria cake and was not disappointed. The chocolate cake was rich but went down so well. The staff were friendly and helpful. The...More

1  Thank Lauren L
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nicolway Bryanston Shopping Centre | William Nicol Drive, Bryanston, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Bryanston
  • Phone Number: +27 11 463 1578
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