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Cnr Cafe Bistro and Deli

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Corner Buckingham and Rothesay Avenues | Corner Rothesay Ave, Craighall Park, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
+27 11 880 2244
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“pizza” (14 reviews)
“fish chips” (2 reviews)
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Pizza, Cafe, Deli, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Corner Buckingham and Rothesay Avenues | Corner Rothesay Ave, Craighall Park, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a quick early dinner - pizza and salad. The pizza was good, thin base, good helping of mozzarella, delish!! Followed you with a brownie which was a little dry - need to improve on that! Service was good, attentive and quick. Will be back...More

Thank C K
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Booked a table outside for 11am (Fathers day brunch) and duly arrived just before 11am. It was clear that the staff had no idea about our booking as they tried to seat us inside scouting for a table with us following him like lost sheep!!...More

Thank Charmaine M
Reviewed 14 May 2018

On Friday night, we headed off to CNR Café in Craighall and were joined by some of our friends. The atmosphere was electric as the patrons enjoyed their meals, wine and laughter with their parties. Our waitress was extremely patient and courteous and went about...More

Thank GDP_777
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Eat inside or out. Very popular with excellent choice and very Parisian Bistro atmosphere. Popular with young and old with a good choice of coffee, wines and beer. I always eat here when I am in Coburg.

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

A wide menu in a relaxed and friendly setting with very friendly service. Prices in line with the setting have been back for a 2nd visit already.

Thank David H
Reviewed 22 April 2018

Great lunch spot and good service. Book outside as it's usually fully booked for lunch. Great gluten free choices and good atmosphere! Enjoy 🍷

Thank Jesse_Hamman
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

I’ve been here a few times and have never been disappointed. Neither have my friends. As a group of 15 we all enjoyed our meal, staff are friendly, knowledgeable and efficient. Can sit our doors or inside. Lovely place for breakie, lunch or dinner. Or...More

Thank craigwW9764ZH
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

I assume this is independent as didn’t feel like a chain as increasingly prevalent in SA. Lovely fresh food, good service nice ambiance but like so many places was closing by 9.30-10 midweek

Thank David H
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Great place to hang out and meet people. Friendly staff. Nice selection of healthy items, but food wasn't that exciting.

Thank Myrna G
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

First visit to this lovely, unpretentious bistro. Very interesting menu. Service is very good and attentive. Food is great, loved the deep fried squid heads, and salmon. Can reccomend this lovely bistro.

Thank PierreZA
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner Buckingham and Rothesay Avenues | Corner Rothesay Ave, Craighall Park, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 880 2244
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