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The Food Fundi

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5-7 Sitrus Crescent | Shop 16 Pick n Pay Centre, Nelspruit 1200, South Africa
+27 13 755 1091
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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Cafe, Contemporary, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
5-7 Sitrus Crescent | Shop 16 Pick n Pay Centre, Nelspruit 1200, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Wonderful service, friendly waiters and managers, original healthy dishes. Very much recommended! The coffees are really nice in particular.

Thank John02084
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is quite an upmarket little "oasis" at the Pick n Pay centre in Nelspruit. Good coffee and delicious baked cheesecake.

Thank _EmmaAmber07_
Juan_VH16, Owner at The Food Fundi, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi _EmmaAmber07_ Thank you for your positive feedback, keep an eye out over the next few weeks, we will be adding some new dishes and new coffee options to our menu soon. Hope to see you soon. Kind Regards Juan

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mom and I had breakfast this morning at The Food Fundi in Nelspruit. We had the savoury muffin, it was devine! 10 out of 10!

Thank Ingwe1957
Juan_VH16, Owner at The Food Fundi, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Ingwe1957 Thank you for the positive review, we really appreciate it. Please come and say Hi again as soon as you can, we would love to see you again. Kind Regards Juan

Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

They have fresh smoothies. There is very tasty salads. You can make up your own style of salads, bowls, open sandwiches, paninis etc from a base and then choose different alternatives to make up your preferred dish. For the health consciousness person this is a...More

Thank 86nicob
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

I visited food Fundi last when they were still located in town. Although I miss that cute, intimate setting the food is still just as good. I had the sweet chili chicken salad bowl with bulgar wheat and lentils - it was amazing! So tasty...More

Thank Yachal_D
Reviewed 29 June 2018

the staff are always very friendly and helpful, and their food are out of the books, always fresh ..

Thank suzette489
Reviewed 29 May 2018

My daughter and I had lunch here while shopping. It was excellent! Both the service and the food were terrific. We enjoyed the veggie chickpea-lentil burgers with chips and a smoothie. Delicious! The menu offers lots of appealing options. I highly recommend this cafe. There...More

Thank LudwellMom
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Love the variety on the menu (awesome smoothies too) and the food all tastes fresh and good quality! Staff are very welcoming and great value for money. Recommend a visit!More

Thank Matthew S
Juan_VH16, Owner at The Food Fundi, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2018

Good day Matthew Thank you so much for taking the time to review The Food Fundi on TripAdvisor! We appreciate the awesome feedback and pass on the message to our team as well. Thank you for visiting The Food Fundi and for recommending us. Glad...More

Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

We visited this establishment three times during our 9 weeks trip through south africa and we find this one of the best lunch spots we have been in all South Africa. Very tasty, good value and healthy options are available. The cappuccino is very good,...More

Thank Mariska W
Juan_VH16, Owner at The Food Fundi, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2018

Good day Mariska What an absolute pleasure to read reviews like yours. A guess we can call you a regular now? 😄 Thank you so much for taking the time to rate us and for writing such a beautiful review. Maybe we should add the...More

Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Visited for the first time this morning for breakfast and was completely surprised for this hidden pearl in Nelspruit. Delicious breakfast served with a top of the game coffee. Great service in a very nice and cozy atmosphere.More

Thank JPratas
Juan_VH16, Owner at The Food Fundi, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2018

Good day JPratas One of the best rewards in our industry is feedback like this. Thanks so much for taking the time to review us and for your amazing feedback! Hope to see you more often now that you have experienced food The Food Fundi...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 14:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5-7 Sitrus Crescent | Shop 16 Pick n Pay Centre, Nelspruit 1200, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Mpumalanga  >  Nelspruit
  • Phone Number: +27 13 755 1091
  • E-mail
Conveniently found just off the N4 en route to the Kruger National Park and all of Mpumalanga's major tourist centres, The Food Fundi Coffee Cafe is a welcome haven in the heart of Nelspruit's bustling CBD. With the sound of fresh espresso beans being ground, the comforting scent of baking bread, and fragrant home made preserves and chutneys bubbling away in the kitchen, it's the perfect venue for your lunchtime business meeting (with free wireless Internet), or for breakfast smoothies and fluffy omelettes with friends after gym. At The Food Fundi, it's all about mouth-watering flavour, value for money, gourmet daytime meals, and all-day breakfasts.
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