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The Food Fundi

RR - RRRCafe, , Healthy
5-7 Sitrus Crescent | Shop 16 Pick n Pay Centre, Nelspruit 1200, South Africa
+27 13 755 1091
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“smoothie” (5 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (4 reviews)
“wraps” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, Contemporary, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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RR - RRR
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5-7 Sitrus Crescent | Shop 16 Pick n Pay Centre, Nelspruit 1200, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is good and the service is ok but it is the second time I have been there where the toilets are absolutely filthy - no toilet paper, bin overflowing and nothing to dry your hands on. With a restaurant of this caliber that...More

Thank Archie9898
Juan_VH16, Owner at The Food Fundi, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good day Archie9898 We appreciate your time to review us and thank you for your support. We agree with you that this should not be happening. Thank you for your feedback. We do place a high value on hygiene (not only in the kitchen) so...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to stop for a cup of coffee whilst in Nelspruit, close to the South African Revenue Services offices. Offers great food as well, attentive waiters.

Thank Dale S
Juan_VH16, Owner at The Food Fundi, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good day Dale S We appreciate your review and rating. Thank you for including The Food Fundi on your visits to Nelspruit. Hope to see you again soon. Regards, Juan

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food Fundi is nicely situated and has a great selection of healthy food. The service is efficient and quick. It is always a pleasure to eat there knowing you won't be disappointed by the quality or the service.

Thank Sylvaine R
Juan_VH16, Owner at The Food Fundi, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good day Sylvaine R Thank you for your time and effort to review The Food Fundi. Thank you for your great feedback and support. We will pass on the message to the team. Take care, Juan

Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Had their Avalanche Breakfast with a Cuppacino and its a hit! Home baked slice of health with avo, cherry tomato, rocket and poached egg. Make sure to include The Food Fundi in your trip for breakfast or lunch. Service and staff - excellent!!More

Thank AmaliaGoesTravelling
Juan_VH16, Owner at The Food Fundi, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2018

Good day AmaliaGoesTravelling We are honored to be at the receiving end of such an awesome review. Thank you for not only including The Food Fundi in your trip, but also for your efforts to rate and review us. We really appreciate it. We will...More

Reviewed 5 January 2018

Great tasting, healthy and nutritious meals and delicious smoothies. I loved the smoked salmon eggs benedict; and the salmon wraps. Great meeting place for friends with a nice ambience and cosy, relaxing atmosphere. Similar prices to Mugg & Bean. I was a bit disappointed with...More

Thank Sharon B
Juan_VH16, Owner at The Food Fundi, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Good day Sharon B First of all, thank you for taking the time to write this review. Thank you for the kind words and also for returning :-) We appreciate your great rating and we are humbled that you enjoyed what we enjoy doing. We...More

Reviewed 4 January 2018

Visited this Restaurant again, sharing lunch with a friend. Some new items on the menu, we ordered the Roasted Veggie Salad with Halloumi Cheese, WOW! Really filling and sooo very yummy. Staff really friendly, service very good.

Thank Ingwe1957
Juan_VH16, Owner at The Food Fundi, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Hello there Ingwe1957 Thums up to you for the 5 stars! Thank you for the awesome feedback. We will gladly pass on the message to our friendly staff. Thrilled that you enjoyed the salad and your visit. Kind regards, The Food Fundi

Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

After a visit to The Food Fundi this morning for breakfast, I was shocked at the ridiculously small portions I received with your Sunnup breakfast. Small portion of scrambled egg, 2 pathetic strips of streaky bacon, not back bacon like the previous owners served up...More

Thank Kitty1Nelspruit
Juan_VH16, Owner at The Food Fundi, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Good day Kitty1Nelspruit I agree with you that your concerns mentioned are unacceptable and I apologize. I would personally like to get to the bottom of this. Will you be so kind as to send me an E-mail to info@thefoodfundi.co.za with the details of when...More

Reviewed 8 November 2017

Great atmosphere, decor, service, food and value. My wife is super-critical of healthy ingredients and this is one place where she has an abundance of options that are all well prepared and served with a smile. By far our favourite breakfast or lunch establishment in...More

Thank MRG46
Juan_VH16, Owner at The Food Fundi, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2017

Good day MRG46 When our customers are as happy as you and your wife it’s a win, win situation! Reading reviews and testimonials about how loyal customers like yourself are enjoying trips to The Food Fundi is one of the greatest rewards. Thank you so...More

Reviewed 26 October 2017

The meal is healthy and fresh. The staff are always good and friendly and able to guide on the different foods they offer. The atmosphere is conducive - you ca opt to sit outside depending on the weather whether along the street or secret area...More

Thank thokozileglorian
Juan_VH16, Owner at The Food Fundi, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

Good day thokozileglorian We appreciate any kind of feedback, but obviously it's very nice to hear that our customers are happy. Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are glad to hear that you enjoy our healthy meals and your visits to...More

Reviewed 10 October 2017

We dropped by again during our clinic visit to grab a cup of coffee and a muffin while waiting for our appointment. I am glad Food Fundi decided to open this place because it is really practical to have this little cafe. Young people who...More

1  Thank SunnyW358
Juan_VH16, Owner at The Food Fundi, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Good day SunnyW358 We are delighted to hear that our vibrant team at The Food Fundi Express looked after you so well and yes they are a great bunch! Thank you for popping in for the quick coffee and muffin and also for taking the...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Meals
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, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 14:00
Monday
07:30 - 17:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 17:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 17:00
Thursday
07:30 - 17:00
Friday
07:30 - 17:00
Saturday
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
Description
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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