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Will's Cafe & Deli

Upper Orange St, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 465 0795
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Overview
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good64%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (5 reviews)
“steak” (2 reviews)
“take away” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
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Upper Orange St, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Super disappointed - food was okay, everything else very much a let down. Unfriendly and unhelpful staff and a bit too dirty. Also feel that more than one toilet is needed for such a large eatery and staff. This spot has so much potential to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank w_cptZA
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been eating scrambled eggs for over 40 years and this undoubtedly was the worst! Service.. No service.. More like self service Waiters look dirty and unaware If this was not in a good location it surely would not survive Won't be back

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ladilady
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I started our Garden Route self-drive holiday in Cape Town. We stayed at Acorn House which is diagonally opposite Will's Cafe and Deli. After a full day of driving it was so convenient to just nip over the road and have a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank BobbyJimF
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

We had our last dinner here and it is kind of a funny place. In the middle of a supermarket you can order your food, and we where really surprised because the food tasted really good also! Good end of our last day in Cape...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Lukas V
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Will's Cafe is certainly good for a coffee on the go. Service was prompt with a smile, price was decent and my coffee and cake tasted great. No complaints or regrets. If you are in and around the Orange street do pay a visit you...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Sachin0408
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

It isn’t bad enough that you are not told how much a sandwich will cost, the service is poor, the sandwich minute, the cost ridiculous and the attitude disingenuous. The shop smells terrible, the checkout couldn’t care less ( reading a magazine/ texting whilst attending...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank GeeandTeeZeea
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

We had some coffee and milkskahes. Friendly service and deli has a nice range of products. Owners interact with customers.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Stephanus B
Reviewed 20 May 2018

This cafe is owned by Englishman Will. He is a great character. Full of local advice and suggestions for what to see and when to go. For example if you wake in the morning and can see the top of Table Mountain then go up...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank CoopsBristol
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

It's tucked away from the general tourist haunts, we found it only because our B&B was close by. We used it as a stop-gap watering hole. The staff were chatty, which wasn't always the case. I can vouch for the cheesecake and my wife the...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Ian J
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Came here for coffee and a small bite, so cannot comment on the menu/meals. Decent serviced, nice view, so little to complain about.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank ChrBrd
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Upper Orange St, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 465 0795
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