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Charly's Bakery

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38 Canterbury Street, Cape Town Central 7925, South Africa
+27 21 461 5181
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good26%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
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“cupcakes” (72 reviews)
“quiche” (17 reviews)
“cheesecake” (19 reviews)
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38 Canterbury Street, Cape Town Central 7925, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a amazing place when you see the show and see what they make they truly do more than that it was a amazing experience and can’t be one to miss. It is a must visit

Thank Jodie B
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Great place to grab a quick bite to eat, especially if you have a sweet tooth. Amazing cookies and great coffee.

Thank Jason R
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Stopped here for tea and a treat... Then had the salmon cream cheese quiche and the chicken and mushroom quiche... it was served with a tangy German pink slaw. Divine! Also bought their chocolate fudge cake and a custom iced heart cookie for our 10th...More

Thank KathrynJackNaidoo
Reviewed 7 April 2018

Very interesting building - colorful and creative. When insides however it is another story, staff is not paying attention to you and the food would only be good for kids' birthday parties. Fun to see, nothing much to say about the food or the service....More

Thank Mike5466
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Fantastic cakes, very large portions, friendly service, good coffee. Nice place, the best cakes in town. :)

Thank Rafal O
Reviewed 15 March 2018

Always knew about Charly's bakery but never visited it. Was having my air conditioner repaired just up the road from Charly's so decided to pop in for a cup of coffee and a biscuit. I was blown over by the various types of biscuits and...More

Thank Graeme L
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Looking a lot more run down from the outside than our last visit 2 yrs ago and the bright pink and white building has fades to light pink and greyish. The cakes still look pretty yummy and taste good. If it is a sugar rush...More

Thank WandavdB
Reviewed 4 February 2018

The cakes don’t only look good, they are delicious. It’s the only bakery in South Africa that makes gluten-free lemon meringue cupcakes to die for. You can sit on the covered deck and enjoy a light meal and when you’re done you can take home...More

1  Thank nomathembad
Reviewed 16 January 2018

Totally worth going there! So much to choose! Definitely advised anyone to try and the staff are very nice! Thanks for stopping the use of straws! Lead my example!

1  Thank AndreLaranjo
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

If you are going for cake and coffee, then this is the place! If you are averse to run down old school type buildings, then don’t even consider. At best, Charly’s is quirky and one of a kind. At worst, it can be overcrowded and...More

Thank Jozi2Melb
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Canterbury Street, Cape Town Central 7925, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 461 5181
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