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Knead Bakery

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Kloof St, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 424 1666
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good48%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“bread” (23 reviews)
“pizza” (17 reviews)
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Kloof St, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Excellent Cappuccino! Nice croissants Very good omelettes Could be very busy in the morning and therefore service a little bit slow if you’re in a hurry. Staff very friendly

Thank MCami61
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Their service is fast & friendly. The decor is nicely done but needs some work. Their breads are really nice and the offer a different variety. I went there to buy quite a few loaves of bread. One of the wait staff helped me carry...More

Thank Lile P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at a hostel across the street and got pretty tired of the breakfast option there after a week, so we decided to try out Knead Bakery! Oh my. Their Avocado Toast with a poached egg was amazing. It was just delicious. The service...More

Thank G-Jokulsdottir
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had 3 meals at Knead in a short span of 5 days so clearly we liked the place a lot. The cafe has a good vibe to it, has a great location (close to other cafes, pubs so you have options) and most importantly...More

Thank 897ravit
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

I had two breakfasts over the weekend and not were great. Thoroughly recommend the Smoked Salmon Fishcakes.

Thank Malcolm P
Reviewed 23 October 2017

I'll keep it short - this restaurant is not good value for money and this is not the first visit we have experienced this. The food is really below average - dishes are prepared with as little effort and ingredients as humanly possible to still...More

Thank dreyeresther
Reviewed 21 October 2017

We stopped for lunch on the way along the coast cheap and cheerful friendly staff, nice moist burger fantastic tomato sauce wife enjoyed toasted caprese sandwich.

Thank JGraham12
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

We had breakfast a couple of times and dinner once and the food was always absolutely delicious. Especially for breakfast, we really enjoyed the relaxed atmosphere. The staff seem to be a bit lost at times though, be prepared it can take a while to...More

Thank Amelie N
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Since our hotel was room only we used Knead as our breakfast spot everyday for five days. We did this because after trying it out on the first day, we couldn't think of a better alternative. On a typical morning the Mrs likes a cooked...More

Thank JJN29
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Good Cappucino, good Rooibos Ice Tea, tasty bread, great fruit salad and muesli with yogurt and plenty of other good choices for breakfast. We went there 3 times for breakfast and all we ate / drank was very good. Friendly staff and reasonable prices. It...More

Thank nathalieyes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kloof St, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 424 1666
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