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Honest Chocolate Cafe

66 Wale Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 76 765 8306
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bunny chow” (14 reviews)
“brownie” (10 reviews)
“truffle” (9 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 18:00All hours
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
66 Wale Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Only in Cape Town would you find a Café; a home made chocolate shop & a “secret” Gin Bar in one site......fascinating, quirky, friendly, reasonably priced......you need to experience it to appreciate it.....

Thank Marguerite W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was recommended popping here for a visit by a few people who said they loved it and I can see why. Its a cute little café with a nice court yard at the back (also a little hidden Gin Bar) I tried some of the...More

Thank Jenna B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely NOT the product of conventional choc manufacture. A Bunny Chow... banana bread stuffed with ice cream and home made pure chocolate and nuts. With a Coconut drink with dark chocolate soaked dates and ice... Sounds good? Well it absolutely is! Just 100 m from...More

Thank Robin S
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Lovely little Café where you can have a seat in the patio to enjoy a milkshake, a tea or a local roasted coffee. Together with that you have to try one of the chocolates, cakes, tarts or just the tasty ice cream they offer!!

Thank Sandra R
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

This café, which has a pretty courtyard, is a little gem. They specialize in cakes and chocolates made from very high quality cocoa. The pleasant staff also serve a delicious muffin-like banana cake (with or without a dollop of ice cream and chocolate sauce). The...More

Thank LeslieMTL
Reviewed 28 December 2017

We went to Honest Chocolate for coffee and then decided to try something different on their menu. We had a glass each of a coconut milk, cocoa and dates mix with ice which tasted like a glass of liquid chocolate. It was the most delicious...More

Thank Elise01_11
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Service could have been friendlier but the coconut dream shake and the dark chocolate cheesecake was amazing.

Thank soh h
Reviewed 16 December 2017

What a pleasure to find this little coffee and chocolate delight place. The courtyard reminds me sitting in Venice drinking coffee.

Thank paulbP3505PI
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

It is rare to find real, non vegetable fat based chocolate, which makes a visit to here for chocolate lovers a must! Add to that some good coffee and a really great fun bar, and this is a perfect spot in the city anytime of...More

Thank Craig G
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Brought an international visitor here for coffee and cake while exploring Cape Town. The coffee was very nice and the chocolate is amazing. Look out for the cashew chocolate brownies - stuff of legend.

Thank Tiaan2015
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 66 Wale Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 76 765 8306
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