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Loaves on Long

33 Long Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 81 046 6664
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwich” (7 reviews)
“bread” (20 reviews)
“poached eggs” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, Deli, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
33 Long Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

I was pulled in by the artistic writing of their logo. What a pleasant surprise. We just required a small bite and split the beef sandwich she recommended. It was so good we left with a brownie and muffin for later. Shaved cured beef, crisp,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank BM628
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Being in the food industry we are always looking for trendy game changers for inspiration. We are based in the KZN Midlands and when we had the opportunity to visit Cape Town we were very excited to make Loaves on Long our first stop. We...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank MariusW309
Reviewed 16 June 2018

We strive for fairness and objectivity here on TripAdvisor, but that may not be possible in this case. I have perhaps too much a sentimental attachment to this place, but here goes… What I’m comparing it to: cafés/coffee shops/brunch spots in major cities. If you’ve...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank ashvinraj
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Perfect spot post visa appointment! Fresh coffee and delicious croissants. Fabulous friendly service

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank WendyDaffarn
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Stopped for a late lunch when they were cooking over coals out the front. It was a great stop, great fresh bread and a nice cheap eat. Nice relaxing atmosphere

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Sharport67
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Very nice coffee and breakfast though should've asked how I liked my eggs; not everyone is a fan of sunny side up! There is a short term parking spot outside for you to catch your uber when relaying on WIFI like I was

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank stacey b
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Convenient central location for lunch. Delicious sandwiches nicely presented. Bresaola and aromatic chicken were both super. Tea also in good sized pots.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank SimplyFred
Reviewed 24 February 2018

We had a great lunch here , salads and amazing sandwiches. They are a bakery and the bread is really delicious. I had wished we were self catering as I would have bought a few loaves! The bread is light and tasty. Our salads and...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank PennyOscarson
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

We popped in here for breakfast after spotting the tempting menu a couple of days before. We both had an americano and the protein pancakes. The coffee was very good - smooth, flavorful and not sharp. The protein pancakes (freshly made), accompanied by blueberries and...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Edinburghdoc1
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

My favorite breakfast place on Longstreet for over two years now. Once I discovered this gem I have made many returns. Eggs are cooked to perfection, staff is friendly and genuine. Note that they recently changed the Upstairs layout. Upstairs is only opened for dinner,...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank smaatje
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:30 - 18:00
06:30 - 18:00
06:30 - 18:00
06:30 - 18:00
06:30 - 18:00
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Long Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 81 046 6664
  • E-mail
Small bakery/coffee shop serving breakfast and lunch.
We pride ourselves in serving good quality food at reasonable prices.
Whether you join us for a meal, a baking class or just a cup of coffee on the deck... we will be sure to make it an extra special occasion.
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