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228 Long Street | Cnr Long St & Buiten St, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 423 0885
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
228 Long Street | Cnr Long St & Buiten St, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I came to Lola's based on the great reviews online. I am so glad we did. It was a short walk from our hotel which was nice but the best part was the food. I had THE best eggs benedict I have...More

Thank jessica s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lola’s was a beautiful discovery, lovely surprise. We had eggs Benedict which was absolutely delicious, the best I have ever had. My sister had it with bacon and I had it with salmon, my goodness! It was so good that I wanted to return the...More

Thank Nilda A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I first came here with a group of friends from a tour and we all enjoyed our lunches. The service was great and the atmosphere was laid back. I came back on my own and had the quiche of the day and it was tasty...More

Thank ImeldaMario
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The berry and citrus smoothie is to die for. It's thick lick a Kauai shake and is almost more amazing anyway. It's rejuvenating and super tasty! I had from the breakfast menu the Hashbrowns etc. And it was just subliminal! The cream cheese complimented the...More

Thank Explore815856
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

A very cute coffee shop with a variety of breakfast options. We had the smoothie bowl and eggs Benedict - both really nice and good price as well!

1  Thank JoeClever93
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

What a lovely experience on Long Street! The staff were friendly and the food was outstanding! It was honestly the best breakfast I have had in a long time- #yum!!!! Will be back, because a great Eggs Benedict is now a 'thing' in my life.

Thank Jaydenuss
Reviewed 24 August 2018

Love this place, been here so many times, the food is great, but particularly the breakfast in my view! It's an institution that should be visited at often as possible when you are in Town! Try the falafels and the eggs benedict that they are...More

Thank Jeremy F
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Lola’s was a great breakfast spot just out the doorsteps of our Airbnb apartment. They served up excellent huevos rancheros and eggs benedict for a reasonable price although portions were bit small. With good WiFi, it’s also a good spot to chill over a drink.

Thank thelonious22
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

When heading off on an adventure, it’s always important to have a delicious, hearty breakfast, and a good cup of coffee. Lola’s provided exactly that. Our server was super friendly, the food was tasty, the dishes came out quickly, and the coffee was strong and...More

1  Thank TheRoyalTannenbaum
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

I went to Lola’s many years ago so was quite surprised to see they’re still around when I saw them on the Entertainer. I’ve been there 4 times in the past two months and each meal was great!! Their eggs Benedict breakfast is a winner....More

1  Thank John T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$7
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:30 - 16:30
07:30 - 16:30
07:30 - 16:30
07:30 - 16:30
07:30 - 16:30
07:30 - 16:30
07:30 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 228 Long Street | Cnr Long St & Buiten St, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 423 0885
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Lola's Cafe has been a long standing institution on Long Street, and it has returned under new management with a gorgeous makeover, new Chefs, and amazing food!Situated at the corner of Long and Buiten Streets in the heart of Cape Town, Lola's is an airy, vibey, beautiful, yet unpretentious venue offering a variety of gourmet meals prepared by inspired Chefs.
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