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Folk Cafe

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Cafe, Deli
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Found this nice cosy cafe in Bree and decided to give it a try. We thoroughly enjoyed it. They have a variety of things on the menu and the service is warm and accommodating. The cafe was busy but service didn't slack once. We will...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank ShanCoetzee
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Cool place, had cooked breakfast which was nice, as was the freshly made juice. Service a bit slow and disappointed with the muffin as all the blueberrys all at bottom of muffin and it was a bit soggy. Huge size though! Would give the cafe...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank ramsbrook
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Our tenth year of visiting on our first night in Capetown and as good as ever...service and food is excellent

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank MairinaandTonyWilson
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

An all round stunner for people with discerning taste for a top class coffee bar. - great coffee - good food - Fantastic ambiance - wonderful service. Recommend, take a second cup,

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank JayBeeZee
Laurenceh777, Owner at Folk Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2017

Wow! Thank you very much for the kind review. It's always great to hear such great feed back for the team who work hard to make sure our spot is always as it is. Hope we see you again soon. Regards, Folks and Folk

Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

We ve been 3 days in Cape and we have come 3 days here for breakfast! Very nice cakes, brunch, smoothies and coffee. Very Londoner!

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Victor L
Laurenceh777, Owner at Folk Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Thank you!! We are over the moon that we could be your hosts for 3 days in a row. Hopefully next time we'll see you for lunch too ;) Safe travels!

Reviewed 17 October 2017

A beautiful hidden gem that serves lovely food by great staff. A coffee shop that you will want to sit down for a quick bite to eat but you have to extend your stay because its so good just to sit and chill.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank phumbapascoe
Laurenceh777, Owner at Folk Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Yay we love hearing people experience our place the way we do!! Thank you for the awesome review and we hope you come chill some time soon!

Reviewed 13 September 2017

I dropped in here for a quick lunch today after a morning sight seeing around Cape Town. So happy to have found a top coffee spot in this city. I come from a place where we take coffee very seriously and cafes that don't measure...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank beyond5th
Laurenceh777, Owner at Folk Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Absolutely beautiful review! Thank you for this it means so much to everyone working here :) We pride ourselves in our family blend which we have been crafting for the last 20 years and we love to hear people as enthusiastic about it as us....More

Reviewed 22 July 2017

This coffee shop was right by our hotel. It's a great, intimate space, without some of the pretentious gimmick of some of the other Cape Town coffee shops. Had a nice small breakfast and coffee.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Tiffany303
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Had a quick lunch, flatbread with vegetable and mushrooms and a coffee. Everything was really good, not too expensive and the people were nice. The coffee shop was also quite pretty, which is a plus.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank MarleenaR8
Laurenceh777, Owner at Folk Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Thank you Marleena! We take pride in only using the best ingredients we can source and that's why it tastes so good! Also thanks for stopping by and enjoying our space as much as we enjoyed having you. Come back soon!

Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Nice place to have an amazing homemade cheesecake a coffee; to read, relax, look for inspiration and keep on going with your day!

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Alejandro M
Laurenceh777, Owner at Folk Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2017

Why thank you Alejandro! We enjoy serving that cake as much as we do eating it :) Hope we see you again soon.

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Response from Laurenceh777 | Property representative |
Hi Shameez! Would love to know if you have had a better experience at Folk since we last spoke?
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