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Bayleaf Cafe

24 Cathedral Street | George, George 6529, South Africa
+27 44 873 4422
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
24 Cathedral Street | George, George 6529, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We are a Spanish couple visiting South Africa doing the garden route. We made a one day stop in George were we found this little restaurant. Food was very very good and service even better. Very nice people working there. When you think you’re full...More

Thank EGT1984
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friends and I had a pit stop in George enroute to Port Elizabeth. We breakfasted at this delightful location and were absolutely bowled over by the wonderful customer service provided by Alvina and Quinton. A truly memorable experience. Thank you so much from Allan,...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really need to know the town to find the restaurant. Howeverrrrr. Amazing find. Awesome food. Great repore loved every second there. Would have loved to stay for supper. But alas home cooking calls. Cannot ly swambo down.

Thank Hannes T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quality food, awesome ambiance, and service with a warm welcome. Staff friendly and attentive. Cheff Quinton very graciously prepared a splendid vegan and vegetarian meal for us even though there aren't any vegan option on the menu. It was the best lunch in George. I...More

Thank Alena O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First time I came here was in January of this year when I was visiting George. We went to the Bayleaf cafe for a breakfast with friends. Driving down the street I had no idea that such a lovely place was hidden here. We were...More

Thank Pascal_Butz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I always bring friends here, it truly is a hidden gem. Beautifully appointed, lovely garden for meals, and the food is Always top notch. Delicious! Well priced.

1  Thank HoltonK1
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

20 STARS All the way! Food PERFECT Service PERFECT Hospitality PERFECT Beautiful Garden with flower bushes where you can enjoy a beautiful summers day outside - from inside you can see the tranquil gardens! Everything was PERFECT

Thank vchristiane4
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Had lunch at Bayleaf cafe which was, overall, very good. Service was friendly and efficient yet a little impersonal. Lovely garden outside with covered veranda overlooking it. Nice venue for ladies lunch, stork teas etc.

Thank Jacques B
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Lovely ambience, excellent food and very good service. Never had a disappointing experience! We were a group of 12 ladies for lunch and the food was served timeously and very well presented. No one had to wait for their food which was great, we could...More

Thank MaureenTerblanche
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Staff very friendly and helpful. Food looked and tasted good. Different from the usual which was most welcome. Cappuchino could have been hotter. Overall thoroughly enjoyed. Thank you.

Thank domineeangie
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Questions & Answers
5 January 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from QuintonHewitt | Property representative |
we have a garden and smoking is permitted at some tables providing other guests do not object - no smoking is permitted indoors or on the covered veranda
30 May 2017|
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Response from QuintonHewitt | Property representative |
Yes - we are open on Mondays - please check out our opening times on the trip advisor Bayleaf page Thanks
8 May 2017|
Response from MoniqueV2806 | Reviewed this property |
unfortunately they are not.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
08:30 - 16:30
08:30 - 16:30
08:30 - 16:30
08:30 - 16:30
08:30 - 16:30
08:30 - 12:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Cathedral Street | George, George 6529, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  George
  • Phone Number: +27 44 873 4422
  • E-mail
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