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Bayleaf Cafe

24 Cathedral Street | George, George 6529, South Africa
+27 44 873 4422
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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 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for lunch on my birthday and literally waited for over an hour for our lunch. Ordered a curry grilled fish. Please try to speed up your service, especially for a lunch when your guests have limited time off work.

Thank nelleke_elston
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

CHEF QUINTON is a Chef of note. The menu has an excellent variety of choice. Whatever you order is lovingly prepared with the freshest ingredients. They have a delightful garden or if you prefer a cozy dining room with lovely antiques and atmosphere. Don't forget...More

Thank mimurphy44
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a cosy place to enjoy breakfast. Service was great and food excellent! I’ve tried the healthy breakfast as well as the Toastie Cheese Breakfast! Delicious!

Thank openroadtours
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ample parking. Friendly reception. Professional service. Great food and ambience. A birthďay party to remember. Thank you.

Thank Lorraine v
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love visiting Bay Leaf Cafe for breakfast or lunch. The food is always fantastic and the setting and decor beautiful.

Thank Mariza v
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

A big thank you to Chef & Owner Quinton for welcoming us and serving us some very delicious food although the kitchen had closed. we selected an amazing freshly prepared chicken & mushroom pie and a delicious lamb burger. this from a small but well...More

Thank Jean-Pierre P
Reviewed 1 June 2018

You will need to make a reservation because this excellent little restaurant tucked away in Cathedral Street deserves to be as popular as it is, simply because of Quintin's obvious passion for serving good quality, wholesome meals. The ambience, the decor and the attention to...More

Thank Robin W
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Wonderful find in George. We stopped here for my wife's birthday lunch and had an incredible meal in the lovely courtyard. Great service and atmosphere. The chef also came to have a chat which was a nice touch. Would definitely recommend

1  Thank spencerlsb
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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 Monique V | 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
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
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
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