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Bayleaf Cafe

24 Cathedral Street | George, George 6529, South Africa
+27 44 873 4422
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good17%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (74 reviews)
“rosti” (11 reviews)
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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 1 week ago

We four elderly gentlemen have lunch at the Bayleaf from time to time and are always happy with the service and meals served. We invariably quaff a little wine,but find the wine glasses just do not do justice to the wine and the ambience of...More

Thank B9397IGjamiew
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I held my wedding in the garden at the Bayleaf Cafe and it was the most fabulous day... even better than I had hoped. Quinton and the Bayleaf staff were so accommodating and helpful in the run up to the wedding and I felt confident...More

Thank Cathy D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a lovely lunch at Bayleaf.The food was excellent and the service good.The hake and chips as well as the burger was very tasty

1  Thank Janfourie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is such an amazing venue! The staff are all wonderful! Especially the lady who knows all about the Chameleon and the Chef/Owner! (He really needs to write a book about how it is his food tastes just amazing). We visited this time last year...More

1  Thank sussexguy68
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

We had the pleasure of stopping off at this cafe for lunch today. From the moment we walked through the gorgeous old home and then out to the beautiful garden, we knew we were in for something special. The hosts were very friendly, helpful and...More

Thank Robnesscoogee
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

What a lovely experience it was to visit our favorite restaurant in George again . This is the place to go for absolutely consistently delicious food and constant personal attention from chef Quinten Hewitt and staff . Food to keep in mind ; fresh grilled...More

Thank 320susanv
Reviewed 24 December 2017

No accident that this is at the top of the George lists, a superior experience in every way, from the eclectic decor and discreet but professional service to the high standards of every course delivered. Breakfast offered more variety than necessary and was a delight,...More

Thank CojonesUK
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

A lovely nest to settle down with a special friend....cozy and outstanding service with owner allways breezing through checking on your treatment and satisfaction!

Thank mielies2015
Reviewed 20 December 2017

Today, I was amazed by the quality of the meal that was presented to me. Not only were my dietary requirements more than catered for, the flavours and attention to detail was not taken lightly, and let me add this was off menu! The service...More

Thank Thedoc999
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Cute and cozy little gem in George. Friendly, efficient and very tasty menu. Lovely setting for special occasions, breakfasts and lunches. We will be back. Loved the Rosti!

Thank adeleo590
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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
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
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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