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Fynbos Gourmet Restaurant

31 Marsh Street, Mossel Bay 6506, South Africa
+27 44 691 1366
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
1 week ago
“Girls yearly get together”
30 Nov 2018
“Pretty & popular conservatory coffee shop-”
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08:30 - 17:00 Hours
31 Marsh Street, Mossel Bay 6506, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there for a light meal. We are still friends after so many years. The feta and spinach quiche was very good. The lemon merangue looked so nice. The pancakes were jummy. Service not very fast but a very pleasant waitron and we needed the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank heineraudrey
Reviewed 30 November 2018

Fynbos has a very quaint environment. A large conservatory style coffee shop/ lunch place. Neat, clean, pleasant. Popular with local ladies. Good coffees, food & desserts. Well presented plates, even though at times portions are small. Limited menu, but wholesome food. Worth a visit. States...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Francesca T
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

This place has always been one of our favourite spots for coffee when in Mossel Bay. Unfortunately this time we waited a very long time to simply get a cup of coffee. The pancakes were excellent and the coffee was good but the wait was...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank barrysB3966AY
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Fynbos Café A lovely historic building in the heart of Mossel Bay. Service is always polite and attentive, and we are greeted with a big smile. The menu doesn't really change over time, but the dishes are pretty much typical South African favorites. Today our...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank reginafug
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Lovely layout. Enjoyed the relaxed atmosphere and friendly service. Great coffee and breakfast. Love the gift shop which is incorporated. Definitely a must visit.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank ShelleyO205
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Sorry to say but the service was really slow and the restaurant was empty.I mean..how long could it take to cut cake?

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank NadinePottie
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Heard about the Coffee shop and Gift shop from friends. A huge let down. Unfriendly people who from the onset makes you feel unwelcome. Coffee shop clearly states, "Wait to be seated". What a joke. No one was there to help. Also no children under...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank einesweetie
fynbos1, Owner at Fynbos Gourmet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write this review. Due to the nature of our business we do not allow children under ten years of age. We are not unfriendly or make you feel unwelcome...it is our policy for the last eighteen years. We...More

Reviewed 23 September 2017

This restaurant makes the best lemon meringue in the entire world. I visit Mossel Bay just to eat there. Njammies.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank PenKem
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

The food were great, the service were great, the people were great. The only young than is not great is that my children were not welcome their.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Gertv646
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We visited Fynbos Coffee shop in June 2017 and enjoyed very tasty tradisional homemade Bobotie & yellow rice, which was quite a treat. The cappucino was a bit small, but the delicious blue berry cheesecake made up for it ! Only pity is that they...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Lientjie S
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Shelley d
24 May 2018|
Response from fynbos1 | Property representative |
Thank you for the time you spent to write this review. Unfortunately it is very difficult to set a rule between ages .. eg. between birth and 1 year allowed and then between 1 year and 10 years not allowed? Sorry for the... More
11 May 2017|
Response from ellie856 | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 13:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Marsh Street, Mossel Bay 6506, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Mossel Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 44 691 1366
  • E-mail
This cosy coffee shop is situated in a Victorian-inspired pavilion, with outdoor seating available in the lush courtyard. Breakfast and lunch are served - and whether you feel like a cappuccino and a slice of cake, a breakfast or a light lunch, Fynbos Coffee Shop serves it with flair. It is a busy coffee shop and popular lunchtime meeting spot during the day. Dishes are inspired by local availability, trends and the seasons, with something for every taste. Due to the nature of our business we do not allow children under ten years.
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