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US$3 - US$20
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 17 February 2022 via mobile

Review of the Whippet coffee shop Linden Comfortable indoor and outdoor seating. Friendly staff and served by Mandisa our waitress. We enjoyed a delicious cappuccino and a caramel muffin and chocolate chip cookie. Vibrant atmosphere. Off street parking.

Date of visit: February 2022
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Reviewed 10 October 2021 via mobile

The Wippet in Linden never disappoints. From sunrise mimosas to get-your-day started rich and aroma rounded coffee and scrumptious brekkies. Friendly service and bubbly atmosphere. Love love love "my whippet"

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 9 August 2021 via mobile

A quirky cafe with delicious food, and attention to detail. I would highly recommend the fudge and bubbly pairing! They were super allergy friendly as well - you just have to ask.

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 27 June 2021

My family and I went to the Whippet in linden for my sisters 18th birthday and were almost turned away by their lack of vegan options and extra charges for alternatives like soy milk (+R8) and oat milk (+10). I ordered the black bean tostada...which they said they would replace the danish feta with avo and then tried to charge us R31 for the avo. My family and I are not impressed at all and will not likely go back.More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 23 April 2021

Right at the front of the line in combinations and permutations. Vegetarian food that is almost a sculpture of persuasion for the recalcitrant, and I always enjoy a cuppa at a wall bench.

Date of visit: May 2020
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Reviewed 20 December 2020 via mobile

Wonderful to find The Whippet open on a Sunday. Delicious breakfast. Efficient pleasant service. Bit noisy.

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 2 December 2020 via mobile

Great place for a light lunch, good coffee and something sweet if so inclined. A vibrant place where friends meet and eat.

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 10 March 2020

Whippet coffee shop in Linden has become our fave spot not only for their awesome 7am mimosa's and friendly service but also their amazing menu flavours . I recently took up the challenge, and enjoying it, of becoming vegan and am thoroughly impressed with Whippet's...vegan selection. I have tried just about all their vegan options and they have a fresh and delicious take on veganism that is inspiring. GREAT JOB guys!More

Date of visit: March 2020
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divanb2015, Owner at The Whippet Coffee Linden, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2020

Hey Jenna - We live for reviews like this! We are so glad you enjoy our vegan options! see you soon we hope!

Reviewed 3 February 2020

We met at 12:30 for lunch at this vibey spot in Linden on a Saturday afternoon. While we waited for a table (reservations not allowed) we were served some sparkling wine which was a nice touch. The waitress had to be reminded about our water...order. Our food was lovely as was our choice of wine. We enjoyed a lovely long afternoon together. We had to leave at 16:00 when the restaurant closed.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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divanb2015, Owner at The Whippet Coffee Linden, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2020

Hey Debbe - so sorry about the water being forgotten - we do appologise. Thx for taking the time to review us - it makes us a better business! Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 17 December 2019 via mobile

Early morning and need a filling breakfast or your mind blown away, well The Whippet deliver. The meal was amazing, be careful not to go over board with adding extras

Date of visit: December 2019
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Divan B, Owner at The Whippet Coffee Linden, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2020

Thx so much for the awesome review! we do hope to see you soon!

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Yes, The Whippet Coffee Linden offers takeaway services.

The Whippet Coffee Linden is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4