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Highland Coffee Roastery

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Cnr Van Zyl and Market St East, Clarens 9707, South Africa
+27 58 256 1136
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Cnr Van Zyl and Market St East, Clarens 9707, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfectly situated amidst all action on the square this roastery serves a perfect coffee. The perfect place to stop and rest!

Thank Orpha C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Coffee very nice. Unfriendly waiters, bad service!! Definitely a lack of training for waiters!! When placed the order, we were 7 people, the first waitress did not even repeat order or said thank you, not even a smile from her side. When waitress nr 2...More

Thank RonelN2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

once more, as a world traveller with lot of experiences in "tasting espresso" in traditional "coffee-towns" (as Paris, Vienna, Prag, Greece, Turkey and other places) Highland Coffee ...is the best !!!

Thank Karl-Heinz K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! We couldn't get enough of this coffee! So much so we had to get one for the road back. Easily the best coffee I've ever had! The corner coffee shop is also warm and inviting.

1  Thank Boitumelo M
Chris P, Owner at Highland Coffee Roastery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Wow! Best in SA? We are sincerely flattered!

Reviewed 14 March 2018

It has a warm friendly family feel to it & the best coffee in town! The service was excellent and the smell of the shop really does it for me.

Thank gousfamilie
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

The coffee is excellent and the view is great. But the service was not very good. I felt guilty for ordering coffee and expecting service. Not one friendly smile. Pity.

Thank MaaizTanz
Reviewed 4 March 2018

delicious coffe with a great view. Also one of the best cappuccino muffins ever! Price very good too.

Thank Caryn B
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Great selected of locally roasted coffees. Buy the beans or have them grind them up for you. You can even sit down and enjoy a cuppa. Great vibe

Thank sarahtheblue
Reviewed 10 January 2018

We cannot get enough of the yummy coffees served at Highland Coffee Roastery. Chris and his staff go out of their way to keep customers happy. We bought coffee to take home, it is not the same as drinking it there. The shop has a...More

Thank Photomary
Reviewed 9 January 2018

Had coffee here a couple of times over three days - best in town. Nice location on the corner of the town square - sit inside or outside to peruse the passing parade ...

Thank Craig H
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
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Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
07:30 - 15:30
07:30 - 16:30
07:30 - 16:30
07:30 - 16:30
07:30 - 16:30
07:30 - 16:30
07:30 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Van Zyl and Market St East, Clarens 9707, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Free State  >  Clarens
  • Phone Number: +27 58 256 1136
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Highland Coffee Roastery is in the beautiful mountain resort town of Clarens in the Eastern Free State, South Africa. We are a micro-roastery, and take great care and pride in roasting our 100% Arabica coffees to perfection in small batches.Our roastery, shop and espresso bar is in the Maluti Highlands Centre, where you can sit and relax with a cup of freshly roasted, freshly ground and perfectly prepared coffee and enjoy the beautiful view of Mount Horeb.
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