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Ikigai Artisan Coffee Bar & Deli

15 De Jager Street | Cnr. de Jager & N2, Riversdale 6670, South Africa
+27 28 713 1260
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Overview
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“ciabatta” (2 reviews)
“biscuits” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
15 De Jager Street | Cnr. de Jager & N2, Riversdale 6670, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

LOVE this place!! Excellent coffee and beautiful ambiance. Best place to stretch your legs when driving through Riversdale.

Thank Hettieblom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped at IKIGAI purely by chance at lunchtime, the food on offer is freshly made and generous, you can get your fillings in or on any bread or wrap or with a salad. The muffins are delicious, all washed down with good coffee. This...More

Thank BiBiWork
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Having read your great reviews on Trip Advisor we decided to stop for breakfast en route last Friday. Disappointed is an understatement. Firstly your coffee is great, however staff general apathy is a huge problem. We ordered your breakfast ciabatta’s and an extra portion of...More

Thank KarenU254
Lizelle G, Owner at Ikigai Artisan Coffee Bar & Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Good day Karen U, Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback on your experience at Ikigai Coffee Bar and Deli. I am very disappointed that you feel we did not live up to the expectations you had for our shop. We honestly...More

Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

We chose the Riversdal Igikai cafe for our quick breakfast on our way to Knysna. We love their minimalist style and they stock some interesting products for sale (we bought a beautiful bottle of Baleia olive oil). We ordered coffee and the spinach quiche. The...More

Thank 17AnniLi
Lizelle G, Owner at Ikigai Artisan Coffee Bar & Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Good day 17AnniLi, Thank you for visiting Ikigai Coffee Bar and Deli and thank you for your review. We're glad you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again soon! Kind regards, Lizelle

Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

The garden route offers many coffee stops along the way. Riversdale is certainly not the most scenic BUT ikigai offers good coffee, great breakfast options and some local olive oil and crafts. We had Quiche and the breakfast ciabatta. The staff is efficient, the coffee...More

Thank Frik L
Lizelle G, Owner at Ikigai Artisan Coffee Bar & Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Hello Frik L, Thank you so much for popping in at Ikigai Coffee Bar and for your kind words. We do hope you will visit again soon! Kind regards, Lizelle

Reviewed 20 March 2018

Decided to call in "on spec" and were pleased we did. Nice little cafe - maybe a bit slow on service, given the large number of staff, but worth the wait. Both my wife and I had chicken and ciabatta, a coffee, a juice and...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 15 February 2018

We were making the long drive on the Garden Route, from Kenton on Sea to Plett and needed a lunch break and checked this little beauty out on TA. The reviews were positive and so we called in. And we're glad we did! My wife...More

Thank BARRY S
Reviewed 1 February 2018

We stopped here for coffee on our trip and were delighted. Fantastic coffee, delicious quiches and pies as well as lovely home decor items and bags. So happy we stopped - this will become a permanent coffee stop!

Thank Maggy1408
Elandi C, Manager at Ikigai Artisan Coffee Bar & Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2018

Hi Maggy1408 Such a treat to read this lovely and generous review. Thank you very much. And thank you for making us your permanent stop. We look forward to welcoming you back every time!! Ikigai Team

Reviewed 22 January 2018

Wow the food and coffees are excellent. When its time to take a break I always go to Ikigai, wow the atmosphere is so warm and cosy. You can eat or take away! Staff are always friendly! Beautiful decor and you can buy somethin g...More

Thank minnieellen
Elandi C, Manager at Ikigai Artisan Coffee Bar & Deli, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2018

Thank you so very much Minnieellen for the lovely review. We're so glad you chose Ikigai to have your break at. We love having you here.

Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Fantastic food!!! The wraps, brownies and butterchicken pie are heaven! Also great coffee. You can eat on premisse or take away.

Thank Roosklerks
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$4
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 15:00
Monday
08:00 - 16:30
Tuesday
08:00 - 16:30
Wednesday
08:00 - 16:30
Thursday
08:00 - 16:30
Friday
08:00 - 16:30
Saturday
09:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 De Jager Street | Cnr. de Jager & N2, Riversdale 6670, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Riversdale
  • Phone Number: +27 28 713 1260
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Description
A trendy new artisan coffee bar and deli located right on the N2 in the beautiful little town of Riversdale along the Garden Route. Offering single origin coffee and gourmet sandwiches as well as a variety of sweet and savory baked goods. Browse our selection of curious as you enjoy a coffee. Ikigai - A reason to get up in the morning.
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