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Value
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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE RANGE
US$2 - US$8
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Cafe
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Wine and Beer
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Reviewed 24 September 2021 via mobile

The signage is bad so you might miss it even if you are looking for it. Try and meet Marmalade. She is such a delight. Although breakfast was average, there is an adventure to be had in exploring all the little goodies they have on...sale. Service was good. Maybe next time we have lunch and see how that goes....More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 12 September 2021

They were obviously busy but woefully understaffed.....poor service and really average/mediocre food. I really can't understand the rave reviews

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 5 September 2021

Amazing service. Delicious food. Wonderful ambience. Meal was fully and freshly prepared. Restaurant was packed which added a newly found relief of a slowly coming back to normal environment.

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 8 August 2021 via mobile

Visited this wonderful restaurant , breakfast was awesome - I had the vegetarian eggs special - poached eggs with avo , humus , cottage cheese , rocket and fried tomatoes - mmmmmmm delicious Waiters were so helpful and friendly

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 24 May 2021

We booked a lunch as part of our anniversary weekend in Darling and we weren't disappointed. The food was lovely, the atmosphere was great and the staff were welcoming.

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 4 April 2021 via mobile

Did a road trip to Langebaan and stopped at this wonderful establishment for lunch. Food as always was fresh, friendly staff and owner and we could sit there with my friend's dog. So wonderful to know this place has survived.

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 28 November 2020 via mobile

This is such an incredible little find. I'm not even an omelette fan but this was by far the best I've ever had.....probably the best brekkie I've ever had. Definitely worth a stop for that omelette

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed 9 August 2020

We have visited the Marmalade Cat in Darling before, but having visited Langebaan the previous night, we couldn't miss the opportunity to visit the restaurant again. The Karoo lamb pie was truly homemade and delicious. And to see the namesake cat soaking up the warmth...was just the cherry in the top!More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 25 March 2020

Efficient and helpful staff, with a big menu to choose from. Food is tase and well presented. Seating inside or outside courtyard. Lots of VERY amusing and interesting "things" on sale. Definitely a place to visit when in Darling.

Date of visit: March 2020
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SandiC_MarmaladeCat, Other at Marmalade Cat, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2020

We're open for business again with al the safety precautions in place! Do pop in for a visit soon

Reviewed 5 March 2020

The Marmalade Cat is much more than just a place to eat. Lots of interesting things to browse through and look at while you are waiting for your food. And Marmalade herself is usually there as well to say hi. The food is fresh, well...prepared and reasonably priced. We all enjoyed the experience immensely.More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Yes, Marmalade Cat offers takeaway services.

Marmalade Cat is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4