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“Just want more of this kind of food”
Review of Hemelhuijs

Hemelhuijs
Ranked #73 of 1 207 Restaurants in Cape Town Central
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Contemporary
Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After several visits to this exceptional eatery we are still in love with the food, the staff, service, the decor - everything just blends in, you feel the vibe of goodness here.
The food, juices, hot drinks and cocktails are just divine. Stylish, unpretentious with a difference. Really good food. Don't forget to try the sweet treats (fig and strawberry tart, pear and quince crumble,chocolate brownies, etc, etc .. all so very delicious ! ). Have to go back soon.. Outstanding !

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Thank SueTravelLots
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent the afternoon at this gem in Cape Town city, celebrating my brother in laws birthday. The food was spectacular, I had the pepper crusted calamari which really was crispy and tasty. Also the range of fruit juices are incredible.

Thank Simon C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a surprise this turned out to be. The staff are friendly and makes one feel at home immediately. The Vietnamese coffee is out of this world and well worth the trip. Breakfast is served all day and although the menu is fairly small the food is delicious. Ordered cailiflower soup with truffels for starters. It was smooth and creamy and could make a meal all on its own. Eggs benedict were perfectly soft. Bobotie meatballs were tasty. Portions are more than adequate. So, if you are in Cape Town, it is well worth looking for a parking space to have a bite to eat here. We will definitely go here again.

1  Thank WynaPret
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Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

come here for creative fusion food with local dishes and ingredients. Exquisite design and personal service. This is an exquisite contemporary bohemian eatery in Cape Town that you will fall in love with.

Thank Robert H
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

HemelHuijs is that rare (for Cape Town) establishment that just gets better and better - a combination of chic casualness with a level of food and service to match. It never (rather hasn’t) ever disappointed, long may that last!

1  Thank Ohjaygeen
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