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Pajamas & Jam Eatery

32 Van Zyl Street | Strand 7140 Cape Town, Strand 7140, South Africa
+27 21 854 6408
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“cakes” (22 reviews)
“sandwich” (4 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 16:00All hours
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
32 Van Zyl Street | Strand 7140 Cape Town, Strand 7140, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best coffee!!! Unfortunately some of the menu items were sold out but the breakfast menu is to die for! Can recommend every dish. Wonderful pastries sold for take away

Thank KarinRheeder
Reviewed 1 week ago

This busy eatery has a warm atmosphere and was very busy and it can be over-full at times. We were served quickly and politely and the menu was edgy, unique, but slightly over-priced. Our gingerbread snack was delicious and the presentation of food generally is...More

Thank Steffen K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just off the N2 in an ugly industrial area under the blades of a helicopter is the surprising restaurant and antique store, P&J. With chandeliers hanging from an old car carcass and bunches of peonies and proteas, one expects only the best. The food was...More

1  Thank LaarQ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This time we took our European visitors there. They were delighted firstly by the atmosphere and then by the food. It is such a unique concept that they felt that it should be introduced in Europe as well. The combination of "antiques", scrap metal and...More

1  Thank Horst B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Yesterday we popped in for breakfast, very popular had to queue for 10 minutes but worth it. Such and interesting and eclectic cafe full of antiques old collectables. The management and staff were friendly and professional, the service quick and efficient. Our food and hot...More

Thank Z1307ZDkarenv
Reviewed 10 June 2017

If you in the area it is a must. It is in the middle of an industrial area, and as you walk in you feel like you in another world. I am thinking it is owed by an Indiana Jones follower, there are all sorts...More

1  Thank Carryn C
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

The best brunch in Cape Town - I know it's Somerset West but you know what I mean. Can't wait to come back. Utterly blown away by the decor. But it doesn't just rely on this - the food is incredible. The presentation and eye...More

2  Thank Suzie K
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

My wife took me to this stunning restaurant this morning. This is a truly great experience. The service is fantastic. The staff neat, professional and well presented. The food is presented tastefully and stylish. We will most definitely be visiting again.

2  Thank Clinton C
Reviewed 20 May 2017

inside it looks really different with all the different old stuff you can look at or buy. staff is very friendly and know's what they are talking about. You keep on coming back herre.

Thank Veronique B
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

What a little gem hidden away in the industrial area. Food is fantastic and great atmosphere. You can do a quick round of antique shopping while waiting for your food.

Thank MariusCWC
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 13:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Van Zyl Street | Strand 7140 Cape Town, Strand 7140, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Strand
  • Phone Number: +27 21 854 6408
  • E-mail
Pajamas & Jam is magical. We have good food, good music , loungewear and extraordinary collection of treasures. We have visual riches to delight everyone. We have a great love for this shop because it appeals to one's senses and emoitions. There is always something new .....
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