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Caffe Java

Shop 54-56 South Beach Road | Kensington Boulevard, Umdloti 4319, South Africa
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good48%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (2 reviews)
“burger” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Shop 54-56 South Beach Road | Kensington Boulevard, Umdloti 4319, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called in for a relaxing drink and snack. Great views service very friendly and flatbread delicious. Drinks very welcome. Thanks everyone.

Thank Anne M
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Always have and probably always will be my breakfast spot when I am there. Great service, great vibe and great service too

Thank droosa
Reviewed 16 April 2018

This is a great stop to view the ocean and enjoy a glass of wine. My viewing experience was great but the service not so much. The waiter was not sure if the wine I ordered was still available. The menu contains sushi items but...More

Thank ADavis1977
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Cafe Java is a favourite breakfast spot, and always popular with locals and holiday makers. The breakfasts are scrumptious and great value for many. Add an excellent coffee, and a magnificent ocean view and they are hard to beat. Service a little on the slow...More

Thank Michelle R
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Wonderful view, and very relaxing. I love their Pizza's and the Hash brown stack breakfast is amazing. I've eaten many times here, and has always been wonderful.

Thank SammyM87
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

This has become our favourite breakfast place whenever in Durban from the days when it was still Ninos (from around 2005 or so). Had a bad experience yesterday (26 December 2017) when we went for breakfast. Didn't get prompt service despite it not being very...More

Thank Mike K
Reviewed 5 December 2017

Friendly service, good food, great views, fair prices, what is not to like? Parking across the road, generally there is a slot. Brilliant place to watch Dolphins and often whale park off near the beach. When not too windy, the terrace is the place of...More

Thank philippe v
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Caffe Java has the best coffee. Ever. However, as one of the only breakfast spots in the area, it is very popular - if you do not arrive very early it will be too busy. When busy the service is poor and the drinks and...More

Thank RCrwg
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Good place for breakfast,with free wifi ,and great views from the outside balcony , friendly laid-backed staff, good for whale watching ,and dolphins ,if there in season

Thank mickknap
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

We visited this cafe as we were hungry and the menus looked inviting. The burgers were really tasty with a side of fries and a really nice banana milkshake, the chicken schnitzel with mushroom sauce was amazing and with a castle beer went down very...More

Thank Steve S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 54-56 South Beach Road | Kensington Boulevard, Umdloti 4319, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Umdloti
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