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Houw Hoek Coffee Shop

National Road, Grabouw 7160, South Africa
+27 28 284 9273
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good54%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pies” (26 reviews)
“preserves” (5 reviews)
“bread” (9 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM Hours
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
National Road, Grabouw 7160, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Good cappuccinos, excellent (tasty and filling) omelletes. Beautiful surroundings. Good place to stop.

Thank Madelé v
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We arrived at the restaurant at 1pm o. The 12th of August to meet friends for a birthday celebration. The reservation was booked under my friend's name and the table was supposed to be indoors. When we got there there was no indoor table booked...More

Thank Alice T
Reviewed 4 days ago

ok , so as a Sunday outing for the day , like most Capetonians do we headed to Houw Hoek coffee and farm stall for a outing . We did pass at least 2 other options on the right which were overrun with people ....More

Thank Rene' C
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

The perfect pit stop for a coffee break when traveling from Cape Town up the east coast. Just over an hr out of town with great food, service and views. The pies and coffees are becoming a bit pricey though

Thank John M
Reviewed 8 June 2018

Stopped for a light meal, a glass of wine and coffee. Service was a tad slow as they were busy on a warm day, but everything else met expectations and more. They have a very decent farm shop too with excellent breads etc... … their...More

Thank Geoff C
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Popped in with 3 kids for an afternoon snack. Had great coffee milkshakes and real farmbread toasted sarmies - way bigger than the norm. And they now sell HAZZ coffee - one of the best local brands !! :-)

1  Thank HRV1969
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Always worth a stop. Small local produce shop and wonderful local Elgin/oak valley wine shop. Prices mostly as good as the cellar door. The restaurant is very much a home cooked style cafe with large and well flavoured portions of whatever you order.

1  Thank Angela S
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Went there yesterday (8th)for coffee and tea after a long cold bike ride. Inside restaurant was full, asked if we could sit outside and have a coffee, was given a very curt no. Spotted the takeaway coffee, but unfortunately the staff member had her head...More

Thank sally g
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Have been here a few times in recent years and always enjoy the produce and preserves display even though we can't eat any of it. Coffee shop has good service and friendly staff.

Thank christel
Reviewed 19 March 2018

It where we usually stop to purchase their produce. They have excellent pies, vegetables and goods on sale in their shop.

1  Thank Al D
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13 April 2018|
Response from winstonlawrence123 | Reviewed this property |
Apologies, Do not have one, regards Winston Very comprehensive selection of breakfasts, cakes, salads, evening meals though, well suited to tourist trade.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: National Road, Grabouw 7160, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Overberg District  >  Grabouw
  • Phone Number: +27 28 284 9273
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