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Madhatters Coffee Shop

118 High Street, Grahamstown 6139, South Africa
+27 46 622 9411
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good43%
  • Average32%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“cake” (2 reviews)
“rabbit hole” (3 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Hours
$$ - $$$
118 High Street, Grahamstown 6139, South Africa
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Dry disgusting pita watery tasteless avo. Don't waste your time it's horrid JUST DON'T DO IT ..................

Thank Edwin G
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

A nice and cozy experience we felt Alice in Wonderland ! The children liked it very much too. We had some nice hamburgers. The also sell goods from the land like honey.

Thank trilma
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

The decor can do with an update... The coffee was good and the food is value for money - but dont expect a gourmet café meal....

Reviewed 23 September 2017

I had a sandwich and coffee here - it was tasty, reasonably priced and provided a very comfortable place to sit in the process,

Thank Penny N
Reviewed 16 September 2017

This was just the spot for a quick cup of coffee for the road on the way out of town. Service is prompt and efficient, prices appear to be reasonable

Thank Tim R
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Madhatters seems to be great for coffee - it was full of locals meeting and greeting. While the coffee was indeed good, our meals were not that great. Burgers were dry and tasteless. Service friendly but slow. Be sure to go down the rabbit hole...More

Thank nickytravels2014
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Went there twice, so here's a reliable opinion. Why go twice you might wonder..well, it was open, and I'm an optimist by nature. And very hungry. Chips were ghastly (twice), mushroom on toast not much better and the veggie burger was simply disgusting. I truly...More

Thank CapeTownCurtis
Reviewed 3 July 2017

The coffee was good but the fridge cheesecake was old and even slightly sour. There is seating outside which can be pleasant except for all the warning signs not to leave anything lying to close to the fence because of the pick-pockets and thieves that...More

Thank jhnel
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

The service has really gone down use to be one of my favourite stops when coming to grahamstown. Service so so, food no longer good quality. Scones stale and reheated in microwave so soggy

Thank Mike K
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

We were very disappointed with both the food and the service. The standard has dropped since our previous visit.

Thank Antony C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$90
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 High Street, Grahamstown 6139, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Grahamstown
  • Phone Number: +27 46 622 9411
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