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Cafe Riche

Church square, Pretoria, South Africa
+27 12 328 3173
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Overview
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good46%
  • Average25%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
14 Nov 2017
“Authentic experience”
6 Nov 2017
“A Pretoria Classic”
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CUISINES
Cafe, International
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Church square, Pretoria, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped at this cafe as it was recommended in our guide book. Just looking for a cold drink - they had nothing I asked for - no fanta, no coke lite, no fruit juice of any kind, no Savannah cider ... 2 staff on duty...More

Thank Angela M
Reviewed 14 November 2017

If ever you need to get to a meeting in the middle of Pretoria, get in early and take a break at Cafe Riche. The interior aptly reflects the historical building and the service is tops.

1  Thank robr590
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This is perhaps the last one of its kind in Pretoria. The wooden counter ,the tiled floors just soak up the History on Church Square!

1  Thank pinkgypsies
Reviewed 7 November 2017

A listed building on Church Square, the only restaurant open directly on Church Square. Very popular with lawyers. Good for coffees, light meals

1  Thank Leanne D
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We stopped here quickly for breakfast while taking a quick look around Pretoria. The menu has many options including eggs many ways and pastries. This is a cute cafe near the center of town. The staff is friendly and the food is good.

1  Thank Gerri H
Reviewed 23 May 2017

On the fringe of Church Square, this historical café is worth a visit. It is well maintained and contains some interesting old photographs. Friendly staff.

Thank georgestof
Reviewed 14 August 2016

This restaurant was recommended to us, but when we got there it had few customers and passive service. The food was good and it was nice to sit and relax after a morning of touring.

Thank Lee A
Reviewed 30 July 2016

I love places like this. Great institutions (the oldest restaurant and bar in Pretoria I am told), a little faded perhaps, but still serving good, tasty food (in this case, Mitteleuropa, bockwurst on rye bread and the like) in a charming and cosy atmosphere. Long...More

Thank david S
Reviewed 15 May 2016

on Church square this is a small hangout for lawyers, tourists and locals alike. friendly staff and lovely atmosphere, you always feel at home here

Thank Brenden N
Reviewed 13 May 2016

The place is old, which might be great. But my food wasn't much better either! I will definitely not go back.

Thank Lizette B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Monday
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church square, Pretoria, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Pretoria
  • Phone Number: +27 12 328 3173
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