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Mugg & Bean

50 Sanctuary Road | Liberty Midlands Mall, Pietermaritzburg 3201, South Africa
+27 33 342 8278
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cakes” (6 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
“burger” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
50 Sanctuary Road | Liberty Midlands Mall, Pietermaritzburg 3201, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We ate at both Mugg & Bean Gateway Umhlanga (lunch) and cake and tea at Ballito mall. The food was good on both occasions but a problem was getting our bill. Both times we waited for more than 15 minutes and then we had to...More

Thank Ria S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great service, friendly staff just a great place to have a quick bite to eat, when you don't have lots of time.

1  Thank _fredprins11
Reviewed 2 March 2018

excellent breakfast,just what the doctor ordered,after a poor supper the nignt before,sevice fantastic,food excellent ,safe parking

1  Thank andrewestwell
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

This is my go-to restaurant when my sugar cravings start .. Just wish they were open until later however we have to consider staff getting home. I love their decadent desserts. A small piece hits the spot. Bottomless hot chocolate is an added advantage. Their...More

1  Thank natashacD3281NO
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

I had omelette with bacon months side and my partner had a burger, both of which was very tasty . There's lots tok choose from on the menu for both food and drink. They serve coffees and milkshakes and desserts and soups and breakfasts and...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Staff are great and the food standard is very high. Best coffee at the mall and the muffins are defiantly one of their best sellers.

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 23 January 2018

A very warm and friendly atmosphere, no wonder a table never stood empty for long! Great savoury muffins and good coffee. Manager was highly visible throughout our stay and staff very attentive and pleasant. Well Done PMB, here's wishing all M&B follow in your footsteps.

Thank clacanth
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Really enjoy the cakes made fresh daily here. The serving sizes are enough to get you satisfied and you can even save some for an at home snack. The service is excellent and seating cozy. The muffins are my favorite as it is served with...More

Thank natashacD3281NO
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

There are Mugg and Bean outlets all over SA, I went to several. The staff were good, the coffee was great and the food was delivered quickly and was delicious.

Thank Chumby
Reviewed 18 December 2017

During our conference visit to Maritzburg, we needed to shop at the Midlands Mall...so it was fortuitous to find a convenient Mugg and Bean, for a relaxed snack and coffee.

1  Thank Bill434
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Sanctuary Road | Liberty Midlands Mall, Pietermaritzburg 3201, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Pietermaritzburg
  • Phone Number: +27 33 342 8278
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