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The Food Fundi

) #2 of 76 Restaurants in Nelspruit $$ - $$$ Cafe, , Healthy
5-7 Sitrus Crescent | Shop 16 Pick n Pay Centre, Nelspruit 1200, South Africa
+27 13 755 1091
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (17 reviews)
“sandwiches” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Contemporary, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
5-7 Sitrus Crescent | Shop 16 Pick n Pay Centre, Nelspruit 1200, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 114 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had to come and try this little cafe. Have been reading raving reviews about this establishment. Did not start to well when table next to me was complaining about dry chicken, but wanted to see for myself. Glad I did So ordered a trio of...More

Thank swazijumbo
Juan_VH16, Owner at The Food Fundi, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We are also glad that you pressed through and that you enjoyed our sliders, swazijumbo :-) Thanks for the review and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hands down, the best coffee shop/restaurant in Mpumalanga. Not top 500 in SA for nothing. Highly recommended! Atmosphere, coffee and everything on the menu is perfect!

Thank Matthew U
Juan_VH16, Owner at The Food Fundi, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good day Matthew U, some nice pics you shared! Thank you so much for the great review. Food is our passion and happy customers just fuel that passion. Glad you enjoyed it.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I simply love this place! Who said healthy had to be boring? The menu is exciting and the combination of ingredients and flavors are amazing. Most of what you see on the plate is freshly prepared and the dressings and chutneys are a treat. The...More

Thank ellamilan
Juan_VH16, Owner at The Food Fundi, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Glad to hear that you enjoyed it ellamilan! Thanks for the recommendation. Pop in again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Consistently delicious, healthy and fresh food. I love their option that allows you to choose a topping that you have served with either a salad, open sandwich, bowl salad or wrap. Everyone can find something to eat that they will love.

Thank Sarah K
Juan_VH16, Owner at The Food Fundi, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review Sarah K. We are glad that you "constantly" enjoy our food and also for confirming that healthy, fresh and delicious can be mentioned in the same sentence. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 11 July 2017

The food is amazingly delicious and priced reasonably. Their service is quick and professional. The décor is splendid

Thank smad2016
Juan_VH16, Owner at The Food Fundi, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thumbs up to you smad2016! Thanks for the great feedback.

Reviewed 9 July 2017

Great coffee! Unusual location for such a trendy spot but don't let the Pick 'n Pay center surroundings fool you... this is a worthwhile stop for all coffee lovers in the area.

Thank FanieFza
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Smoothie for energy, very interesting combinations. love the potato and beetroot garnish served with your meal. very friendly staff

Thank Fielie1971
MelPowell, Owner at The Food Fundi, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Thank you for your excellent review! We would love to host you again soon.

Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

My first visit to Food Fundí was a working lunch. It was excellent!! Great environment, great food, and great service!! Highly recommend!!

Thank Lisa P
MelPowell, Owner at The Food Fundi, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Thank you Lisa! We're so pleased you've discovered us - hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent food. Please try the refreshing FUNDI Smoothie for extra energy. Real value for money. The place to have a quick meeting or private lunch.

Thank annetteb821
MelPowell, Owner at The Food Fundi, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Thank you for your great review! Hope you'll visit us again soon Annette.

Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Me and my wife went there on a Saturday morning for breakfast after a long road trip. The cafe mocha was very good and creamy, the size of the cup was majestic, it was the best way to chase away the cold of our bodies....More

Thank Aider T
MelPowell, Owner at The Food Fundi, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Thank you so much for your excellent review! We love knowing when our food boosts a weary traveler! We hope you'll visit us again soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 14:00
Monday
07:30 - 17:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 17:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 17:00
Thursday
07:30 - 17:00
Friday
07:30 - 17:00
Saturday
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5-7 Sitrus Crescent | Shop 16 Pick n Pay Centre, Nelspruit 1200, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Mpumalanga  >  Nelspruit
  • Phone Number: +27 13 755 1091
  • E-mail
Description
Conveniently found just off the N4 en route to the Kruger National Park and all of Mpumalanga's major tourist centres, The Food Fundi Coffee Cafe is a welcome haven in the heart of Nelspruit's bustling CBD. With the sound of fresh espresso beans being ground, the comforting scent of baking bread, and fragrant home made preserves and chutneys bubbling away in the kitchen, it's the perfect venue for your lunchtime business meeting (with free wireless Internet), or for breakfast smoothies and fluffy omelettes with friends after gym. At The Food Fundi, it's all about mouth-watering flavour, value for money, gourmet daytime meals, and all-day breakfasts.
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