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O'ways Teacafe

20 Dreyer Street, Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 21 671 2850
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good10%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“veggie burger” (2 reviews)
“tea tasting” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
20 Dreyer Street, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Reviewed 27 July 2017

Whenever I need some alone time, great food and good tea I always come to this gem of a place, they never disappoint. Highly recommended.

1  Thank simplyZi
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Had another amazing experience at O'Ways. Service was lovely and we were well looked after. Still given a complimentary welcome starter and awesome bread. The veggie burger is still spectacular. Cheese cake baked is heavenly. Coffee (yes it has great coffee) great tasting as always....More

Thank Jasonleg
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Came here to join some friends for lunch. Despite this place being long established & fairly close to my home I hadn't been here before.....& I'm a tea addict!! Extensive Tea Menu offering teas from all over the world; good vegetarian food menu; friendly &...More

Thank Marguerite W
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Given very poor directions by our daughter, we had almost given up when we spotted O'ways. We were just planning to buy teas except that it was already past 1.30 and we were hungry. When we realised that O'ways does vegetarian food, we decided to...More

Thank Mickie J
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Slow service, but pleasant when it arrives. The coffee and food was hot on arrival. Inside and outside seating. We had the potato, cheese and egg omelette. On the side was half a small avo, fried mushroom and a wedge of warmed tomato. On asking,...More

Thank LalaCT
Reviewed 12 December 2016

I've visited this restaurant a number of times, and it is always a very pleasant experience. The food is good, and the tea pairing is really something special. I'm not usually a huge fan of anything other than black Ceylon tea, but I always enjoy...More

Thank Zelbelle
Reviewed 20 September 2016

If you are a tea lover, this is the place to go. The menu is like a thesis of tea options with detailed explanations. The waiter explains how long the tea needs to brew. There are also coffee options and they have a small selection...More

Thank naz632
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Been frequenting this place since 2012. It has a great selection of teas, wonderful Origin coffee and Asian fusion vegetarian meals served by warm and friendly staff and - not infrequently - owners. Free unlimited wifi and selection of games makes this place an all-day...More

Thank kkefale
Reviewed 2 July 2016

Just home from an amazing experience at O'ways. I had been here once previously but did not really appreciate just how dedicated and hands on the owner was. Today was a revelation. I am not a tea fan but loved the blend that was recommended...More

Thank africanswan
Reviewed 20 June 2016

My wife and I did the tea tasting one morning on our trip to Cape Town. The owner took time out of her day to help us select 5 teas, and they were all great! She spent time explaining how to properly steep them, drink...More

Thank Stephen Y
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
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
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Dreyer Street, Cape Town Central, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 671 2850
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