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Vovo Telo

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Victoria and Alfred Waterfront | Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 21 418 3750
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07:00 - 20:30
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 20:30
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Vienna, Austria
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55 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our second visit - this time for a light dinner - excellent! Nice, friendly staff; fine to sit outside, fantastic bread...

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Thank Wolfgang N
London, United Kingdom
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158 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stopped here for breakfast. Very friendly staff. We both ordered eggs with artisan toast and a side order of avocado. The bread was so hard it was impossible to cut. We both agreed that the avocado had a peculiar taste.

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Thank Jennifer C
Bellingham, Washington
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102 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stopped in here twice. Once for a quick afternoon bite and once for a coffee and roll. The afternoon bite was their chicken burger and Sweet Potato crisps. The burger was great. It was moist and full of flavor. The Sweet potato not so much. I was expecting something more like American french fries made with sweet potatoes. What... More 

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Thank DorothyMacaw
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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131 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When in a rush at the V&A take a moment to go to this Vovo Telo. In winter upstairs is cosy. In summer the terrace is sunny and great. Juices are fresh and excellent. The pastries are very good.

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Ayr, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here twice during our stay in Cape Town. The food was excellent and service first class in a relaxed atmosphere. Very good value for money.

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Thank John_M_B26
London, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were really looking forward to going to this cafe after seeing the lovely setting on the V&A waterfront. Unfortunately, my meal (chickpea fritters) was cold and tasteless, and my partner's was not much better. The service was OK but lacking compared to all of the other wonderful places in the area. We went hoping to get the brunch menu... More 

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Thank Katie G
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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162 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lunched here, shared a veggie platter which was delicious. Nice to sit in the shade and watch the world pass by. Service was attentive and swift.

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Thank Lynne2908
Forres
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37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wish we had found this excellent eatery earlier. We had a family brunch and it was simply fantastic. Lots of interesting dishes with unique twists. I had the pulled pork eggs benedict- very very tasty. Coffee was great as were the prices. Lunch and dinner menu looked enticing too. Will definitely be back when we return next year.

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Thank Gordon B
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved it! Went there for breakfast and also later for a late lunch. Breakfast was good, but the lunch was great! We had Pisa, which was delicious, and mini burgers, which were also awesome! Would definitely go back there again the next time.

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Thank la_lea17
Robertsfors, Sweden
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143 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a mix of bakery, cafe and restaurant! Had a fantastic service, food got in fast and the prices is lover then average in the area! However my mom and sister had a lasagna wich wasn't that good but me and my father had a great chicken schnitzel so the food is a bit up and down! Nice location,... More 

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Thank Björn C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 20:30
Monday
07:00 - 20:30
Tuesday
07:00 - 20:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 20:30
Thursday
07:00 - 20:30
Friday
07:00 - 20:30
Saturday
07:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Victoria and Alfred Waterfront | Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town Central, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 418 3750

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?