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12 Old Village Road, Constantia Village, Constantia, Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 21 794 4387
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Richmond Hill, Canada
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178 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

i'm not sure what the issues have been for others, but my visit was just about perfect. The food was better than I have in most airports, the service was fast and very pleasant and the coffee was good. I stayed for almost 2.5 hours and took my time eating a full meal. Portions were decent and the food fresh.... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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98 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017

Mugg and Bean is a good old reliable business breakfast venue. The food is good and service is great. Just love the bottomless coffee. worth a visit

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Thank Len D
Paarl
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54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Went to M and B one evening about 8.30 - very quite so asked if still open. We were assured it was and placed our order. Wine arrived and then all around us waiters started sweeping and packing chairs on tables. Food arrived and was obvious waiters were waiting for us to get out. We finished hastily and got out.... More 

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Thank carstairs323
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

The waterfront restaurant is in a great location and is very reasonably priced. Service was really good, unfortunately the food was closer to average. Both our chicken meals were not hot enough, they were cooked well but I guess sat around for too long before being served. A thorough menu, good options, perhaps just a bad day.

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Thank 275jani
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

Good food a large variety . Lovely peaceful location walking distance to shops. Service was disappointing had to wait quite long.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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81 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

Was a bit dissappointed, my friend had to send back her sauce, without it being replaced or the chef enquiring what is wrong with the sauce. There was a nice vibe around us and the waiter was very friendly

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Thank Estelle D
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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217 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

This Mugg and Bean is a really nice place for a meeting. It is quiet with just the right amount of foot traffic to make it look busy. The downside for me is that the service is really sloppy with no sign of management and never a waitress when you need the bill. Still I would go back for a... More 

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Thank GrantH490
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Had a few late morning coffees and a few people around us ordered food, it looked lovely so decided to stay for lunch. Good selection and great value (compared to UK).

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New York City, New York
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144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

My friend and i did not know anything about Mugg and Bean but we asked around and we were told that it was a solid eatery and coffee shop in Capetown for a number of years and we would not be disappointed. We were not-it was excellent. We stopped by for lunch-my friend is a vegetarian and ordered a salad... More 

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HaveBagWillTravel
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50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

We always enjoy the Mugg and Bean but lately it just seems better - piping hot food and plates on these cold winter days .

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Thank sunnySA-7

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Old Village Road, Constantia Village, Constantia, Cape Town Central, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 794 4387

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