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Cafe Serefe

60 Courtenay Street | Western Cape, South Africa, George 6529, South Africa
+27 44 884 1012
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb rump” (6 reviews)
“mango curry” (4 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 22:30All hours
Turkish, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
60 Courtenay Street | Western Cape, South Africa, George 6529, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What an eating experience we had at this place!! Had the lamb and yogurt stew and the lamb curry and both were amazing! The portions are big and good value for money. Staff is really attentive and I like to mention Thandiswa who waited on...More

Thank MaritzaWilson
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is some of the best we have ever had. The service is friendly and prompt. The ambiance is awesome, the decor is spot on. We had dinner and what and warm and cozy experience. We had steaks they were perfect. Do yourself a...More

Thank Marié-Louise C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is very dark. We were offered melted sticky Turkish Delight sweets before we arrived from a communal bowl in which everyone could stick their (unwashed) hands. The waiter was very nice, but so soft spoken we could not understand him. As this was...More

Thank Elizegouws
JolindyDreyer, Public Relations Manager at Cafe Serefe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Elize We are very sorry that you had a disappointing experience at Café Serefe, as we endeavour to always do our best for our clients. On the day that you lunched by us, a party of 20 was also there, and that delayed our...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing little Turkish restaurant. As usual I do not book. Luckily this is another little place that knows how to make a plan as from what I have heard afterwards from locals it is impossible to to get in especially over season...They recommend at least...More

Thank altavilla69
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thoroughly enjoyed our meal, had a great vegetarian platter, that was almost too much, our meat eater also enjoyed his steak. We will definitely be back for more!!

Thank gwynithr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was one of our favourite places to visit during our time in George.I had a very tasty chicken curry.Service was excellent Highly recommended

Thank Little00715
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived early to a fully booked restaurant but was welcomed. Decor is rich and atmosphere is cosy. Well trained staff, extensive menu. Difficult to choose. Liver cakes were perfect. Can't wait to try the rest of the menu. Just one bother, after the fabulous meal,...More

Thank suyenneb
Reviewed 21 May 2017

I have visited Kafe Serefe on numerous occasions and have never been disappointed with the meal that is plated. Based on this experience I decided to host a group of friends for a celebratory dinner . Once again It was a great evening with excellent...More

Thank Jepjuls
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Great atmosphere and excellent customer service. Love the rose water and Turkish delight tradition before meals.

Thank Inge V
Reviewed 19 May 2017

It is my second time visiting this restaurant and I will always stop there it is every cent worth. The food is well presented and delicious.

Thank JDvRooyen
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 Courtenay Street | Western Cape, South Africa, George 6529, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  George
  • Phone Number: +27 44 884 1012
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Although Turkish elements are still present in the foods and ambience, the emphasis moved to serving outstanding South African cuisine at the most affordable prices.
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