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Cafe Brule

5 Baron Van Reede Street | The Queen's Hotel, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
+27 44 279 2412
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good30%
  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“lunch” (13 reviews)
“cakes” (13 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 7:00 PMAll hours
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5 Baron Van Reede Street | The Queen's Hotel, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

Great location on the main road, and inside the beautiful Queens Hotel. A bit more TLC is required though, by a manager who cares about the customer. Service average to slow, food average, nothing to write home about. I liked the baby red velvet muffin...More

1  Thank 247LiveLife
Reviewed 9 August 2017

After having bought the most beautiful wooden giraffe in the world, in the art gallery bordering the Café Brule; we sat down to savor a rich coffee in this sober place. It was noon and the South African weather accompanied us with delight. Then we...More

Thank saul l
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Had my eye on this coffee shop for a week. Finally got there this morning only to leave very dissapointed and annoyed. We were shown our table and after 20min the waiter didnt approach us once. However in this time, two seperate tables of black...More

2  Thank Jan K
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely spot to stop on our way back to Cape Town. Food was delicious and service was welcoming and friendly!

Thank Carol L
Reviewed 8 June 2017

This small coffee shop is quaint and the atmosphere great. The small that comes from the kitchen with all the home baked pies and quiche is great. The coffees a great variety and good quality. Do not even consider to be on diet when you...More

Thank canada493
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Nice setting on the Main Street for the KKNK. I was served an extremely dry ostrich pie, which looked like it was a couple of days old. The waitress did apologize for the incident, I'm just appalled that such a pathetic-looking meal could have left...More

Thank MsPeeJay
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

A lovely Local spot to meet for coffee. Service is always slow...Ordered toasted cheese, bacon and tomato. Arrived without the tomato, sent back and returned within a minute with badly butchered cold slices of tomato, not even trimming it! The cheese in all the years...More

Thank Calitzdorp
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Lovely breakfasts and brunch with bread freshly baked on site, light meals and yummy cake. Friendly service.

Thank GerdeMarx
Reviewed 10 March 2017

I stopped by between appointments for a latte and noted the display of delectable looking cakes. I opted for a slice of Lemon Meringue Pie. It was heaven, certainly the best Lemon Meringue I have ever tasted. Service was also great, provided by a very...More

Thank DeborahLouiseG209
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We regularly visited Cafe Brûlée and were never disappointed. Lovely breakfasts with bread baked on site.. helpful and attentive staff and never rushed. Their prices are better than many less attractive venues.

Thank renshicook
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Baron Van Reede Street | The Queen's Hotel, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Oudtshoorn
  • Phone Number: +27 44 279 2412
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Cafe Brule provides a semi-enclosed street side European cafe setting with in-house bakery, light meals and coffee shop. Situated in the centre of the town, next to the old sandstone masterpiece of the Oudtshoorn Museum, the eatery has won a loyal following for its all-day fix of excellent coffee, food and internet.

Freshly baked artisan breads daily with a variety of local produce on sale, ranging from locally produced olive oil, jams and wine. Aldo on offer are scrumptious lunches either on a set menu or from our blackboard!
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