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Cafe Anton

Hotel Schweizerhaus | Bismarck Strasse 1, Swakopmund 9000, Namibia
+264 64 400 331
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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good39%
  • Average26%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“cake” (42 reviews)
“apple strudel” (14 reviews)
“pastry” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
German, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Hotel Schweizerhaus | Bismarck Strasse 1, Swakopmund 9000, Namibia
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1 - 10 of 230 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Cafe Anton used to be THE place for cheese cake and other goodies in Swakopmund and they do still bake some great pastry and cakes but it does feel a little bit as if it is past its real heyday! We had breakfast there for...More

Thank Magriet11
Shaheed A, Manager at Cafe Anton, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

thank you for the review

Reviewed 1 week ago

We called in for take out breakfast as were heading early to next destination. My goodness the selection was amazing, the staff were also so great, friendly spoke both English & German and probably other languages as is Africa. Would love to have sat in...More

Thank sonya c
Shaheed A, Manager at Cafe Anton, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for the review Sonya . We are very happy to hear you enjoyed or pastry hope to see you soon again

Reviewed 1 week ago

We popped in for lunch and had Rohack (minced raw meat on a bread roll, with spices)....so fresh, delicious and so different to anything I had eaten before. Their pastries too were fresh and beautifully displayed. Helpful service and advice, no hurry and very pleasant.

Thank Paddy N
Shaheed A, Manager at Cafe Anton, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It’s was great having you guys here . Hope you see you soon again

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had breakfast at Café Anton. There is a nice buffet as well as eggs to order. Service was friendly and fast and the food was tasty and fresh. Would go back again for breakfast if in the vicinity

Thank Craig M
Shaheed A, Manager at Cafe Anton, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the review hope to see you soon again

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This cafe is highly recommended to all Offers light lunches Best cake in town Wheelchair friendly Friendly and well trained staff

Thank Werner S
Shaheed A, Manager at Cafe Anton, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank for you awesome review

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have forgotten about Cafe Anton for many years as new coffee shops and restaurants opened in Swakopmund all the time. Its location is very good and close to the Mole though and lately, it has become our go-to place for coffee and cake in...More

Thank DriveNamibiaCarHire
Shaheed A, Manager at Cafe Anton, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you the review and hope to see you soon again

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was the best meat pies that i had ever but not any more maybe new cook wrong drinks brought to table but great view friendly service

Thank stephanus c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You can’t go to Swakopmund and not have coffee and ‘torte’ at Anton they say.... well actually you can! We found the place not a must go at all! Unfriendly staff half frozen cake and like warm coffees... no thank you not again

Thank VeraLaura1962
Shaheed A, Manager at Cafe Anton, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for for review VeraLaura1962 we have dealt with the staff matter, but I insure you all cakes and pastry are made fresh daily on the premise, and you are more than welcome to join or bakery staff

Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

A bit outdated by 1 or 2 decades. My parents visited this establishment some 36 years ago, & came highly recommended but we were disappointed. We ordered Goulash Soup which was tasty but lacked a few more basic ingredients besides the chunky pieces of carrots...More

Thank Yougotnoguts
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

The manager of this Restuarant Johann, is incredibly unfriendly and rude. The lovely waiters seem to be afraid of him, which is horrible working conditions. Furthermore, Johann is stuck up and simply rude & would not advise anyone to go there until the manager goes...More

Thank Chloe nuelle K
Hotel Scweizerh... C, Owner at Cafe Anton, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

We are very sorry for what had happened! This should not happen at all! We are very sorry and have taken the matter up! We actually have a nice working environment with all the staff, that is why we have staff working for us for...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, View, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 19:00
Monday
06:30 - 19:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 19:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 19:00
Thursday
06:30 - 19:00
Friday
06:30 - 19:00
Saturday
06:30 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hotel Schweizerhaus | Bismarck Strasse 1, Swakopmund 9000, Namibia
  • Location: Africa  >  Namibia  >  Erongo Region  >  Swakopmund
  • Phone Number: +264 64 400 331
  • E-mail
Description
We boast with Namibia's most famous coffee shop. Cafe Anton, with its traditional German confectionary, such as the Black Forest Cream Cake, Florentiners, "Bee Sting" and lots of other cakes. Enjoy the sun and fresh sea air while we spoil you with freshly brewed coffee, tea or other drinks of your choice on our terrace or come on inside for a more warm and cozy environment. More delights to offer, are our delicious a la Carte lunch and a healthy breakfast. Breakfast and Lunches for groups can be arranged as well as birthday functions. Please contact reception for details.
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