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Craft Coffee

50 Gwigwi Mrwebi Street | Newtown, Johannesburg 2001, South Africa
+27 11 492 0501
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8 Feb 2018
“Just what I wanted”
8 Dec 2017
“Excellent Coffee”
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50 Gwigwi Mrwebi Street | Newtown, Johannesburg 2001, South Africa
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Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

I was wandering around looking for a lunch spot, that wasn’t a sterile franchise. Craft Coffee was perfect. Small range of sandwiches and snacks. Great range of coffees. Nice vibe. Great service. Just what I wanted.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank dbobrien
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

For your cup of coffee don’t miss this place. It is by far one of the best coffees in town. Excellent cups and consistent

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank JohnM16730
Reviewed 23 July 2017

From the minute you walk in, you welcomed by a wonderful aroma of the roasting coffee beans. Was fortunate enough to be given a private tour to their coffee making. Great atmosphere and while enjoying a cup, saw a couple of local celebrities and it...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Shreck-1
lovejoy c, Manager at Craft Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Hi Shreck-1 Thank you for the amazing review and we are happy that you had a great time when you visited Craft Coffee. Please speak to one of our amazing baristas who can recommend some interesting coffees that we have on our list to try....More

Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Tucked away but a must-have to. Excellent coffee, service and vibe. Great European vibe. Enjoy the show and tell and learn more about the craft of coffee.

Date of visit: April 2017
2  Thank Ilonka P
Reviewed 6 March 2016

Nice staff. Good coffee. Beautiful space. I liked the fact I could sit for a minute and chat with friends and the folks who work there.

Date of visit: February 2016
1  Thank nycdoctora
Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

Craft Coffee is one of those hidden gems in the city of Joburg. It is located in Newtown surrounded by probably the best collection of graffiti in the city. The coffee is superlative!

Date of visit: January 2016
Thank BeingAB
lovejoy c, General Manager at Craft Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2016

Thank you very much for the review AB. We hope to see you again soon on your next visit to Newtown and there will plenty of new exciting coffees on offer.

Reviewed 17 August 2015

Craft Coffee is one of Newtown's gems. They sell and serve expertly roasted coffee in a warm, bright and welcoming environment. They also have the friendliest barristas in town. It has a quiet view of the graffiti walls of Newtown. Its an oasis for coffee...More

Date of visit: February 2015
1  Thank YaelFeldman
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Jamie S
17 July 2018|
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Response from lovejoy c | Property representative |
Yes there is free wifi. The space is now more spacious and with good sitting for individuals and groups too.
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
07:30 - 16:30
07:30 - 16:30
07:30 - 16:30
07:30 - 16:30
07:30 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Gwigwi Mrwebi Street | Newtown, Johannesburg 2001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 492 0501
Craft coffee is a roastery based in Newtown and is part of the Newtown precinct regeneration. We have state of the art roasting facilities that enable us to roast high quality coffees. We have a training school and we have a selection of coffee courses too. Attached to the roastery is a coffee bar where you can experience the art and science of what we do. So come and explore what Newtown has to offer and have fun at Craft Coffee.
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