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Origin Coffee Roasting

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28 Hudson Street | De Waterkant, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 421 1000
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07:00 - 17:00
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 17:00
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 14:00
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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We just visited Origin coffee to try their blends and the staff is really amazing. Coffee is perfectly roasted and you can choose from all the different blends to buy as well. Don't miss the summer blend which is just amazing. A must go!!!

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Thank effie l
Cape Town
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had an early morning breakfast of eggs Benedict - mine with bacon on a ciabatta and my wife's was an asparagus Banting EB; both were beautifully presented, served promptly with a smile and accompanied by coffee and rooibos tea. Yes, this coffee house also has a range of teas available for on-site or take-away consumption as well as packets... More 

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Thank Peter W
Britain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm not sure they roast their own beans, but you can find every brewing method imaginable, served by knowledgeable staff who really care about their coffee. Also a good space in a great location in the waterkant

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Thank HappyHolidayscouple
Vienna, Austria
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

good location in an old industrial building, good and friendly service, good coffee, good and not overpriced breakfast

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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36 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting this coffee shop was an amazing experience. The food is great, the coffee even better with very polite and friendly waiters. Certainly worth a visit when in town.

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Thank duokorp
Joinville, SC
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have just few important words to say about this coffee shop: THE BEST MACCHIATO IN THE WORLD. Enjoy!

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

As somewhat of a coffee nerd and a coffee shop owner I really appreciate when people take their coffee seriously, which is the case at Origin. They were more than happy to tell us about their different beans and brewing style, and even gave us free samples of their cold brew and slow brew. The latte was amazing! By far... More 

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Milan, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

This was another recomendation at the friendly people at the Baraka Giftshop. We had great coffee in Cape town but the coffee in this beautiful coffee shop was probably, no correction... DEFINATELY the best! We also had a lovely light lunch here. Situated in a beautiful upmarket design neighbourhood, called De Waterkant. Walk around Loader and De waterkant, Dixon and... More 

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Hamburg, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017

7 years ago when I last was inCT there were not many coffee shops like there are now. Origin was one of the first good coffee places in this city. They still are fantastic and beats Truth coffee hands down! Good servise and atmosphere and great location in the trendy de waterkant area.

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Thank ewerandreas1975
Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017

Recommended to us by the owner at Baraka Gifts. We LOVED it! It is in a beautiful historical building in our favourite part of Cape Town, De Waterkant. It is just so full of atmosphere and we loved checking out all the beautiful and trendy Cape Townians :-) The coffee and food was beyond excellend. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 14:00
Monday
07:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 17:00
Thursday
07:00 - 17:00
Friday
07:00 - 17:00
Saturday
09:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Hudson Street | De Waterkant, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 421 1000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?