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Lazari

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City Bowl
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Cnr of Maynard Street and Vredehoek Avenue, Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 21 461 9865
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Franschhoek, South Africa
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I often have breakfast at Lazari......their health breakfast is particularly good, plenty of fruit muesli and yoghurt. Their menu is extensive and the cafe is used primarily by locals, always a good sign.

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Thank Norms222
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Going to Lazari is always a treat, whether on my own, to meet friends, or for a work meeting, I'm always greeted by name, with a smile, and made to feel right at home. The service is always friendly and jovial, so whatever my mood, Lazari is always uplifting. It's my cafe, which my neighbours share, a wonderful location, stunning... More 

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Thank Vasili E
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ok, so it's my local corner cafe, and I'm a little biased, but everyone I take to Cafe Lazari agrees. It's a phenomenal place. Everything on the menu is delicious, it's reasonably priced, the staff are friendly and the pink cupcakes are to die for! They are world famous, literally. You haven't had a true Cape Town experience unless you've... More 

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Thank henderbee
Cape Town, South Africa
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21 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

First time to visit Lazari friendly accommodating staff great menu Tasty food and delicious carrot cake A good time was had by all in this busy resturant Will be back to sample the breakfasts which are served all day

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Thank 728amanda
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157 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

perfect way to follow a hike up lion's head and then get on with a day in Cape Town! super friendly service and lots of good choices for breakfast including different protein sources. scrambles and croissant sandwiches were excellent and coffee nice and strong. highly recommend and look to have excellent options for lunch as well. will be back for... More 

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Thank travelG74
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Good selection of proper food. I love the chicken livers and the salads. I always have cake, it is fresh and delicious. Nice people, no rush and easy parking.

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Thank Mick2014
Cape Town
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98 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We are regulars at Lazari, simply because the quality of the food and service is excellent. On the weekends they make the best eggs benedict I, my family and friends have ever experienced. The cakes and cupcakes are also amazing. Highly highly recommended.

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Thank JKfromSA
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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89 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Whether it's a coffee or breakfast or lunch or a snack.....this is the place. The team are always friendly & helpful. The menu is fresh & fun & if by some little chance you crave something that's not on the menu, the kitchen team will do their best to create it for you. Enjoy.

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Thank Jason G
Berkshire, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

I am not from Cape Town, however, I lived here in 2009 for six months of my Gap Year. My fellow gap students and I discovered this little gem one Friday morning after an 'eventful' night in Claremont. Man am I glad we discovered it! We then spent every Friday morning there, devouring breakfasts and enjoying the incredible milkshakes (not... More 

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Thank Hannah C
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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62 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2016

Have been going to Lazari for years and still love it. Molly, Louis and Chris always brighten up my Saturday morning brekkie with a smile and a hug. Coffee is great and the brekkie menu is a particular highlight. And the cakes ... WOW! Sugar fairy heaven. Well-priced - nowhere in town you will get a Early Breakfast at that... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr of Maynard Street and Vredehoek Avenue, Cape Town Central, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central>  > City Bowl
  • Neighbourhood: City Bowl
  • Phone Number: +27 21 461 9865

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?