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Meade Cafe

91 Meade Street, George 6529, South Africa
+27 44 873 6755
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good41%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“cakes” (7 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (4 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 16:30 Hours
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
91 Meade Street, George 6529, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Meade cafe has a small but very enjoyable menu and atmosphere. The service was good and the meals we had were excellent. There outdoor area will be great on those sunny days and in summer. A great place for that casual meal with family or...More

Thank 140Brian
Meadecafe, Owner at Meade Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Brian for your first class review. Glad you had a good time at Meade Cafe. It is our aim to always exceed expectations. Hope to see you again soon. Kindest regards Isabel

Reviewed 13 April 2018

Had a burger for lunch at Meade, one of the best in George, tasty , well presented. came with fries and a salad. and washed it down with a frulata berry flavour. Well worth the trip. Very nice setting, clean and staff very efficient.

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Meadecafe, Owner at Meade Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Dear Marcus Thank you for your visit. Glad you enjoyed your burger! I agree, a brilliant offering! See you again soon. Regards Isabel

Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

We stumbled across this place when looking for a lunch venue and WOW were we pleasantly surprised ... what a gem!!! The most incredibly tasting, fresh food and the most amazing and friendly service. We sat outside in the beautiful courtyard and then finished off...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2018

Hidden Gem is an often over-used term but it could not be more true of Meade Café. Quality ingredients, Friendly Service, a beautiful, recently remodelled interior, a truly lovely courtyard. Theyoffer best tea selection made from whole ingredients (not merely infused) - although their Green...More

Thank SonjaZA
Meadecafe, Owner at Meade Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2018

Dear Sonja Thank you so much for your lovely review. It is certainly appreciated and I'll make sure to share your kind words with the staff. We do try hard to always excel at what we do and believe that honesty and integrity is most...More

Reviewed 22 March 2018

Good vegetarian options and my fish was very good. Reasonably priced and very pleasant. The service was good. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank joballengland
Meadecafe, Owner at Meade Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Dear Meade Cafe Guest Thank you for the positive feedback. We always strive to exceed expectations! I'll make sure that the kitchen and FOH staff shares in the kind words. Kind regards Isabel

Reviewed 4 March 2018

We four elderly gentlemen have a monthly lunch and visit various restaurants. Meade Cafe was well up to standard and we have high standards!! It has a certain ambiance that makes it so different. Our meal was excellent as was the service. We noted that...More

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Meadecafe, Owner at Meade Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Dear Sir(s) Thank you so much for the kind words and positive review. We work extremely hard at what we do, and always appreciate a pat on the back. We certainly hope to see you again soon. PS. we have just been rewarded with a...More

Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Driving through George we googled “best coffee in George” and this came up as The Place. Whilst the almond and pear cake was Delish, the cappuccino and Americano was very mediocre. Also for a place acclaimed for ‘the best coffee’, it was disappointing that the...More

Thank Nadia N
Reviewed 19 January 2018

We have been dying to see the re-vamp of Meade Cafe, and were very impressed with the changes they have made. The small menu is amazing, and we were all hard- pushed to make a choice, they all sounded delicious. They all were just as...More

Thank gramench
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Meade Cafe is a place I walked into and the food, ambience, friendliness and service made me want to move in and stay. It was like I had come home to all these aspects 'served' in perfect proportions! A MUST VISIT, and well done to...More

Thank egoedhart
Meadecafe, Owner at Meade Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Dear Erna Thank you very much for the kind words and compliments. I'll make sure all the staff members share in this as we always strive to exceed guest expectations! Hope to see you again soon. Kind regards Isabel Owner

Reviewed 7 December 2017

The place to go! Real Food, people that understand what food is about. Go there and experience this lovely place.

Thank Ronel7
Meadecafe, Owner at Meade Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2017

Dear Ronel Thank you for the kind words. We take pride in what we do and it is always so good to get appreciation from guests. Hope to see you again soon when the new menu is launched. Kind regards Isabel

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:30 - 16:30
07:30 - 16:30
07:30 - 16:30
07:30 - 16:30
07:30 - 16:30
09:00 - 13:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 91 Meade Street, George 6529, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  George
  • Phone Number: +27 44 873 6755
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Awarded Best New Kid on the Block 2011, Meade Café is establishing itself as the place to dine in George. Set in a newly renovated 18th century Townhouse in the heart of George with the added bonus of a tranquil courtyard garden, Meade Café offers diners the best coffee, excellent food and service to match. Think all day breakfasts, a delectable lunchtime harvest table and a frequently changing evening menu that reflects the best of farm fresh, locally sourced produce. Come and experience the Meade Magic for yourself…
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