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228 Long Street | Cnr Long St & Buiten St, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 423 0885
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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7:30 AM - 4:30 PM Hours
Cafe, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
228 Long Street | Cnr Long St & Buiten St, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lola’s was a great breakfast spot just out the doorsteps of our Airbnb apartment. They served up excellent huevos rancheros and eggs benedict for a reasonable price although portions were bit small. With good WiFi, it’s also a good spot to chill over a drink.

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Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

When heading off on an adventure, it’s always important to have a delicious, hearty breakfast, and a good cup of coffee. Lola’s provided exactly that. Our server was super friendly, the food was tasty, the dishes came out quickly, and the coffee was strong and...More

1  Thank TheRoyalTannenbaum
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

I went to Lola’s many years ago so was quite surprised to see they’re still around when I saw them on the Entertainer. I’ve been there 4 times in the past two months and each meal was great!! Their eggs Benedict breakfast is a winner....More

1  Thank John T
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Came in as couldn't get into my apartment, everything was great and the staff were really friendly and welcoming!

1  Thank Ricardo12uk
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Stepped in to Lola’s out of the rain for shelter and feeling a little hungry. Turned out I had stepped into a lovely restaurant with a great menu and great service. Highly recommend

1  Thank Jennifer R
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Lola’s is a great place for breakfast. Nice food, cozy atmosphere and friendly staff. Can highly recommend this place!

1  Thank Anna-Lucie J
Reviewed 7 April 2018

We ate here by chance our first morning and then returned four times during our six day stay in Cape Town. Yes it gets busy and sometimes you have to wait, but the staff are friendly and as long as you aren't in a rush...More

1  Thank v_excited_traveller
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Locally, this has to be the best coffee in town. I had the huevos rancheros, croissant, and falafel burger. All were fantastic. The fish is good but a bit overpriced compared to the falafel burger. In any event, this place is recommended.

1  Thank Paul C
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

This was a great find, the food was excellent and very reasonably priced, we all loved it and the atmosphere and the drinks kept coming. We will be back

1  Thank David B
Reviewed 18 February 2018

I ate breakfast here a couple times as the food is good. The service is somewhat slow, and double check your order. When traveling with vegetarians, it is always nice to find a place that has a variety of foods for them.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$7
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 228 Long Street | Cnr Long St & Buiten St, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 423 0885
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Lola's Cafe has been a long standing institution on Long Street, and it has returned under new management with a gorgeous makeover, new Chefs, and amazing food!Situated at the corner of Long and Buiten Streets in the heart of Cape Town, Lola's is an airy, vibey, beautiful, yet unpretentious venue offering a variety of gourmet meals prepared by inspired Chefs.
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