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Address: 13 Bester Street | Ceres, Cape Town Central, South Africa
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+27 72 336 9950
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delicious meal, beautiful shop, wonderful hosts

Our evening at Baba's Jem made our visit to Ceres truly memorable. It's listed under shopping here, for the packaged jams, etc., but it's also a cozy, colorful Cape Malay... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 11 June 2016
Sean_MI
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Lansing, Michigan

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Lansing, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016

Our evening at Baba's Jem made our visit to Ceres truly memorable. It's listed under shopping here, for the packaged jams, etc., but it's also a cozy, colorful Cape Malay restaurant, and that's how we experienced it. We were four adults on family vacation, omnivores as well as vegetarians, and everyone was thrilled with the meal. My favorites were the... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2016

We're still enjoying the jams we brought back from this beautiful house full of colors... My favorite is the onions & chili. We've also had some great waffles there.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2014 via mobile

What a lovely lady, Eileen aka Baba. She is so sweet and so friendly. Warm and so welcoming. Makes a great cup of coffee too. Great selection of jams and fudge.

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2012

You are welcomed with smiles and warmth. Jams to die for and cooking which takes you back to before 'fast food'. Baba's Jem's a Gem without doubt.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2012

Best time to go to Baba's is during the cherry season when lessons on making preserves and easy cherry recipes are taught. The "jem" and scones are not half bad either!

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