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Cafe Anton

Hotel Schweizerhaus | Bismarck Strasse 1, Swakopmund 9000, Namibia
+264 64 400 331
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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good41%
  • Average25%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“apple strudel” (15 reviews)
“cake” (41 reviews)
“apfelstrudel” (7 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 am - 7:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
German, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Hotel Schweizerhaus | Bismarck Strasse 1, Swakopmund 9000, Namibia
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11 - 20 of 206 reviews

Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Always great. Good, quiet, discreet service, good coffee and the world’s best black forrest cake. Crockery needs updating.

Thank Brian P
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Stopped for a coffee and cake.Nice restaurant near the sea.Staff were friendly and the coffee was nice. The apple strudel with cream was delicious.

Thank debbieSouthAfrica
Shaheed A, Manager at Cafe Anton, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

Thank you for the review

Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Cafe Anton or Hotel Schweizerhaus is in the centre of Swakopmund. The rooms are comfortable and the breakfast is good. Everything in town is walking distance from the hotel. It is well known for its confectionary and is always busy . The staff have been...More

Thank robbo204
Shaheed A, Manager at Cafe Anton, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

Thank you for the kind words on the review

Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Two visits here in a short 36 hour visit confirm that we liked it here: fine cappuccinos, delicious cakes and pastries (we stopped at the chopped hazelnut-stuffed delights but there was so much more), and an attractive view down towards the beachside gardens too. Oh,...More

Thank amdgriggs
Shaheed A, Manager at Cafe Anton, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Thank you very much for the view

Reviewed 7 September 2017

It felt and looked like a German outfit. The cappuccino was a bit watery, the expresso was better, the Srudel was very nice.

Thank wimdewit2016
Shaheed A, Manager at Cafe Anton, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Thank you for the view.Please let us make you a better cappuccino when you here again

Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We were happy to find Cafe Anton intact still serving good Black Forest cake. The coffee good and we loved the old decor and nostalgia. It was the first great cup after 10 days camping.

Thank AnnelieGildenhuys
Shaheed A, Manager at Cafe Anton, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Thank you for the review, we hope to see you soon again

Reviewed 27 August 2017

Anton is Germany in Namibia, You enter and the whole location looks like a cafe in Germany. All the cakes are German. We had a strudel and it tasted as in germany. Perfect service from the black community. The white owners collected the money. you...More

Thank goldmann
Reviewed 26 August 2017

The menu is stock standard english/continental at a fixed albeit it very reasonable price. Better known for its confectionary.

Thank Johan O
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Cafe Anton is one of the oldest cafe's in Swakop and remains a favourite. You always know what you get and the Rohack brutchen are as german as can be and such a treat. The variety of pastries and cakes is delightful and each better...More

Thank Jaime S
Reviewed 21 August 2017

A lovely coffee shop with fresh cakes! We had the apple pie, strudel and nutty chocolate triangle and it was all polished off. Coffee was good, sitting outside lovely and I would certianly go back, given the opportunity.

Thank Lovetravel090
Shaheed A, General Manager at Cafe Anton, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Thank you for the great review hope to see you again

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Restaurant Details

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    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 7
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 7:00 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hotel Schweizerhaus | Bismarck Strasse 1, Swakopmund 9000, Namibia
  • Location: Africa  >  Namibia  >  Erongo Region  >  Swakopmund
  • Phone Number: +264 64 400 331
  • E-mail
Description
We boast with Namibia's most famous coffee shop. Cafe Anton, with its traditional German confectionary, such as the Black Forest Cream Cake, Florentiners, "Bee Sting" and lots of other cakes. Enjoy the sun and fresh sea air while we spoil you with freshly brewed coffee, tea or other drinks of your choice on our terrace or come on inside for a more warm and cozy environment. More delights to offer, are our delicious a la Carte lunch and a healthy breakfast. Breakfast and Lunches for groups can be arranged as well as birthday functions. Please contact reception for details.
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