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Madhatters Coffee Shop

118 High Street, Grahamstown 6139, South Africa
+27 46 622 9411
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good44%
  • Average30%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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118 High Street, Grahamstown 6139, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were very disappointed with both the food and the service. The standard has dropped since our previous visit.

Thank Antony C
Reviewed 6 days ago

Wanted coffee and cake on a cold winters day in Grahamstown and stumbled on this quirky place! We had carrot cake and some of the nicest coffee ever! Def must if you enjoy a big mug of good coffee!

Thank JossGeorge
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in for a coffee and sat outside watching the world go by. A lovely way to spend an afternoon in Grahamstown.

Thank Nicky H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Terrible coffee. Food is really not great. Pretty bad actually. A real shame as it's a nice location and has the potential to be amazing. Like a lot of places in Grahamstown.

Thank rollacorolla
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Nothing special about this place.Everything about the place is average. There are a lot better place to go to in Grahamstown for lunch or just a coffee

Thank Kevin_Edyta
Reviewed 11 April 2017

a perfect place to sit and rest and have a meal or something to drink. From the quiet outside area one can sit and watch the daily life in Grahamtown

Thank cnrdhnkm
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Myself and a colleague popped into Madhatters for a breakfast bite and a drink. Its small inside but there is enough room to be comfortable. It has some interesting art work as one would imagine with a name like Madhatters, and yes there is a...More

Thank Brendan T
Reviewed 15 February 2017

An unusual experience – decorated in the theme of the Madhatters Tea Party, complete with “mad hats” hanging from the ceiling. An extensive menu covers everything from snacks, toasted sandwiches, to steaks. Daily specials are very reasonable, with everything from fish dishes to stews. This...More

Thank brianfQ3331OT
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Had a by chance meeting there. Good place to to feel comfortable. Food is great for what it is. There is not much one can do wrong with a toasted sandwich, but presentation can make it special.

Thank Herbert P
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Popped into Madhatters for coffee and scones. Coffee was served lukewarm, scones where more like muffins than scones - generally disappointing.

Thank Harry L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 90
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 High Street, Grahamstown 6139, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Grahamstown
  • Phone Number: +27 46 622 9411
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