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Mugg & Bean

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102 The Drive | Farrarmere Square, Benoni 1501, South Africa
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Benoni, South Africa
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This is the ideal place to meet friends or even solo. The food is always good. Some a bit pricey but mostly value for money. They have breakfast options that is quite affordable. Coffee variety is good - try the coconut options! Yummy! Awesome variety on drinks - hot and cold. The only think that is a disturbance, is the... More 

Thank Alidadv26
Benoni, South Africa
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

I am very disappointed in Mug & Bean Farrarmere Square Benoni. I absolutely love Mug & Bean in general, but my past experiences with this outlet have left me speechless. I visit East Rand Mall and Sandton regularly and have only the highest of praise for their staff, service and quality and portions of food. Thus, I regard my comparison... More 

Thank Willem V
Benoni, South Africa
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

We always go to for breakfast as a family during month end and this is on the top of our favourites whenever. Not much to say but they are the best

Thank De3pa
Benoni, South Africa
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178 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

Always loved the food at Mugg & Bean, but was a bit dissapointed this time, I ordered the bare burger, which was supposed to be low carb, but it was so sweet with some sweet sauce that I know it was not low carb, the sweet patatoe chips was not fried nice and cold. It is a same because the... More 

Thank Itchytwiggy
Benoni, South Africa
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

The food is always excellent & delicious. Great menu and good coffee. The waiters are friendly, the space might just be a bit tight though.

Thank 604lk
Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

As we walked in we could just smell the beautiful aroma of their coffee. I really liked it there. I had the chicken and mushroom pie. And I think I died and went to heaven. Best pie I have had.

Thank chiedza gamuchi... m
Chengdu, China
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

The menu offers a good variety The best of course is the lemon meringue tart also the new kid on the block is the lemon meringue milk shake The toasted sandwich remains boring Service is fair Demi

Thank african_events
Benoni, South Africa
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174 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

Returned for breakfast after avoiding following a bad experience, generally seemed back up to Mugg & Bean standards but certainly not the best. Overall still some lack of attention to the detail on the dishes but no complaints. Service also generally improved. Will no longer avoid.

Thank Whctree
Gauteng, South Africa
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

This is located in a very great spot. Close by shopping in Square. Great place to get together with friends, vibe great. Also for quick meetings, breakfast when you are in a hurry or just to chill. Love the variety of coffee range. Great place, friendly, neat, clean!

Thank 349md
Sandbach, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

Just like Costa.. But better Absolutely love love the mug and bean chain.. Great menu with good choices Greeted with a smile and the waitress was very good Next time I'm back in SA will deffo call in

Thank dollieanna

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch
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  • Address: 102 The Drive | Farrarmere Square, Benoni 1501, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Benoni

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?