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News Cafe Melville

Shop 1, Campus Square Shopping Cntr. Cnr Kingsway & University rd. Oakland Park, Melville, Johannesburg 4450, South Africa
+27 11 726 3748
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Overview
  • Excellent6%
  • Very good60%
  • Average20%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible0%
11 Apr 2017
“Worth a visit”
8 Feb 2017
“great little place”
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CUISINES
Cafe, International, Contemporary, Healthy
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
Shop 1, Campus Square Shopping Cntr. Cnr Kingsway & University rd. Oakland Park, Melville, Johannesburg 4450, South Africa
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

nice neat attractive and vibey establishment in such a lovely quiet suburb of Johannesburg. Some items are a bit pricey but well wort it

Thank 664fredk
Reviewed 9 February 2017

felt very comfortable here .. relaxing place really friendly staff ... a nice spot to sit and catch up.

Thank Meaghan M
Reviewed 28 January 2017

I don't enjoy this News Café. I've been twice for business meetings, and both times the service has been a disappointment, the coffee awful. Wouldn't recommend it to a friend.

Thank SWelz
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Had a good breakfast and dinner there. Awesome stuff. Good service,great music. Ama have to make a stop again before december

Thank khantse
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

The best steak ever. Cocktails are great and the food is very tasty. Atmosphere is lovely and relaxed. Great place to drink!

Thank Marian M
Reviewed 4 June 2015

great location, easy access. food is good, very generic. The décor is fantastic. Cant say much about the crowd. Young students, trying to be fly . gets very loud with everyone shouting over the cool and funky tunes Great cocktails, but seemed more watered down...More

1  Thank Ben N
Reviewed 5 February 2015

Perfect for a quick breakfast or lunch. The franchise places high value on quality of feed and have a attractive mix of drinks to boot. Could be a bit pricey if you do not keep your eye on the bill or the menu, but there...More

Thank Jacques C
Reviewed 3 January 2015

I went there in july (so during the winter) with people of my summer camp ( we were 25) and it was a really cool place. Kinda hype place for young people (around 20-30 y.o). It's the perfect place to take a drink, and the...More

Thank vmqt
Reviewed 27 August 2014 via mobile

Having an omelette on a large white playe with no trimmings is not the most appetising way to start the day. Coffee was good though.

Thank Nick B
Reviewed 26 September 2013

I had a hamburger on my first visit and the beef patty was obviously from the freezer. What a disappointment! However, the milkshake (really think) and cappuccino were the reasons why I returned. The latte was kinda weak so do order with caution.

Thank JCPY
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 15
Cuisine
Cafe, International, Contemporary, Healthy
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Monday
06:30 - 18:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 18:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 18:00
Thursday
06:30 - 20:00
Friday
06:30 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 1, Campus Square Shopping Cntr. Cnr Kingsway & University rd. Oakland Park, Melville, Johannesburg 4450, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 726 3748
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Description
News Cafe is a high street cafe, award-winning cocktail bar and entertainment venue that offer's a unique, relaxed and entertaining dining experience. The premium menu choices and overall experience has been created by a professional team, who are dedicated to giving our guests a little more than they expect. News Cafe - it's relevant, it's aspirational, it's exciting and it's about the vibe.