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Cafe Serefe

60 Courtenay Street | Western Cape, South Africa, George 6529, South Africa
+27 44 884 1012
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb rump” (6 reviews)
“mango curry” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Turkish, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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LOCATION
60 Courtenay Street | Western Cape, South Africa, George 6529, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 168 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

I would have given 5 *, but our waitress was quite rude and as we were waiting at the table for the rest of the party to arrive. She said we shouldn't be sitting at the table, and I said he were shown to the...More

Thank m0zchick
Reviewed 3 days ago

Booked a table and when we arrived the restaurant was full but our table was reserved! Friendly waiter and good service. Wide variety of food and drinks available but they specialise on Turkish style food. I ordered the trio meat dish - 2 lamb mince...More

Thank FerdinandBoll
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were two couples who enjoyed a lovely lunch and great excellent service. Seating was well selected, we could converse properly all the time!

Thank 8joan
Reviewed 1 week ago

Welcomed by spraying our hands with Rose Water and then offering us Turkish Delight Sweets.Food was ok but definitely not wowed by it. Staff were friendly but had very little knowledge when asked about dishes

Thank trevor312564
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What an eating experience we had at this place!! Had the lamb and yogurt stew and the lamb curry and both were amazing! The portions are big and good value for money. Staff is really attentive and I like to mention Thandiswa who waited on...More

Thank MaritzaWilson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is some of the best we have ever had. The service is friendly and prompt. The ambiance is awesome, the decor is spot on. We had dinner and what and warm and cozy experience. We had steaks they were perfect. Do yourself a...More

Thank Marié-Louise C
Reviewed 17 June 2017

The restaurant is very dark. We were offered melted sticky Turkish Delight sweets before we arrived from a communal bowl in which everyone could stick their (unwashed) hands. The waiter was very nice, but so soft spoken we could not understand him. As this was...More

Thank Elizegouws
JolindyDreyer, Public Relations Manager at Cafe Serefe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Elize We are very sorry that you had a disappointing experience at Café Serefe, as we endeavour to always do our best for our clients. On the day that you lunched by us, a party of 20 was also there, and that delayed our...More

Reviewed 6 June 2017

Amazing little Turkish restaurant. As usual I do not book. Luckily this is another little place that knows how to make a plan as from what I have heard afterwards from locals it is impossible to to get in especially over season...They recommend at least...More

Thank altavilla69
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed our meal, had a great vegetarian platter, that was almost too much, our meat eater also enjoyed his steak. We will definitely be back for more!!

Thank gwynithr
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

This was one of our favourite places to visit during our time in George.I had a very tasty chicken curry.Service was excellent Highly recommended

Thank Little00715
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
10:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
10:30 - 22:30
Thursday
10:30 - 22:30
Friday
10:30 - 22:30
Saturday
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 Courtenay Street | Western Cape, South Africa, George 6529, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  George
  • Phone Number: +27 44 884 1012
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Description
Although Turkish elements are still present in the foods and ambience, the emphasis moved to serving outstanding South African cuisine at the most affordable prices.
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