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“Breakfast spot! ”
Review of Monken's

Monken's
Ranked #16 of 41 Restaurants in Swellendam
Cuisines: Cafe
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Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Very nice couple who own the place. They have cakes by the full or half slice. On the day we visited it was carrot, chocolate or lemon meringue. Good cheesy three egg omelet.
They also have french toast and pancakes and a few other things on the all day breakfast menu.
We enjoyed it and thought it was a cute spot on the Main Street for a casual breakfast.

Thank Cat L
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

Saw this coffee shop advertised and needing somewhere to stop off en-route to Cape Town deceided to give it a try. Run by a lovely lady it was exactly what I was looking for. Small independant coffee shop in the main street with loads of parking outside. Cakes and muffins looked lovely but we went for toastied sandwishes. These arrived piping hot and full of filling. Lovely fresh bread. I found out the coffee is locally roasted and is delicious.

Provided the local newspapers to page through whilst waiting, what more could I have wanted. Thanks for the lovely chat, delicious coffee and sandwishes. We will definitely be calling in again on our way through your area.

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Thank BWM55
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Reviewed 18 April 2018

In the Main Street with kerbside parking.
Very friendly Proprietor / staff, immediately make you feel welcome.
We thoroughly enjoyed our light breakfast.

Thank Lyrebird6
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Reviewed 14 December 2017

A wonderful couple who own and run Monkens ... always friendly, always with a smile and always ready for a chat ... a real homely place when far away from home.

Their freshly-baked carrot cake is amazing!!

1  Thank BeigeT1
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Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Good coffee. Great muffins and toasted sandwiches. Relaxed , friendly atmosphere. Super helpful and charming hosts

1  Thank LaurenV888
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