The best coffee spots to grab a cuppa in your neighbourhood

Coffee culture is booming in South Africa and we have done the hard work of finding the best spots to grab your morning joe from the hippest hubs to the sleepiest ‘burbs - we’ve got you covered!


4th Ave Coffee Roasters - Parkhurst

Don’t be fooled by the pink - this tiny glass house is no little princess - packing quite the attitude punch! Don’t miss out on their cheesecake while sipping on their signature Arabica blend of central American and African beans!


Father Coffee - Braamfontein

One of the most iconic coffee spots in the artsy Braamfontein, Father Coffee is not just renowned for its delicious micro-lot beans and almond croissants but also the Instagram worthy interior design. Make sure to don your hippest jeans to blend in with the cool kids that hang out here!



Ginger & Fig - Brooklyn

A true ‘best-kept-secret-spot’, Ginger & Fig is situated in the trendy Brooklyn but if you don’t know it is there it is best you roll down your windows next time you drive down Jan Shoba Street, the smell of their coffee and pasteis de nata will guide you. You too will become a regular like so many others before you!


A post shared by Ginger and Fig (@gingerandfig5) on

Old Town Italy - Menlyn Maine

If you haven’t been to Menlyn Maine, you better get yourself down there as quick as you can for the delight that is Old Town Italy! Old Town Italy prides itself on its La Dolce Vita Caffe beans, which are lovingly roasted by a roaster who has more than 50 years’ experience! Once you have had your fill of coffee and an Italian filled doughnut, take a stroll through the corridors and square to marvel at world-renowned sculptor Anton Smit’s sculptures!


A post shared by Old Town Italy (@oldtownitaly) on


Beaver Creek - Port Edward

Arabica beans are grown, harvested and roasted on this picturesque estate. Beaver Creek also imports beans from the world’s top coffee producing areas, which are roasted and packed on site. Visit the estate for a ‘crop to cup’ tour, an award-winning cuppa, and breakfast at the farm café, or take a barista course!


Noble Coffee - Clairwood

One of the hippest hidden gems to hit the city! Caffeine lovers can find everything here, from a flat white to ristretto or V60 pour overs with green beans from Cultivar Coffee and Tanzania. Light snacks by Renegade Kitchen are also on offer, as well as freshly baked pastries.


A post shared by Noble Coffee (@noblecoffeesa) on

Cape Town

Truth Coffee Roasting HQ - Buitekant

Coffee served with a steampunk attitude! Not only is the interior something to behold, the coffee is artisanal coffee made with ethically selected green coffee that’s been micro-roasted in-house.


Tribe Coffee - Woodstock

Situated in the hipper than hip, Woodstock, Tribe Coffee Roasting Café boasts with a delicious menu and delicious coffee made from beans that was roasted in the roasting room. The beans come from organically certified farms from around the globe. There’s also a stellar decaf option for those looking to cut down on the caffeine.


  Comment on this Article

  Please login to post comments

Post to my facebook wall
Characters remaining

    Latest Property News
    • 23 Jan 2018
      Many people only start thinking about home-ownership when they are ready to “settle down” or start a family, which is why first-time buyers these days are generally in their mid-30s, compared to those in the previous generation who were usually in their mid-20s.
    • 22 Jan 2018
      Moving away from the city to a country or coastal town and a slower-paced life is a frequent new-year resolution for South Africans, but thorough research should be done before you break free from the hustle and bustle, because making the wrong move could turn out to be a very expensive mistake, and even more stressful for you and your family than staying in the “big smoke”.
    • 22 Jan 2018
      Cape Town is home to many breathtaking and historic homes, but House Invermark designed in 1969 by South African architect Gilbert Colyn, with inspiration from two modernist icons: the Glass House by Phillip Johnson and Farnsworth House by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe is in a class of its own.
    • 22 Jan 2018
      2017 was a challenging year for the South African property market in general, despite small pockets of thriving activity in areas like the Western Cape. As we head into 2018, Tony Clarke, Managing Director of the Rawson Property Group, casts his eye forward to property trends and market influences that could make their impact felt in the New Year.
    • 19 Jan 2018
      Extending from Randfontein in the west to Roodepoort in the east and including the towns of Krugersdorp and Magaliesburg, the West Rand has a plethora of property available to residents who choose to make this unique area their home.
    • 19 Jan 2018
      When it comes to financial planning, doing the work to ensure you’re prepared for unexpected emergencies is just as important as ticking off your other goals and New Year’s resolutions. The beginning of the year is also the perfect time to review your various insurance policies.
    • 19 Jan 2018
      No surprises at the first Monetary Policy Committee of 2018, as Reserve Bank Governor, Lesetja Kganyago, announced that the interest rates would stay at their current levels.
    • 18 Jan 2018
      The Southern Suburbs make up some of the most popular residential areas in Cape Town, comprising charming groups of suburbs which lie to the south-east of the slopes of Table Mountain. It is seen as the city's most expensive residential neighbourhoods with a choice of various private schools, upmarket eateries, wine estates, beautiful homes and trendy apartments.
    Subscribe to the MyProperty Newsletter

    Last Name  
    Email Address  
    Email Frequency
    Share this Page

    For Sale Property
    Rental Property
    More Options
    Connect with us