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Sophie's Choice

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Knysna Street, Willowmore, South Africa
+27 44 923 1117
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Alberton, South Africa
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17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had breakfast at this stunning coffee shop that was beautifully presented. The food is of the highest standard and the decor must be the talk of the Karoo. Do not pass this town but stop at this quaint place.

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Thank TheresaBurger
Teddington, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good lunch stop for toasties, milkshakes etc -ideal for whole family. Friendly service and easy to find on main road

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Thank taramacdowel
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great breakfast, best service. The best cup of coffee I had in a long time. If you drive through Willowmore, stopping at Sophies Choice is a must.

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Thank Jan Abraham V
Potchefstroom, South Africa
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in Willowmore and went for coffee and cake as suggested. Wow....the cheese cake and Lemon Meringue was excellent!!!

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Thank Susan34Potch
Johannesburg, South Africa
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159 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

On route to Mossel Bay on N9 we passed through this little town called Willowmore for the first time. Traveling by Motorcycle on one of our venture trips to a Motorcycle Rally in Mossel Bay called Buffalo Rally. On the main road you can't miss this restaurant. Going back in time reminiscing everything in sight. The Ladies running the restaurant... More 

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Thank H0lidaytrip
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We have done a cycle tour for a charity event - This is the stop in Willowmore - Exellent milkshakes - a delicious fruit basket - and excelent coffee - This was also rounded of by the word of Sophie - No need to pay as we do such amazing work and she never gets out to help - but... More 

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Thank 386gertv
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66 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

The Karoo hides some gems. This is one of them. In the main street you will find this restaurant. We were early, so we had breakfast. The food was good, excellent value and tasty. The homemade bread was special. The cutlery and cups take you back to another era. The decor is something to experience yourself. Willowmore do have a... More 

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Thank Rudi C
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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192 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

They have one of the most interesting interior (you'll feel like thirty years back) and exterior in the Cape! Coupled with very good (cake and their salads) food and friendly staff it is a must in Willowmore! Not to be missed! Look at their courtyard! Sit on the stoep and watch the traffic in the Main Road!

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Thank Horst S
George, South Africa
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40 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

On our way back from Addo we stopped for coffee and cake. What an interesting shop. Many antiques and decorated with flair. Very friendly people and wonderful cake. It was worth the stop. We visited with friends and family from Germany and they found it to be very good. So good that our friend even was willing to hand out... More 

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Thank heineraudrey
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

We stopped here on our way to Oudtshoorn. The food was great, neatly presented and tasty, the environment interesting and the manager/owner was really friendly.

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Thank Martin B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Knysna Street, Willowmore, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Willowmore
  • Phone Number: +27 44 923 1117

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?