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CNR William Nicol & Montecasino Boulevard, Fourways 2191, South Africa
+27 11 465 4326
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08:00 - 17:00
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Mon - Sat 08:00 - 17:00
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

I am now no longer living in South Africa but I would regularly visit this spot the last 4 years! A great place to enjoy a good cappuccino, under the pretty trees, while the kids play on the lovely equipment in a safe fenced area. It's a lovely spot to meet friends and there is always something affordable fun and... More 

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Thank Tanya S
Johannesburg, South Africa
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84 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

Had a Saturday lunch. This is a very informal restaurant. The staff seem to hover around the kitchen counter yet don't anticipate their customer's needs. Food very average. No vegetable quiche which was a main option on the lunch menu. Chicken burgers were ok. Red velvet cake dry and disappointing. Not the place to go unless you have young children... More 

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Thank Lucinda40
Johannesburg, South Africa
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40 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

New owner , not the same atmosphere , construction going on very close ..... Sad to see it change like this..... A review 10montjs back would have been totally different.... Sad!

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2015

Not as good as had hoped. Service is a bit slow and for a kid friendly place I didn't think the food selection for them was that great. No hot dog rolls for the hot dogs!!! Probably will go back for a coffee because the kids enjoy the play area.

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Thank Gulati2015
Johannesburg, South Africa
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77 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2015

I have been to Aroma Café twice once for a kiddies party, which is when I was introduced to the place. It is a perfect venue for the adults to meet up for coffee/breakfast as there is loads of jungle gyms and jumping castles etc to keep the kids busy. The food was average, I had the breakfast granola which... More 

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Thank Fatima K
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2014 via mobile

Appalled by the service, incompetent staff and lack of interest in organising a party. Food and drinks were late. Coffee station disgusting. Served with Broken cake knife taped together. Disinterested manager and owner. All in all disappointed and I Do not recommend having your party there.

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Thank Kelly S
Johannesburg, South Africa
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59 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2014

Situated right next to the Fourways Farmers Market this is really a kiddie venue, not a gourmet outing. Having said that, the Sunday brunch buffet is fun, and the kids loved the pancakes and helping themselves to as much as they would like. Plenty of play equipment and it's all fenced off so no toddlers can escape. Don't expect great... More 

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Thank Elin L
Johannesburg, South Africa
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2014 via mobile

Great service, pity that the lamb burger was so bland and lacking in flavour and moist lamb meat. Lime and chilli burger was disappointing. Chips were fried in fresh oil which was great but lacked any real seasoning apart from salt. Bacon and cheese quiche had a nice crust but again the filing was not flavorful. Great area to eat... More 

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Thank RigVeda
Johannesburg, South Africa
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74 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2013

Breakfast options: A-la Carte or Buffet. With the buffet, one can have a cold breakfast i.e. Continental, a hot breakfast: bacon, scrambled eggs, poached egg in a Napoleatana sauce, sausage, pancakes, etc. or both for R75, eat as much as you want.Asked whether we could order fried eggs with the buffet meal and was told that it was not done... More 

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Thank finesse1
Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2013

A beautiful relaxed cafe. All sorts of jungle gyms, trampolines and bikes for the kids to play for hours under large shady trees. Food is delicious (the kids LOVE the food), staff friendly and the nannies looking after the kids are so great! Love coming here!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations
Open Hours
Monday
08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 17:00
Thursday
08:00 - 17:00
Friday
08:00 - 17:00
Saturday
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: CNR William Nicol & Montecasino Boulevard, Fourways 2191, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Fourways
  • Phone Number: +27 11 465 4326
Description
Located on the corner of William Nicol and Montecasino Boulevard in Fourways. Entrance on Montecasino BoulevardWe are open Tuesday to Sunday 8am to 5pm.We serve a full breakfast and lunch menu, plus a kids menu. Kids play securely under tall shady trees. We also cater for high teas and kids partiesCome and enjoy the relaxing atmosphere

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