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Madhatters Coffee Shop

118 High Street, Grahamstown 6139, South Africa
+27 46 622 9411
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good44%
  • Average31%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“bran muffin” (2 reviews)
“cake” (2 reviews)
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118 High Street, Grahamstown 6139, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 62 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a sandwich and coffee here - it was tasty, reasonably priced and provided a very comfortable place to sit in the process,

Thank Penny N
Reviewed 16 September 2017

This was just the spot for a quick cup of coffee for the road on the way out of town. Service is prompt and efficient, prices appear to be reasonable

Thank Tim R
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Madhatters seems to be great for coffee - it was full of locals meeting and greeting. While the coffee was indeed good, our meals were not that great. Burgers were dry and tasteless. Service friendly but slow. Be sure to go down the rabbit hole...More

Thank nickytravels2014
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Went there twice, so here's a reliable opinion. Why go twice you might wonder..well, it was open, and I'm an optimist by nature. And very hungry. Chips were ghastly (twice), mushroom on toast not much better and the veggie burger was simply disgusting. I truly...More

Thank CapeTownCurtis
Reviewed 3 July 2017

The coffee was good but the fridge cheesecake was old and even slightly sour. There is seating outside which can be pleasant except for all the warning signs not to leave anything lying to close to the fence because of the pick-pockets and thieves that...More

Thank jhnel
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

The service has really gone down use to be one of my favourite stops when coming to grahamstown. Service so so, food no longer good quality. Scones stale and reheated in microwave so soggy

Thank Mike K
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

We were very disappointed with both the food and the service. The standard has dropped since our previous visit.

Thank Antony C
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Wanted coffee and cake on a cold winters day in Grahamstown and stumbled on this quirky place! We had carrot cake and some of the nicest coffee ever! Def must if you enjoy a big mug of good coffee!

1  Thank JossGeorge
Reviewed 14 June 2017

We stopped in for a coffee and sat outside watching the world go by. A lovely way to spend an afternoon in Grahamstown.

Thank Nicky H
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Nothing special about this place.Everything about the place is average. There are a lot better place to go to in Grahamstown for lunch or just a coffee

Thank Kevin_Edyta
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25 - US$90
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 High Street, Grahamstown 6139, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Grahamstown
  • Phone Number: +27 46 622 9411
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