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De la Creme Patisserie

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4th Avenue | Melville, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
+27 11 726 7716
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07:00 - 19:00
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Sun 08:00 - 19:00
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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357 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Love the cakes here ,have the chocolate trifle which is like rich chocolate mousse and really delicious

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Thank Flitz8
Waterford, Ireland
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229 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

Great service and surroundings and really good food. I had a delicious chicken and avocado salad which was really nicely presented and was excellent value for money. Unfortunately I was too full after it to experience the gorgeous-looking pastries!

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Thank declanjhayes
Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
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87 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

This is a beautiful restaurant in the heart of old Melville. We had breakfast and we weren't disappointed. The food was great and the service was quick and friendly. We will definitely be back for more.

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Thank 1saintgp
Johannesburg, South Africa
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

For breakfast as well as lunch they offer amazing freshly baked bread and sandwiches, the also have a bakery where you can get delicious foccacia on the weekends

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Thank mtfirst
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

De La Creme makes the best cappucino at the best price... The atmosphere is relaxed and parking available during the day. Variety on the menu and a wide choice of specials offered, makes this a new taste experience with every visit. The courgette and bacon crumpets and the vegetarian wrap had flavours worth returning for. The baklava oozed honey nut... More 

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Thank margie v
Turin, Italy
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52 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2015

You feel as in an european cafe. Food is good, cappuccino and milkshakes are super! And we always buy a cople of pastries to enjoy at home!

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Thank Fratarta74
Johannesburg, South Africa
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102 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

Absolutely love this little gem in Melville! Beautiful pastries and soft scrambled eggs and salmon. Cappuccino is a beautiful balanced one... Nothing like the milky weak cappuccinos you get these days- BIG BONUS TO ME!Lovely ambiance! You won't regret it!

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Thank anri_bester
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

We stayed at Saffron guesthouse and had a breakfast at this restaurant included in our room rate. The café is lovely, we had a wonderful table by a large window. Décor had a vintage feel, with a lot of the building's original features well preserved. They have a different menu for guesthouse patrons and other guests. The guesthouse menu was... More 

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Thank Selma B
Quezon City, Philippines
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44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2015

Lovely bakery and cafe, right next to a second hand bookstore! Heaven! Lovely desserts and lots of hot and cold drinks to choose from. The red cappuccino (rooibos tea with foam) was interesting and worked well with the my pecan tart (on the too sweet side) served with yummy vanilla ice cream. I shall return someday!

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Thank Alunsina L
Johannesburg, South Africa
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79 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2015

I have lunch here often. The food is good; the wine selection on offer is small -- but with a few gems on the wine list; the dessert is yummy; and the coffee is awesome. The service is good, but have been slow on occasion. It is one of my favourite lunch hangouts.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 19:00
Thursday
07:00 - 19:00
Friday
07:00 - 19:00
Saturday
07:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4th Avenue | Melville, Johannesburg 2196, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 726 7716

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