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Vovo Telo

Parkhurst Cobbles Centre, 4th Avenue | Parkhurst,, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
+27 87 808 6063
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“bread” (29 reviews)
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Cafe, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Parkhurst Cobbles Centre, 4th Avenue | Parkhurst,, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is an establishment I have long enjoyed visiting and have reviewed it accordingly before. The experience recently was not what I’m used to. We went for breakfast and made use of the bike racks there (which is great for anyone who happens to be...More

Thank David J
Ian J, Owner at Vovo Telo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear David, Thank you very much for your review of our Vovo Telo Cafe, and we are very sorry your experience was less than enjoyable. Any and all feedback is critical to our success and we take it very seriously. In fact, I have already...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We hadn’t been to Vovo Telo for some time and although there dinner menu is good the daily menu although appetizing is a let down. The servers English was poor and we had to repeat ourselves a couple of times, still the one dish was...More

Thank williamjwillis
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Relaxing environment, friendly staff. Good place to spend couple of hours. Variety of the menu is nice, our favorite is their bread. You can stay outside in a sunny day (which is not possible everywhere in Johannesburg)

Thank Eren G
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

We went for dinner with a friend and enjoyed it. The cocktails are fun and a good start. The menu is small but that is what makes it worth it as it is clear that they have a small range but it is well made....More

Thank williamjwillis
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Nice 👍🏽 atmosphere to take your wife for a peaceful breakfast 🥞, awesome service with delicious healthy food 🥘, service is great ,

Thank Ahmed J
Reviewed 20 October 2017

A nice friendly Bistro/ Cafe Style restaurant with good service and some nice food on the menu. Their bakery produces ciabatta bread and very good brownies.

Thank Liesel W
Reviewed 18 October 2017

The staff were wonderful, the food delicious and I highly recommend for a chilled lunch especially when the weather is nice and you can sit outside watching the world go by.

Thank DawnFryer
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Everything is cool, they are sooo nice! and the food and wine! I recommend it a lot. It is a great place for brunch or having a drink in the evening.

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

First time visit. The look and feel of the place is quite inviting.... but that is where my compliments stop. The service - lousy! It can only be unhappy staff! My wife had the carry cake - cant remember tasting worse ever.... I had cheesecake...More

Thank HugheyP M
Reviewed 29 July 2017

My mom and I had a lazy breakfast here. I am a big fan of Vovo Teloand this one's food it the same standard. Very very good. And great coffee. It does however lack a bit of 'something'. the service wasn't up to scratch either!

Thank Princessetami
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Delivery, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Parkhurst Cobbles Centre, 4th Avenue | Parkhurst,, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 87 808 6063
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Quaint cafe with new signature dinner menu in the heart of Parkhurst. Family and dog friendly, a lovely airy cafe, with plenty of outdoor seating, in our cozy courtyard. Daily freshly baked breads, cakes and other sweet treats, be sure to consider us for birthdays, anniversaries or other special occasions, full facility is available to book for any special event.
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