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Zaras Cafe

Lifestyle Shopping Center, Ballito Drive | Shop 89, Ballito, South Africa
+27 32 586 3204
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (9 reviews)
“cakes” (23 reviews)
Closes in 29 min
06:00 - 18:00All hours
Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Lifestyle Shopping Center, Ballito Drive | Shop 89, Ballito, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is excellent and the staff friendly and welcoming. This place is always almost full which tells its own story. A great place to stop for a coffee with friends.

Thank Caryn F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Am never disappointed at Zaras! Their coffee is amazing, their chocolate croissants are to die for and their venue is relaxed but vibey! I highly recommend this spot for a delicious breakfast or a yummy lunch. Not ideal for young kiddies though as there is...More

Thank LaMacD01
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

If you visiting Ballito, this restaurant is a must stop in for breakfast or brunch. Delicious food great service! Owner and mangers always on hand to help. Recommendations have the hash browns they are amazing.

Thank Toastedswimmer
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Food is absolutely divine, care and love goes into each dish served. Owner is always filled with the most amazing humour and goes out of her way to be accomodating.. If you looking to bring along your dog, they too will be treated with ut...More

Thank nicklessen6
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Don't let the current construction work on the Lifestyle centre distract you from eating at this quaint coffee shop. Whilst the waiters are pathetic and slow, the owner is ever present and make things happen. The cheese cake, custard slices, quiche and savoury muffins are...More

Thank kdgarlipp
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Waiter was in too much of a rush to take our breakfast order. Poached eggs were cold on arrival and the extra pork sausage special was forgotten by the waiter, so my husband had to wait for it to be cooked whilst his breakfast was...More

Thank Kym M
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Favorite spot for a delicious breakfast in the warm winter sun. Great coffee, fabulous food, good service 😀

Thank Loren T
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Service good, food good and ambience great for family's.Staff all very friendly and management on hand for any problems. Everyone was very attentative to our needs.

Thank kingdbn
Reviewed 14 July 2017

A regular breakfast venue for us. I find their omelettes to die for. Stuffed to the brim and overflowing with delectable fillings.At times the service can be poor with one having to attract attention to order more coffee or to get the bill. Nonetheless a...More

Thank Rodney M
Reviewed 13 July 2017

The best Cappuccino, the charming owner Maro, a very friendly stuff and a lot of very tasty cakes... Wonderful choice of meals! I like it very much and try to be there as often I can. Olga.

Thank Olga A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 17:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lifestyle Shopping Center, Ballito Drive | Shop 89, Ballito, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Ballito
  • Phone Number: +27 32 586 3204
  • E-mail
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