The days of sandy feet and sun-kissed faces are almost over, and in comes what we deem the perfect weather, changing from sundresses to cardigans, and from iced coffees to warm cappuccinos.
All those who live and work in the Oranje Kloof area are blessed with an abundance of choice when it comes to picking a place to sip on a hot cup of coffee, whether you drink it black or red, there’ll be a perfect spot for you.
Here’s a guide of our 4 go-to coffee nooks in Oranje Kloof.
The spot you do not want to miss. A great place to grab your daily morning coffee or for a quick bite at noon. You’ll often see people typing away on their Macbooks as you drive by. Everyone is friendly, the vibe is chilled, you can buy the art displayed on their the walls, and for your daily dose of caffeine we advise you to alternate between their delicious cappuccino and a traditional Yerba Mate.
Where to find them: 45b Kloof St, Gardens, Cape Town, 8001
Contact: 021 422 2885
You’ve probably driven past it at night and seen people overflowing onto the street. Power and the Glory isn’t just a vibrant bar at night, it’s also a charming spot to visit during the day, with a book or your laptop, to enjoy their delicious coffee in a colourful cup while making use of their free wifi. It’s the place you wouldn’t expect to have such a homely vibe. Especially on cold days.
Where to find them: 13d Kloof Nek Rd, Tamboerskloof, Cape Town, 8001
Contact: 021 422 2108
Pepper Tree Cafe
What used to be a Melissa’s Cafe, andlocated at the top of Kloof Street, this French-style coffee shop/ deli offers great coffee and breakfast. The kind of place you visit for the ambience. They also have some of the best fresh Bread and cheesecake, which can be enjoyed against a backdrop of Table Mountain.
Where to find them: 94 Kloof St, Gardens, Cape Town, 8001
Contact: 021 424 5540
Located right in the hub of Kloof Street, where you’ll find trendy baristas and tourists from the hostel above. You almost forget you’re in the middle of Cape Town. Yours Truly’s atmosphere has a relaxed, laid back feel to it. The cafe is flooded with natural light and has lots of space to work, as well as WIFI and delicious hot chocolate to give you and incentive to work toward! The perfect mix of minimalistic and steam punk, they will spoil you with an array of different types of coffee.
Where to find them: 73 Kloof St, Schotsche Kloof, Cape Town, 8001
Contact: 021 426 2587