• Mother’s Day is a special occasion to show appreciation for the incredible women in our lives and what better way than to indulge in a delicious meal? If you’re looking to treat your mom to a delightful experience this Mother’s Day, why not indulge in the charm of South Africa’s cafés?

    From cosy corners to scenic views, here are some of the best cafés across the country that promise a delicious Mother’s Day celebration.

    Charming cafés that are perfect for Mother’s Day

    Four & Twenty Cafe and Pantry

    For a charming and intimate experience, head to Four & Twenty Café in Cape Town. Known for its elegant ambience and exquisite culinary offerings, this café is a haven for food enthusiasts to savour a delicious brunch.

    Hours: Mon-Sat: 8:00 – 17:00; Sun: 09:00 – 16:00

    Address: Uitsig, Spaanschemat River Rd, Constantia, Cape Town, 7806, South Africa

    Contact: 021 012 5994

    Goddess Café

    Nothing celebrates mothers like Goddess Café! This pink pop café offers a serene and elegant setting perfect for Mother’s Day celebrations. With its tasteful decor and lush garden surroundings, it’s the ideal spot to take your girls and the special women in your life for a treat.

    Indulge in a delightful selection of gourmet dishes, from artisanal salads to decadent desserts, hot drinks and a selection of cocktails and wines to choose from.

    Address: Shop 6, Waterkloof Corner Shopping Centre, Corner Main and, Crown St, Waterkloof, Pretoria, 0181

    Hours: Mon-Sat: 8:00 – 17:00; Sun: 8:00 – 15:00

    Contact: 012 534 3554


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    Pajamas + Jam Eatery

    For a whimsical Mother’s Day outing, visit Pajamas + Jam Eatery in Strand. This cosy café is adorned with vintage décor and serves up delicious comfort food.

    Treat your mom to their famous selection of home-baked bread or breakfast omelettes while soaking in the nostalgic ambience—a perfect spot to create lasting memories.

    Address: 32 Van Zyl St, Strand, Cape Town, 7140

    Hours: Mon-Fri, 8:00 – 16:00; Sat, 8:00 – 13:00

    Contact: 079 804 6813


    If you’ve got a health-conscious mom, Nourish’d in Cape Town is a must-visit café. This spot specialises in nutritious, plant-based cuisine crafted from locally sourced ingredients.

    Treat your mom to a nourishing smoothie bowl, vegan burger, or wholesome salad. The bright and inviting ambience, along with the focus on wellness, makes Nourish’d a perfect choice for a guilt-free Mother’s Day meal.

    Address: 177 Kloof St, Gardens, Cape Town

    Hours: Mon-Sun, 7:30 – 16:30

    Contact: 064 755 2431

    EL& N Café

    The most Instagrammable café and lifestyle brand! Everything at EL & N Café is irresistibly chic, pink perfection! Renowned for its stunning floral décor, decadent desserts, and specialty coffees.

    Treat your mom to their famous pink velvet latte or indulge in a selection of beautifully presented cakes and pastries.

    Address: Shop 2061 – Town Square Mall of Africa Magwa, Lone Creek Cres, Waterfall City, Midrand, 2090

    Hours: Sun – Thurs, 7:00 – 21:30 | Fri and Sat, 7:00 am – 22:00

    Contact: 087 255 7350


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    Just Teddy

    Nestled in Hyde Park, Just Teddy Café is a charming destination for a cozy Mother’s Day outing. This café, known for its warm hospitality and delectable menu, offers a delightful selection of breakfast and lunch options.

    Treat your mom to their signature French toast or gourmet sandwiches while enjoying the relaxed and inviting atmosphere. Don’t miss their range of specialty coffees and freshly baked treats.

    Address: Shop LM4 Hyde Park Corner Shopping Centre, Corner William Nicol Drive & Jan Smuts Ave, Hyde Park, Sandton, 2196

    Hours:Mon-Sat, 7:30 to 18:00 | Sun, 7:30 to 17:00

    Contact: 010 203 9038

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