Dessert restaurants to visit in the Waterfront

February 26, 2024
dessert places in Waterfront

A day out is never complete without a delicious dessert. For those with a sweet tooth, the Waterfront offers a delectable array of dessert destinations that promise to satisfy even the most discerning taste buds. Whether its cake, ice-cream, pancakes, waffles, or crepes – there’s a place to satisfy every sweet craving.

Explore these dessert restaurants in the Waterfront:

1. dipndip

For a decadent and immersive chocolate experience, dipndip at the V&A Waterfront is a haven for chocolate enthusiasts. Specialising in gourmet chocolate creations, this international chain offers an extensive menu featuring indulgent chocolate fondue, crepes, waffles, and signature desserts. Dive into a world of velvety chocolate goodness, adorned with fresh fruits, nuts, and other delightful toppings.

Operating times: Monday – Sunday, 9 am – 9 pm

Address: V&A Waterfront, Shop 6244, Breakwater Blvd, Cape Town, 8001

 

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2. Gelato Mania

Step into Gelato Mania for a taste of authentic Italian gelato. This charming spot boasts a wide range of flavors, from classic favorites like Stracciatella to exotic choices such as passion fruit. The gelato is made fresh daily, ensuring a delightful experience for every visitor.

Operating times: Monday – Sunday, 9 am – 10:30 pm

Address: Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town, 8002

 

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3. Häagen-Dazs

A global icon in the world of ice cream, Häagen-Dazs at the V&A Waterfront offers a luxurious escape into the realm of premium ice cream. Savour the richness of their velvety creations, with options ranging from traditional vanilla to decadent Belgian chocolate.

Operating times:  Monday – Sunday; 11 am – 9 pm

Address: Shop FC06, 19 Breakwater Blvd, Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town, 8001

4. The Creamery

Ice cream lovers rejoice at The Creamery, an artisanal ice cream parlor with a commitment to using locally sourced, high-quality ingredients. With an ever-changing menu featuring unique flavours like Rooibos Chai and Salted Caramel, The Creamery is a delightful stop for those craving a cold, creamy treat.

Operating times: Monday – Sunday, 9 am – 9 pm

Address: V&A Waterfront, 1, 6160b Breakwater Blvd, Waterfront, Cape Town, 8001


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5. Lindt Chocolate Studio

For chocolate aficionados, the Lindt Chocolate Studio is a paradise. This dessert haven lets you experience the art of chocolate-making firsthand. Indulge in truffles, pralines, and exquisite chocolate desserts crafted with the finest Swiss chocolate.

Operating times: Monday – Sunday; 9 am – 9 pm

Address: Shop 110, Victoria Wharf Shopping Centre, 19 Dock Rd, Cape Town, 8001

 

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6. Coco Safar V&A

For a sophisticated and elegant dessert experience, Coco Safar at the V&A Waterfront is a must-visit destination. Blending the artistry of coffee and the allure of exquisite patisserie, Coco Safar offers a refined selection of desserts and pastries. Indulge in their signature éclairs, delicate cakes, and artisanal pastries. The venue also boasts a selection of specialty coffees and teas, creating a perfect pairing for your sweet indulgence.

Operating times: Monday – Sunday; 9 am – 10 pm

Address:  V&A Waterfront, Alfred Mall, Dock Rd, Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town, 8001

 

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7. Paul French Bakery and Restaurant

Transport yourself to the heart of France at Paul French Bakery and Restaurant, a charming establishment nestled within the V&A Waterfront. Renowned for its authentic French pastries, bread, and desserts, Paul brings a touch of Parisian elegance to Cape Town. Indulge in flaky croissants, buttery éclairs, and exquisite tarts that showcase the artistry of French pastry-making. The bakery also offers a delightful selection of cakes to choose from

Operating hours: Monday – Sunday, 9 am – 9 pm

Address: V&A Waterfront, Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town, 8001

 

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8. Vovo Telo Bakery & Café

Vovo Telo Bakery & Café, is a delightful addition to the V&A Waterfront’s dessert offerings. Originating from Port Elizabeth, this South African gem combines artisanal baking with a cosy café ambiance. Vovo Telo boasts an array of freshly baked goods, including hearty bread, rustic pastries, and a tempting selection of sweet treats.

Operating times: Monday – Sunday, 8 am – 9 pm

Address: V&A Waterfront, Pierhead, Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town, 8000

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