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About us

Sostanza, founded in 2005,  a restaurant located at the Old Bakery Shopping Center, Main Road in Lakeside, Cape Town.  We offer a wide range of delicious meals from early morning breakfasts to heart warming dishes and everything in between.  Our breads, croissants and pastries are freshly baked.  We have a liquor licence and offer a wide selection of wines sold by the glass or bottle.  We also have Darling Brew on tap.  The venue can seat up to 80 guests and is also available for functions.  Our outdoor seating in the courtyard is a great way to relax and unwind in summer.  In the colder months, keep warm around our cozy indoor fireplace.  So whether you're a coffee connoisseur, fun loving family. cake-crazed or just someone looking to enjoy a nourishing meal in good company, Sostanza is the perfect setting to CELEBRATE, NOURISH AND LAUGH TOGETHER!

Trading Hours:

Mondays - Thursdays: 07:00 - 18:00
Fridays: 07:00 - 22:00
Saturdays: 07:30 - 18:00
Sundays & Public Holidays: 07:30 - 16:00