Cafe on Commonage

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Where strangers become friends and friends become family
Cafe on Commonage
Address: 1 Commonage Road, Hillcrest, KwaZulu-Natal 3610
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Our café is a quaint and quiet venue boasting a relaxed country vibe. We are conveniently situated in Central Hillcrest in beautiful garden settings, surrounded by an avenue of beautiful tall trees. This provides an escape from the hustle and bustle of busy shopping centre life. We encourage you to pop in for our reasonably priced Breakfasts, Café style homely lunches or purely to enjoy our tasty coffee (and an indulgent sweet treat from our talented pastry chef).

We are a family owned business and we pride ourselves in providing the perfect place to meet with friends over coffee or a family lunch.

Our family at Café On Commonage comprises of an eclectic bunch of people. Terrence and Melissa Cordier head up the team.

Our chefs are Katelynn and Zama. Katelynn is our "out there" chef, always full of energy and passionate about her work. She bakes the most amazing cakes!

Zama is new to our team and turns out fabulous meals. We look forward to seeing how she flourishes in Commonage's kitchen.

Front of house staff include our lovely ladies, Ntokozo and Beauty. Beauty is our "mama" figure while Ntokozo is our selfie queen. They are ready to serve you with a smile and to help make your experience a great one.

Together the team at Commonage aims to provide you with great food, amazing

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Establishment year: 2020
Employees: 8
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    Awesome food and atmosphere and very reasonably priced. Will definitely see us again.
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Opening hours
07:30 AM - 03:30 PM
07:30 AM - 03:30 PM
07:30 AM - 03:30 PM
07:30 AM - 03:30 PM
07:30 AM - 03:30 PM
08:00 AM - 03:00 PM
08:00 AM - 03:00 PM

Our restaurant is perfectly situated in Central Hillcrest. Our venue boasts a lovely conservatory, ideal for small functions. We cater for children's to adults birthdays, baby showers, anniversary celebrations, High teas and more. Our aim is to help you build lasting memories.

We cater to your needs and our capable chefs can provide you with anything from plated sit down meals to platters. We are also willing to discuss your personal tastes or requirements.

We look forward to helping you with your next celebration

  • Day Break
    R 35,00
    Day Break

    2 eggs, bacon, chips and 2 slices of toast.

  • Eggs Benedict
    R 45,00
    Eggs Benedict

    An English muffin stacked with 2 poached eggs, black forest ham and hollandaise sauce

  • Avo Toast with Eggs (V)
    R 40,00
    Avo Toast with Eggs (V)

    Bread of your choice, toasted and topped with creamy avo, and 2 poached/scrambled eggs.

  • Creamed mushrooms (V)
    R 45,00
    Creamed mushrooms (V)

    Sliced mushrooms served in a cream and garlic sauce on toast of your choice.

  • Full English Spread
    R 75,00
    Full English Spread

    2 Eggs, bacon, a pork sausage, chips and 2 slices of toast with a choice of 2 items off the extras list.

  • Omelette (V)
    R 40,00
    Omelette (V)

    3 egg omelette filled with cheese. Add an extra filling from list below

  • Breakfast Croissant
    R 35,00
    Breakfast Croissant

    Freshly baked croissant with scrambled egg, bacon and cheese.

  • French Toast
    R 35,00
    French Toast

    Served with bacon

Breakfast Extras
  • Bacon
    R 15,00

  • Mushrooms
    R 8,00

  • Feta Cheese
    R 12,00
    Feta Cheese

  • Pork sausage
    R 15,00
    Pork sausage

  • Egg
    R 6,00

  • Health or gluten free bread
    R 5,00
    Health or gluten free bread

  • Black Forest Ham
    R 10,00
    Black Forest Ham

  • Avo
    R 10,00

  • Chips
    R 12,00

  • Baked Beans
    R 10,00
    Baked Beans

  • Basic Beef Burger
    R 47,00
    Basic Beef Burger

    Homemade beef patty with barbeque sauce, lettuce and tomato, served on a toasted bun served with a side of chips or salad.

  • Basic Chicken Burger
    R 35,00
    Basic Chicken Burger

    Homemade chicken fillet with barbeque sauce, lettuce and tomato, served on a toasted bun served with a side of chips or salad.

  • Bacon and Cheese Beef Burger
    R 85,00
    Bacon and Cheese Beef Burger

    Homemade beef patty topped with bacon and cheese, served on a toasted bun served with a side of chips or salad.

  • Bacon and Cheese Chicken Burger
    R 70,00
    Bacon and Cheese Chicken Burger

    Homemade chicken fillet topped with bacon and cheese, served on a toasted bun served with a side of chips or salad.

  • Honey Mustard Chicken Burger
    R 65,00
    Honey Mustard Chicken Burger

    Crispy chicken tenders with honey mustard coleslaw served on a toasted bun with crunchy lettuce and jalapenos served with a side of chips or salad

  • Dagwood Burger
    R 85,00
    Dagwood Burger

    Beef patty, fried egg, bacon, cheese and avo served with a side of chips or salad.

  • Nacho Burger
    R 85,00
    Nacho Burger

    Homemade beef burger patty topped with crunchy nachos, avo and cheese served with a side of chips or salad.

  • Vegetarian Burger (V)
    R 45,00
    Vegetarian Burger (V)

    Homemade patty is vegan and vegetarian friendly, served on a bun topped with lettuce, tomato and onion served with a side of chips or salad.

Cold Drinks
  • Soft drinks – cans
    R 15,00
    Soft drinks – cans

    Coke, Coke (No Sugar), Fanta Orange, Crème Soda, Ginger beer

  • Milkshake
    R 28,00

    Lime, banana, chocolate, vanilla, Strawberry, Coffee, bubblegum

  • Soda Float
    R 25,00
    Soda Float

  • Appetiser/Grapetiser
    R 21,00

  • Water still/sparkling
    R 15,00
    Water still/sparkling

  • Liptons Ice tea (peach/lemon)
    R 17,00
    Liptons Ice tea (peach/lemon)

  • Freezo - Coffee or Chocolate
    R 22,00
    Freezo - Coffee or Chocolate

  • Fruit juice (Orange,tropical)
    R 15,00
    Fruit juice (Orange,tropical)

Gourmet Shakes
  • Peppermint crisp
    R 40,00
    Peppermint crisp

  •  Salted Caramel
    R 40,00
    Salted Caramel

  • Milo
    R 40,00

Hot Drinks
  • Espresso - Medium
    R 17,00
    Espresso - Medium

  • Espresso - Large
    R 22,00
    Espresso - Large

  • Americano - Medium
    R 21,00
    Americano - Medium

  • Americano - Large
    R 26,00
    Americano - Large

  • Cappucinno Foam - Medium
    R 23,00
    Cappucinno Foam - Medium

  • Cappucinno Foam - Large
    R 28,00
    Cappucinno Foam - Large

  • Cappucinno Cream - Medium
    R 26,00
    Cappucinno Cream - Medium

  • Cappucinno Cream - Large
    R 30,00
    Cappucinno Cream - Large

  • Red Cappucinno
    R 28,00
    Red Cappucinno

  • Chai Tea
    R 29,00
    Chai Tea

  • Chococino
    R 32,00

  • Café Latté
    R 30,00
    Café Latté

  • Hot Chocolate/White
    R 30,00
    Hot Chocolate/White

  • 5 Roses/Rooibos
    R 18,00
    5 Roses/Rooibos

It's all about the filling
  • Mince at its best
    R 77,00
    Mince at its best

    Mince infused with Chili Marinara topped with cheddar cheese and mozzarella sub, wrap or open sandwich served with a side salad or chips

  • Vegetarian (V)
    R 65,00
    Vegetarian (V)

    Crunchy Julienne Vegetables, cream cheese and sweet chilli sauce sub, wrap or open sandwich served with a side salad or chips

  • Chicken Honey Mustard
    R 68,00
    Chicken Honey Mustard

    Grilled Chicken served with coleslaw and a honey mustard dressing sub, wrap or open sandwich served with a side salad or chips

  • Beef and Caramelised Onions
    R 98,00
    Beef and Caramelised Onions

    Tender strips of steak, caramelised onions and fresh greens sub, wrap or open sandwich served with a side salad or chips

  • Vegan Nice (V)
    R 65,00
    Vegan Nice (V)

    Crunchy julienne veg, falafel balls and hummus ub, wrap or open sandwich served with a side salad or chips

  • R 0,00

Kids Menu
  • Scrambled egg, bacon and a slice of toast
    R 20,00
    Scrambled egg, bacon and a slice of toast

  • Fish Fingers and chips
    R 35,00
    Fish Fingers and chips

  • Crumbed Chicken Strips and chips
    R 35,00
    Crumbed Chicken Strips and chips

  • Kiddos Milkshakes
    R 15,00
    Kiddos Milkshakes

  • Toasted Cheese and chips
    R 25,00
    Toasted Cheese and chips

  • Plate of chips
    R 20,00
    Plate of chips

  • Ice cream with sprinkles
    R 15,00
    Ice cream with sprinkles

  • Baby Chino
    R 4,00
    Baby Chino

Light Meals
  • Hake
    R 75,00

    Grilled or battered served with a choice of chips or salad

  • Chicken Schnitzel
    R 65,00
    Chicken Schnitzel

    Smothered in your choice of cheese or mushroom sauce, served with chips or salad

  • Prawn with egg fried rice
    R 65,00
    Prawn with egg fried rice

    Prawn meat served with egg fried rice

Quick 'n Nice
  • Jumbo savoury muffin/croissant
    R 35,00
    Jumbo savoury muffin/croissant

    Served with grated cheese and savoury preserves

  • Cake of the day
    R 35,00
    Cake of the day

    See what freshly made scrumptious cakes we have today

  • Jumbo sweet muffins
    R 35,00
    Jumbo sweet muffins

    Served sweet preserves, butter and grated cheese

  • Pancakes
    R 25,00

    3 served with cinnamon sugar

  • Roasted Veg Salad (VG & V)
    R 60,00
    Roasted Veg Salad (VG & V)

    Roasted butternut, beetroot and peppers served with lettuce, cucumber, tomato and feta with maple vinaigrette

  • Commonage Salad (VG & V)
    R 60,00
    Commonage Salad (VG & V)

    Lettuce, cucumber, cherry tomatoes, beetroot, quinoa, Avo, feta and croutons with a white balsamic vinaigrette

  • Greek Salad (VG & V)
    R 50,00
    Greek Salad (VG & V)

    Lettuce, cucumber, tomato, feta and olives. Choice of dressing available: balsamic vinegar, white balsamic vinaigrette or honey mustard dressing

Toasted Sandwiches
  • Cheese and Tomato
    R 40,00
    Cheese and Tomato

  • Cheese and Mushroom
    R 48,00
    Cheese and Mushroom

  • Bacon and Egg
    R 42,00
    Bacon and Egg

  • Cheese and Bacon
    R 45,00
    Cheese and Bacon

  • Chicken Mayonnaise
    R 50,00
    Chicken Mayonnaise

  • Ham, Cheese and Tomato
    R 50,00
    Ham, Cheese and Tomato

  • Tuna Mayonnaise
    R 50,00
    Tuna Mayonnaise

  • Club
    R 55,00

    Chicken fillet, bacon, egg, cheese,tomato and lettuce