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Springside Cafe is a quaint coffee shop nestled in serene gardens in the midst of Hillcrest, KZN. The cafe has been tastefully decorated with beautiful shabby chic elements that are utterly charming. The low atmospheric music and beautiful surrounds makes it a wonderful choice for a meal or a coffee date with friends. It’s also good for kids as it has outdoor seating and a small jungle gym.

Springside Cafe has a tasteful menu, offering breakfasts and light lunches. Their houseblend coffee pairs perfectly with their delicious pastries and their Lemon Meringue is rated as delicious. The menu is comprehensive with a variety of food to appeal to all taste buds. This includes curries and Indian inspired meals like biryani made with basmati rice. There are also light meals like salads, sandwiches and open ciabatta. Their pastry selection includes freshly baked cakes, scones and croissants.

Springside Cafe offers catering for small events. One of their options is a delicious and beautifully served high tea overlooking the lush Hillcrest landscape. The affordable high tea offers a tasty selection of finger food and pastries. It is a wonderful option for groups, baby showers, bridal showers, birthday parties or to celebrate a special occasion.

Summer or winter, the outdoor seating area is picturesque and even has a small play area for children. It is the perfect coffee shop to visit for families, ladies lunches or play dates! The sound of the fountain flowing in the background and the lush greenery adds to the lovely atmosphere at Springside Cafe. Winters in Hillcrest may be cold but the cafe has a warm cosy fire to ward of the chilly air while you enjoy a cup of coffee and a slice of cake inside. The service is rated as very good and reservations as well as walk-ins are welcome.