Ground Culture

Coffee Shop Observatory


We are located in Observatory because we believe it is the most diverse and inclusive suburb in Cape Town. We’ve got fast wi-fi, delicious food and a vibe that will keep you coming back.


“Lovely, ever-evolving coffee shop tucked away in Obs with some great food options, good vibes, great staff and a passion for small businesses and all things local. Well worth supporting.” – Sharivan Moodley


“The coolest coffee shop in Capetown! A real hidden gem! And the most friendly staff / owners. This place shines with passion and dedication!”- Delise Saunderson


“Delicious coffee and toasted sandwiches, and the chance to stock up on local pantry essentials to support small Cape Town businesses. Whether it’s for a place to work or catch up with a friend, the warm and relaxed energy of this gem will have you instantly becoming a regular.” –  Ethan Gray

Visit our Observatory Cafe

We’re all about community and ensuring that the people visit our coffee shop get what they want. We’ve got delicious food, fantastic coffee and a work space that will knock your socks off. If you’re looking for a place to have a meeting or a place to smash some work out, we’ve got you covered. Come visit us and see for yourself.

Opening Hours

Monday: 8am – 4pm

Tuesday: 8am – 5pm

Wednesday: 8am – 5pm

Thursday: 8am – 9pm

Friday: 8am – 9pm

Saturday: 8am – 3pm

Sunday: 8am – 3pm

Contact us

WhatsApp/Call us: +27 78 448 0839

Email us: [email protected]

View our Restaurant's menu

Cape Town Coffee Shop

About our Business

Ground Culture

Ground Culture believes in connecting small business to work together. We believe that it’s time to put the power back in the people’s hands, so we’ve created an easy way for people to support small business. Not only do we reinvest 10% of all profits into the businesses we work with, but all our packaging is 100% biodegradable.

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