Review: Sweet Cillies Cakery, Tokai – Cape Town

I was privileged to receive an invitation to the Inaugural High Tea at Sweet Cillies a little while ago and, while I meant to post about it, life got in the way and, excuses aside, here we are.

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Sweet Cillies mini creme brulees

At the time of the launch, 3 dates were planned for the once a month High Tea, with the next one just around the corner on 18 August. According to their latest Facebook post, there are a few spaces available, but you will have to move quickly! Check it out over here.

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It’s all in the details

So, without any further delay, let me tell you about all the deliciousness. We were super spoiled guinea pigs on the day of the launch, where Cilla was keeping a careful eye on which items were devoured the fastest, and which items were a bit slower off the mark. With a comprehensive range of both savoury and sweet, you definitely won’t go hungry with this buffet, and it makes it a wallet friendly treat at R245 per person, while children 12 and under pay R185.

My favourite thing about the high tea, aside from all the profiteroles you could eat, was the size of the portions. While dainty delights have their place, I like actually having more than just one bite of something yummy. But, maybe that’s just me. The stand out treats include the lightest and most delectable quiches and mouth watering mini pies on the savoury side, with the brownies and cheesecake knocking my socks off when it came to the sweeter perspective.

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The most delicious carrot cakes
If you live in Cape Town and you find yourself needing to celebrate something special or just wanting to treat yo’self, then head over to Sweet Cillies…you won’t regret it! For more information or to book, contact 074 192 8547
cilla@sweetcillies.com
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We are a family of four with a passion for South Africa. Exploring Cape Town, and anywhere else we can get to in our VW Polo, is our favourite way to spend time together. The kids are almost 12 and 15 respectively, and have had access to the most amazing opportunities through this little blog. This is something we are incredibly grateful for. It has matured them and allowed them to grow into little connoisseurs of all things wonderful, in South Africa. If you would like a family perspective on your business or location, we would love to work with you. Feel free to reach out via email: tazzdiscovers@gmail.com

3 Comments

  1. The best cakes and cupcakes I have ever had tasted in my life. I still struggle to get similar baker since moving away from Cape Town.

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