Checking Out Blos Cafe

Blos Cafe has become a wildly popular joint in Pretoria - and for good reason. Nestled smack-dab in the middle of Pretoria East’s suburbia, this spot offers patrons a sense of tranquillity with its unique countryside feel. It’s a spot where you can easily escape the everyday grind of city life without ever leaving the city. So, without further ado, let’s indulge in the calm buzz of Blos Cafe.

A Vibrant Menu

Their menu, which caters for meat lovers, vegetarians, vegans, and banters alike, will carry you through breakfast, lunch, and supper. Every menu item promises a taste sensation to tickle the taste buds.

When you browse through the menu, you will find a bunch of different sections – Blos truly caters to all of your dining needs. From appetisers, platters, and light meals to comfort food, tacos, burgers and prime cuts. They also offer a selection of scrumptious side dishes, like the classic South African braaibroodjie, zucchini fries, paptert, and cauliflower rice, to name but a few.

If your sweet tooth is quite demanding, you can rejoice! The dessert selection at Blos is to die for. They have a large selection of sweet treats, including Brownie Bottom Cookie Dough Cheesecake, Roosterkoek, Creme Brulee, Sorbet, and their famous Fudgy Triple Chocolate Brownies.

If you would like to know more about the fare on offer at Blos, just check out the menu.

Weekday Specials and Events

Being the cool and trendy place it is, Blos has some great weekday specials, as well as exciting events. From all-you-can-eat sliders to wine/gin tastings with food pairings, you’ll find something that catches your interest at Blos.


Slider Tuesdays

Treat your inner glutton and chow down on all the delicious sliders you possibly can on Slider Tuesdays for an affordable R90.

Pizza Wednesdays

Indulge in a yummy pizza and get one free craft beer.

Gin Thursdays

Enjoy a two-for-one special on all perfect serve gins from 6 pm.


They also offer a variety of events, including various adult-beverage tastings with food pairings, as well as the occasional market. You can learn more about their fun upcoming events here.

Seating and Atmosphere

With a sublime farmhouse atmosphere to brag about, you better believe that the seating options and atmosphere at Blos Cafe are amazing. You’ll find warm and inviting interiors and a beautiful stretch of outdoor decks that put you right in the heart of nature. Smokers can venture downstairs into a beautiful cellar (the Bunker Sports Bar) that boasts a private outdoor deck.

Private Functions

Blos Cafe is the go-to place for your private functions, work conferences, and parties. There are plenty of private rooms, ranging in style and size, for you to host in. They offer tailor-made conference packages, and the friendly staff are always on hand to assist where they can. Best of all? Catering is sorted! Blos Cafe is ready to cater your event – they have a range of exciting catering menus that will suit your party. Why not have a look at the mouth-watering catering menus here? It might just convince you to host an impromptu event!

Accommodation – BLY at Blos

A more recent addition to this hip joint is BLY at Blos – a small but luxurious Bed & Breakfast surrounded by lush nature.  BLY offers three uniquely styled en-suite rooms that ooze comfort and class. Rooms come with extra-length king-size beds, DSTV, Wi-Fi, and beautiful decor. BLY is less than a stone’s throw away from Blos Cafe, so you have easy access to the gourmet grub and lively bar atmosphere. If you want to find out more about BLY, check it out here. Why hesitate? Book a room and BLY at Blos.  

There’s no doubt that you should give Blos Cafe a go. With delicious food, friendly service, picturesque surroundings, and a relaxing atmosphere, Blos is a solid choice for any occasion. Have you been to Blos Cafe? Let us know how you feel about this spot in the comment section below.

Where? 66 Olympus Rd &, Leander Rd, Faerie Glen, Pretoria

Contact Details: 082 466 2857 / 012 991 1790 // [email protected]