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My name is Mama Bongi and I make the best choc chip cookies! What makes me happy is to see people happy when they are enjoying my cookies.

I live at and work in the kitchen at my mentor’s office in Wynberg Chelsea (which is a house). Working for Amazing Spaces is my other job when I am not baking, and the ‘gals’ there have helped me to grow the Mama Bongi cookie business. This allows me to send money home to my children (who I had to leave at home in Zimbabwe).

I always dreamed of being a teacher and this cookie business allows me to lift up and teach others to cook with me. I am now able to improve my kids’ lives as well as those around me. This is a dream come true for me. I have also always loved cooking.

I started by making cookies for Amazing Spaces’ clients and they loved them so much that they started asking if they could buy them. This is how the idea of Mama Bongi’s cookies was born. I am grateful every day for the opportunities and love shown to me, and want to be able to pay it forward to others.

My Mama Bongi’s Choc Chip Cookies are now available for delivery!
We can deliver to the following places:
Main Centres of:

  • Cape Town
  • Johannesburg
  • Durban
  • Port Elizabeth
  • Pretoria
  • Kimberley
  • Bloemfontein
  • East London

So pile up your cart and share my Mama Bongi cookies with your friends!

Please click on Order Now below to place your order.

Our cookies are baked fresh to order!

Please place your order below and you can collect between 8.30-5pm Monday to Friday, or we will deliver as you choose.

Collections are from our bakery at:
21 Durban Road
Wynberg Chelsea
Cape Town

(Please note this is not a shop, you need to place your order before collecting).

Cookies have a shelf life of 4 weeks – although we guarantee you they won’t be around that long! 😉

CAPE TOWN

Chardonnay Deli (Constantia)
CoffeeBloc (Buitenverwachting)
Cozco Foods (Sea Point)
Dalebrook Cafe (Kalk Bay)
Earth Deli(Constantia)
Frankie Fenner Meat Merchants (Woodstock)
Giovannis (Green Point)
I Like Eggs
Kleinsky’s (Sea Point)
La Cuccina (Great Westerford)
La Cuccina (Hout Bay)
La Cuccina (Josephine’s Mill, Newlands)
M’s Cafe (Constantia)
Molweni (Gardens)
Molly & Mason, (Constantia Village)
Nest Deli (Constantia)
OK Mini Mart (Hout Bay)
Peddlars (Constantia)
Son of a Butcher (Sea Point)
Tamboerswinkel (Gardens)
The Food Barn (Noordhoek)
The Village Butcher (Tokai)
Vegan Protein
Wellness Warehouse (Claremont)
Wellness Warehouse (Durbanville)
Wellness Warehouse (Helderberg)
Wellness Warehouse (Kloof)
Wellness Warehouse (Paddocks)
Wellness Warehouse (Tablebay)

JOHANNESBURG

Brik Cafe (Rosebank)
Farm Table (Linden)
Grate Cafe (Illovo)
Issy’s (Johannesburg Holocaust & Genocide Centre)
Red Door Cafe (Edenvale)
The Fussy Vegan (Blairgowrie)

PRETORIA

Koi
The Flower Shop (Brooklyn)

KZN

OK MiniMark (Kloof)
PNP Athlone Circle (Pietermaritzburg)
The Pantry (Lions River)

MARKETS & ONLINE

Buono Foods (Online)
Granadilla Eats (Online)
Local Grind (Online)
Pickled Pepper (Markets)
Pollywiggles (Pop up)

They truly are the BEST chocolate chip biscuits ever. I love a something sweet with my coffee. I call it my Oprah Winfrey 5 star moment (from her book “What I know for sure”). I would stash them in my car and when I had my daily take away coffee I had the deliciousness in hand. Thank you to mama Bongi for making my daily 5 star moment all that much better.

Lyndal Marshall

Support Local! Mama Bongi is a Cape Town based entrepreneur who makes vegan choc chip cookies! They are light, fluffy and MOREISH! I may have eaten a whole bag of the mini ones in one sitting, but I will neither deny nor confirm that 😉
Garth Tavares

Cape Town Vegan Blogger

Thank you Mama Bongi for the most delicious choc chip cookies. Soooo yummy! ? Think I’m hiding them from the family. ? Please support this wonderful lady from Amazing Spaces.
Relda Budge

Mama Bongi’s Cooking amazing chocolate chip cookies! So Delicious! ? Perfect for Mother’s Day tea and basically any day. I will be back! ❤️
Tristan Shaun Henry