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Vote and Grab a Free Coffee From Us

A cup of coffee is more than just a brew – it's a reward from us to you for making your mark.

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Step into your Slippers and support Slipper Day

All around South Africa, many young children are fighting big battles against serious illnesses. Their dreams—simple joys like playing games or meeting their idols—give them the courage to keep fighting.

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Don’t miss out on Little 5 Activities for Kids

The best activities for kids do more than keep your mini-me occupied. They also teach them a thing or two about the world around them.

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Win a Car & Your Share in Prizes
Win a Car & Your Share in Prizes

From the morning school run to those holiday drives to see family, every day is a journey with different stops along the way.

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Enjoy great coffee this winter
There’s always a Wimpy family restaurant near you

At Wimpy, there's a table for every member of your tribe. It’s what makes us South Africa’s favourite family restaurant. Our warm and inviting atmosphere sets the stage for everyone at your table to feel at home.

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Enjoy great coffee this winter
Enjoy great coffee this winter – from Americano to Cappuccino

Coffee and cold weather – sounds like the best reason to cosy up at Wimpy. As the cold weather sets in, there's nothing quite like wrapping your hands around a steaming cup of coffee to warm up.

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Grab the burger you’re craving

Cheese burger or chicken burger – there’s something for every craving on the Wimpy burger menu.

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Celebrate our heritage at Wimpy

You can’t talk about South African heritage without mentioning Wimpy. With every dish served and every sip savoured, from the Mzansi Brekkie to the Africano – Wimpy celebrates our heritage.

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From the Mixed Grill brekkie to our Bangers & Mash for lunch
What’s new on our menu?

There’s always a little thrill when you spot something new on a menu. Imagine spotting three.

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Burger & Chips Shake Combo
Grab a classic combo for lunchtime

Lunchtime shouldn’t feel like exam time. Ordering from a fancy menu feels like writing an English test – and no one wants to do homework when it’s time to enjoy a delicious meal.

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Grab the best breakfast anytime

Breakfast on your terms means it's ready when you are, not just when the clock says so. Early bird or not, your morning meal waits for your cue.

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Dive into our digital library of short stories

What do school holidays mean for your little one? Usually less homework and more screentime.

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Win a Car & Your Share in Prizes

From the morning school run to those holiday drives to see family, every day is a journey with different stops along the way.

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Book a Birthday Venue and We'll Bring the Fun!

Finding the birthday venue for your kid’s party isn’t easy. You’re not just worried about making sure it’s a great fit for your mini me — you want to make sure the little guests are happy too, But guess what?

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Looney Tunes collectables now available at Wimpy

There are usually two ways for the little ones to spend their free time – a lot of playtime with friends or some screentime.

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Wimpy at Engen’s Guide To Unforgettable Road Trips

Whether you're visiting family or taking a drive to your dream holiday destination, a successful road trip needs careful planning…and a few Wimpy at Engen pit stops along the way.

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Get a breakfast that’s always ready for you

Morning or midday; the middle of the month or payday – you shouldn’t have to follow a schedule to enjoy a delicious breakfast. If you’re at our table, you don’t have to.

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A burger deal to spoil the ones who matter most

Family is more than just relatives. It's every face at your table – from the friends who always end up with a fork in your plate to the colleagues who turn your lunchbreak into the highlight of your day.

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Come over for a coffee at Wimpy

There’s a lot to do in December. Catching up with old friends, reuniting with family, and last-minute shopping are just a few that come to mind.

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Bite into one of our burgers

How hungry are you? Is your empty tummy rumbling louder than a vuvuzela, or you just craving the familiar taste of your favourite burger?

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Come over for a Famous Grill with juicy chicken

Clear skies, bright sunshine and faces covered in sunglasses – it’s clear to see that summer is in full swing.

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Breakfast specials and all-day brekkies for the festive season

Let’s be honest – your alarm clock’s also on holiday this December. When there’s no school or work to worry about, there’s no reason to get out of bed early.

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Lunch specials & tasty meals to try this December

The festive season is made for enjoying good food. From get-togethers to solo lunches, there’s always a reason to plate up something delicious in December

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Breakfast is served on your schedule

You deserve the best breakfast, regardless of what your wallet or watch says. The best time for breakfast is when you crave it. Enjoy the perfect breakfast at the perfect price when you treat yourself to the Cheese Griller Breakfast for R59.90.

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Welcome the festive season with a delicious burger deal

There’s always something to celebrate during the festive season – a well-deserved break, a long list of achievements or the anticipation of a new year. From full-blown fun to quiet get-togethers, there’s only one burger meal that gets you into the festive spirit.

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Win a Car & Your Share in Cash & Prizes

From the taxi to the other side of town, to the bus trip home for your much-deserved December holiday, life’s full of journeys.

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Double Up Breakfast: Great, as breakfast ideas go

Breakfast is anytime you say it is at Wimpy. From sunrise to sunset, anyone can pull up a chair to enjoy the Double Up Breakfast with 2 eggs, 2 rashers of back bacon, 2 pork bangers & a slice of toast.

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Crispy Onion Cheeseburger: A lunchtime burger deal for everyone

When lunchtime rolls around and you need a lunch idea that’s affordable and delicious, only the Crispy Onion Cheeseburger with Chips & FREE Coke will do.

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Winter Holiday Kids Activities: How to Keep Your Kids Busy

The winter holidays are the perfect time for your little one to have a long breather. But those long weeks away from school can leave your kids feeling a bit bored. Whether your little one loves screentime, art or online games, we’ve got a ton of fun activities to keep them entertained.

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Keep warm with a winter feast

The temperatures have started to drop, so it’s safe to assume, you're bundling up in layers of clothing and hurrying home from work to escape the cold. But winter also gives you the perfect excuse to gather around the table for a warm, comforting meal, and that's exactly what we're serving up at our table.

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Warm Up with a Cup of Coffee or Tea

Feeling the chill? There's no better way to brave the cold than with a steaming cup of your favourite coffee or tea. Take a seat at our table to sip your favourite winter warmer. Here are a few warm brews worth enjoying:

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We’ve got a meal for every budget
Kids Parties: Pick a Theme, and We'll Bring the Fun!

Organising a kids' party can be a real challenge. Between planning every detail, gathering all the goodies, and keeping a houseful of little ones entertained, it's enough to make your head spin. And let's not even talk about the clean up!

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We’ve got a meal for every budget
From Cappuccinos to Africanos: Everyone’s welcome to join us for coffee

Step into the aromatic world of Wimpy, where coffee lovers of all tastes and backgrounds can unite over a steaming cup of their favourite brew.

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All-Day Breakfasts: Early Birds or Late Starters Are Always Welcome

Looking for a great place to enjoy breakfast at anytime of the day? Look no further than Wimpy, where breakfast is served all day long.

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We’ve got a meal for every budget
Lunch time’s sorted: We’ve got a meal for every budget

At Wimpy, we're all about providing appetising meals for everyone, no matter their budget or the occasion.

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Let’s step up & support Slipper Day
Let’s step up & support Slipper Day

Since 2014, we’ve been proud supporters of Reach For A Dream, an organisation that manifests hope by helping children fighting life-threating illnesses to reach their dreams.

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Stand a chance to win 1 of 5 Toyota Starlets

Visit Wimpy at Engen before 19 June 2023 and spend R200 or more for a chance to win 1 of 5 Toyota Starlets.

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New summer menu items
What’s new on our summer menu?

We’ve added a few refreshing drinks and delicious meals to our summer menu. Find out which ones you should try first.

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3 Iced Coffees to Sip on This Summer
3 Iced Coffees to Sip on This Summer

Not willing to wait for winter before you sip on your favourite coffee? Keep it cool and try one of our new iced coffees.

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Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth with a Gummy Grape Shake

Wondering what you’ll be sipping this summer? Try the new Gummy Grape Milkshake from our new summer menu.

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Stand Together and Support Slipper Day | Wimpy

Reach For A Dream is a charity that gives hope to children battling life-threatening illnesses. Your donation helps these children to reach for their dreams.

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Why Engen Wimpy is worth the pit stop

If you’re packing up the family and hitting the road for your December getaway, be sure to make a pit stop at Engen Wimpy.

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Enjoy our stories in your language

Mzansi has such a wealth of local stories, both old and new. Stories such as Nanana Boselesele or Monkey & Crocodile have been part of our oral tradition...

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Let’s Park & Dine

If it feels like lockdown has locked you out from enjoying a meal at your favourite restaurant, then this is the news you’ve been waiting for.

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Here, we love it when you talk local

Remember the days when we loved talking foreign? Since then, we’ve discovered that there’s nothing as lekker as keeping it local.

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Let’s stick together & Reach For A Dream

For the past 6 years, we’ve been proud supporters of the Reach For A Dream Foundation, a charity that gives hope to children battling life-threatening illnesses.

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Road Trip Essentials: Wimpy’s Number Robot

With the long weekend approaching, many of us are readying ourselves for that first family road trip of the year. Parents are already panicking, wondering how they’re going to keep the kids entertained on the drive ahead.

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Make Engen Wimpy Your Family Road Trip Pit Stop

Great burgers and brekkies, classic shakes, and premium blend coffees, plus a brand-new kids’ offering that will keep the little ones entertained while you’re heading for your destination.

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Why an Engen Wimpy pitstop is a road-trip essential

As South Africans, we know that the summer holiday starts the moment you leave your driveway.

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Together we can make dreams come true

Since 2014 Wimpy and Reach For A Dream have banded together for a truly inspiring initiative. We are proud supporters of Slipper Day...

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Dreams can't be locked down: Support reach for a dream

Lockdown has forced many businesses to make cutbacks and CSI initiatives are usually the first to go. Considering the times we live in, Non-Profit Organisations have become more important...

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The Wimpy Rewards App: Start coining it with every meal

The Wimpy Rewards App is here, so get ready to earn a side serving of rewards with every meal. Now, every time you visit us, you’ll be earning cashback rewards in the form of Coins...

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A message of hope in the time of COVID-19

We know that this is a challenging time for South African families and this is why we wanted to share a message of hope and remind everyone that we must stand united in our effort to #FlattenTheCurve.

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Tips for Parents

With many South Africans in lock down as a result of the global spread of COVID-19, Wimpy understands that parents across the nation are feeling the pressure and demand of educating and entertaining their kids at home.

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Celebrate your birthday with Wimpy and Nickelodeon

Wimpy has partnered with Nickelodeon to create great parties for kids.

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Discovery Wimpy Safe Driving
Discovery and Wimpy join forces to reward safe driving

Wimpy has partnered with Discovery to reward drivers for their good driving behaviour.

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Quick Bite Burgers
Burgers for under R31

With our new Quick Bite Burgers, you can make your money last and still get that delicious Wimpy flavour...

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Make your mark free coffee on voting day
Make your mark and receive a free cuppa on 8 May

The 2019 South African elections are just a couple of weeks away and citizens are getting ready to make their mark at the polls come 8 May.

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Wimpy plays its part to preserve the planet and marine life

According to research conducted by the United Nations (UN), microplastics in the seas now outnumber stars in our galaxy...

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Reach For A Dream Slipper Day
Support Slipper Day and help fulfill a child’s dream

Slipper Day is upon us again and it’s scheduled to take place on 10 May 2019...

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Rise and Shine with Pick n Pay Smart Shopper and Wimpy

Wimpy is partnering with Pick n Pay Smart Shopper to give you a great way to start your day...

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Local restaurant helped mother, daughter broken down in blazing heat

Elizabeth Boshoff and her daughter found themselves in quite a predicament when their tyres burst and they were left stranded, broken down...

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45 Years of Sharing Wimpy Moments

The Mayet brothers, Mahmoud and Mohammed, along with their wives, Habiba and Faridah, have been serving the Muslim community in Durban Central for 45 successful years...

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Wimpy partners with FNB eBucks Rewards to launch "On The Go" campaign

Over the years South African road trips have become synonymous with Wimpy. Travel itineraries for many families undoubtably include a stop at a Wimpy...

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Wimpy launches new look menu

Our menu has been updated with a fresh new look just in time for Summer! The new menu looks good enough to eat with its clean, uncluttered, and colourful design.

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