The first Melissa’s store was opened by Mark and Melissa van Hoogstraten in 1996 in Kloof Street in Cape Town. In the Waterfront, the branch is situated on the Breakwater Boulevard. The owners are totally committed to creating products and experiences for people who, like them, appreciate and value quality as well as honest, original, time-honoured production principles. This is clearly reflected in the way they run their business, and in the producst they sell. Uncompromising on quality, Melissa’s serves up delicious, wholesome meals using only the freshest, purest ingredients. Their deli also has a wide range of quality, handmade products on offer.