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Yellowwood Cafe Restaurant

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Karkloof Road, Howick 3290, South Africa
+27 33 330 2461
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
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“scones” (2 reviews)
“farm animals” (13 reviews)
“howick falls” (20 reviews)
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International, Vegetarian Friendly
Karkloof Road, Howick 3290, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After being disappointed by another restaurant in the area, I decided to stop here for my birthday lunch. There is a lovely play area for the kids and a few farm animals for them to enjoy. The adults will appreciate the stunning views of the...More

Thank Resh_R_9
Reviewed 24 May 2017

What a lovely place to have a meal with young children. So relaxing sitting in the lovely garden while the children enjoy the miniature horses, donkeys & bunnies. Nice swings and play areas too. Reasonable selection of meals & cake to choose from and they...More

Thank Hobnob_11
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The service was efficient and friendly. The food was divine and the view was spectacular. Best view of Howick falls. Try the Avo stack and Camembert phyllo with chilli jam. Good veggie options!

Thank Priyalovesbubbles
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

A lovely spot with views of the falls. We sat outside under the trees. The food was really good too. Steak was cooked perfectly.

Thank fussytraveller49
Reviewed 21 March 2017

I took my children one afternoon to see the farm animals and have some lunch. Nice shady tables and view, the food was fine (although the kiddies milkshake comes in a polystyrene cup, which isn't practical for children). The jungle gyms are nice for kids...More

Thank ilove2travel2017
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

We were looking to take the family for Sunday lunch. After a brief search we decided on Yellow Wood Cafe as it had facilities for children and we have a two year old toddler. We arrived and were greated by two zebbra in a paddock....More

Thank njc112
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Nice layout and view. Entertainment and farm animals keep children happy. Unfortunately service was not what one would expect, tables was not cleaned properly and the food was average at best.

Thank wynandg2017
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Not what was expected. The Greek salad thrown together, and the stir fry mediocre to poor. I dislike benches to sit at. Service Ok? Hi

Thank rosh34
Reviewed 15 December 2016

A fabulous experience within an ambience of rustic splendor! Friendly, helpful staff on hand at all times! A delightful meal! Delightfully tame farm animals, ready to be petted and loved! A child's dream come true! I could sit back and let my granddaughters have a...More

Thank I9745MJamyl
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Great outdoor dining, kids can play while you keep an eye on them.... nice selection of food. Farm animals to keep kids entertained.

Thank Jenna M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Karkloof Road, Howick 3290, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Howick
  • Phone Number: +27 33 330 2461
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