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The Red Tin Roof

23 Hermon Road | Western Cape, Riebeek Kasteel 7300, South Africa
+27 87 702 1984
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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“sunday roast” (4 reviews)
“burger” (8 reviews)
Steakhouse, African, Pizza, Gastropub
23 Hermon Road | Western Cape, Riebeek Kasteel 7300, South Africa
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Reviewed 8 June 2018

The outside dining area at the back of The Red Tin Roof is a great place for lunch and the menu is sufficiently varied to cater for all tastes. We thoroughly enjoyed our lamb samosas and a fried halloumi salad. Service is friendly and efficient,...More

Thank DGEKent
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

We were served by the lovely Berendine who was so friendly...the food was delicious and we have to make special mention of the fishcakes..the best we've ever had! It was great to sit in the courtyard under a beautiful, big, old tree😊 We'll definitely be...More

Thank mojonessa
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Had my second meal at Red Tin Roof yesterday. Again it was delicious. My wife's steak was perfectly cooked and I had the hake and chips - delicious. Service was also good. What I really love is the ambiance of Red Tin Roof and the...More

Thank Jacques P
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Arrived unannounced because we could not get through on the telephone to be told the number had changed. We used the web number to try and contact them. We were then told that the outside seating was already reserved ( this at 12h30). My rare...More

Thank NealWarren
Jacques P, Owner at The Red Tin Roof, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Hi Neal, I don"t often respond to negative emails but this is a terribly unfair review. As we were fully booked yesterday, we only had tables inside for "walk-ins". How is it that every other guest managed to book a table by calling my number...More

Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

We reserved a table for Saturday night and arrived at 7.15 and left at 9.15 without eating. I continuously requested our food and were told it was on its way. People arrived after us and had finished eating , saw some send back their food....More

Thank Clare S
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Had an awesome night, great atmosphere and food. Very snappy service. Would highly recommend a visit.

Thank Elizabeth Y
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

We are newcomers from Cape Town to the village. After being at Kasteelberg and ordering food we waited for over an hour. When enquiring at the waiter we got told after an hour and approximately 20min that our food order was just put through to...More

Thank Gilda-Anne Y
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

This restaurant has fish and chips out of this world and tartare sauce out of this universe. This place is the PLACE to be in Riebeek kasteel.. hands down this best food I’ve had here..... will definitely be back as much as possible lovely staff...More

Thank Josh S
Reviewed 4 March 2018

One of the best hidden gems in Riebeeck Kasteel. The food is fantastic. It is lovely to sit outside underneat the big old pepper tree , but in summer it can get quite hot there. The staff is very friendly and always willing to help....More

Thank mvtouring
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

We had an excellent lunch in the tranquil garden. Both the Boytjie & the steak burger on vetkoek were delicious & total value for money. The skilpadjies we had as a starter were scrumptious. There winelist is extensive with very interesting not run of mill...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Steakhouse, African, Pizza, Gastropub
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Hermon Road | Western Cape, Riebeek Kasteel 7300, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Riebeek Kasteel
  • Phone Number: +27 87 702 1984
  • E-mail
Red Tin Roof is a restaurant and guesthouse situated in the heart of the Riebeek Valley. Our style is fun, eclectic and laid back. We serve locally sourced, South African-style food including pumpkin fritters, biltong pizza, bobotie samoosas, Angus steaks, pies, stews and fabulous, crispy salads. Sunday is roast lunch and you do need to book. Watch our webpage for live music events too!
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