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The Seedling

N 4 Schoemanskloof Road | Btw. Machadodorp and Nelspruit, Schoemanskloof 1207, South Africa
+27 83 229 3751
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“vegan food” (13 reviews)
“non vegan” (3 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 19:00 Hours
Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
N 4 Schoemanskloof Road | Btw. Machadodorp and Nelspruit, Schoemanskloof 1207, South Africa
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Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Vegan food! We thoroughly enjoyed every breakfast, lunch and dinner. The food was filled with flavors and textures and always a sight to behold. Marian and Paul made us feel truly welcome in this delightful venue.

Thank carolvan
Reviewed 26 April 2018

Like eating cuisine in a fine-dining restaurant, but with charm and pizzaz! The best part is knowing you can eat any of the items on your plate if you're vegan, and if you're not you're still bound to love it!

Thank Ron O
Reviewed 8 December 2017

I did a Vegan cooking workshop at the beginning of 2017 and my approach to food has changed forever. I really was amazed how unnecessary meat was and that you could feel very satisfied after a meal. Loved the whole experience.

Thank Kim V
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

We came after our baby was born towards the end of my maternity leave as a last famiky getaway. We stayed in one of the lovely log cabins with a beautiful view. The food is simply amazing. I still think Marian should do a vegan...More

Thank alex_l_bruno
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

For someone that was sceptic about vegan food , it completely blew me away !! It completely changed my perspective and I loved it !!

Thank Gustav R
Reviewed 26 September 2017

The Seedling is the first vegan restaurant my husband and I have been fortunate enough to visit. We have been pescatarian for over 2 years, and transitioning vegans for 6 months. This gem will certainly solidify in your heart and belly how absolutely delicious and...More

Thank Kim D
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Finally!!! A 100% vegan restaurant outside of Johannesburg and Cape Town! What a find. This place is truly magical...the food is divine. Since we stayed overnight we got the full experience of breakfast, lunch and dinner, each meal as sublime as the next. Great flavours,...More

Thank Adam C
Reviewed 21 May 2017

We were received very friendly and attention to detail was appreciated. Seated outside on the balcony where we had a lovely view of the luscious garden. The food was a total flavour explosion and truly rocked my taste buds! This was my first vegan experience...More

Thank mariline_2017
Reviewed 17 May 2017

A wide variety menu. Generous portions. Value for money. Food prepared by Marian the owner. View from the deck of the restaurant is beautiful.

Reviewed 7 May 2017

We were very surprised by this very nice restaurant. It was recommanded to us by the owners of the 'Laughing waters guest house' in Hazyview. The food presentation was nicely done and the taste was delicious. We also enjoyed the walk in the garden. Thanks!

Thank elizevh
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Questions & Answers
Kim V
8 December 2017|
Response from KaiaOfJoe | Property representative |
Hi Kim - really great hearing from you and hope you are well and that your vegan cooking is going strong! We are hosting another workshop 2-4 Feb 2018. I will send you details soon! Kind regards Marian
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
07:30 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: N 4 Schoemanskloof Road | Btw. Machadodorp and Nelspruit, Schoemanskloof 1207, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Mpumalanga  >  Schoemanskloof
  • Phone Number: +27 83 229 3751
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A full plant-based offering in gourmet style - an exciting new cuisine in a modern and trendy world
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