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Reviewed 14 November 2020

Lovely place for a night out. * Atmosphere = 5/5 * Custom service = 5/5 (our meal came in quicker than we expected) * Food (burgers are amazing, decent portion size) * Price = 4/5 (fair pricing) Recommended.

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 1 November 2020

The wait staff are excellent, however it’s clear that some of them don’t get along with each other or the kitchen staff. It doesn’t affect the service received by the customer, and while it’s amusing, it’s unsettling. In terms of food, stick to the steak....Pizzas are good, but not excellent, and relatively small compared to other local restaurants for those prices. The sides are excellent! Glazed carrots and sautéed mushrooms are doses of perfection, highly recommend. All in all, it lacks the polish that has come to characterize the majority of local restaurants. I’d go again, but at the moment there are other, stronger options.More

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 13 October 2020

This is the gem of East London. The waitress had a great sense of humor. Due to the pandemic they have Big Teddy Bears sitting at tables to help people keep their distance. Unfortunately the bar was closed when we visited. Our wonderful waitress showed...us the Swiss cow bells in the bar. Loved the ambiance of this restaurant.The food was excellent.More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 29 September 2020 via mobile

These guys are beyond awesome!! Dewald, Thank you so much for your excellent service and great food! Even a last minute order, which I thought, was a little far fetched to even request, was no problem! Orders for early collection is on time and sooo...tasty! Thank you for your excellent service and food!!More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 3 March 2020

This was my first visit here with family who were visting E L. It turned out to be a very good choice. We were all very impressed with the food, service and prices. Sure to be back again.

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 18 February 2020

We had dinner at this lovely spot. The prices can be a bit high, but the atmospher is great. The service is good and the food yummy. There are plenty of options on the menu, some more reasonable than others. Well worth a visit.

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 12 February 2020

My fiance and I had a most pleasant evening, enjoying quality cuisine with top class service at affordable prices.

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed 10 January 2020 via mobile

On recommendation from our host we tried the Cow Shed for an early dinner! Fantastic decor once you are inside and friendly service from staff with lovely background music!! A wonderful menu, including a nice wine list available! I see they also allow corkage. If...you like meat, then this is the place to visit!More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 10 January 2020

hello , went there yesterday after reading reviews back in UK and then again yesterday, i nearly didn't go.. as some reviews were not good , but i decided to go as it was near to me . it was great , Great FILLET steak....diffident to UK fillet , but still lovely and the first Fillet steak in my 23 days travelling through South Africa that was Good Right.. yummy yummy yummy .. i was driving so i had a few Castle free beers, as don't like driving and drinking .. the staff were great .. i asked to change the sauce..... and baff staff said didn't think i could but asked the Manager who said yes.. was a great mealMore

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 8 January 2020 via mobile

The cow shed under new ownership seems to be getting better and better.Staff are friendly and the atmosphere is great.We ordered the small meals on the menu ,very much like Tapas and we all just shared.What a wonderful way to share the meal with friends.

Date of visit: January 2020
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