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The Hat & Creek - Hoedspruit

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R527 | Main Street, Hoedspruit, South Africa
+27 15 793 1135
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (46 reviews)
“game meat” (5 reviews)
“seafood” (8 reviews)
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African, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
R527 | Main Street, Hoedspruit, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

While staying for three nights in Hoedspruit, we had dinner in the TA top 3. And funny enough, our top 3 is exactly the other way around. We were welcomed and sat at our table and given the menu. The wine list doesn't offer much,...More

Thank LaurentPerrier
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to have a fish dish or a gourmet steak Hat and Creek is the place to be. There presentation on there food is excellent and the surrounded gardens is beautiful and well kept.

Thank rinamarie2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved this place so much that we dined more than once during our week stay in the area. The customer service was the first thing we noticed. Although the restaurant was very busy when we arrived without reservations they went out of their way...More

Thank yesyoli
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Seriously, look no further, this is the place you want to go. Affordable prices (170 rand for some of the best ostrich I've had), wide selection of food and wines, great service and such a lovely place to eat. We came here 3 nights in...More

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We always have lunch at this restaurant when we visit Hoedspruit. And I have ordered many meals from the menu and none has disappointed. The menu is extensive and caters for all tastes and yet food is excellent and presentation not neglected. I love oxtail...More

Thank Ivanda V
Reviewed 9 March 2018

Though I liked all places in Hoedspruit and their food, The Hat and Creek stood out. The staff was ever so friendly! With my friends we decided to come back a second time, in a week that we were there for the Springbok Carpaccio. The...More

Thank Frederik D
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

We had a great meal in Hoedspruit. For a group of 10 and Kassim did an excellent job of taking care of all our meals and drinks. We all enjoyed the meals from the kids Monkey Burger to the Wild Game platter, the Pieters chicken...More

Thank Jere H
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

The service and quality of the food here never disappoints. There is something on the menu for everyone- go on treat yourself!

Thank Neil S
Reviewed 5 March 2018

The best steaks, stunning ambiance and great service - what more could one ask for? This is definitely our go-to restaurant.

Thank wendy946443
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Hoedspruit is a fairly small town in the South African lowveldt, and this is one of the best places to eat. Nice garden setting, very pleasant for an evening out with great food.

Thank Peter_guest
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Vera M
9 June 2017|
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Response from Cheryl N | Property representative |
Hi Vera My number is 071 298 6442 Kind Regards Cheryl
28 December 2014|
Response from ANDRE N | Property representative |
Hi Max, I believe the words perfections were yours and not ours I am afraid. I am a little concerned however to learn that you feel we are not consistent as most other locals and frequent diners would likely not agree with... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
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10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: R527 | Main Street, Hoedspruit, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Limpopo Province  >  Hoedspruit
  • Phone Number: +27 15 793 1135
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The Hat & Creek offers a stylish relaxed ambiance in a beautiful natural setting. Delicious food with superior wines and feel good music makes it perfect for a unique dining experience.Local, new and old favorites are available on an extensive menu specializing in meat and seafood with superb culinary flair.The restaurant is family friendly with great facilities for children and teens allowing parents to enjoy their dining experience. Suitable for business lunches, family meals, special occasions,long lunches and relaxed evening dinners 7 days a week. WIFI is complimentary and the service is excellent.
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