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Hamilton’s Restaurant

Malelane Gate Road | R570 Riverside Farm, Malelane 1320, South Africa
+27 13 790 3421
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (15 reviews)
“pasta” (8 reviews)
“prawns” (9 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 23:00 Hours
Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Malelane Gate Road | R570 Riverside Farm, Malelane 1320, South Africa
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Reviewed 28 October 2018

I have not been to H's for nearly ten years, but I came to the conclusion that this remains the place to eat well and relatively local. The prawns were good - so they must have figured out to truck them in via Komati. The...More

Thank Jcraigh
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Went to Pestana because I wanted to have lunch overlooking the river. They said they were all booked up. Really? You can't find a table for 4 even if we're willing to wait? Instead we went to Hamilton's across the street. Not on the river,...More

Thank natgeogirl
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Service from Jerimiah and his team meant being prompt in taking orders and slow in delivering food. The food was OK but certainly not cordon blue. The melon was in short supply with the prosciutto ham and although the lamb neck was appreciated, the duck...More

Thank Durris681
Reviewed 7 October 2018

I stayed at this hotel over a night with my wife. It locates close to the Malelane Gate. Though it doesn't face to the Crocodile River, room faces to a wonderful inside court. The room was simple, clean, tidy and sufficiently equiped. The food was...More

Thank Yui5
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Really not impressed. Smoking allowed under the covered verandah. Slow slow service. Livers inedible.

Thank Sonya T
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

An authentic and true bush dining experience with s touch of Colonial class! Excellent food! Excellent service!! Very friendly management and clasdic historical Kruger decor and memrobilia! Highly recomended!!

Thank GrandTour816086
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

No soup, Ravioli and then no pizza bases at 18h30 on A Friday night. Service was OK. Lovely view over the river but need to spend some time fixing the deck.

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Disappointing Savoury - the Prawn rissoles were crisp with an excellent coating. The filling was meagre, although tasty and not too spicy. No real prawn in evidence as it was so finely chopped. If the 3 rissoles were properly filled it could be great. Then...More

Thank MorphetN
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Hamilton’s Salad, trout and pizzas were delicious !! Waiters excellent . Stayed at Pestana and came here for dinner

Thank sharpie-sa
Reviewed 31 July 2018

We were warmly and efficiently looked after by Jeremiah when we visited Hamilton's for lunch. The belly Pork was soft and juicy inside with a crisp outer layer, accompanied by generous portions of three vegetables. The other dish, a salad, was specially prepared with cooked...More

Thank Patbrink279
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Our website is now up its is hamiltonslodge co za
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Malelane Gate Road | R570 Riverside Farm, Malelane 1320, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Mpumalanga  >  Malelane
  • Phone Number: +27 13 790 3421
  • E-mail
Named after the first warden of the Kruger National Park Col. James Stevenson Hamilton. Hamiltons offers a Relaxed atmosphere with a colonial touch. Open from 9am offering Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner 7 days a week. The ala cart menu is sesonal, with options from home made Pasta, Bunny Chow and Burger through to deboned Chicken, well matured Sirlon and Prawns. To compliment the menu there is an extensive Wine list.Hamiltons is available for functions and does outside catering, to avoid disapointment it is advisable to make a reservation.We look forward to seeing you.
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