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Old Mill Lodge Restaurant

R328, Oudtshoorn 6620, South Africa
+27 44 272 7308
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“venison pie” (3 reviews)
“pudding” (3 reviews)
“burger” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
CUISINES
African
PRICE
RR - RRR
RATINGS
Food
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
R328, Oudtshoorn 6620, South Africa
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Old Mill Lodge Restaurant
1. Good Ostrich Meat
"We had the ostrich fillet and the burger"
Patrick Z
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2. Wow ... sublime
"few words that can be given.. tranquil, relaxing, super accomodation"
Peter B
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3. Once again great experience
"dishes always a winner. The view from the deck just are amazing"
travell0ver54
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1 - 10 of 96 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Really enjoyed the food and location. Something a bit different. Staff pleased to see you. Good priced wine and food. Great to see the wildlife having dinner.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank markridler
Reviewed 5 days ago

Decent service. Decent food and selections of wines. Maybe I am too spoiled but something was missing from 5 star review. Otherwise recommended.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Mikal J
Reviewed 1 week ago

If it is venison that you require then this is the place to eat at. They also have other food types, but the Eland steaks are amazing. They serve other game meals as well as Ostrich and beef etc. Prices are reasonable and the service...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 919bennettb
Reviewed 1 week ago

Me, my son and my boyfriend each had a beef burger with potato wedges and a pumpkin fritter. It was very very yummy and the neat play area was within eyesight so I could keep an eye on my son. I would definitely recommend their...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ArtemisC89
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This country restaurant is located about 15 km north of Oudtshoorn. It serves some unusual game style meals that included ostrich, kudu, eland, and crocodile. Our family of 6 really enjoyed trying the various option, and we were all very happy with our dishes. The...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Pullenmom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was very well prepared and well presented - absolutely delicious - with the right wine too. We returned the next day for a second meal and although we hadn't booked , we were well accommodated. Next time we are in Oudtshoorn we shall...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Vivienne Anne B
Reviewed 3 December 2018

Great food, we ate ostrich, and friendly staff. Restaurant looks over the mountains and inside are the old mill works.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank SuneyaRising
Reviewed 12 November 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed a great meal. Although rather busy the service was very good. The restaurant is so charming inside. Staff very pleasant.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sharmaine H
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

We recently stayed in one luxuary tents and had dinner at the restaurant the evening. What an excellent dinner we had. The service from beginning to end was superb. We had Eland fillet, which was amazing. We enjoyed the variety of local wines was excellent....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank antoinettegrobler1
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Eat with a view of the beautiful mountain Food not too expensive and they support local suppliers Had fun having local wine on the balcony chilled atmosphere kids friendly Well done guys

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank sterretjieOudtshoorn
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$16
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: R328, Oudtshoorn 6620, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Oudtshoorn
  • Phone Number: +27 44 272 7308
  • E-mail
Description
De Oude Meul Old Mill Restaurant is no ordinary restaurant. It is a historic building with the Old Watermill still inside the restaurant. Approx. 150 years old. The restaurant opened its doors in Oct. 2003 and is still going strong! The restaurant is known for the wide variety of venison dishes served in the restaurant. People come from wide and far to experience it! We are also known for the wildlife scenery and river in front of the restaurant that creates a peaceful yet romantic atmosphere! We are situated at the foothills of the Swartberg mountains and are also surrounded by mountains. Truly the little paradise in the Klein Karoo!
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