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Abe' at The Glass House Restaurant

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Louis Trichardt Avenue, Graskop 1270, South Africa
+27 82 948 7776
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“curry” (19 reviews)
“lamb shank” (11 reviews)
“bobotie” (34 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
African, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Louis Trichardt Avenue, Graskop 1270, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here the first night of our stay in Graskop on September 8, 2017. We did make reservations, which I would highly recommend as the restaurant is small and intimate. Abe, the owner, greeted us with a very warm welcome. He helped us chose...More

Thank catherinesb2013
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a restaurant with a great ambiance. The place was very tastefully decorated. We arrived at 6 p.m. and were among the first guests, but we noticed by 7.30 p.m the place was completely booked. The owner/manager was charming. We heard that he prepared...More

Thank SunnyW358
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great restaurant, lovely service, moderate prices but above all: great food!!!! Coming back again.........

Thank Salsera72
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always very helpful staff, with some lovely wines by the glass. food is tasty, plentiful and freshly cooked...the lamb shanks are tender, tasty and enormous. We eat there four times, all good. Perhaps a better range of starters?...though you don't really need any.

Thank Geoff23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate 3 nights out and everytime we loved it! The manager is such a friendly nice guy, we enjoyed having small conversations with him. The food is great, the staff absolutly helpful and every special arrangement is made ( no veggies for my kids...More

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice food and the waiter was so friendly and funny. We had to wait too long to get the food but the restaurant was full and I understand that things well done need some time

Thank Agustin G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant was very nice and small, just a few tables. The staff was very nice and gentle, and explained us the meals as it was our first night in SA. We tried the most different dishes possible, starting from traditional Bobotie with also banana,...More

Thank Luca T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am not able to rate the food or beverages at this restaurant because we could not get a table. We tried to call and make a reservation, but no one answered the phone. We tried to go by to make a reservation, but there...More

1  Thank KDRErik
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Had the most wonderful dinner here in this Graskop restaurant. Abe, the owner made the evening even more special. We had the oxtail which was excellent, but the spare ribs blew our minds. Best we had in years - will drive a 100km detour to...More

Thank GvanWyngaardt
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We had the most wonderful dinner at this restaurant in Graskop - Abe the owner ensured a most memorable evening. The oxtail was great, but the spare ribs really blew our minds - best that we had in a long long time - sticky, tasty...More

Thank Dentes
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Questions & Answers
20 August 2016|
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Response from Mike F | Reviewed this property |
He opens for lunch and the again early evening. Graskop is very quiet at night so he generally closes quite early.
Sharon C
23 February 2015|
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Response from Zahraa M | Reviewed this property |
This restaurant is very popular amongst tourist and locals so Jip do not take to long to pop-in for your supper.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Louis Trichardt Avenue, Graskop 1270, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Mpumalanga  >  Graskop
  • Phone Number: +27 82 948 7776
It is also known as just "The Glass House"
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