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Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Table Service, BYOB
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Reviewed 20 April 2019 via mobile

We had a lovely dinner here, only 3 choices to choose from, but the Lamb and chicken pie was delicious. The hosts make you very welcome, it’s an odd kinda place, but it works and would go back again. You can take your own wine...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed 13 March 2019

Every time I pas Prince Albert I am diner in the Karoo Kombuis, very good food, special ambiance ! Can't understand this restaurant stay so cheap !

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed 28 February 2019 via mobile

We yearly return to Karoo Kombuis as a visit to Prince Albert will not be complete without it. The menu thankfully stays the same, the karoo food (slow roasted lamb, bobotie and chicken pie)is full of flavour and delicious and the atmosphere is special. If...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed 28 February 2019

We had a fabulous karoo feast at Karoo Kombuis and were entertained and catered for superbly by Denise (be prepared for a ticking off if you arrive late!). It's a little restaurant slightly off the beaten track with a laid back and rustic feel. It's...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed 27 February 2019 via mobile

We only had one night in Prince Albert and unfortunately chose to eat here. The whole experience was gloomy and not just because the lighting is low. This set up, in a private house, might have been innovative once but now it feels a bit...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed 18 February 2019 via mobile

Went there on a Monday night in February with 3 couples. Food and atmosphere are great and authentic . Enjoyed a combo of Bobotie, chicken pie and Karoo lamb. Enjoyed it very much Bring your own wine as they have no permit to sell. Hope...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed 14 February 2019

We had a really lovely dinner at this venue. There were 3 choices of main course plus veg and rice. I chose to have a bit of each meat dish, and all were equally delicious. The hostess was charming, and service was efficient but relaxed....More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 February 2019

We had a meal here as part of the Karoo Gravel Grinder MTB package, and it was truly delicious! A great mix of Karoo staples, of lamb, cheese and olive etc, but imaginatively put together. We sat outside and it was a lovely way to...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed 29 January 2019

Karoo kombhuis has been producing the same menu for 20 years in this little time capsule. And those of us who know, hope they will continue for many years. If you are lucky enough to be there when Theunis makes his lamb and feta pie...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 6 January 2019

As a local inhabitant, I accompany friends and guests to the Karoo Kombuis throughout the year, and it never disappoints. If you're looking for the real old fashioned Karoo farmer's way of serving roasted leg of lamb with three veg - this is your spot....More

Date of visit: November 2018
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