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Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Table Service, BYOB
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Reviewed 31 December 2018

My sense is that this restaurant is tired. While the hosts were friendly (quirky even), the decor and menu seem not to have changed in years. We sat inside in a fairly gloomy room. I suppose the decor may read as eccentric or artsy, but...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 28 December 2018 via mobile

We visited this quirky restaurant 7 years ago and pleased to say it’s still great. Lovely atmosphere, very friendly service. Bring your own drinks. Great Karoo food - we both had the Lamb which was superb. Very relaxed place.

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

Denise is a really lovely, quirky lady who made us incredibly welcome. Tiny, intimate, atmospheric restaurant with very simple home cooking. Don't expect crispy veg here, but they serve genuine boerekos at excellent prices. And it is not licensed so you win there too :)

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed 10 December 2018

Had the most amazing FUN time at this restaurant in a small dorpie of Prince Albert Had excellent meal with two most amazing waiters and owners of the restaurant. Never laughed so much I took my group of 8 people and it was the best....More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed 1 December 2018

Karoo Food can be a wonderfully joyous experience, rich in flavours, made from quality raw materials and served with passion and exuberance, washed down with great fellowship. None of that applies here; the "lamb" was mutton, the vegetables boiled until devoid of all life, and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Simply good food with warm and prompt service. A very pleasurable experience. Easy to talk and laugh with good friends

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Thank you Denise and Co. For such an amazing meal and experience. Set in an old Karoo home with home style “Boere Kos”. Karoo at its best!

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

Food was well prepared,but slightly on the boring side , service was good but the whole experience is slightly odd, I would personally not return

Date of visit: May 2018
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Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

What an amazing, friendly, cosy little restaurant with an awesome atmosphere....plain old fashioned wholesome food...roast lamb with veggies, rice and roast potatoes....also bobotie and chicken pie on menu! Lemon pudding mmmmm! Fun decor hats to wear to add to atmosphere...hosts fantastic...high 5 all round. Booking...More

Date of visit: May 2018
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Reviewed 19 April 2018

Something else and not the usual restaurant. Denise is a stunning lady. They were friendly and they really make it a awesome evening. Warmth spread through this little restaurant with candle lights on the tables. The food was amazing and it is really boerekos. Lamb...More

Date of visit: April 2018
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Response from Sue B | Reviewed this property |
Opening is limited so the best thing is to phone and check
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