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Reviewed 20 March 2024

We had the most wonderful evening at Mez, wonderful atmosphere, beautiful decor and friendly service. The food was excellent. My second time at Mez, will defnitely go again

Date of visit: March 2024
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michelle berry, Owner at Mez Karoo Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2024

Thank you for your lovely review, Anneline, we are happy you had a good time with us!

Reviewed 7 March 2024

Fantastic food, service & atmosphere. I highly recommend!! You probably need to book in advance to avoid disappointment…

Date of visit: March 2024
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michelle berry, Owner at Mez Karoo Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2024

Thank you James! We are happy that your experience was good!

Reviewed 16 February 2024

Wonderful dinner at this charming restaurant with an interesting and well planned menu. All our family, three generations, really enjoyed their food and the whole experience. Lots of care taken by the owner. A great recommendation by the host of the B and B we...were staying at. We walked home under an incredible full moon. A memorable evening.More

Date of visit: May 2023
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Reviewed 14 January 2024 via mobile

So special dining on a delicious meal under the trees in a lovely garden. The kleftiko was excellent as was the sublime lemon tart. The hosts were welcoming and the positive energy of this lovely restaurant is palpable. Cant wait to return!

Date of visit: January 2024
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Reviewed 5 January 2024 via mobile

We tried most of the dishes on the menu as we visited this oasis twice during our stay in Barrydale. Fantastic flavours and combinations. Such a treat.

Date of visit: December 2023
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Reviewed 3 January 2024 via mobile

A special little restaurant in the wonderful town of Barrydale. The menu is amazing from top to bottom. I wish I was staying for a fortnight so I could try everything!! I had the Mexican beef mole’ which was without doubt the tastiest meal I’ve...had in SA in the past 2 months. (And I’ve had some great meals!) Luckily I’m heading back this way in 2 weeks so I’ll be booking my table before I leave tonight.More

Date of visit: January 2024
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Reviewed 26 November 2023

This dinner was the very best we had on our month-long trip to South Africa. Everything was great. Among other dishes we had the lamb and the famous rose ice cream dessert. Mez has a wonderful atmosphere and the service from the mother and son...team is exceptional. Would love to return.More

Date of visit: November 2023
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Reviewed 24 October 2023

Great food in an intimate Barrydale restaurant. Highly recommended for really delicious food . A must do when in Barrydale

Date of visit: September 2023
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Reviewed 2 October 2023

173 others are spot-on! We were bowled over by excellence! Warm welcome from the owner. Complimentary hummus as we ordered drinks. The 6 of us all had different meals, yet all came simultaneously. And each and every meal was perfect. We agreed, superb. We had...seen the reviews, hence the decision to eat here, yet Meza exceeded expectations.More

Date of visit: October 2023
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michelle berry, Owner at Mez Karoo Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2023

Wow...thank you Bob! We are thrilled when our guests love their experience with us!

Reviewed 5 July 2023 via mobile

We were visiting Barrydale for two days and booked this restaurant after reading reviews on TripAdvisor. So glad we booked, the restaurant is small and gets booked up quickly. Lovely, quirky restaurant. Excellent meal. We were seated next to the kitchen and got to see...the staff at work, very exciting. Recommend strongly!More

Date of visit: July 2023
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Reviewed 1 July 2023

We made a booking for my husbands birthday at Mez. Excellent choice. The menu was presented in detail. The food was exceptional. Lots of wine to and choose from their menu and to buy to take home. We will definately have dinner there again on...our next trip. Thank you !More

Date of visit: June 2023
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michelle berry, Owner at Mez Karoo Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2023

Thank you for your kind words! So pleased you enjoyed your time with us. We look forward to hosting you again!

Reviewed 30 June 2023 via mobile

Beautiful quirky Mediterranean meets Middle East restaurant. Wonderful hosts and delicious food. Extensive wine menu but you can BYO . Highly recommended

Date of visit: June 2023
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Reviewed 29 June 2023

My husband and I had a lovely night out at the Mez Karoo Kitchen. It was quite chilly outside. We were seated at a cozy spot in front of a fire where we had a direct view of the ladies cooking in the kitchen -...we were practically in the kitchen! The food was absolutely flavoursome amd delicious. The dishes are made from scratch with seasonal , available food. The menu may change to accommodate the availability of the food sources. The owner/host was most attentive and gracious. All in all, a great exoerience. Should I ever vusit Barrydale again, I will mist definitely dine here again.More

Date of visit: June 2023
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Reviewed 3 May 2023

Everything wonderful The Food , the setting, the service, and the wine paring. This place is such a treat if you are in Barrydale its a must

Date of visit: January 2023
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michelle berry, Owner at Mez Karoo Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2023

Thank you,Tracy! We are happy it was a good experience for you!

Reviewed 9 April 2023 via mobile

You really just have to come and experience it for yourself at this little gem, where anyone and everyone is made to feel welcome... A truly wonderful blend of flavours and options available in a comfy but vibey setting... Add it as a 'must-do' on...your list!More

Date of visit: April 2023
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michelle berry, Owner at Mez Karoo Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2023

We are thrilled you had a great experience with us!

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Mez Karoo Kitchen is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 5
  • Service: 5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 5