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N7 | in Piekenierskloof Pass, Citrusdal, South Africa
+27 82 525 2247
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good48%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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N7 | in Piekenierskloof Pass, Citrusdal, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stop at Kardoesie on our way back home, very nice setting with a great view done the Piekniers Kloof pass, service good we had the Chicken Mayonnaise and beacon and banana very nice and tasted nice the Cappuccino's were hot as we like it....More

Thank 1Francois1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped at Kardoesie on our way to Namibia. Well, there are not many lunch options on this road and we usually stop at the Wimpy near Klawer. But today we were hoping for non-franchised-standardised food and were quite excited about the prospect of a...More

Thank albabrandt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We always plan a trip that takes us over Piekenieskloof so we can stop for breakfast/lunch or something to drink at Kardoesie. The food is always good, the service friendly and the view towards the Sandveld[Piketberg] beautiful. Everything in the shop from home made biscuits,...More

Thank hanchen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I just love this "old fashioned" store with a wide range of different products and fruit and veg. Love browsing through and always end up with a huge bag of products on our departure.

Thank Eileen M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always drove pass Kardoesie on our way to Clanwilliam etc. but this time we visited and what a pleasant surprise!! Will from now on always stop there for the view, breakfast or lunch and to experience the friendly staff!! This place is a MUSt visit...More

Thank Neethling W
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Kardoesie is on the N7 just outside of Citrusdal. It’s boast is the view, which is of the valley below the mountain and beautiful. The breakfast was adequate and tasty. If the weather is nice then it’s most definitely the place to be.

Thank CelSmith1
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Kardoesie is a gem - the perfect "pitstop" along the N7. The views are exceptional, and the venue interesting. We have always enjoyed our meals and snacks there (try the Apple Pie - it is a baked batter dish, delicious!). The caravan park up on...More

Thank MichaelLH37
Management response:Responded 10 August 2018

Thank you for your review. Our Apple Pie is home made by our Baker Nella, who also bakes all the rusks, skuinskoek and traditional Hertzoggies. Hope to have you over in the Caravan park again in the near future. kind regards,

Reviewed 6 August 2018

I went to Kardoesie last week and enjoyed some of the best coffee and cake ever. The restaurant was quaint and the shop had so much to see and buy at reasonable prices. The staff were very friendly and knew their stuff. This is one...More

Thank Timothy H
Management response:Responded 10 August 2018

Thank you for your visit and review Timothy. It warms my heart knowing you will recommend us. Hope to see you again in the near future. Kind regards

Reviewed 4 August 2018

I visited there when we went through to Citrusdal, and coming back again....what a warm and cosy atmosphere.....the food divine and the service Wonderful....when we stopped there on our way back,they recognized us....which even made me smile broader.....Thank you Kardoesie.....you guys rock, keep up the...More

Thank Lize-Lotte C
Management response:Responded 10 August 2018

Thank you for your great review. It is always a welcoming site seeing our guests return. It means our service was nice the 1st time. Thank you for stopping by again and i hope that we will see you again in the near future -...More

Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Always great experience friendly staff and great meals. Local produce are the best with views of the valley a must see

Thank Emmerentia N
Management response:Responded 10 August 2018

Thanks for the review, hope to have you hear in the near future again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: N7 | in Piekenierskloof Pass, Citrusdal, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Citrusdal
  • Phone Number: +27 82 525 2247
  • E-mail
Something of everything! Farm stall, Restaurant, Boutique,Self catering accommodation, Caravan Park.
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