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Clementines Restaurant and Bar

cnr Church St & Van Zyl, Clarens, South Africa
+27 58 256 1616
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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All hours
CUISINES
European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
cnr Church St & Van Zyl, Clarens, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 694 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Arrived without booking and although there was a sign saying fully booked. They fitted us in. All very friendly. I had soup for starters and my wife had beetroot carpaccio, both really tasty and well presented. I then had a chicken pie which was great...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Some of the meals such as the starter Camembert and Green Fig,the beef carpaccio and the dessert malva pudding with custard were very good...the main meals though were ordinary, although the servings are very generous.

Thank Tzoro1
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Clementine's offers one of the best dining options in Clarens. The food is excellent; so much so that the chef is confident enough to visit the tables to speak with the patrons. That's saying something. Booking is essential, especially on weekends, but even during the...More

Thank Jared M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Having been to Clarens before I booked in advance as we were a big party . Steaks were done to perfection as well as all the pasta dishes . The chef 👨‍🍳 came and spoke to us as well as all patrons to the restaurant....More

Thank AlanMendy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I usually make a special trip to Clementines... this time round everyone else has a great experience! My pork belly was hard and over cooked! But this was the first time that it happened... yet it is pricey for a bad chefs day:)More

Thank nicolettej980
Shelley T, Owner at Clementines Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Nicolette, I apologise that you thought your meal with us was disappointing, pity you didn't write any good reviews on your previous visits which I understand you enjoyed. Pork Belly is the most popular dish we have ever had on the menu at Clementines....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had an excellent meal there with friends. Cozy atmosphere and an excellent menu. definitely worth a visit when you are in Clarens.More

Thank David S
Shelley T, Owner at Clementines Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi David S, Thank you for your lovely review on our restaurant. We are continually working on making time spent with us memorable and I am pleased you enjoyed everything that we offer as a small country restaurant. We look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my first time at Clementines and I was surprised by the level of trade - the restaurant was fully booked and it was a very sociable atmosphere in there. All the people from our table confirmed that the quality of their food was...More

Thank Eleanorvdw
Shelley T, Owner at Clementines Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Eleanorvdw, Thank you for your amazing review on our restaurant. We are continually working on making time spent with us memorable and I am pleased you enjoyed everything that we offer as a small country restaurant. Our chef is a very well traveled, experience...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We can highly recommend this Restuarant! The food was truly delicious and the staff very friendly and the service exceptional. The decor was great and very cozy! The chef made time to come into the Restuarant and chat to all his guests. A rarity these...More

Thank Caryn F
Shelley T, Owner at Clementines Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Caryn F, Thank you for your lovely review on our restaurant. We are continually working on making time spent with us memorable and I am pleased you enjoyed everything that we offer as a small country restaurant. Great service, warm and inviting atmosphere and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cozy restaurant with a warm atmosphere. Had the springbok carpaccio which was lovely. Steak was cooked to perfection and well presented. Nice touch by the chef Addo, who comes out to chat with all the diners at the tables.More

Thank rhiguil
Shelley T, Owner at Clementines Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi rhiguil, Thank you for your amazing review on our restaurant. We are really pleased when our customers enjoy everything that we offer as a small country restaurant. Chef Addo is a very well traveled, experienced man and loves chatting to our customers. We are...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Restaurant was extremely full and booking is a must. Bit pricey but worth the money, best fillet steak I have ever had! Wonderful treat for special occasionsMore

Thank anitasardini
Shelley T, Owner at Clementines Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi anitasaridini, Thank you for your amazing review on our restaurant. We are really pleased when our customers enjoy everything that we offer as a small country restaurant. We use the best quality ingredients available to us and have a qualified chef preparing the meals...More

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Laura S
6 November 2016|
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Response from Shelley T | Property representative |
Hi Laura, With pleasure children are welcome and our kitchen closed at 8pm tonight. kind regards Shelley Clementines
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smrgeog
15 March 2016|
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Response from Shelley T | Property representative |
You are welcome to look at our website our menu is on there. I am not allowed to put the Web address here. It is the restaurants namE.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: cnr Church St & Van Zyl, Clarens, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Free State  >  Clarens
  • Phone Number: +27 58 256 1616
  • E-mail
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