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Situated in Tulbagh's historic and charming Church Street, Paddagang serves traditional and contemporary South African, Cape-Malay and Dutch dishes with a warm and hearty smile.
US$6 - US$12
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Free off-street parking
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On a recent visit to Tulbagh we had lunch at Paddagang which seemed to be the only restaurant open. We ordered a bottle of rose which arrived not chilled but off the shelf temperature, the waitress said they had no chilled rose. On being asked...what chilled wines they had she brought two bottles to the table of which we had to choose. The food was fine but not memorable. Please employ a few professional waitresses. Not recommended at all.More

Date of visit: March 2021
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for my wife’s birthday dinner. Immediately seated with a smile and waited on politely and attentively for the rest of the evening. Biltong steak perfectly prepared and delicious. Chicken schnitzel equally enjoyable. Both dishes highly recommended. We will be back.

Date of visit: March 2021
Reviewed 27 February 2021

Wat n great plek!! Baie dankie😘😘 Great service from Cheslin and Bubbles. Food was good. Prices was reasonable. Family experience and get together was awesome. Thanks to all

Date of visit: February 2021
Reviewed 13 February 2021 via mobile

If you are looking for good traditional South African food with friendly service, then this is the place for you. With seating overlooking gorgeous, well maintained lawns, you can already feel yourself relax. Friendly, helpful service ensures that patrons are kept happy and definitely satisfied.

Date of visit: February 2021
Reviewed 11 January 2021

Its got so much potential but really in need of a clean. We luckily only had coffee there. Def would not eat there. They really need to sort the place out - toilets, everywhere its dirty. The staff however was very friendly.

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 9 January 2021 via mobile

We used to frequent Paddagang regularly during the early 2000s, always a special occasion. After an unfortunate time out as the Belgian Café, Paddagang has finally been restored to it former glory. It was our first visit now since 2012, only to find the same...familiar menu of those early years. Well prepared traditional Cape food, wonderful setting in the shade and friendly, helpful staff. Keep it up! We'll see you again.More

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 8 January 2021

i would like to thank the friendly staff Yvante nd Kaylin for their excellent service. Me nd my bf Ricardo had our meals for the day there,we had the chicken Schnitzel and it was very delicious.. I will definitely recommend it for couples lunch/dinner or...for any romantic occasions 👍More

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 7 January 2021

Went for an early dinner with my friends ,we had the ribs and it was falling off the bone like it should and we enjoyed it thoroughly.. The service we received from Yvanté was excellent and the warm welcome and check ins from Kaylin added...to our great experience 🥰More

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 27 December 2020 via mobile

The best bettered fish I’ve ever had! Great staff and lovely Boland ambiance! A must have experience!! Well done Padagang!!

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 24 December 2020 via mobile

Lovely laid back lunch - was very impressed with their approach to sanitising during COVID - greeted and seated but not before everything got wiped down and throughout the meal steps were taken to ensure a high level of compliance - Cheslyn was exceptional as...our server - wines were lovely not just because of their lovely labels but for the contents as well - the feta and watermelon salad as a starter was delicious and the main courses of Biltong steak and chicken schnitzel were excellent - healthy portions - setting is comfortable but simple outside -More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Nicky L
8 February 2020|
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Response from Oudeklooftractor | Property representative |
Hi, yes it is always advisable to book a table.
21 March 2019|
Response from Oudeklooftractor | Property representative |
Hi yes we will be open during our normal business hours.
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