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The Highlander Pub

RR - RRR, ,
19 St Andrews Road, Port Alfred 6170, South Africa
+27 46 604 5400
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
Gastropub, Bar, Grill, Healthy
PRICE
RR - RRR
RATINGS
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Service
Value
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LOCATION
19 St Andrews Road, Port Alfred 6170, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 193 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Mediocre service from the barman,when I buy something the barman should not just take his tip automatically.

Thank Tony K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ll definitely be back to try some more dishes from this fantastic menu. We had the chicken schnitzel and warthog burger and would highly recommend both. Everything was prepared with exquisite care and it was perfect even down to the side dishes of chips and...More

Thank jessngolly
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Very good food for a pub. I have been coming here for years. Seldom I was not happy. Try the seared Tuna. Nice T-Bonne Steak. Ask the waiter for wines from the old winelist. you will find some good surprises. Service is nice and friendly....More

Thank mjanser
GMRSAH, General Manager at The Highlander Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Dear mjanser, Thank you for taking the time to post a review about your experiences at the Highlander Pub. We appreciate your feedback and recommendations. We hope that you will continue visiting us. Difford Louw - General Manager

Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Was recommended to go to this restaurant. Good meal, good value and great specials. The staff are very pleasant and the service is good. Good value for money. Definitely recommendedMore

Thank K3444WOdonnab
GMRSAH, General Manager at The Highlander Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Dear K3444WOdonnab, Thank you for posting a review of your visit to the Highlander Pud and for the recommendation! I have passed your comments on to the Highlander Team, who appreciated them a great deal. We hope we see you in the Highlander Pub again...More

Reviewed 30 July 2018

Visited the pub for their Sunday special. I ordered the pork neck and my wife the chicken schnitzel. The special came with a glass of wine. The pub was empty with about six people having lunch. Very disappointed when the pork neck arrived. It was...More

Thank knowtel
GMRSAH, General Manager at The Highlander Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Dear knowtel, Thank you for completing a review of experience at the HIghlander Pub. Please accept my apologies for the poor standards you were exposed to. This should never be the case and i am truly sorry that it happened. I have started following up...More

Reviewed 25 May 2018

Great food ... lovely people, friendly and extremely helpful.... excellent choice of dishes to suit all tastes.

Thank Jenn0
GMRSAH, General Manager at The Highlander Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2018

Dear Jenn0, What a lovely review! Thank you for taking the time to do this - we appreciate the feedback and are glad you had a great time. Please visit us again soon! Difford Louw General Manager

Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Had supper here recently with friends. It was a really great evening. The food was great. I loved the pub decor, really well done.

Thank Commited_Traveller
GMRSAH, General Manager at The Highlander Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2018

Dear Commited_Traveller, Thank you for taking the time to write us such a lovely review. Your kind words and great feedback are much appreciated. We hope that you will visit the Highlander again soon! Difford Louw General Manager

Reviewed 11 April 2018

Classic pub atmosphere hosts locals and international travelers. There's something for everyone on the menu, and definitely try the Kowie beer.

Thank surf2turtles
GMRSAH, General Manager at The Highlander Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Dear surf2turtles, On the Highlander Pub too - Thank you kindly. This is highly appreciated. Stay well!! Kindest, Difford Louw, General Manager.

Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Popped in for pizza and snacks.. and cold beer. Thanks for stocking Tafel Later, not enough folks do! Food was good and tasty with friendly quick service. As in the previous establishment here, the location is great with some activity on the river and in...More

Thank Toff_Hill
Reviewed 30 January 2018

The atmosphere is what you expect of a pub. The food is great and plentiful. Staff are friendly and efficient.More

Thank Clarissa A
RoyalStaGM1, General Manager at The Highlander Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2018

Dear Clarissa: Thank you for posting a review of your visit to the Highlander Pub. I have passed your comments on to the Highlander team, who appreciated them a great deal. We hope we see you in the Highlander Pub again soon. Wessel Benson General...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Cuisine
Gastropub, Bar, Grill, Healthy
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 St Andrews Road, Port Alfred 6170, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Port Alfred
  • Phone Number: +27 46 604 5400
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Description
An Iconic pub which has been the meeting place for family and friends in the Eastern Cape since 1979. Full bar service and including, cocktails and shooters.Three Craft beers on tap, one of which is specially made for the Highlander Pub.Full a la Carte Menu with vegetarian and kiddies items.Several TV screens for the sports fans. Famous for it's " See you at The Highlander" invitation.
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