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Squires on the Dam

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1 Scott Street, Schoemansville, Hartbeespoort, South Africa
+27 12 253 1001
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Their avocado prawn salad is a must when you visit. Whenever I feel like a salad, I come to Squires on the dam. I enjoy it. I have the same at News Cafe and Primi Piatt. The Squires' one beats them. It's also a nice place a relaxed quiet meeting.

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Thank ray25252015
Sandton, South Africa
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72 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff are very well trained and good even the managers, the food is great, however the prices of the food and drink are very expensive.

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Thank charmainegizelle2015
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Nice relaxing atmosphere, great wine selection and tasty food. I'm glad I visited Squires, you'll be too.

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1 Thank Melindie_K
London, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Squires continues to be a consistently good steak house. We have eaten here several times over the years and always enjoy our evening. The home-baked bread, top quality meat and healthy vegetable side dishes, make for a great combination. We also love the decor and extremely comfortable seating.

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1 Thank WendyLou W
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

For a run of the mill steak house we were extremely impressed with squires. Popped in for a quick meal and were met by the manager at the door. Showed to the non-smoking area and offered ice-cold beers. The food was unbelievable and at a great price. Best steak house we have been to for a long time.

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2 Thank Brent M
Johannesburg, South Africa
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121 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for a dessert after lunch elsewhere, for my wife's Birthday. I had chocolate mousse which was very good, and clearly original and made fresh on site (not out of a box). My wife had creme brûlée which was also high quality. The desserts were unfortunately not chilled enough, but I think that was due to high demand. We... More 

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1 Thank Alan S
Pretoria, South Africa
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

If the food you receive is expensive, but the quality and taste is amazing...then I would understand. When going out one wish to get something you can't prepare at home. Overpriced and very dirty. Will definitely not go back. If you want quality rather go to Siesta.

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1 Thank LaughTravel
DBN
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Had better. Overpriced in relation to quality. Better options for steak in the area. Service is good but car guards are intrusive.

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Thank ZimCamper
London, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Tasty steaks, huge portions and attentive service. There is an option to sit indoors or outside. Good food and nice atmosphere - passing trade and locals.

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2 Thank Carrie C
Mbabane, Swaziland
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42 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant with friendly staff. Food was good and tasty as well. When in Hartbeespoort, this is one place to consider for good food.

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2 Thank Caspian C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Steakhouse
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
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: 1 Scott Street, Schoemansville, Hartbeespoort, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  North-West Province  >  Hartbeespoort  >  Schoemansville
  • Phone Number: +27 12 253 1001

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?