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De Voorskooten - CLOSED

82a Main Road, Hermanus, Overstrand 7201, South Africa
+27 72 682 1237
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
26 May 2016
“A gem in a small town”
10 May 2016
“New owner, new experience”
Restaurant Hours Closed
€€ - €€€
82a Main Road, Hermanus, Overstrand 7201, South Africa
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Reviewed 26 May 2016

What a great experience it was sitting in this quant little restaurant. We felt like having a cup of coffee and cake. We ended up having scones that were the best I have ever had. I t took a while but was fresh out of...More

Thank savistor
Reviewed 10 May 2016

New owner really trying hard to make this work. Exceptionally friendly and helpful staff. The pancakes are to die for!

Thank ljkilian777
Reviewed 16 April 2016

Stumbled across this little cafe on the last day of our trip in South Africa. We were looking for somewhere to have a coffe that was a bit less crowded and touristy and spotted a couple of empty tables in a sunny corner just off...More

Thank mariehill540
Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

We were recommended this small Restaurant by our host and were definitely amazed by its cuteness: great south african food, lovely hosts and a nice Seat in the backyard. We will definitely recommend it Further!

1  Thank Reimund E
Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

What a great place! The food was delicious, home cooked from scratch. Great atmosphere and really enjoyed chatting to the owner. He's only been open a few weeks... If you want a break from the chains and mass produced then pay him a visit. You...More

Thank sazho
Reviewed 24 March 2016

De Voorskooten is totally a new experience from the old. It has changed owners and is now De Voorskooten Cafe. The whole ambience is much more friendlier and more inviting. Barney is the new owner and is dedicated to make a success of his business....More

Thank Dorpshuys
Reviewed 10 November 2015

In south afrika for vegetarian the menus are normally very small. This place has about 8 vegetarian dishes and the two we had were excelent.

Thank ali b
Reviewed 5 November 2015

I had a delicious chicken curry, it was South African style with banana pieces - gorgeous! My girlfriend had the Springbok which was perfectly cooked and came with mash potato, a mouth watering gravy like sauce and even a little show.. the vegetables were pan...More

Thank WalkingSlab
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Reading the reviews below, I am starting to think the chef must have had a really bad day when we visited... The food we tasted was awful. My husband had a bone in his chicken, and my pasta was just so badly seasoned I could...More

Thank Marije K
Reviewed 29 October 2015

We walked by this place and decided to have dinner as it's a small and warm restaurant near by our apartment. The food was excellent and definitely recommended! We tried the Springbok and Lamb curry, and their Don Pedro dessert is a must! Together with...More

Thank Karel V
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
00:30 - 21:00
00:30 - 21:00
00:30 - 21:00
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00:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 82a Main Road, Hermanus, Overstrand 7201, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Overberg District  >  Overstrand  >  Hermanus
  • Phone Number: +27 72 682 1237
  • E-mail
We are moved. You can visit us in the Restaurant Dorf.Krug - The Village Beer Garden, maybe 50m far in 19 Long Street.
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