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De Akker Country Pub and Restaurant

€€ - €€€,
90 Dorp Street, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
+27 63 797 3257
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good45%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“coleslaw” (2 reviews)
“burgers” (5 reviews)
“steak” (4 reviews)
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€€ - €€€
90 Dorp Street, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 34 reviews

Reviewed 10 July 2017

We popped in for pre - dinner drinks and went back for a night cap. The guys behind the bar were very friendly and even entertained my twin boys.

Thank sdickason
Reviewed 20 June 2017

If you're looking for a good ol' pub, then I'd recommend going straight to De Akker. It offers all you need: good food (I had the Akker Burger, which is served with an egg and some chips for R65), good beer and good service. There's...More

Thank Christiaan_Slabbert
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Love the vibe at night would definitely go back. The burgers during the day is a big hit. Allot of local students hang out there.

Thank Eduan P
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Decided to visit the bar scene and ended up at the "Akker". The menu is limited and the obvious choice was burgers. I had the beef and the wife had the chicken. Ordered drinks and shortly after dinner. The food was quick out the kitchen....More

Thank Rynoux D
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Situated in an oak-lined lane in Stellenbosch is De Akker, reputed to be the "oldest pub" in Stellenbosch. This country pub and restaurant in the charming Dorp Street, 2 doors up from the equally famous "Oom Samie se Winkel" should be a mandatory "pit" stop...More

Thank MC_Hammen
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Food was nice. Service was good. One thing that was not nice was the whole place smelling of cigarette smoke. It would of been much nicer if there was a no smoke area inside.

Thank Desire L
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We had a late flight into Cape Town and would have liked to have had a meal at De Akker, which was a bustling and friendly pub, even after 10pm. Unfortunately they only had snacks at that time, but a good range of beers and...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Decent pub with a good range of draft beers at reasonable prices. Can't comment on the food as we didn't have any but it did look good.

Thank UncleDads
Reviewed 27 February 2017

After De Akker changed ownership it was time to taste the new version of an old favourite. Not dissapointed , vibe still good with plenty cold beers and good service.

Thank Bacalhau34
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

This is a true pub, but not in an english way. Rather in a german beergarden style. The atmosphere sitting outside in the shaddow of the umbrellas is nice. The beers are local and the menu small, but decent. We had the burger without the...More

Thank Anomisimona
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$12
Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 90 Dorp Street, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Stellenbosch
  • Phone Number: +27 63 797 3257
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