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The Coldstream Restaurant

3, Church Street, Graaff-Reinet 6280, South Africa
+27 49 891 1181
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“lamb ribs” (6 reviews)
“t bone” (3 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 21:30All hours
International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
3, Church Street, Graaff-Reinet 6280, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A good idea to book here as it is popular even outside of the tourist season. It's not hard to see why. We had good vegetarian options and enjoyed our meal. It was well flavoured and suitably priced. Enjoyed the atmosphere.

Thank Nicki W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a pleasant meal. The service was slick and fast,the waitrons have been at the establishment for a long time. Food was lackluster and my steak was not the most tender. Our guests food was just above average but with lots of vino food does...More

Thank george41248
Inge V, Manager at The Coldstream Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

sorry you were dissapointed, I would liked to have known when you were here, could have addressed the problem. Our guest are very important to us, we want them to leave here satisfied.

Reviewed 25 July 2017

Having done some research, we placed Coldstream Restaurant on our list of places to eat while we were in Graaff-Reinet. To be honest, we were disappointed. We chose to sit outside under the tree (advertised as being delightful), which it was... except I would think...More

1  Thank mags592014
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had dinner here after a day in Nieu Bethesda. The food was good (I especially enjoyed the chili chocolate sauce which I had with ostrich fillet), service was also good. You can read about the history of the Club building which...More

Thank Schmapril
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

By chance we found this restaurant and what a treat and good choice. The ambience is warm and friendly and a good sign to see so many reserved tables proving that this must be a popular restaurant to visit. So I reckon pre-booking is essential....More

1  Thank MoccaJava
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Nice setting, good food and so was the wine - very good Protea Rose. The visit to the old bar was very interesting.

Thank Susanna W
Inge V, Manager at The Coldstream Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

thank you

Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

We were 4 people and the food was good. The only negative i had was that i asked for my t bone to be welldone and it was medium. The milktart was great. Worth the visit

Thank xxnadu
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We ate here on a weekday evening in Feb 2016, two of us and our 3 year old daughter. There's easy parking at the back of the restaurant. The staff were friendly and the food was good hearty Karoo food with plenty of flavour and...More

Thank webmonkeyuk
Inge V, Manager at The Coldstream Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

thanks for your comment

Reviewed 23 March 2017

Claudine went the extra mile when I said the beer wasn't quite cold enough on a hot 37C humid day so she placed a few beers in a ice bucket! The steak was cooked to perfection, thank you! There is a members club with a...More

Thank Mikebarn
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Had a most enjoyable lunch sitting in the garden of this restaurant right opposite the famous "Groot Kerk" - how peaceful. I ordered the Phyllo Spinach Roll and my Hubby the Neptune Sandwich - both meals very very good and not badly priced atoo all....More

Thank VeraP267
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$70 - US$170
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3, Church Street, Graaff-Reinet 6280, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Graaff-Reinet
  • Phone Number: +27 49 891 1181
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The Coldstream Restaurant is open from 9.00 am to 21.00 pm. Our Pizza's are served from 10.00am to 19.00pm. Come and enjoy a nice relaxed dining experience here where children can play on the trampoline or swings and you can enjoy a meal inside or outside, depending on your mood! We look forward to serving you!! we are wheelchair friendly aswell. We are open from monday to saterday, only closed on public holdays
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