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Karoo kombuis

18 Doordrift Street, Prince Albert Municipality 6930, South Africa
+27 23 541 1110
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chicken pie” (30 reviews)
“lemon pudding” (14 reviews)
“bobotie” (33 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
€€ - €€€
18 Doordrift Street, Prince Albert Municipality 6930, South Africa
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Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Simply good food with warm and prompt service. A very pleasurable experience. Easy to talk and laugh with good friends

Thank Connector824029
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Thank you Denise and Co. For such an amazing meal and experience. Set in an old Karoo home with home style “Boere Kos”. Karoo at its best!

Thank GarthW96
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Food was well prepared,but slightly on the boring side , service was good but the whole experience is slightly odd, I would personally not return

Thank NigelDCapeTown
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

What an amazing, friendly, cosy little restaurant with an awesome atmosphere....plain old fashioned wholesome food...roast lamb with veggies, rice and roast potatoes....also bobotie and chicken pie on menu! Lemon pudding mmmmm! Fun decor hats to wear to add to atmosphere...hosts fantastic...high 5 all round. Booking...More

Thank somersetwest
Reviewed 19 April 2018

Something else and not the usual restaurant. Denise is a stunning lady. They were friendly and they really make it a awesome evening. Warmth spread through this little restaurant with candle lights on the tables. The food was amazing and it is really boerekos. Lamb...More

2  Thank sterb2016
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Eating should be an experience, and that's just what you get here! It's as quirky as Prince Albert itself, and the owner is a larger that life entertaining character, who tells it as it is. The restaurant is tiny, and the menu short, but that...More

1  Thank U4329TGjohns
Reviewed 4 April 2018

When we visit Prince Albert, we eat at Karoo Kombuis. The food is excellent, the service friendly and entertaining. We always have a good time here.

Thank ayvdm
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Well if you arent a people person this place isnt for you. The owner Denise is a larger than life person and with her 'what you see is what you get'. A limited menu guarantees the best of homemade cooking. One small thing it is...More

Thank colinbj
Reviewed 2 March 2018

Let me just add to all the positive comments. We ate dinner here based on the recommendation of the guest house we stayed at. It was so good. Real local food that had been prepared with time and care. I tried the Malva pudding, it...More

Thank Janet H
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

You have to eat here - it was a wonderful, friendly experience and the food was first class. It feels like eating in someone's house (maybe it is!) with new friends. The menu is limited to about 3 choices for each course, but the food...More

Thank janeybgood
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15 July 2016|
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Response from MHS23 | Reviewed this property |
London, England
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15 May 2016|
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Response from Sue B | Reviewed this property |
Opening is limited so the best thing is to phone and check
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Doordrift Street, Prince Albert Municipality 6930, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Prince Albert Municipality  >  Prince Albert
  • Phone Number: +27 23 541 1110
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