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Smitswinkel Coffee Shop

R62, Calitzdorp, South Africa
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“warm bread” (3 reviews)
“for sale” (2 reviews)
“roosterkoek” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
African, Cafe
€€ - €€€
R62, Calitzdorp, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Great place to be! Wounderful setting and great atmosphere. Best steak on our tour. Lots of bits and pieces to see and buy. Perfect staff and accomodation is also on the plot but under different but also very nice management.

Thank luedorfing
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

The roosterkoek was nice. The chickens are cute, but the service was not up to standard. I expected more.

Thank Lynn0416
Reviewed 19 January 2017

An interesting shop almost in the middle of nowhere. Loads of gifts and little odds and ends for sale. Staff was very friendly and bought a few unique souvenirs for the house.

Thank jcvandermescht
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

They have the most delicious refreshing home made Ginger beer! Fresh farm bread, roosterkoek, delicious meals!

Thank Karen G
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Awesome place to visit and eat some of there delicious food! Allot of travellers stop for there big lovely breakfast with the most wonderful coffee in a pot! Much to buy. Frozen pies, fresh baked bread. "Old" ginger brandy.

Thank Lezelle v
Reviewed 13 May 2016

This is an interesting shop and restaurant with delicious home baked breads and cakes. Unfortunately our lunch of pickled fish was a little disappointing - the fish was tough and cooked in too much batter. But service was great from a host of friendly waiters.

Thank KarooPassion
Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

I thought i would try them again after the 3rd culinary disappointment. Epic fail. I am a local and never had a good meal here. The venison pie is dry, not enough filling in their rooster brood and the toasted sarmies are not very tasty....More

Thank Nostferatu
Reviewed 15 January 2016

On Christmas day - what a surprise. Wow, the friendly host told us, yes she has prepared extra Christmas dinner, we are so wellcome!!! Lovely food, tranquil surrounding, lovely food, can really recommend: Bella de Karoo Carol Barnard

Thank Carol123828
Reviewed 24 November 2015

Stayed over at Bella de Karoo for the night on our way down to Cape Town. We were made to feel very welcome and had a lovely dinner basket prepared to enjoy on the stoep with beautiful views. Roosterkoek, biltong, green fig and cream cheese...More

Thank René B
Reviewed 22 November 2015

Stopped for a quick bite to eat that turned into a long drawn out lunch with good local wines! Fortunately I did not have to travel far. I was pleasantly surprise with the quality of the food - tried the dessert as well! There is...More

Thank Deale
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: R62, Calitzdorp, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Calitzdorp
This is a wonderful coffee shop and restaurant making homemade breads and serving delicious breakfasts and home made delecacies.
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