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The Mystic Tin

38 Bath Street, Montagu 6720, South Africa
+27 23 614 2461
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“oxtail” (12 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (5 reviews)
“curry” (15 reviews)
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African, Soups, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
38 Bath Street, Montagu 6720, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 249 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Quaint, cosy restaurant with wholesome meals. On the menu the likes of oxtail, lamb curry. Moderately price for both meals and drinks.

Thank GrSa_10
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

The food is of really good quality and it was prepared quickly. The waitress was kind and the atmosphere was lovely. The prices are are good, especially concerning what you get.

Thank Geartsje C
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We got here at 15.00 and were very hungry. The owner and the waitress were very friendly. We tried the home made ale which was good. The food was all very awesome and the waitress was very chatty which was nice. Can only recommend this...More

Thank heikodahse123
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Best meal of the holiday! The eisbein was perfect and so was the lamb curry absolutley dellicous! Friendly cosy vibe too!

Thank Annie W
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Possibly the worst dining experience ever - poor attention, poor ambience, poor food, poor service, poor wine list - pulpy over-cooked prawns and harsh lamb curry with no spicing, all topped off by an inattentive host who when i complained simply stated "i'll tell them"...More

Thank pjhopper
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We were well looked after at the nearby Mimosa Lodge but wanted to try somewhere local. I had a coffee in the very large garden which also contains a craft centre in the afternoon and we came back for an evening meal. The restaurant is...More

Thank Grant D
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Our group of six from the UK all enjoyed their meal here. Nice place, interesting menu and good service. We would eat here again.

Thank chrisolum
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

The menu is limited which we took as a good sign, and we we're not disappointed. Beautiful melt in the mouth kudu capriccio followed by succulent ostrich steaks in a divine sauce and we even managed a delicious baked cheesecake afterwards. Service was personal and...More

Thank Hilda B
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Although the manager was hovering about, and was quite friendly in coming over to say hi, the service was disappointingly inattentive, particularly given the fact there were only 4 occupied tables at the time. A pleasant garden setting if you don’t mind sitting on benches...More

Thank Angelo G
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here while staying in Montague. Service was good and manager very friendly and helpfull. Good menu with traditional South African food. Both the bobotie and venison pie were delicious. Ambience inside was a bit lacking but we were the only people inside...More

Thank StephanCapeTown
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Takeout, Parking Available
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Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Bath Street, Montagu 6720, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Montagu
  • Phone Number: +27 23 614 2461
  • E-mail
As the evening draws near The Mystic Tin lights up in candle light and our chef prepares a local, International and African cuisine with venison, curries, oxtail and beautiful vegetables.The restaurant is rustic, yet stylish with a warm ambience, local artwork, soft background instrumental music and a fireplace for the cooler evenings.The bar offers coffee, local wines, beers as well as other drinks. Opening hours:11 am till 9 pm, Sundays closed.Fully licensed. Credit Card facilities available.
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