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Rio Kafee

Kerk Street, Potchefstroom 2531, South Africa
+27 18 293 0540
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Travellers talk about
“slap chips” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Fast food
Kerk Street, Potchefstroom 2531, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

There is nothing special about Rio. It is an old style corner cafee. If you like "slap chips" with sold and viniger, with deep fried hake with a batter or russians, wrapped in white chips paper, this is the place you would likely visit.

Thank Tinus R
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Rio Kafee is not a restaurant, but it can teach EVERY restaurant in town, and the larger South Africa, how to make chips. I recently reviewed a popular eating spot in Potchefstroom and slated them for their plastic chips. Rio's chips are fresh, slightly crispy,...More

Thank Quixote1950
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

The fish and chips is great, take away comes in good old fasioned paper with salt and viniger. Very good value for money.

Thank Louwrens S
Reviewed 10 August 2017

For the best fish and Chips in Potchefstroom!!! You will not be sorry for trying rio cafe's fish and chips-its a big portion!!!!!!! for not allot of money-Rio Cafe is known as the R10 Winkel for years in potch.

Thank wjpjaco
Reviewed 5 August 2017

The BEST chips that I have taste. Will be back in September to taste thee rest of the hamburgers thanks

Thank Riaan K
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

These guys have been around for as long as I remember, at least 45 years. The families have handed down the traditional way of making their fish and chips, and it's the same as it was 45 years ago. The chips are the best, with...More

Thank dickydaly
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Do not expect ambiance, but buy your food and eat at home. The service is not unnecessarily friendly in the back shop, but fast and the food is really good and worth your money. The portions are large and the food is tasty. Request less...More

Thank Ian d
Reviewed 1 November 2016

For the best value Russians, Vienna's and chips money can buy. Just the place to visit for a quick "grab and go" lunch or dinner...to enjoy on the banks of the Mooiriver river

Thank NeelsNel
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Still the best after more than 30 years on a Sunday night for Fish, Russians, Vienna's and chips.Best Hake in town

Thank div4608
Reviewed 26 July 2016

For a cheap takeaway, Rio Cafe is your best option. They serve traditional deep fried chips wrapped in brown paper. Add a russian or frankfurter or fish and you have the best meal ever!

Thank Henriettevdz
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Good for
Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kerk Street, Potchefstroom 2531, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  North-West Province  >  Potchefstroom
  • Phone Number: +27 18 293 0540
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