Eat in the Republic

It’s a Foodie thing, your options in Swellendam

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    • Traditional Fare
    Powell House Restaurant

    Style:  South African

    Powell House Restaurant is owned and run by Alan and Cheryl Caw.  Alan is Scottish and takes care of the front of house.  Cheryl is South African and works her magic in the kitchen.  They draw on years of restaurant experience and have a very hands-on approach. read more »

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    • Bistro
    Karins on Main – Bonnievale

    Lovers of splendid scenery and the open road will delight in a stopover at Karins on Main in Bonnievale, a town 38 km from Swellendam.

    Unwind in a village atmosphere and soak up our hospitality over a glass of locally produced Shiraz or chilled sauvignon Blanc as you tuck into fresh,…

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    • Coffee Shop
    Pennantwing

    Pennantwing is a unique leisure experience and can be found at No. 5 Swellengrebel Street, Swellendam . Here you can soak up and relax and forget about your day or feel refreshed before continuing on your journey.

    With boutique style coffee, especially blended and carefully roasted to perfection exclusively for…

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    • Traditional Fare
    The Conservatory Restaurant at Schoone Oordt Country House

    Schoone Oordt Country House: 

    Our fledgling Conservatory Restaurant plays host to intimate delicious dinners either in our gorgeous conservatory or more privately, in the manor house’s cosy dining room. Here guests can enjoy a carefully prepared, by Chef Wander himself, sophisticated South African menu with wines paired with every course….

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    • Traditional Fare
    Restaurant La Belle Alliance

    La Belle Alliance, a family run restaurant since 1998, is situated on the main road between the Drostdy Museum and the Dutch Reformed Church, on the bank of the Koornlands River.

    The historical building was formerly a Masonic lodge with some symbols still visible on the premises today.

    The garden terrace,…

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    • Traditional Fare
    Field & Fork Restaurant

    Field & Fork derives its name from the culinary vision of bringing locally sourced quality produce from the field to your table. Chef and owner Francois du Rand, serves these ingredients with a great passion for food and a dash of French flair.

    Field & Fork…

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