Eat in the Republic

It’s a Foodie thing, your options in Swellendam

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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
    Moonshadow Gift and Coffee Shop

    Moonshadow is an unconventional gift and décor boutique, located fashionably apart from the town centre and a short stroll above our main road. This shop cum coffee garden is uniquely colourful, funky and yet tranquil. Established in Cape Town in 2000 and featured in magazines and TV programmes, it…

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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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    • Traditional Fare
    Drostdy Restaurant

    Open 6 days a week from 11h00 to close(closed Thursdays).
    From amazing Cheese & Meat platters, tapas and a glass of bubbly, to great lunches that will suit everyone’s hungry appetite, to scrumptious dinners and good wine. You will leave knowing you will return. Hosted in the historic Zanddrift building…

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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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