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66 Hugenote Street, Dullstroom, South Africa
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Dining options: Late Night
Description: Also has accommodation

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  • 4
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  • 7
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
great place

food was good value for money service was good a great night spot for the party animal also a great pub

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 4, 2015
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015 NEW

food was good value for money service was good a great night spot for the party animal also a great pub

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 via mobile

We had a bachelors party on Saturday.. we had a few drinks an we decided that we going to have a drink at the Duck and trout. But we had a terrible experience! The atmosphere suck and there was no music, so when we go back to the poacher. The place was full, the manager went out of his way... More 

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Randburg, South Africa
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42 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

We stopped by the Poacher for a quick bite while exploring Dullstroom on a Saturday afternoon. The food was OK but expensive, service was much slower than it should have been but the kids enjoyed playing on the jungle gym and all the tummies were filled. I will choose another option next time.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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113 reviews 113 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

We were visiting the area on our way to the lowveld and wanted to have a bite. We had some burgers and it was very good. Service was addeqoute. I only which the local authorities would do something about the harrasment from the car guards and hawkers.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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33 reviews 33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

I keep saying that I will never go to a restaurant if I see it is empty, but I keep doing it and so I never learn. The Poacher is in my opinion a place to avoid. The ambiance is that of a place where seedy people go to as that would be the only place where they are tolerated.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Disgusting attitude by staff against a gay couple we were with. Not a place to go if you celebrate the wonderful diversity of race, ethnicity, sexuality and more that our wonderful Rainbow Nation has to offer. This is however the only pub in the town, so if you do not fit strict stereotypes of white, heterosexual, middle class, I would... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
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92 reviews 92 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

I've been there twice now a year apart and both times the food was average at best. Prices not bad, but wouldn't pay those prices for the food received. Service was good, atmosphere was good, but that doesn't make up for the food. Also it was fairly cold and one of our members ordered a coffee, only to be informed... More 

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Thank you for a Good party on Saturday. Our firsts visit to Dullstroom and we will be back. Love the owners

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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30 reviews 30 reviews
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Good head on the Guinness. Next to the fire. Nice place when you get here on a Friday night. Abit small buy nice and friendly

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 66 Hugenote Street, Dullstroom, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Mpumalanga  >  Dullstroom

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: African

Description

Also has accommodation

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