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Oude Postkantoor

Groenfontein Road, Calitzdorp 6660, South Africa
+27 83 285 4751
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Sunday Pitstop

Unexpected coffee and art shop on the scenic dirt road lined with blooming aloes. Relaxed... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
FerreiraSouthAfrica
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George, South Africa
Coffee on cycle tour

Great value and super food and sevice for weary cyclists. Quaint stopover after wine tasting at Pet... read more

Reviewed April 13, 2018
Judy V
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Oude Postkantoor is a Gallery and Coffee shop situated on the scenic Groenfontein road 14,5Km from Calitzdorp. Serving light lunches, coffee, cake and soft drinks, we are a welcome stop at the foot of the Swartberg, a stones throw away from the Retreat at Groenfontein, and the Donkey Trail.
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Groenfontein Road, Calitzdorp 6660, South Africa
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+27 83 285 4751
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Unexpected coffee and art shop on the scenic dirt road lined with blooming aloes. Relaxed atmosphere awaits. Beautiful art pieces on display. Enjoyed awesome mid morning eats at very affordable prices.They serve the best hot chocolate. Definitely a must

Thank FerreiraSouthAfrica
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Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

Great value and super food and sevice for weary cyclists. Quaint stopover after wine tasting at Pet er Begley.

Thank Judy V
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Reviewed January 8, 2018

We we're utterly surprised with this awesome visit! Where will you get 4 cups of filter coffee for only R10.00! Food portions are big enough to share, VERY tasty, well presented and exceptional service. A MUST see!

Thank 795rayc
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Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

Mike and Peter created an amazing little hideaway to have brunch at in the middle of nowhere. Such a charming setting with warm and friendly hosts. Not to be missed if you pass through Calitzdorp over a weekend.

Thank Milkmanlouis
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Reviewed September 5, 2017

This coffee shop is an excellent stop on the drive through the mountains The setting is serene The service is excellent and the cake is fresh and delicious and prices are extremely reasonable Only open weekends There is also an excellent art gallery

Thank Laura L
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Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

Situated outside of Calitzdorp, but well worth the drive. A great selection of art, paired with a tranquil setting of beautiful natural surroundings and traditional karoo hospitality. Everything on the menu is freshly prepared, simple and unpretentious, yet absolutely delicious. The quiches are divine! Also,...More

1  Thank Rudolph M
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Reviewed October 17, 2016

We cycled there (passed it) as a family. An interesting 14km one way route which could be extended to 20km or more (one way). Had something to drink, got fresh water and ice and sat under the trees at the river. A pleasant surprise and...More

Thank philipv450
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Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

I wasn't sure the14km drive for lunch would be worth it with 3 small children, but I'm super chuffed we went. The valley is amazingly beautiful. The road is in excellent condition and the destination was great. The kids walked down to the stream and...More

Thank Richard H
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Reviewed July 26, 2016

a lovely scenic roads between the farms and mountains with a nice stop for coffee and cake!! There is also an art gallery.

Thank MAgdalena B
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Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

We stopped for a tea break at the Oude Poskantoor after a day of sight seeing, on our way back to The Retreat At Groenfontein. Charming setting, good cake, friendly local owner and the coolest home-sewn draw string pants made it a good visit!

Thank vixstroud
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