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Tambarina Guest House & Restaurant

77 Rissik Street, Komatipoort 1340, South Africa
+27 13 793 7057
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“chicken” (20 reviews)
“prawns” (59 reviews)
“seafood” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
77 Rissik Street, Komatipoort 1340, South Africa
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11 - 20 of 185 reviews

Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for Light lunch food really is delicious. Prices a little high. Atmosphere great, as well as the service. Worth a try, am sure you will not be disappointed.

Thank HelenMcRitchie
Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

6 prawn loving people highly advised through trip advisor visited this restaurant, was given bad prawns

Thank Schalk L
Reviewed June 16, 2017 via mobile

Gosh so surprised to find such a delicious and fresh lunch in the middle of Komatiepoort. Prawns from Mozambique. All had variety of starters mushrooms,livers and snails. Mains I had chicken, fantastic rest had prawns,calamari and kingklip. Great lunch. Recommend

Thank Shirls45
Reviewed June 5, 2017

We treated ourselves to an evening meal last week. The kitchen took a long time but the wait was worth it. I had 8 Queen prawns and my husband the seafood rice dish. Huge helpings which could easily be shared. The only distraction was a...More

Thank Tod3
Reviewed May 10, 2017 via mobile

Had a great dinner and fantastic birthday lunch of special prawns crab curry and peri peri chicken with ice cold 2M beer served in frozen glasses. Be prepared to pay as it's expensive but the foods great. Recommended.

Thank William G
Reviewed May 5, 2017 via mobile

Food was excellent. Restaurant was packed. Staff so friendly and accommodating. Can't wait to visit again

Thank Karen01052017
Reviewed May 2, 2017 via mobile

Year on year we have been dining at this venue and year on year it's gone backwards and this place has lost its finesse. Sadly so. Food is not what it used to be, takes too long, flavors have disappeared. Service is dismal. Very expensive...More

1  Thank Roy L
Reviewed April 30, 2017 via mobile

Went to Tambarina with our kids and grandma and -pa. Great choiche and value. Food is delicious and served with a warm smile. Will be back!

Thank keesenpetra2015
Reviewed April 13, 2017 via mobile

We absolutely love this place! We are always greeted with a smile, the staff is great and very helpful and Hannes always makes sure that everyone is having the best possible experience. The seafood and the fact that there is always ice cold 2M is...More

Thank Marlene C
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Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

Our first visit was 17 years ago! We could not wait to share the experience with our kids. It exceeded our expectations and the kids were highly impressed! Hope we do not have to wait 17 years again.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Anne K
October 17, 2017|
Response from Shirls45 | Reviewed this property |
Don’t think you need to book it’s not peak season. Not sure what prices will be like now. But wasn’t expensive
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 77 Rissik Street, Komatipoort 1340, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Mpumalanga  >  Komatipoort
  • Phone Number: +27 13 793 7057
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