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Brewer & Butcher

01 Strand Street | Strand Hotel Swakopmund, Swakopmund, Namibia
+264 64 411 4512
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“burger” (41 reviews)
“lamb shank” (12 reviews)
“skewers” (10 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 AM - 11:45 PM Hours
Steakhouse, German, Bar, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
01 Strand Street | Strand Hotel Swakopmund, Swakopmund, Namibia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I must say the food here is magical. My friends and i had to go there twice in one weekend on our trip to Swakopmund. The Food, the setting and the service very good.

Thank freddy s
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were with 3 couples and had made a reservation. In the beginning they couldn't find our a reservation, but after 5 or 10 minutes they took us to a table. The food was realy lovely and tasty. The service (Alfred) was incredibly good! Thanks...More

Thank Willem v
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting Swakopmund, a semi hometown for us, we took a stroll along the Molen and came across this lovely place. Inside a nice bar with TV screen, table for sit down meals and terraces with sea view. Simple menu but delicious foods. Beer tasting recommended....More

Thank Marlies V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for dinner on our last night in Swakop at Brewer&Butcher. We received such good service from all the staff and especially our waiter Eddie,thank you very much. The food was fabulous and probably if not the best Lamb shank i have had.....their burgers...More

Thank Sanet79
OL-Leisure, Manager at Brewer & Butcher, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Sanet79, It is so lovely to read such positive reviews. We are so pleased that you enjoyed our Lamb shank and tasty burgers. Thank you for complementing our friendly service staff, especially Eddie. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind regards Sterlia...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We only went for beer tasting but ended up having a light meal, funky interior with great service and food, a must see when you visit swakop

Thank Emmerentia N
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

been here so many time and have not had a bad experience yet...and the staff smile.. Food is nothing out of this world but as a package , definitely a place to come, esp considering the view and the protection from the wind. and as...More

Thank Etienne F
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

We were guided by the reviews on tripadvisor and this is indeed quite a nice restaurant, but we were sitting in a separate area, an extension of the main restaurant and that was less nice. The menu offers a good variety of dishes, but the...More

3  Thank HongKongTraveller3
OL-Leisure, Manager at Brewer & Butcher, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear HongKongTraveller3 Thank you for your comment on our beautiful restaurant. As we pride ourselves on delivering a memorable dining experience during your travels, we have unfortunately fallen short of our goal during your recent visit at Brewer and Butcher. Please accept our sincere apology...More

Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

We went as a group. Service were decent , beer and food were good. The fillet was great, cooked as ordered. Recommended for a nice evening out. Situated in an excellent looking hotel.

Thank Adventureandtravel
Reviewed August 12, 2018

The restaurant was quite the surprise. The food was amazing and the service received from Levi and Andreas was exceptional! Would most definitely recommend the gourmet burgers!

Thank Eriza W
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

We were in Swakopmund for 3 nights and visited this establishment in the 3rd night. Food was average and service poor. Asked waitress several times if they had grappa and even after every one finished their dessert still waited? Fortunately our group was jolly and...More

3  Thank RikaWB
OL-Leisure, Manager at Brewer & Butcher, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear RikaWB It is very disturbing to hear of your less than satisfactory dining experience during you visit in Swakopmund. We appreciate that you have shared your experience, highlighting all the areas we need to be aware of, to improve. We will take your review...More

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Questions & Answers
ludwig h
February 8, 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from LschatziS | Reviewed this property |
Hi Ludwig, you should apply/check for vacancies straight with O & L.
December 17, 2016|
Response from OL-Leisure | Property representative |
Dear Gillian, We do not serve a special Christmas eve dinner, but rather a Christmas lunch buffet. Please do not hesitate to contact me if I can assist in hosting you at any of our restaurants. Warm... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$12 - $25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:45 PM
12:00 AM - 11:45 PM
12:00 AM - 11:45 PM
12:00 AM - 11:45 PM
12:00 AM - 11:45 PM
12:00 AM - 11:45 PM
12:00 AM - 11:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 01 Strand Street | Strand Hotel Swakopmund, Swakopmund, Namibia
  • Location: Africa  >  Namibia  >  Erongo Region  >  Swakopmund
  • Phone Number: +264 64 411 4512
  • E-mail
A micro-brewery, beer garden, restaurant, bar, lounge with open fireplace, sea facing terrace with two “Boma” fire pits and a fireplace. An á la carte restaurant menu for lunch, dinner and bar-snacks specializing in Namibian, German and other meat dishes and featuring its own “craft” beer and on site micro-brewery. An opportunity to experience the actual brewing process.
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