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Kalinka - CLOSED

93 Baron Van Reede Street, Oudtshoorn 6620, South Africa
+27 44 279 2596
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Apr 3, 2014
“Not Open !!!”
Jan 2, 2014
“Dissapointing food. Bad service. Overrated place.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
African, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
93 Baron Van Reede Street, Oudtshoorn 6620, South Africa
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Reviewed March 14, 2013

We traveled to Oudtshoorn recently with 2 friends from the UK and we had booked dinner at Kalinka's on a Saturday night well in advance after recommendations from other friends in Cape Town. We had high expectations When we arrived we were seated on our...More

2  Thank hamiltonhousecapetow
Reviewed March 14, 2013

Recommended by our hotel and Trip Adviser, Kalinka is an outstanding restaurant and first place we encounter ostrich. we find it lean, delicious and a "health food" that is low in fat, cholestrol and even good for your blood pressure. Besides all that, I have...More

Thank unhappytraveller123
Reviewed March 14, 2013

Kalinka should and must one of the Top 10 restaurants in South Africa within the next 2 years, otherwise it is a shame, disgrace and bais affair! From the starter to dessert was absolutely excellent! Its been years since I have had such a dining...More

Thank FrancoisBrill
Reviewed March 9, 2013

Where do I begin...ambience good but not inviting, cosy or special....staff patronising and arrogant....food for our party varied from good to disappointing....prices exorbitant compared to other quality establishments in the Western Cape....trying to be exclusive and different without the know-how....maybe riding just a tad too...More

2  Thank Marlumus
Reviewed March 4, 2013

We went to the Kalinka on night 1 in Oudtshoorn - and of course again on night 2 ! Perfect ambience and very good lighting and decoration.

Thank OleSchweiz
Reviewed February 20, 2013

This was probably thebest eating experience in our visit to South Africa - and we ate in some great places

Thank artaar
Reviewed February 19, 2013 via mobile

I have had amazing meals at Kalinka over the years and everyone was so special. Tonight was no exception, but with a twist, I was meeting with Nelmarie to talk over my new wine list, two properties away from Kalinka at ArtKaroo when we decided...More

Thank Tertius M
Reviewed February 19, 2013

What a jewel in Oudtshoorn. This restaurant boasts Good food which can be enjoyed in a lovely setting.

Thank Tamsyn L
Reviewed February 15, 2013

This was our best meal during of 6 week stay in South Africa. Ostrich and beef dishes were great as well as the desserts. Nice outside seating, good service.

Thank Chances99
Reviewed February 10, 2013

This is one of those restaurants where you immediately notice that the owners are involved and passionate about their restaurant and patrons. The owners go all out to make you feel special and attend to every need. We had dinner at kalinka's the second time...More

Thank BV171
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$10 - $15
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 93 Baron Van Reede Street, Oudtshoorn 6620, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Oudtshoorn
  • Phone Number: +27 44 279 2596
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