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Karoopot Restaurant

6 Baron van Reede Street, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
+27 44 272 3570
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good32%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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“sushi” (38 reviews)
“onion rings” (4 reviews)
“kebab” (4 reviews)
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Sushi, African, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
6 Baron van Reede Street, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
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Reviewed January 9, 2017

The food was good and fresh. We thoroughly enjoyed the sushi and went back for more later on in the evening. Our server - Latifah was welcoming, friendly and just excellent. I was supervised to hear that the place shares the same owner with Brian's...More

1  Thank Ipeleng P
Reviewed January 3, 2017

This restaurant was recommended by our B&B. Remember that this restaurant is at the bottom end of Baron van Reede, just opposite the museum. Don't try to walk from 70 Baron van Reede if you are not up for it. The restaurant is for informal...More

1  Thank LeonDidi
Reviewed December 28, 2016

Passing through Oudtshoorn, we stopped for lunch at the Karoopot. What a disappointment. We were looking for nice ostrich (Oudtshoorn claim to fame) and all we got were dried out, off the shelf burgers. But there service was friendly and efficient and the beer cold.

1  Thank hanns b
Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

En route to the end destination we stopped in Oudtshoorn with the family for an early evening dinner, the restaurant was already busy and buzzing upon arrival from the late afternoon diners. We took this as a good sign and sat down for bite to...More

1  Thank PhenoTraveller
Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

Good service, not great food. Hake main dry, calamari main tough. Pity as its a good venue. Stay away from the fish dishes, stick to steaks

Thank Andre N
Reviewed December 20, 2016 via mobile

Went for a nice dinner at karoopot restaurant The sprinkling system has a nice cooling effect on the restaurant in the summer days Excellent cocktails, fast and friendly service and delicious food, the best waiters, Just the place to be

1  Thank JanaSerfi
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Reviewed December 20, 2016 via mobile

Wow Karoopot. The family decide they want to go Traditional. What a good choice. Malay Curry and green bean bredie a must. Definitely recommended. Wow service.

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed December 19, 2016 via mobile

Generous portions of food well prepared and tastes delicious..the atmosphere is great and the service is good.

1  Thank sarnevdm
Reviewed November 28, 2016 via mobile

Several things are just wrong at this restaurant. The sprinkler system is a great idea - if there's no water problem - but in wind it rather gets you wet than cooling the air. The restaurant was basically empty and the food still arrived rather...More

4  Thank Antje T
Reviewed November 7, 2016

We were a family of 4 adults and 3 children seeking a simple meal in informal family-friendly surroundings and were recommended to Karoopot by the owners of La Pension. The food & service we received was good -- probably helped by the fact that the...More

1  Thank AndyW1704
Karoopot R, Manager at Karoopot Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 20, 2016

Hello there. We would like to thank you from Karoopot restaurant for your review and visit. Hope to see you soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $12
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks, Late Night
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Baron van Reede Street, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Oudtshoorn
  • Phone Number: +27 44 272 3570
  • E-mail
Warm,welcoming and friendly staff awaits your arrival at Karoo Pot Restaurant - truely a jewel in the Karoo! Our traditional African cuisine can be enjoyed either outside by the fish pond, or inside where the fireplace lightens up the atmosphere! For the sushi lovers-come and meet our chef from China! Our Sushi bar is the only one in town with Chinese Chefs making fresh sushi everyday, and definitely worth visiting! Our mouth watering traditional food menu, will definitely make you want to come back again! We salute you!
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