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The Connection - CLOSED

Main Street, Swellendam, South Africa
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Apr 13, 2014
“"The Connection" Restaurant closed down”
Feb 18, 2014
“loads of yummy food”
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African, Vegetarian Friendly
Main Street, Swellendam, South Africa
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31 - 38 of 38 reviews

Reviewed February 18, 2012

no menu--and that makes it a special restaurant--food fantastic and if you can manage to eat it and still want more the owners offer you more!

Thank rhousecowpe
Reviewed October 24, 2011

You have to stop in At The Connection if you pass through Swellendam, for dinner! it has a real family feel to it and the food was delicious! The owners, Jenny and Ollie, take pride in their little family restaurant, serving food that is prepared...More

1  Thank Zoe C
Reviewed June 8, 2011

i visited this little gem of a place, with the majestic mountain backdrop on the recommendation of a friend. she suggested i search for the keywords 'connection restaurant swellendam' on youtube and lo and behold, i found a short video showing the patio and dining...More

Thank PeterHughes48
Reviewed January 28, 2011

I advice everyone - almost implore you all - to make a stop at the Connection restaurant if you find yourself in the area of Swellendam! It is an absolute pleasure of an experience. I went there with a few friends early January, not quite...More

Thank NJousse
Reviewed November 18, 2010

Heartily agree with all previous comments. This was eating out with a difference and after each course you are asked if you would like more. Just wish there had been more people in the restaurant the night we visited.

Thank haggisbasher48
Reviewed January 20, 2010

The difference is that there is no menu here! Basically what happens is that there is one starter and then several types of meat, served with vegetables. Maybe that description does not do the place justice, because the quality of the meat was out of...More

Thank oakroyd
Reviewed December 4, 2009

We annually visit Swellendam and the Connection is a must during our visit! If you have time ask the owner to make you Lasagne!!!!

Thank silage
Reviewed August 27, 2009

There isn't the conventional menu in this restaurant. A rich variety of food is prepared each evening and served as a delicious spread. We were a family of 5, children aged 13, 11 and 7. There was something for everyone and generous helpings. We had...More

Thank Joesolo
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Swellendam, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Overberg District  >  Swellendam
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