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Poacher

$$ - $$$
Bar, Pub
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66 Naledi Drive, Dullstroom 1110, South Africa
+27 13 254 0108
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9:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 9:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 9:30 am - 2:00 am
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

There didn't appear any other places (with patrons) open when I arrived tired and stressed on on a cold, rainy, misty evening. The non smoking dining area had one couple and wasn't very inspiring, but there was a warm fire and some locals in the (smoking) pub section. The waiter/barman Terence (I think his name was) recommended the Lamb pie.... More 

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Thank Jillian L
Kansas City
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had dinner here. There was a variety to choose from on the menu. I had a bacon and chicken salad which was okay but the dressing for it was not great. My husband had beef lasagne that was large with lots of beef did not really resemble lasagne as we know it. The house red wine was adequate in... More 

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Thank dixiepeach
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3 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Small place with a pub like feel and plenty out doors siting benches - under the Dullstroom night sky. Fair service, average food at average prices. At around 9.00 in the evening, the lights get dimmed and the music goes up transforming the whole place into a club. A place where you will find most local youngsters having fun at.... More 

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Thank Stelios P
Boksburg, South Africa
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 16, 2017

Their pies are absolutely to die for. The service was excellent and the food was reasonably priced and extremely well presented and absolutely delicious

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Thank Alethea1958
JHB
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2016

Good service Food was ok But the vibe is what makes it Lots to look at and watch A great traditional spot

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Thank 750katherinec
Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
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187 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 17, 2016

I have eaten at many restaurants but the Poacher is certainly one of the best. The atmosphere is very casual and the Eisbein I had was the best I've ever had !. The pricing is very reasonable and the service great. Highly recommended !

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Thank hendrix2015
Hoedspruit, South Africa
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2016 via mobile

The kiddies food (milkshakes & pastas) came quickly, leaving them to fill their hungry tummies and then proceed to play on the jungle gym and rather large lawn. The food was really of a good quality (pot pie & basket) - an enjoyable experience.

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Thank jacquesmoller
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2016

We had a nice lunch with family. The beef curry, and Alfred pasta were great hits! This was our third time eating here while driving through Dullstroom. We will be back! The kids also love a play area. The facilities do need a bit of TLC though!

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Thank Lizette B
Johannesburg, South Africa
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

Wife had vegetable soup that she raved about. I had chicken livers. Sauce was bland. Can't recommend that dish. Service good.

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Thank Allan B
Pretoria, South Africa
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

We had lunch at Poachers while we where in Dullstroom. The service was good and the food was ok. We ordered an item on the menu just to be told that they did not have it.

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Thank Sue T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$28 - $120
Cuisine
Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
9:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
9:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
9:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
9:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
9:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
9:30 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 66 Naledi Drive, Dullstroom 1110, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Mpumalanga  >  Dullstroom
  • Phone Number: +27 13 254 0108
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?