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Clarens Kooperasie Restaurant

280 Main Street, Clarens 9707, South Africa
+27 82 848 7437
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good22%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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280 Main Street, Clarens 9707, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We only went for dessert, a friend recommended the brownies, and it was worth it. They have typical South African cuisine!

Thank Mariana v
Reviewed 2 days ago

The service at this restaurant was quick, friendly and helpful. We were delighted by the location at the back of the restaurant with a real rural feel. If you need a brake while in Clarens, consider this lovely place.

Thank Daniel M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had really nice food. Menu was just a bit expensive for most of the food. I would recommend the Barbarians steak for a couple.

Thank PieterB880
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

There is a lovely play area for kids! The food was good and they have a kids menu. Good selection of beers too.

Thank TanyaM2906
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant was a good surprise for us. The beef shin that I ordered was fabulous. The drink was also delicious.

Thank Raquel V
Reviewed July 26, 2018

Yes we had a great time at Clarens Kooperasie Restaurant. Great food...Food that is different from all the other restaurants...Venison pie, Oxtail, "Skilpadjies", roosterkoek, pap and sous to name but a few. This is a great place to just relax and enjoy good food. Lots...More

1  Thank bronwynn193
Reviewed July 23, 2018

Based on other reviews we went there for dinner. The food was average. I was served an expired Smirnoff Spin, but they did replace it.

1  Thank Rentia V
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

We set out to find a place to eat. During weekends places are full and we were lucky to snatch the place they had for four. The service was devine and the waiters friendly and attentitive to all our needs. I had an oxtail, my...More

1  Thank mrabotha
Reviewed July 16, 2018

At 15h55 on a Sunday afternoon we walked in for an early dinner, after finding most restaurants in town closed. It was cold and unpleasant inside the restaurant with none of the heaters lit. The staff welcomed our group of six half-heartedly and closed the...More

Thank Kardoesie
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

We walked around the town of Clarens and looked at all restaurant menus before selecting, and each time the Kooperasie won in terms of our choice. The service of the waiters are firstly very warm and welcoming. They were excellent hosts. The food was so...More

1  Thank Kashi P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 280 Main Street, Clarens 9707, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Free State  >  Clarens
  • Phone Number: +27 82 848 7437
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