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Die Strandloper

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Langebaan Street, Langebaan, Saldanha Bay Municipality 7357, South Africa
+27 22 772 2490
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Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed January 4, 2017

This was billed as a seafood buffet experience at R300 per person. The location is excellent, right on the beachfront. The inside is very rustic with wooden benches and low stone tables. The toilets are 2 rows of Portaloos, one male and one female. The food was six separate courses, spread over about 3 hours, partly help yourself, partly served... More 

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2 Thank Alastair C
Saint Nom la Breteche
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493 reviews
264 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

Don't expect nice table cloth or even forks and knives. A mussel shell will do. Great atmosphere family and friendly. T'en course lunch which lasts 3 hours including crayfish. You will eat good fish relax and spend refreshing hours

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Thank Francois L
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Reviewed January 3, 2017 via mobile

This was the first time we were there on christmas but the third overall and they have always served the best food. Its always a wonderful experience to eat delicious food whilst being on the beach with your toes in the sand. And on christmas they had a crayfish shaped sponge cake!! Amazing!

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Thank kalyca18
Western Cape, South Africa
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed January 3, 2017 via mobile

We were a group of 15 people local and from abroad. The food was over cook and bland. The toilets are disgusting, we were ashamed that we took our guests.

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1 Thank mlanibasson
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

What an experience! If you like fish this is the place to come! The setup, the staff, the food all incredible. Don't miss an opportunity to come here. Such a unique experience!

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1 Thank RowanMcC
Pretoria, South Africa
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76 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed December 22, 2016 via mobile

The beach is devine. Huge boulders with little puddles of water. . A real gem. We didn't get an opportunity to eat at the restaurant as it was fully booked and we did not make prior arrangements. The menu looked wonderful though. Be hungry before you go. The food is prepared in front of you and I could see the... More 

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Johannesburg
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed December 21, 2016

Different is what I thought when we got to the Strandlooper :) We sat near the open braai area. they had black mussels in wine , fish curry, angel fish and snoek, grilled haarders, smoked angel fish, snoek with sweet or steamed potato, plus waterblommertjie bredie and the best bread and roll ever.We finished with koeksisters and strong coffee. The... More 

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Thank bb243
Johannesburg, South Africa
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52 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed December 20, 2016 via mobile

We booked here with family we had not seen in many years as this was "a great restaurant". What a disappointment - food was okay at best and we were seated near what they call the bathrooms, so seeing your food with all the flies around is very difficult. It got worse: the toilets were pumped out towards the end... More 

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1 Thank Kobus V
Botswana
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69 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed December 18, 2016 via mobile

If you're in Langbaan you can't miss this place! Great atmosphere and location on the beach! The food is very tasteful but a lot so temper in the beginning. You can bring your own drinks here.

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Thank Katrijn_Jeroen
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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196 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed December 17, 2016 via mobile

We had a great family braai at The Strandloper. The food was very good and served in a relaxed yet organized fashion. Although there was a reasonable sea breeze, the location is very protected from the wind. We took our own cooler box of drinks which is encouraged. Will definitively go back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
African, Seafood, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Scenic view, Large groups, Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Langebaan Street, Langebaan, Saldanha Bay Municipality 7357, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Saldanha Bay Municipality  >  Langebaan
  • Phone Number: +27 22 772 2490

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