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JC

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Pizza, Diner
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Church Street, Colesberg 9795, South Africa
+27 51 753 1170
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2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

We had the lamb livers and the 'Windpomp Pizza', also lamb, which is very unique and really tasteful. Also received quick and friendly service. Walking distance from most accommodation. Great pick for a Colesberg Dinner and Karoo experience. 👍🏻

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Thank Jacque-louis J
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

Thanks to TA, we went to dinner at JC's whilst stopping in Colesburg for the night. We were especially looking for Lamb, a local delicacy. Not disappointed, owner managed and run, cold beer and great lamb. Other dishes going past looked good as well, Anyway, we had lamb shank and lamb chops. We shared th meat. Both the shank and... More 

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Thank HomerSimpson2
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

JC has a nice atmosphere and we ate in the garden. Staff is friendly and they offer pizzas which makes the choice for veggies a bit easier. I assembled my own pizza and it was very nice. The leftover was take home to eat in the car for lunch the next day. Shame they didn't have the lamb shank on... More 

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Thank AnneJeroen
Belgium
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46 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

Great food, good beer and friendly owner (Husband, wife and son). We were the only ones so far that offered food to the Pubs cat and it was eaten.....

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Thank wanderwomantravels
Dana Bay, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

We popped in for dinner enroute to Kruger Park. Wholesome food, well presented, excellent service and lovely old world ambience, in a relaxed atmosphere. Owner also introduced himself which was a nice gesture.

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Thank maureenrrr
Western Cape, South Africa
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45 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

We had dinner here en route to Kruger Park. The restaurant is a quaint Karoo building with good food and friendly staff. We enjoyed a pleasant and relaxed evening there.

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Thank Vinnie275
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

I visited JC's in March driving down to Cape Town and had an awesome and warm evening. The food was wholesome and well prepared, I would recommend anyone to stay next door and eat at JC's. I will certainly be staying again someday!👍😀

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Thank Shaun C
Bloemfontein, South Africa
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Nice economical food, in clean restaurant with a truly karoo feel to it. Service was good, and food didn’t take long to prepare. Helps wen your traveling through, and need a quicker bite to eat.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

My second time here when traveling from CT to JHB. I was greeted by the owner who welcomed me to each person at the bar. Felt at home... I recommend the chops. I've had them both times. Karoo lamb at its finest.

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Thank Graemeswanepoel2
Bilene, Mozambique
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Great food. You have to try the "Skaapstertjies/Lamb tails" starter. Perfect location, they will deliver to you as well. Very cozy with fire place and a separate bar for smokers.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Pizza, Diner
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Street, Colesberg 9795, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Northern Cape  >  Colesberg
  • Phone Number: +27 51 753 1170

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?