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Crn Bathurst & Market Streets, Grahamstown, South Africa
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
4 Mar 2018
12 Jul 2017
“Great food”
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Crn Bathurst & Market Streets, Grahamstown, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Now I must confess that I feel that this is a Grahamstown hidden gem and I advertise this reluctantly, fearing the multitudes may flock there and over-run the place. First of all the place is just full of history, the walls covered with old art...More

Thank brianfQ3331OT
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Heard great things about it. Came to have dinner. Food very but on the expensive side. Very cosy bar and dinning area. Staff are very friendly and helpful. Overall very good experience. Would recommend the lamb shank

Thank Mike K
Reviewed 24 December 2016

We live in Grahamstown and this is one of our favorites. Probably one of the lest known gems in Grahamstown. It is reminiscent of old style dining. The food is always good - fine wine list and not over priced. You will not be disappointed.

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Reviewed 23 November 2016

We have not been here for lunch for a while. We were the only patron's and the lunch menu was really uninspiring, our choice of venison pie was not available so we were offered the dinner menu. We both choose steak Diane. The large piece...More

Thank lynandgra2014
Reviewed 30 July 2015

If you want some fine dining and a special night out, or a treat during the festival, then do go here. This little gem is perhaps not in the best spot in town, but is of historic interest, beautifully restored and makes up for its...More

Thank Wolery
Reviewed 27 July 2015

Had dinner here two nights and each time enjoyed the fare...lamb shank that melts off the bone and steak Diane perfectly prepared...it's rather surprising given the hotel in which the restaurant is situated, however, it is good dinner food, not fancy but well-prepared and flavorful.

Thank PlatinumHoney
Reviewed 18 July 2015

Brilliant food, though at Joburg prices for a small town- it is worth it. Try make a reservation for earlier as their specials sell out and are the highlight for me. Good wine list with some real bargains. Have a drink in the bar first,...More

Thank JuliaCFish
Reviewed 8 September 2014 via mobile

The service was brilliant - really going the extra mile for me. And the food was delicious. You do pay for what you get, but thoroughly enjoyed the experience!

Thank Linda D
Reviewed 3 July 2014

Had a delicious mean at the historic Norden's. The service was excellent and the fillet steak exceptional. Definitely, for me, the best Restuarant in Grahamstown. Have eaten there over many years when in Grahamstown and they have kept up the quality. The site has great...More

Thank HenryBl
Reviewed 15 April 2014 via mobile

Some reviews talk of small portions and I thought it would be a case of quality over quantity but it wasn't. Main courses were very average considering their simplicity and carpaccio starter was buried in the salad. The apple and pear crumble dessert saved the...More

Thank David S
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  • Address: Crn Bathurst & Market Streets, Grahamstown, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Grahamstown
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A national monument which hast hosted many Dignatories in its time including Nelson Mandela. Fantastic food made with fresh ingredients. Lovel spot for a special mean. Reasonably priced.
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