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52 Somerset Street, Graaff-Reinet 6280, South Africa
+27 87 550 1363
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (56 reviews)
“lamb shank” (51 reviews)
“cakes” (45 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
52 Somerset Street, Graaff-Reinet 6280, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in for lunch on a beastly hot day (40C) and didn't bring a good attitude with me. Charming place; nice folks. Unfortunately several loud children were also present along with a drop-kick dog that filled in when they were not being noisy enough. We...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Polka .... the best dot in the Karoo ! Off the beaten track but an awesome experience ... hire this chef ! A typical Karoo menu with magic The food is excellent and the sevice is great. Food is orgasmic and would win some Masterchef...More

Thank Gareth C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful quaint restaurant with outstanding menu and fantastic food and wine. Do not skip the dessert.

Thank Trudie d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Polka serves good food and has friendly service - the food is very well prepared. You can sit outside in the back yard or inside in the house. It is lovely in the evenings to sit outside either on the veranda or in the back...More

Thank 10,063,994
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spend a day in Graaf Reinette with family and were seeking a venue that would accommodate us for lunch. What a treat. Excellent quality food especially the bakery inside. The menu were excellent and the pricing good as well. Clean with professional service -...More

Thank RiaanSouthAfrica
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Try the game burger! Wicked. Good service. Best gourmet restaurant I have been to out of a major town.

Thank Lee G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped in for a quick breakfast and enjoyed the setup and interior. It is a nice creative space and the food was really good and made and dressed with purpose. The homebaked bread is a delight.

Thank Vossiepotch
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose this restaurant for both dinner and breakfast. Excellent service and a good menu. Friendly staff.

Thank Anton v
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the perfect spot to take a breather from the Karoo heat. Aircon cools the interior while the menu provides a variety of delicious options. Reasonably priced and the service is good.

Thank CareneMouton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely modern decor, exceptional bakery goods, nice home made jams, salts etc to buy as gifts. And then to too it all the service is friendly and the food exceptional. I can definitely recommend the croque monsier, as well as the pulled pork sandwich, but...More

Thank voyagersolo
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Arnold B
11 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from woo a | Reviewed this property |
Not too sure. However, the wine is not expensive so I am sure you will manage to find something nice. Enjoy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 Somerset Street, Graaff-Reinet 6280, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Graaff-Reinet
  • Phone Number: +27 87 550 1363
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