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Monks Cowl Country Club

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nr. Caithkin Estates, uKhahlamba-Drakensberg Park, South Africa
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

A group of us went to Monks Cowl for lunch, we were served by the Manager for the most part, not sure why as there were plenty staff around... Food was very reasonable in price, not amazing but okay. Our group was not allowed to sit together even though there were plenty of empty tables we were not allowed to... More 

Thank robynj228
Durban, South Africa
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65 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2015

if you are looking for something else to do in the berg away from where you are staying here is a place offering a pub, pool,restaurant,golf and putt putt,the service is good but the beef curry I ordered came full of bones, when I complained I was advised it was a beef curry, told them I was from Durban and... More 

Thank Shane S
Kempton Park, South Africa
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80 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2015

This country club is now under new ownership and has drasticaly been improved. Not only is it a great cullinary experiance but you could very well book accommodation with them, which has been upgraded.

Thank gerhard702014
Howick, South Africa
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44 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2015

Always a good meal. Specials on several days of the week. Food is always hot. Bar attached to restaurant. Staff most obliging. Easy access to the numerous accommodation venues in the area. Also has accommodation.

Thank MandR50
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 June 2012

We ate at Monks Cowl Country Club in April 2012. Service is South Africa can be patchy, but we have rarely if ever encountered such attitude from the staff. Decor and food reminded me of north whales c. 1975. Fairly devoid of style, and astonishingly miserable to the taste. I had steak. Clearly frozen-defrosted-refrozen-defrosted. Disgusting. My wife had line fish... More 

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Restaurant Details

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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: nr. Caithkin Estates, uKhahlamba-Drakensberg Park, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  uKhahlamba-Drakensberg Park

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?