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Petena's Pancakes

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Main Str., Sabie 1260, South Africa (Formerly Petena's Pancake House)
+27 13 764 1541
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We made a coffee stopp there during our trip to Hazyview. We really enjoyed the friendly staff and the view around the restaurant. We can really recommend the pancake (with ice cream).

Thank Bernd S
Centurion, South Africa
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530 reviews
272 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 830 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

My husband and I stopped at Patena’s Pancakes on 12 August 2016 on our way to White River. We were warmly welcomed inside the restaurant. Inside as well as outside seating areas were available. The menu boasted sweet and savoury pancakes, breakfast and light meals. The menu was very reasonably priced. My husband had filter coffee which was presented in... More 

Thank zerwickrenatevictor
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Visited petenas for a quick lunch and was as always value , quality and friendly service. All you would expect from this place. Nice stop and go.......

Thank Kevconcasnin
Durbanville, South Africa
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55 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

Very run down restaurant and it feels like the owner/manager is not really interested. The pancakes were average so was the service.

Thank Eater167
Cape Town
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36 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

I stopped at Petena for a pancake before meeting up with friends. The place was freezing. It was a cold day which made it even worse. When I asked the owner about getting heaters she said that it usually does not get that cold. This I cannot believe as Sabie in winter reaches single digit figures.

Thank ML V
Pretoria, South Africa
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101 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed delicious pancakes at Patena's. The service was fast and friendly and we had a beautiful view over Sabie. I recommended this restaurant.

Thank Rudi O
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7 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Petena offers a wide range of pancakes to suite even the most peckish eaters taste buds. Come and enjoy.

Thank Susan O
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

I hated being ripped off at Harry's at Graskop. What a relief to find Carol at Petena's. Amazing service and way better priced.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Friendly owners and has WiFi to share! Don't forget to try their savoury pancakes. They r delicious. The parking cost 2 rand.

Thank John G
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

Delicious food and lovely friendly owners and staff make your visit all the more homely. A not to miss culinary visit

Thank Kerry And Robbi... M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Str., Sabie 1260, South Africa (Formerly Petena's Pancake House)
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Mpumalanga  >  Sabie
  • Phone Number: +27 13 764 1541

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