Restaurants near Katse Dam
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and are not necessarily the actual travelling
Fouriesburg Asian restaurant
Fouriesburg (46.8 km from Katse Dam)
Franshoek Mountain Lodge boasts a beautiful setting and charming rustic interior that makes diners feel at home the moment they set foot in the door. The restaurant has a set menu that offers mainly Asian and Thai dishes, including spring rolls and a red coconut chicken curry served with minted soya and onion salad. A great wine list is available. set menu brimful of authentic Asian and Thai flavours is on the cards here.
Fouriesburg Continental restaurant
Fouriesburg (61.3 km from Katse Dam)
The main thatched lodge, where the bar and restaurant is situated, is in peaceful surroundings with breathtaking views, and in the evenings, clear starry skies. The dinners are of continental and local flavours.
The main lodge also has a cozy bar to enjoy with friends or make new ones; there is also a pool table and children’s room, where the children can play safely, while parents enjoy a well deserved break.
We’ll have you falling in love with this restaurant and the peace and serenity it will drown you in! The restaurant open Friday and Saturday nights, and Saturday and Sunday lunches.
Maseru Seafood restaurant
Maseru (67.7 km from Katse Dam)
Ocean Basket is a popular South African restaurant offering hearty, fresh seafood at affordable prices. The extensive menu caters for all tastes, and even for the little ones. All main meals come with either stir fry, rice, chips or salad.
The fun, vibrant kids’ meals like ‘Mermaids Calamari Rings’ and ‘Captain Hook’s Prawns’ will make sure your brood is satisfied and healthy. There are also great seafood platters on offer and mouth-watering sushi, maki, sashimi and fashion sandwiches.
Ladybrand Contemporary restaurant
Ladybrand (71.3 km from Katse Dam)
The Duck Pond Restaurant is set amidst beautiful gardens and offer home-style cuisine with flair. The restaurant is not only popular for their a la carte menu, but also as a function venue. It includes a cigar bar, a conference centre and an outside deck. Enjoy great food, a beverage of choice and a tranquil atmosphere at Duck Pond.
Ladybrand Light Meals restaurant
Ladybrand (71.5 km from Katse Dam)
A formerly deserted shed on an old railway siding in Ladybrand has been brought back
to life as a whimsical restaurant-café, where the emphasis is on good, simple, impossibly fresh fare.
Our goal is achieving a low carbon footprint. Apart from the freshly brewed coffee, most of our ingredients are locally sourced. We use locally grown organic wheat and rye flour for our homemade bread. Fresh fruit, berries and eggs are from nearby farms. Crispy salad greens and herbs are harvested in our garden. The open oven is fired with locally sourced alien wattle.
Children are welcome, and we have a gift shop with Living Life handmade products.
We are open from Tuesdays to Saturdays, from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. The kitchen closes promptly at 3:00 pm. We are closed on Sundays and Mondays.
There is also the Living Life Factory, where local workers create handmade crafts.
Rosendal Country restaurant
Rosendal (77.7 km from Katse Dam)
Handelshuis is a small, quaint market-like shop and restaurant that transports you to a different era the moment you set foot in the door. The small menu offers good quality, wholesome meals that are made using only the freshest produce ensuring great farm-style flavours. The breakfasts are moreish and definitely recommended. There are regular theatre productions and live entertainment on over weekends, and a three-course dinner together with a show in this quaint venue is an absolute experience.
Clarens South African restaurant
Clarens (82.1 km from Katse Dam)
This diners pilgrimage serves sensational pies, succulent steaks and generous portions of deliciousness on a plate.
Phatt Chef Restaurant is a simply superb dining experience in Clarens.
Clarens International restaurant
Clarens (82.7 km from Katse Dam)
The seasonal menu boasts handmade bread, soups and hearty continental country cooking. Chilly winters are warmed by roaring fires and home cooked meals while summer beacons sunsets lingering around lush gardens and a refreshing dam.
Enjoy continental specialties brimming with seasonal choices such as homemade bread, hearty soups or healthy fresh salads. Start the day with a traditional country style breakfasts in picturesque surrounds at Caldedon Gardens Restaurant in Clarens.
Clarens Italian restaurant
Clarens (83.1 km from Katse Dam)
This gastronomic affair can be found in the artsy district of Clarens, where delightful arrays of culinary festivities await, ready to tantalize. Gourmet pizzas brim with endless toppings cooked in traditional wood fired oven, homemade pastas, meze platters and elegant surrounds.
Enjoy delights such as "wild pizza's", topped with smoked salmon, brie cheese, cranberry salsa and avocado or a delicious specialty house pudding pizza layered with chocolate, caramel, strawberries, cherries and marshmallows.
Mosaic Pizzeria offers spectacular views and chilled out vibes wrapped in various displays of mosaic art from talented artists
Clarens Grills restaurant
Clarens (83.1 km from Katse Dam)
Artist’s Café in Clarens is located at the Windmill Center on Clarens Square, flanked by majestic views of the mountains.
This daytime culinary retreat offers a varied selection of light meals, famous country pancakes, sweet or savory and scrumptious breakfasts, grills and platters. Compliment a aromatic coffee with a captivating slice of cake.
Put up your feet, relax and enjoy the fresh mountain air chilled by mellow music and splashes of colorful artwork displayed by local artists. Kiddies can revel on the shady playground enjoying a delicious kiddies menu.
Clarens South African restaurant
Clarens (83.7 km from Katse Dam)
Serving South African cuisine, the daytime restaurant offers lunch in relaxed setting.
Housed inside an old sandstone barn, the menu proffers 3 course meals, braai’s and decadent deserts.
Clarens Country restaurant
Clarens (84.1 km from Katse Dam)
Fantastic atmosphere, excellent food and world-class wines compliments true country hospitality and delicious robust country cuisine.
Enjoy dining with a personal touch during chilly winters savoring delicate venison, roast Lamb shank, Duck, Trout and Free State oxtail.
The pub lunch menu compliments languid dining alongside lighter meals, pizza and entertaining children’s menu.
Visit Duck and Hound Family Steakhouse for a taste of atmospheric dining in the Eastern Free State Highlands of Clarens.