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Abysinia in Kensington

Abysinia

Kensington African restaurant in Kensington

A thoroughly authentic restaurant serving the finest in Ethiopian cuisine. With offerings you won’t find anywhere else such as ting-sour Injera flatbread, Abysinia is the place to go for a truly unique dining experience. For a little of everything, ask for a platter and you will not be disappointed. Prices are incredibly reasonable. The drinks are equally exciting with strong, fresh coffee as well as local and Ethiopian wines. The casual, relaxed ambience and charming service make an experience at Abysinia one to remember.

Acacia Restaurant in Makhado (Louis Trichardt)

Acacia Restaurant

Makhado (Louis Trichardt) African restaurant in Makhado (Louis Trichardt)

Perched at the foothills of the mysterious Soutpansberg Mountains, Acacia Restaurant boasts full English breakfasts and delicious lunches and dinners. The cuisine touches on locally inspired dishes with explosions of taste dominating the palate. Peruse the menu feasting on tasty delights before rounding off a satisfying meal with cooling cocktails or soothing nightcaps under the starry skies in the comfort of the pergola. Acacia Restaurant caters for a delicious dining experience at The Gateway Inn in Makhado (Louis Trichard).

Africa Cafe in City Centre

Africa Cafe

City Centre African restaurant in City Centre

An unforgettable African banquet awaits you at Africa Cafe.With a menu that changes according to season, ensuring that only the freshest and finest ingredients are used in the preparation of the delicious dishes, Africa Cafe has true African dining perfected.Superbly warm and friendly staff are on hand and happy to take diners through the exciting offerings and will happily explain the authentic decor and paintings that adorn the walls.A healthy following of both tourists and locals make for an eclectic ambience, enhanced by the sound of drums and singing staff members!

AmaZink in Stellenbosch

AmaZink

Stellenbosch African restaurant in Stellenbosch

Stellenbosch’s Kayamandi (an informal settlement area) may not scream location- location- location for restaurant venue, but is home to AmaZink Eatery. The restaurant delivers a novel African eating experience that embraces and simultaneously invests in the local Stellenbosch community. The African theme of the restaurant is seen through to every detail. The décor is bold and loud in colour and service is hearty and friendly. All the traditional fare is unpretentious and prepared on wood burning fires. Even the beer is home brewed. Expect local favourites like pap and wors, but perhaps not quite as rustic as authenticity demands. With Bertus Basson (celebrity chef and co-owner of Overture Restaurant) overseeing the menu, there is a definite contemporary take on the local delicacies. The restaurant offers a wine list that supports farmers in the immediate vicinity. With prominent businessmen investing, AmaZink Eatery forms part of the Ikhaya Trust Centre and is driven to make a contribution to the social uplifting of the area. Inline with the venture’s policy, only locals to Kayamandi are employed at AmaZink.

Carnivore's African Restaurant in Muldersdrift

Carnivore's African Restaurant

Muldersdrift African restaurant in Muldersdrift

This unique African restaurant boasts a circular open fire with Masaai spears that holds a variety of 15 different types of meat, gently roasting away as you enjoy a memorable evening out with family and friends. Meats include game varieties such as crocodile, zebra, giraffe, impala, ostrich, and many more. Six assorted salads and six sauces complement your meal. 'Pap and sauce' and baked potatoes are also offered.

Chippa's Restaurant in Paarl

Chippa's Restaurant

Paarl African restaurant in Paarl

This 100% black owned restaurant immerses the palate in custom cuisine and cultural diversity. Offering African delicacies, this establishment shows an attractive exterior and interior dressed in artistic creations collaborated by local artists. Located adjacent to Mbekweni shopping centre, Chippa’s Restaurant is a welcoming break from everyday dining.

Chutzpah at the Phantom Forest in Knysna

Chutzpah at the Phantom Forest

Knysna African restaurant in Knysna

Indulge your fantasies and your senses at this sparkling Moroccan-style dining and leisure space. It’s always playtime in this exotic North African baroque eatery. The décor and cuisine is fun and fanciful from the mosaic chameleon to Gaudi-style lizard lazing off the pool, and colourful cocktails to tagines, dates and Turkish delight...from candelabra to mellow hubbly bubbly pipes. Need to know? Cuisine style is North African/Moroccan, 6 courses are served feasting style. Cost: Dinner is R300.00 pp excl. drinks and gratuity. Open for dinner Monday to Saturday from November to April.

Cognito in Stellenbosch

Cognito

Stellenbosch African restaurant in Stellenbosch

Listed as one of the Top 15 Fabulous Restaurants by Eat Out Magazine, makes Cognito restaurant in Stellenbosch a must try eating establishment. It is sophisticated and all things African with its menu and décor and offers visitors an eating experience that embodies local hospitality. The East and South African inspired menu is as diverse as it is exciting. It is a contemporary interpretation of traditional dishes. From nibbles like curry dusted popcorn and starters to full main courses, the menu caters for all supermbly, including children. Patrons are encouraged to enquire as to the latest flavour combinations when it comes to steak and poultry choices as the mains are constantly being reinvented. Wine enthusiasts will also not be disappointed with great regional selection of wines on offer and are encouraged to sign up for the restaurant’s food and wine pairing evenings. The social evenings are geared at having the guests’ imput on new wines and dishes to be included on the menu. Foodies will also not be able to resist the popular Curry Mondays (when all the curries are riduculously discounted to one price).

Crockafellas Restauarant in Mpumalanga

Crockafellas Restauarant

Mpumalanga African restaurant in Mpumalanga

Perched over the river scattered with crocodiles, diners enjoy bistro African cuisine and the local crocodiles up close and personal. Relax amongst the lovely gardens flanked by open views enjoying lunch alfresco or dinner by candlelight at Crockafellas Restaurant in Pestana Kruger Lodge.

Cycad Restaurant in Addo Elephant National Park

Cycad Restaurant

Addo Elephant National Park African restaurant in Addo Elephant National Park

Resting on the Zuurberg Pass, in the heart of frontier country, Cycad Restaurant exudes elegance and style reminiscent of a bygone era and true African hospitality. Peruse the a la carte and set menu brimming with country delights for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Housed inside a 150 yr old historical hotel, this manor house experience opens out its dining experience on a spectacular wide veranda and pool area serving delicious country cuisine. Cycad Restaurant embraces true African splendour in elegant charm for a pampered country dining retreat.

Dijo Restaurant in Muizenberg

Dijo Restaurant

Muizenberg African restaurant in Muizenberg

Celebrate the African heritage and discover the spirit of Africa with the tastes of real authentic African food. Dijo Restaurant offers and experience only extended through the hands of an African home. With authentic décor, art and music, patrons can celebrate and share the love of food in a setting that embodies the spirituality and creativity commonly found in an African home. Enjoy the most amazing traditional South African food, wholesome and simply delicious with no dictates or formalities. Savour real home-made pot bread with beef stew or mutton curry with pap and sweet potatoes before embarking on the velvety textures of chocolate pudding smothered in fresh cream. Dijo Restaurant is about keeping it simple and celebrating being African in a space where all South Africans can celebrate their African heritage. Unpretentious and homely, here you can find yourself and discover your true African spirit.

Emanzini Restaurant in Centurion

Emanzini Restaurant

Centurion African restaurant in Centurion

Perched on the waters edge, Emanzini Restaurant serves African cuisine from the a la Carte menu overlooking the pool deck and Centurion Lake. Start the day with a lazy breakfast or tuck into a hearty lunch, enjoy a drink at the trendy bar before settling down for a tantalising dinner. Emanzini Restaurant embraces Africa and all her colours, brimming with flavour in modern and stylish surrounds.

Emqolweni Kamama Cafe in Mossel Bay

Emqolweni Kamama Cafe

Mossel Bay African restaurant in Mossel Bay

This authentic African café embraces culture and warmth with delectable meals and traditional hospitality. Offering an array of delights alongside hearty traditional cuisine, Emqolweni Kamama Café tempts the palate with loveliness. Enjoy a relaxing traditional meal while kids have fun in the play park before setting off to experience the culture and hospitality of the traditional Songoma followed by a refreshing Mqomboti (traditional beer) before being swept away by the enigmatic soul of the traditional dancers. Emqolweni Kamama Café is cultural retreat filled with traditional surprises for a truly inspiring dining experience.

Emthombeni Restaurant in Chintsa

Emthombeni Restaurant

Chintsa African restaurant in Chintsa

Emthombeni Restaurant is found within a nature reserve and offers home-style African food. The meals are made from the freshest ingredients and the flavours are amazing. The thatch restaurant also has a deck where one can enjoy a meal overlooking the reserve and distant ocean. Look out for the regular buffet specials and others such as gigantic burger night. Trading hours: Sunday lunch from 12 pm to 2 pm; Wednesday dinner from 6 pm until late.

Gramadoelas Exotic African Restaurant  in Johannesburg

Gramadoelas Exotic African Restaurant

Johannesburg African restaurant in Johannesburg

True to African style food and atmosphere ambiance, bringing exotic flavours of Africa to the Market Theatre, diners peruse the menu layered with aromatic spices and traditional dishes. Gramadoelas Exotic African Restaurant brings the tastes of Africa to the bustling streets of Johannesburg.

 

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