Where to eat when in Dullstroom

If this is your first visit to Dullstroom, you may find the various options to feast at, a bit overwhelming. We’ve put together a quick guide to help you through your choices. Browse below, or download the PDF version by clicking the “download” button.  A foldout pamphlet of the map and info is supplied to you upon key collections when you book your accommodation through us.  It is also available free to the public from our office. 

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The Flycatcher on Highland Gate Estate

A lovely contemporary setting on the impressive Highland Gate Golf Estate. Expect contemporary continental cuisine with views out on the rolling golf course and surrounding mountains. It’s an easy 20km drive out on the Kruisfontein Road.

Hours: Tue to Thu: 07:00-19:00 Fri: 07:00-21:00
Sat: 07:00-22:00. Sun: 07:00-20:00
Call: 087 287 4652

The Highlander Hotel

Country style cooking, serving breakfast, lunch, snacks, high tea and dinner in a beautiful setting. Please call to ensure availability. Located @ 2 Bosman Street.

Hours: Breakfast: 07:00 – 10:00.
Dinner: 18:00 – 20:30.
Call: 062 279 3808

The Mayfly

Contemporary cuizine, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options and great pizza. Also offers cocktails and other drinks at the bar. This is a firm favourite amongst locals and tourists. Located on the main road : 67 Naledi drive

Hours: Open daily from 10:00 till late. Closed on Tuesday evenings.
Call: 084 619 4946 / 013 254 0332

Seattle Coffee Company

For some, if not for most, coffee equates happiness. You’d be sure to find a cup of exceptional happiness here, and if you’re peckish, they do light meals, ready made sandwiches and a light scatter of baked goods – sometimes, even koeksisters! On the main road: c/o Beelaerts St. & Naledi Drive.

Hours: Open daily from 07:30 – 17:00. 
Call: 013 254 0009

The Coachman

Authentic old pub and restaurant. Family friendly with a baby and children’s play area – lovely large seating area outside, as well as inside. Cuizines range from Pizza, Grill to Vegetarian Friendly. 89 Naledi Drive.

Hours: Open daily from 08:00 till late.
Call: 013 254 0019

Mrs. Simpsons

The ambience has been explained as “Classic elegance and Contemporary cool”. Good food & service. 197 Teding Van Berkhould Street. Booking essential!

Hours: Mon, Thurs, Fri, Sat: 11:30-15:00 and 18:00-22:00.
Sunday from 11h30 to 15h00. Closed Tuesday and Wednesday.
Call: 013 254 0088

Anvil Ale

A beatiful garden setting where you can sit underneath the trees and enjoy a beer tasting. There are German style snacks and platters to be had if you are feeling a bit peckish. On the edge of town as you head out of town towards Lydenburg.

Hours: Weekdays: 08:00-16:00. Closed on Tuesdays. Weekends: 08:00-17:00.
Call: 013 254 0197

The Botanical Café

The Botanical cafe serves platters, gin, wine etc. to share among friends in a relaxing atmosphere.  75 Naledi Drive.
Call: 073 850 8725

The Mad Hatter

A delightfully quirky coffee shop with breakfast offerings followed by a varied lunch menu. Make sure to leave space for cake with your coffee! Located at the Piazza in the Cherry Grove Centre on the main road.

Hours: Breakfast and lunch. Closed on Wednesdays

Call: 013 254 0086

Dunkeld 1883

Situated on the exclusive Dunkeld Estate, this is the perfect place to grab a meal if you’re living on the estate, but is also open for the public. 80 Tonteldoos Road. Beautifully decorated with stunning equestrian scenery.

Hours: Breakfast: Monday to Sunday 08:00 to 11:00.
Lunch: Monday to Sunday 12:00-14:00.
Dinner: Monday to Sunday 18:30 to 20:00
Call: 078 293 1403

Waffle & Co

As the name suggests, crisp and delicious waffles, with excellent seating in a beautiful garden. Belgian, Vegetarian Friendly and Gluten Free Options. Located at 77 Hugenoten Street.
Hours: Breakfast, brunch and lunch.
Call: 013 254 0159

Pickles & Things

Warm ambience with a superb, varied menu. Good wine list. A large outside verandah and child friendly. Excellent reviews on their trout dishes from Trip Advisor. Corner of Gunning and Naledi Drive on the main road.

Hours: Sun-Thur: 07:00 – 17:00. Fri: 07:00 – 21:00.
Sat: 07:00 – 22:00.
Call: 013 254 0115

Old Transvaal Inn

Good traditional South African food includes baboties, potjies, boerewors and pap. A variety of breakfast options including pancakes & waffles. Open from 7am- 5pm, 7 days a week.

Hours: Open daily from 07:00 – 17:00.
Call: 013 254 0102

Udderlicious Milkshake Bar

Bring the kids of all ages and experience delectable and unique milkshakes.

Hours: 09:00 – 17:00.
Call: 071 505 2541

Walkersons Hotel

A European-like setting with elegance and scenic beauty. Expect an an unforgettable culinary journey. Walkersons also offers a Terrace menu with views over the estate, or order a picnic basket packed with the chefs delights and a chilled chardonnay. 10km outside of Dullstroom towards Lydenburg.

Hours: Open daily from 08:00 – 21:00.
Call: 013 253 7000

Café de la Stroom

A brand new container café in the CPIRIT Marketplace, as you enter from Belfast side, at the first stop street on the right.  Enjoy hot coffee, hot chocolates, breakfasts, lunches, and fresh-baked items. All breakfasts and lunches are freshly prepared while you relax, or grab a croissant, brownie or cake to go!

Hours: Open daily from 07:00 – 17:00. Closed on Mondays.
Call: 060 879 5984

The Duck and Trout

Located on the Main Road at the Cherry Grove Centre.  Quaint establishment offers a-la-carte pub cuisine with a firm local favourite being their wood fired pizzas. Typical Pub vibe.

Hours: Daily 10:00 AM till late.
Call: 013 254 0047

Wild about Whisky

South Africa’s best stocked whisky bar. On the Main Road: 506 Naledi Drive | Auldstone House. Although it is a dedicated whisky bar, they also stock a small selection of wines, craft beer, other spirits and excellent coffee.

Hours: Mon-Thurs: 09:00 – 17:00. Fri & Sat: 09:00 – 18:30. Sun: 09:00 – 16:00.
Call: 082 600 5388


A warm and friendly Pub & Restaurant with a good menu and really pleasant vibe. After work is usually busy with both locals and tourists having a drink. Expect pub food with favourites like home-made pies, burgers and hake and chips. 66 Naledi Drive.

Hours: Open daily from09:30 till late.
Call: 013 254 0108

HAPPY HOUR! Tuesdays and Fridays: 17:00-18:00

Harries Pancakes

As the name suggests, this little gem offers speciality pancakes. Cafe style food with Vegetarian Friendly options. Harries is a family-friendly must for anyone who wants a taste of South Africa on a pancake.

Hours: Open daily from 08:00 to 17:00 (Winter). 08:00 to 18:00 (Summer).
Call: 013 254 0801

The Dullstroom Inn

Expect a traditional pub atmosphere. This is the oldest establishment in Dullstroom & always has a welcoming fire burning in the Pub. Great for a quick pub meal and a drink with friends. 39 Orange Street.

Hours: Open daily from 09:00 till late
Call: 013 254 0071.

HAPPY HOUR! Tuesdays and Wednesdays: 17:00-18:00

Critchley Hackle

The Trout Lake Bistro restaurant has been newly improved with a resident chef. The setting at Critchley Hackle is picture perfect with the restaurant and bar overlooking a beatiful dam. 585 Teding van Berkhout Street.

Hours: 07:30-21:00.
Call: 013 254 0055

Vine Wine Bar

Delicious food paired with award-winning wines in a luxurious setting. With a frequently changing menu.  Enjoy a wide range of local and international wines to suit your palate.

Hours: Wednesday to Sunday 11:00-22:00.
Call: 073 844 4626

Disclaimer: The views and reviews expressed in this brochure are compiled from the establishments’ own, online profiles, as well as real reviews such as Trip Advisor and other travel-blogs. While the Information is considered to be true and correct at the date of publication, changes in circumstances after the time of publication may impact on the accuracy of the Information. Dullstroom Accommodation has an open, friendly relationship with all listed establishments. We aim to be unbiased. This is an independent, self-funded publication.

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