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Crossways Country Kitchen

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Just Off the N2 Exit 707, Halfway Between PE & Jbay | Crossways Farm Village, Port Elizabeth 6375, South Africa
+27 42 286 0678
08:00 - 16:00
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Sun - Fri 08:00 - 16:00
Sat 08:00 - 15:00
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31 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great setting on a very attractive property. Service was good and the food tasty. Large areas for kids to range about, altogether a pleasant experience.

Thank Andre d
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's been a while since we were at Crossways and I've just realised why we stopped going there. It's a waste of time. I ordered sticky ribs and they were the worst ribs I've ever had, no basting sauce at all and tough, why call the dish sticky ribs. My wife's lamb dish was floating in oil as well as... More 

Thank Leon F
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100 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sunday breakfast with overseas friends was thoroughly enjoyed by all; lovely tasty twists on traditional offerings in a super country setting. Serving time too long though

Thank Michael W
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Accepting that Sunday morning is busy we knew not too be hurried. But 1. Walked in and weren't seated despite 3 waitrons passing us. 2. Seated ourselves and waited 15 minutes for a menu despite a waitron promising to send them earlier. 3. Ordered 2 bowls of chips. Two were brought but was told that the other was being kept... More 

Thank Alan C
Boston, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a good place to have brunch. We went there on a Sunday and the place was jam packed. We did not have a reservation but since we got there late afternoon, we got a table right away. I do, however recommend making a reservation unless you don't mind waiting. A lot of locals were dining there and the... More 

Thank Anshita_S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Excellent menu in a great country setting. Excellent for a family outing and mountain bike enthusiasts with various graded mtb trails starting from the restaurant. Be prepared to wait a while for your food but the wait is well worth it. Like they say 'you are on the farm so relax'.

Thank Craig T
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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329 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

I have always enjoyed Crossways and the ambience is still the same. The food is also delicious but oh my word ...the service is not good. We waited so long and our table wasnt cleaned untill we called our waitron to clean it

Thank 365giannad
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Had passed by on the N2 a few times, finally stopped. The breakfast was excellent! The atmosphere waa nice. Only down side was the seating...most tables have only benches and the few chairs are not very comfortable, so if your looking for a tasty breakfast they have it, if you are looking for a place to sit and talk for... More 

Thank James W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Most enjoyable under the trees - superb pork belly, full of flavour marinated lamb chops and fresh ciabatta and spreads. Lovely surroundings and a most pleasant waitron called Augustine. Could not fault it and will definitely be back.

Thank Mike B
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

Had a Sunday lunch at the restaurant with a large group and enjoyed the meals. We ordered two VEG platters and was surprised at the pricing. For the price, did not think the value was very good in relation to what was offered. We also ordered two Margherita pizzas for which we were charged R 85 each. Rather expensive for... More 

Thank Sanjiv R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$13
French, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Validated Parking, Full Bar
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Just Off the N2 Exit 707, Halfway Between PE & Jbay | Crossways Farm Village, Port Elizabeth 6375, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Port Elizabeth
  • Phone Number: +27 42 286 0678
Relaxed, country dining with an exciting twist. Top quality food and beautiful mountain views. Menu changes seasonally with daily specials on the black board. Vegetables and herbs grown organically right outside. Produce locally and ethically sourced. Striving to be as green as possible through recycling, composting and keeping our carbon footprint as low as possible. Family and well-behaved pet friendly. 25Min drive from PE or Jeffrey's Bay.

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