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Old Mill Country Lodge

R328 | Old Mill Lodge, Oudtshoorn 6620, South Africa
+27 44 272 7308
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“carpaccio” (3 reviews)
“burger” (6 reviews)
“filet” (3 reviews)
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R328 | Old Mill Lodge, Oudtshoorn 6620, South Africa
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Old Mill Country Lodge
1. Good Ostrich Meat
"We had the ostrich fillet and the burger"
Patrick Z
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2. Wow ... sublime
"few words that can be given.. tranquil, relaxing, super accomodation"
Peter B
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3. Once again great experience
"dishes always a winner. The view from the deck just are amazing"
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1 - 10 of 77 reviews

Reviewed 14 February 2018

This is really a beautiful lodge - gorgeous grounds - the restaurant is exquisite - rooms are comfortable and quite large - staff are very friendly.

Thank jonomad1
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 27 December 2017

We sat outside on a large roofed porch. The staff was friendly, explained correctly the menu card and worked efficiently. The advice about choosing the wine was made like by a gourmet of wine! We ordered ostrich filet and carpaccio: excellently made by the chef...More

Thank Dietmar M
Reviewed 7 February 2018

We stayed at the Old Mill lodge so lovely having restaurant on site so no driving. outdoor seating nice where experienced deer and horses at dusk. Staff were great and food very good. loved the Ostrich salad!!

Thank PeteandAly
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

We loved staying here! It had everything you need.The place had a very welcoming feel to it. We stayed in one of the self catering cottages. Nice pool and really great play areas for children. Restaurant food was nice as well.

Thank Shannon P
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Excellent service and the food was good, especially the venison pie. Lovely, shady respite from the Oudtshoorn heat. Kids loved the zip line, animals and outside play area.

Thank Adel W
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

few words that can be given.. tranquil, relaxing, super accomodation and affordable pricing, and just a sense of being spoilt... well done. few places i visit where i cannot fault a thing.. breakfast is a great spread with vetkoek... will spend a week next year.

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Cherry on the top was the lovely restaurant with character, nostalgia & history to end a weekend of double celebrations with a scrumptious meal, well prepared and beautifully served

Thank Rita & Tommy B
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Had a nice dinner, the ostrich fillet was tasty and tender. A bit expensive but the restaurant is nice and the staff members are friendly.

Thank Chantelle_vdw
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We had the ostrich fillet and the burger. Both were excellent. Nice dessert, great place to have dinner.

Thank Patrick Z
Reviewed 9 March 2017

First rate and somewhat different meal. Good service. Friendly chat with the owner. Lovely setting and atmosphere, great waitress. Would come again if we were around here. Buffet breakfast next morning superb.

Thank Addisadvisor
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$4 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
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Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: R328 | Old Mill Lodge, Oudtshoorn 6620, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Oudtshoorn
  • Phone Number: +27 44 272 7308
  • E-mail
Old Mill Restaurant is no ordinary Restaurant. It is a historic building with the Old Watermill still inside the Restaurant. Approx. 150 Years old. The Restaurant open it's doors in Oct. 2003 And is still going strong! The Restaurant is known for the wide variety of venison dishes served in the restaurant. People come from wide and far to experience it! We are also known for the wildlife scenery and river in front of the Restaurant that creates a peaceful yet romantic atmosphere! We are situated at the foothills of the Swartberg mountains and are also surrounded by mountains. Truly The little paradise in the Klein Karoo!
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