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The Shack

££ - £££,
Portion 2, Abrahamsrustfarm, Minnaar street | Vaalpark, Sasolburg, South Africa
+27 82 370 5159
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“eisbein” (3 reviews)
“the pub” (2 reviews)
“night” (3 reviews)
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Portion 2, Abrahamsrustfarm, Minnaar street | Vaalpark, Sasolburg, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday

The Shack is a very unique little restaurant on the border of Sasolburg and vanderBijl in the Vaal. This little gem has the best food in the area. Decorated like a shack with taxi and all, you cannot go wrong. Have a rest on the...More

Thank Magda B
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Food and drinks prices very good. Food tasted good also. Very fast service. Leke joint to just chill with friends.

Thank Landie & Myburg... F
Stephan W, Owner at The Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Thank you! We hope to see you soon.

Reviewed 27 April 2017

I really enjoy the uniqueness of this restaurant/pub. It is like a run-down shack, but nicely decorated and full of character.

1  Thank Wim_traveler
Stephan W, Owner at The Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Thank you for your review. Please visit again.

Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

I love The Shack, it's a must visit place. If you see Eisbein night, make a plan to go! My favourite standard thing on the menu is the chicken liver starter which is huge, perfectly spicy and served in a fresh homemade bun.

Thank Riki A
Reviewed 20 December 2016

We happened to find The Shack on our exploring the Vaal. We were kind of hesitant about going in, because from the outside is looks a little strange. But what a gem. The pub inside has a wonderful atmosphere and the food is good and...More

Thank sheilamclellan
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Lively entertainment and good food. But to much over crowed on weekends. Very interesting décor and drinks!!

Thank marionettejacobs
Reviewed 20 July 2016

So we heard via the grapevine that The Shack offers a Sunday Carvery and we decided to try it out one Sunday. The food was delicious. It consisted of roast pork, roast lamb, roast crispy potatoes, spinach and pumpkin and gravy on the side. I...More

Thank nadia v
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Delicious soups and breads, something for everyone's taste, for the adults, kiddies had the most delicious chicken strips and chips. They went through so much trouble with the setup of the party theme. They had a person there to watch the kiddies in the play...More

Reviewed 14 March 2016

Unpretentious, family friendly, delicious food, service is good. Owners and personnel very friendly, always make you feel welcome.

Reviewed 18 December 2015

The cliché goes that a book should never be judged by its cover. This is very appropriate when arriving at "The Shack". I am sure many "un-informed" people had their doubts when entering the venue. The décor is rustic, very rustic, but done in a...More

Thank Hemachatus
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 20:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Portion 2, Abrahamsrustfarm, Minnaar street | Vaalpark, Sasolburg, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Free State  >  Sasolburg
  • Phone Number: +27 82 370 5159
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