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Diesel & Creme

££ - £££American, Cafe,
2 Tennant Road, Barrydale 6750, South Africa
+27 28 572 1008
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (35 reviews)
“chicken pie” (12 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 17:00All hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
2 Tennant Road, Barrydale 6750, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 384 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We were told not to miss this place by the hotel we had been staying in at Swellendam. It sits on the fabulous Route 62 & you cannot miss the eclectic look of the place. We sat outside & had the amazing Very Berry Shake...More

Thank northampton15
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you are looking for a milkshake whether plain or gourmet this is the place. It's Extra thick with a big straw and huge but definitely worth a try. Belgain chocolate, vintage villain, Turkish delight, peppermint crisp and crunchy honey are just a few of...More

Thank Ria S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On way home via Barrydale from Oudtshoorn we stopped here for lunch. Thank goodness we did and didn't stop at the first place we saw...not that I know anything about them but this place was recommended by a friend who lives in the area and...More

Thank Ellen C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's impossible to drive past this place and not want to stop and check it out. And then you find the quirkiest place in all of South Africa. Wonderful food, sweet staff members and you can take a few fabulous photos whilst there. You'd have...More

Thank Brucemarais
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great stop to recharge after a long drive. Fantastic decor with an even better menu. ive been here twice and have had the same meal twice......it's that good. The farm pie or "plaas pastei" with a double thick gourmet milkshake is the one to have...More

Thank Clinton S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped for lunch. We sat outside in the sun which was nice but did mean that people were smoking near us which we do not like. This restaurant has a quirky atmosphere and there is lots to look at. The food was tasty, unfortunately,...More

Thank SarahLJ18
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a very chilly day to get through and lots of rain traveling to Barrydale our first visit. We had a hot chocolate and delicious coffee. It is really worth a visit just to view the decor. Well don will come again when hungry....More

Thank nanspans
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Myself, my husband and my dad stopped for lunch on a Saturday. We had the Cruella de Ville, Hazelnutty and Red velvet milkshakes respectively. As we have come to expect, the milkshakes were just amazing. The burgers and chips were great too. Cannot recommend this...More

Thank Yvette W
Reviewed 21 August 2017

An amazing playground collection of 50's and 60's retro posters, signage, point-of-sale devices. An eclectic collection of old gas station filling pumps and signage and 1890's farm equipment, along with amusement park children's rides. My suite (one of two - and the one with its...More

Thank moreno f
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped for lunch and had delicious homemade chicken pie, chips and salad. Well known for their milkshakes as well.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Tennant Road, Barrydale 6750, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Overberg District  >  Barrydale
  • Phone Number: +27 28 572 1008
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Diesel & Creme is a Vintage Diner & Motel (The Karoo Moon Motel), situated on the scenic Route 62 in Barrydale.
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