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Tambarina Guest House & Restaurant

77 Rissik Street, Komatipoort 1340, South Africa
+27 13 793 7057
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (20 reviews)
“prawns” (59 reviews)
“seafood” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
77 Rissik Street, Komatipoort 1340, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 186 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Overpriced food not worth the prices waited an hour for our food got our order wrong waitress was great and friendly

Thank Thora S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've been at this place years ago and decided to visit the place again on the way out of the Kruger National Park. By accident we got the same table as couple of years ago. Nice and friendly atmosphere, and the service is at a...More

Thank Stoyan K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The prawns was very nice. It is not often that you can eat fresh prawns but here you can get it. I had the curry prawns.

Thank Marrels88
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We had several dinners here after our trips through the southern part of Kruger. The service and the friendliness of the personnel especially the owners is unequaled in the region. People are really enjoying what they do and that is to serve large portions of...More

Thank Christopher I
Reviewed 11 September 2017

This restaurant had a great atmosphere and was nicely decorated. We sat outdoors and positioned ourselves to enjoy the rising full moon. We had snails in garlic & cheese, but were disappointed that it was neither appetizing looking nor tasty. I had fish and my...More

1  Thank SunnyW358
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This is a favourite of mine when we are in the area . Great Portuguese food and a good vibe .. Staff always attentive , food very tasty and well presented - well worth a lunch time stop - not open on Sundays !

Thank adamschris
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We stayed three nights at the Guesthouse and had three dinners at the restaurant - prawns, lamb chops and then prawns again - I guess the Mozambique prawns were the stars of the show!

Thank KrugerToKalahari
Reviewed 31 August 2017

They were about to close down as we arrived, but went out of their way to seat us regardless. They explained that there wasn't time to make certain dishes as the kitchen staff needed to wrap up, but they could certainly make us prawns, which...More

Thank natgeogirl
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We were a family of 8 and the food and service was exceptional. Very friendly staff and the food was amazing. The Mozambique peri peri full chicken is a must and incredibly tasty. Highly recommend a feed at this restaurant. Well priced exceptional food.

Thank RyanHerbert
Reviewed 23 July 2017

A year ago we visited this restaurant and were impressed, so it was an obvious choice for a birthday celebration. The atmosphere is great with new artworks and a feeling of being loved. The service and food were fabulous. Hopefully we will be back next...More

Thank Patricia E
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Anne K
17 October 2017|
Response from Shirls45 | Reviewed this property |
Don’t think you need to book it’s not peak season. Not sure what prices will be like now. But wasn’t expensive
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 77 Rissik Street, Komatipoort 1340, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Mpumalanga  >  Komatipoort
  • Phone Number: +27 13 793 7057
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