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Karoux Restaurant

42 Voortrekker Road, McGregor 6708, South Africa
+27 23 625 1421
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  • Very good9%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
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5 days ago
“As good as it gets.”
1 week ago
“Best kept secret”
Open Now
All hours
European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
42 Voortrekker Road, McGregor 6708, South Africa
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

Karoux, a great little 'Chef' Restaurant tucked away in McGregor south of Robertson, in the guide books it's a great country Restaurant, it certainly is in fact all round Excellent comes straight to mind. Although the Restaurant is located on the Main Street of McGregor...More

Thank Blobber
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We were a group of 8 friends having Sunday lunch together. Most of us haven't seen one other for years and we chose Karoux to have our reunion. We were seated outside on the shady verandah. Among us, we've tried pretty much everything on the...More

1  Thank Georgesmall
Reviewed 12 February 2017

An amazing setting and atmosphere. Wonderful menu and even more wonderful three course meal. Such friendly owners. A joy to be there. Definitely will return.

Thank Jan P
Reviewed 10 February 2017

We enjoyed a memorable dinner at Karoux on the terrace on a warm Summer evening. The food was the best that we have eaten in the Robertson area. The menu apparently changes frequently. We thoroughly enjoyed starters of cheese soufflé, and calamari/chorizo/gnocchi/peas; followed by main...More

Thank Peter E
Reviewed 9 February 2017

... and we have eaten in many of the top restaurants in Cape Town, including the Test Kitchen. Yes, it is a small one couple operation, so you can't compare the dining experience, but if you want to eat well presented, imaginative and totally delicious...More

Thank elaineb01
Reviewed 5 February 2017

What a gem of a restaurant in a small town with nothing else like it. Cape Town city quality and more.Fabulous food, wine, service..........would go back to McGregor just to eat here again.

Thank YodaMika
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Really nice atmosphere, absolutely delicious food and the best hosts you can get. We come back at every time we are near!

Thank RalphWausK
Reviewed 22 January 2017

We had local lamb shoulder which was perfectly cooked and tasted very good. The service was nice and the evening quiet and relaxed. All in all a lovely experience.

Thank lars H
Reviewed 20 January 2017

High expectations as many friends had recommended this restaurant and we were with local friends who had made the reservation. The food was good but it was not particularly memorable. I had the yellowtail which was nice but I have had better meals on this...More

Thank Sue B
Karoux, Owner at Karoux Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Sue Thank you for taking time out to review Karoux. My husband and I are saddened to hear that you found your experience to be disappointing. The thing with expectations is that they are personal parameters set by people according to their own perceptions,...More

Reviewed 19 January 2017

Lovely food and ambience. Service was very good. Set in a nice garden area. I would visit this restaurant again.

Thank Gay Y
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Hi there I know your cute restaurant well, and will be in to say hello when I get up to MacGregor after 23rd March. Thanks for asking if I have questions - not really.... a bientot....
13 March 2015|
Response from mawalker | Reviewed this property |
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I agree with the management response regarding Riesti's review. If Riesti's read the previous reviews, she would have noticed the various requests to make a reservation prior to their arrival.
12 March 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 13:30
18:00 - 20:00
18:00 - 20:00
18:00 - 20:00
18:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 Voortrekker Road, McGregor 6708, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  McGregor
  • Phone Number: +27 23 625 1421
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