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De Kloof Restaurant

Waterkloof Golf Estate | Johan Rissik Drive, Pretoria 0000, South Africa
+27 73 092 8562
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“beef cheeks” (3 reviews)
“burgers” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.All hours
European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Waterkloof Golf Estate | Johan Rissik Drive, Pretoria 0000, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday

Atmosphere awesome the view magnificent the food was delicious especially the main course being a fillet but dessert very disappointing with their pricing they could have given a dozen roses not only 1 rose

Thank portiarabatshidi
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for our Valentines dinner the day before valentines day. We have eaten here before and really enjoyed it so much. The food was great and great atmosphere. Last night when we went there again it was truly very disappointing. We received a...More

Thank debruinmarno
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to De Kloof restaurant for my daughter's birthday on a Friday evening in January for the degustation menu. When we arrived, the restaurant was almost empty - I can understand why !! The manager disappeared very early in the evening and we had...More

Thank Pierre v
Reviewed 14 December 2017

When a restaurant projects itself as upmarket one does have certain expectations. My advise is don't have high expectations. for the prices they charge the food is not great. They seem to want to wow with description on the menu and make some fort with...More

Thank Eugene S
Reviewed 7 December 2017

You’re greeted by a rather outdated setting and equally clumsy, uninformed staff. The small portions, though carefully presented, accentuate tough and somewhat bland offerings. You’ll need a proper meal before or afterwards. The wine selection isn’t bad, but make sure you get the year that...More

Thank martcruiser
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

Sadly this restaurant just misses the mark on many levels of a fine dining experience. The tasting menu was mediocre and the service whilst attentive (granted we were the only patrons) lacked the finesse and experience required.

Thank TanyaLo
Reviewed 20 November 2017

We liked before De Kloof but just find that they are compromising on service and quality from before. The waiter was trying but did not know the menu and we found it to be somewhat impersonal.

Thank Rob H
Reviewed 16 November 2017

We recently attended a wine pairing evening with overseas guests. We have done many such evenings in various restaurants in Pretoria but felt disappointed. We understand that a power cut impeded the evening and made allowances for that. Even so, I was very surprised that...More

Thank Annakatrine
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

My husband took me there recently for a special dinner. The staff and manager were very accommodating. I am difficult when it comes to my food choices as I am a picky eater. My husband viewed the menu online and therefore expected that there will...More

Thank Lyla03
Reviewed 29 October 2017

I think it is important to weigh your rating with a value for money factor. For what you pay at De Kloof, the food meet expectations, but you expect a little bit more. With that in mind: The food was very tasty and I enjoyed...More

Thank Ernes S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, View, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Waterkloof Golf Estate | Johan Rissik Drive, Pretoria 0000, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Pretoria
  • Phone Number: +27 73 092 8562
  • E-mail
Upscale and creative European-style cuisine, with local influences, in a modern space with terrace. South African Restaurant of the Year 2013
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