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Kalinka - CLOSED

93 Baron van Reede Street, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
+27 44 279 2596
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
3 Apr 2014
“Not Open !!!”
2 Jan 2014
“Dissapointing food. Bad service. Overrated place.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
African, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
93 Baron van Reede Street, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 April 2014 via mobile

Wasn't able to visit the restaurant for it has been closed for over a year. I can not understand how this restaurant can still be rated as one of the top restaurants in Oudtshoorn.

Thank Hap-a-Holic
Reviewed 2 January 2014

We visited Kalinka after all the great reviews on Trip Advisor. In fact all the places we stayed in SA and ate and things of interest we did was all planned with Trip Advisor's reviews. However, Kalinka was the one black spot in that list....More

1  Thank rainbow2009
Reviewed 30 December 2013 via mobile

You set a very good standard for a posh fine dining experience. Loved the place. What does the future hold...?

Thank RoodlesOudtshoorn
Reviewed 2 August 2013

Good food, very nice ambience, (like the decor) good service. Reservation needed during busy times. Will go back.

Thank lovetravel84
Reviewed 2 June 2013

My family and I were traveling on Hwy 62 to the east from Cape Town and we stopped and spent the night in Oudtshoorn. The owner of the B&B recommended several restaurants in town but said that Klinka was the best. We were fortunate that...More

1  Thank Larry F
Reviewed 27 May 2013

Our guesthouse owner organised for the owner of Kalinka to pick us up! So we started the evening thoroughly spoilt it did not end there aperitifs in the bar and then a fabulous meal / great wine all made for a lovely evening. Could not...More

2  Thank Yorknomad
Reviewed 15 May 2013

Kalinka is a romantic place to dine with an eclectic menu of local and exotic foods, such as ostrich kebabs.

Thank Beverly T
Reviewed 7 May 2013

Kalinka, run by an eccentric and interesting Russian lady, is the best eating place in this rather dreary town. Continental cuisine at its very best., with a concise menu offering a variety of dishes a la nouvelle cuisine. Awesome. Compliments to the chef.

Thank Terry P
Reviewed 10 April 2013

After five days of sampling the finest dining experiences in Cape Town and Franshoek we felt this lovely restaurant could stand up alongside if not higher than most of them. Service and setting excellent and maitre d' friendly and experienced. Don't miss it if you...More

1  Thank pennywestofscotland
Reviewed 8 April 2013

Wow, what an amazing experience! The food was wonderful, the service prompt and friendly and the atmosphere cosy and intimate. The ostrich fillet was soft and tender and the dessert chocolate fondant was out of this world! I recommend it to everyone! I just wouldn't...More

Thank CarolineJ354
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 93 Baron van Reede Street, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Oudtshoorn
  • Phone Number: +27 44 279 2596
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