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The Jam Tarts Barrydale

12 Tennant Road, Barrydale 6750, South Africa
+27 28 572 1173
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“jam tarts” (39 reviews)
“pizza” (47 reviews)
“salad” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
12 Tennant Road, Barrydale 6750, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 137 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Good food and friendly service, in a relaxing atmosphere. We love Friday night's Pizza night and have become regulars at The Jam Tarts

Thank Etwin A
Reviewed 3 days ago

If you want to just "chill and relax" then this is the place to visit. Beautiful and serene with a running fountain, masses of flowers overflowing from clay pots and an ambiance that is so soothing. Lovely works of art being shown on the walls,...More

Thank Helen C
Reviewed 1 week ago

So driving through Barrydale yesterday I decided to stop here for breakfast based on some previous reviews which seemed to indicate that the food here was good. Ordered coffee eggs and sausage. Said it came with bread and jam, well 2 very small pieces of...More

1  Thank Timothy_M_S
TheJamTarts, Owner at The Jam Tarts Barrydale, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Timothy_M_S I am saddened that your experience at The Jam Tarts fell short of your expectations. Whilst we work hard on maintaining our high standards, sometimes things do go wrong. Considering you stopped here based on previous good and excellent reviews I think it...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped off here for a late lunch after recommendation from Rough Guide. Great quirky surroundings and the Bobotie pie was amazing with loads of salad. Children had chicken goujons and burger which were all freshly prepared. Really nice staff also. Loved it.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
TheJamTarts, Owner at The Jam Tarts Barrydale, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your good review. We have a few more quirky installations in store over the next couple of months - I hope you pop in again to have a look, relax in our garden and enjoy another delicious meal. Kind regards Sarah

Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We stumbled upon this place while on a family adventure! Food was incredible and service was charming. Everyone should stop here!😀

Thank Carol L
TheJamTarts, Owner at The Jam Tarts Barrydale, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Carol L Thank you for your excellent review! My staff and I glow with pride when someone appreciates our efforts. We hope to be on your list of STOPS on your next adventure through Barrydale. Kind regards Sarah

Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Only place open for lunch at 16h30, interior quite quaint adding character. Had the Karoo Pizza - with strong cape malay influence - Bobotie, Peppadews, onion, Banana and toasted coconut. Loved the combination! One of the best pizzas I've had last couple of months. Went...More

Thank Bonita_Malherbe
TheJamTarts, Owner at The Jam Tarts Barrydale, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Bonita_Malherbe Thank you for your good review. I am so happy to hear you loved our signature pizza. With summer on the way, we will be adding some new seasonal pizzas - I hope you will be back to try one. Kind regards Sarah

Reviewed 8 May 2017

I was in Barrydale with my girlfriend a couple weeks back where I had a Bototie Pizza and the Lamb Curry. Both were phenomenal!! The staff were great and the atmosphere was amazing!! Can't wait to go back!!

Thank edwards0389
TheJamTarts, Owner at The Jam Tarts Barrydale, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi edwards0389 Thank you for your excellent review! We have a new pizza for you to try, the R62 Americano - pulled pork, red onions, green peppers topped with coleslaw and fresh coriander! We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards Sarah

Reviewed 29 April 2017

We have been stopping here regularly, often with overseas visitors who love it! The menu is varied and the food always good. There is both inside and outside seating, There is the added interest of the Jam Tarts jams and chutneys and cards painted by...More

Thank Wineaway
TheJamTarts, Owner at The Jam Tarts Barrydale, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Hi Wineaway Thank you for your excellent review! My aim is to keep it fresh and varied - something new to discover. I hope you continue to visit us in the future. Kind regards Sarah

Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Loved this place. Perfectly cooked thin crust pizza. Not too much cheese, more authentic Italian style. You can choose your own toppings or select from the menu. The butternut squash and beetroot & feta salad was beautiful. Staff were very helpful and friendly Loved it!!!!More

Thank kylieww
TheJamTarts, Owner at The Jam Tarts Barrydale, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Hi kylieww Thank you for your excellent review! We prepare all our meals from fresh and where possible, local ingredients. The butternut and beetroot are out of a Barrydale garden! It was lovely to meet you and your family and your children have the most...More

Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Friendly host and delicious pizzas. Really enjoyed sitting and watching the world of barrydale go by. Our dogs sat and watched with us. Lovely place and friendly staff. Thanks guys! Will definitely be back.More

Thank Oliver C
TheJamTarts, Owner at The Jam Tarts Barrydale, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Hi Oliver C Thank you for your excellent review! Next time you visit, the dogs will have their very own refreshment station - we are in the process of upgrading the garden area. I trust the remainder of your weekend was just as good and...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$12
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 16:30
Monday
08:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 16:30
Wednesday
08:30 - 16:30
Thursday
08:30 - 16:30
Friday
08:30 - 20:00
Saturday
08:30 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Tennant Road, Barrydale 6750, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Overberg District  >  Barrydale
  • Phone Number: +27 28 572 1173
Description
UNDER NEW MANAGEMENT: The Jam Tarts Barrydale has a whole new look. New thin crust pizzas in our wood fired oven. Mina's famous Malay lamb curry; Venison and chicken pies; famous baguettes; Bobotie. We are fully licensed and as a result make fabulously naughty milkshakes. We look forward to giving you a friendly Karoo welcome.
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