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The Mystic Tin

38 Bath Street, Montagu 6720, South Africa
+27 23 614 2461
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“oxtail” (13 reviews)
“curry” (16 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
African, Soups, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
38 Bath Street, Montagu 6720, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 265 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went there for dinner on a week day evening. Needed booking. Place was constantly full of diners. The food was really good, and the service excellent, prompt and attentive. Lovely atmosphere with soft live music. Really enjoyed our dinner and the venue.

Thank Marlies V
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is what we came for and the food is why we returned. The Eisbein, Oxtail, are excellent and I would return for that but the other dishes also bear trying. Well done MT

Thank FriendofGrand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My recommendation would be only come here if you are not in a rush, you will only be doing yourself a disservice. Lovely staff and a nice garden setting ( head on through into the back garden ) make for a relaxed time. I had...More

Thank Oogly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only drove through his town because we had stayed here about 20 years ago and was amazed at how big it has become! There were very few restaurants then but, now... there were too many to choose from. We stopped at the post office...More

Thank potaracke
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went with my daughter for supper and can report that there have been changes for the better at The Mystic Tin by the new owners. It was pretty good before but now it is a bit better. It was cold and wet outside but inside...More

Thank Bob i
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Maybe it was just bad luck, but we didn't like the service. The food lacked taste and unfortunately, even the craft beer we ordered was disappointing.

1  Thank CoronaTravel
Reviewed 11 November 2017

I'm writing this review while it's still fresh in mind. Deciding on this restaurant for lunch, my friend and i decided to go and support the new owners. We are locals. We picked a table on the grass. What was notable was the fact that...More

1  Thank Anneline M
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

We went for breakfast. It was a simple menu but fresh and delicious in a lovely garden and an interesting shop.

Thank natasha b
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for a light meal on Saturday afternoon. We sat in the lovely lawned garden area on the street front. Run by a mom and daughter, our toasted sandwiches were just as expected and came served on piping hot plates with sides of...More

Thank Neville F
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Our lodging recommended this place for breakfast and we are so glad they did. My breakfast was outstanding and very filling. I enjoyed the coffee and the host was very attentive and friendly. I am only sorry I could not stay for lunch because I...More

Thank Pierre R
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20 January 2015|
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Hi Zena, you are most welcome to bring your doggie!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Parking Available
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Bath Street, Montagu 6720, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Montagu
  • Phone Number: +27 23 614 2461
  • E-mail
As the evening draws near The Mystic Tin lights up in candle light and our chef prepares a local, International and African cuisine with venison, curries, oxtail and beautiful vegetables.The restaurant is rustic, yet stylish with a warm ambience, local artwork, soft background instrumental music and a fireplace for the cooler evenings.The bar offers coffee, local wines, beers as well as other drinks. Opening hours:11 am till 9 pm, Sundays closed.Fully licensed. Credit Card facilities available.
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