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Caravela Restaurante

Cnr Strandivarius St and R511, Madibeng, South Africa
+27 12 253 2642
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible16%
Travellers talk about
“prawns” (7 reviews)
“steak” (6 reviews)
“casa bianca” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Portuguese, European
$$ - $$$
Cnr Strandivarius St and R511, Madibeng, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Terrible food. Ordered the prawn curry and it came as a lukewarm, watery mess. The prawns themselves were shriveled, rubbery and smelt awful. Typical frozen seafood. And at R180, the meal left me very disappointed. My wife was exposed to a similar disaster with her...More

Thank Murray C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great welcome and good food with friendly staff. Always a treat to come here. Won’t be disappointed.

Thank Derek51b
Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

Visited Caravela again this past weekend. This place just never disappoints. There food is excellent ! Best prawns ever. Espetada constantly a winner. Definitely a must visit for prawns and espetada. A must go to restaurant. Just a note: we drive more than 200km to...More

Reviewed June 2, 2018

The food was very nice, but the setting is a bit weird and staff slow, even though the owner was watching the whole time.

Thank James D
Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

Despite it being a holiday weekend, this was about the only place open in Schoemansville on a Sunday night, which marked it up considerably in our books. All three of us had fish. My wife and our friend enjoyed their whitefish, while my tuna was...More

Thank A F
Reviewed January 29, 2018

I had an enjoyable lunch with a friend on a lazy, summer Saturday afternoon. We had lovely crisp white wine on the veranda, while being treated to good, friendly service. My friend had sole and I had the most delicious prawns thinkable in a province...More

Thank Helena5731969
Reviewed December 9, 2017 via mobile

Every time I fall in love with this Place . The Guesthouse Casa Bianca is great, the staff are friendly, clean and large rooms. The restaurant is top and in a walking district from the guest house. I feel welcome. Food is great I always...More

Thank Jens W
Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

Pooped in for a couple of drinks in the bar. Beers nice and cold. Food tasty and the peri peri sauce was delicious. Pub a bit small and really smokey.

Thank Brent M
Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

My husbands Chicken was fantastic. Milkshakes good too. My Spanish prawns were very salty unfortunately. It did feel like we were in Portugal so a nice experience.

Thank stayer16
Reviewed February 16, 2017 via mobile

We have not been to Caravela for quite some time so I suggested the venue for my married daughter's birthday celebration. We were a group of 13 people and were very well received and had tables set up a little away from the busy area....More

Thank Koos S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Strandivarius St and R511, Madibeng, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  North-West Province  >  Madibeng  >  Hartbeespoort
  • Phone Number: +27 12 253 2642
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