• Dullstroom, a quaint town nestled in the Mpumalanga Province of South Africa, where the culinary scene is as vibrant as the surrounding countryside. Whether you’re a local or just passing through, Dullstroom offers an array of eateries that cater to every palate.

    From cosy cafes to elegant dining establishments, here are six must-visit spots to tantalise your taste buds.

    Eateries to visit in Dullstroom

    1. Vine Wine Bar

    If you’re a wine enthusiast looking for a sophisticated yet relaxed atmosphere, Vine Wine Bar is the place to be. Indulge in a curated selection of local and international wines paired with delectable tapas-style dishes. Their menu also boasts a variety of French cuisine, light meals, steaks, pizzas, and South African dishes.


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    Address: 63 Beelaers Street, Dullstroom, Mpumalanga

    Hours: Thursdays – Sundays, 12 pm – 11 pm

    Contact: 082 736 3814

    2. Highlander Restaurant

    Eateries in Dullstroom
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    Highlander Restaurant serves country-style cooking at its best. Warm hospitality meets hearty fare in this cosy establishment. Indulge in classic Scottish dishes like haggis or opt for modern interpretations with a South African flair. Diners are spoilt for choice with options of steak, seafood, vegetarian and juicy burgers.

    Address: 2 Bosman Street Dullstroom, South Africa

    Hours: Monday – Sunday,  Breakfast: 7 am – 10 am, Dinner: 6.30 pm – 9.00 pm (Last orders 8.30 pm), Lunch: (Frid, Sat, Sun): 11h30 – 14h30

    Contact: 0606194238

    3. Mad Hatters Café

    This charming café is a favourite among locals and visitors alike for its eclectic menu and cosy atmosphere. Whether you’re craving a hearty breakfast, a light lunch, or a decadent slice of cake, Mad Hatters Café has you covered.


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    Address: 229 Slachtersnek Street, Dullstroom, 1110

    Hours: Monday – Friday, 9 am – 4 pm; Saturday, 11 am – 6 pm

    Contact: 069 890 2383

    4. Fatima’s Kitchen

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    This family-owned restaurant prides itself on serving authentic Indian dishes. From fragrant curries to savoury samoosas, there’s a dish on their menu to satisfy every palate. Known for its reasonable price to portion size, locals love this establishment for its cosy ambience. The feature of Fatima’s Kitchen is serving tasty trout, filet américain and kebabs. If hungry, come here for good flija.

    Address: 255 Blue Crane Dr, Dullstroom

    Hours: Monday – Saturday, 9 am – 5 pm; Sunday, 9 am – 3.30 pm

    Contact: 013 254 0173

    5. The Dullstroom Inn

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    The Dullstroom Inn offers a taste of old-world charm with a modern twist. Their diverse menu features a variety of dishes crafted with locally sourced ingredients. This pub fare restaurant is enjoyed by diners for its welcoming ambience. The menu offers of variety of burgers, steaks and seafood and its particularly popular for savouring a hot soup, fresh salad or regional specialty.

    Address: Teding Van Berkhout St, Dullstroom, 1110

    Hours: Monday – Sunday, 8 am – 11 pm

    Contact: 0132540071

    6. Duck and Trout Restaurant and Pub

    Eateries in Dullstroom
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    For a casual dining experience with a touch of rustic charm, head to Duck and Trout Restaurant and Pub. Settle in by the fireplace and savour hearty pub fare made with the freshest local ingredients. From juicy burgers to crispy fish and chips, Duck and Trout has something for everyone.

    Address: Naledi Dr, Dullstroom, 1110

    Hours: Monday – Sunday, 10 am – 10 pm

    Contact: 067 290 3822

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