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The Big Red Barn

7 Nelson Rd, Pretoria, South Africa
+27 78 343 6939
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Attractions trump the restaurant

We went MTB'ing at the BRB. It was cheap to use the trail, it was well kept and all other... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
Ernes S
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Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Good food, good play area, average service

The food was tasty and made to order so was very fresh! The service was average and the waiters... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2018
MMcLintock
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Perth, Australia
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7 Nelson Rd, Pretoria, South Africa
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+27 78 343 6939
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"zip line"
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"mountain biking"
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"service was slow"
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"jungle gym"
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"great fun"
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"walking trails"
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"whole family"
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"craft beer"
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"kids and adults"
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"two hours"
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"fresh air"
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"lovely outing"
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"lovely restaurant"
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"mtb"
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"waiters"
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"bike"
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"clay"
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

We went MTB'ing at the BRB. It was cheap to use the trail, it was well kept and all other activities seemed to be enjoyed by the visitors. After the ride we sat down for breakfast. The service was good, but staff were abnormally unfriendly....More

1  Thank Ernes S
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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

The food was tasty and made to order so was very fresh! The service was average and the waiters needed prompting to give us menus and take our order, it also took 3 hours for them to clear an adjacent table after other customers had...More

Thank MMcLintock
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

We really had a marvelous time with this kids. Lots of physical activities ro keep the whole family busy. The elephant restaur's food was gre at and the waiters were fast and friendly and service was also good. There is also trails for biking and...More

1  Thank Owen V
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Reviewed 1 February 2018

In December we attended The BIg Red Barn Christmas market, it is always a lovely days outing! The market is quaint, yet there is still room for more stores I feel. The food is good. There is quite a bit for the young children to...More

Thank DeWaals
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Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Wow! I was pleasantly surprised! My husband and I decided on the spur of the moment to come here with our twins of 2.5 years! There were so much activities and such a lovely atmosphere! Hidden gem in town!

Thank Natasha S
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Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

We were just going to stop for something to drink after walking with our dogs on one of the trails, but we and our dogs were made to feel so welcome even inside the venue (next to a door) that we decided to stay for...More

Thank Brendan H
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Great for day of fun for you and the family. Be it activities for the kids like tractor rides, zip-line etc, or some great tracks for the MTB rider, this is the place for you. But the restaurant is the main draw card here. Food...More

Thank MartinStander
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

We visited The Big Red Barn with the purpose to have the kids experience the Acrobranch activity. Both children were old enough to participate on the red route. They initially did the blue section and then the red section. It was great fun for them...More

Thank Dawie61
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

Adventure, market and food awaits you at the Big Red Barn. Great place for outdoor activities such as acrobatic; trampolines; jumping castles; cycling whether you’re novice or advanced cyclist. Walk around the rose garden and play at the clay cafe if art is your thing....More

Thank Rhadidi B
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

We went with friends to say farewell of one of our own who was leaving SA. Everything we needed was there. It was clean and the staff were friendly but the service was slow. Being that it was over a weekend, over brunch time did...More

Thank SheenaBz
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