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Karoo Kafe - CLOSED


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African, Middle Eastern
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Sm. $3.5
Lg. $5.6
Soup Du Jour
Our homemade hummus served with grilled pita
Combo Plate
Two Peri – Peri wings, two beef Samosas, two falafel balls, two snail rangoons with three complimentary sauces
Veggie Combo
Two vegetable Samosas, two falafel balls, two Kibbi balls, two stuffed grape leaves with Tahini and Karoo Chutney
Peri-Peri Wings
A basket of grilled chicken wings in Peri-Peri sauce.
Snail Rangoons
Snails in a garlicky cream cheese blend, wrapped in wanton, fried and served with a soy, ginger, honey dip
Piece $1.95
"Monkey" Ribs
St. Louis Ribs slow cooked in Karoo’s homemade Monkey Gland Sauce. Spicy and Sweet!
Vegetable Pakoras
Indian fritters made with delicious vegetables and spices
Each $2.25
Samosas: Beef or Vegetable
Indian pastry triangles filled with either spicy curried beef or veggies. Deep-fried and served with rice and chutney
For an Additional $3.85. Add curried chicken salad, Falafel, Kibbi, Peri-Peri chicken or tofu, Sosatie chicken or tofu to any salad
House Salad
Mixed greens with tomato, cucumber, red onion and chic peas. Tossed with an Italian Chianti dressing
Greek Salad
Mixed greens with tomato, cucumber, red onion, kalamata olives and feta cheese. Tossed with an Italian Chianti dressing
Middle Eastern salad of bulgur wheat, mint, parsley, red onion tomato, and cucumber served on greens
Power Salad
Delicious high protein salad of chic peas, lentil, quinoa and couscous with fresh crisp vegetables
Curried Slaw
Cabbage, carrots, apples and craisins tossed in a mild curry mayonnaise. A KAROO favorite!
Pumpkin Kibbi
Pumpkin, bulgur wheat and chic pea mix. Deep fried served on a pita with lettuce, tomato, onion and Lemon Tahini sauce
Falafel Pita
Best in Town! Ground chic peas and spices, deep fried and served on a pita with lettuce, tomato, onion and lemon tahini sauce
Pumpkin Kibbi
Pumpkin, bulgur wheat and chic pea mix. Deep fried served on a pita with lettuce, tomato, onion and Lemon Tahini sauce
Add feta cheese $1.0
Mediterranean Pita
Delicious summer sandwich. Pita filled with hummus, lettuce, red onion, tomato, cucumber, olives and stuffed grape leaves
Peri-Peri Pita: Chicken or Tofu
Chicken or Tofu in an Afro-Portuguese sauce grilled and served on a pita with lettuce and tomato. Spicy not Hot
Sosatie Pita: Chicken or Tofu
Chicken or Tofu in a mild sweet and sour curry marinade, grilled and served on a pita with lettuce, tomato and chutney
Lamb Pita
Roasted Lamb sliced and served with lettuce, cucumber, red onion and Tzaziki sauce
Curried Chicken Salad Pita
Chicken, Granny Smith apple, carrot & craisins tossed in a mild curry mayonnaise
Bobotie Wrap
Bobotie with lettuce and chutney on a bulky roll
Salmon Cake Sandwich
Homemade salmon cake with lettuce and Peri Mayo on a bulky roll
Karoo Beef Burger
Freshly ground 8 oz. Angus burger served with homecut fries
Buffalo Burger
A wonderful beef alternative. Low in fat
Boeri Burger
Our homemade South African burger, a traditional blend of beef, pork and spices
Turkey Burger
Our low fat, low sodium burger
Lamb Burger
Leg of lamb, ground and seasoned
Karoo Bunny Chow
[VEGAN option also available]. Curried ground beef covering a bed of french fries in a quarter loaf of white bread
Durban Bunny Chow
Spicy lamb stew traditionally served in a quarter loaf of white bread
Boerewors Roll
Traditional South African farmer sausage on a bun with Karoo chutney
1/4 lb. All Beef Hot Dog
Bobotie: Beef or Tofu
Our national dish, a mild curried meatloaf. Baked and served with rice and chutney
Cape Malay Stew
Choose from: Chicken, Tofu, Vegetables, Shrimp, Mussels. One of Cape Town’s favorite! A subtle blend of curry, coconut milk and vegetables served over rice. Contains Peanuts
Samosas: Beef or Vegetables
Indian Pastry triangles filled with either spicy curried beef or vegetables. Deep-fried and served with rice and chutney
Peri-Peri Wings
Tender, juicy chicken wings grilled in an Afro-Portuguese sauce served with rice. Spicy not hot
Peri-Peri Shrimp
Shrimp sauteed in Peri-Peri sauce and served over turmeric rice
Pap & Chakalaka
A spicy African vegetable stew servers over pap(a seasoned polenta), a vegan and gluten free meal
Salmon Cakes
Two tasty fried cakes served with a salad and light Peri-Peri mayonnaise
Curried Lamb Stew
Slow stewed lamb, vegetables and potatoes in a spicy, robust gravy served over turmeric rice
Chicken & Chips
Chicken nuggets and fries
Fish & Chips
Cod fish nuggets & fries
A vegetable stew made of cabbage, cauliflower, tomato, onions, chili and beans
Sweet Potato Fries
Dusted with our famous sweet fry mix
French Fries
Dusted with our Komplete spice mix
Half Salad
African white cornmeal polenta
Turmeric Rice
Greek Pita
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Reviewed 19 August 2014

This cozy, personable, inexpensive place has closed its little P'town location and moved to a much larger place on Route 6 in Eastham. The new place is a totally different experience, not bad, just different, and sad for those of us who loved the P'town...More

Date of visit: August 2014
2  Thank dunewalker
Reviewed 25 May 2014

Went to the kaffe in ptown. It was always tasty south African inspired food, especially the falafel. Now it is bigger and on Rte 6 in Chatham. They should have expanded keeping the kaffe in Ptown. I won't go again - not convenient anymore. And...More

Date of visit: May 2014
Thank RaquelM1958
Reviewed 25 April 2014

We saw the reviews of this restaurant on Tripadvisor. We decided to go there for lunch while we were visiting ptown. After searching it for good 15 minutes, we were told that the restaurant has moved to Chatham. There was no indication on Tripadvisor that...More

Date of visit: April 2014
Thank DavidNYC11
Reviewed 5 March 2014

Sunette is one of the greatest South African chefs in the state. Her soups and salads are the best. Be sure to stop by when you are in town.

Date of visit: August 2013
Thank Herbtj
Reviewed 16 February 2014

Great range of food and drink options from around the world, we loved this place. Tucked down off main street its worth seeking out.

Date of visit: June 2013
Thank RTW-in-80
Reviewed 30 December 2013 via mobile

My mom had read excellent reviews about karoo kafe so we went here for lunch on our visit to p town. I got samosas and the falafel. This was the first time I had tried a falafel and it was to die for. I've tried...More

1  Thank cottagecat22
Reviewed 19 October 2013

Had always wanted to eat there because their menu intrigued me. Orded the Curried Slaw and a side order of 3 pumpkin kibbys. The salad was good and fresh, a crunchy combination of chopped cabbage, apples, raisins, carrots with a spicy dressing. The Pumpkin Kibby...More

Date of visit: October 2013
Thank miamimimi2018
Reviewed 10 October 2013

On an uncharacteristically cold and damp day (at least for our stay in Provincetown), we found the aromas at Karoo Kafe warm and inviting. We enjoyed the veggie combo platter, Cape Malay Stew (with shrimp) and Peri-Peri shrimp. The subtle yet complicated blending of spices...More

Date of visit: October 2013
Thank RoboGuy
Reviewed 29 September 2013

Small cafe, serves 'global cuisine". This spot is billed as having S African cuisine but it's more African/Indian fusion. This means, you can try some adventurous foods that your American palate will recognize. Offers vegan, vegetarian and gluten free meals.

Date of visit: July 2013
1  Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 24 September 2013

Cute, casual place. Flavors are spot on Indian/African. They do some twists with some of their menu items that are unexpected that it would be helpful if described on menu (ie. kibbe is deep fried and the size of a siver dollar, and this weekend...More

Date of visit: September 2013
Thank eeyoresmom
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