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Im Eimer

Old Sir Lowry's Village | 4.5 kms from Somerset West Main Rd, Somerset West 7130, South Africa
+27 21 858 1488
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“schnitzel” (19 reviews)
“eisbein” (42 reviews)
“mash” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
German, Bar, European, Pub, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Old Sir Lowry's Village | 4.5 kms from Somerset West Main Rd, Somerset West 7130, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Super atmosphere ...you can sit inside..very small but lively atmosphere...outside on patio or outside under shade and listen to the live music on a Sunday!! German food and beer amazing! If you like eisbein you must pre order when booking...amazing tasty a must!! Menu is...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank somersetwest
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Super food, super menu and prices to suit your pocket. Service first class. Music by live band later in p.m. was a bonus. Very rustic venue....

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Selbourne
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Attentive service, waiter made recommendations, helpful with food selections. Good food (both quality and quantity). Interesting venue with lots of artifacts and items of interest. We are regular clients.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank rbrink753663
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

I have been to this restaurant a few times and I can honestly recommend it. I have only been disappointed once when I ordered their Calamari starter. A quirky restaurant that is an experience. Their prices are really amazing. A full R98.00 for the Eisbein....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank George v
Reviewed 1 October 2018

We have been going to Im eimer for several years. Great value for money on their meals. Very relaxed atmosphere.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Saskia L
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

The food is mouth wateringly delicious. I have been to this place numerous times in the past. Am such a fan that I bring all guests here that come to visit me from Jhb. Ambience is rustic and food is good value for money. Quality...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank TravelerWeimersA
Reviewed 26 September 2018

What a wonderful find!! Eisbein and Ice cold Camelthorn Beer <3 Such wonderful service, fires blazing, warm, cozy, terrific food and my favorite beer! Will be back soooo many more times. Thanks for existing!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank WynnertuB
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Im Eimer offers a truly authentic German experience. The menu has a big variety of both German and local dishes, as well as a vast selection of beers including a couple of German ones available on tap. I went for the Eisbein which was nice...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Dewald R
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Our hotel recommended Im Eimer to us. What a delight. Great food. My husband had the best lamb neck every. I had schnitzel which was delicious.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Lindsay R
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Wonderful friendly ambience, good service and great food. Wide variety of dishes to choose from, so something for everyone. Best Eisbein in the Helderberg!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank WendyS3919
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
German, Bar, European, Pub, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Sir Lowry's Village | 4.5 kms from Somerset West Main Rd, Somerset West 7130, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Somerset West
  • Phone Number: +27 21 858 1488
  • E-mail
Description
Im Emier brings German dining to you with traditional German dishes such as Currywurst, Eisbein and a variety of different schnitzels. A relaxed and friendly atmosphere with a large fireplace inside for those cold winter evening and a great beer garden for those hot summer days. Recently, they have broadened their scope, offering weekly spit-braai's and potjies on a Sunday afternoon.
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