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Village Trading Post

29 Schoeman Street, De Rust 6651, South Africa
+27 44 241 2110
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (17 reviews)
“breakfast” (13 reviews)
“salad” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
29 Schoeman Street, De Rust 6651, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped there for lunch on our way to the coast , and do not let the exterior fool you. There is a beautiful courtyard under the trees were we had lunch. The service was great as well as the quality and the value for...More

Thank RiaanSouthAfrica
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped for lunch at this great little establishment. The service and food were great. The ginger beer was awesome and the hot chips divine. Thanks!

Thank PurpleTuraco
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An exquisite little gem in this quaint village. Classy vintage shabby chic artistry. We had the Sunday roast buffet, which was the best! Excellent service. Beautiful treasure trove of a gift shop. We'll definitely be visiting again!

Thank ladyjl0
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Yesterday my partner and I drove to de Rust to visit my daughter, we decided to go into town for brunch and Antoinette recommended Village Trading Post!!, what a great choice, the food was fresh wholesum and very very good. I had the big breakfast,...More

Thank Daniel d
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stopped here for lunch on Friday. The service was good and so was the coffee. The highlight was the fresh roosterkoek straight from the open fire in the courtyard.(I have to admit that homemade jam was sorely missed.) The cozy atmosphere...More

Thank suejeanne1
Reviewed 16 July 2017

My family and I were headed to Prince Albert from Mossel Bay. We were road tripping, so we decided to break off in De rust for a bite to eat. We were greeted by friendly staff; we went ahead and ordered drinks, while we looked...More

Thank Thedoc999
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Everything about this little restaurant just seemed perfect! The atmosphere, service, food, decor and ambience was all just superb - a nice little surprise along route between Oudtshoorn and Prince Albert. Highly recommendable.

Thank BeulahBasson
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Was were just leaving De Rust and noticed the sign......... :) :) Happiness was an understatement!! This is one of the most creamy coffee/cappuccino beens, I've ever had. Was not disappointed. Will definitely visit the trading post for a longer period and something to eat...More

Thank Jacques H
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Great meals great atmosphere and good prices . Recommended stop when in or traveling through De Rust.

Thank Philip R
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

On my way to Oudtshoorn via Meiringspoort through De Rust, I popped in at The Village Trading Post only to find them closed for training. The owner noticed me and as I turned around to walk away, opened the door and invited me in! I...More

Thank 69gerrit
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Schoeman Street, De Rust 6651, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  De Rust
  • Phone Number: +27 44 241 2110
Listed on facebook : Village Trading Post. Owners are Soan Jacobs and Niekie Eksteen. Also listed on www.oudtshoorn.com
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