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The Windmill Restaurant

1 Jan Smuts Road | Meerhof, Hartbeespoort 0216, South Africa
+27 82 761 0470
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“kroketten” (4 reviews)
“pancakes” (14 reviews)
“hake” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Dutch, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1 Jan Smuts Road | Meerhof, Hartbeespoort 0216, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I agree... it is “Best market in the area” and in Gauteng! Very reasonable prices on fresh vegetables etc. You won`t get it cheaper and fresher anywhere else. We also enjoy a nice waffle and Boerekoffie!!

Thank Johan U
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have read some very mixed reviews on the Windmill Restaurant and all I can say is that our visit, whilst short, was very pleasant and worth the stop. My friend and I head out to Harties for a day full of sightseeing and we...More

Thank Nadine B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant is a great place to unwind after a morning’s serious shopping - good food, friendly staff, lovely vibe. One man I chatted to said they come to the farmer’s market once a month from quite far away because the quality and prices are...More

Thank utahiggs
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The setting has great potential but....the waitress that served us was attentive but one got the feeling of being watched all the time by other waiters and the manager. The manager was a grumpy sort and I got the impression that he rules with an...More

Thank Wade V P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been at the Windmill Restaurant quit a few times, normally when we stay at Mt Amanzi, nearby. We enjoy eating there at times.

Thank niekc2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went there as a family for my mom's birthday. The kids had the cinnamon pan cakes that was too thick and tasteless. U had the stuffed rump steak but again it was tasteless but the meat was good. Adding salt and dressing did not...More

Thank Mieder U
Reviewed 12 May 2018

A great venue for breakfast. The food itself is a little bit of a disappointment and service can be slow. Lovely to walk around the market stalls and shops afterwards.

Thank JWT-1964
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Looking forward to an outing on the public holiday, we visited the Windmill Restaurant. Got seated immediately although the restaurant was very busy. Ordered crockette and chicken livers with some beers. What a terrible meal that was. Wow.. so disappointing- this place are fantastically located,...More

Thank Rone v
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

This restaurant has amazing food and generally good service. However there is a blatantly racist manager on premise who pushed a white family ahead of my Indian family on Sunday 28 April. i nicely asked him about it and his response was "Yes, so what"?...More

Thank Warren C
Reviewed 24 April 2018

Our first visit food was very good . Even though it was very busy service was good. Good choice of dishes fish was excellent, also vegetarian options were good. Would definitely recommend this restaurant.

Thank SallyT967
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23 December 2017|
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Response from 2Larsons4Jesus |
There is also a downstairs area where you can eat.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Jan Smuts Road | Meerhof, Hartbeespoort 0216, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  North-West Province  >  Hartbeespoort
  • Phone Number: +27 82 761 0470
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