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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Breakfast Spot
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“Illanga mall offers everything!! Good food & drinks, clothing and the famous ice rink!”
  • 24 locals recommend
Bar
“Hands down our most favourite restaurant. Especially as the veranda and deck have large shady trees. Also great for a winter's night inside by the fire. Originally the Hoedspruit Railway Station it's decor shows some relics from it's passed history. Consistently good food and the best pizza in town.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Casino
“Pretoria’s Biggest Entertainment Hub Time Square at Menlyn Maine is the largest casino in Pretoria offering premium gaming experiences. Take Lady Luck for a spin on one of the roulette tables or try your hand at blackjack, baccarat or poker. If you’re looking for things to do in Pretoria, you’re spoilt for choice! From side-splitting comedy shows and world-class stage productions to wining and dining, we have it all.”
  • 10 locals recommend
African Restaurant
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“30 minutes away, this restaurant serves high quality meals and foodies will love it. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Farmers Market
“One of the best food markets around. Only 10 minutes away. Open every Saturday from 9am to 1 pm.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Capital Craft is home to a selection of over 350 beers from all over he world, including very rare kinds of gin and trappist beer. Highly recommended craft food. ”
  • 16 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Hot and spicy menu, vibrant atmosphere, one of the top places to eat and be seen!”
  • 9 locals recommend
Bar
“A few kilometers out of town, heading north on the R40 is the very popular Thirsty Giraffe. The owner/chef hails from Mozambique and no one does roast chicken better. They serve a variety of Mozambican recipes, as well as more traditional grills and wood oven pizza. Heading north on the R40 from town, watch for the sign on your left, just after you pass Tshukudu Game Reserve (which will be on the right).”
  • 7 locals recommend
Casino
“Great night out, there's different restaurants depending on your take and amazing games that take out the child in you!”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Walk among the roses and enjoy a rose flavored drink with a meal at the restaurant. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Cafe
“Located in Casterbridge Centre its a great place to meet and have sundowners and then proceed on to a lovely meal”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Overlooking the Oliphants River, this is a beautiful spot to linger over lunch. They specialize in wood oven pizza and also offer a full menu of sandwiches, salads and grills. Occasionally they have live music in the evenings. They also offer multi-course menus for special holidays. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Pub
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“Often has live music or has big screen sport showing. It has a great outside vibe. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Probably the most popular place in Pretoria right now, always a buzz and they serve an array of amazing, mostly Mediterranean tapas. Their Gin menu has gins most people have never even heard of”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great, busy eclectic gastro-pub with best veggie burgers in town only 10 minutes drive from house.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Other Great Outdoors
“If you are interested in the traditions of the Swazi people... make time to visit the Cultural Village. Here you will see the traditional dress and homes,food and dance”
  • 6 locals recommend