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The House Kitchen

42 Kenton Road, Kenton-on-Sea 6191, South Africa
+27 46 648 1786
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
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“great coffee” (4 reviews)
“free wifi” (3 reviews)
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42 Kenton Road, Kenton-on-Sea 6191, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A regular favourite of my wife and I. Once we have ordered she enjoys browsing the unusual variety of gifts and clothing. Small menu with an interesting selection. From fish cakes to pasta and hamburgers the food is always tasty. An unusual experience which we...More

Thank Dougsut
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The service staff seem absent minded, to such a point that incorrect breakfast orders were delivered to our table. Incorrect items on our bill. No apologies. Unsure if they are over worked or under motivated. Turkish bowl was very disappointing with ‘roast vegetables’ being a...More

Thank angelakambri
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Was a little reluctant after last experience, however they were able to redeem themselves. Service staff were pleasant and competent. Food quality was great and will we be back.

Thank Asitwas2017
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

We had breakfast several times at House Kitchen. It was excellent each time. The coffee is expertly made and delicious. The breakfast menu offers something for everyone. The Banting Breakfast (sweet potato, spinach, poached eggs, bacon and Hollandaise sauce) was fantastic. Highly recommended!

Thank kateme640
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

We remember House Kitchen well from previous visits to Kenton. We went three times this past April and each time was the same; awful service and ‘couldn’t care less’ attitude from the staff. The first time; we walked in, sat down, no one greeted us,...More

Thank chipfork
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

All the right ingredients are there for a great experience, but the service is such a shambles It is not worth visiting other than for a takeout coffee! It took about 40 minutes to be served a fruit salad and a serving of pancakes when...More

Thank mellie246
Reviewed 7 March 2018

Lovely open dining area with great view of the river mouth. I found the menu a bit expensive as the portions were disappointing in size. There is a good variety on the menu. The food was tasty and well prepared however. My party enjoyed themselves...More

Thank NutsGerber
Reviewed 15 February 2018

In keeping with the retail space called The House Planner, this eating area has great views at the back of the shop which extend down to the beach. Service a bit on the slow side and some items off the menu when asked for. But...More

Thank Celtic-Wanderer
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Such an upmarket environment! Wonderful views in a superb setting. Good honest food! Excellent wine list! Very cosmopolitan!

Thank r0bbie2
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

very good food with a beautiful view.very nice service.next to a trendy super bed and breakfast which belongs to the restaurant.

Thank detlef d
The_House_Kitchen, Owner at The House Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2018

Dear Detlef d, Thank you so much for taking time to write this excellent review ! Come visit again soon ! Pollos

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Questions & Answers
21 December 2017|
Response from The_House_Planner | Property representative |
Hi InstaDub ! HUGE apologies for the delayed response - not sure how I missed this question :( Please email Mae on shop at houseplanner . co . za - she will be able to assist you with a Voucher. Warm Kenton regards, The... More
Koot P
9 January 2017|
Response from The_House_Planner | Property representative |
Hi Koot, We would love to host you for this special occasion! Will book a table for 11 guests for you at 11am Saturday 28th January. Please can you forward your cell number to me ? Best regards, Janda
Eric C
30 December 2016|
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Response from The_House_Kitchen | Property representative |
Dear Craneyot, Yes absolutely. We look forward to your Guest's visit. Kindest Regards. Pollos
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, View, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 Kenton Road, Kenton-on-Sea 6191, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Greater Addo  >  Kenton-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +27 46 648 1786
  • E-mail
Start your day with a coffee of choice while catching up on the news. The House Kitchen has the best view in town (you have to see it to believe it!) and offers delicious breakfasts, wholesome lunches and delectable dinners. For those with a sweet tooth, we are known for our irresistible cheese cake, served with berry compote and creme fraiche. We also cater for weddings, birthdays and other functions accommodating 65 seated guests or 85 casual guests, depending on your requirements.
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