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Main Road, Griekwastad, South Africa
+27 78 932 6563
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Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
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48 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

There is not many good places to eat on the N10 between Kimberly and Upington. This place is perfect. Lovely decor. Neat attractive garden offers choice outside or inside depending on weather. Very full menu offers variety. Food is fresh and home style prepared. Service is good. You can park out front where you can keep an eye on the... More 

Thank KenPope48
Upington, Northern Cape, South Africa
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122 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Very friendly service. Freshly prepared good food. Real organic lamb from the region. The best restaurant in Griekwastad. Highly recommended.

Thank Riël G
JHB, South Africa
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44 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

This lovely café is a welcoming stop for a pot of delicious tea and good coffee with homemade rusks...biscuits...cakes and hot snacks. The ablutions are fresh and clean. The garden is very beautiful and the staff friendly. The owner is delightful and enjoys chatting with her guests.

Thank tereza09
Johannesburg, South Africa
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121 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2015 via mobile

We stopped in Griekwastad at the single fuel station hoping we would find a nice spot for a late Lunch. Proviand is an Oasis, with a beautiful garden and friendly owner and staff. The home made pies are awesome. If you need a break form the long road, I highly recommend this spot!

Thank Bill D
Brakpan, South Africa
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37 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2015

the service,food etc,is of a very high standard and if in the area again,we will def return!!!! in the middle of no-where.this place is an oasis in the desert :)

1 Thank KonradRontgen
Bloemfontein, South Africa
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2014 via mobile

Excellent place to stop for coffee & to eat. Friendly & efficient service. People with pride in what they offer! Commendable...

Thank PaulHWessels
Johannesburg, South Africa
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56 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2013

It was completely unexpected to find such a nice restaurant / coffee shop in such a small town - so that is why it gets 5 stars - basically it was a nice surprise. We were on a long road trip travelling from the Mokala National Park to the Witsand Nature Reserve, via Douglas. Most people stopping here would be... More 

Thank CIVUH5
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2013

We were on a long trip from Upington to Kimberley when we came across this restaurant on a Sunday lunch time. We were SO pleased! The food is quite simple, but very well made from lovely ingredients and delicious. The manageress was very friendly. Although we were just about the only people left in there, we were not rushed. We... More 

Thank Mariesel
Charlotte, North Carolina
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42 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2012

While driving from Upington to Kimberley we came across this very nice restaurant quite unexpectedly. The eating options are pretty limited on that trip, but fortunately Proviand is quite good. The owner greeted us and the staff was also very pleasant. The milkshake my son had was very good, as was our lunch. The menu is pretty extensive, and the... More 

Thank jnhdrac
Norwich, United Kingdom
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168 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2012

In the most unexpected location we found this lovely tearoom and restaurant. On a long journey across the Northern Cape between Upington and Kimberley, Griqua Town is around half way. Set at the side of the main road Proviand was like an oasis. Looking for all the world like an English country garden tea room, it is the old magistrate's... More 

Thank TonyNorwich

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
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Reservations, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, Griekwastad, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Northern Cape  >  Griekwastad
  • Phone Number: +27 78 932 6563

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?