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AfricanSwiss Restaurant

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German, European, Swiss
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R512, Hartbeespoort 0240, South Africa
+27 83 476 0507
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Rustenburg, South Africa
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

With its informal setting, this restaurant has the best most tasting food, made with only the freshest ingredients. The strawberry daiquiri is made with fresh strawberries. And they have Erdinger beer on tap! Personnel are friendly and provide an outstanding service, and the owner has a passion for food and his restaurant.

Thank 42suanie
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

The pork belly is excellent. The eisbine is great. The fondue is a bit of a disappointment. We enjoy visiting here.

Thank Debby B
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

What a gem on the Hartebeespoort road. Casual garden dining, with the most fabulous German/Swiss food! Mike insisted that we try fresh Weiss beer & he was right, it's superb! We had the Bratwurst, potato salad & kraut & the Caesar Salad. I thought my husband was going to fight me for the last of the salad! :) It's been... More 

Thank 263samanthav
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

I visited African Swiss for lunch last Saturday with a friend who recommended it. I was not disappointed. A lovely relaxed restaurant with a rustic bush feel. The food was excellent. Specifically the Gnocchi and the fish soup. The owner Mike explained in detail and with passion how he prepares his meals. He has a kind of soothing placid and... More 

Thank jofrancis10
A TripAdvisor Member
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

We had the Best ever Rump and the best Chips ! Service excellent and Mike the owner is hands on. We loved the Great Dane xxxxx what a lovely night ! Thank You xx Gill & Tim

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

My girlfriend and I were in the Harties area and were looking through Zomato for a nice restaurant in the area to go to for dinner. We ended up selecting AfricanSwiss as it had a good rating. Must say that it was a good choice as the food was cooked to perfection and the taste was superb. I had the... More 

1 Thank Tashin G
Benoni, Gauteng, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

I booked in at African Swiss once again and cannot find the words to express the taste of African Swiss' food. This is FINE DINING at its best ! No other Restaurant, and yet i say this again, NO OTHER RESTAURANT will come near the quality and taste of Mike's menu! The Eisbein, Pork Belly, Chicken Curry or just some... More 

Thank Victorinedupreez
Randburg, South Africa
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

Nice place to stop on the way home after a weekend break at hares. We stopped by for lunch in June, Pizza was good. Kids meal was average. Nice outside area which will be great in the summer days and nights. The should however tidy up the area you enter through which has the kitchen and fridges in wide view.

Thank knaidoo4
Pretoria, South Africa
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79 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016

Wanted lunch and tried this restaurant as good reviews are given on Tripadvisor. Facilities are very run down and temporary electrical cables running on the ground looks bad. An old dirty and ill Greatdane walking among guests ruins your appetite. We ordered a beer and focaccia which was OK? Walking past the kichen also does not look good.

Thank Gerrie M
Mike M, Owner at AfricanSwiss Restaurant, responded to this review

I wanted to say thank you to all my customers over the last twelve years, who loved and cuddled Calah my Great Dane, who were worried when she was not around, because she was walking guests onto my mountain . Calah is now old and unfortunately with age comes less beauty. Most of my guests still think she is beautiful... More 

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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Always good food! We have lived in the area for 12 years and frequent African Swiss when we can. Reading other reviews which were not complimentary, allow me to say that in 12 years we have never had a tough shank or a dry chicken breast. Neither is the dog ugly she is just extremely large! The owner is always... More 

Thank Steve A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
German, European, Swiss
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: R512, Hartbeespoort 0240, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  North-West Province  >  Hartbeespoort
  • Phone Number: +27 83 476 0507

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