To Eat – Family



Ikigai is a Japanese concept that means “your reason for being” and that is what you will experience at their contemporary artisan coffee bar and deli in Swellendam. With delicious breakfast and lunch options that will not disappoint.

Woodpecker Pizzadeli


Famous for their thin based pizzas and variety of pasta dishes, Woodpecker restaurant offers a relaxed dining experience. A great idea for a family outing.

De Vagebond Restaurant

De Vagebond

De Vagebond is also better known as an ostrich steakhouse. Even for the non ostrich-lover, there are more than enough options to choose from. Hearty and warm meals make for an unforgettable experience.

Republic Restaurant


Traditional and international cuisine with a local twist. Treat yourself to a homemade burger, pizza or traditional South African dish and enjoy their very own craft gin or a local craft beer. Old oaks set the scene for a perfect night out.



The Italian way of saying baker’s dozen. Back then bakers would illustrate their honesty by giving customers 13 loaves instead of 12. And yes, Tredici is more than what you would expect. Here you’ll find homely artisan baking with fresh and local produce. Chic french and warm italian interior creates the perfect backdrop for you …

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Grace and Merci Restaurant

Grace & Merci

A charming restaurant that offers something different. Grace + Merci pride themselves on keeping their food fresh, local and seasonal. The homey decor and peaceful atmosphere makes you feel relaxed. Stop by for a delicious meal and some browsing in their onsite gift shop.

La Belle Alliance Restaurant

La Belle Alliance

Situated on the main road between the Drostdy Museum and the Dutch Reformed Church, on the banks of the Koornlands River, you’ll find this lovely spot. Enjoy your lunch on the garden terrace surrounded by a canopy of white stinkwood trees. The restaurant is child and dog friendly and the ideal spot to enjoy a …

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Leisure Home Kitchen

Leisure Home Kitchen is Aan de Eike Guesthouse’s inhouse restaurant. Their filled pancakes and homemade beef burgers are a fan favorite. Situated on the main tourist road, Leisure Home Kitchen is close to shops, restaurants and other local attractions. The perfect spot for all your breakfast and lunch needs and their leisure facilities include a …

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Aan de Oever

Located on the banks of the Koornlands river, at the foot of the Langeberg Mountains, Aan de Oever welcomes you.

Eike Leisure Home Kitchen Front View

Aan de Eike

Situated on the main tourist road, close to the Drostdy museum, historic sites, shops, hiking and cycling routes.

View from Aan de Heuvel

Aan de Heuvel

Aan de Heuvel has three exquisite double en-suite cottages boasting stunning views of the Langeberg Mountains.