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Clementines Restaurant and Bar

cnr Church St & Van Zyl, Clarens, South Africa
+27 79 355 1298
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (89 reviews)
“oxtail” (73 reviews)
“pavlova” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
European
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
cnr Church St & Van Zyl, Clarens, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 840 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was great and reasonably priced. I had a Springbok Carpaccio starter and Trout as a main course. Delicious. Good service and very nice ambiance.

Thank JimDurban
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stunning food and desert , great service , fillet was amazing and pork special amazing!! Peanut butter ice dessert delicious!!

Thank CeceliaC62
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant was packed on a Friday night. There were wood fires blazing which gave it a great atmosphere, albeit slightly too hot. The welcome was just as warm , service was very efficient and friendly. We both had oxtail , which was very good....More

Thank RobCCapeTown
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfect food in a perfect setting! Clementines was amazing and is a "must-do" in Clarens! Both the duck and the oxtail were delicious and the service was top notch even on a very busy Saturday night. Booking is essential to avoid disappointment.

Thank GabiI4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had booked at Clementines months in advance and it was just as well we did so as the restaurant was jam-packed. I ordered a Duck Confits which was simply outstanding - crispy skin and tender meat. It was accompanied by a host of vegetables...More

Thank Peter L
Shelley T, Owner at Clementines Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Peter, Thank you for your lovely review on our restaurant. You made our day. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your evening with us so much. The Duck and Lamb Shank are two very popular dishes on our menu. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For a small place as Clarens i must admit they have a lovely restaurant like Clementines. For starters, we had the soup, avocado ritz - were all very nice. A friend had the chicken liver but did not enjoy it too much as it was...More

Thank Shamanee
Shelley T, Owner at Clementines Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Shamanee, Thank you for your review. We are pleased that you enjoyed the atmosphere and your starters. There is not only one way to make and serve chicken livers and we make and serve them in our own way with Tempura Onion rings and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked via email and Shelley responds so quickly. The food and service as always was fabulous. A must visit when in Clarens area.More

Thank Kobus V
Shelley T, Owner at Clementines Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Kobus, Thank you for your lovely review. I try my best to get back to people as soon as I can as I understand it is important to know that your reservation is confirmed. We are so pleased that you enjoyed the food and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Superb ! The service and recommendations from Mphosi was 100 % . We had Lamb Curry , Crispy Pork Belly and the BEST Peanut butter ice cream in the world !! One of the best and reasonably priced restaurants we’ve been to in a while...More

Thank SephusL
Shelley T, Owner at Clementines Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Sephus, Thank you for your superb review o our restaurant. Mphosi has worked with me since I bought the restaurant 8 years ago and is a very valuable member of the team and does a great job. We are so pleased that you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had a late lunch to celebrate a friend's milestone birthday. Great atmosphere, excellent food. Friendly staff. Would highly recommend!More

Thank 55SallyH55
Shelley T, Owner at Clementines Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Sally, Thank you for your lovely review. We are so pleased you chose to celebrate your friends birthday with us. We try our best to make time spent with us memorable with great food, atmosphere and service and we are so glad we achieved...More

Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing meal and even found room for a dessert! Great atmosphere and music. Well worth the visit.

Thank MelChapstick
Shelley T, Owner at Clementines Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi MelChapstick, Thank you for your lovely review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us, and look forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards Shelley, Mark, Chef Addo and the Clementines Team

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tsaneenl
1 May 2018|
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Response from Shelley T | Property representative |
Hi Tsaneenl, Unfortunately we do not have a private or semi private room. We only have one diningroom that seats 100 people with a bar. Regards Shelley
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altajolivier
25 April 2018|
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Response from Shelley T | Property representative |
Hi Alta, You are welcome to come for lunch and sit outside under the gazebo with your yorkie but unfortunately we don't allow dogs in the dining room at dinner time. Kind regards Shelley
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: cnr Church St & Van Zyl, Clarens, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Free State  >  Clarens
  • Phone Number: +27 79 355 1298
  • E-mail
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