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The Post House

276 Main Street, Clarens 9707, South Africa
+27 58 256 1534
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
276 Main Street, Clarens 9707, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided to have breakfast at the Post House as we were leaving Clarens after a short stay and we're so glad we did! Breakfast was fresh and tasty! Cappuccino was very well made and the sourdough toast was the best ive ever had! We will...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank SanetLabuschagne
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Been in the place several times with family and friends , variety of the foods , there is always a type to satisfy any one , was fond of burger , chicken strips and the curry one. Staffs are very friendly and helpful specially recommended...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Ericforever
Reviewed 4 October 2018

It doesn't matter if you pop in for breakfast, lunch, dinner or a quick snack/coffee - the service, atmosphere and food are delicious. We pay a visit to the Post House every time we go to Clarens, for the first time, I tried the burger....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank lelani_palmer
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Experiences the most friendly service and devoured the most Incredible burgers, not forgetting to mention their horlicks milkshake was incredibly decedent

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Dreamer743189
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

The food took a long time to arrive and maybe if we had had some bread while we waited it might not have felt so long. We had curry which was ok, butternut soup and steaks. Food was quite simple but well prepared. The homemade...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 372SallyC
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

We spent 3 nights in Clarens and had breakfast at The Post House every morning. It was very cold outside but the beautiful warm fires were so inviting. The staff were very efficient and friendly. On all 3 mornings the owners were at the restaurant...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank EvansKim
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

If you are willing to wait for your food and spend time socializing with friends this is a spacious, warm, friendly restaurant. It has a wide range of delicious food. Waiters are friendly but not present to offer. Every dish served was prepared with effort...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Keegan L
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Consistently great experience. Portions are huge, food is tasty and offers great value for money. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank LindaniMbali
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

The post house has a great variety of good available for lunch and dinner. The staff are efficient and friendly and the chicken strips are out of this world. The chicken salad and beef burger are also very tasty and the prices are super reasonable....More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank AmandaF882014
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Very delicious. And it has a cosy feel to it, with "kaggel''. So nice and warm.. treat yourself .. it is worth it.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Rudolf S
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Questions & Answers
27 February 2017|
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Response from MargoE421 | Property representative |
Hi I will send through our hot drinks menu as soon as possible. Best regards Margot
Sonet V
13 December 2016|
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Response from MargoE421 | Property representative |
Hi Sonet Thank you for writing.. Christmas Day is the only day of the year we are closed, but we do open for a Christmas Eve dinner. Best regards Margot
2 July 2016|
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Response from Wilco U | Reviewed this property |
The Post House will be open on Monday morning and not necessary to book. Clarens is normally very quiet on a Monday morning and the Post House has ample space.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:30 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 - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 276 Main Street, Clarens 9707, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Free State  >  Clarens
  • Phone Number: +27 58 256 1534
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