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Restaurants in Hoedspruit

“Where to eat and drink in Hoedspruit?”

For a small town like Hoedspruit we have quite a lot of nice restaurants.

We’re happy to make recommendations for your stay based on your preferences. 

Some of our favorites (in no particular order) are:

The Hat & Creek is a well-established restaurant with a romantic atmosphere and traditional menu that features some South African favorites. They are well-known for their steaks, but also have a large choice for seafood. The Hat & Creek is situated opposite to the Kamogelo Centre along Hoedspruit’s main road and they are open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Hoedspruit’s local eatery at the Kamogelo Centre. A favorite work-spot for digital nomads with good wifi connection. They are open 7 days a week and have a great children’s playground. They offer breakfast and lunch only and have both indoor and outdoor seating.

A coffee shop that has a central role for day-to-day life in Hoedspruit; it’s a popular local spot for meets and greets, with fresh juices, sandwiches, salads and cakes on the menu. We love their salads with fresh avocados! They are open for breakfast and lunch and are located in The Rock Fig Lifestyle Centre, close by the estate.

Based in the heart of the bushveld, they offer fresh, delicious and uncomplicated dishes.The menu changes regularly. With the funkiest shipping container design there are trees growing in the seating area and at night they light up the place like a fairytale. They are open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Located along the R527 at Zandspruit Marketplace.

A great place for fresh sushi and pizzas. They have inside and outside seating. A great place to meet the locals and located at the Bosveld Village, where you can find nice local shops as well. They are open for lunch and dinner. TIP: Try the local Zwakala Beer

When you want to meet the locals go here! They have an atmospheric outside terrace located underneath large Mahogany trees and also inside dining. They cater for everyone, you can have traditional South African Food as well as international food. Also vegetarian options. The restaurant is the former Railway Station of Hoedspruit and is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Kalimambo Indian Restaurant and Pub is located in the Kamogelo Centre and offers tasty Indian cuisine and Chinese food. The pub is also a favorite location by locals to watch the game, or to enjoy a game of pool. They have both indoor and outdoor seating and are open for lunch and dinner.

Seasonal food from farm to plate which nourishes your body. Both inside and outside dining and located in the Kamogelo Centre. They are open for breakfast and lunch, but sometimes they are also open for dinner. Keep an eye out for their special events.

The Thirsty Giraffe is a bush pub that serves great meals, burgers and pizzas and divine Espetatas. Just 5km out of town on the R40 towards Phalaborwa. Saturday night is the busiest night when locals come to meet up and have a drink. It's also a popular spot to watch the Rugby Games of the Bokke, the South African national team. And don’t be surprised if you see a Donkey walking past in the restaurant;) They are open for lunch and dinner.

A great spot just outside town with an atmospheric terrace, an elevated terrace overlooking the mountains. They cater for great fresh food and are surrounded by some nice local shops. They are open for breakfast and lunch and sometimes for dinner. Check their website for specials on dinner openings.

Romantic, classic and elegant, this is a gorgeous venue for a meal. Aside from our own deck, the best view in town! The food is delicious too and either breakfast, lunch or dinner can be combined with a game drive. Bookings essential. They also cater for the following dietary requirements: gluten intolerant, vegan, lactose intolerant.

Three Bridges Restaurant, at The Outpost is a unique and rustic restaurant right on the bank of the Olifants River. They are located on along the R40 in the direction of Phalaborwa. It's a 25km drive from Ubuntu Luxury Villa. Besides from the restaurant you'll also find a nice souvenir and clothing store. They are open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.