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Polka Cafe

Polka's food will linger long on the palate. Karoo lamb, matured steaks and bobotie (curry topped with beaten egg baked to a crust) are on the dinner menu; lighter lunches include savoury pancakes, salads and pizzas…
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Our Yard

This trendy 'roastery and culture stop' serves excellent coffees, breakfasts, light meals, fruit juices, scones and cakes in a shady courtyard. The evening menu feature meaty mains, including lamb rib and venison. A…
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Annette Oelefse Mohair Products

South Africa is the largest mohair (a fabric made from the hair of an Angora goat) producer in the world, and the majority of South African mohair is produced in the Karoo. Here you're guaranteed to find high-qualit…
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GRT Brewery

This multipurpose venue – beer garden, deli and cafe – has an inviting courtyard where you can sip a coffee, sample a craft beer, have breakfast or enjoy a light meal. Pick from vegetarian wraps, toasted sandwiches,…
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The Muller House

This hip resto-bar near the Dutch Reformed Church is as adept at serving up tapas (from R40) as it is heartier meals. The menu is concise yet inventive, and the breezy courtyard is atmospheric. A chill-out place by …
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Old Library

This former library, built in 1847, houses a wide-ranging collection of historical artefacts. There's fossils from the Karoo, displays on Khoe-San rock paintings and slavery, and an exhibition about local son Robert…
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Reinet House

This Dutch Reformed parsonage, built between 1806 and 1812, is a beautiful example of Cape Dutch architecture, with high ceilings and yellow wood floors. The cobblestone rear courtyard has a grapevine that was plant…
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Hester Rupert Art Museum

Located in one of South Africa's oldest churches, a Dutch Reformed Mission church consecrated in 1821, this museum hosts an art collection of work by more than 100 South African artists from the 1950s and '60s, incl…
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Dutch Reformed Church

This landmark 19th-century church, one of South Africa’s finest examples of Victorian Gothic architecture, stands in the town's main square. It was built using local sandstone and has beautiful stained-glass windows…
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African Adventure

This shop on the main drag has a good selection of quality African handicrafts.