Accompany your unique South African bushveld experience with some authentic African style dining. Buffelsdrift Restaurant is renowned for its perfectly prepared Karoo cuisine and every dish is home-made with the highest quality, locally sourced fresh produce.

Our award-winning wine list offers some of the finest quality wines to be found on the Route 62, which also happens to be the world’s longest wine route. Dry wines, fortified wines, intriguing blends, potstill brandies and Muscadel — take your pick of the best!

Complete with grand piano and a crackling fireplace, Buffelsdrift Restaurant exudes warmth and cosiness. The restaurant has seating for up to 120 guests, but a further 100 guests can be seated on the large wooden deck that extends from the restaurant.

From the deck, diners can enjoy the most spectacular views of the 5ha waterhole with hippos, turtles and fish swimming about. You might also be lucky enough to spot the elephants and various other game on the opposite bank.

Our restaurant is available throughout the year:

  • Caters for corporate & private functions
  • Professional PA system
  • Fireplace and Grand piano
  • Seating inside for 120 guests
  • Outside deck with views – seating another 100 guests
  • Available year-round

Guests are welcome to join us daily from 07:00 – 10:00 for a tasty plated breakfast.

Buffelsdrift Game Lodge Restaurant is open for a la carte dining from 12:00 – 22:00, with lunch served from 12:00 – 17:00 and dinner from 18:00 – 22:00. We happily cater for special dietary needs.

Get in Touch

Contact Details
Telephone: +27 44 272 0000
Fax: +27 44 272 0108
Email: info@buffelsdrift.com
Website: www.buffelsdrift.com

Opening Hours

Monday to Sunday:
06:30 – 22:00


Decimal Degrees (WGS84)
Latitude: -33.528847
Longitude: 22.252139

Degrees, Minutes & Seconds
Latitude: S33 31 43
Longitude: E22 15 07

Latitude: S 33 31.731
Longitude: E 22 15.128