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Hoi Polloi

Patrys Circle, Parys 9585, South Africa
+27 56 811 3333
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“risotto” (8 reviews)
“creme brulee” (5 reviews)
“bunny chow” (4 reviews)
Closes in 30 min
International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Patrys Circle, Parys 9585, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a quirky restaurant. The character is in the extravangant decor, huge glasses, unusual names for the dishes on the menu and artistically presented food. The stairs are ridiculously steep, but the embience made it worth it. We had such a fun evening, with...More

1  Thank Rose K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had breakfast at Hoi Polloi during the trip to Parys - the breakfast offering is small but we managed to find some tasty offerings with good qualify coffee. The coffee shop also offers a balcony that opens later in the morning and seems to...More

Thank Rya-Mari M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I used to frequent this establishment in my varsity days, had a nice vibe, nice Bert and cocktails and pretty interesting food. Now, not sure if much. My mother used to say if you can't say something good don't say it at all so here...More

Thank Leon V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mediocre food considering the upmarket Appeal and pricing Various items on the menu not available Service slow

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We just had the most wonderful lunch at Hoi Polloi in Parys, Free State. It is worth the trip anyday. Great menu that delivers. Awesome food. The staff is brilliant - friendly and efficient. The decor. The ambiance. Brilliant all around. Thank you

Thank Gina F
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

A huge selection of wine and craft beer on offer. The bunnychow is a must. Fillet on the bone done to perfection with a tasty jus and season vegatables. Freshly hand made deserts. Great ambiens eventhough it was fairly empty on a early Tuesday afternoon.

1  Thank Kevin N
Reviewed 13 March 2018

The food was exquisite, ambiance very stylish. Hostess very attentive and we had very good service. Will definitely go again.

1  Thank Amanda H
Reviewed 10 March 2018

This is not your normal "run-of-the-mill" eatery. The ambience strikes one as to be different from anything else ever experienced. There are hundreds, if not thousands, of memorabilia from yesteryear on display and even some rare and unique items on sale. The menu caters for...More

1  Thank H_Malan
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Just walking through this restaurant is an amazing experience. Takes you back to when you were a small child in grandma's kitchen. Very bohemian and eclectic at the same time and also crazy in a very good way. The cocktails are the best in Parys...More

1  Thank Nelia_Heydeman
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Went to Hoi Polloi for dinner last night, what a treat! Ordered the confit duck crepe followed by the pork belly, they were both starters which is what I wanted so I still had space for the chocolate fondant desert! The food was superb, the...More

1  Thank carajane2272
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25 April 2017|
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Response from DeonTerBlanche | Reviewed this property |
Contact number: +27568113333
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Patrys Circle, Parys 9585, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Free State  >  Parys
  • Phone Number: +27 56 811 3333
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