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Hartford House

Hlatikulu Road, Mooi River, South Africa
+27 33 263 2713
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (5 reviews)
“terrine” (3 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Hlatikulu Road, Mooi River, South Africa
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Reviews (105)
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

We attended a wedding on 29 April 2017. The Venue was absolutely amazing. Gardens were beyond beautiful. Food was absolutely 1st class as was the service. Very 5* Venue and we could not fault one thing. Dress warmly as it can get very cold in...More

Thank CarolHanssen
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Off the back of many rave reviews we made the trip out to Mooi River to see what the restaurant at Hartford House had to offer. Previously the stomping ground of Jackie Cameron, Constantijn Hahndiek is now the executive chef and has more than filled...More

Thank RSA_Traveller74
Reviewed 22 March 2017

The 5-course meals are exceptional, interesting, creative and good value, as are the less complicated meals at the restaurant. Not surprising as the chef is most interesting, knowledgeable, charming and makes great effort.

Thank Mandy B
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Wonderful food attentive staff exclusive romantic all your needs will be met amazing combinations amazing

Thank Themuirheads
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

This is an amazing place you must visit if you like horses, fine food, great wines and a luxurious stay. The food is precise and delicious. The service is extremely attentive and you can see it is produced with great attention to detail and respect...More

Thank Erik B
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Passed by Hartford House and it looked pristine and worth a visit . We arrived at about 1350 and lunch had finished but the chef welcomed us and offered us anything on the set price menu . R 200 per person for 2 couses R280...More

1  Thank petebendall
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We visited Hartford House to celebrate a 60th birthday and we were not disappointed in any way. The setting is idyllic, the rooms are comfortable, homely and warm, the staff attends to every single detail and the food is exceptional. The chef's introduction is clever...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Hartford House makes you feel like you are in a luxurious little English village. The gardens are well maintained and you can't help but explore the surrounds. It makes for a beautiful setting for weddings.

Thank Brenden7
Reviewed 26 January 2017

My husband & I were here for a wedding weekend. It is quite an exquisite home & grounds. Really absolutely stunning. The food served for both the Friday welcome & the wedding cocktail reception & dinner were superb. The staff was very friendly, accommodating, &...More

Thank Brian P
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We went to a wedding at the Hartford House and it blew us away. The gardens are breathtaking and the food that we had was exceptional. Would definitely recommend a visit.

2  Thank AunnieP
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hlatikulu Road, Mooi River, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Mooi River
  • Phone Number: +27 33 263 2713
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