Places to eat ....

McGregor has a number of different eateries, mostly open over the weekend and late in the week. , it's adviseable to call ahead to avoid disappointment. Opening times listed below, are subject to change at short notice, so it's sensible to phone ahead.

If you are staying in the village and need any meal delivered, get in touch: included in the concierge services we offer are pre-cooked meals and picnics delivered to your accommodation.

Saturday Morning Market

McGregor's almost blink-and-you-will-miss-it market pops up every Saturday morning. Trading starts at 09h00 sharp, ending anywhere between 10h00 and 11h00, depending on the weather and the number of people (customers and stalls).

Lady Grey Restaurant

Superb South African country cuisine is on offer at the on site restaurant at Lord's Guest Lodge.

A 5km drive from McGregor, it is open daily but booking is essential.

Phone: +27 +23 625 1881

Photographs: supplied

Tebaldi's

Tebaldi's is McGregor's longest standing restaurant, located at Temenos Retreat at the corner of Voortrekker and Bree streets.

Diners can be seated either in the front garden, under the trees, in the pretty resturaunt, or on the shady veranda at the back.

Tebaldi's is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner on the days and times below:

Tuesday to Sunday: 08h30 - 16h00 (no dinner on a Tuesday)

Wednesday to Saturday: 19h00 - 21h30

Phone: +27 +23 625 1115

Photographs: Destination McGregor

la Pizza Pazza

A new addition to the McGregor scene, la Pizza Pazza (the crazy pizza) specialises in traditional Italian pizza with bases that are light and crisp and fresh, flavourful toppings.

The menu includes a limited range of 'pasta-al-forno' (oven cooked pasta) and is available for both sit-down and takeway (which can be ordered online).

Whether it's a sit-down or a takeaway, located next door to Grape De-Vine, patrons can a enjoy glass of vino (or two) as they wait or while they enjoy their pizza.

Wednesday to Friday: 13h00 – 20h30 (last order)

Saturday: 12h00 – 20h30 (last order)

Sunday: 16h00 – 20h00 (last order)

Closed Monday & Tuesday

Photographs: Destination McGregor

Green Gables Country Inn

Hosts Sarel and Sune serve dinners on a Friday and Saturday evening. Fridays diners are offered their "One Dish Wonder" and a three course meal is available on a Saturday.

Friday and Saturday: Dinner only

Phone: +27 +23 625 1626

Photograph: supplied

How Bazaar

How Bazaar sells a delightfully eclectic range of wares: from art and artefacts to clothing, gifts and decor. When you've shopped, drop at one of the tables - on the veranda or in the shop for the best toasties in the Western Cape and Caffè latte to die for.

Monday to Saturday: 09h00 - 17h00

Sunday: 09h00 - 13h00

Closed Christmas Day

Photographs: Selma

Eeseltjiesrus Restaurant

The restaurant at the Dpnkey Sanctuary 5km outside McGregor on the Robertson road is open at the end of the week for brunch and lunch.

Licensd, diners can enjoy a glass of wine and buy some to take home - all in aid of the donkeys that live at the sancutary

Thursday to Sunday: 10 am to 4 pm

Photographs: Facebook

The Sandbag House

On Sunday evenings this home becomes a pop-up restaurant simple, homecooked three course meals next to the fire in winter weather permitting, on the stoep in summer.

Reservations essential by noon Saturday.

Supper @ The Sandbag House by special request - minimum 4, maximum 10.

Phone: +27 +23 625 1498

WhatsApp: 082 924 8997

Regret no card facility— cash only

Not licenced - BYO

Photographs: Selma

Photo: Eat Out

Karoux McGregor

Now closed due to the untimely death of one of the co-owners.


Photographs and this entry is being retained in honour of Aimee and the contribution that she and Ryan made to our village.


Food photos: Lisa Harlow

Destination McGregor - for all your weekend accommodation requirements

McGregor, Western Cape, South Africa

Phone: +27 +23 625 1450

E-mail: info(at)destinationmcgregor.co.za