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Tipsy Trooper
Traditional English Pub & Restaurant

One of the essentials of a traditional pub is a warm welcome and our Management & Staff provide this with enthusiasm. Pubs and bric-a-brac seem to go together.

At the Tipsy Trooper all manner of objects hang from the walls & adorn the shelves. Most of today's customers come for the excellent food, good selection of wines and quality real ales.

The Restaurant has a good reputation for food, with a wide choice of interesting dishes, including some excellent South African style bar food as well as traditional fayre.

Sumptuous Buffets are served in the evenings during the week & Sunday Lunch provides a welcome break for busy families.

Ample counter space, plus free-standing tops for groups to collect around.

A team of dynamic young folk will greet you and provide anything you need with a smile.


Coffee & Bistro

Penelope’s is a sanctuary for locals and visitors looking for a “home from home”.
We offer a casual dining experience to patrons in search of an intimate retreat or a casual meal. More than cuisine – it’s a way of life – taking time to savour a meal and enjoy the company of family and friends. We offer our loyal customers the chance to eat with friends, laugh & enjoy.
We have created something unique, but at the same time familiar and welcoming. The food is hearty and well-made, with the emphasis on flavour. Our aim is to keep our food simple, but delicious. The heart and soul of Penelope’s remains its menu – adapted seasonally – proving our love for fine produce and offering exceptional value. We aspire to bring new and exciting dishes on a regular basis and every week we offer a variety of items on the specials board. Simply put: Penelope’s Coffee & Bistro creates memories!
The menu is quirky and innovative with many competing flavours. All of the food has been deliberately prepared to provide complementary and unexpected flavours that work together to ensure the satisfaction of our customers. Penelope’s distinct and slightly quirky personality is reflected in our food and drinks, which are presented in a variety of unique ways, from contemporary to rustic and even quirky.
The food is complimented and contrasted with our distinctive selection of cocktails, wines & craft beers.
We offer freshly baked delectable cakes and bakes, artisan breads and flaky butter croissants.
Also available is a selection of homemade pantry items, which include jams, preserves, pickles and many other interesting and unusual items.


140 Murchison Street
P.O. Box 12
Kwa Zulu Natal