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10 Mayotte Circle, Saint Francis Bay, South Africa
27 0 42 294-1309
Today
12:00 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Open now
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 12:00 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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  • 44
    Excellent
  • 34
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great Restaurant

Great situation on a man made waterway. Menu has a wide choice with lots of fish options. Our waitress was very helpful in making our choices. If you want an outside seat oor front row you will need to book. But there is no problem inside the restaurant is spacious and airy.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 4, 2015
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Brighton
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  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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Brighton
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86 reviews 86 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015 NEW

Great situation on a man made waterway. Menu has a wide choice with lots of fish options. Our waitress was very helpful in making our choices. If you want an outside seat oor front row you will need to book. But there is no problem inside the restaurant is spacious and airy.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 NEW

OMG the food, the wine, the staff...amazing and the crayfish tails were out of this world so much so that we revisited on our last night

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 NEW via mobile

the beautiful Greek restaurant on the canals!😄 great family service and a very good vibe😊 the food is excellent ( try the ribs) you have to try this place!😝

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East London, South Africa
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

A late lunch to celebrate my birthday..! What a wonderful experience... First a champagne toast in the swimming pool, followed by starters and a main meal of outstanding quality.. Delicious and well presented! The octopus dish was literally something "to die for"... The service, especially from the Brazilian lady, was great. She was never in your face, never pushy, but... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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52 reviews 52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Large restaurant on a canal, with quirky feature of a plunge pool, which we were told is actually used by patrons arriving by boat! Large portion of sticky ribs - the best I have ever had in a restaurant - just savoury enough, just sweet enough, just sticky enough. Served with good roast potatoes. Mousakka good, served with roast potatoes... More 

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Gariep Dam, South Africa
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Great spot on the canals with lovely views..fantastic atmosphere and the food was superb . Try the ice cream!

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Cape Town, South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

beautiful location overlooking the canal network in the marina with a cool infinity pool. So glad my kids had their bathing costumes with them! Delicious Greek food esp the melt in the mouth lamb and humous with a super fun atmosphere and great service. Would highly recommend.

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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Went here with my girlfriend and we had a fantastic evening. The restaurant is situated on the canals of St Francis with a cool little pool on the water. Although we never made a reservation we were able to get a decent table outside. I would suggest making a reservation or making sure that they seat you outside. We split... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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38 reviews 38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

This is the only Restaurant I will go to in St Francis Bay. Perry the owner is a gem and he keeps this restaurant running year after year at an incredibly high standard. It has the best views of any restaurant in the area and if you own a boat, you can even get to it via the Kromme River.... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Excellent food, great value for money, phenomenal service!! Very well managed...owner is very involved there and came to our table twice to check on us on a very busy night! VERY IMPRESSED!!!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 10 Mayotte Circle, Saint Francis Bay, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Saint Francis Bay
  • Phone Number: 27 0 42 294-1309

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Greek
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Friday
12:00 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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