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Big Time Taverna

10 Mayotte Circle, Saint Francis Bay, South Africa
27 0 42 294-1309
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 12:00 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cuisines: Greek
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
Cape St Francis, South Africa
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 via mobile

I ordered the octopus for my main meal. When it came I knew I was in trouble when I tried to cut into one of the pieces. It was inedible, unchewable and the sauce excepted, not very tasty. I let my wife and also my friend taste how bad it was. My friend is an ex restauranteur and former food... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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59 reviews 59 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

We went here on a Tuesday night in low season and were one of only two tables (as you'd expect). That is normally a recipe for disaster but they produced the most amazing food and the service was great. We had the meze starter to share with calamari, halloumi and hummus. It was fantastic. For mains we had the prawns... More

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Once again on every trip to St Francis we have a fantastic meal with the best view ever! Try the tapa's before any main its so delicious.

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Lovely meal, well cooked and presented - friendly atmosphere and happy staff. Made to feel very comfortable and would definitely recommend for excellent food. The most memorable thing was that the young waiter who went out of his way to assist everyone around us with such a friendly attitude. What a pleasure to find people enjoying their job and making... More

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Marlow, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

If you are wanting to escape to Greece for a day or night then this is the place for you. Incredible atmosphere and views over the canals, tentative staff and a wonderful owner. Although their food is expensive, it really is so worth the price tag. I would eat here everyday if I could.

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Downingtown, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Good food, good atmosphere and the best host ever....Perry lives for his restaurant and it shows, the most congenial man I have met in a business, nothing is too much for him and the food is exquisite, love it, can hardly wait to go back next year, I give this restaurant ten stars............

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London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

I wasn't sure what to expect here, having never been in a Greek restaurant outside Greece. Well all I can say is, it has definitely made me want to try more! The food is Greek, a really good fillet steak and such friendly welcoming staff. Well worth the visit if you are in the area.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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20 reviews 20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

I would recommend this restaurant for a relaxing night out. The food and atmosphere and service was good.

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Cape Town
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014 via mobile

We had a great time on our winter break away from the city. The wine selection was good, food fantastic and good value for money. Staff were helpful and knowledgeable and welcoming.

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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75 reviews 75 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

You have to visit this place. We went out of season so not that busy, but the qulaity of food was superb. Good service, great wine, on the canals. What more do you want. Read this and make a reservation

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