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10 k west of Plettenberg Bay | Plettenberg Bay, Harkerville, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
+27 44 532 8226
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pulled pork” (11 reviews)
“risotto” (12 reviews)
“steak” (32 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
African, European, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
10 k west of Plettenberg Bay | Plettenberg Bay, Harkerville, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
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Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

Highly recommend we ate special dish of shrimps, fried calamari and steaks, take the French fries and unique wind list, we came late and ate deserts outside near the fire place - 10 in the Reiter scale

1  Thank AllonR
Reviewed April 22, 2016

We have been a number of times to Zinzi and despite their limited menu, we have always enjoyed their excellent food and friendly service. The Norwegian salmon dish is to die for (my wife's expression, but I agree) and I fell in love with their...More

1  Thank Floris O
Reviewed April 19, 2016

Driving from Knysna over the N2 towards Plet follow the sign Hunter's Estate and Tsala Treetops. In the evening its very easy to miss the tiny sign......be vigilant. Zinzi is an Arabic looking restaurant and we loved to share the Mezze platter for starter, steaks...More

Thank MarinaBahrain
Reviewed April 16, 2016

Lovely to return here , always one of our favourites and never disappoints ! We went with a group of friends , had a great table , shared lots of starters , and each and everyone of us had the most amazing main course and...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed April 16, 2016

We were staying at Tsala Treetops and this restaurant is in the grounds so we walked from our suite. We had booked in advance as we were aware that it was popular and got booked up. We had a nice table for 4 people and...More

Thank Mike C
Reviewed April 14, 2016

This place is truly special - all I can say is make sure you visit - you will not be disappointed. Food service and ambience are of the highest class.

Thank RJM8760
Reviewed April 14, 2016 via mobile

Restaurant set in beautiful countryside, and the building itself was stunning. Plenty of glass to look at the views and decking with fires for a drink before dinner. Food was pretty good and service was friendly and professional. The main reason Zinzi gets 4 not...More

1  Thank BigBobW4
Reviewed April 13, 2016 via mobile

What great location. Set in a sprawling garden setting with Moroccan style decor. Great attention to presentation and service to match this is the ideal place for a long relaxed meal. Carefully thought out menu complemented with a good wine list. Hard to beat.

Thank Back_Road_Tours
Reviewed April 12, 2016

We met some friends for here for dinner. Unfortunately there was a mix up with the booking. No problem as all!! Although it was full we were very well looked after and had a wonderful evening. The set up is excellent. Beautiful gardens to enjoy...More

Thank 1moray
Reviewed April 10, 2016

Our meal began with cocktails outside on the deck where we were able to peruse the menu. We chose to skip the starters as the desserts looked so good. The service and food were excellent. We had the burger and the steak for mains and...More

Thank practicepacker
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Freda O
August 20, 2017|
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Response from kalgran | Reviewed this property |
Open for lunch - and child friendly - though more of an adult restaurant.
Sylvia B
March 3, 2017|
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Response from Zinzi_Rest | Property representative |
Dear Sylvia B We would suggest smart casual for evening, day time is very casual though. But we fully understand that most guests during holiday period would not necessarily have smart pants available. You are welcome to... More
January 8, 2017|
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Response from Zinzi_Rest | Property representative |
Good evening Maylanes We are situated about 4km from the Knysna Elephant park, once you get to the N2 just drive directly opposite and follow the dirt road for 1km until you reach the Entrance gate to Hunter's & Tsala... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Scenic view, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 k west of Plettenberg Bay | Plettenberg Bay, Harkerville, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Plettenberg Bay  >  Harkerville
  • Phone Number: +27 44 532 8226
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Vibrant and casual with distinctive international flavours, Zinzi Restaurant offers an abundant & tasty menu. Ideal for sun-downers on the deck, or for a relaxed dining experience, Zinzi embraces the spirit of hearty cuisine and zesty ingredients with a choice selection of a la carte menu items. A meal at Zinzi is truly an abundant experience of honest food, warm service and superb ambience, at an affordable price.
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