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Nguni

Crescent St, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
+27 44 533 6710
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“bobotie” (37 reviews)
“tuna carpaccio” (15 reviews)
“steak” (75 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
African, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Crescent St, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
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11 - 20 of 464 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Extremely pleased we found this place what a pleasure. The waiter and chef went out of their way to accommodate. Everything was delicious! My girlfriends first time in SA and her first bobotie, left a great impression. Chimmichurri sauce with the steak is a must...More

Thank Jürgen P
Reviewed December 14, 2017

Decorated with style and laid-back seating in the patio at the back. The food was delicious with typical meat of South-Africa on the menu: ostrich, springbok,... Taste it!

Thank Lieven D
Reviewed December 11, 2017 via mobile

Having read the reviews I was really looking forward to dining in Nguni. My husband and I shared the bobotie spring rolls for starters and they were to die for but that was the only positive for me. Our main courses arrived as soon as...More

Thank cmppa
Reviewed December 11, 2017 via mobile

This would normally be rated as excellent but because of the very high standard of restaurants in South Africa it has to be very good. The steaks were lovely and the desserts to die for! One minor point was that the potatoes tasted like they...More

Thank Pompeysunrise
Reviewed December 9, 2017

An absolute joy to find a genuine African restaurant amongst a sea of predictability and ennui. Fortunately we booked in advance as it was rammed to the gunwhales even in midweek from the off---I can see why. Reasonably, if not cheaply priced, it offers genuine...More

Thank David H
Reviewed December 8, 2017 via mobile

Outstanding experience... never disappoints Been to Nguni many time and this has to be a first choice in Plett

Thank raymond123219
Reviewed November 26, 2017 via mobile

This was our best meal in South Africa. The meat was perfect, and the sides were also great (vegetables and potatos). They have good options of wine as Well. It is not cheap but worth.

Thank Paula P
Reviewed November 25, 2017 via mobile

We started off with a homemade bread loaf in a flowerpot and a rose wine. Simply awesome! The menu is small but the food is great! They serve a variety from Caprese Salad with homemade Mozzarella to Springbok Loin in red wine jus. Even a...More

Thank Sarah G
Reviewed November 24, 2017 via mobile

The ostrich steak was outstanding I could have had 3 more of those. My gf had the springbok which was delicious as well. Overall the ambience, the waiter and the wines were very good.

Thank just4fun1988
Reviewed November 21, 2017 via mobile

We had about excellent meal at Nguni -the soup was excellent and the ostrich steak outstanding. Our waiter was very jolly and welcoming when we arrived and was very attentive - in this respect we could not fault the service. However, when we came to...More

Thank SottoVoce620
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crescent St, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Plettenberg Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 44 533 6710
  • E-mail
Description
Nguni Restaurant Nostalgic with an African flair, Nguni is located in one of Plett's oldest buildings - an original dairy dating back over a hundred years. Nguni's African menu is a reflection of traditional selections like Bobotie, game, biltong, springbok, Karoo lamb, ostrich and other local favourites. With its beautiful sunny veranda or eclectic African interior with its original wood-burning stove, the Nguni Girls provide customers with a unique setting and superb menu. A true taste of the Cape!
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