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Sao Goncalo's - CLOSED

2 Sewell Street, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
+27 71 851 0390
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
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“bread” (18 reviews)
“pastry” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2 Sewell Street, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
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11 - 20 of 221 reviews

Reviewed March 10, 2017 via mobile

The restaurant was quiet and does not have a liquor licence. But that was ok. Our waiter was Nelson. A lovely man, knowledgeable about the menu and gave good recommendations. I had the line fish which was Gurnard. Very fresh and beautifully cooked. One of...More

Thank Jane O
Reviewed March 6, 2017

It's hard to understand some of the negative ratings, because we had a wonderful time. Nelson and his trainee offered a great service, very personal and our food was prepared in little more than 10 minutes. Fish as well as grilled chicken tasted delicious and...More

Thank andi852017
Reviewed March 3, 2017 via mobile

The problem with this restaurant is only one member of staff who can do anything. It is unacceptable to have to wait almost an hour from the time of order to getting food. The restaurant claims to be Portuguese but as someone who is often...More

1  Thank Andrew T
Reviewed February 23, 2017

We had an early dinner at Sao Goncalo's. Service was excellent and the food was delicious. It was a lovely authentic experience and we booked to go back. I would recommend it highly for a casual meal.

Thank alexandras146
Reviewed February 19, 2017

Many thanks to Nelso and his team for providing a very good 'value for money' evening. Would definitely recommend.

Thank lessulli
Reviewed February 17, 2017

Passed by this restaurant and decided to give it a go. Pleasantly surprised with excellent service from Nelson and his trainee(Linden) and my husband loved the peri peri chicken. Simple fare and excellent pastries. We will return.

Thank Helen V
Reviewed February 16, 2017 via mobile

Having been to this restaurant on a number of other occasions, there is no other way to describe our visit other than DISGRACEFUL We sat down at 6.40 pm and placed our order. After an hour we enquired about our food and was told it...More

1  Thank Bowlesuk
Reviewed February 12, 2017 via mobile

We saw the restaurant and we were glad to find a restaurant that is open on a Sunday!! We had excellent food and we enjoyed it a lot. As I am a vegetarian I took the vegetarian platter which was very nice. My friend took...More

Thank Travel_caddy1000
Reviewed February 9, 2017

We visited this restaurant recently after really enjoying the place he had at Nicks Old Village. He had a wonderful bakery there and his breakfasts were really lovely. We thought we would give his new place a try but we were so disappointed. It was...More

1  Thank CanterburyBridge
Reviewed February 7, 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant for the first time tonight, and although the waiter, Nelson, was working alone and had a busy restaurant to look after, his service was awesome. The food was good value for money and really delicious. A lovely evening - we will...More

Thank Amanda H
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$2 - $12
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Sewell Street, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Plettenberg Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 71 851 0390
Portuguese cooking us inspired by the natural bounty of land and sea, resulting in fine soups and main courses. While the demands of the famous Portuguese sweet tooth ensures a wide range of tempting cakes, puddings and pastries. Come and experience a touch of Portuguese.
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