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Thesen Harbour Town, Knysna, South Africa
+27 44 382 4874
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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152 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was one of the few occasions when the whole touring party sat down together to dinner. We had stood on the balcony outside over a drink to watch a lovely sunset and then sat down to a lovely meal. we had been told that there was a wine tasting event that night but that went down the leg side... More 

Thank Cheshiretourist2
Knysna, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Being a small school we chose Sirocco as they were willing to give a classy set menu for a good for value price. They assisted with decor and service during the meal was way about average. Overall good value for money, a good evening enjoyed by staff and pupils. On behalf of Heatherhill School, thank you.

Thank HeadHHS
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice restaurant on a great location. Great sunset. Good service and regular food. Great cocktail bar upstairs.

Thank P C
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71 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stopped here en passant as the original restaurant to which wehad been heading closed at midday on Sunday. We sat on the "terrace' and had a very pleasant lunch just about sheltered from the strong winds. The food was spot on, the drinks welcome, the service friendly but on the tardy side...or is that just SA?

Thank Wymlae
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We had 2 steaks which were over cooked. The peppercorn sauce was full of whole unbroken peppercorns which made it almost inedible. The service was poor. Little attention paid and upon paying the bill had to wait 10 minutes before asking for my change which was way beyond a gratuity / tip. The location is great but given there are... More 

Thank Michael7947
Pretoria, South Africa
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great service from Patience, book table 18 for breathtaking view of the Heads. Sushi fantastic. Best frozen margaritas in town

Thank desispies
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

One of the best restaurants in knysna. We order seafood pizza, lamb shank and catch of the day, all of them were really delicious and what made better the location of the restaurant on the harbor. Really good experience despite the delay in bringing the orders due to the crowd in the restaurant.

Thank Ghormallah A
Langebaan, South Africa
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Situated on the edge of Thesen Island waterway, with lovely view of lagoon and The Heads. Vibrant atmosphere and fully booked, probably due to the Sunday Sushi special! Despite this we ordered and were in and out in 75min. Wide variety of food, drinks, craft beers and cocktails.

Thank snaair
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was amazing and beautifully cooked. Great cocktail menu, had the best strawberry daiquiri. Chocolate brownies for dessert were delicious. Restaurant is in a great location, perfect for watching the sun set. Staff were really friendly, service was great

Thank Tam494
Flitwick, United Kingdom
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80 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited with my in-laws for dinner on a Friday night. While we hadn't reserved, the restaurant wasn't full and we were seated quickly. We then waited. And waited some more. Finally after 20 minutes we managed to attract someone's attention and under duress the maître d took our order. No idea what the problem was because other patrons who'd... More 

Thank Andy S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $25
Italian, Seafood, Sushi, European, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar scene, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Scenic view, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Thesen Harbour Town, Knysna, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna
  • Phone Number: +27 44 382 4874
tel:+27 44 382 4874

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?