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Daniela`s at Leisure Isle Lodge

87 Bayswater Drive, Knysna 6571, South Africa
+27 44 384 0462
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“lamb shank” (8 reviews)
“curry” (4 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly
87 Bayswater Drive, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We try and eat here every year when we come to Knysna for the best lamb shank ever. This year was no disappointment. Still the best. Wonderful setting and very intimate. Always recommend to our friends.

Thank Lance_Rokesmith_C
Reviewed March 1, 2018

We had a good dinner at daniela's in Knysna. The atmosphere was very nice and warm. Food was good and service was quick and friendly. We would return to this place!

Thank Paola B
Reviewed March 1, 2018 via mobile

Excellent meal and great service. Very good wine list. Lovely setting. Fillet and lamb shank excellent

Thank Peter R
Reviewed February 8, 2018

Daniellas is an easy stroll around Leisure Island from our accommodation, and usually features in our annual visit to Knysna. The restaurant is not large and is mainly used by residents of Leisure Island Lodge. The menu is quite short, but the venue is attractive,...More

Thank grahamee
Reviewed February 5, 2018 via mobile

There aren’t many options for dinner on Leisure Island and Daniellas is an easy stroll around the beach road from our accommodation, so it usually features in our annual visit to Knysna. The restaurant is not large and is mainly used by the residents of...More

Thank Grahame E
Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful meal in a picturesque setting. Apart from entering the building through the wrong door ( others did too!) the remainder of our evening was flawless. The warm welcome and excellent service throughout the evening made our experience of Daniela’s a good one. A small...More

Thank joanoArmagh
Reviewed September 5, 2017

Tasty food in a cozy space with few tables.... The staff are friendly. Good for families or couples.

Thank Rafaella P
Reviewed May 12, 2017 via mobile

Group of 8 friends- all ordered different meals- great quality & fantastic setting Lamb shank the best

Thank Andre S
Reviewed May 11, 2017

First: the original cook who brought the good ratings has long left the place. Still, the first evening we were very impressed with the food and service. The second however was a slight joke - read my hotel review. We don´t know what happend in...More

1  Thank Januschka
Reviewed April 15, 2017

We were staying just a short distance from Daniela's so this was extremely convenient for us. We were a little surprised that there was no-one to do a "meet and greet" at the door on our arrival and also no-one behind the bar initially. In...More

Thank akay07
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Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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  • Address: 87 Bayswater Drive, Knysna 6571, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna
  • Phone Number: +27 44 384 0462
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