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Tapas and Oysters

Thesen Harbour Town, Knysna 6570, South Africa
+27 44 382 7196
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good43%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“tapas” (280 reviews)
“oysters” (171 reviews)
Closes in 2 min
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Bar, Seafood, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Thesen Harbour Town, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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Reviewed August 23, 2017

Excellent service, great food and awesome location !!! Wonderful place to spend the afternoon sipping wine and sampling the various tapas.

Thank sunnySA-7
Reviewed August 18, 2017

We had a lovely lunch in the sun while the children played in the playground We had some tapas dishes which were very nice. There was a great atmosphere and the service was good.

Thank Katie W
Reviewed August 16, 2017

the worst dinner we had in South Africa so far.. we have ordered about 6 different types of sushi and 9 tapas, none of them was tasty, some of the sushi had a suspicious taste. on our way out I had a brief look at...More

Thank iklop14
Reviewed August 15, 2017

We return here regularly. The food, the oyster in fact the best in Knysna. We love the easy tapas menu and the cocktails are the best.

Thank Ylandre
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

We live in Spain and loved this place!! Brandon was our amazing waiter and helped us try oysters for the first time. Really helpful and nice guy! We will definitely be coming back here.

Thank julienrichtravel
Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

Nice place to chill and eat. Located in thesen island. Sea view. Had the best chicken strips. Try the oyster as well.

Thank Ritesh_Boochia
Reviewed August 12, 2017

Lovely tapas and delicious cocktails. The calamari is soft and juicy and they have the best onion rings!! Never dissapointed, always our go-to place for drinks.

Thank Maryke W
Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

Fantastic play area for kids but not compromising on adult entertainment either. Live music, very nice vibe and delicious food. The variety in oysters is also very nice. Friendly staff, neat little place with a view.

Thank Suembaxter
Reviewed August 7, 2017

Fresh oysters although expensive was tasty Finger food especially the peri peri chicken wings, tzatiki and bread, jalapeno poppers were delicious Ribs tasty but expensive Waiter at first bold but eventually friendly We sent back the feta dip and without realizing it was not taken...More

Thank lkoekemoer
Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

Sadly after making a booking for the rugby we just got turned away as they made a stuff up. This is the super rugby final and finding somewhere else to go now is impossible! We use to frequent this restaurant but wont be back!

Thank Charlene T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $9
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Large groups
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 6570, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna
  • Phone Number: +27 44 382 7196
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A fun, vibey tapas restaurant situated on Thesen Island at the waters edge. Live music, sushi, global tapas and friendly service. A place not to be missed...
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