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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner


Special Diets
Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Waitstaff

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Brett Garvy is VegTable and his four course meal will be a meal of a lifetime...... even for the most devout carnivore. My (old and experienced) tastebuds thought they had tasted it all, until they were pushed to levels of delight never reached before by...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank RobinW2668
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This delightful rustic little restaurant is only open three nights a week and often fully booked. That is to be expected as their food is fresh, organic and inspired. There are four courses and each is a surprise and delight. I am not going into...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Heather T
Reviewed March 12, 2019

Do it! Unbelievable tastes and flavours! The feast start with your eyes - the food presentation is awesome!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 505lynda123
Reviewed February 13, 2019 via mobile

Returning to Kynsna and meeting up with friends staying in Rheenendal.. suggested we tried here. They weren't able to book last year as it was fully booked! The 4 course meal we had was delicious and have never tried anything like it before. Each dish...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank lyn684
Reviewed February 12, 2019

One of our favourite places to eat in S Africa, you don't know what you are having to eat until you get it, but Brett always ensures that the flavours are outstanding. On this occasion our favourite was the green gazpacho, but the baked figs...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jamly
Reviewed December 15, 2018 via mobile

In my opinion, absolutely the BEST VEGETARIAN place in the Knysna area!! A 4-course meal prepared with so much care, and great planning. Very friendly and insightful owner/cook/botanists. Lovely setting & atmosphere. Absolutely worth the visit!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MillyA842
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Really worthwhile making a booking well in advance - something totally unique including the actual eatery itself. Out in the forest area, and wonderful crazy building. Superb food, fantastic flavour.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank VanRowe1960
Reviewed September 12, 2018

I reserved a table with Brett several months before visiting Sedgefield, having read good things about his restaurant, and was really looking forward to the meal with my wife. Man, I was not disappointed. Everything was memorable: the drive along the dark road and suddenly...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Destination598202
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Who needs meat when one can have vegetarian dishes like these? Brett serves a delicious 4 course meal with wonderful, different combinations. The setting is so cosy, I love eating here. Great pear salad, stuffed tomatoes with Parmesan chip, olives in vegatable broth with rosemary,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Sue53_11
Reviewed April 21, 2018

One of the best meals we've ever had. Mind blowing. We live in NYC and have gone to so many Michelin starred places since, but we can't stop talking about this place years later.

Date of visit: May 2017
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Response from Sue53_11 | Reviewed this property |
Best is to SMS Brett on the number given - he usually answers that. +27 748339516
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