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Cafe Gannet

Old Post Tree Square | 1 Market Street, Mossel Bay 6500, South Africa
+27 44 691 1885
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (131 reviews)
“kingklip” (38 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Pizza, Seafood, Sushi, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Old Post Tree Square | 1 Market Street, Mossel Bay 6500, South Africa
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11 - 20 of 1,114 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great spot if you're looking for a nice dinner out. Our food was delicious! Waiters are friendly and efficient, and the restaurant has a beautiful outside seating area. We loved the menu and would definitely return if we were in the area...More

Thank CTnicoleH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at the protea hotel where the restaurant is situated. Awesome food and outstanding service. Most definitely worth an evening out

Thank Juanita v
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent seafood in great location. Busy so service was a little slow at times. Linked to bar on cliffside wehere prices high but views magnificant. Link rather odd though as you have to settle your bar bill before moving into the dining area.

Thank Douglas169
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner at Cafe Gannet was excellent as always - from the short wait for a table,the efficient call,the overall service and the quality of the food.This despite a full house in high season!

Thank Fggggg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food for any hotel. Excellent breakfast buffet Strong on fish for dinner. Try the sushi. Service above par.

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Thank bendek2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband had a date night for the first time in a few months. Everything was perfect. Friendly service and great food! Highly recommended

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Thank laineypienaar101
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stumbled upon this establishment by chance as we were just looking for a place to eat. The food is of excellent quality and is definitely a place worthwhile visit should one be in the mood for an upmarket restaurant to have...More

Thank Wikus M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Would like to thanks the Chef and the entire staff for a Stella welcome, food and hospitality. The standards are fantastic and only can go higher.

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Thank steviepaks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the seafood platter. Best seafood I ever had. Very friendly staff abd nice setting. Will be back!

Thank Déan N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had pizza for lunch. blue cheese and mexicana. wow it was really tasty. The service at some tables could be a bit better. hence my 4 rating not 5. when we arrived 12.15 the morning it was not that busy. by 13.30 we left...More

Thank fransie k
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Questions & Answers
Lauren G
January 5, 2018|
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Response from Pusilla | Reviewed this property |
One of our dishes was fish on a bed of quinoa with lemon bits and roasted vegetables so if all of that is vegan (minus the fish of course) then it would be delicious. Anyhow, the kitchen is big and bustling and I’m sure... More
Margaret O
March 13, 2017|
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Response from veronica42 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they did appear to have more on menu than just seafood Sorry I can't be more helpful as we are big fish eaters ,it's the first thing we usually look for Apologies if this reply came to late
January 3, 2017|
Response from Johann J | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, might not be allowed
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $22
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Post Tree Square | 1 Market Street, Mossel Bay 6500, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Mossel Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 44 691 1885
  • E-mail
The Café Gannet Restaurant is Mossel Bay's seafood House. Acclaimed for local seafood specialties, ingeniously prepared. Coastal oysters, black mussels and Mossel Bay Sole are delivered daily from the harbour to make a delectable and varied a la carte menu, which includes pizza, salads, meat dishes, light lunches and Rainbow Cuisine. For a relaxing afternoon, come and enjoy a cocktail overlooking the Indian Ocean... The Cafe Gannet is a great treat, which will please the most discerning palate - very trendy, so bookings are recommended.
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