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Route 57 Restaurant

12 Marsh Street, Mossel Bay 6506, South Africa
+27 44 691 0057
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“venison” (30 reviews)
“pork neck” (5 reviews)
“fish cakes” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
European, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
12 Marsh Street, Mossel Bay 6506, South Africa
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81 - 90 of 332 reviews

Reviewed December 20, 2016 via mobile

We went early and got a nice spot ob the stoep.the food was delicious. The waiters were also polite and efficient. I would definitely go again

Thank Hamish C
Reviewed December 19, 2016

We arrived in Mossel Bay at the beginning of peak vacation time but our guest house host Petra got us a reservation without a problem & boy were we glad she had done so ! The restaurant is located in a traditional old home style...More

Thank WishIWasSailing
Reviewed December 14, 2016

The food was average and the service bad, not at all professional for such a "high class" restaurant.

Thank Anthea002
Reviewed December 14, 2016 via mobile

I ordered a fillet steak for 170 Rand and got 2 very small "patties" on mashed potatoes. This is no value for money!

Thank Joachim F
Reviewed December 7, 2016 via mobile

You won't expect the restaurant like this one in such a small town. From my point of view the best restaurant here. Try their trio - mix of venison. And make sure you have a reservation

Thank Irena K
Reviewed December 7, 2016

The food here was South African based offering something to fit all tastes. The starters, mains and deserts are all freshly prepared on site and offer a large range of tastes and flavours for everyone

Thank Marion C
Reviewed December 6, 2016 via mobile

We had a dinner here on our lest night in mossel bay ant it was without a doubt the best in town. Food was good, staff was knowledgeable and the wine list was good.

Thank Morbaras
Reviewed December 4, 2016

Our waiter was totally inept and paid us not attention in fact seemed to get irritated when we couldn't decide what we wanted. never came back to ask if we enjoyed our meal and there two other waiters who popped over to our table not...More

Thank V2551XYmichaelo
Reviewed November 28, 2016

We were met by a lady with few words, not even good evening or welcome. Our waiter was plesant and helped us with our wine choice. Food arrived in good time, we both has snails for starters, very good. Calamari for mains also very good....More

Thank david s
Reviewed November 24, 2016

On the off chance I decided to visit this restaurant after a break of more than 18 months and was I IMPRESSED. The service, food, wine EVERYTHING was superb. Definitely a highlight and challenge to The Gannet and Transkaroo in the future if they maintain...More

Thank POTaylor62
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 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: 12 Marsh Street, Mossel Bay 6506, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Mossel Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 44 691 0057
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Route 57 Restaurant, Mossel Bay, is an association between international golfing star, The 2010 Open Champion, Louis Oosthuizen and well known Mossel Bay Restauranteur Anzelle Zeelie. The Route 57 Experience - we pride ourselves in serving you South African Cuisine with true South African Hospitality!

Trio of Venison (Kudu, Ostrich and Springbuck), Cape Malay Curry, Fresh Fish, AAA Beef Steaks, Pork Belly, Lamb Neck, Ostrich Boboti, Pepper-crusted Fillet and many more superb dishes to choose from. 
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