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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Italian Restaurant
“An awesome Italian restaurant right on the beach. Great food and fabulous views! ”
  • 86 locals recommend
“East Head Café is a local landmark on the rocks of the famous Eastern Head. Breakfast and globally-inspired lunch dishes served with a spectacular view through Knysna Heads ”
  • 84 locals recommend
“A good end to walking around on Thesen island. Super friendly staff, great location and scrumptious food. Do not miss out on walking through the atrium (The Lofts boutique hotel) at the back of the restaurant. Once a boat shed, now an architectural wonder, with comfortable places to sit and interesting small shops around.”
  • 52 locals recommend
Tapas Restaurant
“A lovely seafood restaurant. Great atmosphere and decor. The seafood and sushi is great. ”
  • 57 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“Lovely relaxed atmosphere on the beach. Great outdoor place for kids to play!”
  • 24 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“It is reasonable and has the most amazing views, Is family friendly and casual.”
  • 60 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“With their distinctive South African favours and beachfront location, this is the perfect place to soak up the ocean and relax. You are seated on beach sand and served by friendly down to earth staff. This is a fantastic gastro experience!”
  • 27 locals recommend
“As the first wine estate in the Plett area, Bramon laid the ground work for many wine farms that followed. Since planting its first vines in 2000, the family-run estate has won many national and international awards. A tasting room is located at the N2 and the restaurant set amongst vines a short distance beyond ”
  • 53 locals recommend
“fresh bakery, great food with great atmosphere - Park Run on Saterday mornings and many Cyclists stop before and after there ride ! ”
  • 22 locals recommend
“Local microbrewery with a lot of tables and great food selection. This place can turn into a full blown party from Thursdays until Sundays.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Tapas Restaurant
“Very casual hangout, for eats, drinks, live music, sport on tv, child friendly, with an outside playground for the kids, good for people and boat watching...”
  • 46 locals recommend
Liquor Store
“34 Degrees South at The Knysna Waterfront has a wide-ranging menu and is known for its fresh appetising seafood-inspired offerings.”
  • 41 locals recommend
BBQ Joint
“Great burgers, Salads and pizza. awesome vibe and hands-on owners who care about each guest. Definitely worth a visit ”
  • 21 locals recommend
“With scrumptious pizza freshly made in their wood fired ovens, you can't go wrong!!”
  • 17 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Amazing food, with your host George, who has been in the restaurant trade for over 30 years. Stunning Views and amazing food, this is a must to visit. ”
  • 11 locals recommend
“This is a very popular restaurant, right on the beachfront. The food is great, and the prices are reasonable. This is a firm favourite for the locals, not too smart and not to casual attire is worn, and there is a good ambiance for an evening out. Breakfasts with this view are hard to resist. ”
  • 14 locals recommend