We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


Crescent St, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
+27 44 533 6710
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bobotie” (38 reviews)
“tuna carpaccio” (16 reviews)
“steak” (79 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
African, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Crescent St, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (687)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

11 - 20 of 494 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this was the first time visit and was very impressed not only with the food which was really superb but also the friendly and knowledgeable staff who gave excellent service. even though the restaurant is situated in town we sat outside and felt that we...More

Thank alzay
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A delightful restaurant in a historic building with delicious food and lovely ambiance. Staff were helpful and pleasant. A very enjoyable night.

Thank valdickenson1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recommended to us by owner of our guest house. food was very nice, great setting - much bigger portions than expected. didn't find the owner to be very friendly but waiting staff very good

Thank PeteandAly
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant was recommended to us and didn't let us down. It was very busy. There was a good choice of dishes and the service was fine with a very friendly waitress. Overall glad we visited and would return

Thank LEMONS_11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is another one of the great restaurants in the area. Of course, no chance without reservation. Very nice setting, very good food and friendly service.

Thank Norbert_Gabriel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having read previous reviews we had the bobotie spring rolls - very good. An excellent fillet steak followed, only served with roasties, greater choice would have been good. The service was reasonably prompt and courteous. My only complaint is that once the bill had been...More

Thank Malcolm F
Reviewed 15 February 2018

We had dinner on Nguni as recommendation of a typical south African restaurant where we could try national dishes. Well, its true, we could try different food but always prepared in an 'fusion' and 'international' way. The starters were nothing special, but the main dishes...More

Thank adrianaamarquess
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Very nice place to eat, fine dining. Atmosphere was good! We have had a great diner with perfect wine. The staff is so friendly and helpful. Would absolutely recommend this place when in plett!

Thank Verda S
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Ok very simple a great restaurant with a great menu. Unfortunately run by the worst manager you could ever come across. He is a liar! He has no regard for customer protocol. He is argumentative with no regard to the needs of the business. He...More

Thank David E
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Great food and service, but felt really hemmed in. Avoid the table just inside the door it is on a very flexible floor and each time someone passed the whole table and seats rocked. Should have complained there and then but it was busy and...More

Thank Rameman
Nearby HotelsSee all 14 hotels in Plettenberg Bay
Bayview Hotel
138 reviews
.20 km away
Grand Africa Rooms
397 reviews
.30 km away
The Plettenberg Hotel
618 reviews
.59 km away
Beacon Island Resort
1,016 reviews
1.04 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Clare's Cakes & Deli
181 reviews
.11 km away
Chez Laurent
113 reviews
.17 km away
The Table Restaurant and Bar
698 reviews
.21 km away
Nearby Attractions
Robberg Nature Reserve
1,859 reviews
.30 km away
Secrets of Knysna Forest
7 reviews
.58 km away
Plettenberg Beach
180 reviews
.33 km away
Garden Route Wolf Sanctuary
154 reviews
.58 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
3 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Raul P | Reviewed this property |
No, only if you sit outside
Google Translation
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crescent St, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Plettenberg Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 44 533 6710
  • E-mail
Nguni Restaurant Nostalgic with an African flair, Nguni is located in one of Plett's oldest buildings - an original dairy dating back over a hundred years. Nguni's African menu is a reflection of traditional selections like Bobotie, game, biltong, springbok, Karoo lamb, ostrich and other local favourites. With its beautiful sunny veranda or eclectic African interior with its original wood-burning stove, the Nguni Girls provide customers with a unique setting and superb menu. A true taste of the Cape!
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
Stay in the know!
Get the latest updates on restaurants and more in Zakopane.
Join TripAdvisor