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Chatters Bistro

9a Grey Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
+27 44 382 0203
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9a Grey Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Family run with great outdoor space. Delicious pasta, pizza and burgers and the trio of puddings the best. Bright young friendly staff.

1  Thank 701dee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly, family run with great ambience. Mainly v good pizzas, huge choice, but also burgers and pasta. Delicious puddings. Excellent and charming service. So good we went back the next night.

2  Thank 47JerryC
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here twice during our time in the town. Although the menu is largely pizza and other italienate fare it was well made and good value. The team that run the place (owners, family and staff) have a good approach to the business. Plerasant...More

2  Thank KevanEastYorkshire
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a great meal here in a lovely outdoor setting.Very busy with a good ambiance. Very short walk from our hotel. Would go again

2  Thank karina d
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Chatters was recomended by our hotel just across the street. We had a great time sitting in the garden enjoyed an amazing 4 cheese pizza. The service is great and the owners are present in the restaurant welcoming customers. We will definately be back next...More

1  Thank JLategan1989
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a table from UK via email and was not disappointed, it was fabulous. Very busy however all the staff were pleasant with bog smiles. Starters of salads were good then pizzas were fantastic. Crispy and thin with fresh ingredients topping. Clare's mum makes the...More

1  Thank Andy P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a real gem. Me and my wife came on a tripadvisor recommendation. You will not be disappointed. Best to book since it does get very busy . Big thanks to our waitress Natasha who was amazing Thank you

1  Thank SteveMaskill
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Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

We had supper with my son in the garden. The food was delicious, the service prompt and thoughtful (they brought my 3 year old’s food very quickly) but it was the little extra’s that really impressed me. Handheld lights to see the menu in the...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Delicious food, great service, romantic atmosphere. We had a great time. Thank you, Chatters! See you again soon!

1  Thank Carin K
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Went here on a weekend away with my wife and the service we got was only second to the great food, the atmosphere is like a real street cafè (bistro) should be and we would definitely return thanx to Portia and the owners warm hospitality

1  Thank 191theok
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2 May 2016|
Response from kmiller12 |
Hi Atul, There is a link to the menu on the web-site. All vegetarian dishes are marked with a "V"
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9a Grey Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna
  • Phone Number: +27 44 382 0203
  • E-mail
Chatters is famous for thin-n-crispy, made-to-order pizzas, a great wine list and home-made desserts. Owner-run, with a casual feel and friendly service style. Outside garden area for warm summer evenings and an inside area with a wood-burning stove, or an enclosed patio for the cooler winter evenings. Extensive wine list available (corkage not permitted and no license for take-away alcohol). Please book to avoid disappointment.
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