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The Drydock Food Co

Knysna Waterfront, Knysna 6570, South Africa
+27 44 382 7310
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good36%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
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“sushi” (92 reviews)
“oysters” (53 reviews)
“lamb curry” (12 reviews)
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Seafood, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Knysna Waterfront, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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191 - 200 of 723 reviews

Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a place to have oysters and ended up here. It's like Ocean Basket, standard seafood fare. I had the Sundried Tomato & Feta Phyllo baskets off the lunch specials and it was burnt. The staff were fine, and fine with the...More

Thank Leeloominai01
Reviewed 4 October 2016

The service was outstanding, the food was fantastic, the views of the harbour are absolutely gorgeous, we loved every moment of our lunch there.

Thank Cherie K
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

I went on a seafood extravaganza. Local oysters for starter with a seafood bisque. Main of the seafood platter. All were good, though the wait between starter and main course were verrrry long. I think in total we were in the restaurant for over 2...More

Thank Woodallster
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Great view of the harbour in Knysna, the Sushi wasn't great and there was a mystery guest in the napkin. Service was slow. 🙁

Thank Nikolai B
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Really good burgers, friendly waitstaff, and a nice Saturday tradition of good blues. Great classics in the mix as well as some newer blues variations on familiar music. A great way to spend a Saturday afternoon.

Thank Kirsten W
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We had dinner at the drydock on a Saturday evening. The place had a good crowd. Reservations had been made but they had us all sitting at different tables...... We met moved the tables together. The menu was set but we asked for a slight...More

Thank Muthanje R
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped by for Saturday lunch. R20 craft beers were great, chilled vibes with live blues and nice burger options. The chicken and pesto pasta my wife ordered , however, was horrible, utterly flavourless. Kinda ruined the whole experience. Service was also very slow.

Thank RobRaw01
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We were tempted in by the half price Sushi Friday offer and the restaraunt had a lovely spot overlooking the marina. We were sat upstairs where we had beautiful views and the setting inside was also very nice. The staff were brilliant, with a special...More

Thank Natasha F
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Drydock is a nice restaurant with a welcoming atmosphere. We had halfprice sushi on Friday evening. The food is excellent, service good, staff friendly. Will go again.

Thank AnnemarieFourie
Reviewed 13 September 2016

What a bargain!! Half Priced Sushi on a Friday Night is just what you need to start a great weekend. An d to top it all, the sushi was excellent quality and good sized portions, contrary to the norm of most specials.

Thank Tania B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$15
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Knysna Waterfront, Knysna 6570, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna
  • Phone Number: +27 44 382 7310
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