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Anchorage Restaurant

11 Grey Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
+27 44 382 2230
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sole” (53 reviews)
“seafood” (68 reviews)
“steak” (50 reviews)
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Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
11 Grey Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Anchorage is tucked away and the exterior belies that great offerings it has. The food is simple but good, and the seafood is of an excellent quality. The staff are super friendly and the ambiance is very welcoming and intimate. The sole was really...More

Thank IlseB630
Reviewed 1 week ago

Simple fare, done really well. Selection of meat and seafood, with some decent vegetarian options. Excellent service (thanks Nicky!) and didn't break the bank.

Thank Nicky S
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Was an excellent dinner and great combo with the wine. The staff was very accommodating and helpful. The fish was above our expectations and the ambience was very good.

Thank Sebastian L
Reviewed 1 June 2017

This little inconspicuous restaurant is always crowded. one MUST book. The place has no view or outdoor seating to speak of but the seafood is really top class. The service was also brilliant

Thank JulietteP_SA
Reviewed 30 May 2017

The Anchorage is a plush and stylish eatery that serves awesome Steaks and Fish meals. We found the service to be great and the wines to be even better!

Thank Mighty-Mama
Reviewed 24 May 2017

I'm a bit late with this review but we had a couple of great meals at the Anchorage. The food was really good and the staff were very attentive and knowledgeable. We'll certainly be going back

Thank John N
Reviewed 22 May 2017

There are restaurants that, as you walk through the door, you are immediately able to relax and think "Yeah, this'll be OK." And such is the Anchorage. A nice busy vibe, great smells, the clink of glassware and cutlery, good friendly service and a great...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Although this small, intimate restaurant is not close to the waterfront, the good food and good service makes up for that. I would recommend it any time.

Thank Josefijozi
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

What a lovely restaurant. My husband and I went for dinner on our honeymoon. My husband had the platter for one and he really enjoyed it. I am a vegetarian and it was great to see some different vegetarian dishes on the menu. Our waiter...More

Thank J3650VRkates
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

We decided on recommendation of our host to try Anchorage. I'm not usually a seafood person but after being convinced we ordered the sea food platter for 2 by our fantastic waiter called Hendrick. What a great surprise. Everything was superb. Propably the best calamari...More

Thank Len B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
06:30 - 23:30
06:30 - 23:30
06:30 - 23:30
06:30 - 23:30
06:30 - 23:30
18:30 - 23:30
06:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Grey Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna
  • Phone Number: +27 44 382 2230
  • E-mail
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