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Cruise Cafe

Remembrance Avenue | The Featherbed Company, Knysna 6570, South Africa
+27 44 382 1693
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“tempura prawns” (29 reviews)
“laksa” (3 reviews)
“pork belly” (13 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Remembrance Avenue | The Featherbed Company, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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11 - 20 of 299 reviews

Reviewed 21 June 2017

From the time of making the booking to the time we left ... what an upliftment for our traumatised spirits after the fires of Knysna ..... excellent hospitality, good tasty well presented meals, fish very fresh ... catch of the day .... good selection of...More

Thank Vallerie M
The Featherbed C, Public Relations Manager at Cruise Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Thank you Vallerie for you review! It has certainly been a tough time for all of us in Knysna. We are just happy that you enjoyed your Father's Day with us! Hope to see you back soon.

Reviewed 12 June 2017

We were there a month ago, but had such a lovely evening. Service amazing, and food was fantastic. I am so not an Oyster lover, but the two I had were devine. Then the Seafood platter was perfect. A lovely evening and would definitely recommend.

Thank shelleyrose2015
The Featherbed C, Public Relations Manager at Cruise Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. Hope to see you back soon!

Reviewed 5 June 2017

We were a party of 10 and unfortunately all the meals were average. Although lots of choices the tastes was average or below. Have eaten here before, and food was great. Hope this was just an off day.

Thank AgrumeA
The Featherbed C, Public Relations Manager at Cruise Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

We sincerely regret you comments and would like to know which night you dined with us. Please could you kindly email us the date and your contact details to sales@featherbed.co.za

Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Visited for lunch on Saturday 3 June. Pleasant venue but no atmosphere. Prices reasonable but food very average. Ostrich salad was aweful. Old wilted lettuce and a few slices of cold biltong-like ostrich. Pity because temperature was 33c!!

Thank Gavin J
The Featherbed C, Public Relations Manager at Cruise Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Gavin we read your review with sincere regret as we can asssure that your experience is definitely not what Cruise Cafe strives for. Kindly email us your contact details to sales@featherbed.co.za for further discussions.

Reviewed 28 May 2017

We visited this Cafe on way to Oudtshoorn and it was a excellent break in the journey. Located near N2 makes it easily reachable. Views are breathtaking. Food is good (we had Bobotie, a traditional African Dish, which was done really well) and reasonably priced....More

Thank Amit P
The Featherbed C, Public Relations Manager at Cruise Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Thank you so much for visiting us and for your review.

Reviewed 14 May 2017

I have reviewed Cruise Cafe on several occasions and have always been happy. Today, a gorgeous sunny day, deserved a session on their deck. I was alone and sat at just after 2:00. Only two other tables were sat on the deck. After about 5...More

1  Thank kmiller12
The Featherbed C, Public Relations Manager at Cruise Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017
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We apologise for your experience.

Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere, Great food. I had the calamari steak and thoroughly enjoyed it. Others had pork belly, steak wrap and all enjoyed quality and tasty meals. A lovely spot.

Thank EveningEater
The Featherbed C, Guest Relations Manager at Cruise Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Thank you so much for your review! We are very pleased you enjoyed your meals with us!!

Reviewed 2 May 2017

Beautiful view sitting outside looking at the lagoon, and the calamari I had has made me want to go back ASAP. Every piece was tender, tasty and delicious. Service was friendly the price was spot on. My friend had a yummy veggie dish.

Thank barbara b
The Featherbed C, Guest Relations Manager at Cruise Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017

Thank you so much for your comments!!! We hope to see you soon for some more of the yummy Calamari!!

Reviewed 26 April 2017

Everything from the food atmosphere and service was impeccable. The Portobello Mushroom starter is divine. Seafood Platter is more than enough for 2 (Serving staff graciously divided our single order onto 2 plates) Our daughter ordered the sirloin steak which was cooked to perfection (she...More

Thank Phil_Pisciotta
The Featherbed C, Guest Relations Manager at Cruise Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

Dear Phil Thank you for visiting us and for your awesome review!!

Reviewed 26 April 2017

We went here for supper and loved every moment of it. The position of the Cruise Cafe is great overlooking the water. The service was brilliant and the food was tasty and freshly prepared. We loved our evening meal here and will certainly be back...More

Thank JulietteP_SA
The Featherbed C, Guest Relations Manager at Cruise Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

Dear Juliette Very pleased to read your review!!! Thank you

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it's a sit down restaurant with an amazing view
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$21
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Remembrance Avenue | The Featherbed Company, Knysna 6570, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna
  • Phone Number: +27 44 382 1693
  • E-mail
Description
Cruise Cafe is known for its fresh seafood and modern styled cuisine, a relaxed atmosphere with exceptional views of the Knysna Lagoon. Cruise Cafe presents diners with a soothing yet sophisticated ambiance, graced by lots of blond wood, sepia coloured alcoves and enlarged nautical photographs. Enjoy specialty coffees and classy cocktails on the lagoon deck with superb views, or sample the delightful breakfasts, healthy lunches and mouth-watering dinners from our fine selection of menu items.
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