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Harry B's Restaurant & Bar - CLOSED

42 Main Road, Knysna 6571, South Africa
+27 44 382 5065
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
6 Jun 2015
“Really disappointing”
7 May 2015
“Superb in every aspect!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
42 Main Road, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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11 - 20 of 75 reviews

Reviewed 22 December 2014

Had an evening meal here as we were staying at the inn next door. My husband was a bit disappointed that they did not have any beer on tap. Everything very reasonably priced. Husband had a steak, he asked for well done and it came...More

Thank Natasha S
Reviewed 4 December 2014

Crystal the chef/owner of Harry B's serves outstanding freshly prepared food at incredible value. Have never been disappointed.

Thank Liane W
Reviewed 6 November 2014

Excellent food and very hospitable staff. Great atmosphere and we thoroughly enjoyed our meal.......

Thank AnnieLymm
Reviewed 3 November 2014

My husband and I flew down to George from where we made our way in a rental car to Knysna for a quick getaway weekend (31October - 2 November 2014). We stayed at the Knysna Inn Boutique Hotel (highly recommended). We arrived late in Knysna...More

1  Thank zerwickrenatevictor
Reviewed 18 October 2014

I did wonder about the rustic atmosphere and the close fitting tables but the steak I ordered was simply the best I have ever had. I have eaten steaks in Argentina where they claim to produce the best but they are not a patch on...More

1  Thank ksf1
Reviewed 9 October 2014

The food here is truly excellent with chef and owner doing all the cooking herself! The burgers are enormous with the most incredible combinations on a homemade pattty and hand cut chips- not those horrible frozen ones- and the steaks are incredible. My favourite burger...More

1  Thank sharonknysnadreyer
Reviewed 30 September 2014

We last visited this Knysna icon more than two years ago and there have been changes, most for the good. Our most recent visit coincided with a tremendous downpour accompanied by driving winds. To be greeted therefore by a roaring fire in a cosy pub...More

1  Thank Viv_and_Chris_12
Reviewed 31 August 2014

Were looking to find a spot for a quick lunch and found this place. Burgers were great - with quite a variety of different options. Steaks also looked good. Does have a small pub, but don't expect beer on tap here.

1  Thank Simon C
Reviewed 30 August 2014

A cosy winter spot with great burgers & steak. Don't miss this place. The waitresses were in training which was challenging but we did understand

1  Thank bozzies
Reviewed 20 July 2014

We went to Harry B's for steak in a restored old building on the Main Road. We were impressed by the nice, thick cut of rump. I needed to send mine back for a bit more cooking (I like it medium) but my sons got...More

1  Thank AbrieDeV
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$7 - US$45
Open Hours
8:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 Main Road, Knysna 6571, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna
  • Phone Number: +27 44 382 5065
  • E-mail
Harry B's is housed in one of Knysna's oldest homes. Built in 1863 featuring yellowod floors and a spectaculary worn yellow wood staircase, the ballustrade is stink wood.Owner operated,Harry B's is known for their great steaks, beautiful burgers and a general approach promising freshness and great flavours.Harry B's has a small pub which is well supported and features a photo gallery of old Knysna.
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