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Tapas and Oysters

Thesen Harbour Town, Knysna, South Africa
+27 44 382 7196
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good43%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“tapas” (265 reviews)
“oysters” (163 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Bar, Seafood, Sushi, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Thesen Harbour Town, Knysna, South Africa
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61 - 70 of 583 reviews

Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Delicious food and big variety. Beautiful scenery. Lively atmosphere and lots of entertainment for the kids

Thank Maryke K
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Fabulous extra large oysters! Glass of wine. Watching the boats and kyakers pass. Outdoor tables. Water views. Oysters are Great!!

Thank mlhfoley
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Only good thing about this place is the location. Service is poor. Had an oyster that was off. The rest of oysters was good but at a place like this you should not be getting even 1 bad oyster. The dolmades tapas does not even...More

Thank Choppie V
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Relaxed atmosphere with great food. We love visiting here with friends and family. Massive play area for the kids. Waiters are on point and respect the patrons.

Thank Erich B
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

They offer simple food, sushi and oysters are good. Service is fast but no real knowledge of the craft beer selection. Table bread is different, a little spicy on top. Overall always a good experience here.

Thank Benny1965
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Habanero chilli - HOT AS Fire Got the t-shirt Very nice place to visit Food is very nice with good service. Family friendly

Thank Rossouws
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Situated right by the water, this place offers quite simple food. We had a beer (good range available) with hummus as a starter and then my wife had peri peri chicken, I had the small steak and chips. They also offer quite a range of...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

This resturant has a great vibe! Good music while dining here.. The food was good and also the service. Good alround

Thank ArnecPphf
Reviewed 4 April 2017

I invited a very good friend of mine who loves Tapas food to lunch on Sunday 26th March, service was good but I was very value of the price of the food, R58 for 3 small bites of fish goujons R54 for 3 small chicken...More

Thank gilliannetompkins
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Location, service and drinks are clearly ok because nothing can go wrong with the drinks or the good location and staff is ever so friendly in general. The food was absolutely terrible. It arrived lukewarm. The sushi was 'ok', my son said. All the fried...More

Thank inner-beauty
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$9
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Thesen Harbour Town, Knysna, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna
  • Phone Number: +27 44 382 7196
  • E-mail
A fun, vibey tapas restaurant situated on Thesen Island at the waters edge. Live music, sushi, global tapas and friendly service. A place not to be missed...
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