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Main Road, Sedgefield, Knysna 6573, South Africa
+27 44 343 1780
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good35%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (47 reviews)
“prawns” (17 reviews)
“paella” (10 reviews)
Closed Now
European, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Main Road, Sedgefield, Knysna 6573, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband always goes to Montecello when he is in the Garden Route for paragliding. I would always hear about this place making Espetada's to die for. So in October I had the opportunity to go & try it for myself. My first thought was...More

Thank LoreyMaree
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been visiting Montecello for years. The food is great. We always succumb to the delicious espetada, even though we keep saying we will try something else. Service is friendly and efficient.

Thank Heather T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was delicious as always! I had the fillet special with pepper sauce, and would definitely recommend it. Everybody else’s meals were enjoyed too

Thank MarieAnneM22
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely dinner, great service, but the highlight is the Prawns and Espetada. Juicy succulent prawns cooked perfectly and served steaming hot and the beef fillet Espetada was grilled rare, seasoned just right and tender.

Thank sueretha
Reviewed August 14, 2018

We arrived in Sedgefield around midday and were caught peeping through the window of the restaurant. A lady came out and invited my husband in so that he could select a table. We booked for 6.30pm and were greeted by a very cozy atmosphere with...More

Thank Helheath
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

What a pleasant dining experience. The Espetada was cooked to perfection. The meat was tender, well seasoned and no gristle. Another guest had the Calamari steak which was just as tender and literally melted in your mouth. The Kingclip was also a hit, the fish...More

Thank Lillian E
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

Steak was well cooked but tasteless This restaurant is just too busy to satisfy customers Waiters just too busy

Thank JohanS3800
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

In all the years that I have been in Sedgefield I have only ever had amazing, perfectly prepared and presented delicious meals. I would highly recommend Montecello to anyone

Thank kath1dewy
Reviewed May 1, 2018

As we live in Sedgefield we mae good use of Montecello's and I have never had a bad food experience there yet, be it steaks, seafood or anything.

Thank Lea D
Reviewed April 13, 2018

Classic menu mix and large portions made this a thoroughly enjoyable experience. Please get some Lemoncello though, not only to rhyme with your name but too complement the enjoyable food. Atmosphere almost 70-ish, classic schnitzels and espetadas makes this a worthwhile stop conveniently close to...More

Thank japoti
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January 3, 2018|
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Response from 35maryroseM | Reviewed this property |
Montecello is closed on Sundays
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, Sedgefield, Knysna 6573, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna  >  Sedgefield
  • Phone Number: +27 44 343 1780
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