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Tolbos Bistro

38 Kerk Street | Overlooking the Gansbaai Harbour, Gansbaai 7220, South Africa
+27 28 384 1560
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good28%
  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (4 reviews)
“peri peri” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
38 Kerk Street | Overlooking the Gansbaai Harbour, Gansbaai 7220, South Africa
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

Tolbos is a great restaurant in the centre of town with personal and friendly service, not too little,not too much... Both the Beef Burger and Chicken Schnitzel Burger were freshly made and tasty. The outside area overlooking the harbour was perfect on a sunny afternoon,...More

Thank Rouvé d
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

A little gem in the town of Gansbaai. Excellent and friendly service. The food is good and the views over the fishing harbor are superb. Kiddies play ground.

Thank GusBehn
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Food and service super and Wayne a great host. Will definitely re-visit! Clean, neat establishment with friendly faces.

Thank Bernadine C
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

What a great surprise. My husband had the chicken schnitzel and I had the burger and chips. It was delicious. The chips is homemade and not oily at all. Very friendly service.

Thank Louise G
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Yummy yummy yummy burger sat outside in the autumn sun after a walk along the coastline! Lovely friendly staff and great service!

Thank McKarabia
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We were at Tolstoy on Saturday night.. very few diners were there, and it was sadly lacking in atmosphere. We had a lovely, charming waiter, Ashley, and that helped. We ordered a hake and a prawn curry with accompaniments. Apparently there is only one chef...More

Thank yvette894
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Great quality and tasty food, well priced with friendly staff. This is a cosy and welcoming atmosphere with a great view. Really enjoyed dinner at the Tolbos Bistro.

Thank TanyaGroen
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

This place is a fantastic find, if you want a relaxed atmosphere, quality local cuisine, a great view over the harbor and friendly staff. Our son happily played with other kids in the fenced garden and we could enjoy the seafood. We even got a...More

Thank Lukhang
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

It was quite cold and rainy... Walking into Tolbos Bistro was just what we needed. Beautiful fire going in the fireplace.. soft music in the background accompanied by great food and company. It also has a family and kiddies outdoor area! Tolbos also serves great...More

Thank paulverna31
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Had really nice lunch here. They use fresh ingredients and food was very tasty. Had the peri peri prawns and calamari, the peri peri was more of a chakalaka.

Thank Nicky N
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Kerk Street | Overlooking the Gansbaai Harbour, Gansbaai 7220, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Overberg District  >  Gansbaai
  • Phone Number: +27 28 384 1560
  • E-mail
Overlooking the beautiful working harbour of Gansbaai, with spectacular sunsets over the ocean.Where you can enjoy the fusion of Overberg hospitality,fresh seafood and South African meals. Child friendly, with an outside play area. Non smoking area inside, smoking area outside.Fully licensed, we accept Visa and Master cards.
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