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Nguni

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Crescent St, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
+27 44 533 6710
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11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 18:00 - 22:00
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW via mobile

We had a steak, salmon and a chicken dish with rice. Everything was great! The best was the beetroot salad!! But the other starters, as well as the desserts, were so delicious! I wish we had more time in the area to be able to go there again! I can totally recommend this very nice restaurant to everyone!!

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Thank Katharina R
london
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Came here on recommendation of hotel we were staying with (The Plattenberg hotel). Food was delicious. I ordered tuna my husband steak. Excellent. Wine was lovely to. Service very quick and friendly. Definitely recommend

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Thank sfarkley
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Very good cuisine, quality food and quality cooking. A MUST for restaurant lovers when staying in Plettenberg....

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Thank Aurélie L
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We visit Plett in March every year and have been regular patrons of this establishment. Last year we were most dissatisfied with our steak meal and made this clear to management who did not seem particularly concerned. We decided never to return however this year we felt that we would give this place another chance. Big mistake !!! After three... More 

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Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

served quickly and very well - food very good - great atmosphere and a pleasant environment. The menu is varied an the standards high and the location easy to find and parking plenttiful . A very nice evening

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Thank Bri L
Toronto, Canada
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102 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Highly recommended restaurant. Make sure you book in advance. You must order the babotie samoosas. An interesting combination of flavours. The tuna carpaccio is great too. Make sure you order line fish.

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Thank rhobru
Tramore, Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved it so much we ate here twice. We had the same fantastic waiter each time - Danny. Thank you Danny for making our experience such a good one. The food was great - I had the best ostrich steak here. Cooked to perfection and a delicious sauce with it. The panna cotta dessert was lovely and presented beautifully.... More 

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Thank Sarah P
Poole, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Three course dinner , well prepared and served in a reasonable time. The service was good.We will certanly come again.

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Thank Jack C
Welwyn, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is billed as an “African” restaurant, and we thought we would try it this trip. Well, the décor is fairly African, but the menu seemed pretty standard South African fare to us, so we enquired. Apparently the presence of game (Kudu and Ostrich that evening) made the difference. Go figure? Anyway, the food we (group of four) ate was... More 

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Thank grahamee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely surroundings, welcoming atmosphere. Very good food, touch expensive. Simple, but varied menu with good service. Midweek, looked nearly full, not noisy though, good sign, discerning clientele?

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
African, Grill, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crescent St, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Plettenberg Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 44 533 6710
Description
Nguni Restaurant
Nostalgic with an African flair, Nguni is located in one of Plett's oldest buildings - an original dairy dating back over a hundred years. Nguni's African menu is a reflection of traditional selections like Bobotie, game, biltong, springbok, Karoo lamb, ostrich and other local favourites. With its beautiful sunny veranda or eclectic African interior with its original wood-burning stove, the Nguni Girls provide customers with a unique setting and superb menu. A true taste of the Cape!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?