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Anchorage Restaurant

11 Grey Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
+27 44 382 2230
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sole” (56 reviews)
“seafood” (71 reviews)
“steak” (51 reviews)
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Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
11 Grey Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were recomended this place by our guest house host. We were not let down. For entres we had mushroom stack and mussels both most enjoyable. My wife and i then followed up wth fish, Baby kingclip, gurnard and sole. All were cooked to perfection....More

Thank Jolise400
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

We just enjoyed a very enjoyable dinner here with our family. We were superbly attended to by waiter Hendrick, who played an important role in our overall joy this evening. If it weren't for our tight schedule, that allows us just two nights in Knysna,...More

Thank Jurrien P
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Cosy restaurant with excellent sea food. We enjoyed the sole and the sea food plattern. Friendly staff.

Thank Els T
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely evening here. I had the line fish of the day, Carpenter and got a generous portion with rice and veg. The other half had steak and chips. The service was great and the restaurant had a lovely friendly atmosphere. I'd certainly...More

Thank swal1
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Had a couple of enjoyable meals at the Anchorage which was located just around the corner from our accommodation. Enthusiastic and friendly staff. Interesting and varied menu.

Thank mawcam
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We have lived in Knysna for almost 2 years and dod not know that The Anchrage existed. It is tucked away in a small area of general shops and not easily visible from the street. apparently it is also only open for dinner. Friends recommend...More

Thank JohanMoolman
Reviewed 16 July 2017

The Anchorage is tucked away and the exterior belies that great offerings it has. The food is simple but good, and the seafood is of an excellent quality. The staff are super friendly and the ambiance is very welcoming and intimate. The sole was really...More

Thank IlseB630
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Simple fare, done really well. Selection of meat and seafood, with some decent vegetarian options. Excellent service (thanks Nicky!) and didn't break the bank.

Thank Nicky S
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Was an excellent dinner and great combo with the wine. The staff was very accommodating and helpful. The fish was above our expectations and the ambience was very good.

Thank Sebastian L
Reviewed 2 June 2017

This little inconspicuous restaurant is always crowded. one MUST book. The place has no view or outdoor seating to speak of but the seafood is really top class. The service was also brilliant

Thank JulietteP_SA
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
06:30 - 23:30
06:30 - 23:30
06:30 - 23:30
06:30 - 23:30
06:30 - 23:30
18:30 - 23:30
06:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Grey Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna
  • Phone Number: +27 44 382 2230
  • E-mail
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