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Harry B's Restaurant & Bar - CLOSED

42 Main Road, Knysna 6571, South Africa
+27 44 382 5065
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
6 Jun 2015
“Really disappointing”
7 May 2015
“Superb in every aspect!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
42 Main Road, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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31 - 40 of 75 reviews

Reviewed 5 January 2014

I had a steak and it was ok, nothing special. They forgot the sauce I ordered to go with steak and then it took about another ten minutes to come. The waiting staff were nice but not very good, tourist season and I don't think...More

Thank Bryce Y
Reviewed 28 December 2013 via mobile

Beautiful Burgers indeed. Will definitely be back and recommend to our guests. Service very good. Waitress friendly and helpful.

Thank HanlieDurbanville
Reviewed 27 December 2013

We Went here twice. Normaly I dont care too much for hamburgers - but this was different. Really good. They have other stuff to. Recomend the bargain to-days-meal. Nice wine by the glass. Quiet garden. Small and cosy

Thank Resemagazinet
Reviewed 22 December 2013 via mobile

B stands for Best Burgers! The food is outstanding and the best burgers and chips this side of the escapement! The situation is deceiving, the food is outstanding!

Thank Izzit-art
Reviewed 18 December 2013

Dinner here was a mixed affair. Sat outside in the courtyard at the back. Nice enough and sheltered from the wind. The food was ok, the service was average. But there was a miserable guy wandering around the place who looked like he may have...More

Thank Steve C
Crystal C, Owner at Harry B's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2013

Hi Steve C I do apologize for the unfriendly demeanor of of the man you assumed was the owner/chef, who was walking around miserably. We increase our staff in the middle of December to try and cope with the added volumes for season, so they...More

Reviewed 16 December 2013

I just love Harry B's. It is an unpretentious pub and grub with excellent food, a good vibe, attentive staff and great music (if you love classic rock!) We love the burgers and the price of half price burgers on a Saturday night is ridiculous....More

Thank LexFaure
Reviewed 1 December 2013

This restaurant really has some of the best burgers I have ever tasted. Forget the spur, if you want the best burgers ever, go to this restaurant. They have a huge variety of different burgers to chose from.

1  Thank Quartershark
Crystal C, Owner at Harry B's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2013

Thank you for your review of our burgers. It is really great for us to hear that we have the best burgers. Makes all the work worthwhile. Thank You.

Reviewed 22 October 2013 via mobile

A group of us went to watch a big rugby game on their big screen TV and it took us ages to decide on burgers as the choice of toppings was HUGE! They were totally delicious though! Next time I'm going for the Camembert cheese,...More

1  Thank Sharon D
Reviewed 13 October 2013

We were walking around looking for somewhere to have lunch, and as foreigners we had to judge by the "feel" and menu. It was nice and clean and we were able to eat outside where it was good people watching. My salad was great and...More

Thank Debjaloha56
Reviewed 4 October 2013

Brilliant food, steaks where amazing and the service excellent even with a tourist group of 30 being served at the same. Definately recommend this to all our friends when they come to knysna

Thank Hartmut M
Crystal C, Owner at Harry B's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2013

Hi There, thank you so much for coming to have dinner with us on Friday night. We appreciate the review and look forward to seeing you again soon. Enjoy the rest of your holiday. Crystal.

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$7 - US$42
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 Main Road, Knysna 6571, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna
  • Phone Number: +27 44 382 5065
  • E-mail
Harry B's is housed in one of Knysna's oldest homes. Built in 1863 featuring yellowod floors and a spectaculary worn yellow wood staircase, the ballustrade is stink wood.Owner operated,Harry B's is known for their great steaks, beautiful burgers and a general approach promising freshness and great flavours.Harry B's has a small pub which is well supported and features a photo gallery of old Knysna.
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