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Quay Four Knysna

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Long Street | Thesen Islands, Knysna 6571, South Africa
+27 44 382 4204
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08:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 22:00
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were there for dinner so couldn't appreciate the great view in the dark, but still the food was awesome, great for all ages and families! Even a pensioners special!

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Thank Matthew H
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unfortunately this restaurant got off to a bad start. We had gone in at lunch time and reserved a tablebinside the restaurant, but with a view onto the lagoon. When we arrived no such table was available as there was a large tour group in, and the manager simply said that they had booked months ago. He couldn't explain why... More 

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Lewisburg, West Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

I had a very spicy red prawn curry and friend had calamari steak (excellent) mussels and prawns. Service slow and seemed to be a chore for staff. Food very good though and nice view of inlet.

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Thank BlueFalconRidge
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Every time we come up the garden route this is a sure stop for me, Lovely atmosphere and amazing food, highly recommend this place!

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40 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

After a long day on the road we had the illusion of takeaway pizza somewhere with a view...we could not find takeaway pizza and eventually per chance psrked in grontbof the restuarant. My wife is not a pub&grub person so it took some convincing - we cant go wrong with a Q4...and we did not! The right stop for friendly... More 

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Thank Adrian S
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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182 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

This place is in a nice location which is why you would come here. Staff, food and everything else is what you would expect from a tourist place I guess.

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Thank Roelvdk
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

We went to watch the rugby over the weekend. The coffee wasn't great and over extracted. Decor was out dated and could do with a make over. Service was adequate. Wouldn't recommend to friends

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Thank Laurenceh777
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

great place we have been twice over 2 visits to Knysna, would come back,great place to sit and relax on a warm summers afternoon over a nice beer!

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Durban, South Africa
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

The view from the restaurant is beautiful but the service is quite slow. We went there for drinks, but it took so long for the drinks to arrive, I wondered how long it would take if one ordered food.

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durbanville
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

Went to Quay Four Knysna and had a great meal with friends from America. Very good food and service and the view inside the restaurants was awesome

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Groups, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 22:00
Monday
08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:00
Thursday
08:00 - 22:00
Friday
08:00 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Long Street | Thesen Islands, Knysna 6571, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna
  • Phone Number: +27 44 382 4204
Description
With live bands, big screens and a warm fireplace, Quay Four on Thesen Island, Knysna, is all about keeping you entertained and giving you a space to relax, unwind and enjoy a good meal without breaking the bank. Come experience a fish-braai and enjoy fresh oysters on the deck with an outlook of the lagoon stretching to the Heads.Quay Four on Thesen Island, offers a variety of light meals and salads, as well as hearty pub fare for those with a bigger appetite, though the emphasis is on sumptuous seafood. Visitors can spend a leisurely day on the deck at Quay Four drinking cocktails and enjoying a delicious meal while soaking up the views.

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