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The Tin House Cafe

3 Grey Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
+27 44 382 2761
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (10 reviews)
“coffee shop” (8 reviews)
“great coffee” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
3 Grey Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 103 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A quick pitstop in Knysna resulted in a quick brunch. Was great, efficient service and a decent meal. Lovely atmosphere.

Thank Felix S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We came here twice on our short trip to this area. I just wish we could bring the place with us and have breakfast every morning here. The staff are so friendly and efficient. The owners always made sure we were well looked after and...More

Thank donegalgus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for breakfast and it was amazing. Good, fast service, friendly staff, and really yummy food. The seating is comfortable and offers a variety of options to suit most people's needs. Overall, a good place to have breakfast

1  Thank Meg v
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful setting. LOVE the fruit juice blends. Would definitely visit this place again. Friendly and efficient service with nice food to boot!

1  Thank Hannelie1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Coffee good. Waiter attentive.Service wrap good Fillet wrap terrible; Chips cold soggy oil drenched tasted like cold earthworms. I cannot believe that there was any supervision. Owner should eat a meal at Wimpy, Spur, Steers to see how chips are produced. Plants in open area...More

Thank honiball
PP05, Owner at The Tin House Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for complimenting our staff, we value them! We value feedback, and always take on constructive criticism, however I would like to point out our chips are actually well received by our customers, they are cut and cooked – fresh each serving, and not...More

Reviewed 3 November 2017

Lovely meal - i had the halloumi wrap - with free internet. Seating area is nice outside and kids area as well. Staff was fantastic!

1  Thank Kasi S
PP05, Owner at The Tin House Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Many thanks for the lovely review - we hope you visit again soon The Tin House Cafe

Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Tucked away so drive slowly or you might just miss it! Best croissants south of Paris! Comfy couch to just enjoy your coffee slowly. Yum!!

1  Thank 449lieslk
PP05, Owner at The Tin House Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We love your review 'best croissants south of Paris" - thank you for the lovely review. We hope you visit again soon The Tin House Cafe

Reviewed 16 August 2017

A visit to Knysna cannot be complete without a visit to this little watering hole, especially if you need to get out of the fierce sunshine. Great coffee and very pleasant staff. They deserve their high rating for the smiles they gave us and the...More

1  Thank DeepeeSurrey
PP05, Owner at The Tin House Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

What a wonderful review - thank you very much We hope you visit again soon The Tin House Cafe

Reviewed 16 August 2017

Enjoyed a coffee stop and lunch on another occasion. Food and service were good with nice seating back off the road.

1  Thank QualityTime4us
PP05, Owner at The Tin House Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the lovely review - we are glad you enjoyed it! The Tin House Cafe

Reviewed 30 May 2017

Wonderful juices and small lunches - I really enjoy coming here when I need a break from shopping! Their fruit juice blends are to die for as are their cakes.

1  Thank Mighty-Mama
PP05, Owner at The Tin House Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

Thank you so much for the lovely review! We hope to see you again soon

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday
8:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Grey Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna
  • Phone Number: +27 44 382 2761
Description
A Beautiful Haven, beach-chic cozy indoor area with a crackling fire for those cold winter dates, a wonderful decking area to sit and watch the work go by, plus an enchanted Garden area. Fresh Healthy food, Freshly squeezed Fruit Juices, Divine Coffee, All Day breakfasts, brunch, lunch and Delicious Cakes..Plus free Wifi. Fully licensed. Live Music in the Evenings, follows us on Facebook to see the live music line-up and dates Children's play section plus baby changing facilities and baby high chairs (totseat, for kiddies who lunch) Would be great if you can write a review so others can enjoy this gem too!
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