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Olde's Pub and Grill

) #43 of 117 Restaurants in Knysna $$ - $$$ , , International
14 Grey Street, Knysna, 6570, Garden Route, South Africa, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good35%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (36 reviews)
“eisbein” (10 reviews)
“chowder” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, International
$$ - $$$
14 Grey Street, Knysna, 6570, Garden Route, South Africa, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Olde's is possibly not in the best location with no real views of the majesty of Knysna but what it loses in this it makes up for in character. lovely food and great staff - it is well worth a visit.

1  Thank John D
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Nothing fancy!!! But no scrappy!! Good pub grub and the good old plate of food. No tinkering around with micro leaves & jus etc Nice to see that there are pubs with good grub. Prices are good Awesome specials Amazing drink specials Away from the...More

1  Thank Ontour98
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Just a proper pub, with sports, a good selection of beers. Watched two rugby matches here. Enjoyed the vibe and chilled. Didn't eat the food but believe their ribs are recommended.

Thank lbl-mjl
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Two superb steak meals were eaten in this very lively atmospheric pub whilst my son and I were at the hillclimb. Service was excellent and the steaks on both occasions came exactly as ordered on cast iron platters. We also went back there for some...More

1  Thank Supa7WP
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

We love the chilled environment of this old school pub. Loads of character in the walls, bar, ceiling. The pub grub is great. Calamari a little tough- but tasty and lovely and crunchy crumb. Great service.

Thank Amy J
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Best place to be if u hv need a bar in knysna that's a only place can provide u with the best selection of beers,wisky,brandy and cognac

1  Thank thabo g
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We had lunch here one day and weren't terribly impressed. We both had fish and calamari and found both were coated with a very thick batter and rather greasy. Service was fine and price was OK ( 95 Rand) but not a place that I...More

Thank PicMorDaisies
Reviewed 13 April 2017

This was opposite our hotel so called in on both nights. Everywhere else seems to close around 9.30 but Oldes is open slightly later and you can get a a nice drink at a reasonable price

Thank michael h
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Visiting from out of town and this place really made me feel welcome ! Great service, staff were warm and friendly ! Barman was on top of his game :) Food was great! And the crowd was diverse and friendly! Yes top notch South African...More

1  Thank HoogKJ
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

The service qas good only about 12 people outside and no one inside. The Seafood platter special was just that. Over cooked crummed prawns... the ones you buy ready to fry. The Eisbein was better but not the best. Just and average pub with average...More

1  Thank jaco v
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, International
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Grey Street, Knysna, 6570, Garden Route, South Africa, Knysna 6570, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna
  • Phone Number: 0443826514
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