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The Links Restaurant

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14 Wesley Hill, Port Alfred 6170, South Africa
+27 46 624 4533
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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely excellent ! Thank heavens we thought to make a booking! Not a very large restaurant so would recommend making a reservation. Service was exemplary, "stellar service", food was even more outstanding - every mouthful was a great experience. Asked waitron what his rating would be of the one steak dish - forget its name, but was done in a... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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148 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After reading through TA reviews of Port Alfred we decided to try Links since it was very close to our B&B. We are glad we did! We were received very warmly and seated outside on the deck upstairs. The whole venue was worth sitting in to be honest. While not a outstanding view it still has a very good view... More 

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Thank onthego2much
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food excellent but smoking should be prohibited inside. Great view, very friendly service. Strange that there were ashtrays inside that encouraged people to smoke which we hated. Never less we had a great afternoon.

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Thank Samantha H
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had the privilege of visiting this Gem while spending the weekend in Port Alfred. Service fantastic, the vibe is relaxed and the food superb. We had the Babotie spring roll's (Yum) and the French Filet.

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Thank jacov466
Port Alfred, South Africa
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been here twice the food is very average. The ambiance is ok could do with better cleaning for my standard. And both times it was difficult to spot a waiter when we needed one.

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Thank pennakiV
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4 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, great atmosphere. Ate there last Thursday. Really surprised by the selection and quality of food served.

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Thank lusaanb
Eastern Cape, South Africa
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Pleasant surprise to find so many nooks and crannies to eat, means whatever type of night youre looking for they can accommodate, friends and family, romance etc. Was a bit disappointed in the food. Sold out on a few items and what was left available didn't suit so part of my disappointment could have been that. However I didn't expect... More 

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Thank 488justafoodie
Somerset West, South Africa
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Stayed opposite so dined here one night. Our delicious dinner was served very promptly with a lovely glass of wine. It's good for either a quick wholesome meal or you could drag it out with good friends.

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Thank nikkibarronv
Alblasserdam, The Netherlands
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Good food and a relaxing environment. Very friendly waiters and a good chef. The Kudu Steak and Ostrich steak are very good. We enjoyed our stay and diner. The place is highly recommendable

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Thank Paul S
Chalfont St. Giles, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

A very understated local restaurant. Delicious food at good prices. The decor is very African, giving it a very good atmosphere.

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Thank anniejames2016

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
African, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Wesley Hill, Port Alfred 6170, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Port Alfred
  • Phone Number: +27 46 624 4533

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?