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Anchorage Restaurant

11 Gray Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
+27 44 382 2230
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sole” (60 reviews)
“seafood” (77 reviews)
“steak” (56 reviews)
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11 Gray Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a popular mainly fish restaurant. Our food was perfectly edible but there was nothing outstanding. The service was friendly and well placed. Prices were moderate. We would not rush back.

Thank wisborough1
Reviewed 3 days ago

A bit more expensive than we were used to in SA, but it was worth it - amazing fish dishes and a good place to try oysters. Everything is fresh and you can taste it!

Thank Daniel G
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Out of all the restaurants in Knysna this is one of my favourites - been on and off over 15 years and not much changes - why should it - excellent food in convivial surroundings is all one needs.

Thank johhew
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived just before the dinner rush and lucked out on an outside table. The dinner and wine and sunset- perfect!!! The whole meal and service were excellent!!!

Thank Robin D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I dined here last night. We were blown away by the impeccable service this quaint restaurant has to offer. The staff are passionate, knowledgeable and super friendly. Had great recommendations on what we should have. I had the platter for 1 and...More

Thank Megs v
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Anchorage is one of our regular restaurant destinations during our twice-yearly trips to Knysna. The quality of the food, the friendliness of the staff and the general ambience are of a consistently high quality. We have been dining there regularly for over 15 years -...More

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For the dinner,you need to be early without reservation, the fish of the day was yellow tale ,nice fish

Thank Frank C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the best restaurants in Knysna - Anchorage is a lovely place, has been around a long time, and is very welcoming. Great seafood, but steaks, ostrich and kudu are nice as well. Very friendly service, some good wines, and reasonable prices. Don't be...More

Thank polartravel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very tasty food. The oysters where fresh and delicious. Also the carpaccio and the sole fish was great. And the dream cake was simply delicious. Also the staff was very friendly and the ambience very nice! Very recomendable!!

Thank ladyviola86
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From reading the reviews, we expected much of this restaurant. First impressions of the crowded, almost scruffy, interior with uncomfortable chairs did not endear us to the place, nor did their refusal to let us pay corkage on the rather nice wine we had brought....More

1  Thank grahamee
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Gray Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna
  • Phone Number: +27 44 382 2230
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