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East Head Cafe

) #2 of 117 Restaurants in Knysna ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , Cafe, Seafood
25 George Rex Drive, Knysna 6571, South Africa
+27 44 384 0933
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (45 reviews)
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Open Now
08:00 - 15:30All hours
Contemporary, Cafe, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
25 George Rex Drive, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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281 - 290 of 1,714 reviews

Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

I go to the restaurant everytime i visit the Knysna Heads. Very stunning view of the heads and sea. They have delicious coktails and there fish very tastefull.

Thank Twanneke
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

For once really interesting and tasty cocktails. Ishmael gave us great service. Food generous portions and tasty. The position is just da best. Great views, relaxing atmosphere, no pretence. Highly recommended!

Thank JamboNow
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

One of the best cafe's in Kynsna. A part from the amazing views, the food is excellent. A must visit if you are in the Kynsna area.

Thank Helen T
Reviewed 29 October 2016

We stopped here on our way to Tsitsikamma and enjoyed it thoroughly. The restaurant has a beach-house feel and offers great views over the lagoon and the heads. Parking is a bit tricky and you might have to walk a bit if you have to...More

Thank AK7130
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

One of our favourite breakfast hangouts in Knysna. Wonderful view through the Heads, great service by friendly staff, excellent cappuccino and tasty well presented breakfast. Also good for lunch.

Thank rmenzies10
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Great service friendly staff. Wonderful view to the rocks and the sea. Nice food at a good price. No reservations possible and not possible for dinner because it closes at 16h30.

Thank R H
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Amazing view! Pleasant atmosphere! Friendly staff! Perfect food! Need I say more?! We visited the first time in 2012 and the same level of service and quality food are still on order.

Thank Xander B
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped on our way to Plett from George airport. Great way to spend a Sunday morning. View is outstanding. Food great. Worth a visit.

Thank Lelajohannesburg
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Wow what a wonderful experience, magnificent food, excellent friendly service, good price and best venue on the sea.

Thank IvorVR
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Lived up to it's reputation on TripAdvisor. The food and service were both excellent. Crayfish special was amazing.

Thank Andrew C
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Good morning, We would like to reserve a table for 4 adults and a baby for 10 am today, is it possible? Thank you, Georgia
7 December 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 12
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 15:30
08:00 - 15:30
08:00 - 15:30
08:00 - 15:30
08:00 - 15:30
08:00 - 15:30
08:00 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 George Rex Drive, Knysna 6571, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna
  • Phone Number: +27 44 384 0933
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Great cafe with delicious food in a great setting - sit on the terrace overlooking the beautiful Knysna Heads. Only open for breakfast and lunch from 08h00 to 15h30.
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