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Pembreys

Brenton Road | Belvidere, Knysna 6571, South Africa
+27 44 386 0005
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Brenton Road | Belvidere, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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71 - 80 of 344 reviews

Reviewed 9 February 2017

Firstly, book up before you leave home. The lovely restaurant is often booked up weeks in advance. It is difficult to choose a meal as all dishes look so tempting. The tables are well spread out, the service is gracious and efficient and the food...More

Thank eladevu
Reviewed 7 February 2017

This restaurant gets top billing in Knysna so we thought ourselves lucky to get a table via our guest house’s reservation. Expectations were high; it has a lovely setting with charming staff. It started very well with an excellent lambs kidneys and one mushroom soufflé....More

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CARGOLSA, Owner at Pembreys, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2017

We obviously slipped up the night that you had supper at Pembreys and you were disappointed. We are pleased that you did enjoy some of the dishes. Peter and Viv

Reviewed 5 February 2017

As soon as we see the menu on the blackboard we are on the horns of a dilemma. So many tempting dishes. The only way to deal with that is to go again! The grilled Mossel Bay soles are delicious....and it's good to take the...More

Thank Vivien P
CARGOLSA, Owner at Pembreys, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2017

Wonderful to welcome back guests and to meet their families! You are always a pleasure to serve. All of us in the Pembreys' Team.

Reviewed 28 January 2017

The best in Knysna! It was just such a nice experience with really good food cooked to perfection and served in such a nice manner. We definitely will be back next time we visit Knysna. Gunilla and Donald

Thank gunillanott
CARGOLSA, Owner at Pembreys, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2017

And we enjoyed having more guests from Sweden, especially when you can join some of our many Swedish guests, to sing birthday greetings to other guests! Peter and Viv

Reviewed 22 January 2017

I am a bit predictable here as always zone in on the venison, this time blesbok which was cooked perfectly and the accompanying vegetables were lovely too. I did branch out with the starter and had the cheese, mushroom soufflé which was heaven... can recommend...More

Thank Sue B
CARGOLSA, Owner at Pembreys, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2017

Thank you so much for your support and visiting us again. Our staff also appreciate returning guests. Best wishes Viv and Peter

Reviewed 22 January 2017

Another delicious meal at Pembreys last night. My husband had the figs stuffed with Gorgonzola and the mussels were lovely. I tried the blesbok for the first time - delicious and tender with a beautiful sauce. Unfortunately we could not manage a pud - we...More

Thank sarah g
CARGOLSA, Owner at Pembreys, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2017

We are pleased that our portions did not leave you hungry! Our staff and ourselves appreciate your review. Peter and Viv

Reviewed 18 January 2017

We were having dinner at the Pembreys, starters were amazing, we had the cauliflower and blue cheese soup and the cheese souffle. for mains - the ostrich was amazing. the desert was also excellent, amarula creme brulee. highly recommended.

Thank bdelad
CARGOLSA, Owner at Pembreys, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2017

Thank you for recommending us! Regards Viv and Peter

Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Tried Ostrich here for the first time in South Africa. Lovely cut of meat just like beef. My wife had some amazing mussels. Very popular make sure you book.

Thank Matt K
CARGOLSA, Owner at Pembreys, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2017

We are so pleased that we could introduce you to ostrich meat. Peter and Viv

Reviewed 11 January 2017

We had many wonderful meals during our recent stay in South Africa over Christmas and the New Year. Pembreys was the best by a stretch. The food is marvellous. Even a discerning Parisienne was very impressed. The service is 5 star, with excellent menu advice...More

Thank Wiggersontour
CARGOLSA, Owner at Pembreys, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2017

Thank you, it is without a doubt, the guests that make our business so rewarding and satisfying. Peter and Viv

Reviewed 8 January 2017

Wonderful food and attentive service. Many options, all fresh and house made, in a lovely garden setting.

Thank Amy S
CARGOLSA, Owner at Pembreys, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2017

We appreciate your appreciation, Thank you. Viv

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travelled-annie
27 November 2017|
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Response from CARGOLSA | Property representative |
We regret that our lines of communication at the restaurant were all destroyed in the fires. We still have only temporary lines, 5 months after the fires. Please phone us on 044 3860005 between 11am and 5pm when we should be... More
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12 February 2017|
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I have sent you an email!!!
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billyboy53
3 February 2017|
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Response from CARGOLSA | Property representative |
Please could you look for a guide on our website. We are not allowed to include it in our answer. We do not charge extra for vegetables, 4, that are served with the main courses, nor the chips, potatoes etc, nor the bread... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brenton Road | Belvidere, Knysna 6571, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna
  • Phone Number: +27 44 386 0005
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Description
Bistro, casual country cooking including South African dishes.
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