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Tapas and Oysters

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, Seafood, Sushi
Thesen Harbour Town, Knysna 6570, South Africa
+27 44 382 7196
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“tapas” (283 reviews)
“oysters” (175 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Bar, Seafood, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Thesen Harbour Town, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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11 - 20 of 633 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food. And a nice view. Food is affordale and a varitey to choose from. Friendly services and blankets if it gets a bit chillie

Thank Stephan v
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Met a colleague at Tapas for lunch and a discussion. The waiter gave us a table in the corner for a bit of privacy. Snacked on delicious tapas. Only restaurant on Thesen’s that could provide 0% alcohol beer. Waitress was friendly, helpful and super accommodating....More

Thank Yvonne V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great find - amazing tapas, great oysters and very friendly, efficient service. Terrific atmosphere and beautiful setting. We will be back...

Thank Jonathan D
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

We had tapas @ this bar. We got the name of the bar from a travel guide. The oysters didn’t have any taste. The rest of the food was very very bad. The only positive point is that the staff is friendly and fast.

Thank MarianneK008
Reviewed 15 March 2018

great setting alongside the lagoon waterfront.simple food and they have sport running on the tv if you want that.simple well presented meals at affordable rates.good servive and friendly staff.

Thank kevin s
Reviewed 7 March 2018

This is a mediocre restaurant offering a concept (or perhaps trying to offer too many at the same time) that it does not quite get right. As an international visitor, you are bound to have a wildly different expectation of what is on offer (e.g....More

Thank Bjorn H
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Our family of 4 adults really enjoyed our evening at this restaurant. Tasty down to earth tapas, good vibe, good music and reasonable service.

Thank . E
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

We were staying in Thesen Island so we walked there for dinner. What a lively place ! It was buzzing with young crowd, good music , great place to chill , have drinks . They have a huge menu of a wide variety of tapas...More

Thank karangoenka
Reviewed 27 February 2018

A nice relaxing lunch here during our trip to Plettenberg. This is definitely worth a short drive from the main town. Service (as usual) was first-class and the food was just right for a modest lunch. There's plenty to see around the restaurant afterwards for...More

Thank stephenstravels54
Reviewed 24 February 2018

I had the XL Oysters - they were incredible small. We ate Oysters nearly every day during our 3 week journey, The rest o f the Food we had didnt also satisfy us. Would not reccomend it - go to "Whet" just a few meters...More

Thank Gingi66Saigon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 9
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Thesen Harbour Town, Knysna 6570, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna
  • Phone Number: +27 44 382 7196
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A fun, vibey tapas restaurant situated on Thesen Island at the waters edge. Live music, sushi, global tapas and friendly service. A place not to be missed...
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