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Cafe Gannet

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Old Post Tree Square | 1 Market Street, Mossel Bay 6500, South Africa
+27 44 691 3738
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07:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 22:00
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The person who cooked my grilled kingclip tonight should be immediately sacked, or better don´t sack the cook, sack the chef! The fish was totally dry and overcooked. It had been in the pan waiting for far to long. And what should have been a lemon butter sauce was melted butter with a dash of lemon. The only thing good... More 

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Lucerne, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The Cafe Gannet does not look exciting from the inside but the staff is superfriendly and we had the best sushi since ages. Freshly made and very tasty we would have loved to order a second round but our tummies were too full. We can recommend this place fully for Sushilovers.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The restaurant was recommended by the lady running our accommodation and we decided to have a look at the place and menu whilst we were in Mossel Bay. The menu was suitably varied to cover for most tastes and in particular the fish options were why we booked a table. I choose options of the Sushi menu whilst my partner... More 

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Langnau am Albis
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

First at the bar and afterwards in the restaurant - a large number of personnel but not very efficient. If I make a reservation two days in advance and offered the table next to the door despite of the fact that the restaurant is almost empty I do not feel as a welcomed customer. The quality of the food was... More 

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Mossel Bay, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Cafe Gannet is always a pleasure to visit and maintain high standards throughout...from food, service to venue and quality. Professional with bookings and all arrangements for any special occasion. Their variety and quality of dishes never disappoint and is most certainly a place the whole family can enjoy. Thank you Cafe Gannet for bringing class and quality to Mossel Bay!... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We had seafood at this restaurant and it was very good. The casserole was a big positive surprice and the seafood platter was great. The only negative was that the service was a bit slow after a while and it was a bit noisy.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

On our first evening in Mosselbay we went for a dinner to Cafe Gannet. Busy restaurant,good food;we only had maincourses;fish and pulled beef!! We know from the past;our grannies made pulled beef par excellence!! Not topcuisine,but good!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Good food, service friendly and efficient from our waiter Teddy and the view woow ill definitely come back again for sure

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Newbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Highly regarded - and usually full I think partly due to location - attached to the Marriott Hotel next door....Various age groups from young to defo mature - but quality food for all pallets. Important to book - once in very relaxed unhurried atmosphere. No problem to take a walk to look at the view- or to sit on the... More 

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Jersey, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good sea food and wonderful staff nothing is to much trouble. The ambience was great it is very comfortable ,easy access ,good parking .All in all a good night out. Thank you all.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 22
Cuisine
Seafood, Sushi, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Post Tree Square | 1 Market Street, Mossel Bay 6500, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Mossel Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 44 691 3738

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