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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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51 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 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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Thank Malin I
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 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 3 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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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 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 6 days ago NEW

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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Thank John T
Mossel Bay, South Africa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have been there several times for different occasions. The standard of food and customer service is always par excellence and a must visit when in Mossel Bay

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Thank Outeniquabosch
Mossel Bay, South Africa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Best food in town. Is expensive but worth it Staff are well trained. Worth taking visitors to. Good menu to choose from. Service is excellent yeT

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Thank Cornel M
Dana Bay, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant serves wonderful food. It has a romantic ambiance and excellent service! Also equipped with a cocktail bar!

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Bowness-on-Windermere, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to this superb restaurant twice during our stay . We had stayed in the Protea hotel in the past so we were familiar with the are . The staff are excellent but you need to book . The excellent Raylene looked after us on both occasions and helped organise taxis. The food is good but not fantastic too heavy... More 

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Every time I go, it is fairly fully booked--already a good sign ! As they are busy, you have to expect to wait for your order. The food is not the best I have had, but definitely some of the best in MosselBay. I also cannot say that I have ever had a bad meal here. Let us say they... More 

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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
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View
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?