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De Kelder

39a Marine Drive | Summerstrand, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
+27 41 583 2750
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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39a Marine Drive | Summerstrand, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have been visiting PE for many years and always wanted to eat there. Well I am visiting again and we decided to try the restaurant. I entered the restaurant and saw the dust on the alarm monitor at the counter, as well as the...More

Thank Johan B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

De Kelder is in my view the No.1 fine dining experience in Port Elizabeth! Business associates and I enjoyed a wonderful dinner this week - food was wonderful, great wine and a brilliant waitress. Atmosphere was also great, especially when it starts off with a...More

Thank ADBarr
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I think we never forget this meat... the best of our holidays! So soft... everything was terrific! Also the bruschetta was good and the dessert was huge!

Thank Alessia M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is set in a wine cellar theme and has a nice atmosphere. The food was fresh and the fish was great. A lot of good game on the menu and a good wine selection.

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I used to come to this restaurant few years ago when I was living in SA. I got back today and it is still a great restaurant with a great guest service experience. Thanks for the great dinner you served to me and to my...More

Thank Paolo M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate at this restaurant twice on our first and last night in the Summerstrand area of Port Elizabeth before and after touring the Garden Route further south. We didn't have a booking but were warmly welcomed both times. The menu and service were very...More

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Outstandingly exclusive premises serving meals to selectively pepper the palate. Elite VIP treatment and old-fashioned yet classy atmosphere with soft music in the background. Ideal for that perfect romantic dinner. Formally/smartly dressed waitrons. I would recommend their cold stater oysters and there's nothing I wouldn't...More

Thank Yolisa S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent food served by excellent waitresses/waiters. Everybody will find the meal and drink he likes.

Thank guentherr2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant and the family have been in PE for ages. It has a quite, slightly old fashioned atmosphere. We dined here often before. It is not as good as it was before, but still good for business, friends or romantic dining. The waitresses are...More

Thank LynetteGerber
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been to the De Kelder several times in the last year and always in a group of 6 to 8 people. I mention this because a bigger group is more difficult to serve than a smaller group. Just to get the food served...More

Thank LeonBloemfontein
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Emmè S
22 January 2017|
Response from 382susan | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but I think so
John P
28 November 2016|
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Response from MADIBABAY | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry! Unfortunately we are not open on the 25th and 26th December 2016 operating hours Mon to Fri 12.00-2.00pm lunch and 6.00pm to 10.30pm dinner Saturdays and public holidays 6.00pm to 10.00pm... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Free Off-Street Parking
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39a Marine Drive | Summerstrand, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Port Elizabeth  >  Summerstrand
  • Phone Number: +27 41 583 2750
  • E-mail
De Kelder Restaurant specialises in Seafood, Steaks and local Venison.open Monday to Friday 12.00 to 2.00 and 6.00pm to 10.00 pm Monday to Saturday.
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