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Chatters Bistro

9a Grey Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
+27 44 382 0203
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (344 reviews)
“pavlova” (6 reviews)
“salad” (27 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
9a Grey Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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Reviewed today

Ate there twice during a short holiday in July 2018, two adults and one child. We had delicious vegetarian pizzas and tasty desserts (ice and pavlova with berries). The atmosphere is good and the staff pleasant.

Thank UW_SH
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently visited Knysna on a short 3 night business trip and we ate out every night. From all the places visited Chatters was definitely the best. We really loved their knowledgable and friendly service plus their wine list was extensive and well selected. The...More

1  Thank Laurenceh777
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Visited this bistro as staying in the hotel opposite. Good atmosphere and good food. We had a combination of dishes- pizza, lasagne, pasta, salad. All of the dishes were good. Staff very friendly and helpful

1  Thank Helen N
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Small and cozy restaurants where the pizza is amazing and tasty. I would definitely  recommend this restaurant to everyone. The staff and management are really friendly and welcoming!!

1  Thank cassie162015
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Had the Hawaiian pizza for lunch. It was fine but nothing special. Restaurant is in a good central location and service was good. Just didn’t find the pizza to be that flavorful but I would still return if in the area & try another selection.

Thank Karen317
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Our 'Have to Stop' on the Garden Route. Amazing pizza with friendly service. Menu caters for all tastes. Staff are up to date with happenings in the area. Love the relaxed atmosphere.

2  Thank Lorette T
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

If thin based pizza is your thing then this is the place. Extra thin crispy with toppings edge to edge. The 4 of us each had a different version and each were excellent in their own right. This quaint small restaurant is owner run and...More

2  Thank RSA_Traveller74
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

In all fairness, not the best meal I ever had, but the staff is terrific, the service is fast and the atmosphere cozy. The pizza’s are slightly off-balance: a lot of toppings on a little too thin crust. The wicked waffles for desert are amazing!...More

2  Thank Alonso H
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

We visit Chatters at least once a month. The pizza's is the really awesome, crispy base, lots of delicious toppings at great very affordable prices! The service is exceptional!

2  Thank Wendixe
Reviewed 17 June 2018

Nothing wowed us here, but the food, atmosphere, and service were all good. There aren't a ton of options outside of the slightly overpriced marina, but this one is worth recommending.

3  Thank Brian L
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2 May 2016|
Response from Gr34theart |
Hi Atul, There is a link to the menu on the web-site. All vegetarian dishes are marked with a "V"
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9a Grey Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna
  • Phone Number: +27 44 382 0203
  • E-mail
Chatters is famous for thin-n-crispy, made-to-order pizzas, a great wine list and home-made desserts. Owner-run, with a casual feel and friendly service style. Outside garden area for warm summer evenings and an inside area with a wood-burning stove, or an enclosed patio for the cooler winter evenings. Extensive wine list available (corkage not permitted and no license for take-away alcohol). Please book to avoid disappointment.
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