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Senza Knysna - CLOSED

The Heads, Knysna 6571, South Africa
+27 44 384 0408
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible16%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (135 reviews)
“seafood stew” (9 reviews)
“salad” (18 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Heads, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 632 reviews

Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has finally closed for good, deservedly so. It had one of the best views in Knysna and some of the worst food and service.

Thank kmiller12
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has a great location with an amazing sea view of the Indian ocean plus an excellent friendly service. The food was well worth the money that we have paid. Pizza was great. Lovely oysters We will return

Thank helenamay330
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Great location to watch the sunset with beautiful views of the heads. Yummy pizza and salad ... exactly what we were looking for. Super chilled with a great atmosphere. Will be back when in Knysna again :-)

Thank AWorldofWanderlust
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

This restaurant offers Decent food, great views and good service. There is free parking outside, prices are fine. I didn't get Italian food but what the waiter advised from the day menu, carry and they could make it not spicy. Margarita was really tasty as...More

Thank Raiday
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Family dinner after lovely walk around the coast. Casual seating but stunning and relaxing views. Great pizza's.

Thank Linda3468
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

We visited Knysna for an overnight stay and decided to do dinner at Senza in Knysna heads. The food was not bad however the atmosphere appalling, such a beautiful setting but unfortunately a very badly managed restaurant. The waiter was very friendly and that is...More

Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

After walking to the various viewpoints to check out the Knysna heads, we had worked up an appetite. We ordered an Apollo pizza to share and a glass of Merlot. Good choice! Good value for money fantastic views!

Thank Suegympie
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Went 14/4/17. Sat outside for sun downer and the went inside to eat. Food was really nice but the problem came when paying. See photos. We were a party of five. There is 10% gratuity on table of six. Look at the bill to see...More

Thank woodyManchester
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Stunning views onto Knysna Heads; great pizza, prompt, friendly service and refreshing cocktails. Perfect lunchtime spot.

Thank Lise M
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is in the most amazing spot. Right at the end of Knysna on the Knysna Heads. Feels like heaven is kissing the earth between the mountains. We sat outside and the kids could play outside in the tide pools and rocks. Delicious fish...More

Thank Aneske M
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 20
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Heads, Knysna 6571, South Africa (Formerly Cornuti Knysna)
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna
  • Phone Number: +27 44 384 0408
  • E-mail
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