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Thesen Harbour Town, Knysna, South Africa
+27 44 382 4874
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (109 reviews)
“steak” (51 reviews)
“oysters” (52 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
Italian, Seafood, Sushi, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Thesen Harbour Town, Knysna, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Suitable for all seasons. Try to get a window seat inside if the weather is a bit otherwise. There are a few well positioned tables outside if the weather conditions are favourable. Nice menu, with reasonable prices. Specials on oysters from time to time. Service...More

Thank Shorts1991
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Called in at 7pm very busy went for the venison and my wife the ostrich well after eating at the burgundy restaurant hermanus we were very disappointed with the meal served at sirocco my wife's ostrich was terrible had to be sent back twice to...More

Thank thepatricks_2
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went here on each of our 2 nights in Knysna. Great atmosphere, friendly staff & amazing food. Can't recommend this enough - you will not be disappointed.

Thank T594PQianh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was advised to try here by one of the local guides , there are some good restaurants on Thesen island ,and this one right on the waterfront ,is well worth a visit, sit inside or out ,the food is very good ,from a wide selective...More

Thank mickknap
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived 7.30 restaurant not full....it's now 9.30 and dinner was served at 9.15...so hungry why the long wait ... only 10 occupied.

Thank Debra M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The menu is new and there is a new chef, the food was good, not great. The malayan salad that we so loved, is no more and the panna cotta desert's taste has also changed. However, the service was excellent as always.

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our guesthouse booked a table at Sirocco. When we arrived the hostess told us about the half price cocktails upstairs which in it's own was an amazing experience. The dinner downstairs didn" dissapoint with tasty and well cooked meals. Thank you to our waitress, Lauren,...More

Thank JLategan1989
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

We visited sirocco for dinner, once again half had fish and the others had steaks both excellent the service was very good and quick this is also a busy place so book early as we saw them turn people away who hadn’t booked. Great dessert...More

Thank wirral69
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

This evening at Sirocco was very disappointing for us. First of all somehow they didn‘t had our reservation in their books. After seating it took the service 30min to take our order. Furthermore from ordering to the main course it took them 1h 30min and...More

Thank Stephan W
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Delicious food! Really enjoyed the catch of the day. Very busy restaurant. Must book in advance. Cracking atmosphere. Beautiful setting. Definitely recommend if in the area.

Thank joanoArmagh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Thesen Harbour Town, Knysna, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna
  • Phone Number: +27 44 382 4874
  • E-mail
tel:+27 44 382 4874
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