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The Coachman Restaurant

Brookes on the Bay 31 Beach Road | Brookes on the Bay, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
+27 41 584 0087
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (146 reviews)
“prawns” (15 reviews)
“seafood” (16 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:30All hours
European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Brookes on the Bay 31 Beach Road | Brookes on the Bay, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely meal at The Coachman. The waitresses all wear the same blue dress and all look beautiful. The meals were cooked perfectly and very tasty. The vegetables were mashed which I thought was a little strange, but still tasty. The servings were...More

Thank Janene-Darren
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food at The Coachman is really something to talk about. I would recommend the restaurant to anyone looking to take their familly to a cosy yet classy restaurant with great food and a great ambience. Definitely a winner for PE!

Thank Seshni M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food. Attentive staff. Beautifull views. No problem with special orders. Value for money. Wide range of wines. Very popular vibey nightspot

Thank 363pietere
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Another favourite of mine whenever I am in Port Elizabeth. I always enjoy the seafood but my friends both had a steak. All the food met expectation and it is always nice to be served by staff that are clearly dressed up for an evening...More

Thank ronaldbD4244EH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On most business trips to PE my branch manager and i almost every time choose The Coachman. It is well located has an extensive menu and the waitress's are extremely friendly and competent. i would recommend anyone going to PE for the first time to...More

Thank Terry N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Their restaurant in Cape Rd Mill Park use to be a lot better, so I really don't know what changed, but it's just not the same. Steak are decent, but not as wow as what it use to be.

Thank carmenbV5462JM
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was invited to have lunch at this well known restaurant, with arguably the best view in town. Unfortunately, it is looking a little dated and old fashioned and I would have to say the same about the food. I had a pepper steak, on...More

Thank Flossie34
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What an interesting restaurant, the waitresses all wear the same evening dresses, all soft on the eye, and very well trained. The food and services is really above standard. What a wonderful relaxing evening will visit again.

Thank W5249DMveronicav
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a lunch meal at this restaurant. Service was reasonably good albeit a little tardy at times and considering it wasn't overly busy this was disappointing. The pepper steak was however extremely tasty and cooked to my liking - medium rare. My wife enjoyed the...More

Thank review53
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Coachman was a great place to visit for dinner as a family of 4. We were there early and got a nice table looking out over the sea. By the time we finished the place was nearly full, so book a table or go...More

Thank Bob_Karen_Bird
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brookes on the Bay 31 Beach Road | Brookes on the Bay, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Port Elizabeth  >  Summerstrand
  • Phone Number: +27 41 584 0087
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