We had dinner here a few days ago following recommendations on here. Great food, lovely people and a quirky setting. Would thoroughly recommend!
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This place was recommended to us as the best seafood in town. It’s got a real charm to it and the owners are very welcoming and a delight to talk to. The food was also very delicious. You may think this is just a little...More
We visited from Durban and Googled a seafood restuarant in Swellendam.....and WOW!!!...what beautiful food and hosting....a definite place to return to....oh and the decor!!!...too good....beach sand in your toes while you dine...
Thank you for the kind review, it was a pleasure hosting you. Hope to see you again some day. Safe travels!
We stopped on the way to hermanus to eat lunch. The food was great and the place was lovely and warm Really recommend the chowder! It was great!! Enjoy
We chanced upon the Garden Shack for supper this evening, driving round Swellendam looking for a place to have a meal. We were warmly welcomed and chose to sit in comfy lounge chairs in the nursery garden. Our sea food meal of fresh hake, calamari...More
Thanks so much guys. It was really a pleasure meeting you and hope to see you again when passing through our beautiful town.
After reading the promising reviews we visited The Garden Shack with the family and we had a great evening! The restaurant has a beachy vibe with a fireplace (in winter) and the minimalistic interior makes it feel like a night at the beach in Swellendam....More
If I had not seen the reviews I would not have walked into this restaurant. It really does not look like much when you enter and I am really fussy when it comes to seafood. I am glad that we did have lunch at the...More
Lovely hosts, fresh and tasty fish (they told us they get it fresh from Mossel Bay every day). Don't be mislead by the outside appearance, it's nice and cosy with plants and sand on the inside. Awesome value for money + authentic and nice people....More
We have eaten lots of lovely food in upmarket restaurants in Franschoek and Swellendam, but this was the best meal of our holiday. We enjoyed very fresh fish expertly and simply cooked at a reasonable price. The chef/owner who came to take our order clearly...More
If you're looking for a delicious, affordable and local experience then hands down this i see the place to go. Exceptionally friendly staff and the awesome locals made for a wonderful evening. If you're looking to stop off for lunch or dinner this is the...More
Thanks so much for the great review. We will be open for lunches for March