Some favourite Knysna Restaurants
Has a large and varied menu and good service
Best ribs! Where the Knysna Heads meet the Indian Ocean
Crabs Creek
Eat by the lagoon, on the road to Brenton on Sea (Belvidere). They do great takeaway pizzas
Across from Crabs Creek.
Great Seafood & Steak. In Grey Street
Artistic out of the ordinary. Pledge Square in town
Ocean Basket
Where the locals go on Tuesday. Under R30 (3 euros)! In town
Long Barn Tavern
Pub and restaurant with live music
JJ's restaurant
Specialty SA cuisine, on The Waterfront
Oyster's Restaurant
Upmarket a la carte, steaks & seafood on the Waterfront
Knysna Oyster Tavern
Cultivation of Knysna Oyster + seafood, farm tour available
Del Gusto
On the 1st floor above Robin's Nest. Good food and atmosphere
Oyster Catcher / Bar
Fresh Knysna Oysters, sunset, music, on top of the lagoon!
Andy's Bistro
Great Spit Braai's at the weekend (Brenton-on-Sea)
Knysna Hollow
Upmarket French & SA
34 Degrees South
Fine food, delicatessen, imported & homemade & seafood
Persello's (Mama's)
Good Italian home cooked by Mama on Mainstreet
Belvidere Manor
Award winning wine, fine food, booking recommended
The Dry Dock Food Co.
On the waterfront, continental atmosphere, view lagoon
Harry B's
Purveyor of fine wining & dining also with busy yet elegant pub
Knysna Log Inn Restaurant
Fine dining; Winner of restaurant of the year. "Cape Food & Wine review"
Ocean View Restaurant
Its in the name: superb view and a very good chef de cuisine
Twin Palms Restaurant
Upmarket specialising seafood/steaks (The Point)
Phantom Forest Boma
In Nature Reserve, 6 course pan-african dinner in boma setting
La Loerie
Superb cuisine in cosy restaurant
Falcon Creek Spur
Popular South African family dining (Steak House)
Hunters Country House
One of the most beautiful in SA! A must to 'have and be seen'  (Plettenburg Bay)
The Islander
23 km from Knysna but... Tropical island style! Booking recommended
and many more, like................
Al's Dance Club, Amici Pizzeria & Coffeeshop, Buffalo Bay (beachfood), Cafe Provencal, Carmens Corner (bistro), Chili Grove (young, vibrant), Coffee Connection, Health Bells (health & veg.), Main Street Grillroom, Mother Holly's Tearoom at Millwood, La Lavande (wonderful lunch), Packhouse Restaurant (historic Manor house), Pembrey's (country, innovative continental), Pezula Grill (golfrest.), Picolla Italia, River Club Cafe (creative country cuisine), Zanzibar in Main St, Knysna for Cocktails (platters)