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Nguni Restaurant

Crescent St, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
+27 44 533 6710
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bobotie” (31 reviews)
“tuna carpaccio” (15 reviews)
“steak” (65 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
African, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Crescent St, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
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11 - 20 of 432 reviews

Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Best choice in Plettenberg Bay ....ate there twice and both times absolutely fantastic! Staff and Chef are going the extra mile for brilliant quality and service!

Thank Marion S
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Going to Nguni Restaurant, one is cordially greeted in the low, quaint entrance: this is, after all, one of Plett's oldest buildings! Seating at Nguni is inside or outside, as one prefers. In winter it is cosy inside. Meals are of a better quality and...More

Thank dorisfo
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Great food in a cosy corner (suspect it's nicer outside but it was a rainy August night so we sat by the fire)

Thank MalibuEssex
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our dinner at Nguni. We chooses the starters like tuna carpaccio and root beet goat cheese salad. Very good. After that we enjoyed our steaks. Finishing touch with the Nguni Mess. Perfectly.

Thank atelake
Reviewed 11 July 2017

A lovely experience - pretty table setting, great food, good friendly service and lovely sitting outside

Thank Beatle48
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We went there as part of the Food and Film Festival event and whilst the venue and everything around the film was very special (with the main character that played in the film 48 years ago and with her daughter that performed the theme song...More

Reviewed 5 July 2017

Nguni was recommended to us and we were very pleased we went. The food was outstanding and the service friendly and very helpful. Booking is necessary.

Thank Gaby W
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We had dinner with two people, my 24 year old daughter and myself, and it was as near as perfect as it can get. My Springbook filet medium rare was exactly as I had ordered in a reasonably quick time ( no 2 min microwave...More

Thank Rainer H
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

We sat outside - they had good heaters and so wasn't a problem and im usually cold! Note we visited in May ( jumper was fine - I'd been wearing a jacket over it outside in the evening ). We had the bobotie to start...More

Thank koala_panda
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

The place has a different decoration and the food is really great. I would recommend it! Great place.

Thank Kamidangelo
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Response from Raul P | Reviewed this property |
No, only if you sit outside
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
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
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crescent St, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Plettenberg Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 44 533 6710
  • E-mail
Nguni Restaurant Nostalgic with an African flair, Nguni is located in one of Plett's oldest buildings - an original dairy dating back over a hundred years. Nguni's African menu is a reflection of traditional selections like Bobotie, game, biltong, springbok, Karoo lamb, ostrich and other local favourites. With its beautiful sunny veranda or eclectic African interior with its original wood-burning stove, the Nguni Girls provide customers with a unique setting and superb menu. A true taste of the Cape!
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