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Big Time Taverna

10 Mayotte Circle, Saint Francis Bay 6312, South Africa
+27 42 294 1309
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (16 reviews)
“kleftiko” (5 reviews)
“gelato” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
10 Mayotte Circle, Saint Francis Bay 6312, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 197 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fancied something different so chose to go Greek. The service was excellent, as was the food and views, really can’t fault this place.

Thank Combsey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Greek restsurant with a very friendly hardworking owner. The waiter was a friendly guy. The food and wine were excellent. We enjoyedit very much.

Thank Ger L
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

We all enjoyed the food a lot - we sampled the sushi, steak, pizzas, lamb and desserts! Service was good and reasonably priced. The restaurant was clean and quiet on Wednesday night. One main was delayed and the host kindly gave it on the house!

Thank Roaming_Fox_1
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Possibly the best steak we have ever had. The food and service was excellent as was the setting could have happily sat there and watch the world go by and watching the weaver birds building their nest opposite. Reasonably priced we thought as well

Thank Iram01
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Great Kleftiko and Ribs , nice vibe, great view of canals. Good service. Indoor seating at night and great outdoor seating during the day.

Thank DDR1234
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

The lady managing our guest house gave us a list of available restaurants in the area when we checked in but actually recommended a couple of others. Since it was cold and a bit rainy, we fancied some hearty food so chose the Greek food...More

Thank Neil T
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We were so much looking forward to our visit to the Big and were quite delighted that the owner even picked us up at our hotel. But during the drive he told us quite sexistic stories about his girlfriend and his wife. (Better a used...More

Thank Sabine S
bigtimetaverna, Owner at Big Time Taverna, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Hi Sabina S Sorry we could not satisfy your expectations at the BIG ( Big Time Taverna ) And next time i promise not to tell any jokes in the car Hope you enjoyed the rest of your holidays The owner

Reviewed 26 September 2017

My husband and son had the slow cooked lamb and said it was the best lamb they had... It was Veg food was ok... could be better! Next time we will choose different veg dishes. The ambiance in the restaurant is lovely. And the owner...More

Thank Kashma R
Reviewed 24 September 2017

We received a warm reception, and had a really enjoyable meal. The owner is attentive and the service was good.

Thank Andree2011
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

How many restauranteurs have put so much love and effort into a restuarant as Peri has!!! Thank goodness, as so many have come and gone- only the great hosts endure in this game for so long in today's climate !!!! Wines well priced , good...More

Thank EasyGoing1204
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, View, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Mayotte Circle, Saint Francis Bay 6312, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Saint Francis Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 42 294 1309
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