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Big Time Taverna

10 Mayotte Circle, Saint Francis Bay 6312, South Africa
+27 42 294 1309
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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Mediterranean, European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
10 Mayotte Circle, Saint Francis Bay 6312, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It is really such a beautiful place with a great view. Reception were horrible. They have only two tables outside on the deck (which is accesible for wheelchair users) one seating 6 or 8 people, the other seating 4. The four seater had people, and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Marisgreyling
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Expensive poor quality. Mussels very awful, explained to waiter. He said was everything else ok. What does that say??? 800 rand to two meals a bottle of wine and two beers

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank markridler
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was very disappointing, we had moussaka and mussels. The moussaka was nice but a very small portion. The mussels were tiny and the sauce pretty tasteless. Had this been a cheap place I could put up with it. However this is a fairly...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 925martynp
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyable evening. Great food. Good friendly service. Best Greek salad and Hallomi cheese. Excellent Gyro’s. Stunning setting on the waters edge.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank LorindaSinclair
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic restaurant that we keep going back to. The food (albeit pricey) and setting are both exceptional.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Tjwswazi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had 3 meals there for 5 and all over R2000 total for mostly non drink and veg / salad eaters - last xmas dinner left us all sick with real sad over worked forceful waiters and owner - not my suggestion - see he wants...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank johnmF1708HY
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful setting on the canal, but very disappointed. Expensive, tiny portions and took way to long for food to arrive. Not worth it.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank DoodyA30
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Small portions, bland food, ridiculously expensive. Not worth the trip or the 1 and half hour wait for food to arrive. Be aware of the gratuity added. Rude owner.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Departure668369
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome spot with amazing food and really good service. Best to book in advance during summer holidays to get a table that is not too deep into the restaurant. The best pina coladas ever!

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good view. Overrated. Very expensive. You choose your bottle of wine but there is no indication of prizes. Service good

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Pietvr
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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
View, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 20:30
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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