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Big Time Taverna

10 Mayotte Circle, Saint Francis Bay 6312, South Africa
+27 42 294 1309
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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Opens in 20 min
Mediterranean, European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
10 Mayotte Circle, Saint Francis Bay 6312, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was glorious, true Greek style cooking. The service was wonderful, and lots of attention to detail. Thank you for the experience.

Thank Daydream35215792732
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The relaxed feeling you get here is just awesome. When enjoying the food and looking out onto the canals with the people riding on the boats and kayaks etc its just relaxing. Keep a close eye on the small kids as there is a lot...More

Thank Brits02
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a Greek restaurant. It has a vast interior and a few tables outside on the deck. The outside area looked in need of some tlc, the pool was dirty, there were water stains on the wall - it just wasn't very attractive. Our...More

Thank VanninLady
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent decor very Greek with a menu to match, the food was great and cooked really well. Great service and good value.

Thank Anne F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately we arrived around 17:00 hrs and the restaurant is only open for drinks and sushi, until the kitchen opens at 18:00. No problem, hubby ordered a beer, me a glass of wine 🍷 and sushi and spring rolls. The server, a lovely lady was...More

Thank reginafug
Reviewed 4 October 2018

We found that place during our stay at St. Francis Bay. Upstairs you can eat Italian Style and Sushi. We had a great time and really excellent food as well as a very fine bottle of wine (Stefan... you know what we mean...) We really...More

Thank wolfdssd
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Ridiculously over priced. Check your bill, the prices change dependion how much they think they can milk you for and it's over priced as is. Small holiday town restaurant that tries to milk visitors for as much as possibly while they in town. Food average...More

Thank OnAir815391
Reviewed 30 August 2018

This restaurant is overrated and expensive. Despite being run by a Greek family, the food is very average. Our waitresses was quite inattentive and disinterested, possibly because there is an automatic 10% service added to the bill. Would not go back. Poor value. We have...More

Thank sandy r
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

....that is the question. We opted for Italian and Caffé Bijoux, upstairs! The Arni alla Italian lamb is a must! The view over the canals just gorgeous, the Gelati to die for ans the service really special.

Thank Emmelina S
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Best spot, best view, best service, most amazing food! The crayfish bisque is the best i have ever had, an absolute must. Then again, haven’t tasted anything but superb from this restaurant. 5 star quality

Thank Ivan M
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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, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids
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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