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The Tin House Cafe

3 Grey Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
+27 44 382 2761
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good36%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“cakes” (10 reviews)
“coffee shop” (8 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 16:00All hours
CUISINES
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
3 Grey Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 108 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love this place for coffee and breakfasts. The service is great and a very friendly atmosphere. Fresh fruit dishes and amazing local coffee.

Thank Dean T
Reviewed 17 January 2018

I was looking for a little cafe where I could whip out my computer and this place delivered. Strong Wifi. Electrical outlet to plug in my laptop. Quiet. Great music selection. Bright interior. Good customer service.

Thank Chieka C
PP05, Owner at The Tin House Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for the lovely review. Glad you enjoyed it! Its a great spot for a #coffice, and we hope you will be back again soon.

Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Thanks to all the staff at the Table. You went out of your way to fit us in at short notice. The food was delicious and the service excellent.

Thank Simon E
PP05, Owner at The Tin House Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for the kind review, we hope to see you again!

Reviewed 28 December 2017

It was our first visit to this establishment during the December holiday and what a pleasant surprise. We were seated outside in the lovely shade and received our coffee and food with prompt service. It was a lovely experience and we will definitely be back.

Thank BirdieN
PP05, Owner at The Tin House Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for the lovely review, and we are glad you had a great experience. See you again soon!

Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Congratulations on being open today ! We had the most delicious breakfast and coffee. We were able to let our little dog sit under our table in the lovely shady outside courtyard . We will definitely be back soon .

Thank Peterazzie
PP05, Owner at The Tin House Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

This made us smile - thank you for the lovely review, and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

A quick pitstop in Knysna resulted in a quick brunch. Was great, efficient service and a decent meal. Lovely atmosphere.

Thank Felix S
PP05, Owner at The Tin House Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

We are so glad you had a great experience, thank you for the lovely review and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

We came here twice on our short trip to this area. I just wish we could bring the place with us and have breakfast every morning here. The staff are so friendly and efficient. The owners always made sure we were well looked after and...More

Thank donegalgus
PP05, Owner at The Tin House Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

What a lovely review, thank you very much! We are so glad you had a great experience, and we do hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Went for breakfast and it was amazing. Good, fast service, friendly staff, and really yummy food. The seating is comfortable and offers a variety of options to suit most people's needs. Overall, a good place to have breakfast

1  Thank Meg v
PP05, Owner at The Tin House Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review, we are glad you had a great experience, and we hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Beautiful setting. LOVE the fruit juice blends. Would definitely visit this place again. Friendly and efficient service with nice food to boot!

1  Thank Hannelie1
PP05, Owner at The Tin House Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Great review, thank you so much. We are glad you had a great experience and we hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 15 November 2017

Coffee good. Waiter attentive.Service wrap good Fillet wrap terrible; Chips cold soggy oil drenched tasted like cold earthworms. I cannot believe that there was any supervision. Owner should eat a meal at Wimpy, Spur, Steers to see how chips are produced. Plants in open area...More

Thank honiball
PP05, Owner at The Tin House Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2017

Thank you for complimenting our staff, we value them! We value feedback, and always take on constructive criticism, however I would like to point out our chips are actually well received by our customers, they are cut and cooked – fresh each serving, and not...More

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Response from Dean T | Reviewed this property |
They use a blend from different countries. It is very good
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
08:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 16:00
Thursday
08:00 - 16:00
Friday
08:00 - 16:00
Saturday
08:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Grey Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna
  • Phone Number: +27 44 382 2761
Description
A Beautiful Haven, beach-chic cozy indoor area with a crackling fire for those cold winter dates, a wonderful decking area to sit and watch the work go by, plus an enchanted Garden area. Fresh Healthy food, Freshly squeezed Fruit Juices, Divine Coffee, All Day breakfasts, brunch, lunch and Delicious Cakes..Plus free Wifi. Fully licensed. Live Music in the Evenings, follows us on Facebook to see the live music line-up and dates Children's play section plus baby changing facilities and baby high chairs (totseat, for kiddies who lunch) Would be great if you can write a review so others can enjoy this gem too!
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