We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

VegTable Restaurant

Is this your business?
Rheenendal Road, Rheenendal, Knysna 6576, South Africa
+27 74 833 9516
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent89%
  • Very good10%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“gnocchi” (4 reviews)
“torte” (2 reviews)
All hours
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Rheenendal Road, Rheenendal, Knysna 6576, South Africa
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (59)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 58 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Brett (host and chef) is a star. We joined a birthday party with 16 guests and really everything was great. Very creative food, lovely cosy atmosphere. Loved it and will definitely come back soon.

Thank Sabine S
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Whenever I have a vegetarian friend to entertain, VegTable is the place. I have been there half a dozen times over the years and I was always delighted by Brett's menu design. Even though I am a meat-eater myself, I have found the food filling,...More

1  Thank the_forest_fairy
Reviewed 2 May 2017

A small fairy cottage in the forest that doubles as a home and a restaurant. The food is always amazing and I like that I don't have to wade through a menu trying to decide what to eat. Brett decides what you should eat with...More

Thank 247LiveLife
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We were so lucky to enjoy Brett's wonderful cooking twice during our last Garden Route holiday and both times we were blown away by the taste sensation of all the different dishes. Such tasty ingredients, put together with attention to the smallest details. We also...More

Thank Nella d
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

We went to the VegTable with 5 of us, 4 were first timers! We were not disappointed. the creativity of the owner knows no boundaries and we had a lovely evening with perfect food. The sous chef was away when we were there so the...More

Thank Dutch52
Reviewed 6 March 2017

You really have to find the turn-off to VegTable (especially in the dark!) but it is worthwhile. Owner cooks what he feels inspired to create on any particular evening, and then tells you what the five courses will be as you sit down. Strictly, strictly...More

Thank twolakes
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Brett at VegTable just gets better and better! This has got to be most inventive and delicious cooking on the Garden Route. How does he do it? Every time we go he produces even more exciting dishes and flavours. Yes - it's not cheap but...More

1  Thank R_S1963
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

A candle lit cabin in a rustic setting. Opens 3 times a week for dinner. All freshly prepared and foraged. 100% vegetarian. 4 delicious courses designed by Brett, the owner and inspiration of VegTable. You are assured of a warm welcome. BYO.

Thank steadyslack
Reviewed 17 February 2017

When we first came to SA we did not realise quite what wonderful food we were going to experience. We have been to a number of great restaurants around the Western Cape area, but here is now our "must visit" restaurant. For me, the highlight...More

1  Thank jamly
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Best food I have eaten in South Africa - such a warm atmosphere. Incredible dinner - well worth it. Brett really welcomes you into his home, it's incredible that all the food is cooked on a wood stove. We will be back again soon.

Thank MichaelRaimondo
Nearby Restaurants
395 reviews
5.15 km away
Riverdeck Restaurant
20 reviews
6.52 km away
Tottie's Farm Kitchen
202 reviews
5.86 km away
Nearby Attractions
Spookasem Tea Garden
6 reviews
6.69 km away
Featherbed Nature Reserve
939 reviews
7.26 km away
Shuttle Travel and Events
9 reviews
7.08 km away
7 Passes Scenic Drive
80 reviews
1.62 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from VegTable staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
19:30 - 20:00
19:30 - 20:00
19:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rheenendal Road, Rheenendal, Knysna 6576, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna  >  Rheenendal
  • Phone Number: +27 74 833 9516
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing