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Cafe Gannet

Old Post Tree Square | 1 Market Street, Mossel Bay 6500, South Africa
+27 44 691 1885
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Pizza, Seafood, Sushi, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Old Post Tree Square | 1 Market Street, Mossel Bay 6500, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The Food was excellent with a very nice view of the sea. The restaurant was very neat and the staff welcome was very nice and friendly and the service was excellent.

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Thank malan392
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wow! What a lovely restaurant, the menu is varied and every dish we chose was beautifully cooked, delicious and our waitress was very helpful and friendly, would definitely recommend.

Thank Karen19672015
Reviewed 5 days ago

Always serve the best quality food and the sushi is amazing! Best service in town! My absolute favorite restaurant in Mosselbay!

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Thank estunevdw
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A set menu with several choices. Impeccable service. Food consistently excellent. Over 20 if us in the group. All of us loved it

Thank David D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Referred by our bed and breakfast host as an upscale restaurant with a wide fare, it was that and more. Although we did not have reservations (a Friday evening) we were nevertheless invited with broad smiles to be seated at a table with a stunning...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The "Cafe" is located in a very good spot, has a cool atmosphere, the friendly staff and excellent service is matched by the delicious food.

Thank BDarsam_77
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely views of the bay with very friendly staff and great food and drinks selection. Only downer, when the hotel is full it can get a bit noisy, heaps of children running around.

Thank Andre d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very neat and relaxed, where you can take your family and friends for a very tasty meal, food is prepared right and well presented. Very friendly staff.

Thank Jovanka P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had seafood and it was delicious aswell as the wines. The service was excellent. Would recommend any time

Thank max w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant had everything you could ask for for a great night out. The food was so good and so was service and atmosphere. We will be back for sure.

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Thank Chantal L
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Lauren G
5 January 2018|
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Response from Adri D | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There are a few vegetarian options.
Margaret O
13 March 2017|
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Response from veronica42 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they did appear to have more on menu than just seafood Sorry I can't be more helpful as we are big fish eaters ,it's the first thing we usually look for Apologies if this reply came to late
3 January 2017|
Response from Johann J | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, might not be allowed
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$6 - US$22
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, View, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Post Tree Square | 1 Market Street, Mossel Bay 6500, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Mossel Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 44 691 1885
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The Café Gannet Restaurant is Mossel Bay's seafood House. Acclaimed for local seafood specialties, ingeniously prepared. Coastal oysters, black mussels and Mossel Bay Sole are delivered daily from the harbour to make a delectable and varied a la carte menu, which includes pizza, salads, meat dishes, light lunches and Rainbow Cuisine. For a relaxing afternoon, come and enjoy a cocktail overlooking the Indian Ocean... The Cafe Gannet is a great treat, which will please the most discerning palate - very trendy, so bookings are recommended.
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