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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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“sushi” (138 reviews)
“kingklip” (36 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00 Hours
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 staff are very courteous to us with our 11month old daughter. The food was excellent. A overall great experience!

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Thank Quintin & Marle... S
Reviewed 5 days ago

This time I thought the food was better. There were four of us and each of us had something different for our main meal. The steak was very good and nobody else complained.We had to wait for our food quite a long time , but...More

Thank Retha2013
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food in this restaurant was very good. The Calamari is the best I have ever had, cooked to perfection.

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Thank W8854NTcharlesp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yum Yum - pricy but o so worth it! food was great and service excellent. starters jalepino's stuffed with sausage and cream cheese wrapped in bacon, calamari in white cream sauce, main chicken stack (OMW) and fish and chips, the food were freshly prepared was...More

Thank elanav206
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is always excellent. Great variety of fresh sea food, oysters and sushi platters. Personal is well trained. Cocktails are as good.

Thank Irena K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were a couple of friends out for lunch the food was great and the service was good we will definitely go back when we are back in Mossel Bay

Thank jc841775
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booking system is efficient and easy to use. We were warmly welcomed and shown to our table. Drinks order taken and drinks arrived promptly. Starters were good but our mains arrived before we had finished starters. Quality of food very good.

Thank AelwenH
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We usually go the Gannet, for it is the best Restaurant in Mossel Bay. Their service is amazing and stunning vibe also in the Oyster Bar outside. LOVE their pizzas and their wine en nice fire place in the winter. My friends usually go for...More

Thank zelna2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed the variety of food on offer. Went on 2 nights, the service was excellent on the first night (thank you Jared) and was good on the second night. Try the local fish dishes as fresh and tasty. The poppers are also a lovely entree-...More

Thank Mel_Salt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was a friend of mine's Birthday, the cocktails were realy nice. The Pizzas was also very tasty! Had a gr8 time!

Thank nataschaj77
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Questions & Answers
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
  • Value
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
Groups, Romantic, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
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
  • E-mail
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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