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Cafe Gannet Restaurant

Old Post Tree Square | 1 Market Street, Mossel Bay 6500, South Africa
+27 44 691 1885
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (121 reviews)
“kingklip” (36 reviews)
“sole” (24 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll 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 23 August 2017

Great service. Great setting. I sat down for a glass of wine and sushi, just staring at the ocean. Great jazzy background music created great atmosphere on the deck. Staff are knowledgeable and can make appropriate small talk.

Thank Sunet L
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Great food, great service, very reasonably priced. Convenient parking right in front of the restaurant. Highly recommended!!!

Thank stacyfassberg
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

The fish was very good and The Kids loved The sushi. Great Location. All in All highly recommended. Lovely Lunch.

Thank heikodahse123
Reviewed 15 August 2017

we had wonderful squids as a starter and great main courses.We enjoyed a lovely and romantic dinner.The place its really nice

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Thank pmf17
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed in the hotel attached to the restaurant and ate there both nights of our stay ,the food ,presentation ,service ambiance of the restaurant was fantastic ,if ever anyone traveling the garden route are in the area it is a must to eat here,you...More

Thank steveandsuedring
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Nice ambience. It was very busy. The staff was ok considering it was a busy night and wait times were not very bad. The salmon Alfredo was possibly the best I Alfredo I had in my life. Its a bit pricey.

Thank Nazreen B
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Sadly we only ate at the restaurant once whilst visiting Mossel Bay but everything about it was absolutely first rate. It has a very extensive menu, the service is attentive and friendly and the food is of the very highest quality. I cannot recommend it...More

Thank Bracken3Haslemere
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

A must in mossel bay.the sushi special was great. Quality at half price. Service was friendly and efficient.

Thank Dieter T
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We were pleasantly surprised as we walked away from Cafe Gannet last night. Their food was really well presented and matched in taste. Our waiter Jarod was very attentive and allowed for a good experience. Bit of advice would be to go for the apple...More

Thank Jars217
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We recently had lunch at Cafe Gannet - It was truly a very relaxing and rewarding experience - The waiter was well informed about ALL the dishes available and after asking us about likes and dislikes suggested certain dishes that was really to our taste...More

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Margaret O
13 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
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
21 December 2015|
Response from Janine S | Property representative |
Dear Mrs Horst Thank you so much for your message. I will be sure to book you a table for dinner on the 1st of Feb. We look forward to welcoming you back. Regards, Janine
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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
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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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