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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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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • 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 4 October 2017

A MEMORABLE stay with a Great hotel and awesome hospitality!!! Staff friendly and helpful and will certainly visit again. Good to see that reception acknowledged our arrival by publishing on their "wall-of-fame" - was an ABSOLUTE SURPRISE for the family.

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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

We had an absolutely superb meal there. Ate Grilled Crayfish. Haven't had any better. Stunning view. We also had the buffet breakfast there in June. Absolutely magnificent. Brilliant restaurant .

Thank Zahnè V
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Was really excited to try this restaurant, being a foodie, but it's not really something to write home about... I had the duck spring rolls for starters, which was good but the sweet chili sauce was store bought... Had the mussels starter for main and...More

Thank Helen H
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Totally satisfied. Sushi was delucious, staff was kind. Will revisit if I go to Mossel bay again.

Thank angie_M_1536
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Delicious food and excellent service! Really enjoyed our lunch and will definitely recommend Cafe Gannet

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Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

They did not have an alcohol free beer but tried to surfed me cider instead. They could not offer a Pizza because they ran out of Pizza dough and their WiFi did not work.

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I dined here and just loved the food. The atmosphere is modern with large windows overlooking the outside area and ocean. There are several dining rooms and options for eating. The staff is very helpful and the food is wonderful, delicious fresh...More

Thank browneyedbarbara
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Had a really lovely meal here with my wife. Fantastic service and great food. I had Ostrich steak which was perfectly cooked and my wife had smothered chicken breast. The portions were large and very reasonably priced. We also enjoyed a nice bottle of Merlot...More

Thank Mistyboy30
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Delicious sushi and a stunning view! A very nice spot to relax after a long drive or to chill on a day off. The staff is eager to help and very professional. We had a great experience.

Thank Astri F
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We attended a food and wine paring on Friday and the food was great. Love the décor and lighting, gives a romantic feeling with stunning views. We enjoyed it so much that we went back for lunch a few days later. The Sushi is the...More

Thank Lize K
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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
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

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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, Groups, Romantic, View
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
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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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