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Route 57 Restaurant

12 Marsh Street, Mossel Bay 6506, South Africa
+27 44 691 0057
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“venison” (30 reviews)
“pork neck” (5 reviews)
“fish cakes” (7 reviews)
11:00 - 15:00All hours
European, International, Vegetarian Friendly
12 Marsh Street, Mossel Bay 6506, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wife and I went here for an evening meal on the off chance that we would be able to get a table. Not many tables available but we got one and had a lovely meal as well as some nice wines. Expensive by Mossel...More

Thank b16blr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very pleasant place, warm and elegant atmosphere, typical south African food served in a very good way. List of y complete.

Thank Federico A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Eating out is a challenge for us because of the range of foods that my wife must avoid. However Route 57 accommodated her needs without prior warning. Both our meals were well cooked and beautifully presented, and came from a varied menu. For me, the...More

Thank Christopher P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent service, we had a friend from Austria visiting and went there without a booking, The staff member checked and then gave us a large table in a very well decorated room . Service was excellent . Our friend had the ostrich boobtie, my husband...More

Thank abvilla
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for a more formal setting- Route 57 is the place to go. It's situated in a renovated old home. This lends itself to cosy little corners where you can sip a glass of wine with that special person. Good service and...More

Thank Isabella V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Staff were good,, our waitress was lovely,and professional, pity the kitchen and food , weren't up to the same standard, honestly that curry was just absolutely unbelievably bad, just two tiny bits of lamb, and the rest all strips of fat and bones, it was...More

Thank Gary F
Reviewed 10 January 2018

For a restaurant that was rated as one of the restaurants to try in mossel bay we were disappointed. We were turned away at the door because we did not have a reservation. But the restaurant was empty and the maître d did not even...More

Thank lesley007smith
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

We were two couples and really enjoy our evening at this establishment. The restaurants ambiance and service is very good. All the food was good and well presented. Good menu and wibe list. Booking necessary.

Thank JP S
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Louis We first visited your restaurant a few years back and returned this December. I had the chicken livers to start and there was so much chilli that both my wife and I had our mouths burnt. We sent it back and had a much...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is the best in Mossel Bay, outstanding ambience, stunningly decorated, staff superb and the food is to die for - not to be missed -

Thank Juanita v
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Marsh Street, Mossel Bay 6506, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Mossel Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 44 691 0057
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Route 57 Restaurant, Mossel Bay, is an association between international golfing star, The 2010 Open Champion, Louis Oosthuizen and well known Mossel Bay Restauranteur Anzelle Zeelie. The Route 57 Experience - we pride ourselves in serving you South African Cuisine with true South African Hospitality!

Trio of Venison (Kudu, Ostrich and Springbuck), Cape Malay Curry, Fresh Fish, AAA Beef Steaks, Pork Belly, Lamb Neck, Ostrich Boboti, Pepper-crusted Fillet and many more superb dishes to choose from. 
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