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Fork & Train Restaurant

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RR - RRRSeafood, ,
Munro Road | Santos Beach, Mossel Bay 6506, South Africa
+27 83 900 7797
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Overview
  • Excellent19%
  • Very good48%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
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“calamari” (21 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 22:00 Hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Bar, Contemporary
PRICE
RR - RRR
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
Munro Road | Santos Beach, Mossel Bay 6506, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 137 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

After waiting for close on 20 minutes for service we stood up to leave when a waitress asked if she could help us with service. Reluctantly we gave a second chance and ordered only to wait ages for the food to come. Our further complaints...More

Thank Michael John H
SantosTrain, Manager at Fork & Train Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Michael, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We do apologize for your disappointing experience. The necessary steps have been taken to address the problem. Thank you so much for letting us know.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a lovely restaurant. Great food, attentive and friendly staff. Beautiful views. Thoroughly enjoyed dinner here. Would def go back next time I am in Mossel bay

Thank ChristinaCPT2015
SantosTrain, Manager at Fork & Train Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Christina, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this lovely review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your experience with us and we do hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

oysters were didnt taste fresh. sent it back and complained after eating half. and yet still had to pay. the server Deirdre was exceptionally friendly though.

Thank Matthew M
SantosTrain, Manager at Fork & Train Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018

Dear Matthew M, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We do apologize for your less than perfect experience. This has been brought to the attention of the General Manager. Thank you so much for letting us know!

Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Wow what a lovely little place right on the beach! Nice relaxed atmosphere and a great menu layout with a nice selection of choices. Fast friendly service and the best calamari,fish and chips we have ever had! Full points for this gem! Will definately be...More

Thank Shelley O
SantosTrain, Manager at Fork & Train Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2018

Dear Shelley O, Thank you so much for taking the time to review us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your meals and visit with us. We do pride ourselves on our fresh fish and we undoubtedly have the best calamari in town!

Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

The staff at the Fork & Train restaurant is just as friendly and accommodating as the the rest of the people at Santos Express. We were very happy to finally get a good strong coffee in the morning after two days on the road!

Thank EdiBinz
SantosTrain, Manager at Fork & Train Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you so much for the awesome review! We are delighted that you enjoyed your experience with us. Our coffee is locally produced and we love it too!

Reviewed 6 February 2018

Well we arrived at the train restaurants to have a lovely Sunday lunch. The waiters are all standing around but no one comes and take your order. We were seated for about 15 min and still no waiter , the manager needs to step up...More

Thank sarre1020
SantosTrain, Manager at Fork & Train Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2018

We do apologize for the standard of service. This has been escalated to the General Manager, thank you so much for bringing this to our attention. We do hope that you will join us again in future.

Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Weekend at Santos Express including light breakfast. What a stunning view and the breakfast was lovely. Everything fresh. The evening I had the fish and calamari. Very good...fresh. The jalapeno poppers had quite a bite. In my opinion the secret recipe for the success of...More

Thank Togieda S
SantosTrain, Manager at Fork & Train Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2018

Dear Togieda S, Thank you so much for taking the time to review us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay and your restaurant experience. Our friendly staff are our biggest asset! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 22 January 2018

Staff were unfriendly and manager totally disinterested - all they trade on is the view although the food is not bad (calamari is excellent and Chilly Poppers best in Town !) I will not pay my hard earned cash to be treated in this manner...More

1  Thank POTaylor62
SantosTrain, Manager at Fork & Train Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2018

Dear POTaylor62, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We do regret that you did not have an enjoyable experience and we do apologize for the standard of service. Thank you for bringing this to our attention, the General Manager has been informed...More

Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

I visited the restaurant for lunch. I ordered the chicken Schnitzel and chips. The staff were friendly and helpful and it has a great location. After about 30 mins my food arrived. It had obviously been left sitting around as it was almost cold when...More

Thank alastairjh
SantosTrain, Manager at Fork & Train Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Dear Alastairjh, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We do regret that your experience was not enjoyable. We experienced some technical problems with less than cooperative fryers in the midst of peak season. While that is no excuse, we urge you to...More

Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Awesome service excellent food and a management team that personally see that the clientelle being well served

Thank Soebatsfontein
SantosTrain, Manager at Fork & Train Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Dear Soebatsfontein, Thank you for taking the time to review us. During peak season we work really hard to attend to clients amidst all the madness!

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Mrs D
25 March 2017|
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Response from SantosTrain | Property representative |
No unfortunately we are not pet friendly.
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Melissa-Jane J
14 September 2016|
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Response from ForkandTrain | Property representative |
Hi Melissa! We are right on the beach, so dress code is not an issue. Holiday gear, flip flops, whatever you feel comfortable in. Mossel Bay tends to have four seasons in one day, so best to always have a sweater handy... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$2 - US$5
Cuisine
Seafood, Bar, Contemporary
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 22:00
Monday
07:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 22:00
Thursday
07:30 - 22:00
Friday
07:30 - 22:00
Saturday
07:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Munro Road | Santos Beach, Mossel Bay 6506, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Mossel Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 83 900 7797
  • E-mail
Description
The Fork & Train restaurant is situated at the Santos Express Train lodge. Overlooking the picturesque Outeniqua Mountains and the blue flag Santos Beach. We offer a wide variety of good value meals.
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