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Montecello Restaurant

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Main Road, Sedgefield, Knysna 6573, South Africa
+27 44 343 1780
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good36%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (41 reviews)
“prawns” (16 reviews)
“paella” (9 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Main Road, Sedgefield, Knysna 6573, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The restaurant is often busy so make a booking. We were accommodated at the bar until a table became available. Staff are friendly and the food is delicious but the pizzas are amazing!

Thank Christopher W
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

I have never tasted Espetada like this, the meat is as soft as if you're cutting through butter. Garden Route bucket list!!!

Thank Pam D
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

All the way from Manchester UK, we visited for my birthday last year in October! I have been travelling to sedge from the UK since I was a young teen as my parents have a house on the Island Village. Sure enough, I have just...More

Thank mclachlan2371
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I had been to Montecello once before, and it was an ok experience, but this visit was really good. The legendary espatada was excellent.My prawns were a tad mushy but good all the same, and also good value. Unusually, I was impressed by the service,...More

Thank 247LiveLife
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Their espetadas are to die for. Get ready to eat and eat the night away. You have to book ahead to get a table. There are many dishes to choose from and everything is excellent on the menu. We have dined there a few times...More

Thank Bernadette O
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Menu choice small but what is availible is excellent , known for its Espertada's. (Steak on a hanging skewer ) Can however get extremely busy with large parties so make sure you book.

Thank Margaret S
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

We went with friends and had a very nice experience, the food is seriously good and it is certainly worth the stop

Thank inner-beauty
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Exactly what this restaurant is ..... had the Espetada .... most deliciously prepared with melt in the mouth fillet and a hint of garlic to round it off ... dripping with naturaljuices,,, mouthwatering, tasty delicious.... a must have and a must on your list of...More

Thank Vallerie M
Reviewed 10 May 2017

This is the place to go for steaks, seriously well prepared to your liking, and great service to boot. Good value for money, and a better than standard wine list.

Thank Hovaan
Reviewed 8 May 2017

My whole family had Espetada. It was divine. Fillet was tender and tasteful. Small is ideal for ladies and the medium for a man. Large is for the REAL HUNGRY. Definitely a must when visiting Sedgefield.

Thank deidrerossouw
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, Sedgefield, Knysna 6573, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna  >  Sedgefield
  • Phone Number: +27 44 343 1780
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