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Montecello

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Main Road, Sedgefield, Knysna 6573, South Africa
+27 44 343 1780
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good36%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (42 reviews)
“prawns” (16 reviews)
“paella” (9 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Main Road, Sedgefield, Knysna 6573, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 233 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After many years we decided to try this restaurant again and we where all disappointed with our main courses. When we told the waitron that the schnitzel was dry she replied ‘can i bring you more sauce’ . The Malva pudding was however excellent.

Thank CraigGodfrey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner at Montecello and it was excellent. I could see why it was necessary to book a table in the middle of the week in a small village! The service is extra friendly - and it seems that every member of staff is...More

Thank AngelaBax
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had such a great time here. The sole was divine. Wine and food was both very good and affordable! And oh my god, the malva pudding! Words fail to describe this heavenly dessert!

Thank appetersen
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Always a must when visiting the area. So popular with locals and visitors alike. Great atmosphere, excellent food and service. Booking is a must. We will definately return on our next visit to the Cape.

Thank 35maryroseM
Reviewed 25 September 2017

This family owned vineyard offers the wine connoisseur many options, and those less knowledgeable the possibility of discovering excellent wine at very good prices...I was welcomed by the wife of the owner, who treated me to a wonderful tasting of choice white vintages...I left with...More

Thank Jane W
Reviewed 22 September 2017

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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
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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