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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” (47 reviews)
“prawns” (17 reviews)
“paella” (10 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Main Road, Sedgefield, Knysna 6573, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We went to dinner at Montecello on the last day of our stay in Sedgefield and realised we had made a terrible mistake. We should have been going there every day for two weeks! It is a fabulous place. The welcome and service were warm...More

Thank cl0ete
Reviewed 1 week ago

A locals Favorite, Montecello has the juiciest, tastiest espetada. Special attention to detail by owner Anita as well as friendly staff.

Thank belsh2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant on our mini moon in Feb and all I can say is wow! The food was really good (we had the espatata) and cooked to perfection. The restaurant was very busy for a Monday night but we were still given great attention...More

Thank Siannash11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a superb meal. Seven out of the 8 had the espetada. The bill came to R 1400. One member at our table sorted out each couples share of the bill. After the bill was paid we were all taken aback when the waiter came...More

Thank Melanie C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Another pleasant evening at this unpretentious little establishment that has become somewhat of a legend in the area. Service from friendly and efficient staff was acceptable and the fish dishes we had were well prepared and tasty. Small but decent wine list - a nominal...More

Thank Stephen V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I are dinner twice in the same week - on both occasions the food and service were excellent. Enjoy!

Thank Malcolm F
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Guests from ichibi lakeside lodge had an awesome dinner at montecello, great food and great service. Thank you to the staff and management.

Thank Marcus And Lind... E
Reviewed 24 January 2018

We had a family dinner at Montecello and it was mostly very good. My husband said his espetado was the best he has ever had but my calamari steak was not memorable. The restaurant is obviously very popular and curiously the management seem to have...More

Thank Michelle_RQ
Reviewed 22 January 2018

On our last night in Sedgefield we decided to try Montecello in the main road. Every evening as we drove back to our accommodation we noticed that Montecello's parking area was jam packed and decided that they must be doing something right to be fully...More

Thank kenhL4615VR
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Their rump steaks and Espetada are the best ever - tender and succulent. Their fish and chips are also great!

Thank mikeza
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Elly S
3 January 2018|
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Response from 35maryroseM | Reviewed this property |
Montecello is closed on Sundays
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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
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
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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