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Butterfly Blu Restaurant

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198 CR Swart Drive, Brenton-on-Sea, Knysna 6570, South Africa
+27 44 381 0027
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  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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Seafood, International, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
198 CR Swart Drive, Brenton-on-Sea, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The view is absolutely spectacular and the food was magic. A must enjoy venue and we will return to enjoy again

Thank Kobus V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited on a busy Sunday afternoon. Great views on the seats by the windows but unfortunately all were occupied. Food was very nice in a very nice environment. The staff were really great. Served by Ashley who was very friendly and efficient and put us...More

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visit here often. The covered deck closed off by glass panels can be enjoyed in great weather (when everything is opened up) or not-so-great weather, when the view is still there! Our party had burgers, pizza, seafood curry and the baked souffle. Everything tasted...More

Thank ProteaWilds
Reviewed 1 week ago

The view is hard to beat... but the mussels, heart be still! They were absolutely delicious! I highly recommend checking out this lovely restaurant while in Knysna. A special shout out to Mandy for her fantastic service :)

Thank dannijscott
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited Butterfly Blue recently with friends and enjoyed it very much. We loved our fish meals and even the fries were good. Judging from the people at the tables nearby in this very busy restaurant, there were lots of great items on the menu

Thank JulietteP_SA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had such a great time there. I would have just liked more meat in the dish I had. The food was so nice. Best seafood Curry dish I had in my life.

Thank lize850
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to stop after hiking around Brenton on Sea. Excelent chosen menu with huge pizzas. Moules were very tasty. A must for return

Thank Sandi1974
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here both nights staying at the hotel. Very good food and drinks at very very reasonable prices. Staff were brilliant, very attentive and welcoming.

Thank colindkavanagh
Reviewed 20 March 2018

This upmarket restaurant lives up to its glassed-wall view of the Indian Ocean and Brenton's curving caramel-coloured sands, with Buffels Baai beckoning from across the bay. The menu covers all options, with light meals and cocktails as well as the full Monty and good wine...More

Thank lynnekloot
Reviewed 16 March 2018

Normally I tend to only write reviews of good experiences because the establishment deserves the recognition but Butterfly Blu really "BLU" it tonight! My wife, son and I had a great Christmas Eve dinner here just three months ago and thought we would repeat the...More

Thank Robin W
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5 March 2015|
Response from charte2015 | Property representative |
Dear Garth we only allow them on the grass in front of the deck. Hope to see you soon. kind regards The Brenton Haven Team
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Breakfast, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Buffet, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 198 CR Swart Drive, Brenton-on-Sea, Knysna 6570, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna  >  Brenton-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +27 44 381 0027
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We offer a stylish, relaxed setting with an exquisite view over Brenton Beach and Buffalo Bay. Our modern restaurant is beautifully furnished in an eclectic style,which springs from Ibiza, Greece and an alternative South African influence. The elegant and beautifully appointed dining and lounge spaces compliments the delicious creations from the Kitchen. Bring your family and friends for an ideal dining experience with the best views in the Garden Route. 1 Hour Free Wifi is available to all visitors of Butterfly Blu.
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