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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Seafood, International, Pizza, European
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, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Waterfront
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered I Gourmet Burger. Not cheap, R135. The buns were so old, they just crumbles into something uneatable- So dry and the patty was very dry too with no sauce. My Partner ordered chicken curry and ended up with fish curry! Not what you...expected from a good restaurant like that! Do they think you are so stupid that you will not notice a bun is old and dry? We also waited and waited how long for the bill.More

Date of visit: October 2021
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited the restaurant for dinner. Had to go and look for the waiter to order desert. Then no chocolate cake available on a Saturday night?? Place was cold inside despite a fireplace just behind it which was not lit nor cleaned from the previous usage....Lamb shank ordered good quality meat but bland! Friendly staff and gr8 views!More

Date of visit: September 2021
Reviewed 9 August 2021

A very pleasant lunch and excellent service from Manager and waitress Zimmie! The views of the ocean cause you to linger longer in this light-filled, spacious and upmarket restaurant with very affordable prices, Will definately visit again soon!

Date of visit: August 2021
Reviewed 24 June 2021

We were taken by friends who live in the area being one of their favorite restaurants.some of us ordered their fish special Unfortunately one of the fish ordered was not properly They changed this order with no problem at all Plenty of parking outside and...under the restaurant .pleasant experience dispute above mishapMore

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 16 June 2021 via mobile

Excellent seafood, delicious traditional pizza. Beautiful setting with ocean view. Friendly staff and cosy wood fired fireplaces. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: March 2021
Reviewed 9 June 2021

We sat on the deck area, and enjoyed the pizza as well as the pork belly. Both meals were great and the service was great.

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 1 June 2021

We spent a wonderful afternoon at Butterfly Blu. The venue is amazing, the staff are super friendly and attentive, the pizzas are delicious and the cocktails are out of this world! Their mixologist, Busi, hands down makes the best Frozen Margaritas in Town. We can’t...wait to return 😁More

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 9 May 2021

Thank uou for the excellent warm hearted service and the delicious food. Best gluten free chocolate cake. My favorite place!!

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 1 May 2021 via mobile

My hubby and I are so glad we found this place when visiting Knysna! Stunning location and views, and the atmosphere was just wonderful! ☺️ We received outstanding service from Mandy and had hands down the BEST pork belly thanks to Chef Nosi! From starters,...to mains, to atmosphere and service - everything was just fantastic! AND it is so well priced, worth every cent! Thank you! And we went back two days later before leaving Knysna for sundowner Pizzas. Oh my YUM! Huge pizzas and once again, great service from Nelly! ☺️More

Date of visit: April 2021
Reviewed 28 April 2021

Beautiful view of the Brenton bay. Food was well presented and very tasty. They had a nice selection of drinks (wine and cocktails).

Date of visit: April 2021
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Ane E
17 June 2021|
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Response from LE1985 | Property representative |
Yes Butterfly Blu has a ramp next to the deli and the restaurant is very spacious with large bi-fold doors and a wheelchair friendly toilet.
14 September 2019|
Response from LE1985 | Property representative |
Hello Tour38781173981, Butterfly Blu does not offer buffet lunches or dinners as a standard procedure but does offer it on request for groups. Occasionally functions will include a buffet option. I hope this helps! Kind... More
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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Frequently Asked Questions about Butterfly Blu Restaurant

Yes, Butterfly Blu Restaurant offers takeaway services.

Butterfly Blu Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4.5