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The Drydock Food Co

Knysna Waterfront, Knysna 6571, South Africa
+27 44 382 7310
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good37%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
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“sushi” (110 reviews)
“oysters” (59 reviews)
“lamb curry” (15 reviews)
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Seafood, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Knysna Waterfront, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday

On a honeymoon visit to Knysna, and not knowing any restaurants around, we did a quick Google search and Drydock popped up over and over again. Decided to give it a bash, and on a stormy evening in April we did. Wife recommends the seafood...More

Thank mecheng89
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped on here for supper. The service was friendly and quick, maybe a bit too quick. Still eating starters when mains arrived. The wild coastal oysters were amazingly fresh. The grilled calamari was ok. Overall a pleasant experience.

Thank Mike4462
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

1/2 price sushi was a winner for the boyfriend, and I tried sushi for the first time - I liked it! Great experience, overall happy.

Thank Carys G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for a couple beers while family was shopping. Hard to find a regular bar at VA waterfront but this place had a couple of tables by the bar service area with TV. For Drinkers. Manager and Staff were very attentive service was fast...More

Thank smassey1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to stop off and get a cool drink. Coffees are also very good. lovely location for a bit of people watching. sit and watch the world go by in comfort.

Thank Sprout1Cheshire
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was amazed by the way this restaurant present d food today. They had line fish and then placed salmon on top of this “line fish”.. I don’t understand this concept where you want to mix the taste unless it is bad fish and you...More

Thank Eudon H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Restaurant situated in marina area close to numerous shops and restaurants. Large busy restaurant and we were perhaps fortunate to get a table for eight without making a prior reservation. Good friendly service and all the party enjoyed their meals

Thank Raymond S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good coffee the calamari was ok. Location great overlooking the Yachts and the services was good and the friendly.

Thank Rickstarricky
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our group had dinner at this restaurant and we enjoyed our time there even that it was a relatively cold day. I had the soup of the day and French salad which were both good. Then I ordered a beef sirloin, asked for medium-rare but...More

Thank Yair K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

superb location on the Knysna waterfront.quick welcoming service.have tv's for sport if you need that.nice simple menu and good value.extensive wine and drinks menu.overall a lovely setting and they have maintained their standards over a period of time.

Thank kevin s
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Knysna Waterfront, Knysna 6571, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna
  • Phone Number: +27 44 382 7310
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