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East Head Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Great cafe with delicious food in a great setting - sit on the terrace overlooking the beautiful Knysna Heads. Only open for breakfast and lunch from 08h00 to 15h30.
US$3 - US$12
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
African, Pub, Seafood
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews biscotti fish and chips calamari burger salad cake knysna heads amazing views breakfast or lunch wait for a table stunning location great lunch knysna lagoon worth the wait peak season sit outside great coffee
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My Wife and I decided to dare take our daughter of 18 months to this lovely place. The staff was very friendly and helpful, they also have a nice little play area for kids. All while not disturbing the breathtaking experience of the Knysna Heads....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 470jpv
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a lovely lunch here. The setting is great and a must if you visit Knysna. The parking was very busy so we parked in the first car park by the roundabout then walked down. The restaurant was very busy so you must book...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Keenama
Reviewed 2 days ago

A beautiful setting by The Heads serving lovely fresh food from amazing friendly staff. The views from the outside area are stunning

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Weekendsr
Reviewed 5 days ago

Whenever we have friends staying with us in Knysna, the East Heads Cafe is a compulsory venue for at least one breakfast. The service, the food and the whole ambiance has never changed - it is outstanding!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank john8147
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Be prepared to wait for a table outside on the terrace. Amazing food. The fish and chips is scrumptious. Mind you everything looks amazing to eat. Friendly relaxed service... with smiles and reasonable prices. An essential stop.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank T4291WPpaulb
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Read reviews on TripAdvisor and had to stop over at this restaurant on our visit to Knysna Excellent location with views of the Knysna Heads Excellent food - very generous portions Staff was extremely friendly and very efficient service - did not even have to...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank luvandrang
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food, staff and location is simply the best. Don't miss this place if you are in Knysna, or passing through. Shame it closes at 3pmish!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Guy D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic café - we went twice for breakfast. Perfect position with a dramatic sea view. Friendly and helpful service and gorgeous food. If only it was a bit closer to home!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank grastejoh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for brunch and it was just fab. The menu choices were interesting with traditional choices as well as their own unusual combinations. I had one of the latter and it was perfection. Grilled SA sweet potatoes with wild mushrooms and creme fraiche...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank MiniverM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were adviced by the Galleria at long street to have lunch there and we are very greatful we did. What a perfect place to enyoy the fantastic view of the heads and enyoy the optimism that marinates this small white restaurant with great terras!...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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