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Thesen Harbour Town, Knysna, South Africa
+27 44 382 4874
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“sushi” (109 reviews)
“oysters” (52 reviews)
“steak” (48 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Sushi, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Thesen Harbour Town, Knysna, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited sirocco for dinner, once again half had fish and the others had steaks both excellent the service was very good and quick this is also a busy place so book early as we saw them turn people away who hadn’t booked. Great dessert...More

Thank wirral69
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This evening at Sirocco was very disappointing for us. First of all somehow they didn‘t had our reservation in their books. After seating it took the service 30min to take our order. Furthermore from ordering to the main course it took them 1h 30min and...More

Thank Stephan W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food! Really enjoyed the catch of the day. Very busy restaurant. Must book in advance. Cracking atmosphere. Beautiful setting. Definitely recommend if in the area.

Thank joanoArmagh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Once again we are puzzled why this is supposed to be an Italian Restaurant! The crew and the floor manager strives to provide the best for the customers. Unfortunately they couldn’t compensate for the lack in the kitchen. Focaccia had more similarities with chewing gum...More

Thank Dieter S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A busy vibrant restaurant with a good menu and good service. Try the Project Bar upstairs before or after dinner.

Thank Stephen E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was a very nice evening with good food and Drinks. Very kind service! Nice atmosphere! Had Curry and Pizza. Delicious.

Thank Nscho7311
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great sushi lunch with a fantastic view. If you've never been to this place, you really need to try it out. RIght on the waterfront with an upstairs bar and panoramic views of the lagoon, Sirocco is a fantastic place for a lovely evening,...More

Thank Rad D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited for a late Sunday night dinner. The place is lovely and well situated with views over the lagoon. The wine list and choice of craft beers is excellent. Our food was ok, but served cold. It was almost comical to see a lady...More

Thank HenrietteK007
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We chose Sirocco based on the free shuttle service from our local accommodations, as well as the online reviews. The shuttle was 25 minutes late, a minor inconvenience. When I phoned to make sure they didn't lose our reservation, Martin (manager) was genuinely sorry. He...More

Thank Mike F
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

We were a table of 8 friends. The sushi were great as well as the fish of the day. Two of us had the seafood curry. This was extremely disappointing. There was far too much salt in the curry and you could not taste the...More

Thank aleth2014
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Thesen Harbour Town, Knysna, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna
  • Phone Number: +27 44 382 4874
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tel:+27 44 382 4874
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