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De Kelder

39a Marine Drive | Summerstrand, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
+27 41 583 2750
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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39a Marine Drive | Summerstrand, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Excellent small restaurant with warm atmosphere and great value for food. Our steaks were excellent, well prepared. Nice house wine. The service was immaculate. A little expensive but we enjoyed thoroughly.

Thank brwh6098
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had been 8 years before and loved it so we returned again. It was very disappointing it was an hour to get the main course which arrived cold. Unfortunately we may never return again

Thank dmill10185
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the welcome on arrival to the very attentive table service, the great food beautifully presented in generous portions and a reasonable check I would rate this a wonderful night out.

Thank StillTravelling2009
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

“Go to De Kelder,” they said. “Best seafood in PE.” The venue is very bizarre. A ground floor restaurant, decorated with golden fairy lights. Its decor and style is unashamedly retro, and belongs fair and square in the 1980s. But oh! The fish! We both...More

Thank skew_lewe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a superb meal here. Service was excellent, so attentive to our needs, explained how they use certain ingredients so that most of the dishes were gluten free which was a bonus! We had three courses, wine, coffees and paid just over R1000. And...More

Thank BeachfunSouthCoast
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and friendly staff. Well done dishes, taste is superb. Small place but atmosphere is good

Thank Sten E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Next to the Protea Waterfront Hotel this gem of a restaurant is a real treasure for the food lover. Good with meat, veal, fish and seafood, almost anything you order would be good. I had two meals here and both were top class. I would...More

Thank Zubaida R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited this restaurant again for the second time since 2015 whilst on our holiday. The food and service here is very good. Steaks are excellent and to be recommended. For 3 UK guests - three course meal inc 2 bottles of wine is R1,214...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

De Kelder is amazing. Once ahead when we co e and visit my parent's for two weeks we bring them here at least three to four times. All the food is amazing. Great steaks, kudu, ostrich and my dad swears the prawns are the best...More

Thank Nikki d
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were invited by friends. The service was good waitress attentive and knowledgeable. The disappointments were, the interior needs upgrade. The chair my husband sat on was broken and had to be swopped. The upholstery on the chairs was disgusting and stained. The tables must...More

1  Thank Melanie C
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22 January 2017|
Response from 382susan | Reviewed this property |
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John P
27 November 2016|
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Response from MADIBABAY | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry! Unfortunately we are not open on the 25th and 26th December 2016 operating hours Mon to Fri 12.00-2.00pm lunch and 6.00pm to 10.30pm dinner Saturdays and public holidays 6.00pm to 10.00pm... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39a Marine Drive | Summerstrand, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Port Elizabeth  >  Summerstrand
  • Phone Number: +27 41 583 2750
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De Kelder Restaurant specialises in Seafood, Steaks and local Venison.open Monday to Friday 12.00 to 2.00 and 6.00pm to 10.00 pm Monday to Saturday.
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