Chatters Bistro

This most famous family owned restaurant along the Garden Route. Offering real wood fired crispy base pizza in style and made to order, with an award winning wine list. A range of home-made burgers, delicious pastas, potato bakes, salads and filled paninis. Pizza’s are available on wheat- or gluten-free bases as well. Delicious home made desserts.
9a Gray Street, Knysna
Tel: 044 382 0203

Tappas & Oysters

The word “tapas” is derived from the Spanish verb “tapar”, which means “to cover”. Tapa’s which is a small snack to accompany your beverage. In this instance Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish. This restaurant is situated on the water’s edge and offers access to boat mooring as well.
TH29, Thesen Harbour Town, Knysna
Tel: 044 382 7196


Immerse your senses in Sushi, Pizza, Oysters and Cocktails with a view. Situated on the water’s edge of Knysna’s trendy Thesen Harbour Town, Sirocco is evocatively named after the warm wind that blows across the Mediterranean. Sirocco is a meeting place for those who appreciate relaxed sophistication, cutting edge design, friendly service and great food.
TH28, Thesen Harbour Town, Knysna
Tel: 044 382 4874


Laid back and relaxed, Col’Cacchio pizzeria is the perfect spot in the sun. They also offer pasta dishes and various other Italian cuisine. The restaurant offers a safe play area for children, access to boat mooring and water views.
33 Sawtooth Lane, Thesen Harbour Town, Knysna
Tel: 044 302 5750

The Turbine Boutique Hotel

An ambitious project which transformed an old power station into a unique 5 star boutique Knysna hotel. The hotel boasts an Amani Spa, the Island Café which serves up extraordinary dishes from a diverse a la carte menu and the Bar Deck.
TH36, Thesen Harbour Town, Knysna
Tel: 044 302 5746