Select from fine dining restaurants, trendy restaurants, family eateries and wine estates. Restaurants in the Garden Route offer the diner an extraordinarily wide range of food types to choose from including traditional South African fare, German, Greek, Italian, Thai, Cajun, French and Vegetarian to satisfy your culinary desires.
To find a Restaurant in the Garden Route browse through our featured restaurants below or view more at Garden Route Restaurants, Cafés & Eateries
Serendipity Restaurant : Wilderness
Dinner at Serendipity Restaurant is a sociable five-course gourmet candle lit event. Cuisine is of the standard you'd expect from an award-wining and internationally acclaimed establishment.
The Lemon Grass at Milkwood Manor : Plettenberg Bay
Far from traffic, crowds and noise, immerse yourself in these magic surroundings - a perfect antidote for stress and strain! The Lemon Grass’ international cuisine is served on a terrace lapped by the ocean.
The Lighthouse Restaurant at The Point Hotel : Mossel Bay
The Lighthouse Restaurant located off the foyer of the hotel offers Provencal-inspired Mediterranean style cuisine including fresh seafood and venison and serves a sumptous Continental or Full English Breakfast Buffet as well as light meals.
Palms Wilderness Restreat & Restaurant : Wilderness
With a young and enthusiastic chef at the helm, dinners are definitely an event! The dinner menu changes daily! Fresh produce, beef, lamb, ostrich, game & fish – all sourced daily to ensure the highest standard and quality of each meal.
Le Pêcheur at The Fancourt Hotel : George
Le Pêcheur, situated in the main clubhouse specializes in freshly prepared seafood dishes in a relaxed open-kitchen setting and also caters for those who prefer meat, chicken or vegetarian dishes. (Seasonal).
Zachary's at Pezula : Knysna
Zachary's is an elegant, intimate dining experience serving gourmet meals worthy of only the finest of international boutique hotels. In keeping with the style of the Estate, Zachary's is elegant and contemporary.
Vaaljapie Station Restaurant : Little Brak
The setting is "Boere Kitch" with a tongue in the cheek informality, the cooking is traditional Afrikaans cuisine. Serendipity is the word to describe this tiny restaurant. Snugly fitted into an old Railway Station.
34° South : Knysna
Describing themselves as indefinable, not a deli, plain restaurant or just a bar, we like to think of 34° South as an 'experience'.
Admiral's Buffet Restaurant : Mossel Bay
Overlooking a golf estate, Admirals is a buffet style restaurant, serving a carvery your mother-in-law would envy.
Beach Tree Restaurant : Mossel Bay
Beach Tree Restaurant stands out as a beautiful venue due, in part, to its interesting architecture.
Big Blu Tapas Bar : Mossel Bay
The only tapas restaurant in Mossel Bay, with one of the most breathtaking views along the Garden Route.
Blue Olive : Wilderness
In its setting amongst beautiful, old Milkwood trees, with an expansive wooden deck.
Cinnamon Boutique Restaurant : Wilderness
Cinnamon Boutique Restaurant has been voted one of the top ten best restaurants in the Garden Route, by CXpress.
Cocktails at Lookout Deck : Plettenberg Bay
If you're in Plett then the one thing you need to do is head off to The Lookout Restaurant & Deck for a cocktail or two.
île de pain : Knysna
At île de pain Bakery and Café, bread is a religion. Bread is worshipped. Bread is the reason why this passionate crew wakes.
Kafe Serefé : George
Situated at 60 Courtenay Street in George, Kafe Serefé offers delicious food with touches of Turkish traditions.