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Olde's Pub and Grill

14 Grey Street, Knysna, 6570, Garden Route, South Africa, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (36 reviews)
“eisbein” (10 reviews)
“chowder” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, International
$$ - $$$
14 Grey Street, Knysna, 6570, Garden Route, South Africa, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Nothing fancy!!! But no scrappy!! Good pub grub and the good old plate of food. No tinkering around with micro leaves & jus etc Nice to see that there are pubs with good grub. Prices are good Awesome specials Amazing drink specials Away from the...More

1  Thank Ontour98
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just a proper pub, with sports, a good selection of beers. Watched two rugby matches here. Enjoyed the vibe and chilled. Didn't eat the food but believe their ribs are recommended.

Thank lbl-mjl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Two superb steak meals were eaten in this very lively atmospheric pub whilst my son and I were at the hillclimb. Service was excellent and the steaks on both occasions came exactly as ordered on cast iron platters. We also went back there for some...More

1  Thank Supa7WP
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love the chilled environment of this old school pub. Loads of character in the walls, bar, ceiling. The pub grub is great. Calamari a little tough- but tasty and lovely and crunchy crumb. Great service.

Thank Amy J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best place to be if u hv need a bar in knysna that's a only place can provide u with the best selection of beers,wisky,brandy and cognac

1  Thank thabo g
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had lunch here one day and weren't terribly impressed. We both had fish and calamari and found both were coated with a very thick batter and rather greasy. Service was fine and price was OK ( 95 Rand) but not a place that I...More

Thank PicMorDaisies
Reviewed 13 April 2017

This was opposite our hotel so called in on both nights. Everywhere else seems to close around 9.30 but Oldes is open slightly later and you can get a a nice drink at a reasonable price

Thank michael h
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Visiting from out of town and this place really made me feel welcome ! Great service, staff were warm and friendly ! Barman was on top of his game :) Food was great! And the crowd was diverse and friendly! Yes top notch South African...More

1  Thank HoogKJ
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

The service qas good only about 12 people outside and no one inside. The Seafood platter special was just that. Over cooked crummed prawns... the ones you buy ready to fry. The Eisbein was better but not the best. Just and average pub with average...More

1  Thank jaco v
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed an evening meal with friends . Everyone enjoyed the meal , I had the ribs which were great . The service was outstanding .

1  Thank Tony A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, International
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Grey Street, Knysna, 6570, Garden Route, South Africa, Knysna 6570, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna
  • Phone Number: 0443826514