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ChefAlma@Groenvlei - CLOSED

Groenvlei Rd | Lake Pleasant, Sedgefield, Knysna 6573, South Africa
+27 44 343 2368
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good27%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
3 Nov 2014
“Quaint and peaceful”
5 May 2014
“Very good”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Groenvlei Rd | Lake Pleasant, Sedgefield, Knysna 6573, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 November 2014

If outdoor living with peaceful surroundings and the sound of birds singing in the wind lures you to have a burger snack or their meal of the day, then this is your place. Not pretentious or over the top. Just good honest food "in nature".

Thank Pieter B
Reviewed 5 May 2014 via mobile

We ate here with our two kids whilst staying at the Lake Pleasant Chalets. Service was great, food was good and a nice chat with 'Peter' I presume. Try the 'slush puppy' cocktails! Only suggestion is perhaps a small jungle gym or jumping castle on...More

Reviewed 13 April 2014

We visited .Chef Alma today for lunch and thoroughly enjoyed our experience. The food was beautifully presented and delicious. The service very good and I really enjoyed the homemade cheesecake. We will definitely return especially as we are now locals of Sedgefield. We did feel...More

1  Thank Micheline L
Reviewed 17 December 2013 via mobile

We are currently waiting for service in this restaurant. After 15 min no one served us. My friend ordered our drinks by going to the bar and ordered it there, but we still haven't received our drinks. We are considering to leave if we do...More

Thank Christo B
ChefAlma, Owner at ChefAlma@Groenvlei, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2013

Dear Christo, I really appreciate your feedback, i just feel it could have been done in a better manner, as this review only gets send to us 1 day later. You don't state the time of this occurrence or how busy we were as we...More

Reviewed 12 December 2013

This restaurant is located just after the turning off to Lake Pleasant from the N2 highway. This is located at Groenvlei just 5 mins away from Sedgefield. If you are put up at Hotel Lake Pleasant Living, then this is the place where you should...More

Thank saurabhvd
ChefAlma, Owner at ChefAlma@Groenvlei, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2013

Dear Sir, Thank you for visiting our establishment and we are very happy to hear you enjoyed your meal with us. Hope you had a hassle free journey. Your hosts Peter & Alma

Reviewed 9 December 2013

The one unfortunate thing about our visit to Alma's was that we only got to have breakfast here. Unfortunately for us the evening that we wanted to go for dinner was the evening they were closed. Lucky for us we still got to have a...More

Thank savistor
ChefAlma, Owner at ChefAlma@Groenvlei, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2013

Thank you! We loved having you here, and look forward to your return visit. Till next time, Peter & Alma

Reviewed 8 November 2013

Are dinner was great we had appetizer, dinner, desert, drinks and everything was great. The owners are great they were super nice and the kids loved it it was very laid back environment which we like. We defiantly plan on coming back the next time...More

Thank Jessnjeff
ChefAlma, Owner at ChefAlma@Groenvlei, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2013

Thanks! We enjoyed your company and loved your kids and hope to see you soon. Love Peter & Alma

Reviewed 5 August 2013

Very nice dinner. Both the Moroccan Stew and the Red Thai Curry were very good and the children had Bolognese served with the in-house made pasta.

Thank AdrianEvans1975
Reviewed 9 December 2012

The service was a touch slow as the waiter was a touch out of his depth - he was learning, and probably enjoying the company at the same time. We were there at a quite time of year for dinner, however the food was of...More

Thank DevineWard
Reviewed 23 July 2012

I had a group of "voortrekkers" visiting our area. We ended the day excursion at Chef Alma. The Food was out standing. I had the Red Thai Curry ........WOW.

Thank RoseBilbrough
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Groenvlei Rd | Lake Pleasant, Sedgefield, Knysna 6573, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna  >  Sedgefield
  • Phone Number: +27 44 343 2368
  • E-mail
Best for: Laid back rustic food with a clean modern twist, beautifully presented with care. Decadent desserts and cakes. What makes us special: Food made with passion! The Menu changes periodically and will always include local seasonal produce. Own home-grown herbs, vegetables and sprouts.
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