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Main Road, Sedgefield, Knysna 6573, South Africa
+27 44 343 1780
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good36%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (44 reviews)
“prawns” (16 reviews)
“paella” (10 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Road, Sedgefield, Knysna 6573, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 237 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Have been there numerous times - the best muscles, the best steak, the best food overall. Very cosy restaurant. A good night out with friends or family

Thank lynettenewnham
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have eaten at Montecello's numerous times, never been disappointed. The food is always of a high standard, generous portions and good service. Would recommend the espetada to anyone having a meal there.

Thank Anne M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food here was divine. I was told they would be full and a reservation is necessary, however i was lucky to get a table. The beef espetadas was fantastic. The garlic fragrance of the bitter oozed all the way down the skewer onto the...More

Thank gobeyondtravels
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our umpteenth visit to this well established old favourite in Sedgefield. It is well run, the staff are generally friendly & efficient and the food and service was very good on our last visit. The steaks were juicy and tender and fish was very well...More

1  Thank Stephen V
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

After many years we decided to try this restaurant again and we where all disappointed with our main courses. When we told the waitron that the schnitzel was dry she replied ‘can i bring you more sauce’ . The Malva pudding was however excellent.

Thank CraigGodfrey
Reviewed 2 November 2017

We had dinner at Montecello and it was excellent. I could see why it was necessary to book a table in the middle of the week in a small village! The service is extra friendly - and it seems that every member of staff is...More

1  Thank AngelaBax
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We had such a great time here. The sole was divine. Wine and food was both very good and affordable! And oh my god, the malva pudding! Words fail to describe this heavenly dessert!

Thank appetersen
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Always a must when visiting the area. So popular with locals and visitors alike. Great atmosphere, excellent food and service. Booking is a must. We will definately return on our next visit to the Cape.

Thank 35maryroseM
Reviewed 25 September 2017

This family owned vineyard offers the wine connoisseur many options, and those less knowledgeable the possibility of discovering excellent wine at very good prices...I was welcomed by the wife of the owner, who treated me to a wonderful tasting of choice white vintages...I left with...More

Thank Jane W
Reviewed 22 September 2017

The restaurant is often busy so make a booking. We were accommodated at the bar until a table became available. Staff are friendly and the food is delicious but the pizzas are amazing!

Thank Christopher W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, Sedgefield, Knysna 6573, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna  >  Sedgefield
  • Phone Number: +27 44 343 1780
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