Restaurants on the Garden Route

To find the best restaurants on the Garden Route you just need to look at the winners of the Garden Route Restaurant Awards. These are given out annually by Anne Hadley and Francois Ferreira.

Best restaurants on the Garden Route during 2014 were the following:

Restaurants on the Garden Route regarded as LEGENDS

Serendipity – Wilderness
The Girls – Wilderness
Pembreys – Knysna
Travel Bugs – George
La Locanda – George
Ile de Pain – Knyna
Transkaroo – Great Brak
The Bell – Knysna
Roadside Deli – Outeniqua Mountains
Kafe Serefe – George
Pomodoro – Wilderness

TOP 20 Restaurants on the Garden Route

Flava – Wilderness
La Rosa Blu – Outeniqua Mountains
East Head Café – Knysna
Kurland – The Crags
Enrico’s – Keurbooms
Lemon Grass – Plettenberg Bay
34 Degrees South – Knysna
Caloroso – George
Salina’s – Wilderness
Café Gannet – Mossel Bay
The Rose- George
Bramon – The Crags
Lauren’s Deli Eatery – George
The Fat Fish – Plettenberg Bay
The Olive Tree – Knysna
The Old Town House – George
The Grand Café & Rooms – Plettenberg Bay
Route 57 – Mossel Bay
The Table – Plettenberg
Zinzi – Plettenberg Bay

BEST OF PLAQUES awarded to Restaurants on the Garden Route

Best Family Restaurant: Zucchini (Timberlake Village between Wilderness & Sedgefield)
Best Coffee Emporium: Baruch’s (Mossel Bay)
Best Hotel Restaurant: La Cantina, Fancourt (George)
Best Service: Kurland (Plettenberg Bay – The Crags)
Best Resort Dining: The Orchid Room (Simola – Knysna)
Best Deli Style Dining: Clare’s Cakes & Deli (Plettenberg Bay)
Best Café Style Dining: The Bayleaf Café (George)
Best Casual Style Dining: The Veg Table (Knysna – Rheenendal)
Server of the Year: Blessing Nkosa (Caloroso)
Wine Steward of the Year: Kervin Lichtenberg (Zinzi)
Young Chef of the Year: Michael Ashley (The Girls)
Chef of the Year: Delia Clarke (Simola)
Achiever of the Year: Lizelle Stolze (Serendipity)