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Café Gannet

A charming and sophisticated award-winning seafood restaurant in Mossel Bay, South Africa.

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The Café Gannet restaurant, famously known as “Mossel Bay's seafood House”, was founded in 1988. Situated in the heart of Mossel Bay, neighboring the Dias museum complex with a north facing scenic ocean view. We aim to provide the finest, fresh, sustainable seafood that the local coast line has to offer.

Acclaimed for vibrant local seafood specialties and signature sushi, a varied A’ la Carte menu also caters for vegetarians, meat lovers, pizza aficionados and gelato devotees. The menu is easily paired with the finest selection of over 50 South African wines as well as a variety of cocktails, aperitifs, liqueurs and craft gins.

Your visit is sure to be a memorable occasion.

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Winter Sushi Special

Monday, from May to August 12h00 to 22h00

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Winter Pensioner's Lunch

Monday to Friday, May to August 12h00 to 15h00

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Valentine’s Breakfast Buffet (and beyond)

14 & 15 February 2020 07h00 to 11h00

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Saturday Pizza Special

Every Saturday until end-November 10h00 to 22h00

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Gin & Food Pairing

Monday to Saturday 10h30 & 15h00 daily

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Make your own gin

Monday to Saturday 11h30 & 16h00

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The restaurant is a popular destination (especially in the summer months) and bookings are highly recommended. This can be done via our book now button or by calling the restaurant directly.

For special dietary requirements, function menus, event bookings or tour groups please email us at

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