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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Pizza Place
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“For the shopper, this is the biggest mall in Port Elizabeth with many great stores”
  • 40 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Some say this is the best Mall in PE (regarding quality and variety of shops).”
  • 25 locals recommend
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Park
“On the fringe of the city one cannot believe such a place is so close by. A wonderful selection of wildlife to enjoy for the day”
  • 48 locals recommend
Establishment
“If you’re looking for fun things to do, the Boardwalk offers an unlimited selection of indoor and outdoor activities suitable for all ages. From a fully supervised daycare centre to a fully operational theme park, the fun never stops at this entertainment mecca in Port Elizabeth. Catering to a diverse range of interests and ages, give the kids memories they’ll cherish at the Boardwalk. ”
  • 33 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“Lovely relaxed atmosphere on the beach. Great outdoor place for kids to play!”
  • 25 locals recommend
Establishment
“This is a special part of our city which holds a lot of our city’s history. Times of visiting need to be adhered to due to the neighborhood, but it is well worth the visit. ”
  • 30 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
Restaurant
“Local microbrewery with a lot of tables and great food selection. This place can turn into a full blown party from Thursdays until Sundays.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Beer Garden
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“Very young crowd, I prefer to enjoy a nice cold beer here in the afternoons. Youngster hangout in the evenings - very festive.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Greenacres Shopping Mall has all the shops you need, including Woolworths and Checkers for groceries.”
  • 15 locals recommend
Route
“Stanley Street has all you need for restaurants, coffee shops, drinks and more! ”
  • 16 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Amazing food! Park Run and cycling down Seaview Road - beautiful sightseeing ”
  • 22 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“Great food, ambiance & regular specials - breakfast & lunch on Raleigh street, 2 minutes away”
  • 19 locals recommend
Beach
“One of the best ‘non- commercialized’ beach - these photos do not do this beautiful beach justice. It is a bit of a walk up the dune, but once you are at the top the views are magnificent and the water so clear. Ask us when is a good day to go as the right wind direction is key”
  • 12 locals recommend
Establishment
“A PE classic with great sea views and some simple pub food and cold beers. Nothing fancy but can get busy and vibey. Popular with international exchange students.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Amazing food, with your host George, who has been in the restaurant trade for over 30 years. Stunning Views and amazing food, this is a must to visit. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Perfect for all pizza lovers. Enjoy coffee and something sweet after your stroll on the beach.”
  • 16 locals recommend