About Us

about us

coachman-019The year was 1978, in a registered historical monument building, Arthur Augoustatos opened the landmark and legendary “Coachman”, maintaining all the original character of the perfect setting. Arthur was guided by the historical elements, creating the unique and warm ambience.
5 Years later George and Dawn Castis bought the Coachman and very soon established themselves as leading restaurateurs. Renowned for their sought after cuisine and high service standards.

George and Dawn excelled in creating their unique, distinctive and delicious sauces. Secret marinades, juicy steaks, Greek dishes and fish to die for, have earned them an incredible reputation as top restaurateurs running one of South Africa's premier restaurants. Patrons were and still are guaranteed a superb and excellent standard of cuisine and service.

The Coachman soon became the “In place” for SA rugby and cricket players to meet and dine. The restaurant plaid host to many stars performing at Port Elizabeth’s Opera

At The Coachman our friendly staff are highly skilled and trained to serve the discerning patron.

wheelchair friendly