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Shop 9 Umhlanga Plaza | Lagoon Drive, Umhlanga Rocks 4320, South Africa
+27 31 561 1133
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“queen prawns” (20 reviews)
“seafood” (52 reviews)
“calamari” (22 reviews)
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Shop 9 Umhlanga Plaza | Lagoon Drive, Umhlanga Rocks 4320, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went back twice. Great traditional old school style seafood joint. Good service and fresh food quality seafood cooked perfectly. Not too many options for non seafood eaters but that's probably as it should be - your here for prawns people!

Thank john B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every time we holiday in Umhlanga Rocks we do no miss out on a visit to Lord Prawn. The food on offer (in our case the prawns) is always good and fairly priced. The service is attentive and orders come to the table speedily. Try...More

Thank Meulmarx
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

It has been a while since we last ate here. But once again we were not disappointed. The food was very good. The staff, although only a few on a very busy evening, were all very friendly, attentive and made no mistakes with our orders....More

Thank Annali K
Reviewed 11 June 2017

This is an uncomplicated retuarant that serves great Portuguese food . The peri peri chicken is a favorite and really worth a choice on the extensive menu . The prawn rissoles are amongst the best you will find . Others had the Rock cod (...More

Thank adamschris
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Still the same as it has been for 15 years that I have been going there annually for prawns. Nothing has changed, which isn't necessarily a good thing. The prawns are good, the service is efficient but the decor is tired and the old standard...More

Thank Staci K
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Went with 4 members of my family for a lunch time meal. Had chicken livers to start which were as good as I've ever had. Creamy tangy sauce was delicious. Had sole as a main and it was sublime. The service was attentive but not...More

Thank Julie P
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Handy for the beach. Warm and friendly staff.wonderful oysters. Service seemed slow but when the giant crayfish thermidor arrived I could see why! Wholeheartedly recommended

Thank Derek_Law
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Pleasant enough surroundings with great service and lovely food. Possibly the best seafood I've had anywhere, plenty of it and really good value for money.

Thank LittleRedBaron
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

On holiday at the coast, we decided a seafood dinner was a must. The ambience is warm, friendly and cosy. Servers were all very helpful and service was excellent. The menu was very good and had something everyone. The food was excellent and the Cassatta...More

Thank Simone R
Reviewed 26 April 2017

After an absence of two years my husband and I had our institutional early dinner at Lord Prawn on Saturday, 8 April 2017 during our holiday in Umhlanga Rocks. We were warmly welcomed and chose a table outside. Apart from the wide variety of Seafood...More

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Tamish B
16 February 2016|
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Response from Robert M | Reviewed this property |
Good place to celebrate but stick to Prawn and fish dishes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 9 Umhlanga Plaza | Lagoon Drive, Umhlanga Rocks 4320, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Umhlanga Rocks
  • Phone Number: +27 31 561 1133
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