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Shop 9 Umhlanga Plaza | Lagoon Drive, Umhlanga Rocks 4320, South Africa
+27 31 561 1133
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“queen prawns” (22 reviews)
“seafood” (59 reviews)
“calamari” (22 reviews)
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Shop 9 Umhlanga Plaza | Lagoon Drive, Umhlanga Rocks 4320, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good tasty food . Not much for kids to do or eat . Friendly service . We had grilled prawns which was tasty .

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The seafood platter for 2 was big enough for 3 adults to share. The seafood platter for 3 would have been too big, and at almost R900 is an expensive meal. The waiter wasn't particularly helpful with food choices: when I ordered prawns and ribs...More

Thank Brent B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had the most amazing and tasty oysters for starters followed by a delicious seafood curry complete with rice, sambals and poppadums and a perfectly cooked sole. Our waiter was attentive, friendly and super-efficient and handled the service for several tables with ease. The decor...More

Thank Karen v
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There are 100's of restaurants in Umhlanga now but none come close to the quality and value of Lord Prawn. We had awesome food around the table. Evdry dish was excellent but the prawn curry. I can't wait to visit again. Bravo. There is a...More

Thank sjsnyman
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You really need to try the curry its the best in town. Living in pretoria it makes it hard to know that there is suck great curry out there. Id come back any day💓

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Absolutely delighted to find this little gem in Umhlanga. Food was excellent. Service was fantastic and the portions were generous and not overpriced. Loved the quaint setting. Try the platters...you will not regret it.

Thank AndreanaOchse
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Walking around Umhlanga looking for a place to eat that I would not find back home in Cape Town. Came across Lord Prawn but from the outside it looked so dark inside so was not sure what to expect or to actually enter. However, I...More

Thank Kyle W
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We enjoyed our dinner at Lord Prawn - they were very accommodating (dealing with food allergies) with special requests and seating. They moved us to a better table with more space as we had our daughter (3) with us. The food was really good and...More

Thank voslooc
Reviewed 5 November 2017

My wife and I received a warm greeting and taken to a comfortable table looking out onto the street, which was cool and airy on a VERY hot day. We ordered 12 King Prawns each, which arrived promptly and were delicious. The Maitre d' has...More

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Excellent, we shared a couple of platters. Everything was fresh, service was quick and the wine was very reasonably priced: only regret that I didn't get the chance to visit again. There's an extensive menu, with quite a few sharing boards, there should be something...More

Thank Tony C
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Ralph I
25 November 2017|
Response from Mari G | Reviewed this property |
Yes weekends
Ralph I
25 November 2017|
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Response from Mari G | Reviewed this property |
Yes preferably but for lunch times it can be walk in
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, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
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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