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The Harbour Rock

Site 24A, New Harbour, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
+27 28 312 2920
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (164 reviews)
“prawns” (52 reviews)
“chowder” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Site 24A, New Harbour, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
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11 - 20 of 755 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restuarant is well situated on the side of the New Harbour . Comprehensive menu and reasonably priced drinks . great selection of local wines . We spent a pleasant few hours there whale watching and having lunch . Looks like they havea comprehensive evening...More

Thank adamschris
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were taken to the Harbour Rock restaurant after a break of quite a few years. It was as good as ever. the setting is ideal and always interesting. The food is of a high standard although a bit spicy for some of our group....More

Thank CatherineGS
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a starter portion of calamari .... delicious but could have had a little more calamari ... stunning view ... and excellent service .. nice relaxing atmosphere

Thank montagu312659
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am sure that no Trip Advisor report will affect this lovely place, which is run almost exclusively for the local community. We had a lovely experienced waitress, who relaxed us and looked after us very well. She also took the trouble to show us...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed fresh oysters, prawns, mussels and a lovely coconut curry seafood dish. Everything was delicious especially the dessert!!

Thank 222Susan222
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent experience!!! Starting from a great view and a very nice atmosphere with the fireplace and harbour lights, to the most unique and perfectly prepared sushi! I have never had a better Thai Green Curry before in my life-even my new wife's prawns nearly drowned...More

Thank BraamLabuschagne
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Its been some years since we where in the area and this used to be our favourite 'spoil'. Quiet on a Sunday night due to the winter season we were made to feel welcome and found the food right up there as usual. Fresh seafood...More

Thank Mujaji
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Location Location , beautiful view and the foods not bad either Our waitress was tops, one of our guests even asked her to bring what she thinks he should eat , and was pleasantly supprise by her choice. When in Hermanus give this a try...More

Thank pietuys
Reviewed 5 July 2017

The food & the service was EXCELLENT!!! The waitress was great at making suggestions which turned out to be perfect. The wine was also excellent on her recommendation.

Thank PhysioMags
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

A group of 7 of us went for lunch on Sunday - it's winter so it wasn't so busy, but still a nice vibe. The view is fantastic, and the food and service even better; all of our meals were delicious and a decent-sized portion,...More

Thank Jason M
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Response from George A | Reviewed this property |
Their website is very handy
Martin W
5 November 2016|
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Response from Christoan S | Reviewed this property |
Hi Martin W. When posting questions please try to be more specific. When you say "best hotel" do you mean best in luxury accommodation, best in value for money, or does "best" mean "cheapest" or "closest to the beach"? As... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Site 24A, New Harbour, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Overberg District  >  Hermanus
  • Phone Number: +27 28 312 2920
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