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The Harbour Rock

Site 24A, New Harbour, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
+27 28 312 2920
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (162 reviews)
“prawns” (50 reviews)
“chowder” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Site 24A, New Harbour, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
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171 - 180 of 743 reviews

Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Ordered the platter for one. The fish and calamari were very fresh. The prawns were big. The service was great. This place also has good views over the harbor.

Thank Rayan R
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Good food. Friendly staff. Slightly pricey. Nice view if you go in the day. Very pleasant and cosy family restaurent.

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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

we liked the varied menu, each aspect of dinner was perfect. the owner was present which was good and additionally the waitress was kind & cortial attending to our every need. the food was great and varied selection. the dessert was scrumptious. there wasnt much...More

Thank worldtavelor1
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We had nice wine, good variety, we had sushi, although bit expensive the quality is very good and the portions are big. Fridays they have a sushi special discount. Nice view over the harbour, nice couzie place.

Thank JDGoose
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Amazing food service and view! The mussels were well prepared and the Kabeljau tasty and succulent. Will definitely recommend.

Thank hpt331
Reviewed 20 September 2016

We met our friends for a lunch time drink at Harbour Rock. Did not have a meal as we had a table booked for the evening. We had the pleasure of meeting the owner Francois. Our table for the evening was in the corner with...More

Thank j0shua7
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent sea views, great food and good service. I always take my visitors to this restaurant as I know we won't be disappointed

Thank Ditjie
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

The food was absolutely delicious and it offered a gorgeous view of the harbour. At sunset, it's an absolute dream to be seated by the windows and sipping on some of their house wine!

Thank Joanne D
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Dinner for two. excellent seafood, good selection of wines, great service (friendly but not over friendly and certainly professional). Sushi and Fish Cak starter. Main courses were King Klip and Soul. Stayed for a shared pudding to finish off the wine. Deserves its reputation. Get...More

Thank WinchesterCathedral
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Situated at the New Harbour with a great view. Recommendation is to book in advance for dinner and a table next to the window. But anywhere really is a good seat. The seared tuna was cooked perfectly and the hake was just as good! Booked...More

Thank AndriesLodder
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Response from George A | Reviewed this property |
Their website is very handy
Martin W
6 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
View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids
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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