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The Lemon Grass Seaside Restaurant

Salmack Road, | Milkwood Manor, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
+27 44 533 5520
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Seafood, European, Asian, Thai, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
Salmack Road, | Milkwood Manor, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 534 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fabulous evening. Thanks for making it special. Delicious food and great service. The view is spectacular from the restaurant

Thank Deborah F
milkwoodmanorplett, Public Relations Manager at The Lemon Grass Seaside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Deborah Thank you.....What a stunning review, we loved hearing that your night was extra special because of us. Reviews like yours definitely makes our day. All the best for 2018.

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A first class restaurant good service and first class food, the service was quick and efficient and the surroundings were excellent

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 days ago

First of all, everything was super expensive, and really pretentious. We wanted to order drinks, and our waiter looked a serial killer. We wanted to get 4 iced coffees, but they didn’t know what an iced coffee was, so they threw together a hot espresso,...More

Thank Max V
milkwoodmanorplett, Public Relations Manager at The Lemon Grass Seaside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Max Thank you for your feedback, You should have spoken to management/owner if you were unhappy with your whole dining experience, as they are on the floor always times and would have seen to your complaints. Our iced coffees are made with the same...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The service was excellent and the ambience lovely with some little extra touches like crackers as it was New Year's Eve. Our meal was beautifully cooked and we weren't rushed at all so we had a really lovely evening.

Thank tracymrsg2015
milkwoodmanorplett, Guest Relations Manager at The Lemon Grass Seaside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Tracey Thank you for your great review & spending new year's eve with us. We are delighted that you found us enjoyable and we look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a pretty nice place . You find a variety of great seafood and steaks. We opted for the snails as a starter and were amazed ....plainly great ....better than Italy or France. Maybe we need to mention ...but this place has extraordinary service....More

Thank Karl-Friedrich K
milkwoodmanorplett, Public Relations Manager at The Lemon Grass Seaside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Karl Thank you for reviewing us, we really pride our self in delivering good and efficient service, your compliment regarding our snails will be passed on to the relevant chefs. Please accept our sincerest apologies regarding the espresso machine acting up, you will be...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was one of the best seafood dinners we have ever had. Yellowtail fish grilled perfectly and so enjoyable. The calamari was possibly the softest I have ever had. The service here is outstanding with us arriving with no booking and during the busy season,...More

Thank Coincut
milkwoodmanorplett, Public Relations Manager at The Lemon Grass Seaside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Coincut Thank you for taking the time to review us, we are especially thrilled that you got to experience our freshly sourced and prepared seafood selections. We hope to have back soon to try some other items on the menu. We will be awaiting...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our meal at the Lemon Grass. This is part of a hotel, decor is a little outdated but the food was amazing. We had a salad to start, the Cape Malay curry (excellent!) and the trio of steaks. Everything was cooked to...More

Thank Alex I
milkwoodmanorplett, Public Relations Manager at The Lemon Grass Seaside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Alex Thank you for your recommendation, your review is certainly held in high regard. The lamb curry and trio of venison is a huge favorite with our diners and we are thrilled that you feel the same way. Until next time, we await your...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a family who loves fine dining we couldn't have asked for anything better. The whole Lemon Grass-experience was memorable, not only for the taste buds, the view was breathtaking and the service immaculate. Our waiter, Julian, created the perfect ambience with recommendations that perfected...More

Thank reneepetoors
milkwoodmanorplett, Public Relations Manager at The Lemon Grass Seaside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Renee Thank you for your great review, we appreciate your feedback and recommendation to future diners. Your waiter Julian had a huge smile when he read your review and is looking forward to serving you on your next visit. All the best for 2018.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

cannot fault a thing and highly recommended - lamb curry was very good . Good wine range . Food well presentedMore

Thank Erik P
milkwoodmanorplett, Public Relations Manager at The Lemon Grass Seaside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Erik Wow, what a review..... short and sweet but down to the point. Thank you for taking the time to do a review about the Lemon Grass. The owner takes great pride in selecting only the best wines that South-Africa has to offer as...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the restaurant twice during the holidays and a superb experience : service , setting and calamari best I’ve eaten. Would highly recommend and in my view on the the top 3 restaurants in Plett.More

Thank Krigdog
milkwoodmanorplett, Public Relations Manager at The Lemon Grass Seaside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Krigdog Thank you for your review, we are honored that you regard us as one of the top 3 restaurants in Plett. It is always a great compliment when first time guests return for a second or third time to experience what we have...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$23
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Salmack Road, | Milkwood Manor, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Plettenberg Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 44 533 5520
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Description
Lemon Grass Seaside Restaurant is beautifully situated at the water’s edge in Plettenberg Bay, with uninterrupted views of lagoon, mountain and ocean. The restaurant’s open, warm atmosphere is coupled with an exceptional location making it one of Plettenberg Bay’s top restaurants. Visual feasting aside, the award-winning dishes at Lemon Grass are equally delicious. From the freshest dish and seafood to mouth-watering meats and game, all drawing influence from international and traditional local cuisine. Each dish is carefully prepared from the freshest ingredients by our chefs to ensure that you are smiling from the first bite to the last!
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