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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
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“salmon pasta” (8 reviews)
“pad thai” (10 reviews)
“sole” (24 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, European, Asian, Thai, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan 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 569 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were recommended this establishment, menu looked OK, but two of the party were very unhappy with the quality and the service verged on surly, would definitely no recommend this restaurant to anyone

Thank NigelDCapeTown
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Average Food in a beautiful setting.3 and half star. Asian style food. Not much more to say.and and and

Thank Julie W
milkwoodmanorplett, Public Relations Manager at The Lemon Grass Seaside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Julie Thank you your review, All feed back are very important to us, hopefully we will see you back soon!

Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

This is a small hotel right on the beach the setting is fantastic. I rate this the best in Plett must book Staff first class food amazing

Thank David M
milkwoodmanorplett, Public Relations Manager at The Lemon Grass Seaside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear David Thank you for your wonderful review, and we value the time you took to rate us. Looking forward to seeing you back in the summer

Reviewed 7 May 2018

Great location ... and of the past was a restaurant with wonderful food. Sadly even though we have gone back on a number of occasions, each meal has been even more disappointing than the one before. This last one was so mediocre that we have...More

Thank Judy S
milkwoodmanorplett, Public Relations Manager at The Lemon Grass Seaside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Judy Thank you for your feedback, we are extremely saddened about your review. We strive to provide the best culinary experience to our diners and we are sorry that your experience was not up to standard. Just a thought...next time maybe notify management when...More

Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Tasteless food and overpriced, they are lucky the are on the beach but that is only useful for brekkie or lunch, didn’t add anything to dinner. One of the places in town up on the hill would have had better views. Maybe go for a...More

Thank aurora d
milkwoodmanorplett, Public Relations Manager at The Lemon Grass Seaside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Aurora Your review has been noted, we always strive to improve and appreciate any feedback from our diners. Hopefully you will give us another try in the summer.

Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Right on the beach almost under the Plettenburg hotel.we had a lovely dinner, great calamari and a huge portion of very good kingclip. Nice wine too.

Thank CTAlgarve
milkwoodmanorplett, Public Relations Manager at The Lemon Grass Seaside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear CTAL Thank you for taking the time to review us, we are extremely pleased that you enjoyed the offerings on hand, as well as our carefully selected wine list choices. Lemon Grass awaits your return...

Reviewed 25 April 2018

Excellent fish. Great service, wonderful location to see the sea and river mouth. There was a good selection of wine too. A very enjoyable and relaxing place. It was quiet when we visited so conversation was easy. Apparently it can be busy in holiday season.

Thank Ascribe-thinking
milkwoodmanorplett, Public Relations Manager at The Lemon Grass Seaside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Ascribe Thank you so much for your honest and great review, yes you are correct the restaurant is extremely busy in summertime, reservations is advised.We are looking forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 20 April 2018

On previous trips to Plett we have dined here and regard it as an absolute ‘must’ - it is excellent. On this occasion we also stayed next door in Milkwood Manor which was an added bonus. Food and service are excellent as is the location....More

Thank Don I
milkwoodmanorplett, Public Relations Manager at The Lemon Grass Seaside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Dear Don Wow what a great review, thank you..... Plettenbergbay awaits your return!!

Reviewed 20 April 2018

When you receive a tip from a local that you must go to this restaurant, you just go! =D Nice restaurant, good food and great staff!

Thank Tatiane O
milkwoodmanorplett, Public Relations Manager at The Lemon Grass Seaside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Dear Tatiane Thank you for taking the recommendation from our locals and we are ecstatic that we lived up to the expectation. Avoir till next time

Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We came here with our family for lunch on a Saturday afternoon. What an amazing experience. Our waitress was very friendly, informed us on all the specials for the day and even took a couple of pictures for us. We had chicken that was juicy...More

Thank Chantelle_dT
milkwoodmanorplett, Public Relations Manager at The Lemon Grass Seaside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Dear Chantelle Thank you for taking the time to review us, your compliments are highly appreciated. We can not wait to welcome you back soon to try some other delectable items of our menu.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$22
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 17:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
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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