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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cosy restaurant, excellent service and fantastic food. Good value for money and lovely quality prawns. Can highly recommend.

Date of visit: April 2022
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Reviewed 3 April 2022

Nice atmosphere, friendly staff, really nice seafood. Good portions. Not bad prices for the quality.

Date of visit: April 2022
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Reviewed 29 March 2022

Just ate in Lord Prawn tonight- waited 30 minutes to be served after sitting down. Another 60 minutes for starter to arrive and a further 60 minutes for main course. No discount, no apology - no tip! Food was good but some serious mismanagement .More

Date of visit: March 2022
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Lord Prawn, General Manager at LORD PRAWN, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2022

Dear Andrew, Thank you for the review, I've personally came and apologised to you and your wife. As you saw the restaurant was very busy, and kept coming and update you on status of the food. Gave your wife more prawns because of the wait....More

Reviewed 22 February 2022 via mobile

Food is very good. Large variety of food and fish.Special mention for the platters. Service is fast and friendly. Staying outside is a plus!!.

Date of visit: February 2022
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Lord Prawn, General Manager at LORD PRAWN, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2022

Dear Redhaameur, Thank you for the 4 star and kind words. See you soon. Warm regards Lord Prawn

Reviewed 19 January 2022

I love prawns. I really do and am super fussy about quality. I must say that I really enjoyed my 1kg of queens. My wife opted for a calamari combo and my 2 1/2 yr old was able to eat comfortably from the kiddie menu....We had halloumi as a starter and honesly, it was just ok, but the star of the show were the prawns. Crisp, fresh and the sauces were delicious. Will definitely return.More

Date of visit: January 2022
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Lord Prawn, General Manager at LORD PRAWN, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2022

Dear Nauuticalvoyager, Thank you for the kind words. See you soon. We fry our Haloumi, would you prefer them grilled. Warm regards Gerhard

Reviewed 12 December 2021 via mobile

Great service , the food was excellent well presented . The only down side for me is the smoking policy , we were not told that the “outside seating” that we were told to use was a smoking area. Not sure if this is allowed...during this time. Otherwise the food was great !More

Date of visit: November 2021
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Lord Prawn, General Manager at LORD PRAWN, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2021

Good day, thank you for the kind words, we apologise you were not told people are allowed to smoke outside on the open deck. We do have notification on both our entrance windows. Warm regards Gerhard

Reviewed 4 December 2021 via mobile

The tables are too close for my liking with very limited social distancing.That said, it been a year since last at this restaurant and the prawns were really great and well worth it.More

Date of visit: December 2021
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Lord Prawn, General Manager at LORD PRAWN, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2021

Thank you for the review, we really try during this difficult times to keep our great quality of seafood at good prices. Being at our restaurant before, you will surely see our tables or not of the type to stack. Sanitizer stations all over. Using...More

Reviewed 23 November 2021

Excellent, succulent, tasty, fresh. The food is delicious there, also I didnt have sim card so nointernet they offer free access to internet and call uber fro me to take me to the hotel. I was almost eating there ervry night during my stay. So...sad I am leavingMore

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 31 October 2021 via mobile

Had wonderful saturday dinner at Lord Prawn! Prawns were amazing with peri-peri sauce! Service was excellent. Good value for money!

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 21 August 2021 via mobile

The food was really fantastic and tasteful. The service matched the food with friendly and helpful staff. We return every year and the standards are improving yearly.

Date of visit: August 2021
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Response from MariG1571 | Reviewed this property |
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Response from MariG1571 | Reviewed this property |
Yes preferably but for lunch times it can be walk in
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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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Yes, LORD PRAWN offers takeaway services.

LORD PRAWN is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4