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Dutton's Cove Restaurant

RR - RRR, Seafood,
21 Rooidraai Avenue | Herold's Bay, George 6530, South Africa
+27 44 851 0155
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good44%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“calamari” (27 reviews)
“ribs” (20 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 22:00All hours
Bar, Seafood, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
21 Rooidraai Avenue | Herold's Bay, George 6530, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been visiting Dutton's Cove Restaurant for a few years and it never disappoints. The food is varied, and very inexpensive. The wine list is excellent and good value. This year as we are staying in Herolds Baii it is even more convenient and...More

Thank john190447
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant was a good choice for dinner. The views are stunning .. we were there before sunset. Nice cool breeze. Food and service was good.

Thank RHINO10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in here on a friend recommendation. It’s nothing fancy, average menu. We shared the seafood platter . I thought it was pretty average . Mussels in sauce ( too thick ), prawns were just a bit tasteless. The deep fried fish wasn’t very crispy...More

Thank Eire72
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tucked away up in Herolds Bay this place has the most amazing view. Great cocktails and good food definitely worth a visit !

Thank Lynn C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dutton's Cover restaurant needs a new chef urgently! Chicken schnitzel arrived burnt, dry, rubbery and stringy. Cheese sauce was a paste not a sauce. Nice setting though and staff pleasant, although too embarrassed to receive payment in person, our waiter sent someone else to present...More

Thank 822Carol
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

As this is our local restaurant ..of sure I will favor it.. But that aside, they have a heavenly dish called «Drunken chicken». Please try that or the lampchops. Just devine! Very nice staff !

Thank Karen Platou J
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

One thing is for sure!! No one can make fish and chips like these guys! Wow! Really wow!! The starters were really good BUT this fish, out of this world!

Thank Chantelle T
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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Phoned to make a booking, but could not so arrived at 12, and still did not get table with view. Just to say the view is not as great as they advertise and not sure why they did not seat us upstairs as had plenty...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Great view, service and food. Love the wine selection. Relaxed atmosphere but food came quickly and all our requests were executed as requested.

Thank Francois C
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Absolutely awesome...friendly staff, excellent food..ribs are amazing, sundowners overlooking the ocean

Thank Stonearchers
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13 December 2017|
Response from Tracy S | Property representative |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Rooidraai Avenue | Herold's Bay, George 6530, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  George
  • Phone Number: +27 44 851 0155
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Dramatically situated, overlooking a sweep of pristine beach and rocky outcrops, Duttons Cove offers unparalled privacy and tranquility. The terrace areas extend from the restaurant and bar, offering magnificent views and sunsets over the bay.
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