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Paradiso Restaurant

83 Marine Drive | 4 -5 Godfrey Cottages, Village Square, Hermanus, Overstrand 7200, South Africa
+27 28 313 1153
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“pizza” (83 reviews)
“paella” (6 reviews)
“lamb chops” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, European, Grill, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
83 Marine Drive | 4 -5 Godfrey Cottages, Village Square, Hermanus, Overstrand 7200, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Wonderful quiet corner in a busy tourist spot. The real wood burning oven is what caught my eye as well as the craft gin on tap. It is really hard to rate this gem as I don't think that Five Stars is good enough for...More

Thank Willem B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The restaurant is placed at the market area and serves tasty seafood to good prices.If you love Gin you even get some good selection. Our waiter was really friendly and the ambience and atmosphere of this place is calm, clean and welcoming. We would come...More

Thank Jacqueline87_22
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great pizza and awesome service from Sivu. Happy to supplement toppings to suit. Quick service and full restaurant.

Thank patdomjhb
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We have been in Hermanus for almost a month now and have sampled various restaurants/cafes/bars and we can safely say that Paradiso is where we keep returning to. Whether we go for a meal, coffee, pre or post dinner drink we are always greeted warmly...More

Thank Tris148
Reviewed 1 week ago

Its always a good start when the waiter is friendly and confidant. We moved seats a couple of times as there was a cool wind blowing. Nothing was too much trouble for the staff. Our food was served promptly and was as we expected. It's...More

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic thin crust pizza with a nice bottle of red. Our waiter was brilliant and the view of the bay was great. Highly recommend.

Thank Vicki O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We happened on this place by accident and as gin lovers we couldn't have been happier. Loved sitting outside overlooking the harbour. Wide gin choice and even a tonic menu. Told the waiter what my likes were and he chose the best combination for me....More

Thank SDP40
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Following our journey from Cape Town to Hermanus we needed to find a restaurant for our meal that evening. We found the Paradiso and duly booked. We asked to a table over looking the Square and our wish was fulfilled. The service and food were...More

Thank billy1950
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good food. Good venue. Well priced. I don’t know why we just go there every time without wasting time to try other places

Thank Je9920
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome awesome awesome awesome.... cannot fault anything!!! Amazing setting, friendly and adequate staff and waiter. Food AMAZING!!! Prices seriously reasonable for top quality! LOVE THIS PLACE. Can recommend everything. Pizzas stunning, seafood platters even better..... oh dear.... spoilt for choice!!

Thank 2992monkey
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 83 Marine Drive | 4 -5 Godfrey Cottages, Village Square, Hermanus, Overstrand 7200, South Africa (Formerly Piazza Paradiso)
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Overberg District  >  Overstrand  >  Hermanus
  • Phone Number: +27 28 313 1153
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Situated in the picturesque seaside town of Hermanus, Paradiso is set aside from others by its welcoming feel. The restaurant is located in a fisherman's cottage overlooking the renowned whale-watching haven of Walker Bay. Complete with sandstone walls and wooden floors Paradiso oozes character around every corner. The restaurant boasts an outside seating area which provides for great al fresco dining on those balmy summer evenings. Paradiso offers a wide range of seafood, steak, lamb chops, pasta, salads and is famous for its thin-based pizzas fresh from the wood-fired pizza oven.
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