We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ratings and reviews

RATINGS
Food
Service
Value

Details

PRICE RANGE
US$8 - US$21
CUISINES
Spanish, Mediterranean, European
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
View all details
meals, features, about
Reviews (96)
Filter reviews
88 results
Traveller rating
63
16
6
0
3
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
Traveller rating
63
16
6
0
3
Show reviews that mention
All reviews tapas salmon ceviche lamb chops pizza prawns outdoor venue natural pool kids swimming food and wine selection sister restaurant great cocktails awesome views beautiful venue grotto beach local wine interesting menu lovely food
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a stunning setting for sundowners and sharing food between friends! The restaurant set up is lovely and our waiter was very friendly and fantastic! Our cocktails were perfectly made and our food was tasty as well. The food prices are a little high. Sadly...our one dish, the prawns, were a little disappointing as they were very small and a little over cooked. But the rest of our food couldn’t be faulted!More

Date of visit: April 2021
Helpful?
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Terrible and overpriced food, feels dirty and service below average. DO NOT recommend. Dirty plates and tables all around..

Date of visit: April 2021
Helpful?
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Absolutely a must when in Hermanus. Cocktails are great and their myxologist is willing to make a surprise cocktail at request. The hostess was charming and assisted us to a table with a great view. We even received a piece of cake with some singing...as it was my sisters birthday! Will definitely be back!More

Date of visit: April 2021
Helpful?
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This outdoor restaurant has a really beautiful setting. Had lunch in perfect weather . Food was good, but the service a bit slow. Only negative is young people comming for a swim and then harrasing diners for food. This is a problem that management should...get a grip on very quickly as it can only escalate. Maybe ask diners not to give them food, as this only encourages more to come and try their luck.More

Date of visit: April 2021
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The manager Franco loudly screamed and sweared at guests in front of everyone, he walked up to their table and started screaming at them! The service in general is appalling. Fick’s in Hermanus has a reputation for mediocre food at exorbitant prices but after seeing...the shocking behaviour of the so called manager Franco, we will never return. Avoid at all costs.More

Date of visit: April 2021
Helpful?
Reviewed 5 April 2021

Exceptional service, exceptional food, extremely helpful pleasant staff, we visit Ficks on Friday for lunch having on of our family members in a wheelchair can sometimes be a challenge, how surprise we where the owner ensured wheelchair access to this beautiful venue, I will highly...recommend this Gem to anyone including fellow wheelchair families. Best service and food... thank you Ficks keep it up.More

Date of visit: April 2021
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 3 April 2021 via mobile

A 5 star expierience and a must visit.Awesome views and very nice tapas menu.A Great expierience and must visit for anyone visiting Hermanus

Date of visit: April 2021
Helpful?
Reviewed 23 March 2021 via mobile

We went for lunch. Service was good and the setting great! But, oh dear... the calamari was overcooked, cold and rubbery. The chicken wings were nice but also cold. The vat beer was as ordered - . This place has great potential but the food...was so-so.More

Date of visit: March 2021
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 4 February 2021

We unexpectedly thought to try Fick’s, not expecting too much quite honestly on a Wednesday afternoon. My word, what a find in Hermanus! Absolutely deliciously small plates, super tasty Flamkuchen (like a thin crisp pizza). Idilic stetting right by the ocean, relaxed yet prompt service....There where tons of kids swimming, so if you prefer peace and quiet at the ocean, this is maybe not for you. With beaches just being openheid we thought that this was the reason for the busy tidal pool. The food and wine selection is a win. We loved it! And will definitely go back.More

Date of visit: February 2021
Helpful?
Reviewed 31 January 2021

We had a lovely lunch there - the setting is unbelievable and beautiful and unique, to have the food being so super is an absolute bonus and makes this an incredible experience for everyone to enjoy ! Highly recommended !!

Date of visit: January 2021
Helpful?
View more reviews
Best nearby
Best nearby hotelsSee all
One Marine Drive Boutique Hotel
294 reviews
.10 km away
Misty Waves Boutique Hotel Hermanus
982 reviews
.16 km away
Windsor Hotel & Apartments
886 reviews
.43 km away
Hermanus Surf School and Lodge
1 review
.45 km away
Best nearby restaurantsSee all
Cafe 1904 Restaurant Hermanus
319 reviews
.64 km away
Tikka Palace
218 reviews
.17 km away
The Wine Glass Restaurant
338 reviews
.59 km away
Just Pure Bistro
383 reviews
.37 km away
Best nearby attractionsSee all
Cape Whale Coast
65 reviews
.45 km away
Lembu Gallery & Studio
76 reviews
.62 km away
SANSA Space Science
24 reviews
.68 km away
Gearing's Point
16 reviews
.66 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Departure66629208921
28 December 2020|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Travelling_31427 | Reviewed this property |
Phone them and ask them? I don’t think animals in a restaurant is a great idea but ask.
0
Votes
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing
Frequently Asked Questions about Ficks

  • Ficks is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5