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The Red Herring Restaurant

Pine and Beach Road, Noordhoek 7945, South Africa
+27 21 789 1783
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good50%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“herring” (46 reviews)
“pizza” (59 reviews)
“calamari” (11 reviews)
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Bar, Pizza, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Pine and Beach Road, Noordhoek 7945, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On Friday night the restaurant was buzzing with a great atmosphere. In tbis dog and family friendly bistro musicians were playing in one section but we chose to sit on the upper level deck with views of sunset over the Atlantic Ocean. The menu offers...More

Thank Glenda v
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here for a late lunch. Lovely pub atmosphere great range of drinks and good food. We shared a pizza which was very tasty. Decent amount of parking, much of it in shade. Can get very busy. Magnificent views from the upstairs deck area. Staff...More

Thank 973SimonR973
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Love this restaurant, have had good experiences in the past with tasty pizzas. However, on Monday I had the worst calamari of my life! Tiny portion of calamari and fries, with too much batter and almost no calamari. Really friendly waiter, nice atmosphere but the...More

Thank davidcous
Reviewed 22 September 2018

A visiting friend from Gauteng and I were doing a quick trip around the southern tip on a big BMW GS1200 Adventure. We stopped for a quick late lunch. I'd been before and the experience had been great. we had 2 Castle Frees, I had...More

Thank tshetlo
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

It was windy and cold so I was not able to experience the view from the deck but I appreciated the warm welcome as well as the cosy spot by the fireside. The assigned waiter was friendly and very efficient and the meal arrived pretty...More

Thank Doreen M
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Visited this restaurant as it is just down the road t where we are staying. We reserved a table as it was recommended but, probably not necessary at this time of year. Our waitress (Siggy - I hope I've spelt it right) was friendly and...More

Thank Keren W
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

One if our favorite places to have light meals, pizzas and drinks with the family. You can also grab awesome hot dogs for the kids from Aegir brewery next door and delicious craft beer for the adults. It has a chilled vibe and it is...More

Thank VJ_54
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Had to choose one of 3 in the area and decided to try Red Herring for lunch mid week. Four of us ordered steak, chicken korma, beef burger and calamari. The steak, though flavorsome, was tough and no steak knives were to be had! Burger...More

Thank 123Maxie123
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Nestled in the trees in a quaint village, the ambiance is chilled and laid back. The service is friendly and helpful and there are little shops to visit too.

Thank Henrique D
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

this was our 3rd visit so far. it’s nice on the upper deck. nice staff. we had samosas, chips and salad

Thank lovelysabine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:30
14:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pine and Beach Road, Noordhoek 7945, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Noordhoek
  • Phone Number: +27 21 789 1783
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