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wrecked heron

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Kelso, Park Rynie, South Africa
+27 39 975 1104
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good42%
  • Average30%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“eisbein” (2 reviews)
“steak” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Seafood, Pub
Kelso, Park Rynie, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were there for lunch and really enjoyed being able to watch the sea. I had a very large Eisbein cooked to perfection - which was my lunch the next day!! My guests had steaks which they said were very good. The presentation could be...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

We were on our way to the Wrecked Heron and I phoned the restaurant just to make sure that there were a table available, on 2 January 2018 at 18h45. The person that answered the phone told us that there would be a table available...More

Thank Antoinette52
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

A pleasant surprise today at this restaurant. Food was great, service was good and well priced. This is not the norm in full season on the south coast. This place has definitely upped their game really worth a try.

Thank Dewy W
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

A very busy pub and restaurant in season. Good menu but a little expensive for the facility. Had the Stripper starter - tasty strips of beef in a pepper and garlic sauce. The ribs were delicious and the chips nice and crispy. Darling Rose wine...More

Thank Bggl
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

The venue is exquisite and the decor is amazing. It was quiet when we arrived but service was slow. Starters was amazing. Stripper is definitely my all time favorite. Waiter brought chicken nuggets instead of chicken livers. Prawns were boiled and rubbery and the manager...More

Thank Belinda L
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Popped in for lunch. The bar is a boat very unusual. We had lunch on the patio. As it was out of season it was very quite. Service was attentive and professional. The food was good. The setting amazing.

Thank debbieJefferies
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

This is the ideal location, literally right on the beach. The service is friendly and good. The interior of the bar is made of an old fishing boat and is a must see.

Thank B3736PNpault
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for a place to socialize with the dregs of society along with their teenage daughters with their kids on their hips, then you have come to the right place. Add to this a completely illegal smoking area, complete with preschoolers, then...More

1  Thank RTG51262
Reviewed 13 July 2017

The Wrecked Heron is a beach side restaurant at the Happy Wanderers Hotel and Caravan Park. The restaurant is casual and has a varried menu. The main feature of the restaurant is the actual wrecked Heron boat in the middle of the pub serving as...More

Thank SuzJim2014
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Situated on a beautiful stretch of beach one would conjure up a menu of fresh sea food or, at least an imaginative kitchen but sadly this restaurant simply underlines the desperate plight of the KwaZulu- Natal south coast. The menu hasn't changed in the last...More

1  Thank mikelillyman
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kelso, Park Rynie, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Park Rynie
  • Phone Number: +27 39 975 1104
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