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The Lemon Grass

Salmack Road, | Milkwood Manor, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
+27 44 533 5520
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“salmon pasta” (7 reviews)
“thai food” (6 reviews)
“curry” (16 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 10:00 pmAll hours
Seafood, European, Asian, Thai, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Salmack Road, | Milkwood Manor, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 504 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best place to spoil yourself, view is special, service great, food good. Unfortunately not open all year round

Thank Shellydevo
Reviewed July 5, 2017

While staying in Plettenberg Bay we were looking for a nice restaurant and ended up at The Lemon Grass. We never regretted it! The food was superb, the location lovely and well worth a visit.

Thank Gaby W
Reviewed June 29, 2017 via mobile

Place was closed very poor wanted to have lunch feel they should have skeleton staff for people taking holidays in the off season and for local supporters

Thank darrylhooper69
Reviewed June 20, 2017

Just out of town located between the lagoon and the sand hills this surly is a not to be missed dining experience while staying in Plett. We were there in the off season and almost had the place to ourselves, it was divine. Their food...More

Thank johnnycns
Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

The Thai green curry chicken and the chicken and cashews were both absolutely delicious and with vegetable side quite filling. The chicken was very tender and with the Thai curry the buttermilk with cucumber perfectly complimented the curry. Calamari was not available due to supply...More

Thank JED52
Reviewed May 24, 2017

delicous - faultless food - the setting is wonderful - best go in daylight - as the view is breathtaking

Thank franceabroadfrench
Reviewed May 21, 2017

Following a recommendation from my aunts, we popped in one evening for a family meal. I had a most excellent chicken and prawn curry, Nic had a highly-recommended trio of fillet (being several slices of each of Kudu, Warthog and Eland), and Rose had a...More

Thank Anton B
Reviewed May 18, 2017

Went for a late lunch. Excellent ambience. Professional service. Food divine. We had Asian prawn noodle dish recommended manager, and trio of venison steaks. Both delicious!

Thank jenjub
Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

We were staying in Plettenberg and looked up the local restaurants. We had been to local grill and pizza restaurants and they were fine but we wanted something better. A few minutes drive from the town centre is The Lemon Grass. It is a lovely...More

Thank Bronwyn E
Reviewed May 10, 2017

Nice atmosphere. Food excellent. Service friendly. Beautiful view. Nice interior. It exhumes quality.

Thank 0cke
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $22
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Scenic view, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Salmack Road, | Milkwood Manor, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Plettenberg Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 44 533 5520
Lemon Grass Seaside Restaurant is beautifully situated at the water’s edge in Plettenberg Bay, with uninterrupted views of lagoon, mountain and ocean. The restaurant’s open, warm atmosphere is coupled with an exceptional location making it one of Plettenberg Bay’s top restaurants. Visual feasting aside, the award-winning dishes at Lemon Grass are equally delicious. From the freshest dish and seafood to mouth-watering meats and game, all drawing influence from international and traditional local cuisine. Each dish is carefully prepared from the freshest ingredients by our chefs to ensure that you are smiling from the first bite to the last!
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