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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)
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Seafood, European, Asian, Thai, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Salmack Road, | Milkwood Manor, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
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Reviewed May 3, 2017

I had a memorial lunch with family, it was memorable and delicious , great service too! the menu was small but varied, the rosti was wonderful!

Thank 480susan1949
Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

Best meal in Plett. Our party of 8 had an awesome meal today and hats off to Chef and staff for great cuisine today. We will be back within the week guys

Thank Mike W
Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

Whilst looking for a restaurant in Plettenberg Bay, we noticed Lemon Grass had been getting a number of good reviews, so thought we would give it a go. The restaurant was steadily busy for a Monday night. I suspect a daytime meal is best to...More

Thank SeanPinner
Reviewed April 27, 2017

I must have been unlucky...first of all I was seated out on the deck which was too windy, but told all tables inside were booked...then the Thai green curry I ordered came and was really very ordinary and seemed to have been reheated...rice was sticky...More

1  Thank Jane W
Reviewed April 24, 2017

We ate here on the first night of our stay in Plet, and couldn't get enough! We the trio of venison was perfection and cocktails and wine were a great too. The Service was faultless - Thank you!

Thank CBJenkinson
Reviewed April 19, 2017 via mobile

We have been hete three times in two days. Very good kitchen. All fresh made food. Winelist ok. Value for money. Nice staff. Good service. Parking space available. Reservation recommended.

Thank krijger195
Reviewed April 19, 2017

While staying at Milkwood Manor we decided to try this restaurant for dinner on the first night. It was so good we seriously thought about going back the second night. We tried somewhere else only because we were touring and wanted different experiences. But this...More

Thank Kilwinnkie
Reviewed April 15, 2017

As we were once again staying at the Milkwood Manor we decided to eat at the Lemon Grass on both nights that we were there. The food is excellent, there is a good variety from which to choose, and the whole restaurant has a great...More

Thank akay07
Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

This was recommended to us by the manager of the wonderful The Girls Restaurant, wilderness. We went for dinner but as it was dark we couldn't appreciate the wonderful view. However that don not detract from the excellent food on offer. The calamari tubes in...More

Thank 700tom
Reviewed March 28, 2017 via mobile

We were recommended to this restaurant by a man we met in swellendam & it was all he said it would be. Our waiter Julian was very informative about the whole area and the service and food was excellent. A great prawn cocktail (always a...More

Thank yolanda28
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $22
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Large groups, Romantic, Scenic view, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings
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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