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The Harbour Rock

Site 24A, New Harbour, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
+27 28 312 2920
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“sushi” (171 reviews)
“fish” (105 reviews)
“prawns” (51 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Site 24A, New Harbour, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
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161 - 170 of 768 reviews

Reviewed November 28, 2016 via mobile

Good food but average service. It appeared bookings not staggered so puts huge pressure on kitchen. A table of over 20 people ordered same time as us and our sushi took 1 hr 30 to arrive. Poorly managed place and they were so outgunned many...More

Thank anonmattyt
Reviewed November 27, 2016

Great views, good fresh seafood and friendly service. We thoroughly enjoyed our lunch, however the service was a bit slow at times. Lovely lively atmosphere.

Thank Mari B
Reviewed November 27, 2016

Wonderful food, wine and window table. Awesome sushi! Walk from Hermanus and back to work up the appetite!

Thank hbrWoking
Reviewed November 24, 2016 via mobile

We always receive the warmest of welcome greetings. The menu, although not extensive, is so good! The setting is magnificent. The staff is well trained. It is always good to go back there.

Thank 490elnad
Reviewed November 22, 2016 via mobile

Sushi really good here, but main course of prawns was uninspiring, but nothing wrong with it. Easy walking distance of Harbour View Guest house.

Thank Wilcox1
Reviewed November 18, 2016 via mobile

We had a delicious meal here. Recommended by the owner of the guest house we were staying in. I could not decide what to have and opted for sushi which was excellent, fresh and innovative, beautifully presented. The rest of my party had fish which...More

Thank Esmh
Reviewed November 17, 2016 via mobile

Since 13 years I visited Harbour Rock, for it's spectacular views and the good food and service. The views are still the same, the service is hectic, my butternut soup hadn't any taste and the tuna sushi was of low quality. No one asked if...More

1  Thank Volker S
Reviewed November 15, 2016 via mobile

Great restaurant located at the new Harbour with a beautiful ocean view. We started with oysters..cheap, fresh and delicious. Friday they offer a special sushi discount menu. I was Definately in sushi heaven. I had a huge platter of sushi for $13 US!!! Truly the...More

Thank Sandy S
Reviewed November 14, 2016

The restaurant is beautiful with an amazing view on the harbor. We have eated fish, sushi, curry fish and grilled fish. A lovely dinner. Good service.

Thank zenoc896
Reviewed November 14, 2016

We were recommended to visit Harbour Rock while we were in Hermanus and we weren't disappointed - it is in the must stunning location and we walked along the cliff path from Hermanus old harbour and by the time we got there we were hungry!...More

Thank Surreytraveller987
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Response from George A | Reviewed this property |
Their website is very handy
Martin W
November 5, 2016|
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Response from Christoan S | Reviewed this property |
Hi Martin W. When posting questions please try to be more specific. When you say "best hotel" do you mean best in luxury accommodation, best in value for money, or does "best" mean "cheapest" or "closest to the beach"? As... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $27
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Site 24A, New Harbour, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Overberg District  >  Hermanus
  • Phone Number: +27 28 312 2920
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