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Address: Shop 40 Marine Drive, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
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+27 82 776 0278
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With 180 degree glass windows on the 3rd floor, Shimmi has the best views...

With 180 degree glass windows on the 3rd floor, Shimmi has the best views of the Walker Bay and the whales. Come enjoy the great view, ice cold drinks and awesome music when you are in Hermanus.

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Fancy a schmoke?

If you like inhaling a thick cloud of second hand cigarette smoke, this is the place for you. It seemed like everyone was chain smoking to gain back all the smoking they lost out... read more

2 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 June 2015
Louis1000
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Somerset West, South Africa
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2015

If you like inhaling a thick cloud of second hand cigarette smoke, this is the place for you. It seemed like everyone was chain smoking to gain back all the smoking they lost out on from smoking being banned in so many places. Shimmi is a blast from the past and makes me think of a Hermanus dance bar from... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2013 via mobile

I enjoy a good club. This was just an average night out. The music was good and bar service was too. The barman, Nicolas, was very jacked up and polite, unlike the doorman/security who thought he was better than anyone who entered or left the club! I think the attitude of the security changed the vibe completely for me. There... More 

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