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The Lemon Grass Seaside Restaurant

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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All hours
CUISINES
Seafood, European, Asian, Thai, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Salmack Road, | Milkwood Manor, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My wife and I took the in-laws for a dinner to the lemon grass and we weren’t sure what to expect. It beat all expectations from the service to the quality of the food plus had an incredible view. Would recommend going for a sunset....More

Thank Justin P
milkwoodmanorplett, Public Relations Manager at The Lemon Grass Seaside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Justin Thank you for your review, we appreciate your honest review of the lemon Grass and that you chose our establishment to have dinner with the in laws. Hope to see you back sooner than later.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We dined here both nights of our stay in Plettenberg Bay, we were very well looked after by Don and the team. Recommend the lamb curry and the steak.

Thank Chris S
milkwoodmanorplett, Public Relations Manager at The Lemon Grass Seaside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Chris Thank you for kind review, and what a compliment that you came back twice. Looking forward to your next visit to The Lemon Grass.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Limited menu Good prices every item exceptional Good service Nice ambience Great views, on the oceanMore

Thank MMGavrill
milkwoodmanorplett, Public Relations Manager at The Lemon Grass Seaside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear MMGavrill Thank you for the review, Lemon Grass appreciates when our customers takes time to leave us a note about us! Good news... We have just updated our menu and wine list for the summer and have some exciting new dishes for you and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to Lemon Grass for dinner, small menu but everything was delicious. Lamb curry, prawns. Would have loved the steak, but they had run out - we will go back for that!More

Thank Lindsay R
milkwoodmanorplett, Public Relations Manager at The Lemon Grass Seaside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Lindsay Thank you for the review, We are glad you experienced our world-class lamb curry & prawns. Apologies about running out of sirloin that night. We completely understand your disappointment but we only keep a certain quantity per day as our chef takes great...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is attached to Milkwood Manor b&b. Service is good food was of a high standard and we can recommend the lamb curry. Eat here for 2 nights in our stay at Plett.More

Thank BigdSuffolk
milkwoodmanorplett, Public Relations Manager at The Lemon Grass Seaside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear BigdSuffolk Thank you for sharing your great dining experience, our lamb curry has always been a favorite selection on our menu by our regular diners, and the fact that you came back for a second night makes it even more special. Looking forward to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really good service and food as expected from this restaurant there is nothing to fault here. Always a enjoyable visit recommended

Thank madiesel
milkwoodmanorplett, Public Relations Manager at The Lemon Grass Seaside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Madia Thank you for taking the time to review us. We take pride in giving exceptional service & cuisine to all our customers here at the lemon Grass. We are happy that your visit was no exception. Look forward to seeing you next time.

Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

We saw this restaurant n our visit to Plettenberg. Very unassuming, fabulous view, wonderful food selections and an ok wine list. Arrived at 5:30, place to ourselves. Good service, good food- pasta of salmon , Singapore noodles with curry- desserts are great. We really enjoyed...More

1  Thank pecosbill12
milkwoodmanorplett, Public Relations Manager at The Lemon Grass Seaside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review of our restaurant, we are currently in the process of updating our wine list and will be adding new and exciting new wines. We are very much looking forward to your next visit at The lemon Grass, till next...More

Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

I've been to Plett 5 times now. I've only been to Lemon Grass once. The food was great....I had Tom Yum and curry. It's hard to find a good Tom Yum, but Lemon Grass knows what they are doing. The ONLY reason we have only...More

1  Thank Rashaelj
milkwoodmanorplett, Public Relations Manager at The Lemon Grass Seaside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Rashaelj Thank you for your splendid review, our menu has a selection of non Asian food items on like lamb curry, Sirloin, Fillet, Chicken and pastas for your husband to enjoy. Looking forward to having you back soon in our lovely town of Plett.

Reviewed 6 September 2017

Wonderful ambience so close to the sea and a lovely wood fire going. What a wonderful place to have a meal. Unfortunately for us, the menu was not particularly extensive or conducive to a pensioners budget. As we were staying at Milkwood Manor it was...More

Thank Mike H
milkwoodmanorplett, Public Relations Manager at The Lemon Grass Seaside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Mike Thank you for your kind review, at the Lemon Grass we have a selection of items on menu to suit everyone's budget. Looking forward to having you stay in Plett again soon and visiting our restaurant as well to give it another try.

Reviewed 6 September 2017

Enjoyable evening with great service and desert a real treat.Some of the prawns unfortunately had parts of the membrane in them which made it unpleasant to eat as they were gritty and off-putting. However, the evening was enjoyable and the desert made up for the...More

Thank ormevse
milkwoodmanorplett, Public Relations Manager at The Lemon Grass Seaside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Ormevse Thank you for your positive feedback and review, our humblest apologies and we would like to invite you to visit us again soon to give us another try. Any feedback from our customers good or bad is of the utmost importance to us....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$22
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 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
  • E-mail
Description
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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