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Fisherman's Cottage

Corner of Main and Harbour Road | Fisherman's Village, Hermanus, Overstrand 7200, South Africa
+27 28 312 3642
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood curry” (52 reviews)
“roti” (10 reviews)
“calamari” (59 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Corner of Main and Harbour Road | Fisherman's Village, Hermanus, Overstrand 7200, South Africa
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11 - 20 of 840 reviews

Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

We found the restaurant on trip advisor just walking around town. The restaurant was full but the manager managed to fit us in the bar area which was quite cosy. I had the seafood curry which was outstanding and my wife the veg curry also...More

Thank Christian A
Reviewed March 23, 2018

I had Fish and my husband a steak. and both dishes were delicious, we had very good service from the waiter, I have no complaints and would certainly return

Thank sharonwalter
Reviewed March 22, 2018

The restaurant has all the ingredients for success and we went there on a Tripadviser rating. However they were out of mussels, the curry was disappointing but the hake was fine, the service was okay, and the creme brulee good, but we won't hurry back.

Thank vance h
Reviewed March 21, 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed our return visit to this local gem. Full of atmosphere and serves excellent food. Helpful and friendly staff. Limited but good wine list, mainly local wines. Good value and definitely still worth a visit.

Thank Tanner321
Reviewed March 20, 2018

Enjoyed an evening there good service and a great atmosphere that helps you unwind from the day. Food was very good will definitely give it a try again

Thank dave c
Reviewed March 14, 2018

Loads of character, no frills, efficient and cheeful staff, great foodat very reasonable prices- what more could you want? Thoroughly recommended.

Thank batcombedom
Reviewed March 9, 2018

We ate outside because the restaurant was busy - it was a cold evening and they gave us blankets. We did not really enjoy our meal but would give it another try - perhaps next year.

Thank LindaMac8
Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

The Fisherman’s Cottage offer a relaxed dining experience and the building is very old and authentic it offers a perfectly relaxed atmosphere for dining as a group we were 10 and had a fantastic evening which was made special by our server Jackie the star...More

Thank GianniArmani
Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

very lovely and authentic. friendly and knowledgeable service - thanks jakki for making this a special evening. great seafood. try the curry and look out for the specials on the board next to the entrance. we really loved it

Thank foodprozessor
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

The hake was definitely not fresh (tasted like it was cooked from frozen) This was disappointing because really enjoyed the vegetarian curry and seafood curry here on a previous visit.

Thank MaryAnneR100
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simon f
November 6, 2016|
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Response from JJN29 | Reviewed this property |
Just seen this. Ideal I would have thought.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Monday
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Saturday
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner of Main and Harbour Road | Fisherman's Village, Hermanus, Overstrand 7200, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Overberg District  >  Overstrand  >  Hermanus
  • Phone Number: +27 28 312 3642
  • E-mail
Description
The Fishermans Cottage is a small and intimate restaurant set in the Old Harbour Village of Hermanus. Owners Anton,Nicole (& Sascha) and their small team, welcome their guests to experience fresh Fish and Seafood served with energy and love.A few delicious Meat and Vegetarian options are also available with a local Wine List reflecting the beautiful wines of our region. Open: Monday to Thursday- Dinner Only (17:00-21:00) Friday and Saturday Lunch and Dinner (12:00-21:00) Sunday - Lunch Only (12:00-14:30)
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