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LB Seafood Bistro on the Bay

Market Square Street and Marine Drive | 26/27, Village Square, Hermanus, Overstrand 7200, South Africa
+27 28 312 3611
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (243 reviews)
“tuna” (61 reviews)
“prawn curry” (14 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Sushi, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Market Square Street and Marine Drive | 26/27, Village Square, Hermanus, Overstrand 7200, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Saturday Night Dinner with friends, best sushi I had in a long time. Seared Salmon was a winner, and got a fish taco on the house from the friendly and funny manager. Great restaurant.

Thank CiskeD
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely meal at lemon Butta. A very good table at the window to view the sea. Sushi starter was fresh and came quickly. We both ordered the Kingklip at R190. It was really delicious, and we would order it again. Friendly service...More

Thank shellyschoeman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a most amazing fish dinner here tonight ! I had A middle cut portion of grilled salmon and it was served on top of delicious grilled vegetables! The portion was generous and oh so delicious !! The service was friendly and hospitable efficient!...More

Thank DeniseHB
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not a fine dining restaurant but the best food we had in a while. My steak was the best and my wife had Hake and rice which was excellent. The kids had some sushi and they even ordered take-aways. Small busy restaurant with great views....More

Thank Ant1970
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to LB's for dinner and were professionally greeted and well looked after by our waiter. The prawn linguine was very good, as was my ginger chilli hake, but the calamari was rubbery. Coffe is good and very well priced, and the Newton Johnson...More

Thank vance h
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a great meal with very good service and nice views. We ordered wine which was not very nice and ordered something else but they never charged us for the 2 glasses - very kind!

Thank ZeldaCronje
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Not for fine dining. On arrival brushed off by front of house and table booking not attended to. Drinks served in cheap glasses. Service poor and needed to make request 4 x. Food presentation poor. Expensive and regretted not going to another restaurant and failing...More

Thank Dawn M
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

This is predominantly a sea food restaurant, but there is a wide choice on offer. So a short review, there is something for everyone and the prices are very reasonable. £40 for three courses, coffee and including drinks for two people. We would certainly return...More

Thank ZZJonZZ
Reviewed 11 March 2018

This was a disappointment as it was recommended by our hotel and TripAdvisor We are guessing the chef was not the normal chef? I had halloumi to start with melon - rubbery and tasteless followed by tiger prawns which were overlooked and tasteless also served...More

Thank janiceelizabeth2018
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

As our short breakaway to Hermanus was drawing to a close we decided to try and make the most of our last meal here for this trip. LB does not disappoint. The lighting of the restaurant gives the place a very laid back atmosphere and...More

Thank Z2022FEjaym
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Square Street and Marine Drive | 26/27, Village Square, Hermanus, Overstrand 7200, South Africa (Formerly Lemon Butta Hermanus)
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Overberg District  >  Overstrand  >  Hermanus
  • Phone Number: +27 28 312 3611
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Lemon Butta is one of Hermanus' best-loved restaurants, boasting the best sushi, delicious seafood and perfect grills. With breathtaking views of the entire Bay, it is also one of the best places for whale watching!
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