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The Eatery Hermanus

4 Long Street | Long Street Arcade, shop 2, 3, Hermanus, Overstrand 7200, South Africa
+27 28 313 2970
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good29%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (14 reviews)
“french toast” (3 reviews)
French, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
4 Long Street | Long Street Arcade, shop 2, 3, Hermanus, Overstrand 7200, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

New owner , new staff , new menu. It felt so intimate and special in a back street. The staff is so friendly and make you feel welcome. The owner is always present and engaging. The Eggs Benedict was delicious and very reasonably priced. Will...More

Thank Pieter R
Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

we went to that place during a quick stop in Hermanus. Super good and fresh food. Great Service - thank you for the hospitality we experienced!! There should be more places like this...

Thank emelieSCH
Reviewed April 5, 2018

Hermanus has a rich offering in Casula coffee and brunch venues and The Eatery is fast becoming our venue of choice as regular visits closely followed by Betty Blue and Oskars.

Thank Man0fPr0perty
Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

This is an excellent restaurant that we visited in Hermanus where by we had an amazing lunch experience. Service and food were exceptional.

Thank andrefa098
Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

Love the eatery. Mostly appreciate the many healthy food options. The staff are always friendly and it’s conveniently located in the middle of town. Nice place to sit outside but also very nicely decorated inside. Lunch at the eatery is a must every time we...More

Thank 354Caroline_S
Reviewed March 5, 2018

The eatery prepared breakfast and dinner for a group of ladies that hiked along the coast - delicious and tasty meals - ideal for the environment. Breakfasts included a variety of danishes, eggs and other snack-type food that also catered for lunch on the hike....More

Thank ryamarim
Reviewed February 4, 2018

My family and I are often visit The Eatery for breakfast when we stay in Hermanus and always love the friendly staff and buzzing atmosphere. The food is healthy and the menu has a great selection to suit all tastes. They serve delicious artisan coffee...More

Thank Julia S
Reviewed January 22, 2018

We are new residents to the town, and just wandering around the back streets we saw this inviting-looking cafe/restaurant, with a great (informal) ambience, and it was buzzing!....but not with "younger folk"...........We had eggs benedict which was nice it wasn't drowned in the sauce and...More

Thank OldButNew
Reviewed January 7, 2018

We have eaten here many times, and find the food to be excellent value, delicious, fresh bistro fare. Recently we tried their take on Turkish eggs, with smoky aubergine base, poached eggs with yoghurt and chilli butter, topped with fresh as a daisy sunflower sprouts....More

Thank Irene I
Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

What a hidden gem we discovered in Hermanus village where the locals eat ! Fabulous freshly prepared food and great coffee and vibe,friendly staff.Enjoyed their fish cakes dish !Located in a pleasant pedestrian walkway in the central business district of Hermanus and in close walking...More

Thank leonmq
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$9
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Reservations, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Long Street | Long Street Arcade, shop 2, 3, Hermanus, Overstrand 7200, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Overberg District  >  Overstrand  >  Hermanus
  • Phone Number: +27 28 313 2970
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