Restaurants in Hermanus

Hermanus boasts a plethora of great restaurants where you can gaze at Southern Right Whales that come to mate and calve in the secluded coves of the coastline while enjoying breakfast, lunch or an early dinner. Those that venture further afield will also be rewarded with a gorgeous Milkwood forest, countryside or wine farm setting curating thoughtful and fresh cuisine of a superior taste.

Dining in Hermanus is often an international affair. From Portuguese flavours, tapas bars and Asian fusion eateries to Belgium waffle joints, authentic Indian cuisine, Mediterranean, Italian and everything in between, Hermanus promises to excite and satisfy the fussiest taste buds. 

Visitors can choose to experience the flavours from around the world or indulge in popular South African dishes at the country’s most loved family restaurants including favourite fish and chips and burger joints. 

There is nothing more satisfying than a delicious meal to end off a morning or afternoon of sun, sea and salt or a hearty meal to celebrate a day of close encounters with some of nature’s giants, or a morning of outdoor adventuring at a wine farm or nature reserve. Mealtime is a celebration to be shared with the whole family, friends or as partners. Eating out in Hermanus is part of the holiday experience and a great way to soak up the atmosphere of this bustling and vibey town.

The exciting diversity of menus and dining experiences ensures that your stay in Hermanus will be a culinary delight. Enjoy a weekly traditional Sunday roast in a rustic setting or have a bite while overlooking the harbor where whales and dolphins come to play. Those who are interested in the origins of their food can browse menus that have been designed to support local farmers and fishermen and adhere to sustainable practices. Expect to find fresh locally sourced ingredients that reflect the flavours of the Overberg region. 

There is also a great selection of family restaurants with exciting décor and family entertainment. Choose from establishments set in an old fisherman’s cottage, island-inspired dining and décor or be edgy in a western saloon themed restaurant. Alternatively, simply enjoy warm Italian hospitality and cuisine serving mouthwatering pizzas, pastas and grills. Those on the go can find a broad selection of fast food and take away option in Hermanus as well. There are also a range of coffee shops, bistros, delis and café’s serving hot breakfasts and artisanal coffee to kick-start your day.

Hermanus is not only a pleasure for its good looks and energetic spirit, but promises to impress your taste buds as well. With a wide selection of both local and international flavours, visitors are invited to eat to fill their heart’s (and stomach’s) desire.

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Situated on the estuary of the Onrus river with panoramic views of the Atlantic ocean and Overberg. Delicious food and wine to enjoy in the sunshine.

Rossi's is a reasonably priced, family restaurant with a lively, friendly atmosphere, excellent food, great service and outstanding value.

Facilities: - Secure parking - Outside seating - Functions - Open 7 days a week

High quality food and great service, teamed with a relaxed atmosphere. Col'Cacchio pizzeria is a family friendly environment which allows everyone to enjoy bein...

We serve breakfast, burgers, toasties, salads and pizza which we prepare in our pizza oven. Our home baked pies are a treat and you will definitely a winner.

Scrumptious food, excellent coffee and slightly eccentric decor.

You can choose to dine in a relaxed and fun-filled environment either in our quaint courtyard, wine bar or in our restaurant.

Please contact us for Table Reservations, Group booking, Events Private Functions.

The Class Room offers a weekly Traditional Sunday Roast. Guests can opt for a 1, 2 or 3-course dining experience with seating in our casual school room, our for...

Delicious seafood, superb sushi and perfect grills; that’s what makes us the best restaurant in Hermanus.

Coffee shop & daytime restaurant. Stunning views of bay & whales from your table.

Mustangs Seafood and Grill is a popular saloon-type restaurant and pub with a casual and friendly atmosphere. The regular specials occasionally change and are d...

We offer a fusion of local and international taste sensation.

With our combined experience in the hospitality industry and love for entertaining; guests are guaranteed to experience honest food, prepared and served with en...

The perfect destination for breakfasts, lunch and brunch in Hermanus.

Simple dining room of a long-standing chain with a menu of burgers, mixed grills or fish 'n' chips.

Situated in the most beautiful Coastal town of Hermanus, the whale coast and just over one hours drive from Cape Town.

Serving the best pizza in hermanus!

Nothing warms you up, cheers you up, or gives you the energy to get through these long winter days, more than a hearty home cooked lunch. You can enjoy a range ...

Welcome to Ocean Basket, South Africa's most loved seafood restaurant

The real Belgian "whale size" waffles & pancakes - home made vanilla ice cream - heavenly milkshakes. (waffles are sugarfree - glutenfree waffles available)

The restaurant is located in an authentic fisherman’s cottage overlooking the renowned whale-watching haven of Walker Bay. Complete with sandstone walls and o...

Cocos restaurant’s island inspired decor, extends from the sealed concrete and wooden floors to the cane chairs, the beaded lights and up to the chickens that...

Fusion Cafe Hermanus - Soak up the most amazing view over the old historic harbour of Hermanus.

Bite 2 Eat is in a great location with an outdoor seating area overlooking the ocean and the Hermanus Old Harbour. It is a great place to stop for a quick bite ...

Most people visiting The Burgundy, on the very edge of the bay and only a few metres away from Hermanus's historic old harbour, always come back.

The Harbour Rock restaurant – known to the locals as simply The Rock – is situated on the top of the cliff overlooking the bustling Hermanus harbour.

Caffè Blu serves a big range of espresso based drinks.

Fresh, local ingredients prepared with passion and served with a warm welcome are the foundation of this popular rendezvous in Hermanus, South Africa.

At Simply Asia we’re proud to offer a unique Thai dining experience, with food prepared by authentic Thai chefs from the Land of Smiles and a menu packed full...

With warm Italian hospitality we invite you to come and taste great Italian cuisine in Hermanus.

Authentic Portuguese restaurant and take-aways in Hermanus. Flame grilled Portuguese food.

International fusion cuisine.

Now on with the show, contemplate, choose, order, relax and enjoy your experience at the Bella@Onrus.

The owner, Petri Hendriksz, also co-owner of Fusion, has created a restaurant where he wants to focus on the local market in Hermanus. His menu caters for lunch...

We specialize in baking fresh Artisan Breads.

The menu offers various types of coffees and hot drinks.

Serving delicious breakfasts and light lunches and a selection of delectable bakes.

Overlooking the cliffs of Hermanus and surrounds, The Pavilion honours the bountiful Overberg region. As with all of the restaurants under the umbrella of The C...

The more playful counterpart to SeaFood at The Plettenberg, SeaFood at The Marine offers diners a contemporary, fresh approach to seafood, all the while incorpo...

The restaurant at Harbour House Hotel is named in honour of the local fishing legend, Bill Selkirk.

Restaurant on Grotto Beach

Creation strives to reward the lover of fine wines.

Situated on the estuary of the Onrus river with panoramic views of the Atlantic ocean and Overberg. Delicious food and wine to enjoy in the sunshine.

Rossi's is a reasonably priced, family restaurant with a lively, friendly atmosphere, excellent food, great service and outstanding value.

Facilities: - Secure parking - Outside seating - Functions - Open 7 days a week

High quality food and great service, teamed with a relaxed atmosphere. Col'Cacchio pizzeria is a family friendly environment which allows everyone to enjoy bein...

We serve breakfast, burgers, toasties, salads and pizza which we prepare in our pizza oven. Our home baked pies are a treat and you will definitely a winner.

Scrumptious food, excellent coffee and slightly eccentric decor.

You can choose to dine in a relaxed and fun-filled environment either in our quaint courtyard, wine bar or in our restaurant.

Please contact us for Table Reservations, Group booking, Events Private Functions.

The Class Room offers a weekly Traditional Sunday Roast. Guests can opt for a 1, 2 or 3-course dining experience with seating in our casual school room, our for...

Delicious seafood, superb sushi and perfect grills; that’s what makes us the best restaurant in Hermanus.

Coffee shop & daytime restaurant. Stunning views of bay & whales from your table.

Mustangs Seafood and Grill is a popular saloon-type restaurant and pub with a casual and friendly atmosphere. The regular specials occasionally change and are d...

We offer a fusion of local and international taste sensation.

With our combined experience in the hospitality industry and love for entertaining; guests are guaranteed to experience honest food, prepared and served with en...

The perfect destination for breakfasts, lunch and brunch in Hermanus.

Simple dining room of a long-standing chain with a menu of burgers, mixed grills or fish 'n' chips.

Situated in the most beautiful Coastal town of Hermanus, the whale coast and just over one hours drive from Cape Town.

Serving the best pizza in hermanus!

Nothing warms you up, cheers you up, or gives you the energy to get through these long winter days, more than a hearty home cooked lunch. You can enjoy a range ...

Welcome to Ocean Basket, South Africa's most loved seafood restaurant

The real Belgian "whale size" waffles & pancakes - home made vanilla ice cream - heavenly milkshakes. (waffles are sugarfree - glutenfree waffles available)

The restaurant is located in an authentic fisherman’s cottage overlooking the renowned whale-watching haven of Walker Bay. Complete with sandstone walls and o...

Cocos restaurant’s island inspired decor, extends from the sealed concrete and wooden floors to the cane chairs, the beaded lights and up to the chickens that...

Fusion Cafe Hermanus - Soak up the most amazing view over the old historic harbour of Hermanus.

Bite 2 Eat is in a great location with an outdoor seating area overlooking the ocean and the Hermanus Old Harbour. It is a great place to stop for a quick bite ...

Most people visiting The Burgundy, on the very edge of the bay and only a few metres away from Hermanus's historic old harbour, always come back.

The Harbour Rock restaurant – known to the locals as simply The Rock – is situated on the top of the cliff overlooking the bustling Hermanus harbour.

Caffè Blu serves a big range of espresso based drinks.

Fresh, local ingredients prepared with passion and served with a warm welcome are the foundation of this popular rendezvous in Hermanus, South Africa.

At Simply Asia we’re proud to offer a unique Thai dining experience, with food prepared by authentic Thai chefs from the Land of Smiles and a menu packed full...

With warm Italian hospitality we invite you to come and taste great Italian cuisine in Hermanus.

Authentic Portuguese restaurant and take-aways in Hermanus. Flame grilled Portuguese food.

International fusion cuisine.

Now on with the show, contemplate, choose, order, relax and enjoy your experience at the Bella@Onrus.

The owner, Petri Hendriksz, also co-owner of Fusion, has created a restaurant where he wants to focus on the local market in Hermanus. His menu caters for lunch...

We specialize in baking fresh Artisan Breads.

The menu offers various types of coffees and hot drinks.

Serving delicious breakfasts and light lunches and a selection of delectable bakes.

Overlooking the cliffs of Hermanus and surrounds, The Pavilion honours the bountiful Overberg region. As with all of the restaurants under the umbrella of The C...

The more playful counterpart to SeaFood at The Plettenberg, SeaFood at The Marine offers diners a contemporary, fresh approach to seafood, all the while incorpo...

The restaurant at Harbour House Hotel is named in honour of the local fishing legend, Bill Selkirk.

Restaurant on Grotto Beach

Creation strives to reward the lover of fine wines.