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Shop 9 Umhlanga Plaza | Lagoon Drive, Umhlanga Rocks 4320, South Africa
+27 31 561 1133
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“queen prawns” (22 reviews)
“seafood” (61 reviews)
“calamari” (21 reviews)
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Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Shop 9 Umhlanga Plaza | Lagoon Drive, Umhlanga Rocks 4320, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant has consistently delivered excellent seafood over many years. It provides good value for many and can be recommended. Love their prawns

Thank Hannes S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good place for seafood in Umhlanga. I couldn't see size difference between queen and king prawns and langoustines. Tourist prices.

Thank Dusan S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

During a recent trip to South Africa, Umhlanga Rocks we wandered into Lord Prawns. The restaurant had a good collection of specials available and we chose grilled LM prawns. It was amazing - the prawns was grilled to perfection and served with rice or chips...More

Thank Almie K
Reviewed 6 February 2018

The name of this venue in Umhlanga Rocks says it all. This upmarket seafood restaurant is open to everyone and has an old world charm like the restaurants your parents used to go to. The waiters were very friendly and attentive, especially since you are...More

Thank Ockert M
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Unassuming place with no nonsense amazing quality seafood. We had the mixed seafood platter and king prawn special. Extremely good value for money. Service a bit dodgy😜. Well worth a visit for seafood lovers

Thank Mark K
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Every year we go back to this old established restaurant and we are never disappointed. We shared a kilo of prawns followed by a Dom Pedro. The prawns were perfectly cooked and came out of the shells so easily. We will be back.

Thank Bowlesuk
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Good tasty food . Not much for kids to do or eat . Friendly service . We had grilled prawns which was tasty .

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

The seafood platter for 2 was big enough for 3 adults to share. The seafood platter for 3 would have been too big, and at almost R900 is an expensive meal. The waiter wasn't particularly helpful with food choices: when I ordered prawns and ribs...More

Thank Brent B
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

We had the most amazing and tasty oysters for starters followed by a delicious seafood curry complete with rice, sambals and poppadums and a perfectly cooked sole. Our waiter was attentive, friendly and super-efficient and handled the service for several tables with ease. The decor...More

Thank Karen v
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

There are 100's of restaurants in Umhlanga now but none come close to the quality and value of Lord Prawn. We had awesome food around the table. Evdry dish was excellent but the prawn curry. I can't wait to visit again. Bravo. There is a...More

Thank sjsnyman
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Ralph I
25 November 2017|
Response from Mari G | Reviewed this property |
Yes weekends
Ralph I
25 November 2017|
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Response from Mari G | Reviewed this property |
Yes preferably but for lunch times it can be walk in
16 February 2016|
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Response from Robert M | Reviewed this property |
Good place to celebrate but stick to Prawn and fish dishes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 9 Umhlanga Plaza | Lagoon Drive, Umhlanga Rocks 4320, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Umhlanga Rocks
  • Phone Number: +27 31 561 1133
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