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The Lazy Lizard

9 Church Street, Prince Albert Municipality 6930, South Africa
+27 23 541 1366
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (9 reviews)
“apple pie” (46 reviews)
“bread” (58 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9 Church Street, Prince Albert Municipality 6930, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We did as most and meander over swartberg pass for a lunch in town. We were recommended by our Oudtshoorn guest house Aloe House to go and eat here. The cappuccinos were first class but the food were world class ! Jerome our waiter’s service...More

Thank Leon C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food at the Lazy Lizard is normally very good, however we each had a lamb curry, which to me was like a lamb stew, the quantity was little, when they are normally known for good size portions, and the price was crazy! R150. Not...More

Thank YoBelles
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This a nice place to stop off for a coffee and a snack, staff were pleasant and helpful, good place to chill out and catch up. Free wifi is available which a good for travellers.

Thank John P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love coming here. Food is absolutely delicious and the service very friendly. We love the garden and goodies to browse and I’ll drive from Cape Town for the divine cakes. We’ll be back again and again. Thank you!

Thank Rattie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They have a fish and chips evening once a week. The food was a bargain for the price and well prepared. Not oily and very fresh. It is take away only and start at 5 o'clock. I suggest you go early, the lists for orders...More

Thank ayvdm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unless you earn in Pounds, Euro or Dollars this very 'otherwise' restaurant is not for you. Over-the-counter Cokes are sold at more than double the price that one would pay anywhere else in South Africa as are the fist sized Ciabatta rolls at R12ea -...More

Thank gulliversmate
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a wonderful little place. They have all kinds of goodies one can buy from rusks to newspapers to curios. We have been visiting Prince Albert for years but never had the chance to visit the Lazy Lizard. After reading reviews that they had the...More

1  Thank Tanita_O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

after visiting Swartberg Pass we reached Prince Albert and had lunch at the Lazy Lizard. It was a pleasant surprise to see the fresh homemade food that they served us in that place that initially we could not tell if it's a restaurant, a souvenir...More

Thank Yair K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a light lunch,waiter well spoken and cheerful,he passed a welcome fedling,food great,fresh and best coffee.thanks

Thank Johan S
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

The warm smiles of Martin the maitre’d sum up the friendly welcome, delicious coffee and gorgeous carrot cake and melktart ( there were more that I didn’t try) that make this place stand out. Good free Wi-fi.

Thank JohnTLondon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Church Street, Prince Albert Municipality 6930, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Prince Albert Municipality  >  Prince Albert
  • Phone Number: +27 23 541 1366
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