Wine & Dine

Hermanus has become well known over the past few years for its exquisite wine, produced right here in our own little Hemel & Aarde wine valley and surrounding vineyards. What better way to experience these wines than pairing them with a delicious freshly prepared meal at one of the many top restaurants in town.

Wine Farms

  • Creation wines
  • Hamilton Russel
  • Spookfontein wines
  • Sumaridge Wine Estate
  • Bouchard Finlayson
  • Hemel and Aarde Valley
  • Colmant
  • Whale Haven
  • Newton Johnson
  • Ataraxia and many more

Bientang's Cave

Bientang's Cave Seafood Restaurant & Destination venue is the most unique restaurant setting in the world.
Created out of a traditional cave previously inhabited by a Koi Strandloper of the same name, the restaurant spills out onto the rocks of Walker Bay in Hermanus, where Whale Watching is the preferred local pass-time. The rustic charm and natural ambiance of the cave and it's surroundings are a delight to all our patrons with many returning year after year to sample the delights of Bientang's Cave.

Burgundy Restaurant

Most people visiting The Burgundy Restaurant, on the very edge of the bay and only a few metres away from Hermanus’s historic old harbour, always come back. Once you visit, which we hope you will do soon, you might well return because here you will be greeted by not only the warm smiles of our staff, but also, quite possibly, the smell of artisanal bread baking in the oven.

Cafe Blu

It is not a coincidence that we have the best coffee in Hermanus. It takes a lot of effort! There are number of ingredients of great coffee.  From the actual beans themselves to the process of roasting and grinding, we create the finest blends of fresh coffees for you to enjoy. You can also enjoy great lunch here

Creation Wine

​Our unique enclave on the scenic Hemel-en-Aarde Ridge is a sought-after wine destination where a warm welcome awaits young and old. Ranging from our knowledgeable and attentive staff and our world-famous Wine and Food Pairing options to elegant touches such as our superior Riedel glassware – everything combines to offer our guests a truly memorable experience. That includes our younger visitors for whom we cater with a special Young Adults Menu as well as their very own Kiddies Pairing!


Fabio’s is a neat, unpretentious restaurant with a delicious selection of meals, great local and Italian wine list and true Italian heart. We pride ourselves on our great service with a warm bountiful ambience and it is these things that make Fabio’s such a winning formula. We also have an extensive menu and also introduce several specials on our black board recipes every week.

Fisherman's Cottage

With our combined experience in the hospitality industry and love for entertaining; guests are guaranteed to experience honest food, prepared and served with energy and dedication, by owners Anton and Nicole. For our locals, South African travellers and international tourists, we offer simple dishes to reflect our coastlines rich variety of seafood. A few delicious meat and vegetarian options are also available.

La Pentola Hermanus

La Pentola offers fresh seafood caught daily, mature prime cuts of beef, exotic game dishes for the adventurous, exciting vegetarian dishes, light menu options and salads for lunch including a decadent range of in house desserts. Diners are treated to South African executive chef Shane Sauvage’s own brand of fusion cuisine with a spectacular view of the world heritage site Walker Bay, the birthing ground of the Southern Right whales.

Lizette's Kitchen

Comprising of several dining areas and a lounge bar within the main building, Lizette's lends itself as a great location for events, private functions and family parties. With onsite parking facilities, enclosed outside seating and kiddies play area.

Pear Tree Bistro

​Pear Tree, situated on the Piazza of Hermanus, offers a modern bistro feel with creative and tasteful dishes offering a scenic view with outside seating. This intimate bistro offers a relaxed and tranquil atmosphere making you feel at home. Local produce, Local Beers and Local Wines.

The Harbour Rock

​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. This is the ideal setting to take in the breathtaking two-hundred-and-eighty degree sea views across the bay; a view that is surpassed only by the restaurant’s ambience and highly acclaimed menu.