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Leopard Rock Coffee Shop & Lookout Chalets

Oribi Gorge, Port Shepstone, South Africa
+27 83 265 5261
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“quiche” (4 reviews)
“cakes” (4 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
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Oribi Gorge, Port Shepstone, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 days ago

What a surprise. The food portions were very big and it was very tasteful. The burgers are very juicy. I will go there definitely again.

Thank corrieelnal
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Generous portions of reasonably priced, delicious food coupled with stunning views over the gorge make for an excellent venue. The lamb curry was very good. The peppermint crisp tart was ok, but the lemon meringue was superb.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Leopard Rock Café lunch was great. The views superb, staff lovely and attentive. The food abundant, large portions and very tasty. Quiche great, salad very nicely put together. Horn bills gathered in the trees and were fun to watch. Leopard Rock veiwpoint is worth the...More

Thank SuzJim2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really enjoyed going here on a regular basis when we stayed in KZN. Had a birthday weekend in Oribi and made a stop here. A must visit when you are in the area.

Thank RonaCCB
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Wonderful breakfast, very affordable and good home like preparation on your meal.Very friendly waiters and management is always available.

Thank Gerhard K
Reviewed 26 April 2017

A really nice meal, with really nice staff and some INCREDIBLE views. Even if just for a coffee its well worth the stop, and please remember to pay before visiting the rock.

Thank Emp-Charlemagne
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

The service was excellent, friendly & fast. Food was great catering for kids to adults. Would visit again!

Thank Richard T
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

The most amazing view, this is Gods creation. The birds are just everywhere and are some that you never see around any more?

Thank Brett G
Reviewed 19 March 2017

We stopped for coffee and a bite to eat. The waiter that served us was very friendly. He knew the menu very well and made good recommendations. I enjoyed a cup of coffee on leopard rock. It is a bit scary. Definitely worth a stop!!

Thank Debbieholroyd
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We visited Leopard rock for the second time and decided to take a few friends with as our previous visit was delightful. We were not disappointed and our friends had a great time, food is tasty, service Good and the view is amazing. Thanks for...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oribi Gorge, Port Shepstone, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Port Shepstone
  • Phone Number: +27 83 265 5261
  • E-mail
This owner run establishment is situated 26km from Port Shepstone in the magnificent world renowned Oribi Gorge valley in KZN. The set-up is very earthy and rustic with a warm relaxed ambiance.

Set on a rocky incline with sweeping views over the majestic Umzimkulu River Gorge. Enjoy this spectacular view from our 21m deck while enjoying one our home cooked meals prepared with love by Sue and her Team, listening to the soothing sound of the majestic Umzimkulu River rushing down the gorge. The garden and surrounding area is a bird lover’s paradise. The famous Overhanging Rock on the property is a must visit – look at the amazing history pictures dating back to the 1940’s in the Coffee Shop.

We would love to share our special little piece of heaven with you - come and enjoy our full menu (steaks, burgers, curry & rice, quiches, breakfasts, salads, sandwiches, ciabatta’s etc. and our selection of cakes). We are licensed.

There is a variety of activities, walks and attractions to explore in a 12km range.
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