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Lookout Deck

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Look Out Beach | PO.Box 1751, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
+27 44 533 1379
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Exeter, United Kingdom
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312 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Stopped by for a late lunch and got a parking space and the best table. Enormous portions, wanted to eat lightly! No gourmet restaurant, mostly fried foods / sarnies / salads and that sort of thing. Very pleasant and great service from Jaqueline.

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Thank steadyslack
Durban, South Africa
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Five star meal and position. Got to be the best restaurant in Plettenberg Bay. Rib and calamari combo is the perfect meal while my wife said the prawn curry was the best she has ever had. We will be back.

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Thank John B
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4 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great place for sundowners and very pleased they had blankets as it was quite chilly! Not fancy and food very average, but does the trick!

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Thank Heather C
Dublin, Ireland
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96 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We had dinner and drinks here and everything was fine without being exceptional. Service a bit slow but lovely views

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Thank andrewDublin_Ireland
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Amazing views and fab food - whats not to like! Make sure you don't turn up too hungry as there can be quite a queue - which speaks for itself!

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Thank melissa o
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

A local hangout back in the day is still a favourite. Delicious food with calamari always cooked to perfection. Beautiful sundowner spot to end a day off.

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Thank Tarryn D
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We really enjoyed our night here. The food was really nice. Very big portions. The drinks were good and the service was very efficient, friendly and good. It's a great spot for sunset and evening dining.

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Thank Megan P
Cape Town, South Africa
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved Lookout Deck, amazing setting and always a great atmosphere. Our food was great and view was perfect, definately a must do 😊

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Thank claireperry7
Dundee, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had such a nice meal here. The restaurant was packed at 6pm! It was full of locals and holiday makers. My husband's Tuna steak was delicious. I had the lamb cutlets. They were so tasty and tender. The menu was varied. Good service and good food.....I can highly recommend this place!

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had lunch here and decide to go back in the evening for dinner. They don't take bookings but said to get there early to see the sun go down and to get a good table. We were lucky enough to get the last table outside overlooking the beach. The atmosphere is great with the sound of the waves crashing... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Seafood, Soups, International
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Look Out Beach | PO.Box 1751, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Plettenberg Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 44 533 1379

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?