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Ocean Basket

1 Breakwater Lane, Gordon's Bay 7150, South Africa
+27 21 856 0328
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good40%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
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“seafood” (16 reviews)
“calamari” (11 reviews)
“kingklip” (3 reviews)
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11:30 - 21:30 Hours
Seafood, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
1 Breakwater Lane, Gordon's Bay 7150, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The seafood here is certainly fresher than at any other ocean basket. Very friendly, intelligent waiters. Lovely view of the harbour, the sea and the mountain.

Thank Eurika2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dinner at Ocean basket was definitely a step up from our hotel dinner. The fish was fresh and cooked gorgeously (the tentacles could have been fried for a bit longer). The service was impeccable. Views are amazing and you can sit at waters edge if...More

Thank Lisa R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The service was fast and efficient. I really appreciated that they did not bug US repeatedly to ask if everything was OK. We were left in peace to enjoy our meal and the setting, with its view over False Bay and the Hottentots Holland mountains

Thank 685dieterk
Reviewed 2 July 2018

I visited the Ocean Basket in Gordon's Bay with a group of over 20 colleagues, during a workshop in the nearby hotel. Although the group was quite big, the staff managed to serve everybody well on time. I had half a dozen of delicious oysters...More

Thank WilHOegstgeest
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

A few vegetarian options from the side menu options put together for a great meal with a view despite the rain. Well worth the trip from Sea Point to enjoy this end of False Bay.

Thank Himla s
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Recently they started serving freshly caught hake. It is a bigger portion than the normal fish and chips, and thus more expensive, but boy, it is yummy! I can never go back to ordinary fish 'n chips after I tasted this. Excellent!

Thank Jaco T
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We lilove going to OB Gordon's Bay whenever we are in the area. You got the most beautiful setting!! It could just as well be Greece, Nice or The Algarve......but with all those tables outside..........and only 5 umbreallas, is just not good for business. Come...More

Thank all4you2be
Reviewed 25 February 2018

The restaurant is situated at the harbour with a fantastic view. The restaurant offers a great selection of fish and shellfish dishes to affordable prices.

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

I am a sushi lover! Ocean basket really hits the spot! ☺️ had a salmon platter and if I remember correctly the fusion crunch platter that one was incredible has this deep fried roll that is just amazing! A must try platter! And we were...More

Thank AntheaLuciaMeda
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

I really like this casual , laid back restaurant right on the harbour. We sat outside , lovely warm evening , no wind . The two brothers serving us are super friendly and water and wine arrived immediately. Very fresh sushi 🍣, well presented and...More

Thank paolok66
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Sanmari M
3 August 2017|
Response from Extravagant_12 | Reviewed this property |
11:30 am - 9:30 PM Beautiful location- lovely Greek Family operation
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Breakwater Lane, Gordon's Bay 7150, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Gordon's Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 21 856 0328
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