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Ocean Basket

) #11 of 40 Restaurants in Claremont €€ - €€€ Seafood, Sushi
Cavendish Square, Claremont, South Africa
+27 21 683 2139
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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good50%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (19 reviews)
“calamari” (12 reviews)
“fresh fish” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Sushi
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Cavendish Square, Claremont, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 96 reviews

Reviewed 6 May 2017

Food ok, service very good but the restaurant is looking very tired and shabby. Wont take anyone there for a special lunch.

Thank Spiake
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We go to Ocean Basket at least once when we visit Cape Town because it is good for large families as the menu is large, the portions are generous and the cost is reasonable. The Kingklip grilled is a favourite and the fries are very...More

Thank Michael E
Reviewed 17 March 2017

We felt like calamari for lunch and chose a dish off the menu. The waiter was very quick to point out that there was a cheaper option with a better selection, which was very good of him. We went with his recommendation and had a...More

Thank The_Gilberts_SAUK
Reviewed 17 March 2017

We always enjoy the ocean basket . You can quality dishes and value for money. We have visited several over the years and have never been disappointed

Thank _lolnken
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Various combinations of seafood platters and baskets as well as sushi. Serves very fresh and tasty seafood. Situated in the large shopping centre Cavendish square. Very fast efficient service

Thank MichaelChew
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Went with hubby twice, and both times bad food, bad service, waitrons does not even know what beer they have. We sat outside and with the people and vagrants walking up and down passed your table. Not pleasant.

Thank Erienorton
Reviewed 18 January 2017

While Ocean Basket is a well known sea food restaurant franchise - the Cavendish branch at Claremont is below par. The service was average and the sea food was not that fresh - the calamari was rubbery and the other sea food was generally tired....More

Thank Sandisiwe N
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Ocean Basket at Cavendish Square was my destination for Sunday evening dinner, to cure my hankering for a sole. The ambience of the place, like parts of Cavendish Square and indeed the Claremont/Rondebosch commercial areas, appeared tired and dingy. The greeting was friendly as was...More

1  Thank duncanmacster
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

As most ocean baskets. The standard is very good. Can get very busy in the evenings Recommending for quality and service.

Thank Adrienne M
Reviewed 21 November 2016

What a waste of time and money. We had lunch together after agonising over what to eat, and I had been on an eating plan at the time. The waiter did not understand what I meant when I asked whether the rice was fried or...More

Thank oliviap103
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cavendish Square, Claremont, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Claremont
  • Phone Number: +27 21 683 2139
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