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Ocean Basket

€€ - €€€Seafood
High St, Melrose Arch | Shop 4, Melrose Square, Johannesburg 2001, South Africa
+27 11 684 1623
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good48%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“seafood” (8 reviews)
“calamari” (4 reviews)
“melrose arch” (10 reviews)
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High St, Melrose Arch | Shop 4, Melrose Square, Johannesburg 2001, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Haven’t been here for a while. Was surprised to see it has been revamped and has new owners. The service was super speedy and the food was great. I had prawn and hake which was a good portion. No one had a bad meal

Thank Phin M
Reviewed 8 February 2018

Ocean Basket in Melrose Square has an interesting menu whether you like just plain fish & chips or sushi. My favourite meal is the fish and calamari in Cajun stle with a fresh side salad The staff are friendly and efficient, the atmosphere is refreshingly...More

Thank bella20182018
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Nice place if you want to eat grilled fish for a cheap price. Also the location in Melrose is nice having the possibility to eat outside.Service is good and kind

Thank Grifone76
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This great value for money fish restuarant is a must at Melrose Arch . Great service and in this hot joburg weather outside seating was welcome. Vast menu and fresh sushi .

Thank AlanMendy
Reviewed 16 January 2018

the restaurant was nice because it was quick and cheap, fish and chips coming in at under 4 dollars. The calamari were probably the tastiest dish. It was nice that the owner of the place was constantly checking in on us making sure it was...More

Thank AlexBTraveler
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Food was average, portions were good size. Porbably won't go back. Restaurant was not busy however no one paid attention to us. We had to call got menu's, then call for someone to take out drinks order......call someone for our order. Table was greasy, sauce...More

Thank Jeffster89
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Visited the restaurant on a very busy night (29 December 2017), although we did not have to queue to enter. We waited over 30 minutes for our meal, which I normally would consider acceptable taking into account that the restaurant was busy. When our meal...More

Thank Desigan321
Reviewed 4 January 2018

We visited Melrose Arch to view the fantastic Christmas lights display set up for the season. Lights display was brilliant, and then we went for dinner at Ocean basket.

Thank Bruno V
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Extremely busy with families coming to see Xmas lights in Melrose Arch. Service was good despite waiter's and management being overworked. Unfortunately frozen prawns were undercooked and sole was very dry. Franchisor - where is the dry Rose wine? 3 sweet wines on the menu?...More

Thank Bggl
Reviewed 4 December 2017

This Restaurant is just over the road From Protea hotel Melrose Arch and if you love fish you will not make a mistake visiting them. Quick service and one of the best Ocean Baskets I ever visited

Thank guestgV7593FI
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Highchairs Available
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High St, Melrose Arch | Shop 4, Melrose Square, Johannesburg 2001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 684 1623
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