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Ocean Basket Melrose Arch

High St, Melrose Arch | Shop 4, Melrose Square, Johannesburg 2001, South Africa
+27 11 684 1623
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good44%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (8 reviews)
“calamari” (3 reviews)
“melrose arch” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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LOCATION
High St, Melrose Arch | Shop 4, Melrose Square, Johannesburg 2001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 45 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of food. Service a little slow but worth the wait. Excellent seafood. Had prince prawns and an appetizer of mussels. Plenty to eat and all very delicious.

Thank nancycM1275XR
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The best Ocean basket at Johannesburg ! They service Standart butter and bread and three different garlic ,spicy and mayonnaise sauce ;knife and fork that wrapped the paper napkin ; plates . Service is friendly

Thank Canka60
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in the Melrose Arch Hotel one night and the staff recommended the Ocean Basket for its good seafood and safe location just outside of the hotel. We had a delicious dinner of prawns and calamari, followed by ice cream for dessert. The restaurant...More

Thank Pam E
OceanB21, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Basket Melrose Arch, responded to this reviewResponded today

So glad to read about your experience with us at Ocean Basket Melrose Arch. We hope to see you soon! The OB Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good food at reasonable prices in a secure location (Melrose Arch). It was too cool to eat outside. Servers were welcoming us in, but not as friendly when we left (and yes, we left them a tip).

Thank FL_TraveltheWorld
OceanB21, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Basket Melrose Arch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

So glad to read about your experience with us at Ocean Basket Melrose Arch. We hope to see you soon! The OB Team

Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

We had the Queen Prawns Fish n Chips Footlong fish sandwich Good coffee and I ordered a Dom Pedro (a bit too thick but I loved it) Great food and lovey waiters.

Thank Gavin O
OceanB21, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Basket Melrose Arch, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

This review is o-fish-ally awesome Gavin O. So glad to read about your great food and service experience. We look forward to having you back again soon. The OB Team

Reviewed 20 August 2018

Visited this restaurant again with family (their decision to visit). Our group ordered various items and found them to be of sub-standard quality. I especially noted the tiniest calamari heads served on the platters we ordered. Others in the group complained of the poor quality...More

Thank Desigan321
OceanB21, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Basket Melrose Arch, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Hi Desigan321, We are concerned to see that your experience was not a good one. Please follow the link http://eyerys.net/ocean to send us your contact details so we can get in touch with you. We look forward to hearing from you. The OB Team

Reviewed 19 August 2018

Welcoming and well prepared food. Nice location and quick service. The staff is very nice and we always had the same service every time we ate there.

Thank yves l
OceanB21, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Basket Melrose Arch, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

This review is o-fish-ally awesome yves l. So glad to read about your awesome experience. We look forward to having you back again soon. The OB Team

Reviewed 14 August 2018

It's always ecpxcellent what's expected.mp they never let you down...service always good and food alwas good

Thank maxine1andonly
OceanB21, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Basket Melrose Arch, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

This review is o-fish-ally awesome maxine1andonly. So glad to read about your great food and service experience. We look forward to having you back again soon. The OB Team

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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
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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