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Ocean Basket

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73 Mc Kenzie st | Georgiou Centre, St Lucia 3936, South Africa
+27 35 590 1241
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10:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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Hluhluwe, South Africa
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This is our most favourite place to go to in St Lucia. The location is perfect being on the main road.Menu has a wide variety of items to order from. Food is excellent all the time.You are able to sit inside or outside. Love it !

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Thank snayager86
Overijse, Belgium
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224 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I actually had the food on my stomach for the next 12 hours, so I remember it very well. Being in St Lucia, we had ordered seafood but it was all a quite heavy and oily. Moreover, it was not a lot for what we paid. I must say that all the other Ocean Baskets that we have been to... More 

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Thank laraBrussels
Lake George, New York
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376 reviews
230 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 329 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Normally I am not a seafood or sushi fan but this place was excellent and made me want more of both. The food was terrific here - everything we had was sensational. When in St Lucia look no further for a place to eat. The food was terrific as noted, the service was good and the prices great as well.

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Thank ADKtraveller
Nelspruit, South Africa
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We sat outside on the balcony late afternoon and it was so perfect. The seafood is amazing. I had the calamari (lots of it) at it was sooooo fresh and tasty. The we moved on to vegetables, sushi and combo's.... Everything was so good. I highly recommend Ocean Basket St Lucia for good food and outstanding service :)

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Thank Landi R
Munich, Germany
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff is very friendly and helpful. You can also order food from the surrounding restaurants which makes it easy to find something good to eat for everyone. Ocean Basket is a restaurant chain but still makes you feel eating in a unique restaurant and the food is simple, but very good!

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Thank Nina K
Stellenbosch, South Africa
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126 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a nice table on the enclosed balcony. Friendly and efficient service. Baby friendly! Food was well prepared and tasty. Everything you expect from Ocean Basket.

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Thank Shaun_Stell
Saffron Walden, United Kingdom
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156 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The great thing about Ocean Basket is that the formula rarely changes and as a result you are guaranteed a tasty meal. There is a range of great seafood and fish offerings from deep fried to sushi. The staff are helpful and show just the right amount of attention without being in your face. Altogether a great lunch

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Thank OrlanB
Indianapolis, Indiana
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37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After hearing from several other travellers that the sushi was safe and delicious I gave it a go. I loved it so much I went back the following night for more!

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Umdloti, South Africa
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Regular visitors when in st Lucia. Food better than average but service today well below the norm or acceptable. Pointed out to management and expect marked improvement on next visit.

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Thank JohnGabriel
London, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

OK food, not wonderful, and took ages for it to be served. The place was not busy either, so no excuses. Wanted grilled fish, but only battered fish available. Disappointing.

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Thank Natasha C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Seafood, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73 Mc Kenzie st | Georgiou Centre, St Lucia 3936, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  St Lucia
  • Phone Number: +27 35 590 1241

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