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Codfather Seafood & Sushi

37 The Drive Avenue, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
+27 21 438 0782
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish” (1,154 reviews)
“sushi” (723 reviews)
“langoustines” (155 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
37 The Drive Avenue, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday

The seafood menu is excellent with a lot of variety.Fresh fish is on display that you can choose from so that the chef can prepare it for you.The sushi bar is also a great alternative where you can sit at the bar and have various...More

Thank Andreas K S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited here tonight with my partner. Both had fish of the day, I had it with calamari and she had it with prawns. Both really enjoyed it, lovely fresh seafood at a very reasonable price. Friendly service and great surroundings

Thank Neil G
Reviewed 2 days ago

Would recommend a reservation if you are visiting in the evening,lunchtimes not to busy.We enjoyed the whole experience,staff had great knowledge of produce all prepared and cooked superbly well and presented to the table fabulously!!! Butter fish and lobster are just a couple of things...More

Thank Steve L
Reviewed 2 days ago

We were recommended this restaurant by our hotel. It was all the things some of the other reviews have highlighted - busy and buzzy and the food was lovely but i have to say the system for ordering is something of a gimmick and you...More

Thank EbbishamTripper
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We have been there with a total party of 10 people. There is no menu to choose from but a running sushi bar - where you can help yourself with sushi as a starter. It it uncomfortable to get the sushi - as there are...More

Thank H-Charlotti
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had heard lots of good things about this place & it lived up to its expectations. Our waiter was great & very helpful. It was super busy so service wasn’t the quickest but we weren’t in a hurry. The sushi was absolutely delicious, we...More

Thank Tango_Tango45
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Busy and buzzy as always! Been on each trip to the Cape and never been disappointed. Lots of delicious items of sushi to select for a starter though this time I opted for grilled prawns. Then delicious tranche of tuna perfectly cooked as ever. Attentive...More

Thank teddyontour
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is one of the nicest seafood restaurants that I have been to in a while. Had an amazing meal with colleagues. I am allergic to seafood and the Manager made sure that the kitchen prepared something for me aswell. Great atmosphere and the food...More

Thank dwenb
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I read about the Codfather on trip advisor so booked our table well in advance. So glad we did. Our waiter was great - super friendly and so knowledgeable. Sashimi was delicious, as was the crayfish. I was disappointed that the oysters were not shucked...More

Thank Vanessa G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very busy restaurant . Fresh fish meal was excellent and the food was delicious . Not a relaxing meal since the restaurant was very busy but atmosphere and food were excellent

Thank SteveMaskill
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28 September 2017|
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Response from Nico S | Reviewed this property |
Apologies for late reply. At the window closes to road
21 March 2017|
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Response from John27k | Reviewed this property |
Hi Claire Sorry I'm so late in answering, it can tend to be noisy so it's probsbly best to go about 7ish when they're not so busy. John
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 The Drive Avenue, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Camps Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 21 438 0782
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