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Codfather Seafood & Sushi

37 The Drive Avenue, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
+27 21 438 0782
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish” (1,091 reviews)
“sushi” (689 reviews)
“langoustines” (147 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 2 days ago via mobile

The God Father never disappoints on their sushi! Fresh and made by the chef on your request! And various interesting types! Even my boy loves it! In Camps Bay probably the best we have had and every time! My suggestion is to keep out the...More

Thank Wscott010
Reviewed 5 days ago

Small offer of fish and seafood, no fantasy in the preparation. Prices are double as high compared to an average restaurant in Camps Bay. Very noisy place, impossible to have a conversation.

Thank Ward D
Reviewed 5 days ago

Reserve in advance - it is always overcrowded with excited tourists!) Seafood is top quality, Chef is my hero! Sashimi is the best in hemisphere... And noisy happy crowd is important part of the feast when you are part of it))

Thank CreativeDivemaster
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This places serves by far the best fish and sushi I have ever eaten. You can select from a variety of different fish which is then grilled and served with rice and veggies. You can have delicious sushi before or after... whatever you like. Great...More

Thank Andreas N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I visited the codfather on the recommendation of a tour guide we had in Cape Town and what a recommendation it turned out to be!! We went for a late lunch/early dinner. We were warmly welcomed, seated by the window and we...More

Thank jamesdb88
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were very luck and managed to get a seat on a Saturday night at 7pm with no reservation. I would say this was very lucky and I recommending booking if you don’t want to miss out! The concept is no menu, you go to...More

1  Thank Emma G
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are two options when you eat here (and I wish I would've known more about this). There is not a traditional menu. Option 1: You sit at sushi bar and order from the revolving belt, you pay base on the color of your plate...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The visit becomes an experience when it starts when the waitor brings you to the dish with the available seafood on display and you can select what you want to eat. In other words, select your favourites and they will cook them up for you....More

Thank MrBanister
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here is great and the atmosphere very relaxed whilst still feeling like a special night out. The fish is delicious, definitely try out a sharing platter and enjoy with chilled white wine. Ask for a table by the window so you can see...More

Thank Tim F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there after a recommendation by friends. They were packed but we luckily were given seats on the running sushi counter with the option for the full menu. Since it was very busy that night and time, the waiter seemed to be a bit...More

Thank Sarah G
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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
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, 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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