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Codfather Seafood & Sushi

) #2 of 38 Restaurants in Camps Bay €€ - €€€ Japanese, Seafood, Sushi
37 The Drive, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
+27 21 438 0782
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“butterfish” (128 reviews)
“fresh fish” (197 reviews)
“sushi” (646 reviews)
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Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
37 The Drive, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
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11 - 20 of 2,411 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was fantastic Really fresh fish and seafood We also chose dim sum and sushi The restaurant is well decorated and modern The service was great One of our favorites!

Thank ofra h
Reviewed 1 week ago

Two sides to this restaurant - the sushi belt and the fresh fish (market style) The sushi was a bit awkward how you had to go up and collect it, was a good selection though despite the quite high prices for small plates (rolls sashimi...More

Thank JoshDeee
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great sushi specials. Sushi bar is a favorite with our kids. We pop down the road in CAMPSBAY for an easy sushi dinner. Also alway great seafood with guests from all over the world. We love going to Codfather

Thank Etienne J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was fine. Service was just ok - eating solo seemed to let them forget about me. I sat out on a deck like area off of the sushi bar and it had a funny smell. I felt strange the entire time. The waiter...More

Thank Amanda N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whenever I'm in Cape Town, I have to visit this restaurant. The seafood is incredible. Tasted the sushi this time and it was so fresh and delicious! We had a large amount of seafood ranging from exotic tropical fish, prawns, calamari, Lobster! It was such...More

Thank Roxy1600
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed everything we ate at Codfather. Loved what felt like an unusual location. Server was friendly & helpful. Tried some sushi that we've never seen before. The platter of fish and seafood was deliciously fresh. The butterfish was a standout!

Thank Stacy T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The only good thing about this place was the fresh food.. We called for dinner at 8.30 and the guy on the phone said that they were closing and people are leaving already... which to my taste wasn't very welcoming. Still we made our way...More

Thank VanRitz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a unique place. Sushi bar on one side and a true market on the other. You can choose your food and how it is prepared. Generous portions and good quality. Service was average. Very crowed so make reservations.

Thank Nick B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best so far in and around Cape Town. You can grab some sushi for starters and then they take you to the fresh fish bar to chose what you would like for the table. Prices are high, even for NY standards (which is obviously not...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

they have a fun ordering system where you pick your fish in weight and then you choose your cooking style. it was very yummy and they had many options, a bit pricy but worth a go.

Thank samawimaui
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Questions & Answers
21 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
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
Pamela B
18 October 2016|
Response from Rob S | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. It's a dine-in restaurant. I didn't see many delivery services in ZA, except for Debonairs Pizza.
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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, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
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, 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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