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Cape Town Fish Market

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| Kings Warehouse, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 418 5977
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11:30 - 23:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat - Sun 11:30 - 23:00
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London, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Went here for a late lunch after returning from Robben Island. Selection of seafood is very good and would cater for nearly all tastes. Went for the fish cakes and surf/turf and wasn't disappointed. Service was with a friendly smile to go with the lovely view of the waterfront. Would return.

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Thank David V
Madrid, Spain
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Ordered the mixed fish platter for two. The hake was a bit off and smelled very very strong. Could not eat it.

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Thank LittleRicky
Sydney, Australia
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54 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

went on valentines day for dinner ,place pumping with people,plenty of service,again so cheap compared to most other countries Wonderful meal,great seafood ,extensive menu Just a fun dining experience ,great atmoshere

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Thank davidd125
Fish Hoek, South Africa
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34 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Have been to many branches of this fine chain, with tourists. Good quality food , their staff know fish and will tell you about the fish .

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Thank davesdrivesandtours
Brisbane, Australia
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Below average service and well below average food, I would not go there again, they can get away with it because it does present like a nice looking venue. Yuk.

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Thank chad l
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Great place, fresh fish and friendly staff. Wrll worth a visit. Pricing was acceptable and thete is a good selection of wines.

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Thank David N
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Sushi was like supermarket style or worse! Ordered a kettle one dirty martini & got a martini glass with water & olives

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Thank Melissa B
Perth, Australia
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49 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I ate here recently two days in a row for lunch and enjoyed it each time. Both times I had 8 fresh oysters and they were very good. First time I had 8 BBQ Prawns and the second time the combination prawns and calamari. Both times I was impressed with the presentation, taste and freshness.

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Thank Jonathan L
Sussex
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37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location and atmosphere. A bit touristy- but then again we were tourists! I had a fish curry, served in an iron pot which was quite delicious. So I was more than happy. My wife had the Kingklip which she enjoyed at the time. However she was then ill all night. The fish looked okay to me but I won't... More 

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Thank MikeSussex
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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107 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I can really recommend the seafood dishes and sushi here. They have an indoor section with air conditioning and a large outdoor terrace with a fantastic view over the Waterfront and Table Mountain. We had a great lunch here and will definitely come back!

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Thank Susanna I

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Kings Warehouse, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 418 5977

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