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Cnr. of Beach and Recreation Road, Fish Hoek, South Africa
+27 21 782 3066
11:30 - 21:00
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Fish Hoek, South Africa
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Really relaxing restaurant to dine in and great service. Great location and always parking available

Thank GreenCapetours
Fish Hoek, South Africa
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Quick & professional service provided. The window facing table has a fantastic view of Fish Hoek beach where you can watch the all the activities

Thank samuelsliz1
South Africa
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52 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Warm reception. Pleasant ambience. Friendly staff. Service was great. Nice menu. Had steak & calamari. Not bad at all. Had a good meal, great company, service to boot, topped off with a really nice cappuccino. All in all, a most enjoyable evening. When in town, I will certainly visit Barracudas again.

Thank EaterOuter65
Antigua, Guatemala
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The best meal I had in the whole of South Africa! We dined Ada group of 8, and every single meal was brilliant. The service was fantastic too, such friendly staff. And all so reasonably priced, I can't recommend this restaurant enough.

Thank georgenoodle
Falmouth, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always very dependable, well done Barracudas, every time we have plenty to eat, good food and service at reasonable prices. Do try the steak or fish and chips on the special for that day

Thank tcclif
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went as a family of eight and, whilst my sirloin steak was very good, others had chicken schnitzel, which was dry, and fish & chips, which was overcooked in the deep-fryer. The ambience and service was very good.

Thank Dave L
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We were staying about 10 minutes away and asked our hosts for a nice lunch restaurant. Having got the directions we took a wrong turn into Fish Hoek and stumbled upon this place. We were starving and decided the first place we found we would go for. The place looks like a cheaper cafe type place and has matching prices.... More 

Thank Gogues
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Always have great food and services. The pricing has gone up but that's just a sign of the times. Still think it's not bad value. Can get a little loud due to layout but very much worth it.

Thank _mrs_s_r_semple
Cape Town, South Africa
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 April 2017

I live locally and eat here often. They do great Sunday lunches and value for money lunches in winter. Hake and chips and curries are good but my favourite is berries pavlova. Service is attentive and friendly.

Thank sharplesjo1
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Ate twice in 6 days here, both very enjoyable from the chicken schnitzel through all the fish mains and salads. The staff are fun and friendly and the manager explained how he made the chicken curry... Very helpful and friendly...made us feel so at home like we were regulars. Thank you so much, we were so glad we stopped in... More 

Thank bryn19682017

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr. of Beach and Recreation Road, Fish Hoek, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Fish Hoek
  • Phone Number: +27 21 782 3066
Barracudas is a family restaurant with a relaxed atmosphere specialising in seafood. The restaurant, situated on the Fish Hoek beach front, boasts a fresh, contemporary and natural feel with a touch of coral and aqua.
Maximum views have been created through floor to ceiling glass.
The restaurant is fully licenced.

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