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Vegetarian Friendly
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Seafood, Bar, Pub
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Table Service, Live Music
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Reviewed 9 June 2022 via mobile

This restuarant is amazing. Not only do they have friendly waiters, but the food is amazing. Freshest fish and melt in your mouth calamari, which is why we visited them twice on our extended weekend holiday. They have a lovely play area for the kiddies,...with a big pool for the hotter days. Do yourself a favour and make sure to drop in for a meal here, you won't regret it.More

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed 27 March 2022 via mobile

Visited JoeFish for brunch. (Only served till 10:00 but they allowed us to order at 11:00) Still don't understand why you cannot order breakfast anytime. Waitress was friendly and very acommodating. Food was better than expected. Fair sized and well priced. Very nice venue and...sure this place pumps during holidays. Next to the pool so kids can enjoy themselves. Must get really loud there. Nice bar and will visit again . 7/10More

Date of visit: March 2022
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202anita, Marketing at JOE FISH RESTAURANT AND BAR, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2022

Thanks for a great review, much appreciated .We have taken note of your breakfast suggestion and will certainly look into the matter.

Reviewed 20 March 2022

Popped in here on a Friday evening with my family who have a place just up the road, they had been raving about the fish and chips special they have on Fridays. Was very impressed with the entire place, nice setting and vibe and great...staff as well as a extensive menu. I would recommend this venue to anyone that is in the area. Quite the place to go...More

Date of visit: March 2022
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202anita, Marketing at JOE FISH RESTAURANT AND BAR, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2022

Wow, thanks for a fantastic review , so pleased that you enjoyed the Joe Fish experience.

Reviewed 21 January 2022 via mobile

It’s wasn’t the best looking restaurant and right next to the swimming pool which could be noisy but saying that the staff was great and the food was good

Date of visit: January 2022
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Reviewed 8 November 2021 via mobile

In the six weeks I spent visiting St Francis, I was able to visit Joe Fish multiple times. This is absolutely the best calamari I have ever tasted, and without a doubt the best St Francis - marina, village, port or cape - has to...offer! Perfectly fried, incredibly tender, and consistently excellent. The ribs also melt in your mouth and are perfectly sauced. The restaurant is very family friendly, with lots of outdoor space and a pool for those who need to cool off. The value is excellent, and the setting relaxed. If I had to identify an area of improvement it is that the serving staff could be a bit friendlier, but having said that, they are polite and efficient. Out of all the restaurants in the area (and I visited pretty much all of them), this is the only one that I would make an effort to return to should I find myself in the area again.More

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 19 September 2021 via mobile

Had breakfast here 1 morning, the chef went out of his way to accommodate us. The waitress was very helpful and friendly

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 6 September 2021

Joe Fish Restaurant was a welcome change when we decided to go there for lunch while visiting Cape St Francis. Its a bit hidden away in a resort so one must read the signs well and just follow the boards. The restaurant itself is very...clean and neat its got a huge swimming pool in front of it with a kids play area also so be careful with small children that cannot swim it can get dangerous unsupervised. It was a beautiful sunny day so we sat outside next to the pool the kids had a blast in the water and the atmosphere was perfect. The special was on and it was calamari and ribs with a bottle of wine and boy was the food fantastic! The calamari is probably the best i have ever had its tender and juicy and the size of that platter was so big 4 people could have easily eaten and be full. We will go again to this place its a good place to eat and relax a bit.More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 22 January 2021 via mobile

Really enjoyed the food and world class service that we received from Jason and all his staff. Will definitely be back ! Also made us hake and chips without the beer in the batter!! Thank you for making our stay more special!! And thank you...for your hands on approach Joe. And the coffee is amazing.More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed 7 January 2021 via mobile

Not fine dining by any stretch but a good place to feed a hungry troop of teenagers. The calamari was fantastically tender but the seasoned coating overly salty, which spoiled it a bit. Had to ask for a new bottle of All Gold because the...All Gold bottle on the table had clearly been refilled with a horrible catering grade tomato sauce (hence 3*.)More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed 1 November 2020 via mobile

On the Cape st Francis resort. Great variety, good service, good breakfasts. If you stay at the resort for a weekend definitely try them out...

Date of visit: November 2020
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We did not make a booking but would recommend it. Remember that the tip is included in the bill and also to compare the price on the bill with the price shown on the menu.
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Yes, JOE FISH RESTAURANT AND BAR offers takeaway services.

JOE FISH RESTAURANT AND BAR is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4.5