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The Square Spoon

St Augustine Str, Paternoster, Saldanha Bay Municipality 7381, South Africa
+27 72 208 2047
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“prawns” (36 reviews)
“salad” (28 reviews)
“seafood curry” (21 reviews)
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African, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
St Augustine Str, Paternoster, Saldanha Bay Municipality 7381, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This reataurant is very unpretentious but has great atmosphere as it is family run and thus hands on - always a key to running a good restaurant We had a salad with pear avocado and macadamia with lettuce leaves - amazing I was a little...More

Thank petesaund
Reviewed 5 days ago

Good food, great service and even better food. i love the ambiance, it makes for a very interesting dining experience.

Thank Mbali M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our second time at this establishment and they did not disappoint. Food well cooked with excellent service. Will happily return and recommend.

Thank Leisel B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the fish cakes and the Angel fish. Both were beautifully cooked and very tasty. The chips and coconut rice was also superb. The lady serving us was honest about which were the best dishes and we really appreciated her advice.

Thank Lesley-Ann M
Reviewed 3 November 2017

We had dinner at the Square Spoon on a Wedneday night. The Kingklip was outstanding and I had the option to choose baby marrow noodles as a side dish. The fish was also served with a delicate salad. I can not fault the meal or...More

Thank CuriousMeerkatjie
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Great and relaxed atmosphere with a fire place. Friendly and excellent service from all staff members!

Thank annelizenortje
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Very good service from staff and owner always good service from seafood and pizza all the food fresh from the citchhen crayfish the best owner there all the time see u again keep up good with good service

Thank Sias S
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

The next time our guests at Stay at Emily and Bokkoms in Paternoster ask where they can eat seafood I will confidently reply Square Spoon after our dinner on 29 September. We all had different fish options and were able to combine it with different...More

Thank amandaatemily
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Staff were lovely. The food was nice and portions generous. They at least had vegetarian and vegan options which was good. Wine menu a bit scant, and the wine we did want was out of stock sadly.

Thank MonPeach
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Wow, wow. Have the oysters as an appetiser, muscles for starter and seafood curry as a main. Thank me later... I take credit cards! Between the lovely Rochelle and the incredible manager/chef Louis you will feel like you are dining in Paris or Amsterdam... Pinch...More

1  Thank Wayne M
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23 January 2015|
Response from LouisvanStaden | Property representative |
Hi the phone number for The Square Spoon Patermoster is +27 72 208 2047 and my number is +27 828241519 Thanks Louis van Staden Owner
23 January 2015|
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Response from LouisvanStaden | Property representative |
Hi The Square Spoon no: +27 72 208 204 7 Regards Louis
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$59
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, View, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St Augustine Str, Paternoster, Saldanha Bay Municipality 7381, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Saldanha Bay Municipality  >  Paternoster
  • Phone Number: +27 72 208 2047
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At The Square Spoon we aim to marry "East with West" African style. Namely West Coast (South Africa) to East Coast (Mozambique) So on our menu there are dishes of both! We also cater for vegetarians and vegans! Come and enjoy!
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