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Firefish

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RR - RRRSeafood, Sushi,
| Shop 154, Victoria Wharf, V&A Waterfront, 8002, South Africa
+27 21 286 4933
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“dim sum” (7 reviews)
“seafood” (10 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:00 Hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Sushi, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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Service
Food
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LOCATION
| Shop 154, Victoria Wharf, V&A Waterfront, 8002, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 78 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

the service we received here was recommendable. very very attentive friendly efficient caring and prompt. the fish meal (swordfish) was very well prepared and presented. wine very pricy, yet enjoyable. will definitely go back again.

Thank 327andrer
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a wonderful experience at Fire Fish. We opted to go for their 2 course set menu. A well balanced selection of dishes available. Very tasty and very well priced. All in all a great evening. Thank you.

Thank Kevin D
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was the first time we had been here. We started with sushi to share - Tuna, Crab and Prawn, all very good. Followed up with Kingclip, again very good. Service was excellent. Just one downside, it was a Monday night and it was quiet...More

Thank terry4800
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant has become a regular for me- the food gets sent out quickly and of course you have the vibe of the waterfront setting. A personal favorite dish for me- is the spinach truffle Parmesan and dried miso salad, I could eat this daily!...More

Thank Beverley D
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Firefish, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for complementary review of Firefish. Thanks for the 5 star rating - We really appreciate it. Your positive feedback is very encouraging and a motivation for us to keep our standards improving. Glad that you enjoyed your experience and thank you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While walking around the waterfront I found myself in the mood for seafood. There were a vast array of restaurants serving seafood however Firefish had the most interesting options in my opinion so it got the nod. TIP: You may be tempted to sit at...More

Thank BrettOnTheRoad
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Lovely setting especially on a wind free evening, so we sat out side on the patio. Friendly waiters showed us to a table for 4. Then the 1st surprise as the wine we had taken was not allowed !!! Luckily the wine list had Springfield...More

Thank gibbhelps
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Firefish, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback. We sincerely apologise that we have not met all your expectations. Your issues raised in the review has been brought to the attention of the management team and has been addressed. We hope that...More

Reviewed 2 April 2018

We ate here twice in mid-December 2017. Well placed restaurant on the exterior of the Victoria Waterfront Shopping Complex with good views over harbour. Very good fish and obliging staff. Recommended Our meal for two persons, two courses only cost us £60.00 approx

Thank Terumah
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

We ate at Firefish 3 times during our 3 week stay. The staff members we met were friendly and accommodating. We only sampled the fish and vegetarian options and, all but one dish, these were beautifully cooked and presented. The restaurant enjoys a beautiful position...More

2  Thank Janeyem
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Firefish, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Thank you so much for complementary review of Firefish. We sincerely appreciate it. Your positive feedback is very encouraging and a motivation for us to keep our standards improving. Glad that you enjoyed your experience and thank you for choosing Firefish! We hope to have...More

Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

This was our last lunch in Cape Town and did not disappoint. The calamari was delicious and the fries very tasty. A different twist. A bit pricey but an excellent location with lively views.More

Thank Jacqui L
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Firefish, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2018

Thank you so much for complementary review of Firefish. We sincerely appreciate it. Your positive feedback is very encouraging and a motivation for us to keep our standards improving. Glad that you enjoyed your experience and thank you for choosing Firefish! We hope to have...More

Reviewed 24 March 2018

We liked this Waterfront restaurant so much we went three times. Great seafood menu including sushi. Good service and a fantastic position on the harbour side.More

Thank Paul H
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Firefish, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2018

Thank you so much for complementary review of Firefish. Thanks for the 5 star rating - We really appreciate it. Your positive feedback is very encouraging and a motivation for us to keep our standards improving. Glad that you enjoyed your experience and thank you...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$23
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
00:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
00:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Shop 154, Victoria Wharf, V&A Waterfront, 8002, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town
  • Phone Number: +27 21 286 4933
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Description
Experience sensational seafood fresh from the ocean and hot off the grill at this sophisticated harbour-side eatery at Cape Town’s bustling V&A Waterfront. All protein cuts are grilled on the state to the art Josper Charcoal Grill. This hybrid grill burns only top-quality charcoal and operates at an ultra-high temperature to allow us to grill and roast while preserving and enhancing the most deli
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