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Harbour House

Kalk Bay Harbour, Kalk Bay 7975, South Africa
+27 21 788 4133
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (231 reviews)
“prawns” (124 reviews)
“angel fish” (17 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Kalk Bay Harbour, Kalk Bay 7975, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Popped in here for lunch on a Sunday - very busy but they fitted us in upstairs, just one of several restaurant options. Beautifully simple blue and white decor enhances the restaurant’s perfect position overlooking the water, which reminded us of its presence from time...More

Thank Victoria P
Reviewed 2 days ago

Meals were beautifully cooked, service first class, waiters knowledgeable about the menu. Wine was also very good. Overall a very pleasant dining experience, with a wonderful view over the bay.

Thank garyo652015
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Window doesn’t always mean sea view. Bit disappointed as it was my birthday and we’d pre booked and there was a vacant sea view the whole time we were there. Service was slow but food was good .

Thank JacquiEdenbridge
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been here before and it is always fantastic food and a great staff. This visit was the best ever. We had the most amazing waitress and she had maked jokes with us and was one big smile through the whole evening. And we...More

Thank René B
Reviewed 1 week ago

For some unfathomable reason, we haven't been here for years- and it has certainly been our loss. The setting is perfect for a long lazy lunch, and the food was divine. The langoustine and prawns were simply delicious, and I broke my golden rule and...More

Thank Jane R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service was very good and attentive with excellent explanation of the daily specials. Personally I preferred the version of the slightly smaller prawns with 10 —12 on the plate rather than the 6 I got this time (albeit bigger) Will definitely return, and .hope that...More

Thank LU39
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Aside from the magnificent view and the seals frolicking in the ocean below us, the meal and service was faultless. Our very lovely waiter, Kevin, was friendly and efficient throughout our meal. It is quite evident that the staff here have been properly trained! We...More

Thank TJM65
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yum, so good! My husband and I really loved this restaurant. The view, the food, the ambience, all were amazing. We ordered a tempura roll and the potato & parmesan gnocchi as starters, SOOO delicious!! We usually don’t like gnocchi that much, but it really...More

Thank amirajane
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want good seafood are willing to pay for it, this is your place. Feel the sea from open windows, excellent wines and service. The seafod platter for is not cheap, but it´s big enough for three. Try the ceviche as a starter.

Thank Exu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were so excited about our lunch at harbour view as we have visited others and was fabulous. This one either has a bad chef and or it is stuck in the dark ages. Almost every single restaurant in Cape Town has embraced the gin...More

Thank Mespey
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Questions & Answers
Brenda W
13 December 2017|
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Response from Demeter | Reviewed this property |
Wherever you sit the view is great. I prefer one of the table right next to the window, there is a cute little table on a balcony which is very private...but may be rather windy on some days!
Melissa B
6 July 2017|
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Response from 44scillybilly |
Yes, all menu prices are in Rands, it is still very good value Tim c
1 December 2016|
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Response from Rob H | Reviewed this property |
Please ask the restaurant directly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kalk Bay Harbour, Kalk Bay 7975, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Kalk Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 21 788 4133
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Harbour House Restaurant is located in the heart of an old working fishing harbour.Come and experience fine dining as the waves splash up against the windows while you enjoy the freshest seafood and line fish caught from our own boat.Window tables are a must so reservations are essential!
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