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US$75 - US$215
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Seafood
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Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, Drinks
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All reviews calamari fish and chips salad self service south coast nice seafood peak season certainly worth a visit excellent quality lunch with friends at lunchtime great spot lovely food venue oil dorado december
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant has inside, and outside seating on the deck and if you go for Sunday lunch, it is advisable to book if you want to sit outside overlooking the river. They have an extensive menu with starters, salads Vegetarian, seafood , as well as...pizzas. Service was friendly and efficientMore

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 5 January 2021 via mobile

We have visited here on prevoius holidays and are never disappointed. Fish and seafood are always fresh and great. Very good value for money!!

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed 28 December 2020 via mobile

Visit Fish on the River restaurant, but ask to sit at the tables next to the river under the Willow trees. Order drinks at the bar and share the different options on the menu around the table. A great activity and not so expensive. This...place has history too, go visit the small museum next to kitchen for find out more.More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 19 October 2020

We recently visited this venue, which forms part of a small river waterfront development. Most of the tables are situated outside overlooking the river, thus providing a relaxing and attractive outlook. We ordered the grilled hake and chips, together with a salad - all of...which was nicely presented and fresh and tasty. A little different in that you place your order inside on arrival and once ready, its delivered to your table. A bar is available, also on a self service and payment basis. Certainly worth a visit if in the area.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 5 October 2020

We had lunch a seafood platter . awesome atmosphere. Food was great. For good seafood visit Fish on the River.

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 16 March 2020

They have a reasonably priced, good extensive menu & also have weekly specials which were excellent quality & great value. The owners & staff are extremely helpful & friendly and the food & presentation are of a very high standard. They have both iside &...outside seating, so it is a great place by the river no matter what the weather. There were 7 of us eating at lunch time & the service was swift & seamless. We all enjoyed our food immensely & would highly recommend it to anyone staying in the area. Shelley & Courtney (mother & daughter owners) are excellent hosts.More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed 22 February 2020

We had lunch with long-time friends whom we haven't seen for ages. Perfect setting for a reunion and lovely food. We each ordered something different and shared. It was a wonderful meal of dorado, prawns and calamari with chips and salad. The desert afterwards was...just as good and two of us had the chocolate lava cake, which must be the best I have ever had in my entire life. Best seafood on the South coast of KZN. They do, however, have the quaint arrangement that you order and pay upfront at the counter for everything. You therefore make separate payments for drinks, food and desert. Really weird.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 12 February 2020

The seafood platter is an absolute must! The portions are generous and everything was cooked to absolute perfection!

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 25 January 2020 via mobile

Rustic restaurant right next to the river. Food are simple but delicious. Always have the fish and chips

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 13 January 2020

We Visited this venue for the 3rd year in a row during the December peak season. Good prawns, nice open venue.

Date of visit: December 2019
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