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Bell and Anchor Restaurant

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131 Marine Terrace | Scottburgh, Scottburgh 4180, South Africa
+27 39 976 0867
10:00 - 23:00
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Bell and Anchor are a very dependable restaurant to go to for their excellent 4 course Sunday Buffet. We have previously been and ordered a la carte as well and thoroughly enjoyed that too. What my friends and I like about their Sunday Buffet is one can decide on the spur of the moment to join. No reservations necessary... More 

Thank Dianna S
Scottburgh, South Africa
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A family member recently held their wedding reception at this Restuarant and the service and food was excellent. The staff were very helpful and obliging. The only drawback was that at about 9p.m. a beach bar some two doors away pumped up their music and created a disruptive ambiance. Othereise very good.

Thank Yar41
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38 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

Very good sushi and extremely helpful waiter. Very patient with the order. Very clean and nice décor.

Thank secreyme1
Benoni, South Africa
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57 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Slow service, table of 12, we were allocated one waiter. Dinks slow to arrive, food was average but a little pricey

Thank Alison S
Durban, South Africa
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch. The food was full of flavour and it has a great relaxing feel with the Sea Views from the restaurant. The reason for my rating of 3 out of 5, was because the one meal said one element was prawns and we actually had shrimps and the Lamb Shank was a bit small for the... More 

Thank Mark H
Vanderbijlpark, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

After some browsing on the net we decided to visit Bell and Anchor as it was family friendly. On arrival we were greated like regulars and shown to our table. The drinks order was taken and arrived promptly. We had starters (Peri-Peri Chicken Liver), 3x Main Course (Lamb Curry, 6 Prince Prawns and Calamri Steak). For an in-betweener we had... More 

Thank piemansa
Johannesburg, South Africa
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42 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

after an excellent meal was looking forward to dessert which was ice cream with chocolate sauce... very disappointing come on people if you are gonna charge R36 for ice cream with chocolate sauce please make sure that it is proper ice cream with no icicles...

Thank Pratibha N
debbiea830, Owner at Bell and Anchor, responded to this review

Hi Pratibha please accept our apologize. Our supplier delivered the ice cream yesterday and only after we saw your complaint online did we examine it and have ascertained that the ice cream was partially melted when they delivered it . Are you still in the area? Can we invite you back for 2 complimentary desserts? Thank you for letting us... More 

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21 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

While the service can be a little slow, the food selection is stunning and delicious. Sushi is excellent and half price on Wednesdays. Look over the ocean while enjoying really good food. Try their chicken livers, WOW!!!

Thank Natalie D
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Was told by our Waiter their sushi is the bést in town & he didn't lie: the lical platter was fresh & creative & the bést I've ever had!

Thank Marne O
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Had dinner on 28/10/2016 and sushi for lunch 29/10/2016. Food were excellent and waitresses very friendly. Had a good time. Well done!!

Thank Dewald N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4,5 of 5 bubbles
    4,5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Sushi, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 131 Marine Terrace | Scottburgh, Scottburgh 4180, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Scottburgh
  • Phone Number: +27 39 976 0867
Not have own websitehttp://www.margate.co.za/z-to-do/bellandanchor.htm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?