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Codfather Seafood & Sushi

37 The Drive Avenue, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
+27 21 438 0782
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“fresh fish” (218 reviews)
“sushi” (751 reviews)
“butterfish” (88 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
37 The Drive Avenue, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Fantastic place, staff are super friendly as soon as you enter, it was packed out when when walked in but they made sure they found us a table and they were very attentive. The sushi bar was great! I would definitely revisit if I was...More

Thank Tamara G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best fish restaurants I've been to! Just choose whatever fish/seafood you want from the counter and let the chefs do their magic with it. I had kingklip and prawns, absolutely delicious. Wound love to comebhere again and try some other kund of...More

Thank Kristina H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We live in South Florida- so we know good seafood! When our guide in Capetown recommended this restaurant for its excellent seafood my husband and I had to go. There is no menu- your server brings you up to the seafood show case and you...More

Thank Wendy G
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I enjoyed one of the best meals of our lives at the Codfather! The dining experience is unique as there is no true menu and you are instead taken to a display of fresh seafood and provided with information on the selections....More

Thank MGB724
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located just off the front of Camps Bay lies this popular restaurant. It has two distinct halves. On one side, a sushi conveyor belt and on the other a seafood restaurant with a difference. No menu as such, you choose the fish raw from the...More

Thank Ann H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

These guys know what they're doing..the charming waiter will take you over to the fresh fish counter and talk you though all the choices, this is then cooked to perfection for you to enjoy! we had a great view out of the window but I'm...More

Thank Yanie22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have been a few times. We were 6 for lunch on a Sunday. Not busy at all. Service was a bit slowish. Sushi ,well had much nicer. I had tuna which was great with rice and vegetables. Rest of the table calamari and kingklip. Last...More

Thank Shirls45
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Price is seldom a topic in my reviews. I don't mind paying when the food is good. We opted to try virtually everything they had to offer with a personalised platter but we're so disappointed with the food. Everything was grilled with the same spice....More

Thank NunoFrancoFernandes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service and food. Fish lovers paradise. No need to say anymore. Oh yes I believe you can take your own drink!

Thank jo-gozo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loooved this place. It was recommended to us by our hotel and we loved it. The seafood is so fresh and I love how you get to literally see what you will be eating. Before you pay, they tell you how much it is...More

Thank mph04
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28 September 2017|
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Response from Nico S | Reviewed this property |
Apologies for late reply. At the window closes to road
21 March 2017|
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Response from John27k | Reviewed this property |
Hi Claire Sorry I'm so late in answering, it can tend to be noisy so it's probsbly best to go about 7ish when they're not so busy. John
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 The Drive Avenue, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Camps Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 21 438 0782
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