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Codfather Seafood & Sushi

37 The Drive Avenue, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
+27 21 438 0782
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish” (1 252 reviews)
“sushi” (765 reviews)
“langoustines” (185 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
37 The Drive Avenue, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday

Went to Codfather upon recommendation and we didn't regret it. The restaurant is located in the second floor with a beautiful view of the sea (if you're staying at the main room and not the wine cellar). Service was attentive and food was great. After...More

Thank 987Kat
Reviewed yesterday

I ate at The Codfather in October 2018 while on holiday in Capetown. This restaurant does not have a menu - the seafood is displayed for the customer to choose from and then it is priced based on market price that day. There was a...More

Thank Aideen B
Reviewed 2 days ago

Good food and friendly staff to help you select from a variety of fresh seafood. Right in the heart of beautiful Camps Bay

Thank Bruce C
Reviewed 3 days ago

if you like seafood this is a must whilst you are in Cape town in the thriving camps bay about 20 minutes form the waterfront via taxi. The menu is great with freshly caught fish on display, you go up with your server and they...More

Thank Shaun M
Reviewed 3 days ago

You chose your fish/seafood from the superb counter display, they weigh it for you and tell you the cost. You can change your mind/add more/ remove anything at this stage. It is then cooked and served with sauces and vegetables. It's a way to try...More

Thank Linda F
Reviewed 4 days ago

Recommended by others we had a table reserved by the window. The online booking process was very easy and efficient. Great buzz and atmosphere, drinks brought quickly and the ordering process explained. We chose our sushi starters, really fresh and very tasty. Taken over to...More

Thank ScotlandEartha
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I was seated at the Sushi bar as I was on my own without a reservation. I had a bit of Sashimi as a starter and then Crawfish and Butterfish as main. Everything was delicious. Thank you Lucy for the great service.

Thank ankebrandts
Reviewed 4 days ago

Love the big prawns and the sole for main course. Love the people. Dont let youe eyes take over your ordering.....if you dont want to have too much to eat

Thank DaveM6
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went there on recommandation of our host, we did not have a reservation (Friday night) and were offered seats at the sushi train with the option to order from the full menu, which was ok. We opted for sushi after all as it was quite...More

Thank 693claudep
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were in a group of 18 who booked this restaurant, on recommendation from friends. We were assured that whilst it is a fish restaurant (The clue is in the name!), there were meat options too. Unfortunately, when we arrived, there was only one option...More

Thank skindiverDublin
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Questions & Answers
2 September 2018|
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Response from martinj113 | Reviewed this property |
Hello we found the places we stayed in SA very relaxed about dress codes. This is definitely okay for the clothes you have described in fact I wore something similar but with flip flops. If you going to eat in the evening... More
28 September 2017|
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Response from Nico S | Reviewed this property |
Apologies for late reply. At the window closes to road
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • 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
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
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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