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Codfather Seafood & Sushi

37 The Drive, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
+27 21 438 0782
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish” (1 071 reviews)
“sushi” (672 reviews)
“langoustines” (144 reviews)
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Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Gluten Free Options
37 The Drive, Camps Bay 8005, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

They don't have a menu . You just see the fresh fish and lobster... and choose them and they cook it for you the way you want. Very good quality .limited choice of side dishes.

Thank Marjan-Herbert
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The reviews are justified. We were seated at the sushi counter as all tables were full, though it didn’t matter as the buzz was good and our waiter was superb. Sadly, thanks to the Champagne, I can’t recall his name. Anyway, as I like my...More

Thank C&A_London
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The food here was absolutely second to none and choosing it is such a great experience. The service was excellent and it was all washed down with lots of wine. Ask for a table in the main restaurant though. In my opinion it’s much better...More

Thank lindylou102
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you feel like a real sea food experience this is the place in camps bay. The service can go from good to excellent. The food never disappointed me. Can be a bit noise but nothing unbearable. Highly recommended

Thank Washington M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great sushi (not normally a fan) prawns and baby calamari to die for and super fresh fish. Excellent service. Washed down with Elgin Ridge Sauvignon blanc.

Thank bobwhicher
Reviewed 4 days ago

Uff, this meal was spectacular. We totally over-ordered, but it was totally worth it. We got the oyters to start and followed with crawfish, blue nose fish, butter fish, and it was all absolutely delectable. We even got sushi while we were waiting for the...More

Thank Bhavna K
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Cod Father is a choose your fish restaurant. The atmosphere is lively and the food is fantastic. I would put this on a must for a visit to Camps Bay

Thank JPdigger
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had great fun at Codfather choosing our fish from the counter and drinking a good few glasses of the wonderful Usana Pinot Gris they have on their comprehensive wine list. Don't worry if lumps of raw fish are a mystery to you - your...More

Thank claranda
Reviewed 6 days ago

We live in Cape Town and have frequently visited this restaurant. Although the food is decent, it has become a victim of its own success and the service has gone downhill. It is only possible to book at 7pm or 9pm, this obviously means a...More

Thank Ian W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow! What an experience. We wrre recommended this restaurant and it didnt disappoint. Amazing service from victor. If your get him as a waiter its great. We had king prawns, tuna and swordfish. Amazing. 100%recommend. ENJOY XX

Thank EllisLizi18
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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
  • 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
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 The Drive, 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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