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Blowfish Restaurant

Dolphin Beach | Table View, Cape Town Central 7441, South Africa
+27 21 556 5464
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (117 reviews)
“seafood platter” (22 reviews)
“fresh fish” (8 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 22:00 Hours
Seafood, Sushi, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dolphin Beach | Table View, Cape Town Central 7441, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It was our last night in Cape town so we wanted somewhere special and Dolphin Beach was it! Great food and a lovely view and sunset. Service was superb and the wine list was extensive. Highly recommend!

Thank Maggie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of my favourite sushi places. On Wednesday, they have a buffet. Don't order the platter however unless you really like sushimi and nigiri. If you choose not to go for the buffet, they have a large variety of delicious sushi.

Thank JarrodM173
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Made a reservation for an early diner, my wife and I were seated at window with the most beautiful sea view. The service was very efficient and the waiters knowledge of the menu was excellent. We decided to share their seafood platter special which had...More

Thank willy l
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stop for a quick bite. Whole family had sushi or sushi salads. Food was ok . Beautiful views of Table Mountain

Thank 86nicob
Reviewed 10 September 2018

The food is very tasty and well prepared. The service is very quick with friendly staff. They are also very clean.

Thank 825fm
Reviewed 30 August 2018

We go there often but lately the service and food has been excellent. We were served by Geneveve on our last visit and she was top class and will recommend you request her as your waitress when visiting. The starters were great, the oysters super...More

Thank Moon7861
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Fantastic seafood, great service,awesome view. Each night of the week they have a different special. There was live music on the Sunday night.

Thank GrahamP1302
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Nice restaurant and good service, but I'm afraid the food is decidedly average. We decided on the prawn and calamari special. The prawns were OK, but the calamari was coated in a weird coating that had the consistency of beach pebbles. And the sauce tasted...More

Thank WillieFritz
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely food with a nice ambiance. I had oysters sushi and a rib eye steak. All were really good and the service was excellent. I recommend this restaurant.

Thank MichaelR11328
Reviewed 8 August 2018

We arrived at blowfish just after 11am when breakfast was closed, but the manager insisted that we have breakfast even though we indicated that we could order from the menu. As he opened the door for us on the way out he apologised if they...More

Thank DonovanStuurman
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27 January 2017|
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Response from Kyle D | Property representative |
Hi Khusfeld Thanks for getting in touch. It depends entirely on how much you'd like to eat, as well as whether you prefer more Traditional Sushi or if you wish to indulge in Blowfish's Signature Sushi. Please have a look... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dolphin Beach | Table View, Cape Town Central 7441, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 556 5464
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Renowned for picturesque views of Table Bay and Table Mountain. Blowfish is a fine seafood restaurant ensuring that you enjoy sensational dining. Our famous fish counter allows you to make a selection from an array of fresh seafood and customise your order according to weight. Come enjoy seafood, sushi, atmosphere and views.
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