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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 good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (118 reviews)
“seafood platter” (19 reviews)
“chops” (5 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 22:00All hours
Seafood, Sushi, Gluten Free Options
Dolphin Beach | Table View, Cape Town Central 7441, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was recommended to us and what a find.You need to book, especially if you want a window table. Have been twice. Food and service are exceptional. Be aware portions are large.I over faced my self first time shared a starter then had the Thai...More

Thank Helen L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good restaurant for fish lovers.Lovely sushi dishes.Has a good view over to the ocean...can have a better view for sunset.We all enjoyed our dinner there

Thank Phindani E N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My first time visiting on lunch date with my fiance. Ordered the oyster special which includes a glass of bubbly. Oysters took 30 min to arrive, minus the bubbly which arrived 10min later by the time our oysters where all but finished. On top of...More

Thank Marc G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a table as we were guests at the Dolphin Beach Hotel, was given a table in the Hotel breakfast room which was where actually ate breakfast that day in a hot room away from the main restaurant, very hot and air conditioning clearly not...More

Thank bswest
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Their steak was lovely which i ordered roomservice for dinner. But breakfast was just boring. They should charge separately, not bed and breakfast. Waiters were so angry and bored.

Thank 1159Mih
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

If 2018 is based on our experience at BlowFish there are gooooood things coming our way ! Visited this establishment before numerous times and was NEVER disappointed. Great seafood, great views, great service and good winelist !

Thank Coetzers
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Myself and a party of five went to Blowfish for New Years Eve and had a fantastic night! We arrived and were promptly lead to a table which was decked out with all types of fluoro themed party decorations. There was a lady who was...More

Thank Ballerina07
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Great view from the restaurant over table mountain and the bay. A blustery day as usual in those parts however we had a window table within the restaurant. Food and service were good, though some of the steaks were overdone. As you would expect it’s...More

Thank Matt C
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

We arrived at 6pm - a family group of 8 - and were coldly told by the unsmiling staff at the counter - we are fully booked. The restaurant was empty. The guests arrive in an hour - he said. We bought some sushi for...More

2  Thank Anu P
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Having frequented Blowfish often for sushi, we were extremely disappointed last evening. There was very little to almost nothing on the belt during the course of the early evening. When I complained to the manager, his response was, "oh well, too bad". It wasn't particularly...More

Thank 02GeeKay08
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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
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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
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
  • E-mail
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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