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Ocean Basket

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St. Johns Piazza, Shop 17 | Main Road, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
+27 21 433 0450
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (30 reviews)
“calamari” (17 reviews)
“grilled sole” (3 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Sushi
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
St. Johns Piazza, Shop 17 | Main Road, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 159 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

one of the best branches i have been to. attentive and nice management, nice terrace . we will keep going back

Thank nicolas s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food and levels of service were as good as can be expected. I am a fan of the Ocean Basket chain as their food is generally good and so are the service levels. This one was well above average for the franchise.

Thank Terry T
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

We love our fish and have been coming to this particular OB for years. It offers great value and excellent quality King clip and Calamari. Love the garlic as well as the veg and chips. Such great value and service too. Thank you for a...More

Thank Irsihpete
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

Just a normal OB. Service is really good. Management make sure you are happy and the staff is friendly. Their food is also good as always.

Thank Zel15
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

If you want a good value for money and not expensive. Nothing fancy. Just a lovely fish restaurant that now serves sushi. Great fresh fish. Nice menu. Love the kingklip (South African firm white fish) with calamari and chips. Can’t complain. Always nice. Highly recommend

Thank Shirls45
Reviewed 11 December 2017

I'd actually give it 8 starts for the service (Clifford) and the presentation of the food as well as the preparation. I chose the Hake and Prawns which were extremely delicious. The seafood is always above par at Ocean Basket. The only thing, and it's...More

Thank Neville P
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Perfect calamari! Delicious kingklip! It's a great place to go if you want to share food. Amazing platters.

Thank Fernanda M
Reviewed 23 November 2017

We were a table of 6 people, the drinks and the food took forever to get to us. I looked around and the restaurant was more than 50% empty, so no excuse in my opinion. When the food came, it was fresh, hot and very...More

Thank Jason S
Reviewed 21 November 2017

This restaurant was recommended by a local. When we found it in the mall we were unsure about what to expect. The staff was friendly and efficient. We were seated outside with a view of the waterfront activity. We ordered a number of dishes and...More

Thank Sylvia M
Reviewed 9 October 2017

This is a franchise and we had been to the Ocean Basket in Harare, Zimbabwe therefore we wanted to compare the service and cuisine. We were not disappointed. We enjoyed the catch of the day and prawns with chips which my husband had and I...More

Thank Gogolicious60
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St. Johns Piazza, Shop 17 | Main Road, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 433 0450
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