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Harbourview Restaurant

23 Quayside Centre | Corner Wharf Road and St Georges Street, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
+27 21 786 1431
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good31%
  • Average19%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible20%
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“curry” (6 reviews)
“fish chips” (6 reviews)
“local fish” (3 reviews)
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23 Quayside Centre | Corner Wharf Road and St Georges Street, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The seating on the outside veranda is great although the view itself of the naval dockyard is nothing to write home about. You definitely need to book seats ahead of time or sit inside. The staff were friendly and helpful and the food great. The...More

Thank Klaus G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were a group of over twenty and eat outside on the terrace. Our orders were taken promptly and our drinks came within a few minutes. We did not have to wait long for a meals which were excellent. Staff were cheery and helpful and...More

Thank George P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited harbour view with our guide for lunch at 1st the staff was friendly upon entering we seated ourselves outside on the deck to enjoy the view our order was placed atmosphere was calm until we heard an argument between a waiter and a tourist...More

Thank OnAir824421
Reviewed 10 October 2018

We were quite disappointed that we couldn't get the outdoor bench....as they're all reserved by tour groups.... :`-( so indoor we were....food was very good, but service was sporadic.

Thank MK330
Reviewed 9 October 2018

We stopped here for lunch after visiting the penguins. The local beer was good, the fish & chips (kingklip) was ok and the service was ok.

Thank Russ C
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Waiting to get into our accommodation we just fancied some pancakes that were on the menu. However they didn't have any so we ordered waffles with salty caramel sauce and ice cream plus a coffee. It was all delicious. Great view overlooking the harbour

Thank 49Pam
Reviewed 12 August 2018

We were In Simonstown for the week end with our 2 doggies, we were looking for a place to have breakfast. I walked into Harbourview Restaurant to ask if we could sit at tables outside. The restaurant was empty but 2 women sat at a...More

Thank vinnydrew
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We ate outside, overlooking the harbour. The food and drink came quickly and the hake and chips were delicious.

Thank N D
Reviewed 19 July 2018

The food here is mediocre at best, the service leaves lots to be desired, and the management (the fake blonde manageress) has no clue what is good for the shop! There is some fantastic music talent, that improves on the vibe, by playing at the...More

1  Thank richandnadesbentley
Reviewed 15 July 2018

The place was empty on a lovely Sunday lunchtime. That should have been an indication! We got 2 x tough and tasteless steaks and 3 x fish that were full of bones. Plates were cold and we had to send our wine glasses back to...More

1  Thank LorraineW1579
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Quayside Centre | Corner Wharf Road and St Georges Street, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Simon's Town
  • Phone Number: +27 21 786 1431
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