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Blue Waters Cafe

Marine Dr -7, The Beachfront Boardwalk | Marine Drive, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
+27 41 583 4110
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good46%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (29 reviews)
“fish” (42 reviews)
“pancakes” (7 reviews)
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Seafood, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Marine Dr -7, The Beachfront Boardwalk | Marine Drive, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
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Reviewed today via mobile

Arrived unannounced to a fully booked restaurant on a sunny Sunday afternoon. Bad move. What did I expect? Need to book next time. However I was squeezed in. Had the line fish, yellowtail and a couple of beers. Good enough for another visit. Book outside...More

Thank Gazzamanne
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I have eaten at Blue Waters Cafe many times and always had an excellent meal. Today's was a disappointment. I chose beer battered fish. The batter and fish was tasteless and the tartare sauce was like watered down mayonnaise with a few bits of something...More

Thank Carol R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our breakfast was very good and nicely presented - menu offered several choices to suit all tastes and was reasonably priced. Staff were very pleasant and service was efficient. Great meal and great view. Recommended

Thank cmay244
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located overlooking the sea. Extensive menu with nice drinks and food. Friendly service. Great for lunch.

Thank Philiph S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for an early dinner. An extensive menu which is usually a warning sign but we went for a chicken dish and mussels. Unfortunately lacked any taste or flavour, might have done better to have gone next door ( KFC ) Service and staff...More

Thank Kevin T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We recently went on a shopping trip and stayed over night.We chose to eat out at Blue Waters Cafe In Summerstrand as it was near our guesthouse and was recommended by our host who was able to book a table for us. The restaurant was...More

Thank Lynne R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beachside restaurant serving a fairly predictable menu, including grills and burgers etc. We had fish, including very tender calamari starter, kingclip and yellowtail, all very tasty and good value

Thank Helen B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best views in Port Elizabeth, good food and vibey atmosphere. We all had seafood - calamari main generous and delicious - melt in your mouth. Grilled Hake and Calamari combo - well cooked and fresh. Haloumi prawn tails with cranberry sauce -...More

Thank wilmarie_strydom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The view is one of the best in PE over looking the pier. Food is good too. But on several occasions we’ve been disappointed with the way certain members of staff have treated us. One of the waiters was very cross as crumbs of food...More

Thank justinswild
Barthodv, Owner at Blue Waters Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good day, I'm terribly sorry you experienced our staff to be unfriendly! We are passionate about food quality and service excellence and this is totally unacceptable. Please could you let me know when you visited our restaurant to address the employees on that particular shift....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Classic restaurant with a beautiful sea view. Went there alone for an early dinner. Friendly waitress suggested the Chicken Cordon Bleu. Presented lovely. Tasted great. Good value for money. The outside deck overlooks the ocean and is ideal for a sundowner with some friend or...More

Thank Corrie0121
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marine Dr -7, The Beachfront Boardwalk | Marine Drive, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Port Elizabeth  >  Summerstrand
  • Phone Number: +27 41 583 4110
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Blue Waters Cafe is situated next to the ocean with great views of the bay. We serve breakfast, lunch and dinner. Our meals range from light meals, steaks, chicken and fresh fish.
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