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De Viswijf

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55 Diaz Street | 2nd Floor, Jeffreys Bay 6330, South Africa
+27 42 293 3921
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“suzette” (12 reviews)
“paella” (16 reviews)
“thai seafood” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, African, Seafood, Grill, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
RR - RRR
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
55 Diaz Street | 2nd Floor, Jeffreys Bay 6330, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 182 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved this restaurant. Great view, good service with a personal touch, yummy food, affordable, good vibe... everything we needed for a relaxing evening out in beautiful Jeffrey's Bay ;)

Thank holiday12
VISWIJF, Owner at De Viswijf, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much 👌

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the unique restaurants to visit when you are in the area, Great view of the ocean, Excellent service and great food. Kingklip on the bone a must have

Thank 866gertc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful venue with great views over the bay, especially watching the surfers catching the break. It’s a litte pretentious compared to some of the other places in j-bay, but the food was tasty, service good.

Thank Patrick E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is definitely my fave restaurant in Jbay, everything was beyond delicious we had the paella and Thai seafood pot, would recommend it to anyone who is going to eat here. Such a lovely place!

Thank Hanri_H
VISWIJF, Owner at De Viswijf, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stunning as always. Wine list best in town. Food perfect. Staff incredible. Amazing view. Cant really ask for more

Thank Anton M
VISWIJF, Owner at De Viswijf, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much 👌

Reviewed 15 February 2018

The views are spectacular, the service is good, it helps that there is a craft beer joint downstairs to wet the appetite and ... YES! The food is good! I visit JBay often on business and I have become somewhat of a regular at the...More

Thank hanroux
VISWIJF, Owner at De Viswijf, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2018

Thank you so much.👌

Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

Pleasant atmosphere, good service and great food. The menu allows many personal options, and I could make up my own combination of different seafood, starch and vegetables.

Thank STEPHANIESWANEPOEL
VISWIJF, Owner at De Viswijf, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2018

Thank you! 👌

Reviewed 24 January 2018

Another case of a rating which is above average but not quite very good. Despite the sand, dust and peeling paint the Fish-Wife kitchen managed to put out 4 very tasty main courses! 1 calamari, 2 curried mussels and 1 monkfish, which was not over...More

Thank jpmcg69
VISWIJF, Owner at De Viswijf, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2018

Thank you for your review. We are in the process to repaint. We are aware. Thank you.

Reviewed 22 January 2018

Food was good, we had to sit outside and it was rather windy which made it uncomfortable. the view was stunning would recommend that the restaurant maybe try closing off the deck area with some form of wind protection as it would have made a...More

Thank NATACHADEABREU
Reviewed 21 January 2018

A lovely setting for a large family gathering. A big thanks for taking special care of our gluten free meal requirements. It is much appreciated

Thank karoogal
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karoogal
9 January 2018|
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Response from Moogle123 | Reviewed this property |
I would say that they dont. They do have a limited menu for vegetarians
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karoogal
9 January 2018|
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Response from Nadine K | Property representative |
We have a few options and we do dishes on request. Best regards Nadine
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Rosemary D
11 January 2017|
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Response from Nadine K | Property representative |
We have vegetarian options. Quiches, Platters and we can make a vegetarian pasta.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Cuisine
Steakhouse, African, Seafood, Grill, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Diaz Street | 2nd Floor, Jeffreys Bay 6330, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Jeffreys Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 42 293 3921
  • E-mail
Description
We are situated on left hand side to Diaz Road cut se sac. The building is triple story with the restaurant being on the 2nd story. It has 3 parts to the restaurant. The very fine dinning inside section. This side will do you well when wanting to impress. The enclosed outside section is semi-fine dinning, where you have a front and centre view of Jeffreys Bays breath taking ocean. Lastly we have the semi-undercover outside section. Where you can get that authentic ocean breeze air and soak up the sun or feel like you under the star while seeing the moon reflect over the water of the wild ocean.
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