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The Lookout Deck Hout Bay Restaurant, Bar & Sushi

Lot 65 Quayside | Hout Bay Harbour, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
+27 21 790 0900
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“sushi” (61 reviews)
“fish” (69 reviews)
“prawns” (39 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Bar, Seafood, Sushi, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lot 65 Quayside | Hout Bay Harbour, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Been going for years & the menu is unexciting & needs a spruce up. The wine list can also be improved. But the position overlooking the boats and mountains is just fabulous!

Thank sansmerrill
Reviewed 1 week ago

After a long night I decided to stop by and enjoy something to eat and drink. I order the catch of the day with baby potatoes and an aditional side order of rice to go with it. The portion size was generous and well worth...More

Thank Jay1072
Reviewed 1 week ago

Portions are generous, I had a seafood platter for one that could easily have fed 2.....food was delicious and the restaurant was accommodating and happy to substitute seared tuna for the line fish on the platter.

Thank janinemariea
Reviewed 1 week ago

The weather perfect the setting stunning on the water edge of the harbour.Nice menu, with a good range of food on offer. Seafood, salads,steaks and lovely pizzas. We had the seafood pizzas. Wonderful!!!! The service was excellent, a special mention for our waiter. Lambert. So...More

Thank Spiake
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were late arrivals for dinner but it was no problem for the remaining staff who were friendly and helpful giving us both a memorable meal.

Thank U6248IPstuartm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our experience was not great. Nothing wrong with the service. It's the food that was disappointed. It just didn't taste like great seafood.

1  Thank Paul W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great experience! After being disappointed at walking in at another restaurant in the area and leaving almost straight away, The Lookout Deck exceeding all our expectations. We were greeted by the friendliest staff and seated at a table overlooking the harbour - WOW...More

Thank DeleneDoust28
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we popped in for breakfast and were warmly welcomed. After a small hiccup with our order the food arrived which made up for everything. The Captains breakfast was wonderful with generous portions and perfect eggs while the ham and cheese omelet was the perfect start...More

Thank chillier455
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you fancy a casual environment, on the water, overlooking the yachts with really good food at reasonable prices then this is the place to be. We had an amazing meal on Saturday night... the best ribs in town and PLENTY of them together with...More

Thank scubafan09
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We went to The Lookout Deck in Hout Bay for a late lunch and with the awesome live entertainment we had lots of fun! I had a pizza that was very tasty! Really worth paying this place a visit - You might even see some...More

1  Thank Christoff_Bothma
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:30 PM
9:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lot 65 Quayside | Hout Bay Harbour, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Hout Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 21 790 0900
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The Lookout Deck Hout Bay arguably boasts one of the best views in the Western Cape. Situated on the water's edge in the Hout Bay harbour, the restaurant boasts breathtaking mountain and ocean views.The restaurant has an extensive menu including: premier seafood, freshly caught line fish from the local fisherman, live Cape rock lobster, succulent LM prawns, juicy black tiger prawns, fresh steamed black mussels, as well as the finest cuts of A-grade meat. There's a great selection of appetizing salads, wood-fired pizzas and hearty breakfasts.Japan meets Hout Bay with a new Sushi Bar on the deck. Wasabi greets Sashimi with Maki & California rolls and more on the side!The Oyster Bar continues to draw cheers with Champagne accompanying chucked live oysters.The bar stocks local and international beers, including Amstel, Stella and Castle Lite on tap. The wine list reflects the wine growing regions of the Cape.Enjoy sensational sundowners and cocktails whilst listening to local live music on selected evenings.
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