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Cnr. of Beach and Recreation Road, Fish Hoek, South Africa
+27 21 782 3066
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  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (28 reviews)
“calamari” (27 reviews)
“ribs” (10 reviews)
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Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Cnr. of Beach and Recreation Road, Fish Hoek, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I think this is the only place at Fish Hoek with decent menu, good food and always open, when you need to eat :) A bit pricy.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank OlgaYasochka
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Hearty meals, great varoety and waiters who seem happy to be there and serve you. The vegetable curry was great, friends had the fish of rhe day...looked devine

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MvdWalt
Reviewed 2 November 2018

Barracudas served a lovely dinner to end our day at the Cape Peninsular area. We had the fish of the day (very fresh), steak fillets (both cooked to perfection) and the lamb curry was superb! Lamb meat was very tender and the curry was very...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank pippxz
Reviewed 12 October 2018

After reporting the food as being below standard (a burger that did not taste ok) the manager / owner seemed indifferent to my complaint. I found him to be disrespectful and arrogant. The waiters, however, were on form.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Flyer824215
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

Just had lunch at Barracudas. The restaurant is big, bright, and clean. The lunch menu has many dishes, all priced at R70. Was unsure if I should order the steak with egg or the pork ribs. Eventually went for the ribs for R70, to which...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Fifosna
Reviewed 2 October 2018

The hosts at our B&B recommended this restaurant, and we were so pleased that they did. It is an unpretentious restaurant close to the beach. We opted for 2 items on their evening specials menu. My husband got a healthy portion of very tasty ribs...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank harte
Reviewed 25 September 2018

We were a party of seven. Six fish dishes and one vegetarian - everybody loved their food. Service was good. Friendly, helpful waiter (took great pictures of our party for us).

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank InkySA
Reviewed 18 September 2018

My husband and I are locals who frequent Barracuda's regularly. We have simply never had a meal that was not tasty and beautifully presented. And as far as value for money is concerned there is no better deal in the greater Fish Hoek and Noordhoek...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank Wilna S
Reviewed 24 August 2018

Eaten here many times over the years. Consistent great value family restaurant close to the beach. Hard to find better food at this price level with good service to boot. If you like Malay Curry it’s as good as you will find (my wife says...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank T G
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Good fish and very nice place to spend a night in company. We don’t like so much fried calamari but we are Italian and we have different taste..

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank erikuzza87
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr. of Beach and Recreation Road, Fish Hoek, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Fish Hoek
  • Phone Number: +27 21 782 3066
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Barracudas is a family restaurant with a relaxed atmosphere specialising in seafood. The restaurant, situated on the Fish Hoek beach front, boasts a fresh, contemporary and natural feel with a touch of coral and aqua. Maximum views have been created through floor to ceiling glass. The restaurant is fully licenced.
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