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Review of Ocean Basket

Ocean Basket
Ranked #16 of 48 Restaurants in Camps Bay
Cuisines: Seafood
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Despite the busy Saturday evening, we found the place relatively quiet and enjoyed the ocean view from inside (outside can be too windy!) The extensive fishy menu caters for most tastes and the kingklip and hake were done perfectly. The side salad was a bit sub-par, showing little care and attention and we have had better chips, but it;s still good value for money for a quick bite.

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Thank Steffen K
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

Lovely food, scrumptious meal
Great outside view, especially the sunset
Service was a bit slow
Fantastic seafood experience for our USA guests
Vibrant and trendy atmosphere
Overall experience - Too Good, just not excellent:)

Thank prenishad2018
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Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

This place has a nice ambience. Service was good. Last night so we both ordered Fish and Chips. When it arrived it had sweet potato mash and some kind of Spinach - Why? Good fish and Chips don't neebld additional potatoes.
Unfortunately the chips were limp and the batter was soggy ie not crispy.
Staff tried to tell is the batter had gone soggy because of dressing but if it had been hot and truly crisp dressing would have no effect . They agreed chips were limp.
Both meals were taken away and came back with crispy chips (excellent) and still soggy batter ( oh dear perhaps we have missed the point in Europe!).
Staff were attentive but you can't make up for poor cooking..

Thank salcrich
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Reviewed 14 January 2018

We went last week on a busy night around 5.30 already to get a table outside. We really liked that although all the other restaurants played loud music which made it impossible to keep a conversation going that this one did not as loudly. The menu is extensive and we ordered calamari with spinach and butternut squash and prawns and mussels with salad. The salad was unfortunately a greek one which was not their fault I would have preferred a green. All of the seafood products were nicely grilled but unfortunately all of them came in the same sauce. My mum loved, I did not need it but it was still very alright. I loved the butternut squash, which she did not but she did the same with the spinach which I did not like as much. However we enjoyed our meal and would come back for more. We ended up paying around 300 Rands and felt it was a good price.

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Thank Sonja Z
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

I stopped with a friend of mine at Ocean Basket on January 8, 2018, to have lunch there. The weather was very pleasant so we sat outside. The service was slow, but the food was okay. I would say just OK. The waiter who served us needs to be reported straightaway for causing us unnecessary stress and for creating a very unpleasant experience. The waiter cloned our credit cards and caused fraudulent charges against our accounts. His name is Walter or Warren (black guy), I remember exactly who he is. He needs to be reported immediately. Not a pleasant place to go and enjoy any lunch, if the personnel cheats its customers! Please report the waiter to the police immediately!

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1  Thank Daniele P
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