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Seekombuis

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Bar, Seafood, Pub
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Tietiesbaai Gate, Paternoster, Saldanha Bay Municipality, South Africa
+27 72 258 9041
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10:00 - 04:00
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Tue - Sun 10:00 - 04:00
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Greater London, United Kingdom
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148 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Go here after a walk to Columbine Lighthouse and you will have earned a drink and a meal. Great find on the beach - a "pub/restaurant" which serves a cold drink and simple but good food. Not a gourmet meal but a great beachside lunch or early dinner in a very cool location. Charming staff and well worth the trek... More 

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Thank Studd2710
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stumbled on this totally mad eccentric pub on the beach. Stunning rustic atmosphere. Some people eat inside boats. It's really just a very large tent on the beach . LM radio old school music playing in the background adding to its eccentricity. Beautiful. So divine. We only had salad which was great and beer and wine ice ice colld. Don't... More 

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Thank 843gbrown
Cape Town, South Africa
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The access road is poorly maintained, it is not well sign-boarded, the parking area has the appearance of a rubbish-tip, the bathroom facilities are poor with crass signage, the furniture looks as though it has seen better days and the restaurant reeks of old oil. Needless to say we chose not to eat here. What a terrible waste of a... More 

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2 Thank 1DMe
London, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This bar is very rustic and is partially outdoors, with fish nets and other paraphernalia scattering the ceiling. The view out to the ocean is awesome and adds to the scene. The barman was very friendly, although suspicious of us at first! He lightened up during our stay and came to know what each of us was drinking, so whenever... More 

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Thank Daniel P
Simon's Town, South Africa
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This could have been wonderful ; a restaurant on the beach with a view of the rocks and sea in a wonderful reserve on the idyllic West Coast. However, the music blared forth loud and jarring, In the middle of the day. When I asked politely whether the manager could turn it down one notch I was met with a... More 

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1 Thank Southerncrosses
Oxford, United Kingdom
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124 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017

This is the ultimate beach shack restaurant, tables under a reed roof, giving directly onto a beach on which some of the upturned boats are also dining tables. For atmosphere it couldn't be improved. They also had what seemed like the only crayfish in town, and a good wine list, so we opted to eat here. The food was fine,... More 

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Thank Christopher D
Pringle Bay, South Africa
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

What a lovely place to be and let the world go by. Friendly people and no pretence...on the waters edge. Good value sea food platters and pizza. We will be back!

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Thank annekesteyn
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Good service and beautiful setting but terrible seafood and no crayfish. They did only charge for one platter in the end instead of two.

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1 Thank zolig2017
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Overall bad service.waiting time more than hour.No crayfish available,should be on board and noticable with arrival,this is one of your expectations at a west coast restaurant.Food were badly prepared and statrters arrived with main dish

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1 Thank m1007
Fourways, South Africa
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Based on the reviews we decided that a full meal might be risky. We had drinks and the snoek paté. The drinks arrived very quickly and were nice and cold. The snoek paté was very tasty, could have been a bit bigger. The beach is close for the kids to expend energy and sitting in a beached boat is novel.... More 

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Thank AndrewMakkink

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Seafood, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 04:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 04:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 04:00
Thursday
10:00 - 04:00
Friday
10:00 - 04:00
Saturday
10:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tietiesbaai Gate, Paternoster, Saldanha Bay Municipality, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Saldanha Bay Municipality  >  Paternoster
  • Phone Number: +27 72 258 9041

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?