We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Tiger Reef Beach Bar & Grill

The Swakop River Mouth | Sudstrand Street, Swakopmund 9000, Namibia
+264 64 400 935
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good35%
  • Average21%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“calamari” (16 reviews)
Opens in 23 min
All hours
Bar, Seafood, International, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
The Swakop River Mouth | Sudstrand Street, Swakopmund 9000, Namibia
Write a Review
Reviews (203)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 203 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having dined at many places in Swakopmund, Tiger Reef was a pleasant find. The atmosphere is layed back and the location right on the beach, quite magnificent !! The food is outstanding and really well priced, especially compared to other restaurants. Helpings are double the...More

Thank ritaSouthAfrica
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love this place good food good beer at a good price and right on the beach definitely one to try, I travel to Namibia every year and go there every year. but it looks like the place is washing away so go fast :)

Thank Gary S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Years ago... the Tiger Reef bar was just a few poles, some fishing net, some mis-matched couches and a fire on the bare sand. It was pretty much my favourite bar in the world. Oh, how my world has changed. It's now a behemoth place....More

Thank Jenaand
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Good spot to sit back, relax and have a sundowner. They serve food, but we didn't eat, so can't comment. Order your drink at the front desk & they'll bring it over to you.........a little odd, but it works.

Thank Nokwatcha
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Super fast service system! Food average but we always go back due to the excellent service system, above average menu and variety of wines and beers available. Views of the ocean renders a pleasant atmosphere, shielded from the constant SW winds. With constant upgrading of...More

Thank Eatcritic
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Very dissatisfied with their pulled pork special. Very suspicious meat and baby food (purity) esk dipping sauce?? Cooked in way too much oil. And the spices or lack there of left us wanting to redeem the food, this did not help. We had to ask...More

Thank 15Lava
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This place is nothing special. Some people love it due to the very casual/beach type of operation. Dogs run all over and leave their emails and Faxes at every table and chair. When the sunsets you do have a superb view.

Thank sigzag
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Was there 3 Times during our Swakopmund stay. It is a very good place to watch the sunset. Drinks are good value and all is well organized. The waiters are attentive and quick. Other than that I would say it is more a sports bar...More

Thank Philipp Max K
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Tiger Reef - right on the beach in Swakopmund ! If you like having your lunch or dinner, or just a sundowner , but with your feet in the sand, this is the place !! Or if you are looking for a place where your...More

Thank Laetitia H
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Walked in for a sundowner. Place very busy. Very pet friendly by the look of it, as the car park (sandy beach type), had evidence of such. Place order at the bar, pay, get a table number then service. Staff super rude. Gave us the...More

Thank Mona C
Nearby Restaurants
Village Cafe
626 reviews
.62 miles away
The Tug
1,854 reviews
.45 miles away
Jetty 1905
956 reviews
.51 miles away
The Fish Deli
240 reviews
.66 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Swakopmund Museum
358 reviews
.79 miles away
Swakopmund Jetty
507 reviews
.45 miles away
National Marine Aquarium of Namibia
162 reviews
.19 miles away
41 reviews
.54 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Tiger Reef Beach Bar & Grill staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 10:00
16:00 - 10:00
16:00 - 10:00
16:00 - 10:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Swakop River Mouth | Sudstrand Street, Swakopmund 9000, Namibia (Formerly Tiger Reef Beach Bar)
  • Location: Africa  >  Namibia  >  Erongo Region  >  Swakopmund
  • Phone Number: +264 64 400 935
  • E-mail
Rustic beach bar and grill in the picturesque Swakop River mouth. Right on the beach with stunning views of the dunes, sea and the 'lagoon'. Open for lunch and dinner-a casual setting with a varied menu of uncomplicated, feel good food. Seafood, burgers, wraps and more We are famous for our calamari!