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1 Tram Track Road Quigney | John Ballie, East London, South Africa
+27 43 743 5171
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good46%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (18 reviews)
“burger” (7 reviews)
“calamari” (5 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 22:00 Hours
Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
1 Tram Track Road Quigney | John Ballie, East London, South Africa
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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

One of my favourite places to visit in the world .Great atmosphere ,fantastic view of the coastline and great food . Truly a must visit especially if you want fantastic streak and ribs and all washed down with a nice draught castle

Thank Terryhiggs
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This place has been here for ages and not much jas changed. Food is good but will not so that I will spend to much time here. Place has been let go a bit and not up to standard anymore. Bar that serves average to...More

Thank Lee-Roy P
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Having lunch on the deck overlooking the ocean is always a winner, and big portions with friendly service to complement it- is a bonus. Walking into Buccaneers, our first impression was that this a smoky bar for an evening with mates. But seeing the huge...More

Thank Heidene
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is well situated in East Londona. We waited twenty minutes to find a table. It was not worth the wait. The food took long to arrive. We were already on our second round of drinks when it was delivered. The presentation was not...More

Thank 18thabanin
Reviewed 27 June 2017

awesome location, great draft beer, nice burger specials, and a cool breeze from the sea. good music during weekends with a dance floor

Thank takudzwarm
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Great chilling place by the Seaview. Great burgers; I guess my family wants me to be hooked in burgers as they're not my first choice meal....

Thank Nokutula I
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Niiiiiiice. Was a great place for lunch and a few pints. The kids loved the ribs and the burgers are great

Thank Neil D
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

This place has the best location with nice views to relax with your family and friends. The food and the service were very impressed. The ribs and wings were amazing and we will return.

Thank jost21800
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Our family (including kids from Joburg) enjoyed the Burger special on a Tuesday. Unfortunately the two grandbabies weren't able to join us in eating the delicious burgers. :)

Thank Dion P
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Buccaneers food is good. They have friendly waiters and waitresses and an excellent pub if you fancy a drink or two.

Thank mickyz2017
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21 December 2017|
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Response from BykangaMJ | Reviewed this property |
yes it is but during the day as it might get crowded and rowdy at night.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Tram Track Road Quigney | John Ballie, East London, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  East London
  • Phone Number: +27 43 743 5171
Great food, breathtaking views, massive screens for unmatched big game atmosphere. The perfect venue for any occasion. Make your way down to Buccaneers, for good times, good food, all year round.
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