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Ocean Basket

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Rivonia Dr | Sandton City Food Court Level 4, Sandton, South Africa
+27 11 023 9228
10:00 - 22:00
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Sun 10:00 - 20:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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Sandbach, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this today, was good service and food was ok.. but this restaurant is so run down to me . Broken tiles on the steps and really needs a good clean and update .. would except more with it being in sandton

Thank dollieanna
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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6 reviews
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Food was good with a fair amount of seafood options. Decently presented and good value for money. Polite staff. Would return.

Thank NadiraHasra
Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We often go to this restaurant on Friday evenings.Our group of 5 were all very happy with their meals. I ordered my usual - prawn and calamari combo with the prawns done 'scampi style.' and no squid heads. It was excellent.

Thank rickwils0n
Tweed Heads, Australia
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285 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 182 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2016

I'd been travelling in excess of 24 hours when I visited Ocean Basket, Sandton City. I've been here before on several occasions and was looking forward to enjoying some of their excellent seafood. I arrived at 7:30pm and ordered fried kingklip with chips and a beer. While waiting for the food to arrive I noticed one of the staff members... More 

Thank Richard A
London, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2016

The restaurant was 90% empty, and we ordered sushi. Time passed, and passed and passed. Eventually it arrived and we realised that we would like to order a bit more, but given how long it had already taken decided to go elsewhere. The serving staff were friendly enough but there seemed to be a total lack of management, and chatting... More 

Thank Ranelaghandback
Johannesburg, South Africa
2 reviews
Reviewed 20 May 2016

This is one of the best seafood places in town,great atmosphere and good sevice.The seafood platter for two was the best.l highly recommend this place.

Thank angelanaa
Cape Town, South Africa
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

I always enjoy Ocean Basket but I have to admit that I was bitterly disappointed when I ordered takeout. Staying in Sandton whilst attending a conference. Food was delivered to my hotel room and it looked horrible. Both the calamari and prawns very greasy and chips was re-fried. Not such a great idea for OB takeout.

Thank ahhalday
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

Wandering around Sandton City I happened upon this seafood outlet. Looked quaint but it promised good food an service. I can tolerate average food bit I hate poor service but I was blown away by both. The waiter was gracious and attentive while the 'Da Beeg One' combo i had awesome taste. The prices were uber-reasonable and i ended up... More 

Thank Gaurav R
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 January 2016 via mobile

Had dinner with overseas guest - like normal excellent quality and value for money. Fish wad fresh and service was prompt and pleasant.

Thank Elancol
Midrand, South Africa
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37 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

There is such a wide variety of sea food and sushi and the staff are great. The environment is welcoming. The food tastes great, im a sucker for their prawns with the buttersauce. The prices are reasonable for this food. Great joint to eat atm

Thank Vongaibg

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Sushi
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
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: Rivonia Dr | Sandton City Food Court Level 4, Sandton, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Sandton
  • Phone Number: +27 11 023 9228

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