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Cape Town Fish Market

Palm Boulevard | Gateway Theater of Shopping, Durban 4319, South Africa
+27 31 566 4432
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good35%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (46 reviews)
“poke bowl” (2 reviews)
“hake” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi
££ - £££
Palm Boulevard | Gateway Theater of Shopping, Durban 4319, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went with friends tonight for a meal after movies. We ordered two fish dishes, a salad, and a starter. The Fish was not fresh, tasteless. The salad was actually disgusting, The starter was ok. The presentation was poor. The service was poor. I understand...More

Thank Shirley778
Reviewed 8 February 2018

We had lunch on Sunday...there were many staff chatting together near the bar. We finally were served and i ordered the Norwegian Salmon. Our order took 45 minutes and the restaurant was not busy! I sent mine back as it was cold and frozen in...More

Thank jennicaine2017
Reviewed 2 January 2018

I visited Cape Town Fish Market while shopping at Umhlanga Ridge. There were more waiters than customers, but I STILL had to flag someone down to take my order because they were too busy chatting with each other - unbelievably frustrating. The food was over-cooked...More

Thank 2016msm
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

The food is delicious and they are happy to do butter and flour free options. The service was a little all over the place. More staff asking if we had been helped than actually bringing what we asked for. We will be back though. Cool...More

Thank Kerimillersa
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Busy place with good choice of sea food and fish. We had raw tuna and oysters and green salad with shrims. Very nice! Good choice of wines. Perfect service. Highly recommended for quick meal while shopping at Gateway shopping centre.

Thank Hana S
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

After a long morning of shopping and walking around Gateway we both craved some fresh oysters. CTFM always delivered the goods so we headed on over but we're sadly disappointed to learn that their stock of oysters hadn't yet arrived!! Not wanting to go in...More

Thank Karen v
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Service was very good. Friendly and helpful. Food was fairly ordinary. Nothing special. Fairly expensive for what you get.

Thank Antony C
Reviewed 10 December 2017

While Cape Town Fish Market has the perfect location, relaxed decor and exceptional food; the service that was experience this evening was disappointing. After receiving our incomplete seafood platter because the restaurant "ran out of mussels"; we were happy to overlook the poorly informed shortage...More

Thank Johan V
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Not what you might think! I had my late lunch at the CTFM in Gateway Mall. I had the Poke Bowl and some sashimi together with sushi from the conveyor. The sushi was very fresh and superbly prepared. Prompt and friendly service secured outing as...More

Thank Crixxus
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Great service by our waiter (Nick) and manager (JP). The renovated store looks awesome. Can also recommend their Poke Bowl, as it is quite filling!

Thank Alberto P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Palm Boulevard | Gateway Theater of Shopping, Durban 4319, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: +27 31 566 4432
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