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Harbour House V&A Waterfront

Quay 4 Pierhead, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 418 4744
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (242 reviews)
“prawns” (157 reviews)
“yellowtail” (37 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Sushi, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Quay 4 Pierhead, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

After a long day, great place to chill.. Perfect staff, great drinks and nice view... Reasonable prices... Recommended!More

Thank g b
HarbourHouseG, Manager at Harbour House V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Good day g b, Thank you for your kind and positive review of the Harbour House V&A Waterfront. It is our mission and vision to deliver excellent service along with serving he most refreshing, mouth-watering dishes. We are very happy we succeeded in our goal...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017

For the money it is a good value. Restaurant has a great atmosphere and caters to large parties. It also has a very good wine list.More

Thank Charisse B
HarbourHouseG, Manager at Harbour House V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Good day Charisse B, Thank you for reviewing the Harbour House V&A Waterfront in such a glowing light. We are happy You enjoyed all we had on offer as well as our ambience. Harbour House looks forward to welcoming you back in the not too...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This restaurant in the good location, u never will be missed!! Good to see the sun down in this restaurant with a couple of bubbles!! We have the big group of 11. Food is good! I love my entree for steam mussel! Then main course...More

Thank Hoon T
HarbourHouseG, Manager at Harbour House V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Good day Hoon T, Thank you for your lovely review of the Harbour House V&A Waterfront. We are so happy you had a great dining experience with us on Monday evening. It is great to know you enjoyed your seafood pasta and your friend her...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017

Waterfront, white tablecloth, great service. The food was really good, and the prices surprisingly low. Highly recommend,.

Thank Susan L
HarbourHouseG, Manager at Harbour House V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Good day Susan L, Thank you for your review of the Harbour House V&A Waterfront. We highly appreciate your positive comments and are looking forward to your return visit. Kindest Regards Melody and the Harbour House Team

Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Food was very good, staff attentive and pleasant an easy place to spend an evening. Not cheap but very good value - Ambience helped by a band outside on the waterfrontMore

Thank Vag96
HarbourHouseG, Manager at Harbour House V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Good day Vag96 Thank you for your review of the Harbour House V&A Waterfront. We are very happy you had a great dining experience with us while enjoying the outside ambience. We look forward to your next visit. Kindest Regards, Melody and the Harbour House...More

Reviewed 21 May 2017

After greeting us the friendly host organised us a table even though we did not have a reservation. We all had starters - I had a surprisingly good steak tartare, and then we shared two seafood platters for two between the five of us. Everyone...More

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HarbourHouseG, Manager at Harbour House V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Good day triswhiteling, Thank you for your review of the Harbour House V&A Waterfront. Hearing you had an amazing time brings great joy to our team and we can't thank you enough for choosing Harbour House as your location of choice. It is our aim...More

Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

On the 6th May 2017, we ventured into the restaurant called the Harbour House at the VNA Waterfront in Cape Town. It was our first restaurant that we had lunch at since arriving in Cape Town that morning. The restaurant itself was well positioned outside...More

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HarbourHouseG, Manager at Harbour House V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Good day FrankyB-ZN, Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor following your visit to Harbour house V&A Waterfront. Hearing you had a good time brings great joy to our team and we can't thank you enough for choosing Harbour House as your location of choice....More

Reviewed 19 May 2017

The service was excellent, the waiters did not hesitate to assist with orders and advice on specials. the view of the quay is excellent. good place to relax and enjoy lunch anytimeMore

Thank Adddie7
HarbourHouseG, Manager at Harbour House V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Good day Adddie7, Thank you for your review of the Harbour House V&A Waterfront. It is our mission and vision to deliver excellent service and serve the most refreshing food and drinks. I am so happy you enjoyed our ambience and all we had on...More

Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We ate outside. An experience we won't forget. If we return we'll probably sit inside. The langoustine and kingklip were delightful.More

Thank Karen A
HarbourHouseG, Manager at Harbour House V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Good day Karen A Thank you for your review of the Harbour House V&A Waterfront. We truly appreciate your positive feedback and are very happy you enjoyed our Langoustines and Kingklip. We look forward to welcoming you back. Kindest Regards, Melody and the Harbour House...More

Reviewed 16 May 2017

We ate here last Thursday on our last night in Capetown and it was probably our favourite restaurant. We shared marsala crumbed calamari for starters and the serve was more than enough for two people. On Gabriel's recommendation, we shared the seafood platter which was...More

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HarbourHouseG, Manager at Harbour House V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Good day 242kay73 Thank you for reviewing the Harbour House V&A Waterfront in such a glowing light. We are so happy you and your guests had a great dining experience and that Gabriel could brighten your night even more. It is great to know you...More

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NuttyNoraCoDurham
26 November 2017|
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Response from Lesley C | Reviewed this property |
It would be best to email the restaurant directly with your questions. The Waterfront is a popular New Years Eve Venue so booking is essential. As a fresh seafood venue, the menu may change due to availability. The location... More
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Noel G
26 October 2017|
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Response from HarbourHouseG | Property representative |
Dear Noel G, We are indeed open on Christmas Day. We open our doors at 12:00. Please note bookings are essential.
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Ford K
29 July 2017|
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Response from Martin B | Reviewed this property |
You can google the menu (harbourhouse full stop co full stop za slash menus!) It is one of the more expensive places in the V&A Waterfront, but the food is very good. Plus, there are daily specials which are usually worth... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quay 4 Pierhead, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 418 4744
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