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Ocean Basket

Shop 222, Victoria Wharf V & A Waterfront 8001, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 425 1840
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (57 reviews)
“kingklip” (11 reviews)
“shrimp” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Sushi
££ - £££
Shop 222, Victoria Wharf V & A Waterfront 8001, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Waiting a half an hour for drinks is unacceptable, getting raw chips and calamari after an hour is even worse. Food presentation was unappetizing. Waiter could not care, although manager did apologize. Table next to us left without touching their food. Avoid at all costs,...More

Thank Juan v
Reviewed 10 August 2016

The services was great,fast responding,friendly waiters.The food was well done.The atmoshpere was grea.Great view from the window seats.I liked the fact that the waiter come to check up on us but they come too many times during the eating of my meal.

Thank Sarina2016
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

I came at ocean basket and one of the male waiters busy speaking loud in my eyes and giving his friend a drink and I was sitting on the table next to the door and I was busy speaking on the phone when I asked...More

Thank Teboho M
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Will never go back to the V&A Ocean Basket again the manager on duty was rude to us and his staff. We were 3 people 2 of us got our food my mom got hers when we were finished eating. I have always wanted to...More

Thank Lizeltjie
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Quite place. Nice staff. Very delicious food with great price!! Not expensive at all compared with the taste! Our first experience was great ! Thank you Ocean basket team:)

Thank Tarneem A
Reviewed 4 August 2016

I've been to the place four times during my 5 day stay in SA. This is a truly amazing service! During one of my meals I questioned freshness of the oysters, so I was served new plate instead, which was really nice. Fish is delicious,...More

Thank nycmarika
Reviewed 31 July 2016

As a guest house owner, I always recommend people to go to Ocean Basket. I always maintained that you get excellent value for money Unfortunately I had a very bad experience at the branch at the waterfront on Saturday. I was also not the only...More

Thank Rui M
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Wonderful ambiance. Excellent food. Staff and waiters explain the way of preparation and the expected taste so that you understand exactly what you are ordering

Thank trilochansaini
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Long cue waiting but took around 10 minutes only. I ordered the Mediterranean seafood soup and combo seafood; 4 fish fillet can be fried or grilled, shrimps, calamari and fries and chips on the side. The presentation was excellent. The orders came after 56 minutes...More

Thank Ahmed A
Reviewed 20 July 2016

My wife and I had lunch here at Ocean Basket. We were seated at our table but had to wait quite long for a waiter to take our order. My wife ordered a chocolate milkshake but was told the chocolate syrup is out of stock....More

Thank Johann D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 222, Victoria Wharf V & A Waterfront 8001, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 425 1840
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