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The Lookout Deck Hout Bay Restaurant, Bar & Sushi

Lot 65 Quayside | Hout Bay Harbour, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
+27 21 790 0900
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“sushi” (60 reviews)
“prawns” (38 reviews)
“tuna steak” (6 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, Sushi, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Lot 65 Quayside | Hout Bay Harbour, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
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Reviewed 16 November 2016

First we thought we're get caught in one of these tourists bunkers, when our local guide took us to that place. We were really delighted when we entered the scene. A beautiful -sailor art - type- venue. Best Sushi around.

Thank uweschneiderberlin
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

We visited the Lookout Deck in Hout Bay for lunch. The overall experience was great. Our waiter Courage was excellent. He was attentive and did enough to make us feel valued. The food was excellent. My wife had a lamb pizza and I had the...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Was quite busy. But service was great. Food was well presented, but you could get a fish and chip meal at a number of takeaways and less pricey restaurants on the wharf. But the views are lovely and you are right o the water. Saw...More

Thank Lucyg444
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Eccelent service by Shepard and Lance the manager, we had the best Hake and Calamari ever!!! Will really recommend this place with its lovely atmosphere! !

Thank DirkMarijke N
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Awesome location - waters edge. Service very good Food very good, but pricey - not real value for money. Baskets contain mostly fries, so keep this in mind when ordering. Pepper steak and sushi very good, but pricey. Awesome vibe and views. Live music on...More

Thank craig16042015
Reviewed 15 November 2016

A lovely restaurant with a lot of potential however the food is not always up to scratch! A good summer venue.

Thank KTemlett
Reviewed 14 November 2016

The wind was howling and we ventured out. We made our way to the Lookout Deck on the Hout Bay harbour. I had some reservation about harbour smells, as the restaurant is on the waters edge. To my surprise, there was no smell. The service...More

Thank TerranceClose
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Stunning food great wine list. ..to service all you need for a Sunday lunch. ..not to mention the view. ....will go back soon

Thank james2156
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Awesome service, very good food and atmosphere. Our waitress Leona a supergirl. We loved her kindness and her service and beautiful smile.

Thank erikanaftali
Reviewed 13 November 2016

We were welcomed by our very attentive & jocular waiter "Tonic" My husband ordered the mussels in a wine sauce.The soup-plate was full of large mussels. He asked for bread to soak up the sauce & was given 2 hot rolls. He also had a...More

Thank Kommetjie-ites
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lot 65 Quayside | Hout Bay Harbour, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Hout Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 21 790 0900
  • E-mail
The Lookout Deck Hout Bay arguably boasts one of the best views in the Western Cape. Situated on the water's edge in the Hout Bay harbour, the restaurant boasts breathtaking mountain and ocean views.The restaurant has an extensive menu including: premier seafood, freshly caught line fish from the local fisherman, live Cape rock lobster, succulent LM prawns, juicy black tiger prawns, fresh steamed black mussels, as well as the finest cuts of A-grade meat. There's a great selection of appetizing salads, wood-fired pizzas and hearty breakfasts.Japan meets Hout Bay with a new Sushi Bar on the deck. Wasabi greets Sashimi with Maki & California rolls and more on the side!The Oyster Bar continues to draw cheers with Champagne accompanying chucked live oysters.The bar stocks local and international beers, including Amstel, Stella and Castle Lite on tap. The wine list reflects the wine growing regions of the Cape.Enjoy sensational sundowners and cocktails whilst listening to local live music on selected evenings.
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