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“Great ambience & good food”
4 of 5 bubbles Review of Harbour House

Harbour House
Ranked #1 of 27 Restaurants in Kalk Bay
Certificate of Excellence
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Good for: Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Description: Harbour House Restaurant is located in the heart of an old working fishing harbour.Come and experience fine dining as the waves splash up against the windows while you enjoy the freshest seafood and line fish caught from our own boat.Window tables are a must so reservations are essential!
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Great ambience & good food”
Reviewed 28 May 2012

Good choice, great for an evening out, whether witrh friends or as a couple. Opt for the linefish!

Visited April 2012
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Harrogate
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47 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
“Fantastic location right on the water with great food and atmosphere”
Reviewed 7 May 2012

Excellent service, food, location and atmosphere. I can't fault this restaurant.

Visited April 2012
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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“It doesn't get fresher that that”
Reviewed 3 May 2012

The restaurant is located right by the harbour, which obviously impacts the quality and freshness of the seafood. We liked it so much that we visited the restaurant 3 times in 3 days. It is not expensive, however nothing is compromised.

A bonus: watched a bunch of playful seals swimming around right under the restaurant.

Visited April 2012
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Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
“TIP”
Reviewed 28 April 2012

Given that the original meaning of the word TIP = To improve service, here is my review.
We arrived around lunch time on Freedom Day to be greeted by very friendly staff but soon found out that that is where it ended. She produced one menu with apologies that there were no more. She soon however produced more. We had been hiking the beautiful Kalk Bay mountains and wanted lunch but needed a coffee fix first. The coffee took so long to come that we decided not to order lunch after all, but when we went to pay discovered they didn't have change as the manager had decided not to show up for work (being Freedom Day I guess that was his/ her prerogative). The staff were running in circles trying to cover for the truant manager. The food that paased our table to ther patrons certainly looked delicious but alas we never got to try it! I suggest you ask if the manager is in the house before booking.

Visited April 2012
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London
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Watching seals play as you eat.”
Reviewed 27 April 2012

Though it was more on the pricey side the food was excellent and cooked to perfection, and our waiter was very personable and friendly. We had a window seat and the view was so stunning that I forgot my dinner guest and become absorbed in watching the seals in the water playing and beautiful sunset. Kicked myself that I forgot to bring my camera. A tip would be not to eat too late, as you miss the view after the sunset.

Visited March 2012
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