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Harbour Lights Seafood Grill

Beach Road, Gordon's Bay 7140, South Africa
+27 21 856 1830
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good20%
  • Average13%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible31%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (12 reviews)
“fresh fish” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
Beach Road, Gordon's Bay 7140, South Africa
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31 - 40 of 161 reviews

Reviewed 18 October 2016

We only had a beer or two here. But we did order fish and chips from the takeaway window. Which were, ideal for when you wanted to stroll out to the small lighthouse on the edge of the harbour.

Thank Marianava1979
Reviewed 28 September 2016

This was the most amazing mushrooms we've ever had. And then the seafood we chose - it was the best! Nice atmosphere as well. Good and friendly service.

1  Thank 302antonl
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We had a lovely Sunday lunch at Harbour Lights. The food was fresh and tasty (could have arrived quicker though) and the service, management were all very friendly. There was a wonderful musician playing live music in the background. Just dreamy.

Thank Alice L
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

First things first...the food here was great. Catch of the day was delicious yellowtail - a generous portion and so fresh. The atmosphere on a Tuesday evening was rather lacking with very few customers. The emotionally-overwrought 80s rock background music did not improve things. Service...More

Thank The_MBs
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Harbour Lights has a great location and view. The staff are friendly and helpful. Greg, the manager was especially good. I enjoyed the Timmys combo of fresh fish and calamari. A great meal. The wine selection is a bit small but, good nonetheless. The kitchen...More

1  Thank DevonCpt
Reviewed 31 August 2016

It was cold and we need a coffe break. The service was excellent, and stuff was friendly. Very nice restaurant, modern. Itis near the harbour and the view is excellent.

Thank minnieellen
Reviewed 22 August 2016

A lovely view, yes... good meal, yes... slow service, yes... What you have to be aware of: There is a VERY steep staircase to get up to the restaurant: black short steps, unlit, unmarked and VERY treacherous... Coming down I missed the very first step...More

3  Thank Merle90034
Reviewed 12 August 2016

We went here to have lunch during December but were told that children were not welcome and that we should eat elsewhere

2  Thank AndrewBHM40
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Sounds and smells from the harbour makes this an exciting fun late lunch with loads to see and entertain

Thank TBag1974
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Terrible food and small portions. Should be lovely but its not.. not even the harbour setting can make up for it. Rather go to Trawlers which always delivers the best seafood.

2  Thank katechi2014
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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View, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beach Road, Gordon's Bay 7140, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Gordon's Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 21 856 1830
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