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Ocean Basket

Cavendish Square, Claremont, South Africa
+27 21 683 2139
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good52%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (21 reviews)
“calamari” (12 reviews)
“fresh fish” (4 reviews)
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Seafood, Sushi
$$ - $$$
Cavendish Square, Claremont, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 87 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Ocean basket in Primi, Claremont is a great place. We were a large group of 11 people, and hungry. Their welcome drink (rose water) was very welcome. The food we ordered was sumptuous and very tasty. The beers cold and refreshing. Well worth a try....More

Thank A Rajan P
Reviewed 8 November 2017

A very nice restaurant. Tables and shares were well spread and comfortable. Service was good and we were attended to promptly. All enjoyed their food and we all had something different. From soup to Sushi to Grilled fish and salad.Drinks were available. Food arrived in...More

Thank Denis G
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

I always eat seafood at OB. The service was standard at this outlet The staff was friendly. I ordered the combo for one. The portions was not value for money. Will not visit this outlet again.

Thank Francois d
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Sea food is number one of my most preferred foods. Don't be surprised if I tell you I have to make sure when visiting a place I have some basic info about where to pick a fresh fish and when for breakfast, lunch or dinner,...More

Thank Pat_traveller1
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely fresh fish 🐟 that one comes to expect from ocean basket. Friendly staff - overall a pleasant experience

Thank Ilhaam38
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Went Iver for supper last night. The service and waiter was good, friendly waiter. The issue: the food. I ordered fish and chips. The fish was fried but I still taste and see the fish scales *urge*.

Thank King_MJC1
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Food ok, service very good but the restaurant is looking very tired and shabby. Wont take anyone there for a special lunch.

Thank Spiake
Reviewed 22 April 2017

We go to Ocean Basket at least once when we visit Cape Town because it is good for large families as the menu is large, the portions are generous and the cost is reasonable. The Kingklip grilled is a favourite and the fries are very...More

Thank Michael E
Reviewed 17 March 2017

We felt like calamari for lunch and chose a dish off the menu. The waiter was very quick to point out that there was a cheaper option with a better selection, which was very good of him. We went with his recommendation and had a...More

Thank The_Gilberts_SAUK
Reviewed 17 March 2017

We always enjoy the ocean basket . You can quality dishes and value for money. We have visited several over the years and have never been disappointed

Thank _lolnken
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cavendish Square, Claremont, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Claremont
  • Phone Number: +27 21 683 2139
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