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Marine Drive | Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
+27 41 583 6986
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08:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Thu 08:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sun 08:00 - 23:00
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great meal here. Brilliant service, great food at an inexpensive price. My wife & I had hake which was delicious. I couldn't believe how cheap it was to eat here, we really enjoyed our evening.

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Thank tonyb47
Port Elizabeth
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothing better than enjoying your day at the beach and having a restuarant within walking distance to 're-fuel'. Mom and Dad can relax while kiddies play in the secluded outside play area.

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Thank reneesW3274RM
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoy eating at Something Good because the food is great, so is the service. The grandchildren LOVE the icecreams.

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Thank David J
Sedgefield, South Africa
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42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Remember the old Something Good roadhouse which has been converted to a restaurant with great sea views. Selective menu and the Cajan Calamari was excellent. Good service.

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Thank Sheridan R
Uitenhage, South Africa
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a lovely relaxed afternoon. Food was great, I will definitely be back for more homemade lemonade & carrot cake. Don't dine here if you are in a hurry, service is very slow.

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Thank AdelJvV
Ponta do Ouro, Mozambique
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A friend and I enjoyed a very reasonable priced lunch there recently. The cost of the meal with a drink each was only R195. Being very open it was warm under the 'tent' but very enjoyable. The venue is very popular with students from the varsity and offers live music Thursday to Sunday evenings.

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Thank Anthony D
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything you ant from a family restaurant. Kids play area away from other diners. Great live music on Thursdays ( maybe weekends too - not sure). On a good weather day sitting on the deck is unsurpassed. The menu is great.... a bit too extensive maybe making choice difficult, but there definitely is something for everyone- even protein shakes. The... More 

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Thank tracey394
Uitenhage, South Africa
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely afternoon. Visited my mother and decided to go for an ice-cream, we had homemade lemonade, carrot cake, a wave & ice-cream. Will definitely visit them again although the service was very slow.

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Thank BateleurBandB
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I really enjoyed the atmosphere here, on the few occasions I've been to Something good. The food has been really good! The only gripe I had was the slow service, waiting time for food was a little longer and the waiter didn't come around afterwards to check on us. It is quite busy most of the peak times and that's... More 

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Addo, South Africa
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3 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had breakfast there several times and I was shocked how bad the service was the last time we were there. We sat down during the triathlon that is being held there most Saturdays. We waited 50 minutes for our breakfast, they said our food was delayed because of a big birthday group. I am also working in the hospitality... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$11
Cuisine
Bar, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 23:00
Monday
08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:00
Thursday
08:00 - 22:00
Friday
08:00 - 23:00
Saturday
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marine Drive | Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Port Elizabeth
  • Phone Number: +27 41 583 6986
Description
Something Good Roadhouse situated on the idyllic Pollock Beach in Port Elizabeth. Perfect stop before or after a stroll along PE's golden beaches. We serve breakfast, lunch and dinner with a large menu catering to all tastes. A popular family destination with fantastic kiddies attractions and live music most evenings. We also offer the original roadhouse option with waiters serving customers in their cars. Attached to the roadhouse you will find our speciality ice cream parlour that makes our famous milkshakes. We look forward to welcoming you to Something Good.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?