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Barnacles Restaurant

1 Elizabeth Road, Port Elizabeth 6018, South Africa
+27 41 378 2058
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“calamari” (11 reviews)
“seafood” (10 reviews)
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Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Elizabeth Road, Port Elizabeth 6018, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We popped in for a drink and a light dinner. I had the rooster koek with chicken mayo and my friend the calamari. Food was tasty, well prepared and served relatively quickly. I always get the idea that this is a family type business and...More

Thank E3350BFmattp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you looking for a laid back atmosphere for good food, Barnacles is the restaurant. Sit outside and listen to the ocean while enjoying a seafood platter or any other dish on the menu. Friendly staff make you feel very welcome.

Thank Teri59k17
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

By the looks of the image attached it is clear that this is great value for money. Our platter treats were cooked to perfection and the service is efficient and friendly. Will def visit again!

Thank MareliE5
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Value for money, best view in the bay, friendly efficient staff, a must visit restaurant. Home made burgers to die for. Freshest seafood in SA.

Thank WarrenF189
Reviewed June 21, 2018

If you want to hide away from the hussle and bustle of the city this is where you should be. It is situated right next to the ocean and has a wonderful view to the occasional dolphins and whales. The food is good and the...More

Thank Desire P
Reviewed June 17, 2018

Good food at very reasonable prices! Grat atmosphere. Love the down to earth, honest and really friendly approach! Very comfortable place to relax overlooking the sea!

Thank Larni V
Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

One of our favorites in PE the Seafood platter is a win and very well priced....please keep it up It was very busy and the atmosphere was wonderful. The staff where very busy but they did not miss a beat. See you soon

Thank SarahM14878
Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

We had lovely fish and chips, calamari and chips. I had tbe spinach and feta pancake. Lovely big portions. Best chips in a long time and friendly service while watching and smelling the fresh smell of sea breeze. Well recommended.

Thank Anthony D
Reviewed April 22, 2018

Magic time sitting outside and watching the dolphins playing in the waves while enjoying a delicious meal. Service was excellent.

Thank Giesen1943
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Lovely view, food good, good service. This place has improved alot. Seafood Platter goid value for money.

Thank paulawol
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Elizabeth Road, Port Elizabeth 6018, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Port Elizabeth
  • Phone Number: +27 41 378 2058
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