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Ocean Basket

OAKFIELDS Shop 43 & 44 C/o Oak Road and Hanekam Street | Northmead., Benoni, South Africa
+27 11 425 6691
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good42%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (15 reviews)
“calamari” (7 reviews)
“fresh fish” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
Seafood, Sushi, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
OAKFIELDS Shop 43 & 44 C/o Oak Road and Hanekam Street | Northmead., Benoni, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Whenever we visit my family in Johannesburg we stop in at Ocean Basket. It's a lively (often noisy), mostly busy restaurant (chain). The one we frequent, is in Benoni. The service is excellent; the staff are polite and efficient. The food is great and good...More

Thank SueHarps2016
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Love how these ladies run their restaurant, a true family restaurant. Always on the go! Never once to be disappointed as the kids love it and keep busy while hubby and I are able to relax.

Thank Delic101
Reviewed 2 May 2017

as franchises go this is still a firm fav with the kids . The seafood is good and the switch up of the menu has opened a new set of meals to enjoy

Thank 841ramonl
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Very rushed, very commercialised.Staff are not focused been there three times got our order wrong twice. Sorry dudes 🖓👎🖓

Thank chrishelle
Reviewed 18 April 2017

It was great having dinner here the other night, great waiter and awesome food. The only thing missing was the friendly, full of life owner who sadly has passed away, you will be missed, but your staff are carrying your legacy well

Thank atheliah
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Why do the smokers who stink up the air get to sit outside and enjoy the fresh evening air and the rest of us have to sit inside and be couped up in the noisy air conditioned restaurant. Change things up and stick the stinky...More

Thank V9547ZDbrians
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

This place has to be the best fish nd chips in town brilliant menu I recommend kingclip tasty nd meaty fish

Thank Norman S
Reviewed 29 January 2017

We visit this restaurant at least 3 times a month and have never been let down with the fresh fish one gets served. Good management and very helpful staff.

Thank 57Belinda12
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Never had a bad meal here! Great service, excellent food. Is definitely worth a try. The vibe is great for families and friends -

Thank Toni P
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Been here a few times and very good service and friendly staff. The fish and calamari is always excellent. We also enjoy the salads. Very good seafood every time. Staff are friendly and service quick.

Thank Janice Y
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Anton M
Hi, can we make a booking for Sunday. Is it essential to make a booking for lunch on Sunday 23 Oct 2016.
20 October 2016|
Response from Jacques B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can phone them to make a booking to be on the safe side. It was half full when we went on a Thursday evening. So not sure if we went on a Sunday and the time you want to go is also important to note.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: OAKFIELDS Shop 43 & 44 C/o Oak Road and Hanekam Street | Northmead., Benoni, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Benoni
  • Phone Number: +27 11 425 6691
  • E-mail
Telephone : 011 425 6691
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