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The Fisherman's Plate

18 Derrick Avenue | Cyrildene, Johannesburg 2198, South Africa
+27 11 622 0480
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
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Chinese, Seafood, Asian
$$ - $$$
18 Derrick Avenue | Cyrildene, Johannesburg 2198, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Family in Gauteng told us about The Fisherman's Plate in Cyrildene that we had to try. The food is awesome, tasty and well priced. If you looking for fine dining, this place will not be for you. Small venue that can get crowded, full and...More

Thank Jeffthehangman
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We tried this place out as it was rated in the top 10 seafood restaurants in Johannesburg. What a joke. Firstly whilst there might be a calamari and a prawn dish on the menu it's NOT a seafood restaurant. It's a Chinese restaurant. I love...More

Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I and our teenage daughter visited Fishermans Plate last night for the first time. As we usually eat in and around Sandton, it felt like a bit of an adventure trekking all the way out to Cyrildene. We were not disappointed. The...More

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Visited here for a quick bite to eat on a Tuesday afternoon with friends. Restaurant was deserted but that must have been due to the day and time since the food really was very good. We shared deep fried fish (big white sardines were the...More

Thank Susan P
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

I've been eating here for more than 10 Years. Savi and Kevin are always pleasure to be around. The food is always excemtional. What to order: Seafood soup Deep friend calamari - the sauce is to die for. Garlic prawns Sizzling steak Seafood fried rice...More

Thank devon291
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful meal tonight, all 3 of us were very happy with our respective choices, including the chili chicken, stir fry and sticky prawns. The staff were friendly, helpful and engaging. We will use this restaurant regularly.

Thank Brian R
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

The food was lovely, reasonably priced. The seatings are very close to each other, so you may feel uncomfortable, and also, the place can get too loud.

Thank KirillOussov
Reviewed 23 October 2016

This is an experience to say the least. Feeling as though you are in China. Good value for money, waitress was not to friendly though.. You go for the food and the company not the ambience...

Thank CosmosCuisine
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The Fisherman's Plate doesn't do fine dining or anything close but its cooking is excellent as are the ingredients used. A little off the beaten track in Jo'burg's new Chinatown the restaurant is minimalist on decoration and ambiance, and service can be a little perfunctory...More

Thank adrianloader
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Wonderful, well priced food in Johannesburg's "new" China town, I have eaten here before and I'm yet to be disappointed.

Thank MichaelWir
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Derrick Avenue | Cyrildene, Johannesburg 2198, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 622 0480
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