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Howard Drive, Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 21 531 2974
Mon - Sat 08:00 - 21:00
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016

The owner of Joe fish passed away and the restaurant is now called salt water grill. Salt water gill is great.

Thank judymollison
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2015

We are residents of Pinelands and send our guests to Joe Fish regularly and often frequent the place ourselves. Regrettably last Saturday evening the waitron service was poor, the food ordinary and everything took forever and we had to continually ask to be served.It seemed like the regular staff were not there and those on duty were not equipped. The... More 

Thank 219LouiseMM
Cape Town
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53 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2015

For someone who likes fish and has been living in Cape Town for the past 14 years discovering Joe Fish in Pinelands was a real treat. A little off the beaten track in the suburb of Pinelands they offer a really good experience.Pinelands is 15 to 20 minutes away from Cape Town center and well worth the short trip. The... More 

Thank MariusVStraaten
Cape Town, South Africa
Level Contributor
35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2014

Good food and nice variety on menu. Never had a bad meal here. Prices reasonable. Try fishcakes, butter chicken, fish pie. All delicious! Relaxed atmosphere and friendly staff.

Thank qquesera
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Level Contributor
22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2014

Joe Fish is our favourite place in Pinelands to eat, for nearly any meal. Their menu covers everything from comfort food to fine cuisine; the flavours are excellent and the portions generous. We particularly enjoy being able to take our (well behaved) Labrador along and be seated in the semi-outdoors area, which is heated in cold weather. The proprietors and... More 

Thank RossHofmeyr
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Level Contributor
9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2014

The fish is always fresh and the staff has always been very pleasant and attentive. The price is affordable and for the freshness and service, we kept going back. It's pretty much a second home for us and our folks who have been visiting them for years. Absolutely love the prawn puppies.

Thank Tracy B
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Level Contributor
196 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2014

I went to Joe Fish with a colleague for lunch. We had calamari and line fish - both were good, not exceptional, but good. The restaurant is small but the tables are spacious enough. There is a covered outside area with heaters, but the cold still snaps at ones feet. Waitress was nice and attentive. Will visit again, if only... More 

Thank Antas17
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 18 February 2014

I found Joe Fish by accident in Pinelands and have been going at least once a week. Food is super and staff are great. Specials are really good as well, especially the fish tacos. Crunchy fish in a soft taco - very tasty.

Thank GeeBee1746
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Level Contributor
77 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2013

This place is always packed - a good sign. Our party of 5 was squeezed in without a booking, a piece of luck. Service was prompt and when my tuna steak arrived well done rather than seared it was turned around in 5 minutes. We were very very impressed. We will be back!

Thank timefly
Global African
Level Contributor
37 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2013

Good value, dependable, unpretentious fish restaurant in a corner of Pinelands. Easy parking, booking for the restaurant is usually essential. They have specials based on the day of the week and a core of loyal regular customers. Mostly fish but there are some non-fish dishes. Good place for a relaxed meal with friends. Licenced but byo ok for a "corkage"... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Seating
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Howard Drive, Cape Town Central, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 531 2974

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