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Cape Town Fish Market

| G12, Clock Tower, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 418 5977
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good47%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (39 reviews)
“fish cakes” (9 reviews)
“tuna” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
| G12, Clock Tower, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very busy Restaurant. Service was ok. Food of Fish chips very good and a great big piece of fish. Beer choice ok.

Thank Dkkeeling
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant reminded me of Japanese or Korean eateries in chicago with their menu selections. It has alot of unique flavors, including a really large sushi menu. The wait staff also took an extremely long time to help us after we were seated ( like...More

Thank kendrano
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is well positioned and well laid out. The various seating options are lovely with great views. And the bathroom is pretty decent looking. Sadly the service and food were subpar. Service seemed a bit lack lustre with food and drinks taking a long...More

Thank judithb7
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our group of 7 booked ahead and were able to change our indoor table to an outdoor table very easily. The service was excellent. The menu is extensive and the platters are to die for. Our meal for 7 came to and equivalent of £127...More

Thank Rob H
CTFMSA, Guest Relations Manager at Cape Town Fish Market, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the the great review, so glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

looked for a last minute restaurant for a team of 8 meal .. the fishmarket is on the dockside of the V&A .. we had some very good sushi and I had the fish curry, nice and spicy with a hint of a sweet heat...More

Thank greensparty
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there twice during my stay in Cape Town. Service is quick and the food is great for the price you pay. Sit outside when you get a chance - great chance to people watch and just enjoy the water front scenery. I particularly liked...More

Thank Hermann S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We selected this restaurant because it has a special sector near the bar where the floor consists of clean white sand. Our grandchild loved the area and was not trouble for a full hour while we were having a good fish dinner.

Thank huys25
CTFMSA, Guest Relations Manager at Cape Town Fish Market, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the review, we hope to see you and family again soon :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Actually it is not a Fish Market but a restaurant. Nice location facing the Clock Tower in Waterfront area. Nice variety and friendly staff

Thank Abu_Firas_11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cape Town Fish Market at the Waterfront has a really great vibe to it. Whether you sit indoors with the Sandy floors or book a table outside for views of the harbour you're sure not to be disappointed. We were quite a large group about...More

Thank Sunshine0789
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We celebrated my mum's birthday there and the service from Tracy was outstanding... She did everything to make her birthday perfect and for this I would like to thank her SO much...

Thank Georgina P
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Questions & Answers
Terri C
24 April 2017|
Response from CTFMSA | Property representative |
Hi Terri, we have great specials which run Monday - Thursday. Monday: Get a portion of FISH & CHIPS (200g) or ANY BURGER (served with chips and onion rings) for only R50. Tuesday: 50% off classic sushi, 25% off sushi... More
Christine C
22 October 2016|
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Response from chas58 | Reviewed this property |
Right by the Robbin Island ferry near the clock tower
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | G12, Clock Tower, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 418 5977
  • E-mail
Our menu brings together the best of South African and Japanese cuisine – from fish & chips to classic sashimi. When it comes to seafood, it doesn’t get any fresher. We also cater for meat-eaters and vegetarians and offer a carefully selected range of the finest South African wines.
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