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Ocean Basket

St. Johns Piazza, Shop 17 | Main Road, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
+27 21 433 0450
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good43%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (27 reviews)
“prawns” (13 reviews)
“grilled sole” (3 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Seafood, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
St. Johns Piazza, Shop 17 | Main Road, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a franchise and we had been to the Ocean Basket in Harare, Zimbabwe therefore we wanted to compare the service and cuisine. We were not disappointed. We enjoyed the catch of the day and prawns with chips which my husband had and I...More

Thank Gogolicious60
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

very delicious seafoods… helpful and friendly staff... crowded but fast service… recommend prawn tail and ocean platter…

Thank Saffary
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was amazing and the price was reasonable. The service was friendly. It was a causual invironment for a weary traveler!!

Thank PennyD123jj
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We a fish prawn combo and a tilapia which was well cooked and service was quick and friendly. Good mid range eatery

Thank Jules2906
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

On Tuesday 11 of July my friends and I went to ocean basket in Seapoint. I thought the bread,butter as well as the three condiments( garlic,tartare,sauce and chillies) come standard with every meal,but to my dismay I discovered that it was not! The waitress, Margaret,...More

Thank Amina S
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

One has come to expect good food, value for money and efficient service from Ocean Basket, and Ocean Basket Sea Point ticked all the boxes. We were met by friendly staff and manager ready to serve with delight. The food was fresh and delicious, and...More

Thank francoisroux10
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Nice atmosfer. The food was great the restaurant is perfect place for two or a family. The service good and friendly.

Thank Derick K
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

I wasn't looking for a five star experience - just a quick bite down the road. HOWEVER - the service was terrible... We waited for 5 minutes to be noticed at the entrance and were then seated for 15 minutes before being greeted by our...More

Thank KatieR_CPT
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We had a quick lunch at this location and was amazed and the amount of food for the value. The shrimp? Oh my, I still dream about it. Everything was grilled to perfection and the French fries were so very good.

Thank BL2007
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Went here with family for weekend dinner. The food was great and the waitress was very helpful. Unfortunately, when checking the bill, we found we had been charged R18 for a tiny jug of cold milk which was requested with the coffee. At no time...More

Thank AlanCT007
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St. Johns Piazza, Shop 17 | Main Road, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 433 0450
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