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King Fisher

No. 1, Courtenay Street, George 6529, South Africa
+27 44 873 3127
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good39%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (46 reviews)
“hake” (12 reviews)
“fish kebab” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00All hours
Seafood, Sushi, International, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
No. 1, Courtenay Street, George 6529, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 176 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great gem of George. The best fish dishes in the area and vibe and staff ten thumbs up. If in the area the place to be is the King of Fisher.

Thank ricardobT2985HJ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had to find a venue for a quick meeting but the restaurant only opened at 12.00. We were accommodated, with no prior notice, at just after 11.00. The friendly waitress kept the cappuccino's coming. Service and attitude was excellent, in spite of their busy...More

Thank SonjaGeorge
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Recently I decided to once again revisit The Kingfisher. It has been a family favorite for many years, but the decor and menu got a little bit lack luster and old. I went on Mother's Day, and they had some lovely specials on offer, but...More

Thank Dawnve
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We visited Kingfisher on the recommendation of an acquaintance who is a regular. We were not disappointed. As fish lovers it was refreshing to have more than the standard hake/ kingklip on offer! I had the grilled kabeljou which was excellent. Decent choice of wine,...More

Thank Eleanor S
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Isn’t it wonderful to get served by a waiter who knows not to come around every five minutes, who hangs back but keeps an eye on you, and comes when needed. Well, ask for Ross because he’s your guy! The view from the upstairs deck...More

Thank WolfInSheepsCosplay
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Visited here 3 years ago when we were last in George and loved it, went again in April this year and still love it! The staff are really friendly and the atmosphere is relaxed and happy, the food is great and I would recommend this...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a late lunch Fresh fish and a couple of craft beers. The view of the mountains was great. Friendly staff

Thank Francois d
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Waiting staff were so lovely, advising us not to order a calamari steak because it was like chewing a tyre. Service was perfect and the food was lovely.

Thank Carolyn H
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

We ate here many years ago and went back hoping it would be the same. In short yes it is. We had the grilled hake and salad. For starters we had sushi and that was fine (unfortunately we have been spoilt by sushi specialist restaurants)....More

Thank scottyAuckland
Reviewed 22 March 2017

After being undecided as to where to go, we decided to visit King Fisher to have a look at the new upgrades. We were pleasantly surprised. We ordered their burgers for the first time and I enjoyed it so much! The waiters just needs to...More

Thank Karien06
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No. 1, Courtenay Street, George 6529, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  George
  • Phone Number: +27 44 873 3127
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