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Marine Dr -7, The Beachfront Boardwalk | Marine Drive, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
+27 41 583 4110
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07:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 07:30 - 22:00
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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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342 reviews
187 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

What a great spot. On the sea shore and overlooking the crashing waves ! Lovely food and good service. I had the hake and salad and it was perfectly cooked. A great salad ...

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Thank 365giannad
United Kingdom
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27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The views from the restaurant may be nice, but the food was not. I ordered a pasta dish and it was swimming in alfredo sauce. It was disgusting and I was not pleased. The food was overpriced and lacking in quality. Would not return or recommend.

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Thank sweetpea1008
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Blue Waters Café has an informal atmosphere with an extensive menu to meet all their customers needs.

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Thank CarlPrinsloo
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44 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just back from a meal at BWC with a few work colleagues. Good selection of wines but even better choice of food! Everything from sushi to burgers available. Had chicken and avocado salad with grilled halloumi cheese as a side dish. All good!

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Thank Jake B
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88 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The setting is great - right on the beach. Food is well prepared with quite a wide variety and a not so pricey wine list. Although the service was acceptable and quicker than most, the waitress did not follow up after bringing the main dish and the manager stood around but did not seem to be interested in visiting any... More 

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Thank Willem A
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The decor has been upgraded and the food was much better than the last time we came here. We waited quite a while for a drink and when the food came it was what one would expect from a quality restaurant with a spectacularly view as one gets from here

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Thank AnneJennings
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although spoilt for choice on the PE beachfront, we opted to try the Blue Waters Cafe as it seemed a popular eatery. We were seated promptly and the waiter immediately attended to us. He was knowledgeable and helpful when it came to the menu and the many splendid choices on it. I decided to have one of their gourmet burgers... More 

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Thank Logan N
England, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had supper here. There where 6 of us and the food and service was very good! It's quite pricey but thoroughly enjoyed our evening!

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Thank burmateak
Johannesburg, South Africa
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The position of the restaurant is really what made us choose this spot. The 6 of had a combination of burgers, nachos and king Klip. The burgers are good and definitely try of your thing. My inlaws who don't really dine out, was kind of expecting a Mac burger😄, and was presently surprised. My wife and son ordered the nachos,... More 

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Thank Chris L
Cheshire
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214 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 181 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked in advance and on arrival we were glad we had as it was very busy with people being turned away; the restaurant offers both inside and outside veranda for dining providing clear views of the sea. The menu is extensive and caters for a wide range of tastes, the food was excellent and the service was superb, a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Cuisine
Seafood, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 22:00
Monday
07:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 22:00
Thursday
07:30 - 22:00
Friday
07:30 - 22:00
Saturday
07:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marine Dr -7, The Beachfront Boardwalk | Marine Drive, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Port Elizabeth  >  Summerstrand
  • Phone Number: +27 41 583 4110
Description
Blue Waters Cafe is situated next to the ocean with great views of the bay. We serve breakfast, lunch and dinner. Our meals range from light meals, steaks, chicken and fresh fish.

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