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John Dory's Somerset Mall

33 Broad Way | Shop 320 Somerset Mall, Somerset West 7130, South Africa
+27 21 851 4217
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Overview
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good31%
  • Average24%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible12%
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Open Now
8:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Sushi, Japanese, Grill
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
33 Broad Way | Shop 320 Somerset Mall, Somerset West 7130, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent service and the food was amazing.their juices are thick and you can taste that it's not fake.

Thank mphoshololo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am delighted to see and experience a new owner that is dedicated to good food and old fashioned attention for clients and details. Our food was great and service impacable, meeting my criteria for excellent price quality standards.

Thank Theo-Willemse
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Had the sushi and fish craving which was definitely satisfied. Kids enjoyed the prawns and California rolls and finished it all. Hubby and I had a platter for 2...everything was fresh, tasty and well prepared. Waitress was super friendly and brought everything we requested. Was...More

Thank KimThornton1
John_Dorys_Fish, Guest Relations Manager at John Dory's Somerset Mall, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

Dear KimThornton1 , Thanks for your amazing review of John Dory's Somerset Mall Fish, Grill & Sushi Restaurant. We're thrilled to hear that the food & service was a hit! We hope to see you and your family again soon for our ocean of choices...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017

We had a great Sunday lunch here. The waitron was a pleasure to deal with, and the food was just sooooo good. It was so nice to see it so well patronised, the restuarant was buzzing.More

Thank Lesley R
John_Dorys_Fish, Guest Relations Manager at John Dory's Somerset Mall, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

Dear Lesley R, Thanks for your amazing review of John Dory's Somerset Mall Fish, Grill & Sushi Restaurant. We're thrilled to hear that the food & service was a hit! We hope to see you again soon for our ocean of choices you will find...More

Reviewed 30 July 2017

Worst Experience ever... So me and my girlfriend were craving seafood and as such, decided to head down to john dorys. It was rather late in the evening 19:40, so the place was fairly empty. I expected that this meant the service would be quick...More

Thank Gathrey R
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Nice for kids - less so for Adults. Almost like the use the specials and kid friendly environment as disguise to serve often below par cuisine. Typical franchise 'fast food' establishment. Nothing wrong with that I suppose but don't expect too much.

Thank Stefan-12345
John_Dorys_Fish, Guest Relations Manager at John Dory's Somerset Mall, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Dear Stefan-12345, Thank you for your review of John Dory's Somerset Mall. We appreciate your feedback and hope to "sea" you again soon! Kind regards, John Dory's

Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

The sushi is really good. I go often and every single time, we have bad/slow service. Most recently, we arrived at 19h45 and waited 10 minutes to order, when we finally got our order in we had to wait a further 40 minutes to get...More

Thank Jodie B
John_Dorys_Fish, Guest Relations Manager at John Dory's Somerset Mall, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Dear Jodie B, Thank you for taking the time to send us your feedback. Your experience at John Dory's Somerset Mall concerns us . Our customers are very important to us. We would appreciate the opportunity to get in touch with both you and the...More

Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

I visit nearly every week. Service is always good. Sushi is good quality. Sushi bar chef and staff always very friendlyMore

Thank Pieter P
John_Dorys_Fish, Guest Relations Manager at John Dory's Somerset Mall, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2017

Dear Pieter P, Thank you for taking the time to review our John Dory's Somerset Mall Fish, Grill & Sushi Restaurant. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed our service as well as our sushi, expertly-rolled by our sushi chefs. We hope to offer...More

Reviewed 4 February 2017

Having been regular diners at Ocean Basket for many years now, we decided to try JD for a change. The new location inside the mall is light and airy, and the layout is spacious (unlike OB's ambiance) and the furniture new and clean. The mussels...More

Thank Jacques l
John_Dorys_Fish, Guest Relations Manager at John Dory's Somerset Mall, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2017

Dear Jacques l, Thank you for taking the time to review our John Dory's Somerset Mall Family Restaurant. We are sorry to hear that the food served was not up to standard, we appreciate your feedback. If you would like to discuss this further please...More

Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Yes, it is December and yes, the Somerset mall was busy with holiday visitors but waiting times in excess of 45 minutes for sushi was excessive! We were told 30 min max. The sushi at the conveyor belt kept rolling out but none served to...More

Thank WandavdB
John_Dorys_Fish, Guest Relations Manager at John Dory's Somerset Mall, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2017

Dear WandavdB, Thank you for taking the time to review John Dory's Somerset Mall Fish Grill & Sushi restaurant. We're so sorry to hear that this was your experience. That certainly doesn't sound like the level of service we pride ourselves on. We would appreciate...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Broad Way | Shop 320 Somerset Mall, Somerset West 7130, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Somerset West
  • Phone Number: +27 21 851 4217
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Description
Ahoy Me Mateys! Join us at Somerset West John Dory's - the best seafood restaurant that the whole family can enjoy! Our menu has an ocean of choices for all our seafood lovers! From fresh hand-rolled sushi to tempura battered fish & chips. Shiver your timbers! Our catch of the day, prawns, calamari and fresh oysters are a reason to abandon ship and come ashore! Our kids' menu has a variety of yummy meals for our young mateys too and we also have a cool kids' play area with boatloads of fun activities for little sailors! What are you waiting for? Dock your boat at John Dory's in Somerset West for arrr-mazing food and service.
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