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Cnr. of Beach and Recreation Road, Fish Hoek, South Africa
+27 21 782 3066
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (20 reviews)
“prawns” (16 reviews)
“fish” (17 reviews)
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Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Cnr. of Beach and Recreation Road, Fish Hoek, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Fish Hoek has very few restaurants but this is a little gem. Clean, busy, excelletn service and a great lunch time menu with all main courses at R65 . Lots of locals in here eating lunch and no surprise given the excellent priced lunch menu....More

Thank Lorna S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lunch here yesterday was once again great. The lunch time menu with main courses at R65 is excellent value for money. As a local we love to frequent this place.

Thank HomerJ0
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Barracudas is a welcome pace to eat in the rather meagre selection of restaurant in Fish Hoek itself. It is a busy, buzzy place with a distant view of the sea over the railway line. It seems to cater for parties quite often though this...More

Thank Christine180250
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cant believe I have not been here before since I live not to far away. Attentive staff, lovely meal and prob the best prawns I’ve had in a LONG time. Cant wait for Thursday for the DURBAN Curry night.

Thank Arlene D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is top notch. The food is absolutely delicious - I've tried the steak, the schnitzel and the burger and all are divine. However, what really makes this restaurant stand out is the manager and waiters/waitresses. They never rush you and make you feel...More

Thank Shelly S
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

After visiting various other local restaurants with mixed reviews, we were told to try Barracudas... with a promise we’d love it. Sure enough everyone loved it. I had the Barracuda platter and salad. Very good salad and nice fresh fish and seafood platter. The rest...More

Thank Nancy C
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Very highly recommended. Outstanding service, and the food is exceptional. This is a must try if you are in this area.

Thank Gisele C
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Don't be fooled by the location, you may actually get a seaview with some serious down to earth good food, from the standard but prepped excellent seafood fare to tasty curries - all worth it!

Thank japoti
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Arrived and stood around before we were assisted. Table was cleaned and reset as we were a party of 6. Service was ok, I got the impression too little waiters so the were rather busy. Food order was spot on by the waiter. Food was...More

Thank AngelaSmith S
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We had wonderful evening out. The Durban lamb curry was spicy and perfect for a cold winter evening. The service was prompt and professional. Good atmosphere. Will definitely return.

Thank Martin N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr. of Beach and Recreation Road, Fish Hoek, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Fish Hoek
  • Phone Number: +27 21 782 3066
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Barracudas is a family restaurant with a relaxed atmosphere specialising in seafood. The restaurant, situated on the Fish Hoek beach front, boasts a fresh, contemporary and natural feel with a touch of coral and aqua. Maximum views have been created through floor to ceiling glass. The restaurant is fully licenced.
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