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All 176 Stellenbosch Restaurants

Cape Town Fish Market

Cnr Plein & Ryneveld Street, Stellenbosch, South Africa
021 883 9216
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Ranked #117 of 176 Restaurants in Stellenbosch
Cuisines: Seafood, Healthy
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Stellenbosch Cnr Plein & Ryneveld Street Stellenbosch Tel 021 883 9216 Fax 021 883 9234 Cell 082 887 3998
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English first
Stellenbosch, South Africa
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Started as the place to go. Of late, just went downhill. Pity as we used to often visit. Sushi bar sold old sushi, which tipped the scale.

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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Excellent meal and geat staff Chef did a tasting menu which was incredible - every course had a variety of great tastes! We already booked our next meal and can't wait to go back!

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Oud-Turnhout, Belgium
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30 reviews 30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I like to return to this place - with the caveat that what they serve is good but many items on the menu turn out to be 'so sorry, not available today'. And although not very busy, it took rather long before the food was served. This place has a more authentic look than Ocean Basket, but I would recommend... More 

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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60 reviews 60 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

The service was friendly, but due to the extensive wait and the lack of being kept informed quite useless. The food wasn't worth the hour wait for mains, a seafood platter with mushy prawns. It was a busy night, but the place was full of hungry people waiting to be served.

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Ryde, Australia
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56 reviews 56 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

During our recent visit to Stellenbosch we ate at this restaurant twice. The first time was a Sunday night and it was great: the food was excellent and the service efficient and friendly. We saw that they have an all you can eat special on Thursday nights so decided to return here for that. On our second visit, the experience... More 

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Brisbane
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251 reviews 251 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
145 helpful votes 145 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We were in Stellenbosch on a busy evening - Valentine's Day - but got a table at Cape Town Fish Market which we had not realised was part of a chain. The food tasted OK but for the next 3 days I was really ill. The only food that I had eaten that my partner had not was a plate... More 

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Northwich, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

cape town fish market is one of a chain of - presumably franchised - restaurants serving a wide variety of fish and steak type dishes at very economical prices. this restaurant is nicely situated in stellenbosch, with extensive (lit at night) parking across the road and is attractively laid out - a very pleasant ambience. when we were there it... More 

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Somerset West, South Africa
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118 reviews 118 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Delicious fish meal and excellent service. The restaurant is not fancy with high prices, it does not have a view but has an old charm atmosphere. I would certainly recommend this for a casual meal.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Fast efficient friendly service, so not ideal if you want a leisurely meal. A sushi conveyor bar is at the centre and not one person had sushi. A lot of waste and bored staff. Calamari starter was fine and so was the king clip, but not the best had in SA .

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Portland, Oregon, and Edinburgh, Scotland
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59 reviews 59 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

From the outside, this restaurant looks like an old, whitewashed building with atmosphere, but the actual restaurant lies behind that facade in a modernist structure of no character. Yet, the food (kingclip for all three of us) was excellent, as was the service.

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Additional Information about Cape Town Fish Market

Address: Cnr Plein & Ryneveld Street, Stellenbosch, South Africa
Phone Number: 021 883 9216
Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Stellenbosch
Cuisine: Seafood, Healthy

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