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Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, International
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed April 13, 2020 via mobile

I cannot wait to go back to Harbour House in Kalk Bay after the lockdown. The best sea food ever and the view over the ocean is outstanding.

Date of visit: April 2020
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lifeandbrand, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 14, 2020

Thank you Selina, that is amazing to hear and we all look forward to welcoming you back again later this month. Benjamin and the Harbour House Team

Reviewed March 20, 2020

Best fish meal on our trip, and what a view! Our waiter Gardner was very helpful, guided us through the menu and made excellent wine suggestions. He was very knowledgeable and kept the upmost due diligence with hand hygiene in this Corona-Virus scare, Highly recommend...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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lifeandbrand, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2020

We thank you for your wonderful feedback Oliver and we will share your compliments with Gardner right away. These are indeed trying times, we wish you all the best, stay safe and please join us again some time. Benjamin and the Harbour House Team

Reviewed March 18, 2020

We were lucky and happy to get a window table - wonderful view. The food was delicious and Serge was ever so gracious, informative and helpful.

Date of visit: March 2020
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lifeandbrand, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 19, 2020

Thank you for your wonderful review Swanlady, we hope to welcome you back and serve you again some time... Benjamin and the Harbour House Team

Reviewed March 15, 2020

Whenever I am in Cape Town I come here for a long/late lunch. We did Boulders Beach in the morning and afterwards we came here, best case scenario: you also get a chance to see some lion seals :-) The food was 10/10 (we had...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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lifeandbrand, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 15, 2020

Thank you for your lovely feedback Vera, we much appreciate you taking the time to share such kind words with us and we hope to have you back with us for more delicious seafood again sooner rather than later... Benjamin and the Harbour House Team

Reviewed March 14, 2020 via mobile

Harbour House in Kalk Bay served me one of my best meals ever 3 years ago. Then I was still an omnivore and they cooked for the discerning omnivore. Now I entered their doors prepared to make compromises for my partner's sake. Not necessary at...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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lifeandbrand, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 15, 2020

What an amazing review Mafonzie, thank you for sharing this with us... Your praise will be shared with our entire team, we are delighted you took the time to share this with the Tripadvisor community too and hope to serve you and your partner again...More

Reviewed March 13, 2020 via mobile

Really delicious food right on the sea. Had some lovely seafood whilst watching the waves crash on the rocks. Thanks Janine for getting us the perfect table and Serge for making our lunch so enjoyable!More

Date of visit: March 2020
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lifeandbrand, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2020

Dear Jess, Thank you for your lovely review and complimenting two of our amazing staff members, we will pass this right on to them and look forward to welcoming you back and serving you more of our delicious seafood again soon. Benjamin and the Harbour...More

Reviewed March 12, 2020 via mobile

Wonderful food, service and location. You can sit looking out to sea with spray hitting the windows from the crashing waves below. Not to be missed.

Date of visit: February 2020
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lifeandbrand, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2020

Thank you for your excellent recommendation David, we appreciate you taking the time and would love to serve you again soon. Benjamin and the Harbour House Team

Reviewed March 11, 2020

We returned to Harbour House after a few years to enjoy their famous sea food platter again. It was nicely presented and tasted good. However it is priced at nearly double the price of the competition down the road, and only includes a half portion...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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lifeandbrand, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2020

Dear Agewebb, Thank you for your loyal patronage of many years and for providing us with your constructive feedback. We perfectly understand your concern and will address this with our management team, thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts with us, we...More

Reviewed March 8, 2020 via mobile

Excellent service from Serge and fantastic food! Seafood is the best, and so fresh too! Would come again

Date of visit: March 2020
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lifeandbrand, General Manager at Harbour House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 8, 2020

We thank you for sharing such kind words with us Bren and we will pass on your compliments to Serge right away. Benjamin and the Harbour House Team

Reviewed March 5, 2020 via mobile

Harbour house sits right on the ocean front overlooking the sea often crashing dramatically on the rocks in front. Fantastic scenery and setting! We enjoyed our dinner, everything felt fresh and tasty although nothing special. My crayfish was on the small side and the chips...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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lifeandbrand, General Manager at Harbour House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2020

We thank you for your feedback Sinderella and are glad to hear that you enjoyed the magnificent location of our restaurant, it would be a great pleasure to serve you again some time... Benjamin and the Harbour House Team

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LuzeG
January 9, 2019|
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Dear Luze, we would like you to be comfortable while having dinner. If you don't mind leaving the shorts and flip flops at home though you will fit right in at our restaurant, see you soon... Benjamin and the Harbour... More
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Dear Dave, you are welcome to bring one bottle for every four guests at R50 per bottle. Please do be aware that it changes for MCC (R120) and Champagne (R400). We hope to welcome you soon. Benjamin and the Harbour House... More
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