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Ocean Basket

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Cnr Burnett & Grosvenor Streets, Pretoria, South Africa
+27 12 362 6626
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Attentive waiters didn't even write down menu selection but made no errors. Nice seating outside. Variety of fish dishes. Chain restaurant.

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Thank Egap10
Durban
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30 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 5, 2017

The great thing about a chain is you know what you will get, and Ocean Basket Hatfield served up good seafood, just as expected

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Thank V_KeenTraveller
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016

Food of high quality. Waiters very friendly. No long waits to be served after order was placed. Table been cleared frequently after every meal.

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Thank 641carelr
Pretoria
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

You can always rely on Ocean Basket for good old fashion seafood - themed meals. The menu is accommodative of most preferences, when it comes to seafood preparation, i.e. you can have your fish fried, grilled or Cajun style. What I like is that they always offer you a choice of either one side or a half portion of two... More 

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Kimberley
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2016

arriving back from the Conference quite late I went to Ocean Basket to have food. It is next to the Protea hotel. Service and food were excellent, but again the bother. of going from the restaurant to the Hotel, was marred by people begging and being very much in "my space'- not pleasant a all.

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Thank 558lesleyn
Lusaka
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38 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 20, 2016

I honestly haven't had any bad experience with the Ocean's Baskets that I have been to so far. I usually eat at Ocean's Baskets whenever I visit a new town and not very sure where to eat from and because I love seafood and am familiar with the franchise menu. I bought some sushi at Ocean's Basket Hatfield as takeaway... More 

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Thank PreciousM474
Pretoria, South Africa
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 15, 2016

I enjoy the place especially the quality service offered you leave the place completely satisfied and guess what it is value for money offering1

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Thank 560sindi
Port Shepstone, South Africa
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35 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2015

Some of the dishes like the garlic bread differed from my experience at other Ocean Baskets. Was a little annoyed by the constant and rather pushy beggar at the tables near the roadside. Main dish was really good and worthy of praise. No manager doing rounds though. but service was satisfactory.

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Thank vpather
Atlanta, Georgia
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37 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2015

I had no transportation and this was within walking distance of my hotel. Hearing that it was a chain from one of our party I was fully prepared for over-breaded, fried seafood of questionable quality. I was more than pleasantly surprised to see lots of options on the menu and to get great grilled seafood at a very reasonable price.... More 

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Thank journeyfolk
Johannesburg, South Africa
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143 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2015

We used the Gautrain from Sandton to Hatfield station which is nearby and saw that there was an Ocean Basket. Knowing that you can’t go wrong we visited for lunch. We were pleased that the standard seems to be good throughout the chain of restaurant and the seafood of very good quality. The calamari tubes and heads were delightfully crisp... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Sushi
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Burnett & Grosvenor Streets, Pretoria, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Pretoria
  • Phone Number: +27 12 362 6626

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?