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Codfather Seafood & Sushi


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

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$25 - $35
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed today via mobile

The service was excellent from the manager through to the waiters, however we were very disappointed with the quality of the food, which was bland and we ordered a tuna steak seared which was tough.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank brandewyn
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

superb and fresh seafood, simple cooking method (all grilled), good wines, pleasant staff, honest price ! can’t beat that ! no wonder the place does so well. highly recommend.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank topkapitan
Reviewed 4 days ago

The concept of picking your own seafood/fish from the case made the experience very unique and something we will never forget. All of the food we had, the salmon, tuna, prawns, calamari, and dessert were excellent. The staff were very helpful and friendly. A bonus...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank B1811OIamandas
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited the Codfather restaurant based on a recommendation. The restaurant offered a fantastic variety and meny of fresh fish, shellfish and sushi. You pick want you want the display and have it grilled according to your taste. The restaurant also serve excellent local wine...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 412hermanr
Reviewed 4 days ago

Liked this place a lot. Settle down at your table and wait for your waiter to invite you to the selection counter where you can pick your 'catch' and side dishes. brought to you on a sharing platter and excellent value for money. We had...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank TravellersWrites
Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is located on the first floor of a building that is just behind the main promenade and doesn’t look like much from the outside. But the food was amazing and staff were very friendly and helpful. The waiter explains all of the fish...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank emma5590
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great concept you order your seafood from the fridge prior to them cooking it and you pay per weight . Service was good and food beautiful .

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Argy75
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hubby and I just ate at Codfather this evening and what a delight. Stewart was our server and he was fabulous! Cudos to him! This is a unique and fun concept where Stewart escorted us to the "fish market" and explained all the choices on...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank woods122
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our hotel staff raved about this place. Cute interior. Seafood is displayed at the front of the restaurant. Guests line up to select their dinner without much of an idea of price. Waiters seem to all suggest cooking all fish in one dish. But this...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank kitty_2715
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is in the charming seaside neighborhood of Camp's Bay. It was recommended by our hotel manager, and we were so pleased that we followed her advice. It is like going to a fish market; you select the type(s) and quantity of fish and...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Geoff H
March 4, 2019|
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Response from London1956 | Reviewed this property |
Definitely fish only. They specialise in sushi.
September 2, 2018|
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Response from martinj113 | Reviewed this property |
Hello we found the places we stayed in SA very relaxed about dress codes. This is definitely okay for the clothes you have described in fact I wore something similar but with flip flops. If you going to eat in the evening... More
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