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Firefish

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Experience sensational seafood fresh from the ocean and hot off the grill at this sophisticated harbour-side eatery at Cape Town’s bustling V&A Waterfront. All protein cuts are grilled on the state to the art Josper Charcoal Grill. This hybrid grill burns only top-quality charcoal and operates at an ultra-high temperature to allow us to grill and roast while preserving and enhancing the most deli
PRICE RANGE
$4 - $21
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
Seafood, Sushi, Grill
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

From the minute we walked in, we were treated with smiles and courtesy. Lovely options to choose from. Bit pricey, but what did we expect at the V&A?!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank borguelady
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Steak and sushi was sublime. Brian showed interest in us and was engaging, knowledgeable on the menu. A good experience.

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank bionajuman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staying near the V&A we stopped by Firefish a number of times. This restaurant is clean, beautifully designed and has amazing views of the harbor and mountain. The service was faultless on every occasion. Even the managers made a point of stopping by for a...More

Date of visit: May 2019
3  Thank CraigDan67
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This past Sunday we were celebrating my younger sisters birthday. Through pass visits we had good food and time. However this wasn't the case. The restaurant was basically empty on a Sunday evening at 6pm. They had no idea of the reservation we made, nonetheless...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Noluvuyo S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A bit away from the waters edge, best service, great food! Very much enjoyed it there, can recommend!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Pensionist57
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had good seafood and service here. It is a little pricey by Cape Town but that is to be expected given its location.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank jhwwre
Reviewed May 20, 2019 via mobile

Our first dining experience in the V&A Waterfront did not disappoint. My sirloin was cooked as requested (medium rare), though it was less tender than I had hoped. My wife's baby kingclip was really nice - fresh and perfectly cooked. Our side of vegetables (spinach,...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank stefano523
Reviewed May 20, 2019

The setting of Firefish was special - while on the 'main drag' of Waterfront eateries the views are worth the pedestrian position. From the pics online the restaurant looked elevated and a little more private. It was a cool day but we chose to sit...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Culinarytreats
Reviewed May 10, 2019

We were on our last leg of our trip and just wanted nothing complicated just simple and good, what better than fish and chips? Passing by FireFish we looked at the menu and it was a no brainer! A nice friendly warm, smiley welcome and...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Allmac06
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Firefish, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We at Firefish are happy to receive such a great review. Thanks for the 5 stars! We hope to have you back on your next visit to Cape Town. Kind regards, Firefish Management

Reviewed May 6, 2019 via mobile

The location in the Waterfront could not be better, the service was friendly and efficient and the Caesar salad which my wife and I shared for a starter was excellent. Unfortunately both our main courses were a disappointment. My seared tuna was not seared but...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank etiennes2014
Kove_Mngt, Manager at Firefish, responded to this reviewResponded May 13, 2019

Thank you for your feedback of your recent visit to Firefish Should you wish to send us more detailed feedback on your experience and on how you think we can improve, please email marketing@kovecollection.co.za or feel free to call us on 082 800 8542 We...More

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