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Blowfish Restaurant

Dolphin Beach | Table View, Cape Town Central 7441, South Africa
+27 21 556 5464
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
Travelers talk about
“sushi” (117 reviews)
“seafood platter” (21 reviews)
“langoustines” (7 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Seafood, Sushi, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Dolphin Beach | Table View, Cape Town Central 7441, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a large group and the staff were quick combine tables to set us up. The food was good and there were an abundant variety to choose from. The selection of fruit and breads was very nice as an alternative to the traditional breakfast...More

Thank guestg567
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Dear guestg567, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We're very happy you enjoyed the variety offered! We hope to welcome you back soon. Kind regards, Blowfish

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On Monday's they have a seafood special, the place is full and reservations are recommended. The prices are decent the food is however average. The view from here is spectacular, overlooking the Table Bay and perfect views to Table Mountain.More

Thank Markus W
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Dear Markus, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We're sorry you feel our food is not up to standards, our guests are very important to us and we try to ensure their happiness 100% of the time. Next time you're with us,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From the disabled parking bay up the ramp, greeted at the entrance with a genuine smile from a lovely lady & shown to a table with a breathtaking view of Table Mountain. Service was excellent, menu has a lot to offer. Our meal choices were...More

Thank sharonedwards32
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Dear sharonedwards32, We are so glad that you had a great experience dining with us! Thank you for the kind review. We hope to welcome you back again soon! Best, Blowfish

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice views and food without being overwhelmingly excellent. Decent enough for a meal or a night out. Good views and very clean

Thank rodney120
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Dear Rodney120, Thank you for taking the time to give us a review! We so appreciate it and are glad that you had a good experience. See you soon! Best, Blowfish

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went for lunch, hoping to have some fresh swordfish, but had to opt for tuna as they had none available. Lovely hostess/waitress greeted us at the door as we entered from the rain outside. She walked with us to the fish counter, waited while...More

Thank storm346
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to swing by while in traffic. What a pleasant surprise. Had Greek salad, bacon wrapped calamari - very good. Mains were sea food platter & black mushroom gnocchi- very good again. Deserts were espresso creme brulee. Solid wine selection. Unparalleled Table Mountain views. Very...More

Thank Milan A
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Dear Milan, Thank you so much for such a lovely review! We appreciate you taking your time to share your experience. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Best, Blowfish

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is really good! Renowned for its fine seafood, Blowfish Restaurant has a specially crafted A La Carte menu to ensure that you enjoy sensational dining and also offer seafood and sushi specials to make sure you and your family make new memories. Enjoy...More

Thank annacriss
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Dear Anna, Thank you for taking the time to share your lovely words! We're so happy you had a good experience. We can't wait to welcome you back to enjoy more great views and yummy food soon! Best, Blowfish

Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

We took some friends out for a birthday dinner to what we remembered was a great restaurant we last visited over a year ago. We ordered the 40 piece sushi platter to start and got only 4 salmon roses with the rest made up of...More

Thank Cal P
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

We came for dinner to celebrate a deal done. I had the Sushi (which luckily for me was on a half price special) My colleague had the ostrich steak that smelled a bit over ripe to me. The service was good and the waitress on...More

Thank R8979PFandrewe
Management response:Responded 5 weeks ago

Dear R8979PFandrewe, Thanks for joining us! We're glad you celebrated your accomplishment at Blowfish. Thank you for your kind review, we look forward to seeing you again soon. Have a great day.

Reviewed April 3, 2018

This is a must-try and then repeat dining experience if you are looking for a fantastic seafood meal!

Thank shanenefdt
Management response:Responded April 9, 2018

Dear shanenefdt, We're so glad you loved your experience! Thanks for sharing such a positive review. We look forward to seeing you again soon! Best, Blowfish

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January 27, 2017|
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Response from Kyle D | Property representative |
Hi Khusfeld Thanks for getting in touch. It depends entirely on how much you'd like to eat, as well as whether you prefer more Traditional Sushi or if you wish to indulge in Blowfish's Signature Sushi. Please have a look... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Kids, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dolphin Beach | Table View, Cape Town Central 7441, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 556 5464
  • E-mail
Renowned for picturesque views of Table Bay and Table Mountain. Blowfish is a fine seafood restaurant ensuring that you enjoy sensational dining. Our famous fish counter allows you to make a selection from an array of fresh seafood and customise your order according to weight. Come enjoy seafood, sushi, atmosphere and views.
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