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Blowfish Restaurant

Dolphin Beach | Table View, Cape Town Central 7441, South Africa
+27 21 556 5464
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good39%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
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“sushi” (106 reviews)
“chops” (5 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
Seafood, Sushi, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Dolphin Beach | Table View, Cape Town Central 7441, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago

There is nothing spectacular about the eatery, but it is nice. The fish counter is attractive and there is sufficient choice of food and wine on the menu. The views from some tables is good, but generally the space tends to feel impersonal and not...More

Thank CapeCourtesy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited a few times, and was always happy with my meals. The sushi was fresh and well prepared, although I feel that some of the dishes could have had a bit more depth in flavour. The staff were always very nice and the view was...More

Thank eleni a
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was delicious but the service was a comedy of errors from the start. Server takes one person on the table's order and leaves. We had to track her down to order for the rest of the party. Received our sushi paraphernalia in increments of...More

Thank 833riaand
Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

We were invited to one of our best friends 40th birthday celebration at Blowfish. The food, service and the venue (not to mention the view) were great.

Thank Reenen V
Reviewed June 8, 2017

A friend and I were on the last day of a scientific meeting. After visiting SANCCOB Penguin/Seabird Rescue Center they recommended Blowfish for a quick bite. Food was excellent, service quick and professional and of course the views of Table Mountain. I won't soon forget...More

Thank Ted B
Reviewed May 29, 2017

The location and view is absolutely to die for. The service is very good. I had Tom Yon soup and seafood platter which was excellent. Everything done to perfection, It is worth the effort to ride out for a evening meal... thank you The buffet...More

Thank 78sylviaw
Reviewed May 13, 2017

Staff were really cheerful and helpful, food was very good and served in an attractive way. But the views of Table bay Mountain were spectacular. A must visit if around this part of Cape Town.

Thank malcoll53
Reviewed May 6, 2017

The quality of the raw, fresh fish on display behind the counter was very poor. Tired and dry is how I would describe most fish on display. Tuna looked grey with those metallic reflections. Not cheap and may still be trading on past reputations

Thank Pinknellie
Reviewed May 1, 2017

Booked here for our friends birthday.This was our first visit to this restaurant,on arrival the staff were very friendly shown to our table which had the view of table mountain which was great and took some great photos,the menu was great with a good choice...More

Thank peter_felsing1
Reviewed April 29, 2017

Yes! Iconic place to say "farewell to CapeTown" & know that the impression will last for a life time. View ......outstanding; Sunset......mind blowing ;ambiance....memorable; service .....pleasant; .table setting ..gracious ; food .....average Sushi and sea food come at the cost of the view. Fish charged...More

Thank charleskilner808
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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
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings
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
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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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