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Harbour House V&A Waterfront

Quay 4 Pierhead, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 418 4744
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“seafood” (274 reviews)
“prawns” (157 reviews)
“yellowtail” (35 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Sushi, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
Quay 4 Pierhead, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

An incredible location in the Cape Town waterfront with awesome service from Cody. Great food recommendations and his attention to detail was spot on. Give that man a bells!!!

Thank Roger P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The waiter Fine was his name gave more then fine recommendations! We had the seafood grill that came with giant crayfish, succulent prawns, fresh mussels, tasty squid and fish fillets from the day’s catch Each was prepared differently but complemented each other flawlessly The rice...More

Thank unkenny
HarbourHouseG, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour House V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear unkenny, thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We are delighted to hear that Fine was able to assist you in true Harbour House fashion and you found all dishes to your liking. Hopefully we get to welcome you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food, and the service was excellent. The location is just lovely and, after having a drink upstairs at the bar on the roof-deck, we were placed very sweetly by the fireplace. Good variety on the menu. A nice place for family, friends and couples;...More

Thank Ayesha P
HarbourHouseG, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour House V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Ayesha, thank you for your lovely feedback and the great rating. We look forward to welcoming you again soon. Benjamin and the Harbour House Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

Harbour House @ Waterfront is a nice place to sit down. The view and the location are great! If you want to go for great food there are better places nearby, for a decent surf & turf or simple steak no complaints!More

Thank Basten P
HarbourHouseG, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour House V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Basten, thank you for your feedback. We appreciate your compliments on our location and the view from our magnificent deck. What do you find could be done to improve the food further to your liking? We would love to hear your thoughts on customercare@harbourhousegroup.co.za...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Harbour House is a good place, with nice food and very good service. We did find it overpriced and quite unremarkable compared to some other excellent restaurants in Cape Town, but this would not be a bad shout for dinner if you want somewhere at...More

Thank BraxManchester
HarbourHouseG, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour House V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Brax, thank you for sharing your thoughts with us, we appreciate you taking the time. Please feel free to share your suggestions for our dishes to be more remarkable, we would love to hear them on customercare@harbourhousegroup.co.za Subject: HH Waterfront - TA082018 Benjamin and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here was just as amazing as the service!! A great location to sit and watch the waterfront activity!

Thank GolferMom1
HarbourHouseG, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour House V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you GolferMom1, we loved reading your great feedback and hope to have you back with us real soon. Benjamin and the Harbour House Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

Ample space for our walk in. service was good.prices are a bit on the high side, even for Europeans unless you recide in one of the major world cities. will go again on my next visit.

Thank nock2018
HarbourHouseG, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour House V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear nock2018, thank you for your feedback, we look forward to welcoming you back soon. Benjamin and the Harbour House Team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best restaurants of the waterfront particularly if you want to eat fish. Probably more expensive than the average considering Cape Town price levels but super affordable considering EU prices

Thank Simone R
HarbourHouseG, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour House V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Simone, thank you for your great review and the recommendation shared with the Tripadvisor community. We look forward to welcoming you back again in the not so distant future. Benjamin and the Harbour House Team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here on the first night of our honeymoon and my wife's birthday. We booked on a recommendation from a friend. I had booked in advance and noted that it was a special occasion for us both but particularly my wife. When we arrived...More

Thank taken123
HarbourHouseG, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour House V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear taken123, thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us and the Tripadvisor community. We would like to apologize for not making your special evening any more special, as we surely could have, please accept our apologies for this lapse on...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can never go wrong with Harbour house V&A. This restaurant is perfectly located and has amazing food. Although locals will say that the prices are too high, I definitely feel that their food is worth every penny. Quality is Key :) I will definitely...More

Thank Liezl K
HarbourHouseG, Guest Relations Manager at Harbour House V&A Waterfront, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Liezl, thank you for your wonderful words of appreciation. We look forward to seeing you return soon. Benjamin and the Harbour House Team

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NuttyNoraCoDurham
November 26, 2017|
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Response from Lesley C | Reviewed this property |
It would be best to email the restaurant directly with your questions. The Waterfront is a popular New Years Eve Venue so booking is essential. As a fresh seafood venue, the menu may change due to availability. The location... More
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Noel G
October 26, 2017|
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Response from HarbourHouseG | Property representative |
Dear Noel G, We are indeed open on Christmas Day. We open our doors at 12:00. Please note bookings are essential.
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Ford K
July 29, 2017|
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Response from Martin B | Reviewed this property |
You can google the menu (harbourhouse full stop co full stop za slash menus!) It is one of the more expensive places in the V&A Waterfront, but the food is very good. Plus, there are daily specials which are usually worth... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Scenic view, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quay 4 Pierhead, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 418 4744
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