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Bertha's Restaurant

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Quayside Centre, 1 Wharf Road, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
+27 21 786 2138
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7:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:30 am - 10:00 pm
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We really enjoyed breakfast here a couple of mornings and dinner was good as well. The view is stunning and the place is easy to come to.

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Thank Isengrinedewolff
Harrogate, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We are regular visitors to Cape Town so purposely went to Bertha's on our way around Cape Point. The setting is ideal & we were entertained by a group of singers at the waterfront whilst we ate. What made our visit special this time was our waitress, Maria, she was a ray of light & made us laugh; certainly she... More 

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Thank CID25
Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

With a group of 20 we had a lovely lunch at Bertha's after having been around in the Cape of Good Hope area. Excellent sea food and great location just at the key side. Nice people, good atmosphere, great food, what more can one ask for?

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Thank AasmundE
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We came here on our last two visits and it was special and different, the seafood platter was to die for. I don't know what happened but, it's become more of a fast food place, they ran out of chips, service was not particularly quick and disappointing.

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Thank russk01
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A great place to stop if you are en route to see the penguins at Boulder's Bay. Excellent seafood and friendly service!

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Thank Mich_Vintcent
Johannesburg
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Berthas is on the harbour a d probably the best situated restaurant in Simons Town just a pity the service is non existent. It took forever just to get a waiters attention and then was promply ignored. Second attempt at least elicited the ordering of drinks which arrived at a snails pace. Third attempt to order a secobd round and... More 

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Thank Lorna S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Oh my word, the food at Bertha's is so delicious, the vibe is good as they have locals selling souvineers and playing traditional african sounds on a wooden xylephone right outside, lots of activity, cocktails are yummy and the starter spring rolls is a must, we have eaten here a few times the food is exceptional but quite pricey but... More 

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Thank JacquelineDean
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited many times during our stay, the food is good, staff are helpful and all well priced. There is a large selection of meals on offer and a fantasic view of the harbour!

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Thank Ryan L
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Restaurant offers nice seating outdoor with view at the lake. Food is lovely, wide variety of excellent seafood. However service is very slow and it takes time to get your order.

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Thank Maggie1508
Romford
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner here during our 4 night stay in Simons Town. Restaurant is in a great location right on the harbour. Good menu at good prices with plenty of choice. I had the Lamb curry which was excellent and the Malva pudding which was also very good. I washed the food down with a couple of pints. Throughout our visit... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15
Cuisine
Soups, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Dining on a budget, Scenic view, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quayside Centre, 1 Wharf Road, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Simon's Town
  • Phone Number: +27 21 786 2138

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