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Marine Dr -7, The Beachfront Boardwalk | Marine Drive, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
+27 41 583 4110
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7:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The position of the restaurant is really what made us choose this spot. The 6 of had a combination of burgers, nachos and king Klip. The burgers are good and definitely try of your thing. My inlaws who don't really dine out, was kind of expecting a Mac burger😄, and was presently surprised. My wife and son ordered the nachos,... More 

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Cheshire
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198 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We booked in advance and on arrival we were glad we had as it was very busy with people being turned away; the restaurant offers both inside and outside veranda for dining providing clear views of the sea. The menu is extensive and caters for a wide range of tastes, the food was excellent and the service was superb, a... More 

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Grahamstown, South Africa
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72 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After waiting more than 45 minutes for our food - it eventually are- cooked into the afterlife! The angelfish was cooked into oblivion- absolutely inedible- we sent two portions back. The sushi rice was SO HARD that I thought it may break my crowns! HOW does a place like this stay in business?

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Thank BarbiCow
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186 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved this place. Great location right on the ocean with views of the PE harbor and Sharks pier. Inside and outside sitting. GREAT menu with lots of options. The sushi was AMAZING!! Prob our favorite restaurant on the trip.

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Thank Allyson S
Barthodv, Owner at Blue Waters Cafe, responded to this review

Thanks for your great feedback! We relay on this to keep improving. We hope to see you on your next trip More 

Somerset West, South Africa
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31 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The service and meals were excellent. It is well situated on the beach near many hotels, with beautiful views. I love their seafood but they do effer excellent other type meals fir those who is less off a seal.

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Kilwinning, United Kingdom
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384 reviews
238 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While travelling the four of us stopped off here for a snack lunch. Great location, decent choice of food and drinks and not expensive considering its location. Staff also friendly and helpful. You will not be disappointed.

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Thank Kilwinnkie
Barthodv, Owner at Blue Waters Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and positive comments! I will relay the message to everyone. We hope to be of service in the near future. More 

Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An awesome place to sit and enjoy the beauty that PE has to offer. Service is slow but food is good. Comprehensive menu from salads to sushi to steak

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Thank Maxprella
Rio de Janeiro
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114 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great early dinner at sunset here. Try for a table on the verandah if the weather is good. Service is a bit slow and clunky, but sincere. Prices are very reasonable.

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Thank ajnaro
Kensington, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Perfect but not smoker friendly. Food is awesome. Service is exemplary. Breakfast was not so good. But still a AAA+

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Thank wross1972
Barthodv, Owner at Blue Waters Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments! We will come up with a smoking solution with our next big revamp. We would love to improve the breakfast that did not satisfy and would love some more feedback. Thank you once again. More 

Pretoria, South Africa
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62 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Next to the pier and on the beach you can have dinner as the waves crash just below you. A magical venue with great food.

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Thank Awethu_International
Barthodv, Owner at Blue Waters Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your experience with us! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $15
Cuisine
Seafood, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Scenic view, Large groups, Dining on a budget, Romantic
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: Marine Dr -7, The Beachfront Boardwalk | Marine Drive, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Port Elizabeth  >  Summerstrand
  • Phone Number: +27 41 583 4110
Description
Blue Waters Cafe is situated next to the ocean with great views of the bay. We serve breakfast, lunch and dinner. Our meals range from light meals, steaks, chicken and fresh fish.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?