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Captains Anchor

477 Milkwood Lane, Southport 4230, South Africa
+27 39 681 3585
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good22%
  • Average45%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible11%
Apr 12, 2017
“Informal beach eatery”
Jan 13, 2017
“Nice location, great beach, dodgy pub.”
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Seafood, Pub
477 Milkwood Lane, Southport 4230, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great pub and a lovely location, drank there twice during a weekend away. The only negative was that they have one tv and patrons all want to watch a different sporting event, but that is no fault of the pub or staff who were incredibly...More

Thank Russ P
Reviewed April 12, 2017

We ate here twice during our week-long stay at Southport. Service was friendly and they really made an effort to serve the kids' meals quickly. We loved the atmosphere ... literally ON the beach .... and the food was fine. Enjoy the outside informal atmosphere!

Thank lindabB833GM
Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

Excellently located right on Southport beach, adjacent to a nice picnic area equipped with barbecue facilities and a stones throw away from the life guard station and public ablution facilities. The restaurant serves typical pub style meals, the service is fine and the food is...More

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Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

Poor service, food orders not received blamed on staff rotation. Happened more than once. Been going there for some time but not anymore.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed January 8, 2016

I ate dinner here with my folks and their friend on a week night in November 2015. Will definitely be coming back! *Good - Very friendly staff!! Wish I could remember the guys name that served us - he was top notch and made sure...More

Thank mailtracyb
Reviewed December 26, 2015 via mobile

Expect the obvious. Simple, cheap without frills. It's a beachside restaurant and pub with a very basic menu, all served by local, casual staff. Some keywords to assist with expectations: - Instant coffee - Brightly coloured mustard and tomato sauce - Small village slow service...More

Thank Christopher G
Reviewed March 3, 2015

What more could you possibly ask for - a location like no other and a well priced, delicious menu served with grace and style.

2  Thank stephiemac
Reviewed January 14, 2015

This is a very rustic little restaurant off the main beach. The menu is simple and typical of what you should find at the beach: good prawns, amazing mussels, yummy burgers and excellent milkshakes. And if you're looking for ultimate cocktails, this is the place...More

Thank SJPSouthAfrica
Reviewed March 25, 2014

Captain's Anchor is at the entrance of the Southport beach, with ample parking in front. there is an airconditioned pub & a separate restauration area. You can also sit outside and enjoy the sea-breeze & nice view over the sea. No big culinary deal, but...More

Thank Guy P
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Restaurant Details

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Seafood, Pub
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 477 Milkwood Lane, Southport 4230, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Southport
  • Phone Number: +27 39 681 3585
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