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Ocean Basket Hartbeespoort Dam

R511 Melodie, Hartbeespoort 0261, South Africa
+27 12 253 2945
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good22%
  • Average32%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible12%
Travelers talk about
“calamari” (4 reviews)
“village mall” (3 reviews)
“our waiter” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Sushi
$$ - $$$
R511 Melodie, Hartbeespoort 0261, South Africa
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Reviewed November 16, 2017

Unfortunatley not a good expericence. The food was very average and no atmosphere, and not very clean. Saw three diffenent waiters filling in for the sushi chef, all handling the food with no gloves.The toilets were not clean and there was no soap or paper...More

Thank DiplomaticTours
Reviewed September 11, 2017

I went to this place while on a business trip and had an excellent dinner. Together with a colleague we ordered a fish platter for two and we couldn't even finish it. The fish, calamari and mussels were perfectly cooked. The prawns were not well...More

Thank iapad
Reviewed August 25, 2017 via mobile

I have been here twice and it is the best Ocean Basket I have ever been to. The meals taste particularly fresh (unlike one or two experiences at other OBs), the layout of the resturant is great, giving patrons an open view of the kitchen...More

Thank D5207IQlaurenb
Reviewed May 31, 2017 via mobile

We joined the table with 10 family members. The waitress tried her best. The food was avarage. The management of the restaurant seems having lost any enthusiasm or energy. Not great.......

1  Thank Mark F
Reviewed May 19, 2017 via mobile

I visited Ocean Basket after they moved from Village Mall Hartbeespoort. Sushi was nothing outstanding. Rice over cooked and sashimi portions undersized. Service was very slow even though the restaurant did not have many patrons. John Dory's is their competition and have much better service...More

Thank Dilatus B
Reviewed March 21, 2017 via mobile

Very poor service, placed an order for sushi and was told after 45 minutes that they didn't have seaweed nori for the sushi. The manager had gone to Spar to buy some. Sushi was average with the rice being very stodgy. Often come to Hartbeespoort...More

Thank janetv327
Reviewed January 30, 2017

This restaurant amuses me. Sometimes you will get there and from the waiter till your food things go wrong. The next time I will get there and the waiter and food is an absolute winner, like this time

Thank Elize_13
Reviewed November 24, 2016

Got the Kingklip. Like all the others the food is not bad, the waiters trained to ask the right questions. Like a chain restaurant you know what you get, but if you love seafood go to a small family restaurant where the passion for food...More

Thank MelcolmM
Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

Decided to give it a try all the way from Pretoria and wasnt disappointed.the food was excellent(family platter)recomended by our waiter(Linox)thanks Harties😊

Thank VanWyk22
Reviewed September 1, 2016

Always a satisfying treat for us to have simple but well prepared Seafood. Our favourite is often the Squid Heads, not a normal Menu item but a nice change. Waitress recommended having them fried in a lemon butter sauce, preferred it on the side as...More

Thank 769rickv
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: R511 Melodie, Hartbeespoort 0261, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  North-West Province  >  Hartbeespoort
  • Phone Number: +27 12 253 2945
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