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Die Strandloper

Langebaan Street, Langebaan, Saldanha Bay Municipality 7357, South Africa
+27 22 772 2490
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“crawfish” (91 reviews)
“bread” (60 reviews)
“snoek” (37 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
African, Seafood, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
Langebaan Street, Langebaan, Saldanha Bay Municipality 7357, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Aah, what a place and what an experience. We visited with family and had a fantastic time. The welcome was warm and the service outstanding. As a overseas visitor I truly felt very well looked after, the staff looked out for us, made sure we...More

1  Thank MaddieH3366
Reviewed 6 days ago

This place is an hour and a half from Cape Town and sits right on the beach.The setting is great especially if you get a place overlooking the sea and rocks but with effectively wooden planks for seating the comfort levels are low.A small bar...More

1  Thank recordable
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been wanting to visit this renowned restaurant for years and finally managed to get there on our recent trip to Capetown, we were not disappointed, the setting is incredible, the freshly caught fish and seafood were amazing and the service perfect for the...More

1  Thank Phillip H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hippie style, rustic, lunch venue with 10 courses. The setting is primitive in a positive manner just next to the beach in the shade of old fishing-nets. Service is in top but you have to be absolutely wild about fish to really enjoy this. Drinks...More

1  Thank HFranck63
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place ,perfect setting staff friendly and the food is fresh I found it just got to fishy at the end of my visit It’s the kind of place you can visit twice a year

1  Thank PieterM88
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Khoi san were the original strandlopers, feeding from the fruits of the sea. Then the Afrikaaner turned al fresco dining into a rough and ready ritualised artform. Sadly, maybe, this style of rustic life is being subsumed by the inevitable mass development of new...More

1  Thank postscript65
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Die Strandloper offers patrons an authentic food experience that celebrates the food of the West Coast. Patrons are served a 10 course meal which includes different types of local fish as well as West Coast delicacies. Bookings are essential as this is a very popular...More

Thank MischkeLC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've been here twice and loved it each time. Great staff and entertainment. (Well you may not understand the songs if you are not South African) but that's ok. A 10 course sea food lunch with one being a lamb stew. I think they are...More

Thank la_Sambo
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant serves a fixed menu of local seafood in an outdoor covered rustic setting. It's BYO without corkage charges and we were encouraged to bring soft and hard drinks. There's no table service but instead as each of ten courses is ready the large...More

1  Thank Daniel T
Reviewed January 11, 2018

We had dinner here in December with family. The food was excellent - especially the mussels and the fish curry. The only drawback is that there is a lot of loose sand which makes it hard for the elderly to walk about - the tables...More

1  Thank Hugh1944
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September 29, 2017|
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Response from Strandloper2013 | Property representative |
Hi Yes we are OPEN, we have never been closed, the previous posting must have us confused with another restaurant, please contact us at info@strandloper,com for any info regards Justin
August 6, 2017|
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Response from TimDearden | Reviewed this property |
Best to make one to avoid disappointment 😊
August 6, 2017|
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Response from L_M_Saggs | Reviewed this property |
Yes, pre-book! This gives them an idea of how much food to cook, and eliminates too much waste. It's an awesome experience!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Scenic view, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Langebaan Street, Langebaan, Saldanha Bay Municipality 7357, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Saldanha Bay Municipality  >  Langebaan
  • Phone Number: +27 22 772 2490
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