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“Mouth Watering!”
Review of The Fat Fish

The Fat Fish
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $9 - $22
Cuisines: Seafood
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Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Delivery, Reservations
Description: A funky, hip but stylish fish restaurant and tapas bar, Fat Fish takes tapas to a new gastronomic high. On Central Beach Plettenberg Bay, with great views of our beautiful bay
Stellenbosch, South Africa
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Mouth Watering!”
Reviewed October 8, 2013

I was very surprised by this restaurant. The food was amazing and the service very good. A must when you are in this part of the country.

Visited September 2013
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Cape town
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Worthy of a Michelin star!”
Reviewed October 8, 2013

This restaurant is in a good location, opposite the beach. Parking during the day(in season), could be a problem, but there is ample parking in the evening. The décor is contemporary and very easy on the eye.
From the moment you enter the restaurant, the maître d takes care of everything your heart desires! The food is so good. The ambience, from the lux levels, to the music and the service, no stone is left unturned! Enjoy.

  • Visited December 2012
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Level 5 Contributor
53 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Excellent food and great value”
Reviewed October 5, 2013

The menus were originally presented. The waiters excellent. the kitchen was very slow but we were on holiday so it didnt worry us. The best fish we had on our trip to South Africa. Cosy room with an open fire - ask for a table near it if its cold in Plet!

Visited September 2013
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Israel
Level 6 Contributor
110 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
“Delicious, nicely served, high quality, beach front”
Reviewed September 28, 2013

Perfect location, rich menu, nice live music, beach front, good service, delicious food, not expensive, beautiful location. What can i say more, to recommend this nice restaurant?

Visited September 2013
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Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
Level 6 Contributor
113 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“Good fishy lunch”
Reviewed September 28, 2013

We visited for lunch on a warm spring day and so sitting outside was perfect. Our waitress was brilliant and the battered fish and chips very good. The third person in our party had tapas but felt that everything was a bit too oily. Just to note that this restaurant can be inconsistent in the quality of food that it provides.

  • Visited September 2013
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