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Live Bait in Harbour House

Main Road | Kalk Bay Harbour, Kalk Bay 7975, South Africa
+27 21 788 5755
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (39 reviews)
“calamari” (41 reviews)
“line fish” (20 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Seafood, Sushi, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Main Road | Kalk Bay Harbour, Kalk Bay 7975, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 358 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Live Bait has moved to the old Polana premises under the original Harbour House . The new position for the famous restaurant is great and exciting . A window table makes you feel you are sitting on the rocks with waves splashing around you !...More

Thank 312659Cheary
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a gem in Kalk Bay, you eat while watching the Seals on the harbour. The service here is simply the best and the food out of this world. I had the sea food pasta, my wife had mussels and my son fried hake....More

Thank Kabelo M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There were four of us celebrating Heritage Day. Luckily we booked and had a table right next to the ocean. Two of us had the deep fried calamari which was very good and perfectly cooked but I wasn't too keen on the green pesto sauce....More

Thank Roy H
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

We came across this delightful restaurant by chance. Dinner was delicious; amazing sushi, prawns, fish tartare and the fish of the day, yellow tail. We sat overlooking the ocean watching whales in the bay. Good selection of wines, we particularly enjoyed Noble Nomad; he slept...More

Thank Clarabel18
HarbourHouseG, Manager at Live Bait in Harbour House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Clarabel18 Thank you very much for your review on TripAdvisor following your visit to Kalk Bay. The team aim to please and provide our guests with the best possible guest experience when dining with us. We pleased to hear that we achieved this on...More

Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Thank you Janine for making tonight so special, your service was impeccable! We loved the fish & chips and deep fried calamari. You have to try their malva pudding and chocolate tarte for dessert, yum!More

1  Thank 13ilsea
HarbourHouseG, Manager at Live Bait in Harbour House, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Dear 13ilsea Thank you very much for your review on TripAdvisor following your visit to Harbour House Kalk Bay. Hearing you had an good time brings great joy to our team and we can't thank you enough for choosing Harbour House as your location of...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017

Good simple menu, good fish dishes, nice relaxed vibe, good coffee and deserts, close to the harbour for short walks and viewing the sealsMore

Thank Stuart T
HarbourHouseG, Owner at Live Bait in Harbour House, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Dear Stuart T Thank you very much for your review on TripAdvisor following your visit to Kalk Bay. The team aim to please and provide our guests with the best possible guest experience when dining with us. We pleased to hear that we achieved this...More

Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Good food and good service. Hake is amazing. Hostess was very accommodating. We didn't have a booking. Nice starter breadMore

Thank ashlinn2017
HarbourHouseG, Manager at Live Bait in Harbour House, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

Dear ashlinn2017 Thank you very much for the great review on TripAdvisor. I am very pleased to hear you had an enjoyable experience at Harbour House Kalk Bay. We pride ourselves with great views, service and food. I hope there are many more visits and...More

Reviewed 30 August 2017

We had dinner at Live Bait, we loved the restaurant and the view and the Sushi was really good, the service was friendly and quite fast and our only regret was that we didnt go back for another meal.More

Thank Andrewschoeman
HarbourHouseG, Manager at Live Bait in Harbour House, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

Dear Andrewschoeman Thank you very much for your review on TripAdvisor following your visit to Kalk Bay. The team aim to please and provide our guests with the best possible guest experience when dining with us. We pleased to hear that we achieved this on...More

Reviewed 24 August 2017

Lovely lunch experience, best fish and chips in Cape Town, Lots of other delights on the menu. Very relaxed atmosphere. Good Service, Must book, always busy and nice vibe.beautiful ocean views. Great dining experience.More

Thank Delightful45
HarbourHouseG, Manager at Live Bait in Harbour House, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Dear Delightful45 Thank you very much for the great review on TripAdvisor. I am very pleased to hear you had an enjoyable experience at Live Bait Kalk Bay. We pride ourselves with great views, service and food. I hope there are many more visits and...More

Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

The best fish and chips in town with probably the best surround sea views. A must experience of the Kalkbay harbour and surrounds... here you can chat the time away enjoying good food and an authentic environment...a must go to!More

Thank Bernie V
HarbourHouseG, Manager at Live Bait in Harbour House, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Dear Bernie V Thank you very much for your review on TripAdvisor following your visit to Kalk Bay. The team aim to please and provide our guests with the best possible guest experience when dining with us. We pleased to hear that we achieved this...More

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Restaurant Details

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    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road | Kalk Bay Harbour, Kalk Bay 7975, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Kalk Bay
  • Phone Number: +27 21 788 5755
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